10 ideas of what to do on Fraser Coast this weekend
Pier Park Markets
Where: Pier Park, Urangan
What: Pier markets operate every Saturday, with plenty of market stalls, fresh fruit, vegetables and entertainment on through the day.
School Holiday Fun
Where: Seafront Oval
What: Dinosaurs, fairies and kittens are taking over the Seafront Oval. Magical Park places augmented reality worlds into ordinary parks to encourage children to get outside, be active and enjoy the park.
Coast: Free entry
Bargain Book Sale
Where: Hervey Bay Community Centre
What: Thousands of preloved library stock and donations are available for avid booklovers to purchase at an incredibly low cost.
Hervey Bay Parkrun
Where: Lions Park, Charlton Esplanade
What: Parkrun held every Saturday from 7am - it's you against the clock in the 5km run. Be sure to register before your first run at parkrun.com.au.
Maryborough Heritage Walking Tour
Where: Maryborough City Hall
What: Dressed in full period costume, the guided tour will help you discover the iconic history of the portside town and how it has shaped the town to come.
Karaoke at Kondari
Where: Kondari Hotel
What: Karaoke from 7.30pm - feel free to have a try, even if you don't sing. Kids are welcome until 10pm.
Country, Rock & Blues Concert
Where: Z-PAC theatre, Zeyphr St
What: Enjoy a great afternoon of live music with a special guest each show. Licensed bar and hot snacks also available.
Motocross Race Day
When: Racing from 9am.
Where: Hervey Bay Motocross Club
What: Race Day 2 for the club - an exciting day filled with plenty of activities for the family, and the chance to see the region's best racers out on the track.
Where: Brolga Theatre
What: Relax by the river and take in the sounds of free live music from Dust and Kelly Cork. There'll be wood-fired pizzas, coffee and drinks service.
Sunday in the Park
Where: Scarness Park
What: The day will include live entertainment, market stalls, sausage sizzle, free Music and entertainment from local artists. Bring a chair or blanket along for a relaxing afternoon.
When: Saturday and Sunday, 10-11am
Where: Bunnings Hervey Bay
What: Kids take part in a variety of themed workshops like canvas art, woodwork, make your own slime or hula hoop. The workshops are hosted by the Bunnings workshop fairies.
Cost: Free, but booking essential. Go to the Bunnings Hervey Bay website to book.