What's on for the kids on the Fraser Coast

Howard Mini Miners

When: Every Wednesday during school term from 9am till 11am.

Where: Howard State School at the Bill Sargent Hall, 108 William St, Howard.

What: Bring your tiny tot for a play date. Coffee and tea are supplied, but don't forget to pack a snack or two and water bottle for your child.

Cost: $2

Play with your kids

When: Tuesday and Thursday, between 9.30am and 11.30am.

Where: Hervey Bay Neighbourhood Centre, 22 Charles Street, Pialba.

What: Enjoy new activities every time with your child or children less than five years. An outside sandpit is also to be enjoyed.

Cost: $3 per family.

Youth group

When: Thursday (during term times), from 3.30pm

Where: Burrum District Community Centre, Steley St, Howard.

What: Schools kids can enjoy free play and activities at the youth group. Afternoon tea is provided.

Cost: $1 membership for the year.


Toy Library

When: Monday, Tuesday and Thursday 1pm to 4.30pm. Wednesday 10am to 4.30pm. Saturday from 9am to noon.

Where: Maryborough Toy & Special Needs Library, 239 Lennox Street, Maryborough.

What: Visit to pick a toy to borrow.

Cost: Free


Rattle and Rhyme

When: Every Thursday and Friday, at 10.30am and 9.30am respectively.

Where: Hervey Bay Library, 161 Old Maryborough Road, Pialba.

What: Mums and dads are invited to bring their little one for an enjoyable half hour of rhyme, songs and rattles.

Cost: Free.


Reading Group

When: Wednesday 9am, 10am and 11.30am.

Where: Maryborough Library, 127-129 Bazaar Street, Maryborough.

What: Bring your kindy aged child for an enjoyable reading session, hosted by a librarian. Enjoy songs, felt board activities and books.

Cost: Free.

If you have a What's On, contact Hannah Baker on hannah.baker@frasercoastchronicle.com.au.

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