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Laidley Heritage Weekend

Saturday 21st April 8:00am - 3:00pm

At  Laidley Pioneer Village, Pioneer Street, Laidley & Das Neumann Haus, Patrick Street, Laidley

Cost: Free or by donation depending on venue

info@visitlockyer.com.au

1300 005 872

http://www.luvyalockyer.com.au

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Explore the German heritage of the Valley at Das Neumann Haus and see artefacts from pioneering days at Laidley Pioneer Village & Museum.

Plus, book now for the Who, Why, How and Where of Family Research session at Laidley Library on Saturday 21 April, 10am - 11.30am. Learn all about the early pioneers of Laildey and how to search and access records. Book at the Laidley Library P: 5462 0351. 

Das Neumann Haus

ENTRY IS FREE, 9am-3pm Saturday and Sunday

 - Experience the German heritage of the Lockyer Valley

 - FREE entry to the house museum - explore and see what life was like for the German migrants in the late 1800s

 - Delicious homemade treats from Annie's Place Coffee Shoppe

Saturday

  • Market stalls
  • Music by Vintage Gold
  • Museum open with FREE entry
  • Horse and carriage rides 9am – 1pm*

Sunday

  • Children's show with Memphis Moovers
  • Music by Vintage Gold
  • Face painting
  • Jumping castle
  • Highland dancing
  • Clydesdale display
  • Gem display and fossicking for the kids
  • Lockyer Valley Circus Arts workshops
  • Children’s activities

Laidley Pioneer Village Museum

Established on 24th September 1972 Cnr Drayton and Pioneer Streets Laidley

ENTRY by donation, 8am-3pm Saturday and Sunday

Saturday

  • Musicians breakfast from 8am
  • Light Horse Troop static display
  • Face painting
  • Ipswich Small Engines display
  • Vintage car and motorcycle display
  • Working blacksmith
  • Vintage hay baler and corn husker operating
  • Sheep shearing
  • The Range Carriage Club event/activities
  • Ipswich Small Engines
  • Spinners and Weavers display
  • Lockyer Valley Circus Arts Workshops
  • Lockyer Valley Highland Dancers, 12pm and 1pm
  • The Aussie Adventures Show with The Kangagang at 11am and 12.30pm

Sunday

  • Musicians Breakfast from 8am
  • Horse and carriage rides 9am – 1pm* - $3 per seat
  • Entertainment from 10am
  • Ipswich Small Engines display
  • Vintage car rides and display
  • Light Horse Troop static display
  • Spinners and Weavers display
  • And more for families to see and do

*cost applies

 

So head to Laidley for the weekend and celebrate the Heritage of the Valley with us.

**Program subject to change

Horse drawn carriage rides

Horse drawn carriage rides

Spinners and Weavers, Laidley Pioneer Village & Museum

Spinners and Weavers, Laidley Pioneer Village & Museum

Sheep Shearing

Sheep Shearing - it still happens in the Lockyer Valley!

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