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No matter your tastes, there are a number of events coming up in the region that you are sure to be interested in:

  • Date: Saturday 13 July 2019 Location: Gatton Shire Hall - 52 North Street, Gatton Queensland 4343 Description: The annual Christmas in July lunch and social is on again! So dust off the boots, bring out the jeans or flowing skirts and make tracks to Gatton! Tickets are now on sale andmust be pre-purchased by 30 June. Dances start at 11am - all dances are by request - submit your list of dances when making y... Read more
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  • Date: Thursday 18 July 2019 Location: Gatton Show Grounds, Spencer St, Gatton Description: QUEENSLAND DAIRY SHOWCASE -DAIRY SECTION – GATTON SHOW This year will be a true showcase of what the Dairy Industry has to offer in Queensland and continues to be proudly sponsored by Richmond Dairies, Limestone Dental Group and a line-up of other sponsors. 2019 marks the 10th year of the Queens... Read more
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  • Date: Friday 19 July 2019 Location: Gatton Show Grounds, Spencer St, Gatton Description: Local Ag Show, with entertainment for all the family, please follow the Facebook page for programs, updates and more. www.gattonshowsociety.com.au Read more
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  • Date: Saturday 20 July 2019 Location: Gatton Show Grounds, Spencer St, Gatton Description: Local Ag Show, with entertainment for all the family, please refer to the website. www.gattonshowsociety.com.au Read more
    2019-07-20 09:00:00
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  • Date: Saturday 20 July 2019 Location: 9 Birghtview Road, Glenore Grove QLD 4342 Description: Glenore Grove Dance is having Christmas in July. Enjoy a fun filled night full of dancing and a live performance from Joy Times. You can also enjoy a dinner that will be provided. $25 fee that includes dancing. Arrive at 5:30pm - Eat 6:00pm - Dance the rest of the night from 7:30pm Read more
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  • Date: Saturday 20 July 2019 Location: Gatton Shire Hall 52 North St, Gatton QLD 4343 Description: The Gandep Project is a not-for-profit infrastructure project in central north Papua New Guinea. Gandep is a multi-tribal training centre located on the Ramu River flood plain. Stage one of the project is to reopen an airstrip and trade-route which have degraded over time. The project will support t... Read more
    2019-07-20 18:00:00
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  • Date: Saturday 27 July 2019 Location: Ma Ma Creek Community Centre, 830 Gatton-Clifton Rd, Ma Ma Creek Description: Come along & enjoy our Exhibition day with a country show atmosphere. All the attractions to keep the adults happy whilst the kids have fun! Market stalls plus a varitey of wholesome food & drinks available. We're run by locals so why not come out to support our event & you'll be sure to... Read more
    2019-07-27 09:00:00
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  • Date: Sunday 28 July 2019 Location: Cahill Park Sports Complex 64 Buaraba Street, Gatton, QLD, 4343 Description: A great family day out full of activties for kids. Entry from 7am with a trophy presentation from 12pm. Enjoy Bacon and Egg burgers available from arrival, lunch is at the club from 11am which includes deals for clubs! There is a $100 prize for the best represented car club. There will be a display ... Read more
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  • Date: Thursday 1 August 2019 Location: Gatton Showgrounds Description: World Cup Showjumping. Free public entry. Food and Trade stalls. Read more
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  • Date: Friday 2 August 2019 Location: Gatton Showgrounds Description: World Cup Showjumping. Free public entry. Food and Trade stalls. Read more
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  • Date: Friday 2 August 2019 Location: Gatton Skate Park, Western Drive, Gatton Description: Come and Explore the Lockyer Valley and head to the Skate Titans Gatton.They've got the park lit up for Friday night and there will be Game of Skate and the next day the Skate Titans contest will rock on Saturday! For all the up to date information, visit the Skate Titan's page Read more
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  • Date: Saturday 3 August 2019 Location: Gatton Showgrounds Description: World Cup Showjumping. Free public entry. Food and Trade stalls. Read more
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  • Date: Saturday 3 August 2019 Location: Gatton Skate Park, Western Drive, Gatton Description: Come and Explore the Lockyer Valley and head to the Skate Titans Gatton.They've got the park lit up for Friday night for the Game of Skate and and then on Saturday the Skate Titans contest will rock the skate park! For all the up to date information, visit the Skate Titan's page. Read more
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  • Date: Sunday 4 August 2019 Location: Gatton Showgrounds Description: World Cup Showjumping. Free public entry. Food and Trade stalls. Read more
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  • Date: Thursday 8 August 2019 Location: Gatton Shire Hall - 52 North Street, Gatton Queensland 4343 Description: The Blue Care Book Sale is one not to miss! Imagine a 500 seat venue filled with books of every type imaginable. From cuisine to pet care, from mystery to biographies - it's all there laid out for you to browse. Bring a bag with you to fill for a donation. Ample parking behind Target, enter off Spen... Read more
    2019-08-08 07:00:00
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  • Date: Friday 9 August 2019 Location: Gatton Shire Hall - 52 North Street, Gatton Queensland 4343 Description: The Blue Care Book Sale is one not to miss! Imagine a 500 seat venue filled with books of every type imaginable. From cuisine to pet care, from mystery to biographies - it's all there laid out for you to browse. Bring a bag with you to fill for a donation. Ample parking behind Target, enter off Spen... Read more
    2019-08-09 07:00:00
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  • Date: Friday 9 August 2019 Location: Cottones Restaurant, 10 Railway Street, Gatton Description: The Lockyer Community Centre is holding a Trivia Night to raise funds to support their programs, and have a great night out at the same time. You can enter as an individual or gather some friends, family or workmates and enter as a team. Great prizes on offer. Bookings now open on 5462 3355. Read more
    2019-08-09 18:00:00
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  • Date: Saturday 10 August 2019 Location: Gatton Shire Hall - 52 North Street, Gatton Queensland 4343 Description: Final day of the Blue Care Book Sale! Bargains galore, BYO bags to help out. Read more
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  • Date: Saturday 10 August 2019 Location: Gatton & District Historical Society, Freemans Rd, Gatton Description: The annual Tractor Trek is on! Keep an eye out of the road as the parade of tractors ambles past you. Give a beep on the horn and a wave out the window. This group proudly prepares the tractors for this trek around the region and delights in your attention. So don't hold back! Based at the Gatton &a... Read more
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  • Date: Sunday 11 August 2019 Location: Gatton & District Historical Society, Freemans Rd, Gatton Description: The annual Tractor Trek is on! Keep an eye out of the road as the parade of tractors ambles past you. Give a beep on the horn and a wave out the window. This group proudly prepares the tractors for this trek around the region and delights in your attention. So don't hold back! Based at the Gatton &a... Read more
    2019-08-11 09:00:00
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  • Date: Saturday 17 August 2019 Location: Ferrari Park, Whites Road, Laidley Description: 5 hours of live entertainment, food trucks, healing hub, intl market, living history and much more. For more informations, find us on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/groups/sotvevents.inc/ Read more
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  • Date: Saturday 31 August 2019 Location: Fifteen Mile Rd, Murphys Creek, 4352, QLD, Australia Description: Barrels, Bulls & Music Gates open at 8am Rodeo starts at 10am Fifteen mile Road, Murphy’s Creek road BYO Chair (Optional), BYO swags (camping available) Everybody welcome Live entertainment Food & Licensed bar NO ESKIES PERMITTED For more information call Gaye De Ruyter 0417 633 0... Read more
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  • Date: Saturday 7 September 2019 Location: Mulgowie Cricket Grounds, Mulgowie Description: The 2019 Mulgowie Gift is fast approaching.The event will run on Saturday the September 7, 2019 at the Mulgowie Cricket Ground, Laidley Mulgowie RoadMulgowie 4341. Make sure you get your nominations in. Download Entry FormDownload Performance Update Form EVENT ENTRY FEE PRIZE HEATS FIN... Read more
    2019-09-07 11:00:00
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  • Date: Saturday 7 September 2019 - Sunday 8 September 2019 Location: Gatton Showgrounds, Spencer Street, Gatton 4343 Description: On the Relay weekend we all come together to celebrate, remember and fight back against cancer. Form a team of up to 15 people and set a goal to raise $100 per team member.Teams set up campsites around the track and take turns to keep a baton moving from 3pm Saturday until 9am Sunday.Lots of fun for... Read more
    2019-09-07 15:00:00
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  • Date: Thursday 12 September 2019 - Saturday 14 September 2019 Location: Laidley CBD, Patrick Street, Laidley Description: The Laidley Spring Festival kicks off on Thursday with fantasticfeatures suitable for everyone! This year's festival is building to be three days of events where we celebrate all things Spring! On Thursday 12 September, the festivalcommences with the stunning Quilt and Craft Expo, the beautiful Spr... Read more
    2019-09-12 09:00:00
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  • Date: Friday 13 September 2019 Location: Mulgowie Hotel, 106 Mulgowie Road, Mulgowie Description: A great night out with the Mulga bull ride and entertainment until late with Mik OBerle.The Mulga Bullride is on again Friday June 21st 2019.Gates Open 6pm -Bulls Buck 7.00pm -Mik Oberle 9.00pm to 11.30pm -Last Drinks 11.30pmStrictly no ID, no entry. Food available 6pm - 10pm. No BYO alcohol - bag s... Read more
    2019-09-13 18:00:00
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  • Date: Saturday 28 September 2019 Location: Lockyer Indoor Equestrian Centre & Gatton Showground Woodlands Road, Gatton Description: Bring the family to the Historic Truck and Tractor Show. Check out the vintage and classic trucks, featuring the Mac truck display, show trucks, buses, tractors, engines and more. Don't miss the Grand Parade, browse the trade stands and stalls. Food and drink is available for sale on the day. Satur... Read more
    2019-09-28 08:00:00
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  • Date: Thursday 3 October 2019 - Saturday 5 October 2019 Location: Gatton Shire Hall 52 North St, Gatton QLD 4343 Description: Come along to the Blue Care Book sale Thursday 03-10-2019: 7am- 5pm Friday 04-10-2019: 7am - 5pm Saturday 05-10-2019: 8am - 1pm Read more
    2019-10-03 07:00:00
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  • Date: Friday 4 October 2019 Location: Lockyer Valley Turf Club, Burgess Park, Spencer St, Gatton Description: Visit the Lockyer Turf Club to experience the warm hospitality and fun of a country race meet. The Club hasa proud history of delivering true country style horse races. As a country turf club, we have a committed volunteer team who make each race day very special. All our races are shown on Sky Rac... Read more
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  • Date: Saturday 5 October 2019 Location: Gatton Showgrounds, Spencer Street, Gatton 4343 Description: Lights on the Hill Memorial Convoy Weekend will be held at the Gatton Show Groundson 5th October & Lake Apex Park 6th October. (Queens Birthday Long Weekend for Qld). The Convoy will once again be held on Saturday the 5th October and the Memorial service on Sunday the 6th October 2019. If you ... Read more
    2019-10-05 09:00:00
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  • Date: Sunday 13 October 2019 Location: Murphys Creek Grounds, Jessie Lane, Murphys Creek. 4352 Description: QLD's biggest Chilli Festival!! ?Sunday, Oct 13, 2019?10-4pm?Free Family Fun?Free Parking ?Free Entertainment ?Beer Garden 11am?Australia’s Best Chilli Companies Sampling and Selling everything ??Chilli Chocolate Challenge 3pm?Pet Friendly?World Food Trucks(And yes there’s non chilli food also, ... Read more
    2019-10-13 10:00:00
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  • Date: Saturday 26 October 2019 Location: Laidley Show Grounds Crn of Cooper & Hayes St Laidley Description: All things bikes available. for sites please contact us on the given number Read more
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  • Date: Sunday 27 October 2019 Location: Lockyer Valley Cultural Centre, Lake Apex Drive, Gatton Description: Reading, massages, crystals, reiki, jewellery, soy candles, essential oils, fashion, linen and more. Entry $2.00 Read more
    2019-10-27 09:00:00
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  • Date: Sunday 27 October 2019 Location: Railway Street, Helidon Description: The Celtic Festival of Queensland is a celebration of all things Celti and an opportunity to come and learn about your Celtric heritage and have fun at the same time. The festival is a free entry event and will run from 10am til 3pm. Food and drinks are available to purchase on there will be plenty ... Read more
    2019-10-27 10:00:00
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  • Date: Friday 1 November 2019 Location: Stockyard Creek Community Hall, 111 Stockyard Creek Rd, Stockyard Off Flagstone Creek Rd. Description: The exhibition follows the Lockyer in the Wild Nature Photography Competition and features the winning photos and best in competition photos of the amazing diversity of native flora, fauna and fungi of the Lockyer Valley. The winner awrds and prizes are presented at the exhibition, which is combined... Read more
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  • Date: Friday 1 November 2019 Location: Gatton Shire Hall, North Street, Gatton Description: Join us for the annual Christmas in the Country Art and Craft Show. Tick off some Christmas shopping, or perhaps treat yourself. There will be plenty of fresh vegetables to choose from and the cafe will be fully stocked to sit and enjoy a cuppa. Over 90 quality stalls to browse & buy from! ... Read more
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  • Date: Saturday 2 November 2019 Location: Gatton Shire Hall, North Street, Gatton Description: Join us for the annual Christmas in the Country Art and Craft Show. Tick off some Christmas shopping, or perhaps treat yourself. There will be plenty of fresh vegetables to choose from and the cafe will be fully stocked to sit and enjoy a cuppa. Over 90 quality stalls to browse & buy from! ... Read more
    2019-11-02 09:00:00
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  • Date: Tuesday 5 November 2019 Location: Laidley Showgrounds Description: A week to meet friends with sining, music and fun. Food available. Camping + meals MUST be booked Read more
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  • Date: Wednesday 6 November 2019 Location: Laidley Showgrounds Description: A week to meet friends with sining, music and fun. Food available. Camping + meals MUST be booked Read more
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  • Date: Thursday 7 November 2019 Location: Laidley Showgrounds Description: A week to meet friends with sining, music and fun. Food available. Camping + meals MUST be booked Read more
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  • Date: Friday 8 November 2019 Location: Laidley Showgrounds Description: A week to meet friends with sining, music and fun. Food available. Camping + meals MUST be booked Read more
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  • Date: Saturday 9 November 2019 Location: Laidley Showgrounds Description: A week to meet friends with sining, music and fun. Food available. Camping + meals MUST be booked Read more
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  • Date: Sunday 10 November 2019 Location: Laidley Showgrounds Description: A week to meet friends with sining, music and fun. Food available. Camping + meals MUST be booked Read more
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  • Date: Monday 11 November 2019 Location: Laidley Showgrounds Description: A week to meet friends with sining, music and fun. Food available. Camping + meals MUST be booked Read more
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  • Date: Tuesday 12 November 2019 Location: Laidley Showgrounds Description: A week to meet friends with sining, music and fun. Food available. Camping + meals MUST be booked Read more
    2019-11-12 00:00:00
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  • Date: Wednesday 13 November 2019 Location: Laidley Showgrounds Description: A week to meet friends with sining, music and fun. Food available. Camping + meals MUST be booked Read more
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  • Date: Saturday 16 November 2019 Location: Gatton Showgrounds Description: One of the BEST Speedway Tracks in Queensland.Meetings run from 11am (Karts and Classics) till 4pmthen 4:30pm till 10pm for large car classes. Gates open from 8:30amEntry Price: Adults - $25, Pensioners and Students - $15 ea, Kids 12 and UNDER are FREE.Entry to Pits is $10 per person OVER 16, if yo... Read more
    2019-11-16 12:00:00
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Visitor Centre

Lake Apex Visitor Information 
Centre (Gatton)

Lockyer Valley Cultural Centre
34 Lake Apex Drive
Gatton 4343

Phone: +61 7 5466 3426

Opening Hours:
Monday to Friday
8.30am - 5.00pm
Saturday and Sunday
8.30am - 4.30pm

We are closed Christmas Day,
Boxing Day and Good Friday.

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