Cobb & Co Festival Ball, Yuleba Memorial Hall, Yuleba, Saturday 17 August, 7pm Come along dressed in period costume or your finest ball gown or suit to celebrate the opening of the Cobb & Co Festival in Yuleba. The Belle, Beau and Princess of the Ball will be announced on the night. The evening will include supper & a licensed bar, lucky door prize, Monte Carlo & much more! For more information and bookings visit www.cobbandcofestival.com.au
Roma Saleyards Tour, Roma Saleyards, Tuesday 6 August, 8.30am Join a guided tour of the largest saleyards in the southern hemisphere where local graziers teach you all about the local cattle industry and watch live as auctioneers demonstrate their fast-paced skills. Up to 14,000 head of cattle can be sold through the complex in one day.
St Paul’s Anglican Church Windows Tour, St Paul’s Church, Roma, Tuesday 20 August, 9.30am—11.30am
Come and join a guided tour of the beautiful windows of St Paul’s where you can see an array of outstanding stained glass and leadlight windows which can be viewed across many styles in the window panels.
Injune Creative Odyssey, Injune Hall, Friday 17 & Saturday 18 August Two fantastic days filled with 21 creative workshops by seven professional tutors. For more details and to regis-ter, check out the Injune’s Creative Odyssey Facebook page.
The Big Rig Night Show Sunset Tour, The Big Rig, Roma, Friday 16, Monday 19 & Wednesday 21 August, 5pm
Join us on a sunset tour to the EMSCO Rig and enjoy some ‘really’ good regional port or juice whilst hearing the stories of yesteryear. As the sun sets relax and sit back under the outback skies as you are taken on a 35 minute light and sound journey to learn of the entertaining trials and triumphs of early industry men and women in Roma.
ABBA & Bee Gees Tribute Show, The Club Hotel Motel, Roma, Friday 16 August, A special two hour tribute show to ABBA and the Bee Gees. Purchase your tickets at The Club Hotel for $30 before Friday or for $50 at the door and on the day.
Food Truck Friday, The Big Rig Parklands, Roma, Saturday 17 August, 4pm – 7pm Roma’s very own version of Eat Street located in the tranquil surrounds of The Big Rig Parklands. This family friendly community event will feature Bessie’s Ice-Cream Bus, Café 54 Tucker Truck, Royal Kitchen on Wheel and many specialty food stalls. There will also be face painting and live entertainment.
Surat Clay Target Club Monthly Shoot, Surat Clay Target Club, Saturday 17 August, 10am All are welcome to the Surat Clay Target Club’s Monthly Shoot where there will be 100 mixed targets.
Darling Downs Rugby Union Qualifying Semi Final, Gallas Fox Park, Roma, Saturday 17 August, 12pm Head on down to Gallas Fox park for the Qualifying Semi Final where there will be 3 games of rugby. Entry is $5 per person and there will be a BBQ and bar and live music until late.
Endeavour Angels Bingo, Roma Cultural Centre, Sunday 18 August, 1pm Come along for a great afternoon of fun and entertainment and try your luck with the jackpot. For more details please call Juanita on 0421 364 229.
The Big Rig – Oil Patch Guided Tour, The Big Rig, Monday 19 – Friday 23 August, 2pm Come along and join a tour guide as they bring the stories of The Big Rig Oil Patch to life. Self-guided tours are also available from 8.30am – 5.00pm weekdays and 9.00am – 3.00pm on weekends.
Live Entertainment – Stuart Sloan, The Commonwealth Hotel, Friday 16 & Saturday 17 August, 8pm
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