Central Coast Community Events
Goats Family Festival
Venue: Koala Park (Delta Electricity), San Remo
When: Sunday, 7th April
GOATS Family Festival traditionally opens Youth Week on the Central Coast and is the biggest Youth Week event in the area. Come along for a great day out, with amusement rides, food and market stalls, entertainment and much more!
Annual Charity Quilt Show 2013
Venue: Wyong Race Club, Howarth Street, Wyong
When: Saturday - Sunday 13th-14th April
Time: 9:30am – 4:00pm both days
The Central Coast’s very own quilt exhibition and competition is being held again this year to raise funds for Cancer Care Services at Gosford and Wyong Hospitals.
Entry: Adults: $6, Children: $2s
The Gosford Regional Show
Venue: Gosford Showgrounds
When: Saturday 4th May 9am – 8pm, Sunday 5th May 9am – 4:30pm
Visitors to the Show will be able to see and enjoy a day packed full of entertainment, competitions, animals and more at this family-oriented event.
More information: http://www.gosfordregionalshow.com.au/
Buy Local Festival 2013
Venue: The Impact Centre, Chetwynd Rd, Erina.
When: Friday–Saturday, 24th-25th May
Businesses across the Central Coast will be uniting to showcase their products and services to encourage people to 'buy local'. The Buy Local Festival 2013 will be a two day event for businesses and the general community, showcasing the best the Central Coast has to offer.
For further enquires visit www.buylocalconnect.com.au/blf
Sea 101.3 Bay to Bay Fun Run
Venue: Woy Woy Waterfront.
When: Sunday 16th June.
Back again for another year, the 12km certified run will kick off from Woy Woy waterfront, through to Gosford Sailing Club. Find out more about the 12km fun run and half-marathon.
Details on how to register, FAQ’s and more at http://www.baytobay.org.au/
Newcastle / Hunter Community Events
Hunter Valley Steamfest Maitland
Venue: Maitland Railway Station
When: Saturday & Sunday 13th – 14th April.
Australia’s premier Festival of Steam will celebrate its 29th anniversary. Hunter Valley Steamfest, is again set to excite the crowds as the Maitland Railway Station precinct comes to life with the spirit of steam. Hunter Valley Steamfest has something to offer everyone.
For more information: www.steamfest.com.au
Rocky Trail Shimano MTB Grand Prix
Venue: James Estate Wines
When: Saturday 20th April
Come on tour with Rocky Trail's FAST and FURIOUS SHIMANO MTB Grand Prix Series. The 2012 SHIMANO MTB GP series is going to be epic – Rocky Trail doesn't just put on events, they bring you racing experiences!
Lovedale Long Lunch
Venue: Lovedale, NSW
When: Saturday & Sunday 18th – 19th May
Take part in the progressive style lunch where you can sample gourmet foods from local restaurants and fine wine from a selection of Lovedale wineries and vineyards.
For more information: www.lovedalelonglunch.com.au
Newcastle Panthers Giggle Ball 2013
Venue: Auditorium One
When: Saturday 25th May
Tickets: On sale 1 March 2013
Raising money for Camp Quality. At Camp Quality they are convinced that caring for children with cancer and their families goes far beyond medication and technology.
For further enquires visit: newcastle.panthers.com.au/Entertainment/Gala_Events/Giggle_Ball_2013