Community Events

2017 – 2018

  • Ladybird Days for Country Seniors:
    • Held twice a year in different locations in June and December.
  • Dragonfly Health and Wellness Retreat for Country Women:
    • The 2018 Retreat is being held in either March or April.

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February, March, April:

  • Farm Fantastic:
    • 2 – 4 March 2018
    • Farm Fantastic is an international trade show which will be held for a period of three days in Caboolture, Australia. This expo will give prime importance to all kinds of products and services related to industries like food and beverage, travel and tourism, agriculture, entertainment and household consumables.
    • Leading experts related to these industries will attend this event and will give visitors scope to improve and enhance their knowledge. Farm Fantastic will also bring forward all kinds of motorcycles, caravans as well as household appliances.
    • View the website for more information: www.farmfantastic.com.au
  • International Women’s Day:
    • Thursday 8 March 2018
    • Organise a fund-raising event and donate to the charity, Downs & West Community Support, as they offer assistance to individuals and families living and working in rural and remote areas of Queensland.
  • National Volunteer Week 2018:
    • 21 – 27 May 2018
    • See website for details.

May and June:

  • CRT FarmFest – Queensland’s Premier Field Days:
    • 5 – 7 June 2018
    • 11465 Warrego Highway, Kingsthorpe, Queensland

July and August:

September and October:

  • QRRRWN Conference 2018:
    • Date and Venue to be confirmed.
  • International Day of Rural Women:
    • 15 October (each year)
    • The United Nations’ (UN) International Day of Rural Women celebrates and honours the role of rural women. It recognizes rural women’s importance in enhancing agricultural and rural development worldwide.
    • Organise a fund-raising event and donate to the charity, Downs & West Community Support, as they offer assistance to individuals and families living and working in rural and remote areas of Queensland.

November and December:

  • Retired Farmers Christmas Celebration:
    • Date to be confirmed
    • November or December
    • Invitation only
  • Spirit of Christmas celebration:
    • Date and Locations to be confirmed.