Back to Nambour Weekend

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  • Location: Nambour, Nambour 4560 Queensland

What do Kevin Rudd, Wayne Swan, Billy Slater, Jon Coghill, Sam Atwell, Bindi Irwin, Clint Robinson and Ashley Noffke all have in common...?  Nambour - the heart of the Sunshine Coast hinterland, and the birthplace of talent - would like to invite all those who've ever worked, lived or played in the town to the Back to Nambour Weekend

Dance, Music, markets, Cabaret, Creative Workshops, Family Activities & Games, Heritage Tours...

downloadable: 'Back to Nambour Weekend' Flyer

back to Nambour festival markets

Friday August 8 5 to 9 pm
Friday Night Market

View and purchase unique creations, visually experience indigenous artworks, local crafts, a fashion parade and feast on delicious foods. Be entertained by The Black Bows String Quartet and Kel de Zac...
a slice of Fiesta!

Saturday August 9 4 to 9 pm
Saturday Night Food Fest and Wine Bar…

Taste, sample and experience the delectable smorgasbord of gourmet foods and wines…pick up a few cooking tips and take home some exotic treats …soul and contemporary rock vibes by Barry Charles. Savour the sounds and taste the life!

Friday August 8 8.00pm & Saturday August 9 2pm & 8 pm
Dangerous Curves
Reckless adventure, passion and freedom! Three women and a tank full of petrol let loose on the highways and byways! An original cabaret production that follows three glamorous women as they escape Brisbane and drive north. Join Rainee Skinner, Glenda O'Sullivan and Marita Schlink on their hilarious musical journey. It's dangerous curves and emergency stopping beds on their way to Kevin and Wayne's heartland. What better place for an epiphany than Nambour High School. Find your inner Nambour!
Also featuring Sam Saunders and Roger Peters and the SCADA dancers.
Tickets: Adults $32 Conc. $26 Nambour Civic Centre Box Office 5475 7777

Back to Nambour Festival in the park
Quota Park, Mathew Street
Saturday August 9 11.00am to 4pm

all day entertainment
Calypso Carnivale Street Music 11.00am - 12.00pm
Musicians and dancers roving from Council Chambers through town
ending up at Quota Park
Gubbi Gubbi - Lyndon Davis 10.30am - 11.00am
Opening Ceremony and Performance - Amphitheatre
Emerging Artists 11.00am - 12.00pm
Liam Brew 12.00pm to 12.30pm
Mishelle Bradford Jones 12.30pm - 1.15pm Amphitheatre
Roving musicians and dancers 1.30pm - 2.00pm
Story Telling Sponsors Tent All Day
Calypso Carnivale Street Music 3.30pm - 4.00pm back through town

Beading and Crystals
Hula Hooping
Cartooning workshops
Hip Hop Dance

an amazing all day childrens festival
Sound Playground
Roving MC and Entertainers
Table Tennis
ET - Circus Skills
Pix - Clowning
Plaster Painting
Face Painting
Hug Patrol

a community event
Friday 8th & Saturday 9th August 2008
Quota Park & Centenary Square

general information: Peter 0417 620 828


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