Don’t miss Caboolture Family Fun Day

Published 8:00am 9 August 2023

Don’t miss Caboolture Family Fun Day
Words by Kylie Knight

If you’re looking for an inexpensive alternative to a day at the EKKA, Caboolture Family Fun Day is just the event for you.

Head to Centenary Lakes Park on Monday, August 14, from 10am-4pm to enjoy free rides, stage shows, activities, showbags, markets, food stalls and more.

Moreton Bay City Council Mayor Peter Flannery says Caboolture Family Fun Day is a highlight on Council’s vibrant events calendar.

“This family-friendly program will bring a range of acts, from around Moreton Bay and wider, together to create an unforgettable experience for visitors and residents alike,” he says.

“We’re giving local talent the airtime they deserve and activating the already great outdoor space at Centenary Lakes to bring a day of affordable fun to our community.”

Councillor Adam Hain (Div 3) says forget spending hundreds at the Ekka, the Caboolture Family Fun Day doesn’t have to cost you a cent.

“Caboolture Family Fun Day is one of the region’s most loved, low-cost family events,” he says.

“It’s part of Council’s plan to bring vibrant events and better community connection to the people of Moreton Bay and, in turn, that’s helping boost our local economy.

“We’ll have lots of local talent on show, with everything from cheerleading to ice-cream eating competitions, and we welcome people from far and wide to visit the city and join in the fun.

“Bring your family and friends, embrace the festivities and help support local businesses and our vibrant city.”

Ray White Aspley Amusement Rides Zone

This year’s Caboolture Family Fun Day will feature more rides than ever before and best of all, the rides are FREE.

Here’s a list of the rides on offer:

  • Super Sizzler
  • Round Up
  • Sky Flyer
  • Giant slide
  • Merry Go Round
  • Skater
  • Rock wall
  • Tea Cups
  • Jumping castles
  • Inflatable slide
  • Chair O' Plane
  • Inflatable maze
  • Worm

Ausbuild Main Stage

Check out the Ausbuild Main Stage Program from 10am-4pm for a great line-up of entertainment and local talent.

Here’s the full entertainment program:

10.10am – Forever Dance Academy

10.40am – Johnny The Jester

11.20am – Ice cream eating competition

11.40am – Fad Cheer & Dance

12.10pm – Snake Boss

12.50pm – Ice cream eating competition

1.10pm – Grace Alexandra

1.50pm – Drace The Illusionist

2.40pm – Super Steph

3.30pm – Johanna & Jayden

*Program subject to change

Don’t miss Caboolture Family Fun Day

Free children’s activities

The Caboolture Sports Club Kids Zone will be full of fun for the little ones with everything from workshops, to craft activities, face painting and more.

Here’s what is on offer:

  • Sparky Doo Dah
  • Mad Hatters & Sweetie Pies
  • Tazzie Treasures
  • Old Mac Farms

Showbags

It’s not a show day without showbags. There will be a range of themed showbags from your favourite movies, TV shows and confectionery products.

Getting there

Caboolture Family Fun Day will be held at Centenary Lakes Park, Caboolture.

Parking is limited on-site but there is additional parking at Caboolture Town Square multi-storey car park and at Caboolture Train Station.

Accessible parking will be available directly opposite the entrance to the event adjacent to the Caboolture Tennis Club. Please show your Australian Disabled Parking Permit to the carpark marshals on entry who will direct you.

Access to Centenary Lakes for Caboolture Family Fun Day is via Riverview St.

Event details

When: Monday, August 14

Time: 10am-4pm

Where: Centenary Lakes Park, via Riverview St

Cost: entry is free

To find out more, head to the website

Event sponsors

Caboolture Family Fun Day is supported by Strategic Sponsors Moreton Alert, Ausbuild, UniSC, Brisbane Whale Watching, Village Motors and Pacific Harbour Golf and Country Club.

Major sponsor: City of Moreton Bay.

Main Stage sponsor: Ausbuild.

Rides sponsor: Ray White Aspley.

Kids Zone sponsor: Caboolture Sports Club.

Gold sponsors: Belgravia Leisure, Richardson & Wrench, Mark Ryan MP, Benevolent Society, Planet Fitness Morayfield and Caboolture, Absolute Security Screens and Blinds and Caboolture Satellite Hospital.

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