Search:



Grand finale to Hills Festival

Posted: 5am 19 May 2021

Four weeks of events showcasing the Hills District will culminate in colour and entertainment during Hills Carnival on May 29.

The event is the grand finale for the Hills Festival, a celebration of the district which takes in Arana Hills, Bunya, Draper, Everton Hills, Ferny Hills and Albany Creek.

It is on at George Willmore Park from noon to 7pm. Entry is free.

Cr Matt Constance (Div 10) says the Hills Festival party has lasted the entire month of May.

“The festival culminates with the Hills Carnivale a fiesta of food, family and fun as well as a fireworks spectacular not to be missed,” Cr Constance says.

“The music line-up offers something for everyone in the family and roving entertainment and workshops will keep the kids entertained. I promise it’s the best free fun for your family before the winter months hit, so come and join the party.

“The only costs are the amusement rides, at the bargain price of $2 a go. So, this is a lot better value than the Ekka.”

Family fun event

Moreton Bay Region Industry and Tourism Chairman Shane Newcombe says Hills Carnivale is a great family event, with plenty of on offer for all ages to enjoy.

“The packed program is split between two stages, with one stage catering just for the little ones in the designated Kids Zone,” Mr Newcombe says.

There they will find $2 amusement rides, workshops and games, and roving entertainers.

“Parents can wander through dozens of lifestyle markets and multicultural food stalls, while enjoying the talents of local musical acts. It will be a lovely way to spend the afternoon.”

The fireworks finale is at 7pm.

Hills Festival is proudly presented by Moreton Bay Region Industry and Tourism in partnership with Moreton Bay Regional Council, with the assistance of silver sponsor Keperra Golf Club and media partners B105.

For more details, visit hillsfestival.com.au

Share

Trending

Suttons Beach now accessible to all

What started as a simple trial on Bribie Island has become a life-changing success story that’s getting rolled out across the Moreton Bay Region.…

Skin in the game

According to Packer Leather’s Lindsay Packer, constantly evolving is the key to business survival even in a global pandemic. It’s something this family business has done since 1891.…

More you might like:

Trending

Local News   •   20-1-2022  •   Ashleigh Howarth

Winner encourages others to enter prestigious art competition

Artist BJ Murphy took out the coveted prize on his first entry. Now he is encouraging others to submit their favourite pieces. Find out more here …

Local News   •   20-1-2022  •   Kylie Knight

Top 10 breeds, names in Moreton Bay Region

Forget baby names … what are residents of the Moreton Bay Region calling their dogs and cats? There’s one name that tops the list for both.…

Local News   •   20-1-2022  •   Kylie Knight

Charges dropped against former mayor

Charges against former Moreton Bay Regional Council Mayor Allan Sutherland have been dropped this morning during a brief hearing in Brisbane Magistrate’s Court.…

Local News   •   19-1-2022  •   Kylie Knight

Sneak peek at Queensland’s second Gold’s Gym

We take a look inside Gold’s Gym at Kippa-Ring, which will open its doors at 9am tomorrow and meet the team. It’s massive, with the latest equipment and fitness options for everyone. …

Local News   •   19-1-2022  •   Jodie Powell

Work on Youngs Crossing Road flood fix starts this year

Work is scheduled to start later this year on a bridge for Youngs Crossing Road. Find out what’s happening……

Local News   •   19-1-2022  •   Ashleigh Howarth

Iconic musical to wow audiences

ONE of the world’s longest-running musicals will be thrust back into the spotlight for Moreton Bay residents to enjoy this February. Find out what show will be performed here…

Your free local community newspaper, home delivered fortnightly.

Read Latest Edition

Close