March is filled with opportunities for you to have a great time in the Scenic Rim. Whether you want to go on a magnificent guided walking experience, have a night at the local theatre, immerse yourself in a country show or even plan your perfect Scenic Rim wedding, we’ve got an event for you! Here’s your guide to what’s on in March in the Scenic Rim.
Pig Day Out on Tommerup’s Farm.
Tommerup’s farm larder will be open and stocked with their milk fed, free range heritage breed pork – traditional wood-smoked bacon, leg ham, kabana and gourmet sausages. Bring your esky and stock up!
Autumn orchid and foliage show.
Be inspired and grow your orchid collection at the Beaudesert Districts Orchid and Foliage Society Autumn Orchid and Foliage Show. You can purchase plants and accessories and hear a guest speaker talk about basics for growing orchids.
Kerry Valley Blue Tree Project.
Celebrate the Kerry Valley Blue Tree Project with an afternoon of entertainment at Kerry Memorial Hall. The people behind the project want to thank the community and beyond for the support shown for their project aiming to reach out to those experiencing mental health issues.
O’Reilly’s Bird Week.
Flock to O’Reilly’s Rainforest Retreat for Autumn Bird Week from Sunday March 10 to Friday March 15, 2019.
A precursor to the larger internationally renowned O’Reilly’s Bird Week held each November, Autumn Bird Week is a relaxed experience ideal for beginner bird watchers hoping to see the unique birds of Lamington National Park in a small group.
There are regattas the first 3 Saturdays of March at the beautiful Lake Wyaralong! The regatta action for the month of March culminates in the exciting GPS Head of the River Rowing Championships on 16 March.
Spectator entry is free and Lake Wyaralong has walking and cycling tracks and beautiful picnic spots.
Bring cash to to purchase food and drinks, stop to check out the nearby towns of Beaudesert or Boonah on your way to or from the regatta and stop in at The Overflow Estate 1895 just down the road from all the rowing action.
Introduction to Life Drawing.
Stay on the beautiful Tamborine Mountain for a three-day creative workshop with renowned local artist Gaye Dell.
Each participant will leave the mountain with a feeling of serenity, a smile, some know-how and pieces of art they have created.
Packages are inclusive of accommodation.
On the Edge Events.
Join the folk from On the Edge Events for the first Gravity Enduro series to be held in the Scenic Rim.
The event will be held in Kooralbyn, with five timed runs and plenty of time for transitioning through the Kooralbyn trails.
Test yourself on one of the best Gravity Enduro courses in Queensland.
Head to Tamborine Mountain for a two-day creative writing workshop on how to write your life story.
Award-winning author Marisa Parker will host the workshop, and accommodation is included in the package.
BAMS War of the Worlds
Join BAMS Theatre Inc. for The War of the Worlds: The 1938 Radio Script live on stage.
It features the pre-show The Music of the ‘30s with The Bamettes singers.
Enjoy cabaret-style seating, a full bar and cheese platters available to pre-order.
Shows are on the following dates:
Tamborine Mountain Show.
Come along for a great day of competitions, exhibits, vintage cars, horses and dogs.
Mason Rack Band will take you into the night, there’ll be great food and the bar will be open.
Mt Maroon moon rise hike. Photo: Mt Barney Lodge.
Imagine the view from the Mt Maroon summit on a clear full-moon night. You can experience it for yourself through the Moon Rise on Maroon guided walk with Mt Barney Lodge.
This is a great walk for fit and determined hikers, and takes five to seven hours return from Mt Barney Lodge.
The Scenic Rim.
Treat yourself with a short break in the Scenic Rim and learn its secrets from the locals on the Secrets of the Scenic Rim walking tour with interNATIONAL PARKtours.
Stretching south-west of Brisbane, this arc of sweeping ranges, river valleys, lush rainforests and quaint country towns is the perfect city antidote.
Weddings at Canungra Valley Vineyards
Join O’Reilly’s Canungra Valley Vineyards for their annual Wedding Open Day
Visit their stunning property and view their four wedding venues with event organisers and preferred suppliers on hand to answer questions from the bride and groom to be.
Stay for lunch for a 20 per cent discount on all food and wine.
April EVENTS – MARK YOUR DIARY
Brisbane and GPS Club Regatta, Wyaralong – 13 April 2019
Moogerah Passion Play – 13 April 2019
Scenic Rim Trail Running Series Round 1 – 14 April 2019
Moogerah Passion Play – 14 April 2019
Moon Rise on Maroon – 19 April 2019
Moogerah Passion Play – 19 April 2019
Towri Easter Egg Hunt – 20 April 2019
Moogerah Passion Play – 20 April 2019
Beaudesert Anzac Race Day – 25 April 2019
Pottery and Textiles Workshop – 28 April to 2 May 2019
Check out the Scenic Rim Events Calendar