EVENTS DIARY-CALENDAR

EVENTS DIARY – CALENDAR

 Updated 11th January 2017.

Event dates need to be changed from time to time because of poor weather conditions & unforseen causes.
If you have booked your calendar to attend a particular event, please check here or contact the relevant contact number for each event a week prior, to ensure the event is able to go ahead as planned.

EVENT DIARY 2017 DATES

Thursday 26th January 2017. Australia Day Celebrations Woodenbong.
Enquiries Ph: Rosslyn or Chris 02 66305900
Woodenbong Australia Day activities. Ambassador: Alex Jones.
08:30 am: RSL Billy Tea and Damper at Woodenbong Public Hall.
10:00 am: Assemble in front of the Public Hall for Flag Raising
10:30 am: Official proceedings commence followed by Lunch/Refreshments in Supper room and Entertainment by John Howley.
12:30 pm: Cricket Coaching Clinic at the Oval behind the Swimming Pool (for school age)
01.30 pm: City versus Country at the WCG (oval behind the swimming pool)
Everyone is welcome to attend. Free sausage sizzle.
Swimming Pool will be open with free entry for the day.
After the Cricket:  Meet at Woodenbong Hotel for dinner, entertainment and drawing of the raffle.
Raffle: Cricket Bat signed by the current Australian team members.
Australia vs West Indies 16/17 Series. Tickets around town: $2 per ticket or 3 for $5. Proceeds to Woodenbong Rural Fire Brigade and Woodenbong Public Hall.
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11th (noon to 10pm)/12th February (noon to 4pm) 2017. Bonalbo Arts Festival.
Bonalbo Community Hall and park.
Contact: email: bonalboartsfestival@gmail.com
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18th February 2017. Group Miss Teen Showgirl.
Woodenbong Public Hall. Luncheon $25. All Welcome.
Contact: Margaret Martin, Woodenbong Show Society President.
Ph: 0266351177 or 0427653181
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18th March 2017. Urbenville Dance.
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26th March
 2017.
Back to Rathdowney Picnic Day.
Contact: Pam Hadgrave 0755443174 Email: info@rathdowney.org.au
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Postponed to 23rd April Sunday 2nd April 2017. Billy Cart Madness Races.
Woodenbong Golf Club. 10am. Food all day. Hot & cold drinks. Junior 12 y and under. Senior 13y & over. Best Cart. Lot’s of Prizes. Fancy Dress. Tug-o-war. Stalls. Car Boot Sale. PH: Rod 0266351278 or 0266351590 or Club 0266351278
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Saturday 22nd April 2017. Urbenville Sprint Rally.
Gold Coast Tweed Motorsporting Club Inc. Urbenville showground.
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Sunday 23rd April 2017. Billy Cart Madness Races.
Woodenbong Golf Club. 10am. Food all day. Hot & cold drinks. Junior 12 y and under. Senior 13y & over. Best Cart. Lot’s of Prizes. Fancy Dress. Tug-o-war. Stalls. Car Boot Sale. PH: Rod 0266351278 or 0266351590 or Club 0266351278
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POSTPONED Sunday 30th April 2017. 26th Woodenbong Annual Show
NEW DATE 17TH SEPTEMBER 2017
Showground. Eq
uestrian events starting 8am with two ring program. Jumping. All Breeds Ring. Mini Horse Show. 2pm Novelty Sporting events.
8am Championship dog show. 10am Cattle and Junior Judging in cattle.
Grand Parade Official Opening 1pm. Show Girl competition.
Damper competition, Junior to 12, 12-18yrs and Adult. Kid’s games all day. Stalls. Pavilion. Saturday BBQ from 12 noon. Sunday All Day BBQ, Devonshire Teas.
Programme to follow:
Contact: Margaret 0266351177 or 0427653181

Click for 2017 Whole Show Schedule: 2017 whole show schedule
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6th May 2017. Woodenbong Debutante Ball
Woodenbong Public Hall.
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9th to 21st May 2017. WAG Exhibition. Woodenbong Public Hall.
Woodenbong Arts Group will be showcasing their own Exhibition in Woodenbong.
Artworks and crafts on display and for sale. All Welcome.
Contact: Jim 07 46665152
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ADBA Woodenbong TRAILBIKE RIDES

Updated 11/05/2017 – (POSTPONED from 13th/14th May 2017.)

Now 17th/18th June 2017 Woodenbong ADBA Trail Bike Ride
Woodenbong Showground. Free to public entry for Saturday for live entertainment, massive fireworks, (community fundraiser) food and bar.

All Welcome.

Organised by Woodenbong Progress Association and Run by Ray Buchanan of Australian Dirt Bike Adventures. The bikes range from Pee-Wee to full bikes and quads. Ranges from Novice, Juniors and Seniors catering for all levels of riders. The three trails range from juniors to 70km. The event is strictly monitored and has a “no rego, no ride policy” (Juniors Exempt). Woodenbong trail ride is prized as the signature event and has set the benchmark. Full details and entry forms :

To Book: Link to: https://osm-ma.omnisportsmanagement.com/EventManager/(S(nh4zk2vmna4wrdm1dcjdazgc))/EM_RegEventInformation.aspx?EventId=39%2bRiPMu1VUcU7%2fI3qDS0nGYluqB%2fo6co6c

http://www.aussiedirtbikeadventures.com.au/
NB this will be Ray’s new web address as soon as it is online.

A huge amount of money goes to the community from this event and camping fees plus local fundraising efforts

 allow many groups to benefit including Woodenbong Progress Association who feeds the monies back into the community, to name the latest includes the new installation of an Outdoor Gym and Skate Park at the rec area.

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18/19/20 August 2017. 3 Hospital Charity Mtn Bike Ride.
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Sunday 17th September 2017. 26th Woodenbong Annual Show
Showground. Eq
uestrian events starting 8am with two ring program. Jumping. All Breeds Ring. Mini Horse Show. 2pm Novelty Sporting events.
8am Championship dog show. 10am Cattle and Junior Judging in cattle.
Grand Parade Official Opening 1pm. Show Girl competition.
Damper competition, Junior to 12, 12-18yrs and Adult. Kid’s games all day. Stalls. Pavilion. Saturday BBQ from 12 noon. Sunday All Day BBQ, Devonshire Teas.
Programme to follow:
Contact: Margaret 0266351177 or 0427653181
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14/15th October
 2017.
Woodenbong ADBA Trail Bike Ride
Woodenbong Showground. Free to public entry for Saturday for live entertainment, massive fireworks, (community fundraiser) food and bar.
All Welcome.
Organised by Woodenbong Progress Association and Run by Ray Buchanan of Australian Dirt Bike Adventures. The bikes range from Pee-Wee to full bikes and quads. Ranges from Novice, Juniors and Seniors catering for all levels of riders. The three trails range from juniors to 70km. The event is strictly monitored and has a “no rego, no ride policy” (Juniors Exempt). Woodenbong trail ride is prized as the signature event and has set the benchmark. Full details and entry forms :
To Book: Link to: 

http://www.aussiedirtbikeadventures.com.au/
NB this will be Ray’s new web address as soon as it is online.

A huge amount of money goes to the community from this event and camping fees plus local fundraising efforts allow many groups to benefit including Woodenbong Progress Association who feeds the monies back into the community, to name the latest includes the new installation of an Outdoor Gym and Skate Park at the rec area.
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Click for Weather Information here:http://ozforecast.com.au/cgi-bin/weather.cgi?station=Woodenbong.NSW&radar

http://www.willyweather.com.au/nsw/far-north-coast/woodenbong.htm

Disclaimer:

Woodenbong Progress Association and Woodenbong community members have made every attempt to ensure that all details included on this website at the time of its creation are accurate. Over time, details may change and events may have to be cancelled or postponed due to weather or unforseeable conditions. The WPA takes no responsibility for incorrect dates or information. If you want information about a business or event, then it is suggested that you contact them directly.
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EVENT DIARY 2016 DATES

Tuesday 26th January 2016. Australia Day Celebrations Woodenbong.
Enquiries Ph: Rosslyn or Chris 02 66305900
Woodenbong Public Hall. Ambassador Miss Benita Collings. 8.30am Billie Tea and Damper 10.00am Flag Raising 10.30am Official Ceremony & Awards Presentation.
Free lunch in supper room. Entertainment : John Howley
AFTER LUNCH Rec Grounds 12.30pm Cricket Coaching Clinic for School aged children. Boys and Girls must wear shoes, socks, hat & sunscreen. 1.30pm City verses Country Cricket match. Free Sausage Sizzle .
Raffle: Signed Cricket Bat $2.00 a ticket or 3 for $5.00 Proceeds to Woodenbong Rural Fire Brigade and Woodenbong Public Hall
AFTER THE CRICKET: (approx 4.30pm) Meet at Woodenbong Hotel for dinner, entertainment and drawing of the raffle.
click here for flyer: Australia Day flyer 1
click here for Ambassador details: Benita Collings Ambassador
click here for raffle details: Raffle
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Saturday 12 th March 2016. Rugs on display
Woodenbong Catholic Church from 10am. Morning tea available. donations welcome.
click here for .pdf flyer: Rugs 16
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Saturday 2nd April 2016. Woodenbong Pictures.
Mad Max Fury Road. 7.30pm Woodenbong Hall. Fundraiser. $5.00.
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Sunday 3rd April 2016. Billy Cart Race. Car Boot Sale.
Woodenbong Golf Club. 10am. PH: Rod 0266351278 or 0266351590
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Sunday 10th April 2016. 25th Woodenbong Annual Show
Showground. Eq
uestrian events starting 8am with two ring program. Jumping. All Breeds Ring. 2pm Novelty Sporting events.
8am Championship dog show. 10am Cattle and Junior Judging in cattle.
Grand Parade Official Opening 1pm. Show Girl competition.
Team Farmers challenge junior and senior. Dance group and choir, Damper competition, Junior to 12, 12-18yrs and Adult. Kid’s games all day. Mechanical Cow Milking. Stalls. Pavilion. Saturday BBQ from 12 noon. Sunday All Day BBQ, Devonshire Teas, Ice Cream Van.
Entry forms are available from Woodenbong Driveway or online http://woodenbong.org/?page_id=17
Contact: Margaret 0427653181
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16th/17th April 2016  Urbenville ADBA Trail Ride
Urbenville Showground.  Free to public entry for Saturday. Live entertainment, fireworks, food and bar. All Welcome. Run by Ray Buchanan of Australian Dirt Bike Adventures, the bikes range from Pee-Wee to full bikes and quads. Ranges from Novice, Juniors and Seniors catering for all levels of riders. The event is strictly monitored and has a “no rego, no ride policy” (Juniors Exempt).
A huge amount of money goes to the community from this event and camping fees plus local fundraising efforts allow many groups to benefit Urbenville.

To Book: link to: https://www.nominate.com.au/MCycle/Eventinfo.aspx?Event=641&EventList=19

http://www.aussiedirtbikeadventures.com.au/
NB this will be Ray’s new web address as soon as it is online.

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25th April 2016. Monday. ANZAC Day.
Woodenbong ANZAC Day
10.30am: March from National Australia Bank for march to Woodenbong Public Hall.
11.00amCommemorative service at Woodenbong Public Hall
11.45am: wreath ceremony at Woodenbong Central School Memorial Gates and RAAF flyover TBA.

12.30pmDiggers’ lunch (by reservation) at RSL Hall (reservations can be made at the Woodenbong NAB 02 66305900. RSVP by Friday 15th April).
4.00pm Woodenbong Hotel have continuing celebrations as a fund-raiser for the RSL and Two-up. Music in Beer Garden 6pm. Dinner available normal charges apply.
Contact: Rosslyn 0266305900 Mekella 0266351107

Urbenville ANZAC Day
9.30am St Marks ANZAC Memorial Church.
10.45am Assemble front of Memorial Hall, march to Memorial Gate.
11.00am. ANZAC Service to Gates
RAAF flyover TBA.
12.30pm Luncheon. Urbenville Bowls Club RSVP by 20th April.
Contacts: Noel 0266346100. Dennis 0266341293. Danny 0266341300.
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2nd May to 4th June 2016. WAG Exhibition. Roxy Gallery. Roxy Gallery Kyogle. Official Opening Thursday 5th May 6-8pm.
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14th/15th May 2016. Woodenbong ADBA Trail Bike Ride
Woodenbong Showground. Free to public entry for Saturday for live entertainment, massive fireworks, (community fundraiser) food and bar.
All Welcome.
Organised by Woodenbong Progress Association and Run by Ray Buchanan of Australian Dirt Bike Adventures. The bikes range from Pee-Wee to full bikes and quads. Ranges from Novice, Juniors and Seniors catering for all levels of riders. The three trails range from juniors to 70km. The event is strictly monitored and has a “no rego, no ride policy” (Juniors Exempt). Woodenbong trail ride is prized as the signature event and has set the benchmark. Full details and entry forms :
To Book: Link to: https://www.nominate.com.au/MCycle/Eventinfo.aspx?Event=642&EventList=19

http://www.aussiedirtbikeadventures.com.au/
NB this will be Ray’s new web address as soon as it is online.

A huge amount of money goes to the community from this event and camping fees plus local fundraising efforts allow many groups to benefit including Woodenbong Progress Association who feeds the monies back into the community, to name the latest includes the new installation of an Outdoor Gym and Skate Park at the rec area.
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Biggest Morning Tea.
12th May 2016 : Urbenville Seniors Day Care Biggest Cuppa. Bowling Club. Morning tea 9.30am
Contact: Kim Vandesande 07 4666 5124
17th May 2016 : Urbenville MPS. The Residents. Morning Tea 9.30am
21st May 2016. Saturday. Woodenbong’s Biggest Morning Tea. Supper Room Woodenbong Public Hall from 9am to 2pm. Fundraiser for Cancer Council. Raffles, cuppa’s, snacks & lunch.
Contact: Rosslyn 0266305900.
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21st May 2016. Urbenville Monster Book Swap. Urbenville Memorial Hall from 8.30am. Books $5 per bag. 
Donations can be made in Urbenville, at the Memorial Hall, on the following dates and times – Saturday 14th May 1pm to 3pm, Thursday 19th May 1pm to 3pm or Friday 20th May 10am to 4pm. Pickups may be arranged if given sufficient notice and handy to Urbenville.
contact- Kerry 02 66341355 email kreggy2bea@yahoo.com.au
or Carolyn 02 66653137 Sue 02 66346100.
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21st May 2016. Saturday. Movie Time.
Woodenbong Hall. 7.30pm. ‘The Martian’ $5.00 p/p.
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 28th May 2016. Saturday. Urbenville Sprint Rally.
Gold Coast Tweed Motorsporting Club Inc. Urbenville showground. Short Course Special Stage Rally.
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28th May 2016. Movie time. Woodenbong Hall. Matinee 4pm. Evening  7.30pm. ‘Inside Out.
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Woodenbong Campdraft cancelled for 2016.
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27/28 August 2016 (postponed)
 Urbenville ADBA Trail Ride
check back for entry registration details after 29th July.
Urbenville Showground.  Free to public entry for Saturday. Live entertainment, fireworks, food and bar. All Welcome. Run by Ray Buchanan of Australian Dirt Bike Adventures, the bikes range from Pee-Wee to full bikes and quads. Ranges from Novice, Juniors and Seniors catering for all levels of riders. The event is strictly monitored and has a “no rego, no ride policy” (Juniors Exempt).

A huge amount of money goes to the community from this event and camping fees plus local fundraising efforts allow many groups to benefit Urbenville.
http://www.aussiedirtbikeadventures.com.au/

Link to nominate: https://www.nominate.com.au/mcycle/Eventinfo.aspx?Event=728&EventList=19
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10th September 2016. Saturday.
Local Elections.

Firies “Get ReadyWeekend” 9am-2pm
Come and visit your local Fire Station in WOODENBONG for GET READY WEEKEND. Your local Volunteer Fire Fighting Team will be there to help you prepare for the unexpected fire that may present itself in the future. There will be a FREE SAUSAGE SIZZLE, BALLOONS for the kids and an INFORMATION PACK to help you GET READY for the BUSH FIRE SEASON.

Tooloom Shoot.
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24th September 2016. Saturday. Rugs on Display.
Woodenbong Catholic Church 10am to 12 Noon. Donations of wool appreciated. Rosslyn 02305900
Flyer: click here:  rugs-092016
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25th September 2016. Cutting Horse Event.
Woodenbong showground. 8am start. Cutting horse competition. Food available all weekend.
All welcome to watch the event.

For entries contact: www.northernriverscuttinghorseclub.com
Phone contact: Samantha 0400 449315
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15th/16th October 2016. Woodenbong Yamaha Trail Bike Ride

Woodenbong Showground. Free to public entry for Saturday for live entertainment, massive fireworks, (community fundraiser) food and bar.
All Welcome.
Organised by Woodenbong Progress Association and Run by Ray Buchanan of Australian Dirt Bike Adventures. The bikes range from Pee-Wee to full bikes and quads. Ranges from Novice, Juniors and Seniors catering for all levels of riders. The three trails range from juniors to 70km. The event is strictly monitored and has a “no rego, no ride policy” (Juniors Exempt). Woodenbong trail ride is prized as the signature event and has set the benchmark. Full details and entry forms at
http://www.aussiedirtbikeadventures.com.au/
or click here for Nominate Link:
https://www.nominate.com.au/mcycle/Eventinfo.aspx?Event=757&EventList=19

A huge amount of money goes to the community from this event and camping fees plus local fundraising efforts allow many groups to benefit including Woodenbong Progress Association who feeds the monies back into the community, to name the latest includes the new installation of an Outdoor Gym and Skate Park at the rec area.
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19th October 2016. Wednesday. Girl’s Night In.
Woodenbong Golf Club. Cancer Council fundraiser. Donations of raffle prizes would be gratefully received. Dinner Bookings Essential RSVP 12th October.
click here for flyer: girlsnightin-2016
Contact: NAB 0266305900
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CANCELLED: Saturday. 22nd October 2016.
Woodenbong ‘Yowie Country’ Rally.

Woodenbong showground. Multi Club Special Stage Rally. Gold Coast Tweed Motorsporting Club Inc. Food & Camping available. All Welcome.
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Sunday 31st October 2016. Firies Fun Day. Golf, Moster Raffles, Melbourne Cup Calcutta. Woodenbong Golf Club Times; Golf 9.30am. BBQ 11am. Have a bash 3 person Ambrose, buy a horse in the Calcutta, try your luck in monster raffle.
Enquiries: 0266351294 or 0427955744
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Tuesday 1st November 2016. Melbourne Cup Festivities at Woodenbong Hotel. Fancy Dress. Special Luncheon plus menu. Limited numbers. Bookings essential. TAB and sweeps.
Contact: 0266351275
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19/20th November 2016 Urbenville ADBA Trail Ride
Urbenville Showground.  Free to public entry for Saturday. Live entertainment, fireworks, food and bar. All Welcome. Run by Ray Buchanan of Australian Dirt Bike Adventures, the bikes range from Pee-Wee to full bikes and quads. Ranges from Novice, Juniors and Seniors catering for all levels of riders. The event is strictly monitored and has a “no rego, no ride policy” (Juniors Exempt).

A huge amount of money goes to the community from this event and camping fees plus local fundraising efforts allow many groups to benefit Urbenville.
http://www.aussiedirtbikeadventures.com.au/
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Friday 2nd December 2016. Community Christmas Party.
Woodenbong Showground 5 pm. A free gift for everyone who attends. Activities. Displays. Great music entertainment. Carols. Food available. Presented and subsidised by Woodenbong Progress Association (Community Account) as a community get-together.
Phone Carey 0266351176
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Monday 12th December 2016. Ladies Christmas Dinner/Party.
Contact Margaret for details and bookings 0266351177
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Australia Day 2017. Planning:

Australia Day Awards Nomination form: click here:
australia-day-nomination-form-2016

Woodenbong Australia Day activities.
08:30 am: RSL Billy Tea and Damper at Woodenbong Public Hall.
10:00 am: Assemble in front of the Public Hall for Flag Raising
10:30 am: Official proceedings commence  followed by Lunch/Refreshments and Entertainment.
12:30 pm: Coaching Clinic at the Oval behind the Swimming Pool
01.30 pm: City verses Country at the WCG (oval behind the swimming pool)
Everyone is welcome to attend.

Phone 0266305900
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Click for Weather Information here:http://ozforecast.com.au/cgi-bin/weather.cgi?station=Woodenbong.NSW&radar

http://www.willyweather.com.au/nsw/far-north-coast/woodenbong.htm

Disclaimer:

Woodenbong Progress Association and Woodenbong community members have made every attempt to ensure that all details included on this website at the time of its creation are accurate. Over time, details may change and events may have to be cancelled or postponed due to weather or unforseeable conditions. The WPA takes no responsibility for incorrect dates or information. If you want information about a business or event, then it is suggested that you contact them directly.
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