MMM Discover the Downs

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MMM Discover the Downs

Greenmount Twilight Markets:

Greenmount comes alive!!  Come together and celebrate the great little country town of Greenmount just 20mins south of Toowoomba.

All profits support our local Hall and School. Explore the local handmade goodies, produce and live local music.


WHEN:  Friday November 24th

WHERE:  Greenmount Hall, 9-11 Ramsay Street, Greenmount

TIME:  5PM – 9PM




All proceeds go to The Greenmount Hall and the Greenmount State School P & C.


  • Best Jam competition
  • Colouring-in comp for the kids
  • Live local music
  • Coffee
  • Dinner options
  • A bar for the adults
  • Fun for the kids
  • Local arts & crafts
  • Homemade goodies

Want to sell your goodies. Stall spaces are:

  • $25 for an inside space of 2m X 2m (own tables required or hire a table for $5)
  • $15 outside stall 3m X 3m (own tables/marquee required or hire table for $5)
  • $25 outside food vendor, please send food license to


Payments to be made prior to the event to secure space. You can apply via



Leisa Clark & Kate Kinsella | Event Organisers &



Regional Movie Night – Oakey:

Great family night out!


WHEN:  Friday November 24th

WHERE: Arthur Shooter Park

TIME:  Movie starts at 7PM


This Free movie night will screen the famous Aussie movie Red Dog.

Food and Drink available for purchase.

BYO camp chair or picnic rug.



Seed to Feed Toowoomba:

From the ground to the table. 


WHEN:  Saturday November 25th  

WHERE: Toowoomba Community Organic Gardens

COST:  $5


Come along to a half-day workshop by local horticulturist Brian Sam’s to learn how to grow your own fruit and vegetables in backyard gardens, patches and pots.


Regional Movie Night – Pittsworth:

Grab the family and the tissues and don’t miss this great FREE movie night out.


WHEN:  Saturday November 25th

WHERE: Bridgman Oval Pittsworth

TIME:  Movie starts at 7PM


This Free movie night will screen the famous Aussie movie Red Dog.

Food and Drink available for purchase.

BYO camp chair or picnic rug.


Sunday in Gundy Markets:

You may even pick up a Christmas bargain!


WHEN:  Sunday November 26th

WHERE:  Goondiwindi Town Park


Held in the lovely town park where the local community come together to showcase their talents, crafts, products and services.


Image: Goondiwindi Markets Facebook


Bonjour Toowoomba Quiz Night

Come along to our 2017 Quiz Night!

Grab a team and join in this fun night out at the Bonjour Toowoomba Quiz Night.


WHEN:  Friday November 24th

WHERE:  Bonjour Toowoomba School, 2B Taylor Street

TIME:  6PM – 8PM

Cost: $10 per participant ($8 per participant for enrolled students and staff) 

Tickets include 1 x glass of wine/soft drink/beer and nibbles. Other drinks will also be available for purchase on the night. There will be PRIZES for the winning team! 

How to RSVP:
1. Create a team of 3 PEOPLE
2. Send an email to with the names of your team members and payment details ($10 per person, $8 for current students and staff). All RSVPs are due by Sunday 19th November 2017.
3. Brush up on your trivia knowledge!

Please note that a minimum of 5 teams (15 participants) for the event to go ahead is required - grab your friends and make a team!


The Date Brothers:

World class musicians, the Date Brothers, will bring their brand of gypsy jazz to the North Toowoomba Bowls club this Friday.


WHEN:  Friday November 24th

WHERE:  North Toowoomba Bowls Club, Cnr Elworthy & Lemnos Sts, Toowoomba

TIME:  7:45PM – 11PM

Based in Ireland, Ian will join his Sydney based brother, Nigel, for an action-packed session of hot guitar playing which will delight your ears and blow your mind. The brothers get together once or twice each year in Australia as well as overseas.

From a gypsy campfire to a South American street party to the sophisticated inner- city salon; the Date brothers happily invoke these sounds and styles in a virtuosic manner on their acoustic guitars. Bassist, Stew Barry will join the Date brothers on the night.

Ian is a highly renowned musician and is patron of the Oz Manouche gypsy guitar festival held in Brisbane each November. This festival brings together the best of Australian Django style players as well as international guests. The brothers will take timeout from their busy schedule to visit the Toowoomba Jazz Society.

They have previously performed in Toowoomba in bands such as Peppermint Tea and the Straight Back Fellows. Nigel performed here last year in Gadjo Guitars, as well as Stew.

Entry is $15 for members and $20 for visitors. Meals are served from 6 to 7:15pm and the gig begins at 7:45.


Image: The Date Brothers


Brews and Barbie Bash:

One day food, Brews & BBQ Festival.


WHEN:  Saturday November 25th

WHERE:  Toowoomba Showgrounds, Lot 1 Glenvale Road, Toowoomba

TIME:  12PM – 10PM


  • ABA BBQ Battle
  • Street food
  • Local Craft Breweries
  • Estate Wines
  • Whiskey Bar
  • Eating competitions
  • Live music
  • Camping
  • Purchase tickets at



Milne Bay Aquatic & Fitness:

Celebrating 20 years.


WHEN:  Sunday November 26th

WHERE: Milne Bay Aquatic and Fitness Centre, Crn Herries and Victoria street Toowoomba

 TIME:  12PM -5PM


  • DJ and entertainment by Krazy Kevin,
  • Jumping castle
  • Fun water games
  • Competitions
  • Giveaways and tours of the pump rooms
  • BBQ and cake cutting at 4pm* (BBQ gold coin)


Bring the family and enjoy the days events.   Normal entry cost and rules apply.



 Image: Milne Bay Aquatic & Fitness Facebook