St Lawrence Wetlands Weekend

The award-winning and family-friendly St Lawrence Wetlands Weekend is set in the breathtaking beauty of the Croydon Range and the serene wetlands.

The landscape is a canvas of vibrant colours, where lush greenery meets shimmering waters.

It’s a place where time slows down in wide-open spaces. People from all walks of life can connect with nature, awaken the imagination, enjoy feel-good foods and celebrate one of the world’s oldest living cultures.

St Lawrence is not just a destination to the Isaac region, it is an invitation to rediscover yourself. There are plenty of camping, glamping, RV, and caravanning options for your laid-back and relaxing weekend away.

Let curiosity guide you and embrace the spirit of adventure in one of Australia’s best wetlands, home to 92 bird species. What are you waiting for? Book your tickets and get ready to raise your glass to the magic of St Lawrence Wetlands Weekend.

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Tickets

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Event Times

09:00 am - 06:00 pm Friday 21st June, 2024
09:00 am - 06:00 pm Saturday 22nd June, 2024
09:00 am - 06:00 pm Sunday 23rd June, 2024

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CQ Poultry Meet

This is not an auction. All sales are direct between seller & buyer. Live birds, waterfowl, day-old chicks, fertilized eggs, cages, brooder boxes….
Anything to do with poultry welcome.
WHERE:
Robert Schwarten Pavilion, Rockhampton Showgrounds-
Gate 5
TIMES:
Gates open to sellers at 6:30 am.
General public/buyers at 8:30 am SHARP.
Conclusion of event by 12pm.
ENTRY COST:
General Public $5 per adult (under 12 free)
EFTPOS available at the gate for seller fees and entry payments. However, cash for general public entry is faster to process.
BYO CAGE/BOX/CRATE!!
MUST comply with animal welfare laws (and common sense!). All stock/birds MUST be contained in a crate/box/cage AT ALL TIMES. ABSOLUTELY NO EXCEPTIONS!
Medium cardboard boxes will be available for purchase for $5ea from the entry gate.
FOOD:
Breaky/coffee will be available onsite to purchase (vendor TBC)
FREE balloon art for the kids by Curly Lou.
RAFFLE TICKETS available for purchase on the day. Items and item donor names will be proudly listed at the raffle table. So, if you or your business would like to donate, please contact us. All items welcome. Proceeds going directly to the RFDS Rockhampton. This will be our first raffle, so please get behind fund raising for this vital local community service- Every bit counts!
SELLERS:
If you would like to register, please PM us, or email cqpoultrymeet@hotmail.com . Sellers listings are due by Thursday 4th July. No returned paperwork means no entry to sell. Entry for Sellers is $10/seller or $20 powered site/seller.
ITEMS FOR PURCHASE:
A list of offerings will be updated frequently prior to the event on our pinned post on our Facebook page or webpage www.cqpoultrymeet.com.au
DON’T FORGET:
BYO cage & cash for purchases/raffle.
Nearest cash-out facility is Peries IGA Supermarket, 3 Wandal Rd, Wandal (opens at 6am)
Looking forward to another successful meet! Please familiarize yourself with the event T&C’s at the gate/on our website prior to entry.

Event Times

08:30 am - 12:00 pm Sunday 7th July, 2024

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Cash Flow and Accounting Workshop – Springsure

Queensland Department of Agriculture and Fisheries invites you to the Cash Flow and Accounting Workshop to address the knowledge gap around the difference between Management and Tax accounting.

Topics of the day:

• Cash Flow and budgeting

• Cropping and livestock schedules

• Statements of position

• Assessing equity levels

• Calculating gross margins

• Office management

Speakers from Rural Financial Counselling Service includes:

Emma Cook (Clermont workshop)

Hannah Mrowka (Springsure workshop)

Bronwyn Schultz (Moura, Biloela workshops)

Other Experts:

Accountants from Emerald, Springsure, Moura and Biloela

Daniel Elder – Farm Debt Restructure Office, QRIDA

Wed 10th Jul, 9:00 AM – 2:30 PM

Porphyry St & Eclipse St, Springsure QLD 4722

 

Event Times

09:00 am - 02:30 pm Wednesday 10th July, 2024

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Farm Business Resilience Program Moura

Queensland Department of Agriculture and Fisheries invites you to the Cash Flow and Accounting Workshop to address the knowledge gap around the difference between Management and Tax accounting.

Topics of the day:

• Cash Flow and budgeting

• Cropping and livestock schedules

• Statements of position

• Assessing equity levels

• Calculating gross margins

• Office management

Speakers from Rural Financial Counselling Service includes:

Emma Cook (Clermont workshop)

Hannah Mrowka (Springsure workshop)

Bronwyn Schultz (Moura, Biloela workshops)

Other Experts:

Accountants from Emerald, Springsure, Moura and Biloela

Daniel Elder – Farm Debt Restructure Office, QRIDA

https://www.banana.qld.gov.au/events/event/981/farm-business-resilience-program-moura-biloela

Where: Kianga Memorial Hall

Event Times

09:00 am - 02:30 pm Thursday 11th July, 2024

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Location

Kianga Memorial Hall

Farm Business Resilience Program Biloela

Queensland Department of Agriculture and Fisheries invites you to the Cash Flow and Accounting Workshop to address the knowledge gap around the difference between Management and Tax accounting.

Topics of the day:

• Cash Flow and budgeting

• Cropping and livestock schedules

• Statements of position

• Assessing equity levels

• Calculating gross margins

• Office management

Speakers from Rural Financial Counselling Service includes:

Emma Cook (Clermont workshop)

Hannah Mrowka (Springsure workshop)

Bronwyn Schultz (Moura, Biloela workshops)

Other Experts:

Accountants from Emerald, Springsure, Moura and Biloela

Daniel Elder – Farm Debt Restructure Office, QRIDA

https://www.banana.qld.gov.au/events/event/981/farm-business-resilience-program-moura-biloela

Where: Biloela Research Station 98 – 102 State Farm Road

Event Times

09:00 am - 02:30 pm Friday 12th July, 2024

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Location

98 – 102 State Farm Road

Microsoft Excel for Ag Businesses

Unlock the full potential of Excel.

Learn how to harness the power of Microsoft Excel, boost productivity and streamline operations at our event.

ARE YOU READY TO TAKE YOUR EXCEL SKILLS TO THE NEXT LEVEL?
Join us for a comprehensive three-quarter day workshop designed for
those familiar with the basics of Microsoft (MS) Excel and ready to delve
into more intermediate features. Connect Ag will provide practical
agricultural business scenarios to enhance your business management
capabilities.

Topics Include:

Record Rainfall Data: Download, format, convert, calculate, and graph data to
determine trends and key dates.

• Livestock Data: Analyse grids, compare performance characteristics, and
document information such as Estimated Breeding Values (EBVs) at the
crush side.
• Interest Rates: Structure loan repayment schedules or depreciation
schedules.
• Database Management: Merge data and keep records for importing and
exporting between programs.
• Budget Templates: Manage both business and personal budgets effectively.

Presenter
Rhonda Toms -Morgan, Connect Ag
Rhonda Toms-Morgan is the lead
consultant for “ConnectAg”, a rural
business based in Roma, Queensland.
ConnectAg is an Innovation Broker
based in the SWQ supporting primary
producers to access up to date
information, advice and support for
their businesses.
“We support a balanced view for
landholders to realise the vision
they have for their landscape
and business.”

COMPUTERS PROVIDED
but you are welcome to
bring and use your own
device.
BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL
– SEATS ARE LIMITED –

Where/When
17 July 2024 8:45am – 2:30pm
DCCA Theodore Community Room
60 The Boulevard, Theodore

Register Now:
landscapeld@dcca.net.au
Cate Taylor 0448 073 736

Event Times

08:45 am - 02:30 pm Wednesday 17th July, 2024

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Boon Lane Country Music Festival

Get ready to kick up some dust on Saturday 20th July, as Central Highlands Regional Council transforms the grounds into a boot-scootin’, guitar-strummin’ paradise.

Tickets

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Event Times

11:00 am - 11:00 pm Saturday 20th July, 2024

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Agriculture Industry careers night

The agriculture careers night is an opportunity for students in grades 7-12 and their parents to meet with different businesses and producers within the Central Highlands agricultural sector and learn about the exciting career pathways that are available in the industry.

Registration is required to attend this FREE event as there is a BBQ dinner for all attendees, so please be sure to provide numbers below for catering purposes.

The event will be held at HIA Pavilion at the Emerald Showground on Tuesday 23rd July, 2024. Registration will close on 16th of July.

The event will begin at 5:30pm and conclude at 7:30pm.

Each attendee will be given the chance to win through interacting with the exhibitors.

  • Tue 23rd Jul, 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM
  • Emerald Show Society, Emerald Show Society, Emerald QLD
  • Book Ticket

Tickets

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Event Times

05:30 pm - 07:30 pm Tuesday 23rd July, 2024

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Rockhampton River Festival

Since 2014, Rockhampton River Festival has been connecting our community along the Riverside Precinct through celebration. The Fitzroy River (Tunuba) has been the life source for the people of Central Queensland since the time of the Dreaming and we invite you to celebrate the 10th anniversary of River Fest in 2024.
Join us for a three day celebration leveraging the riverbank’s stunning natural and built heritage to enjoy arts, culture, entertainment, food and live music. FREE ENTRY
https://www.rockhamptonriverfestival.com.au/Home

Event Times

05:30 pm - 10:30 pm Friday 26th July, 2024
10:00 am - 10:00 pm Saturday 27th July, 2024
10:00 am - 08:00 pm Sunday 28th July, 2024

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CQ Boar Hunt

https://whatson.centralqueenslandhighlands.com.au/event/23262159-a/cq-boar-hunt-2024

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Event Times

07:00 am - 10:00 pm Saturday 27th July, 2024

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Business Edge Financial Skills Management Workshop

Get your head around more of the ‘business side’ of your business…

  • Develop your financial knowledge and business understanding
  • Understand where your business is performing well and where it can be improved
  • Better understand how your decisions impact the bottom line of your business
  • Determine if your business can really fund future growth, debt reduction, retirement and succession
  • Ensure everyone in your business is on the same page

Join a group of like-minded producers at a Business EDGE workshop and equip yourself with improved business skills.

Access follow-up support to implement your learning when you get home.

To register visit:
www.bushagri.com.au/businessedge

For more information:
Simone Parker: 0408 818 043 or
E-mail: admin@bushagri.com.au

Tickets

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Event Times

08:00 am - 05:00 pm Daily from 21st November, 2024 to 22nd November, 2024

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Location

Rockhampton