So much to do on the Barrington Coast in July

Melbourne Int. Comedy Festival Road Show – Wed 3rd July – Manning Entertainment Centre. Featuring fantastic funny makers from Australia and beyond, we have perenial favourite Dave Callan (MC), Ivan Aristeguieta, Nikki Britton, Winner of Best Newcomer 2019, Blake Freeman and more!

Fred Williams Aquatic Festival – Sat 6th & Sun 7th July – Located on the banks of Tuncurry you’ll enjoy the amazing power boat circuit racing of different classes from juniors of eight years old to senior drivers and ski racing in a circuit on Wallis Lake and out in the ocean. Offshore super boats and water ski racing boats and circuit power boats.

The Ghindaring – Sat 6th July – IT’S 100% LOCAL at Manning Entertainment Centre
Local production crew, local actors, local screen writers and filmed exclusively in the Manning Valley! We invite you to join us for the world premier showing of ‘The Ghindaring’. The story of a young boy with a vivid imagination who, undeterred by warnings, embarks on a journey in search of the legendary Mount George yowie and discovers more than he bargained for.

Beach Bums Beach Bash – Sun 7th July – Located at Main Beach Forster. This year its back, bigger and better than last year. Slightly new and harder course, more races to choose from and in the middle of winter!

MID COAST DRAG RACING ASSOCIATION INC. – Sun 7th July – Located Taree Airport

Winter on Wharf Street Festival – Sat 13th July – A day filled with all that is fabulous about Wharf St Forster. Sidewalk Sales, Buskers, Live Music, Street Art, Great Food, Fashion Parade and more! Make a purchase in any participating store and go into the draw to win Wharf St Dollars. Shopping sprees to be won: 1x $500 2x $200. Come down and join us on Wharf St and be where the excitement is!

Forster Keys Family Fun Day – Sun 14th July – Don’t miss the Forster Keys Evermore Living Family Fun Day! This free event will be held at Elizabeth Reserve (at the end of King George Parade, Forster Keys). The day will include:
– Free Balloons
– Free Face Painting
– Free Children’s Petting Zoo
– Free ‘ShElvis’ Show – Australia’s ONLY Female Elvis Impersonator
– Sea (Charlie) Plane Rides over the Great Lakes
– Brass and Highland Bands
– 130 Vintage Cars on show
– 35 Varied Market Stalls
– 8 Food and Beverage Outlets and much more!

Jeff Wilcox Memorial Bodyboarding Comp – Sat 27th July – Starting as a simple bodyboarding competition, it quickly evolved into one of the most respected and prestigious competitions held in the sport of bodyboarding. From day one this memorial set out to showcase the life and enthusiasm for the water and friendly competition that Jeff had, and it succeeded in abundance.

Chill Out Winter Festival – Sat 27th July – Chill Out is an annual winter community event in Gloucester’s main street offering market stalls, street entertainment, carnival rides, children’s activities, gourmet food, and local wine and cheese. Bring the family to Gloucester for the weekend!