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by Susan J Bowes (subscribe)
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Dayboro is a very friendly town in the Moreton Bay Region and approximately 46 kilometres from Brisbane. It is mainly an agricultural town supporting avocado and pineapple plantations as well as dairy cattle. The town has had three names over the years. Firstly, known as Hamilton after a farmer named Hugh Hamilton who was the appointed Receiving Officer for mail in 1875. In 1892, the town became known as Terrors Creek and in 1866, the third and final name selected was Dayboro after William Henry Day who was a notable settler in the area.

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On Sunday 29th July 2018 from 9.00am through to 3.00pm, Dayboro is hosting an Arts Festival celebrating the Love of Art, Community, Creativity and Music. This festival will consist of four main events Love Art, Love Community, Love Creativity and Love Music. All events are free and will be within walking distance of each other.

Love Art

This event is open to residents living in the postcodes of 4520 and 4521. It is a visual art exhibition including paintings, drawings, 2D and 3D media, sculpture and textiles. This event will be held in the Community Hall in Bradley Street, Dayboro.

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Love Community

This event showcases what the locals love about their town. It is not a competition. Photographs for the event have been received in electronic form with a short story about the photograph. Love Community will be held in the Lions Park near the bridge on Williams Street.

Love Creativity

This event will be held in BBL Park, which is the usual market site opposite IGA and the centre of the town. Love Creativity is an artisan market highlighting the high quality of creativity in the region and showcasing cottage type industries and hobbies. All items are handmade and site preferences have been given to those in the Moreton Bay Region.

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Love Music

Local musicians and street performers will be entertaining you throughout the day as they meander between the three sites.

When you are thinking of what to do on a Sunday, Dayboro is a good place to start with lots of eateries and markets on the first Sunday of each month. Why not start your visit to Dayboro with the Arts Festival on Sunday 29th July?
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Why? Art, History, Creativity & Music in Daybor
When: Sunday 29th July 2018
Phone: www.visitmoretonbayregion.com.au/whats-on/events/love-dayboro-arts-festival
Where: Dayboro
Cost: Free
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