A lover of Brisbane, particularly the Moreton Bay region at Wynnum Manly and the beautiful Scenic Rim and have live in the Queensland Outback. A freelance writer always looking for the new and quirky places and event in my own backyard.
Calling all Ghouls & Guys
It's Halloween time again and a chance to get dressed up – spooky or not - at Brisbane's biggest Halloween event.
The glorious bayside location of Manly Harbour Village will be host to this FREE, family friendly and alcohol-free community event on Saturday 29 October. There will be a feast of entertainment on two stages over 13 hours from 11am to late.
11am – Event opens with over 100 Market Stalls & amusement rides, plus Australia's largest mobile Ferris Wheel.
Noon – Enjoy an afternoon of water entertainment and displays including Radio Controlled model yacht racing; sailing demonstrations; displays and racing from the colourful boats of the Manly Dragon Boats.
Enjoy the visuals of Projection Art displays and see the winners of the IGA Manly Pumpkin Carving Competition.
Pumpkins at Manly Harbour Village
Fancy running the Esplanade dressed all spooky? Then join in the running with a choice from The Athlete's Foot Carindale & Capalaba Halloween 5 mile Classic; Next level Trick or Treat 1 mile Dash, or the Manly Harbour Village Fancy Dress Ramble. Prizes are up for grabs for the best Halloween outfits and podium finishers.
For details on how to enter and all your Festival information contact Wynnum Manly Tourist & Visitor Information Centre on 3348 3524 or go to the Manly Harbour Village website.