Where to Sign on for Sport, Back to School for South East Queensland Kids & Get Set for Australia Day!
January 20, 2018
Sport & Club Sign Ons
With kids in South East Queensland going back to school (and parents secretly breathing a sigh of relief!) it’s a great time to look at extracurricular activities for 2018, and in particular, where to sign on for sports in our local area. And, if you’re thinking of taking up a new sport or hobby in SE QLD in 2018, our community partners have got you covered. North Harbour is proud sponsor and supporter of all the local sports clubs mentioned below.
Touch Footy: Caboolture Touch Association Junior Season starts on January 29th, players must sign on to be included in teams. Sign up on the website http://www.caboolturetouch.com/ and/ or head to the Club’s Facebook page for more information.
Saturday, February 3rd
Junior Rugby League – Beachmere Pelicans JRLC: Our newest community partner for 2018, the Beachmere Pelicans JRLC aims to foster the development of junior rugby league in a positive, family friendly environment. Pelicans teams play in the Sunshine Coast JRL competition. See the Pelicans JRLC Facebook page for more info and to sign up online.
Sunday, February 4th:
AFL – Moreton Bay Lions AFSC: Moreton Bay Lions’ state of the art AFL Precinct located in the Moreton Bay Central Sports Complex has been described by AFL Chairman, Mike Fitzpatrick as having “the best community sporting facilities in Australia”. The Club has Senior, Women’s and Youth/ Junior teams with plenty of on and off the field fun to be had. Sign on information is on the Club’s Facebook event page https://www.facebook.com/events/188004978456315/.
Soccer – Caboolture Soccer Club: Caboolture Soccer Club has nine flood lit fields, three of which are full sized, one of which has competition standard lighting; and fields 51 teams for male and female juniors and seniors across most divisions in the Brisbane competition zone. Register online now http://www.caboolturesportsfc.com.au/wspHome.aspx or head to the Club on Sunday February 4th for the sign on day.
Athletics – Deception Bay Little Athletics is now midway through the 2017-2018 season, registration for the 201-2019 season will open in August, check here for information http://deceptionbayla.asn.au/centre-info/sign-on/
We also sponsor the Caboolture Dog Obedience Club which is now taking bookings for February classes http://www.caboolturedogobedience.com.au/
We’re lucky to live in one of the most beautiful destinations in South East Queensland, Moreton Bay, which definitely pulls out all the stops for Australia Day!
Redcliffe: Free, family friendly event at Suttons Beach. Live performers and bands will be on stage from noon to 7.30pm for live tunes all day. Get active onshore with beach cricket and volleyball, or get out on the water with the Float ‘n’ Fun Paddle Boards and Peddle Boards. Enjoy garden games and the Lamington eating contest. This fantastic Aussie Day event will finish with a brilliant firework display from 7.30pm. Click here for more.
Bribie Island: Another free, family event with a similar format to Redcliffe, at Brennan Park, Bribie Island. Live entertainment from noon to 7.30pm. More information can be found here.
Moonlight Market, Old Petrie Town: In addition to the usual array of stalls, food vendors, hot-rods and classic cars, there will be some great entertainment. The markets run from 5-9pm see Facebook for more details.
Caboolture Historical Village, Australia Day extravaganza: Gates open at 9am sharp. Adult admission is $10 with children under 16 free. Bring a picnic or visit the Country Pub for a feed and enjoy the Parade of vintage cars, axemen outside the Axeman’s Hall of Fame doing some demos and have a go at the crosscut saw. There’s plenty on offer from re-enactments, not necessarily noted for their accuracy in prowling the site and Blarney Stone Irish Bush Band keeping the Country Pub hopping.
Australia Day at the Village is a great family day at a great family venue with minimal traffic hassles and lots of fun and action. For more information visit the website.
Caboolture Sports Club – 3-Day Australia Day Celebration! With Australia Day falling on a Friday in 2018, Caboolture Sports Club will mark the nation’s annual holiday with not three, but four jammed packed days of fun, laughter and entertainment the whole family can enjoy.
Sit Down Comedy Club show, Thursday 25th January from 7.30pm. Starring comedians Lindsay Webb & Ray Badran, tickets are strictly limited and are available to purchase for just $20pp.
Friday 26th January, the club’s regular Friday Ladies night will be transformed into the ultimate Australia Day Ladies Night Party. Ladies (and men) will be treated to a fun-filled night with plenty of games, prizes, specials, live music + DJ Robbie Rob till late. Dress up in your best Aussie-themed attire, prizes for the best dressed.
On Saturday 27th January, get the kids out of the house and enjoy the free Family Fair. 10am – 12.30pm in the showroom and outdoor courtyard, with free attractions including wildlife show, jumping castle, face painting and more. For more information call on 07 5497 9711 or see www.cabsports.com.au.
North Harbour parkrun (Saturdays, 7am) and Sunrise Yoga in the Park (Sundays, 7am) are on as usual over the long Australia Day weekend. The Sales & Information Centre is also open 10am-5pm every day: if you’re house hunting, head in to see us. We’ve got free coffee, free bottles of cold water and a kids room with plenty of toys to keep your little ones amused while you browse. We also have two parks to choose from, the Village Park even has free Wi-Fi.
Have a great week ????
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