Christmas is just around the corner

Come to a community-centred event - carols are on again December 2 in Rainbow Beach, and also in Tin Can Bay, December 10

Come to a community-centred event – carols are on again December 2 in Rainbow Beach, and also in Tin Can Bay, December 10

A Christmas lunch on the Marina

Marina Bar and Grill are open on Christmas Day for lunch. Owner Richard Hopkinson said, “We have a three-course alternate drop menu – $75 per person with all the Christmas bon bons and lollies on the table.

“There’s carols playing, we make it a festive time, and you don’t have to wash up! Limited seats are available and they do fill quickly.”

Lunch starts from 11.30am. Bookings are absolutely essential and a deposit is required. Call Richard today on 5486 4400.

A Christmas craft morning tea

There’s all the more reason to come along to the QCWA Tin Can Bay Branch Craft Morning Tea on the November 1, as baubles are going to be bedazzled and ready to adorn the Christmas tree. Enjoy a hot cuppa, hearty nibbles and a heap of crafting fun, starts 10am.

Activities and meetings are held at the Branch meeting room behind the ‘Seaside Cottage’, 18 Whiting St, Tin Can Bay. All enquiries contact Joan on 5486 4640 or 0488 979 241.

Carols in Rainbow Beach

The Rainbow Beach Christian Community invites you to the Rainbow Beach Community Carols, on Saturday December 2 from 6-8pm, commencing with a free sausage sizzle at 5pm at the Rainbow Beach Community Centre.

Music provided by local musicians, Rainbow Beach School Choir and local artists, plus face painting, and a fire show by Rainbow Fire Weavers. Santa will be available for photos between 5 and 6pm

BYO torch, rug or chair, For further information, contact Chappy Ronnie on 0413 135 867.

Tin Can Bay Community Christmas Carols

Carols will be presented by Tin Can Bay Community Church on Sunday December 10th, in the park behind the RSL. Food and drinks for sale from 5pm, with a  sausage sizzle (catered by Tin Can Bay Lions Club) and potato swirls.

Carols commence at 6pm. Glow sticks and battery candles for sale, with lollies for the kids and a visit from Santa. A collection will be taken to support Chaplaincy in our local schools.

A Christmas dance night and raffles

December 9 is your chance to be footloose and dance the night away! Enjoy live music by a variety of local artists, an open bar, finger food, raffles and spot prizes. Only $5 entry, which includes lucky door prize, 6pm for 6.30pm start at the Tin Can Bay RSL Sub Branch.

All welcome to join in the fun, including those who are not members of the RSL. Christmas raffles will be drawn on the night (tickets are only $1 each), with all proceeds to Veterans Welfare. The hosts are Mike and Denise. Phone Denise 0412 758 199 for further details.

Raffle tickets for Christmas hams on sale each Tin Can Bay Markets, five hams drawn each market day,  November 18 and December 16. Tickets only $1 each. Don’t miss out! All proceeds go towards Veterans Welfare. Phone 07 5486 4224.