Tin Can Bay Warbirds


1 Transformation Challenge begins at RB Fitness Centre

1 Free interactive disaster preparedness workshop 10am-12pm, Cooloola Cove Veterans Hall

2 Have your say: Cooloola Cove Skate Park at Billabong Park, Queen Elizabeth Drive, 4pm-5.30pm at Billabong Park.

2 Cooloola City Farm, opposite the Community Centre, on Tin Can Bay Road, is now open for plant sales on Thursdays as well, 8am-3pm, ph: 5486 2304

3 RBSS Leaders Badge Ceremony 8.30am

3 Mobile Service Centre near the RSL, Tin Can Bay, 9.30am-4pm

4-5 Note changes for Mass times

4-5 Bay to Bay trailable yacht race

4-5 Warbirds weekend

4-5 Cooloola Farm Trail

5 Rainbow Beach Hot Rod and Rockabilly Rumble – pageants, hot rods and motorcycles, live music and fashion, kid’s activities 11-4pm Centre Block, followed by more live music and entertainment at the Sports Club from 5pm

5 Big Rosella Festival

6 May Day Public Holiday

7 Mobile Service Centre at the public car park off Spectrum Street, Rainbow Beach 9am-4pm

7 Community Centre AGM 10am at the RB Community Centre – all members please be there

7 TCB RSL Carer’s Meeting, sponsored by Carers Queensland

7 Tin Can Bay Art Group – every Tuesday from 10am-noon at TCB Library to share work and ideas, seek advice from other talented eyes, and connect with artists in our community, all artists, levels, and mediums welcome

8 Small School Athletics Day, RBSS

8 Coolabay Choir – every Wednesday 3-4pm at CC Veterans and Community Hall

8 Learn Italian begins: 5pm until 6/6.30pm, RB Community Hall and Arcobalenos on 29th, Elisa: 0499 050 965

9 RBSS Playgroup host a special Mother’s Day Morning Tea, 9.45am with the ‘goodies’ provided by the combined RB Church Family

9 Master Plan for the Rainbow Beach Sports Oval consultation: 4-5.30pm, corner Carlo Road and Kurrawa Drive

9, 23 Rainbow Beach Art Group 10am at RB Library for a fantastic morning of fun and creativity. Each session covers something different with the aim of exploring different avenues of art, 5486 3705

11 CCYAP Mother’s Day gift making – CC Veterans and Community Hall from 10-11am, create something for the special caregiver in your life

11 Barefoot Bowls TCB Country Club, followed by rock and roll, country and blues from ‘50s to ‘80s Singer Guitarist G.B. Fox

12 Happy Mother’s Day!

12 Mother’s Day Classic fundraiser starts at Wes Mitchell Park, TCB near the playground, registrations open from 8am, race starts at 9am, Jess: 0411 218 254

13 Cooloola Coast Art Drawing – every Monday 9.30-11.30am at the Tin Can Bay Library, for anyone, from beginners to the experienced, interested in life drawing or sketching in any medium; pastels, charcoal, pen and ink

14 TCB RSL Veterans and Community Morning Tea ‘Mother’s Day’ theme, all other Tuesdays and Wednesday are the Drop-In Centre – come and share a coffee and chat

14 – 16 May NAPLAN

16 Social media basics at RB Library,10am-noon

16 Access News Online at TCB Library, 2-4pm

16-18 Gympie District Show – competitions, demonstrations, displays of farming and commercial goods, arts and crafts, entertainment

17 Gympie Show Public Holiday

17-19 Biolblitz, RB Hall, Lindy: 0478 039 322

20 National Simultaneous Storytime, RB Library 10-11am

23 National Simultaneous Storytime, TCB Library 9.30-10.30am

25 Mary Valley Farm Tour

25 The Resilient Coast project pop-up consultation across the coast

25 CCYAP HOY for Chocolate – CC Veterans and Community Hall from 10-11am, fast paced bingo style game using hearts, diamonds, clubs and spades with sweet prizes

24-26 Goomeri Pumpkin Festival

26 Simply Classical Concert 2pm at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church, Gympie

30 Music Plus 7pm at CC Community and Vets Hall


1-2 Ocean Roar IRB Competition at the beach – plus this year a BBQ and beach bar!

8 Who’s Got Talent, youth register now with YAP 0411 218 254

27 Pro Am Golf Tournament at TCB Country Club, book: 0409 727 577

Please note we use the abbreviations RB (Rainbow Beach) CC (Cooloola Cove or Coast) and TCB (Tin Can Bay).

WEEKLY (many are term time only)

See Fitness and Health pages for fitness classes, aqua aerobics, pilates, yoga


9.30am Senior Citizens indoor bowls, TCB Community Complex David: 0466 848 032

10-11am First 5 Forever Under 5’s, RB Library

4.30pm Karate and Jiu-Jitsu, RBSS: 0417 079 579


9am Arts and Crafts Group, Church of the Good Shepherd Hall

9am TCB Quilters, TCB Community Complex, Jacquie: 5486 4468

9.30am Little Guppies Playgroup


7:00am Heart Foundation Walking Group, Maggie 0400 756 615

9am Mahjong and games, Church of the Good Shepherd Hall

9am Table Tennis, RB Community Hall, Bob: 0477 001 912

10am Mainly Music, TCB Community Complex

4.30pm Karate and Jiu-Jitsu, RBSS: 0417 079 579

6pm Table Tennis, RB Community Hall, Bob: 0477 001 912


7am Tennis, RB Sports Club, Carmel: 0438 773 679

8.30am Playgroup, RBSS

9am TCB Craft Club morning, Carmel: 5488 0409

9.30am CCLAC Bingo, 9.30am, TCB Country Club

9.30am First 5 Forever Under 5’s, TCB Library

10am Art Workshop with Jenny, RB Library, every 2nd and 4th Thursday

3.30pm Cooloola Dragon Boat Club training


9am Sailability, TCB

9.30am Bridge, RB Hall Meeting Room

9.30am Senior Citizens indoor bowls, TCB Community Complex, David: 0466 848 032


6pm Mass at St John Vianney Catholic Church service, Bream St TCB (Week 1, 2, 5) St Peter the Fisherman Catholic Church Service Manooka Dr, RB (Week 3, 4)

7:00am Heart Foundation Walking Group, TCB Bakery, Maggie 0400 756 615 Markets on almost every Saturday, see the Visitor’s Guide!


7 am Mass RB (1, 2, 5) and TCB (Week 3, 4)

7.30am Cooloola Dragon Boat Club training

9.30am Church of the Good Shepherd Contemporary Family service and morning tea, all denominations welcome! 17 Carlo Rd, RB