Queensland Reds player (back) Beau Robinson will visit Warwick this weekend.
Queensland Reds player (back) Beau Robinson will visit Warwick this weekend. Warren Lynam / Sunshine Coast Daily

10 things to do this weekend

Reds player to visit Warwick

QUEENSLAND Reds flanker Beau Robinson will be the major drawcard at a Warwick Water Rats Meet-and-Greet at Risdon Oval tomorrow.

The day will include some games, a sausage sizzle and the chance to meet Robinson and fellow Reds player David McDuling.

When: Tomorrow from 10am to 1pm. Reds players arrive at 11am.

Where: Risdon Oval.

Cost: Free

Summer markets

DISCOVER all sorts of farmhouse and gourmet goodies, arts and crafts at the Glengallan Seasonal Farmers' Markets.

When: Sunday, 8am to 1pm.

Where: Glengallan Homestead, located on the New England Hwy, midway between Warwick and Allora.

Cost: Free entry to the markets but there is an entry fee for the Homestead.

Representative cricket

STANTHORPE hosts Warwick in Mitchell and Davis shield cricket on Sunday.

Results will be crucial to the finals hope of both sides.

When: Sunday from 9am.

Where: C.F. White and Sheehan ovals.

Cost: Free

Greymare Christmas Party

THE Greymare Hall Committee will host its annual Christmas Party tonight.

Santa Claus will arrive to meet the children after dinner. Patrons are asked to bring a plate for nibblies or shared dessert.

When: Tonight from 6pm.

Where: Greymare Hall.

Cost: Small charge for dinner.

Jazzy Christmas

ENJOY the Southern Downs Jazz Society's 'Jazz at the Palace' with the Aperitif Jazz Ensemble featuring Teri Welles with special guest Peter Dobe on sax and flute.

When: Sunday, 2pm to 5pm.

Where: Palace Hotel, Warwick.

Cost: Non-members $10, members $8.

Guest speaker

COL Springer will be making a special appearance at the Christian Victory Centre on Sunday.

The author and international speaker will pass on his words of wisdom and motivational experiences and be available for book signings.

When: Sunday, 4pm and talking on air at 89.3 Rainbow FM from 6-7pm.

Where: Christian Victory Centre on Mary St.

Cost: Free

Open art studio

LOCAL artist Colleen Gardener is inviting locals to drop in and check out her stunning artwork during an open studio this weekend.

Visitors can view a wide range of award winning art, ceramics, prints and handmade cards in an undercover studio.

When: Tomorrow and Sunday, 10am-4pm

Where: Cnr of Weewondilla and Horsman Rds, entry through Horsman Rd.

Cost: Free

Woodcrafters open day

The Warwick Woodcrafters are inviting people to admire their pieces at their open day this weekend.

Activities on the day will include demonstrations, wood turning, carving, marquetry, furniture making and French polishing.

When: Tomorrow

Where: Cnr Glen Rd and Tooth St

Cost: Free

Catch a cool flick and escape heat

ESCAPE the summer heat briefly and catch a flick in the air-conditioned comfort of the cinema.

Choose from the titles showing now, including Twilight, Jack and Jill, Arthur Christmas and Chad Morgan, I'm Not Dead Yet.

When: All weekend

Where: Warwick Twin Cinema

Cost: Adults from $10.50, students from $8.50 and kids from $7.50.

Show the river some love

HEAD down to the Condamine River Walk and enjoy a spot of fishing, a play in the park or cast a line and snag a fish or two.

When: All weekend

Where: River Walk, Queen's Park

Cost: Free


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