GET READY: Juandah Rodeo will get your heart racing as competitors take to the arena.
GET READY: Juandah Rodeo will get your heart racing as competitors take to the arena. Jessica Schremmer

THINGS TO DO AROUND THE REGION

Tara Family Fun Day

Where: Lions Park, Tara

When: Saturday, October 20, 10am-2pm

Cost: Free-food and drinks available to buy

Ninja Warrior Course

Bring out your inner ninja with this course

Where: Lions Park, Tara

When: Saturday, October 20, 10am-12:30pm

Cost: Free-registration period 15 minutes before the course begins

Chinchilla Fun Palaces

Our imagination stations are a space where kids can be whoever they want to be. Play, create and imagine with Fun Palaces.

Where: Chinchilla Library

When: Saturday, October 20, 10am-1pm

Cost: Free

A night in Thailand

Traditional Thai market style night with authentic food available to buy and games and entertainment throughout the night.

Where: Western Downs Life Church (corner Cemetery Road and Oak Street)

When: Saturday, October 20, 5pm

Cost: Gold coin donation

Chinchilla Grandfather Clock Campdraft

Catch the best riders in the nation vying for the prestigious grandfather clock trophy.

Where: Chinchilla Showgrounds

When: Wednesday, October 17, to Saturday, October 20

Cost: Free

Juandah Rodeo

An event visitors won't forget with plenty of family entertainment.

Where: Wandoan Showgrounds, Wandoan

When: Saturday October 20, from 10am

An Evening with Dr Michael Carr-Gregg (Community Event)

Dr Michael Carr-Gregg is an adolescent psychologist, a well-respected speaker and one of Australia's leading authorities on teenage behaviour. Parents and community members are invited to hear him speak on topics ranging from resilience in children, mental health to bullying. A FREE supervised movie, and popcorn, will also be running at the Cinema for the children to attend while parents are listening to Michael

When: Monday October 22, 5:30pm to 7:30 pm

Where: Chinchilla Cultural Centre

Cost: $10 adult and $5 concession. Tickets available from Chinchilla State School office or on the night at the Chinchilla Cultural Centre Auditorium.


Mad, Bad, Fad Diets

Mad, Bad, Fad Diets

Queensland Health is reminding people to steer clear of fad diets.

Online petition calls for council divisions

Online petition calls for council divisions

Locals call for Western Downs separation into divisional boundaries.

5 things to do around the region

5 things to do around the region

Looking for something to do this week? Look no further!