LOOKING for something to do this weekend? There's plenty of options to take, but maybe there's something in the list below compiled by the Daily Examiner team that tickles your fancy.
WHAT: Netball grand finals
WHERE: Maclean netball courts
WHEN: Tomorrow from 12pm.
DETAILS: Catch the best of Lower Clarence Netball Association square off in grand finals.
If you can't get downriver, Grafton Netball Association will also hold their preliminary finals.
WHAT: Junior hockey grand finals
WHERE: Grafton Hockey Fields
WHEN: Tomorrow from 9.30am
DETAILS: Junior hockey players square off in grand finals for both boys' and girls' competitions. Seniors will play their preliminary finals tomorrow.
WHAT:Out of the Shadows and into the Light
WHERE:McLachlan Park, Maclean, and See Park, Pound St, Grafton
WHEN:Saturday, 8am at Maclean, phone Barbara on 0417113856; 9am at Grafton, phone Gary Martin on 0408 659 497
DETAILS: Join an Out of the Shadows walk in your local community to show your support and commitment to preventing suicide and to remember those lost to suicide.
WHAT: Lanbruk's Gunyah open day
WHERE: 423 Carrs Peninsula Rd, Carrs Peninsula
WHEN: Sunday, 10am-3pm
DETAILS: Entry to farm, museum, olive tasting $5 a person, kids under 12 free. The gift shop will be open, with local arts and crafts, and Lanbruk's olive products, etc. A cold drink, or tea or cappuccino coffee with home-made sponge cake, jam and fresh cream will be available. All welcome. Phone 6642 6640. Visit www.lanbruk.com.au.
WHAT:Yamba Triathlon Festival
WHERE: Ford Park, Yamba
WHEN:Friday and Saturday
DETAILS: Yamba Triathlon Festival has events for all ages and motivations, with the Minimum, 2km and 5km Fun Runs, 1km Ocean Swim, Enticer, Sprint and Olympic Distance Triathlons.
The festival will become the first event in the 2014-15 Tri-Series season.
For more information check out the website www.eliteenergy.com.au/yamba or phone 6643 7775.
WHAT: Arts and crafts market and demonstrations
WHERE: Clarence River Visitor Information Centre, cnr Spring St and Pacific Hwy, South Grafton
WHEN: Saturday, 9am to about 1pm
DETAILS: Arts and crafts, woodwork, leatherwork and home-made goodies. You will be able to Enjoy demonstrations from the talented craftspeople. For more information Phone 6642 4677.
WHAT: Maclean Campdraft
WHERE: Maclean Showground, Cameron St, Maclean
WHEN: Saturday and Sunday
DETAILS: Two days of campdraft action. Phone Tammy Sutherland on 0409664 722 for more information.
WHAT: Tom Burlinson's Simply Sinatra
WHERE: Saraton Theatre, 99 Prince St, Grafton
WHEN: Saturday, 8pm
DETAILS: A swinging celebration of the music and career of the legendary Ol' Blue Eyes. Go to www.saraton.com for more information and tickets.
WHAT: Iluka Markets
WHERE: Iluka Sports Oval, cnr Owen and Spenser Sts, Iluka
WHEN: Sunday, 8am-12.30pm
DETAILS: Variety of stalls, only 15 minutes off the highway on the sports oval as you come into Iluka. A great morning out with the family.
WHAT: Clarence River Jockey Club horse racing - TAB meeting
WHERE: Grafton Racecourse, PowellSt
DETAILS: Grafton is a major regional centre for horse racing. The Grafton racetrack has excellent facilities and visitors are very welcome. Contact: CRJA. Phone 66422566 or visit www.crjc.com.au.