10 things to do this weekend in Clarence Valley

Get to Lawrence early for Lawrence Museum?s garage sale. The sale of goods raises money for the museum.
Get to Lawrence early for Lawrence Museum?s garage sale. The sale of goods raises money for the museum.

1. Lawrence Museum Bumper Garage Sale

WHEN: Saturday, from 7.30am.

WHERE: Lawrence Museum, 2 Merton St, Lawrence.

DETAILS: The bargains are bursting out of the garage for the Annual Lawrence Museum Bumper Garage and Book Sale. Everything is priced to sell. Refreshments available and all proceeds go towards building a new shed at the museum.

2. Seniors Expo

WHEN: Friday (Grafton) and April 4 (Yamba).

WHERE: South Grafton Ex-Servicemen's Club and Yamba Bowling Club.

DETAILS: A variety of information stalls, speakers and entertainers are booked to ensure there is something for everyone.

Entertainer Jade Dewi at the opening of Plunge, Art and Culture festival held at the Grafton Regional Gallery in Fitzroy St, Grafton.   Photo: Leigh Jensen / Daily Examiner March 26, 2015
Entertainer Jade Dewi at the opening of Plunge, Art and Culture festival held at the Grafton Regional Gallery in Fitzroy St, Grafton. Photo: Leigh Jensen / Daily Examiner March 26, 2015 Leigh Jensen / Daily Examiner

3. Plunge Festival

WHEN: Until April 26.

WHERE: All over the Clarence Valley.

DETAILS: Get out and see some of the best art and culture the Clarence Valley has to offer. The full program is available at Clarence Valley Council website www.clarence.nsw.gov.au.

4. Flickerfest

WHEN: Friday, from 7pm

WHERE: Saraton Theatre, Grafton

DETAILS: Celebrating its landmark 25th year, Flickerfest will be screening the best of shorts from Australia and around the world for their 2016 Festival. Tickets: Adults $16, Concession $14 and $11.50 for seniors, from the Box Office.

Grafton Dragonboat
Grafton Dragonboat Adam Hourigan

5. Dragon Boat Come and Try

WHEN: Saturday, 10-11am

WHERE: Corcoran Park, Grafton

DETAILS: Grafton Dragon Boat Club is holding its monthly come and try day for anyone 12 years and over wishing to try the sport of Dragon Boat Racing. It's free so come along and give it ago. We are looking for more men to join the club. graftondragonboatclub@ gmail.com or 0401 634 414.

6. Clocktower Gallery Markets

WHEN: Saturday from 9am

WHERE: Visitor Information Centre on the Corner of Spring Street & Pacific Highway, South Grafton

DETAILS: Monthly market day on the veranda. Plenty of handmade goods, including leatherwork, painting, woodwork and much more. Bernie Kenny 66448396

Iluka Markets are on this weekend.
Iluka Markets are on this weekend. Laura McKee

7. Iluka Markets

WHEN: Sunday from 8am

WHERE: Iluka Sports Oval on the corner of Owen and Spenser Streets.

DETAILS: There is locally inspired art, original craft and woodwork, handmade jewellery, locally produced soaps, cakes and preservatives - the list goes on. Graeme Lynn 66456177.

8. Glenreagh Markets

WHEN: Saturday

WHERE: Glenreagh Memorial Museum

DETAILS: A wide variety of stalls, including jams, fresh produce and homemade goods. Bessie 66492001.

9. Group 2 rugby league

WHAT: Grafton Ghosts v Coffs Harbour

WHERE: Frank McGuren Field, Grafton

DETAILS: The local rugby league season kicks off, with the Ghosts taking on last year's grand finalists from Coffs. Day starts with under-18 trial between Ghosts and Rebels at noon.

10. Old-Time/New Vogue Dancing

WHEN: Sunday, 1-5pm

WHERE: Iluka Golf Club

DETAILS: $5 includes afternoon tea.



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