Weekend Activities!

Published: Wednesday, 31 October 2018 at 12:00:00 AM

Friday 2 to Sunday 4 November 2018



The WWI Memorial Concert at St Francis Xavier Cathedral is sold out!

Art Gallery           

Current exhibition Assembling Parts for a Bigger Picture, Geraldton Regional Art Gallery, 24 Chapman Road, 10.00am-4.00pm FOC

Fine Wine & Dine 

Celebrate the end of spring with the last of the Fine Wine and Dine dinners for the year. Salt Dish chef-owner Casaba Sellei has crafted four delightful dishes with the best local produce of the season. Matching wines, handpicked by Justin Lazenby. N5 wine will round off a culinary evening to remember. Bookings essential at the Salt Dish, 35 Marine Terrace or by ringing 9964 6030 $125

Live Music               

The Geraldton Hotel, 19 Gregory Street: Live music with Jenny Talia from 8.00pm, tickets available at the bottle shop at the Geraldton Hotel $25

The Provincial, 167 Marine Terrace: Live music 5:30pm street-side then 9.00pm in the courtyard FOC             

Harbour View, Top Floor 87 Marine Terrace: Music on the Baby Grand with David Chandler


Farmers Market   

Paddock to plate. Local fresh produce, Maitland Park on Maitland St, 8.00am-12.00pm

Dance Concert     

There is nothing cuter than baby animals … except for our teeny weeny dancers dressed as baby animals! Old MacDonald never had a farm quite like this. Two shows are available 9.30am and 1.00pm at the Queens Park Theatre, 75 Cathedral Avenue, bookings via $15-$17

Art Gallery           

Current exhibition Assembling Parts for a Bigger Picture, Geraldton Regional Art Gallery, 24 Chapman Road, 10.00am-4.00pm FOC

Movie Night        

The Englishman Who Went Up a Hill but Came Down a Mountain will be screening inside the Queens Park Theatre auditorium, a romantic comedy about a town that wouldn’t give up, a man who couldn’t get out, and the mountain that brought them together, light supper starts at 5.30pm with movie at 6.00pm, 75 Cathedral Avenue, bookings via $15

Ghost Tour          

Anthony Grzelka is Australia’s Ghost Whisperer and will be conducting a Greenough Ghost Tour and Sleepover at Central Greenough Settlement corner Brand Highway and McCartney Road commencing at 6.00pm through to 9.00am Sunday, price includes meals and accommodation, tickets available from $250 (plus booking fee)

Live Music               

The Geraldton Hotel, 19 Gregory Street: Live music with C4 from 7.00pm FOC

The Provincial, 167 Marine Terrace: Live music in the courtyard from 9.00pm FOC

Cruise ship day Sunday 4 November

Sun Princess will be visiting Geraldton, come on down to the welcome area by Francis Street carpark for stalls and meet and greet. The Geraldton Regional Art Gallery will open especially from 10.00am-12.00pm and the Museum of Geraldton will open its doors at 9.00am.


Railway Market    

Local produce, cooked foods, homemade goods! Geraldton Railway Station 8.00am-12.00pm

Walkaway Market

Enjoy a drive to Walkaway to visit the monthly markets including handmade jewellery, foods, plants, timber products and more. Museum also open to explore Walkaway’s railway history. 8.00am-12.00pm FOC

Miniature Railway

Batavia Coast Miniature Railway, hop aboard for a train ride on the 600m loop, closed in shoes essential, 10.00am-3.00pm, Spalding Park, Chapman Road $2kids, $3 adults

Live Music               

The Geraldton Hotel, 19 Gregory Street: Sunday Sesh with James McDonald from 5.00pm FOC

Over the Weekend

Abba Display at the Geraldton Visitor Centre

We’ve extended the display Abba: The Private Collection, memorabilia from a local Abba fan, 246 Marine Terrace, Mon-Fri 9.00am to 5.00pm, Sat & Sun 9.00am-1.00pm FOC

Museum of Geraldton

A Ticket to Paradise? reveals the human aspect of migration through recordings of new and archival personal accounts, Museum Place, 9.30am-3.00pm FOC

And there's so much more!!!

HMAS Sydney II Memorial Tours 10.30am daily, memorial site located on Gummer Avenue FOC, donations welcome

Museum of Geraldton, Museum Place Open daily 9.30am-3.00pm, guided tour 11.30am, Museum Place EBD

Monsignor Hawes Heritage Centre Cathedral Avenue, open daily 10.00am-4.00pm Donations welcome

St Francis Xavier Cathedral Tour Cathedral Ave, Fri 4.00pm & Sun, Mon, Wed 2.30pm, tickets Monsignor Hawes Centre $5.00 per person

Geraldton Regional Art Gallery 24 Chapman Rd, Mon-Sat 10.00am-4.00pm FOC, donations welcome

Old Gaol & Craft Centre 84 Chapman Rd, Mon-Fri 10.00am-3.30pm, Sat 9.00am-12.00pm, Tours Tue & Thurs at 2:00pm EBD

Central Greenough Settlement Brand Hwy & McCartney Rd, Mon-Fri 9.00am-4.00pm, Sat-Sun 8.00am self-guided

Greenough Museum and Gardens 11 Phillips Road, open daily 9.00am-3.30pm $5.00 per person, kids free

Greenough Wildlife & Bird Park 174 Company Road, open daily (except Wed) 10.00am-5.00pm Fees apply

Chapman Valley Museum 100 East Tce, Nanson, open Sun 1.00pm-4.00pm & Wed 9.00am-3.00pm EBD

Chapman Valley Fishing Park 388 Hickety Road, Nabawa, open Sat-Sun 9.30am-4.00pm Fees apply

Oakabella Homestead 423 Starling Road, tours 10.00am & 2.00pm Fees apply

Ultimate Watersports are back in town, ask at the Geraldton Visitor Centre for details Fees apply


Friday          Max 26, mostly sunny

Saturday     Max 24, mostly sunny

Sunday        Max 24, mostly sunny

For tides and fishing conditions visit

FOC - Free of Charge     EBD - Entry by Donation

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