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What’s on this weekend in Shepparton?

By Shepparton News

Between dangerous creatures, culture corners, an Amazing Race and town shows, there's plenty to do in the region this weekend.

Saturday, October 5

Grow Your Own Hairy Harry

What: Design your very own grassy haired friend with Enchanted Rainbow.

When: 10am to 11.30am.

Where: KidsTown, 7275 Midland Hwy, Mooroopna.

More information: Phone Enchanted Rainbow on 0438 317 332.

Culture Corner — Chinese Community

What: The Goulburn Valley Chinese Association will be hosting the October edition of Culture Corner.

When: 10am to 2pm.

Where: Maude St Mall, Shepparton.

Cost: Free.

More information: Contact Bonnie McIntosh on 03 5832 9857 orbonnie.mcintosh@shepparton.vic.gov.au

3630 Concrete Jungle Skate Competition 2019

What: Win huge prizes by showing off your skating, BMX or scooter skills, or just come along and check out the action!

When: 10am to 4pm.

Where: Shepparton Skate Park, Victoria Park Lake, Wyndham St, Shepparton.

Cost: $1 donation competitors fee.

More information: Phone Jessica Baccchetto on 5832 9779.

Local Landscapes — Adult Painting Workshop Series

What: Abstract landscape painting with local artist Kristen Retallick.

When: 1pm to 3.30pm.

Where: Shepparton Art Museum, 70 Welsford St, Shepparton.

Cost: $55.

More information: Phone Shepparton Art Museum on 5832 9861.

Regional Pole Artistry Championships

What: Elite Pole Dancing and Fitness is hosting the annual Regional Pole Artistry Championships in 2019.

When: 7pm.

Where: Riverlinks Eastbank — 70 Welsford St, Shepparton.

Cost: $39.50 to $49.50.

More information: Phone Riverlinks Box Office on 5832 9511.

Nathalia show

What: Returning for the 125th time is the Nathalia Show.

When: Starting at 9am.

Where: Nathalia Showgrounds.

Cost: $25 family ticket, $10 adults, $5 children.

Sunday, October 6

Boulevard Bush Reserve Community Day

What: Learn all about the plants and animals that live in the reserve, try our fun treasure hunt and lend a hand to protect the area during our litter and weed blitz.

When: 10am to noon.

Where: Boulevard Bush Reserve, The Boulevard, Shepparton.

Cost: Free.

More information: Phone RiverConnect on 5832 9700 or emailriverconnect@shepparton.vic.gov.au


Amazing Race

What: Based on the reality TV showThe Amazing Race. Teams race against each other in a scavenger hunt across KidsTown.

When: 11am to 12.30pm.

Where: KidsTown, 7275 Midland Hwy, Mooroopna.

More information: Phone Council's active living department on 5832 9431.