Category Archives: Easter Events

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Event 180323: True Blue Award – Easter in the Country – closes 23rd March

Easter in the Country True Blue Award is awarded annually to a resident or group for their perseverance, involvement in and dedication to various organizations in Roma.

Nomination Form

Nominations are to be in by 23rd March 2018.

The Nominator’s details will be kept confidential.

Please download and complete the nomination form together with a short detailed description (on attached sheet) of their involvement in community Organizations/events.

and return to:
Easter in the Country Inc.
True Blue Nomination
PO Box 971 ROMA Q 4455 or

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Event 1803234: Up the Creek Garage Opening – Saturday 24th March

Up the Creek garage opening2

Up the Creek Garage

Opening 24th March 2018
9 am 14 George Street Roma

  • All Proceeds raised on the day will be donated to the The Roma Historical Precincts Inc.
  • Apex will be present providing lunch and cold drinks to purchase and a Jumping Castle
  • The Roma Historical Motor Club Inc. will have a display
  • Up the Creek Garage will be opened all Easter Weekend
  • A cover charge of $15 single and $25 double or family (day pass)
  • Classic Cars, Cars in the Garden, Pictures on the Wall, Longhorn Cattle.

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Event 180330: Short Film Workshops

Film Workshops

Roma Performing Arts is proud to present, in conjunction with Queensland Touring Film Festival and Roma’s Easter in the Country, a series of Film Maker Workshops and a Roma Short Film Festival. Do you want to see yourself on the BIG SCREEN? Is your child a movie making superstar?

Youth Film Makers Workshop (Ages 12+)
About: Want to be in front of the camera? More interested in working behind? We have limited space/s for youth over 12 years of age to work with industry professionals in producing a film about our town. Registration necessary, limited spaces available.
Date: Saturday March 24th
Time: 9.00am – Late
Venue: Roma Performing Arts Studio, Roma Community Arts Centre, 38-44 Hawthorne St, Roma, QLD 4455

Jnr Green Screen Workshop (Ages 6-12)
About: Does your little one like to perform? Register for this workshop and let them explore the magic of green screen technology, just as they use in the making of superhero films. Registration necessary, limited spaces available.
Date: Sunday March 25th
Time: 9.00am – 11.00am
Venue: Roma Performing Arts Studio, Roma Community Arts Centre, 38-44 Hawthorne St, Roma, QLD 4455

Roma Short Film Festival (All Ages)
About: Bring your families and enjoy Fish and Chips on the main street while watching the best short films made my local youth, during the workshops, and others from around the world.
Date: Good Friday March 30th
Time: 7.00pm
Venue: Cnr McDowall St and Arthur St
Brought to you by Maranoa Regional Council, Queensland Government, Screen Queensland, Queensland Touring Film Festival, Roma’s Easter in the Country and Roma Performing Arts.
Visit Film Maker Workshops – Performing Arts  in order to register or call 0416 266 096 for more information.

Facebook Event: Roma Short Film Festival and Workshops

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Event 180331: XXXX Gold Easter Races

It’s Easter Saturday over the Easter in the country celebrations.  After the street parade, come to the track and stay for the rodeo.  Lots of country entertainment

For more information:

Webpage: XXX Gold Easter Races

Facebook: Roma Turf Club

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Event 180401: Easter Church Services

Ecumenical Service at Roma Church of Christ – 119 Currey  Street    

8.00am  Good Friday March 30

All Saints Catholic Church – Cnr Feather and McDowall Streets
Easter Program – Roma

Palm Sunday March 25:  8.30 am Mass

Holy Thursday  March 29:  7.30 pm Mass of the Lord’s Supper

Good Friday March 30:
10 am Stations of the Cross
3 pm Commemoration of the Lord’s Passion

Holy Saturday March 31: 6pm Easter Vigil

There will also be Liturgies during Holy Week and the Easter Weekend at Jackson, Yuleba, Wallumbilla, Surat, Injune, Mitchell and Mungallala. Please phone the Parish Office (4622 1075) for further information.

 Heart Church, Roma – 52 Chrystal Street
Easter Sunday – April 1 – 9.30 am

Life Christian Church – 27 Hawthorne Street
Easter Sunday – April 1 – 9.30 am

Roma Church of Christ – 119 Currey Street
Easter Sunday – April 1 – 10 am

Roma Presbyterian Church  – Cnr Albert and Queens Streets
Easter Sunday – April 1 –  9am

Roma Seventh Day Adventist  Church – 110 Currey Street

Saturday – March 31 – 11am

Roma Uniting Church (and Lutheran) –  50 Bungil Street                                                         
Easter Sunday – April 1 – 9.30 am

Roma Worship Centre – 6 Hanly Street
Easter Sunday – April 1 – 10 am

St Paul’s Anglican Parish Cnr Arthur and Bungil Streets
Easter Sunday – April 1 – 9 am

The Salvation Army –  89 Arthur Street
Easter Sunday – April 1 – 9.30 am

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Event 180401: Senex ColourXplosion 2018 – Sunday 1st April

Senex Coloour Explosion

The 4th Annual Senex ColourXplosion coordinated by PCYC Maranoa is a 5klm family fun event held Easter Sunday as part of Roma’s Easter in the Country celebrations. The 5klm course can be a run, jog or walk and we encourage all family members to participate. Every person that registers will recieve a FREE packet of paint to use along the course. The most important thing to remember – HAVE FUN 🙂

For more information:

Facebook Event: Senex ColourXplosion

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