Community Dates -Maranoa Regional Council

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Community Dates -Maranoa Regional Council

Date Details
5 June Create and Thrive workshops Roma


6 June ZONTA Bingo @ the bowls club
7 June Charity Fashion Show Bassett Park
$60pp 3 course meal and drink on entry
8 June Santos Injune Cup
14 -16 June Ladies QLD Sand Green Championships
15 June Echidna’s Ladies Day

Food Truck Friday’s (NEW EVENT @ the big rig)

Stitch in the shade @ Moorelands Nursery

21-22 June Roma State College Senior Campus “The great Australian rock musical”


22 June Rugby Races @ Bassett Park (more information)
23 June Endeavour Angels Bingo @ Cultural Centre
24 June QLD Ballet & QLD Music Festival perform “The little green road to fairyland”

THIS IS A FREE EVENT   (To register to attend click here)

27 June Motivational interviewing workshop – suicide prevention
28 June Lions Fish and Chips in the park

Last day of Term 2 QLD Schools

29 June Ladies Day pistol shoot @ Roma Gun Club
1-2 July 2 Day intervention skills workshop
4 July ZONTA Bingo @ the bowls club
5 July Emu Club @ The Barn Mt Hope
8 July NAIDOC week official flag raising ceremony
13 July Food Truck Friday’s (NEW EVENT @ the big rig)

Dancing under the stars charity event


Ironbark Raceway – Drag championship round 3

20 July Wandoan Camel Races
21 July Endeavour Angels Bingo @ Cultural Centre
26 July Lions Fish and Chips in the park
27 July Fillies and Families Race Day @ Bassett Park (more information)
1 August Spinderella – Stranger Danger musical


10 August Justice Crew 10th Anniversary tour Get tickets here


17 August Food Truck Friday’s (NEW EVENT @ the big rig)
18 – 25 August Seniors Week
24 August Ironbark Raceway – Drag championship round 4
30 August Lions Fish and Chips in the park
31 August Eumamurrin Gala Ball


6 September QLD Opera performance
13 September Food Truck Friday’s (NEW EVENT @ the big rig)
14 -15 September Edge of the Outback Soiree @ The Barn Mt Hope
20 – 21 September Booringa Fire & Water Festival Mitchell
28 September Ironbark Raceway – Drag championship round 5
4 – 7 October Woop Woop Outback Music Festival (more information)
11 October Food Truck Friday’s (NEW EVENT @ the big rig)
12 October Maranoa Business Awards (more information)
19 October Mitchell Races
11 November Remembrance Day (across the region)
15 November   Food Truck Friday’s (NEW EVENT @ the big rig)
16 November Royal on 99 Roma Cup (more information)
29 November Lions Fish & Chips Night
14 December Food Truck Friday’s (NEW EVENT @ the big rig)
31 December New Year’s Eve Family Rodeo – Mitchell

For more information please contact your local development officer 1300 007 662.

Local events can be viewed and added to the My Maranoa calendar at

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New Hope Community Services – Ready for Work Training

New Hope Community Services


Life Christian Church Roma is hosting a “Ready for work training” This course is for anyone 15-24 struggling to find work or  just starting in the work force.

This is a FREE 12 day course, spread over 4 weeks (Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays) at our training facilities at 27 Hawthorne St Roma (old Maranoa club). There is absolutely no cost to participants for attending this course, as it is completely funded through the State Governments ‘Skilling Queenslanders For Work’ program. This program delivers job preparation and employment skills, with the outcome to help participants apply for and successfully find employment.

During this course, you will obtain:
-A First Aid Certificate
– Resume writing skills
– Job application skills
– Interview skills
– Various workplace training, as well as computer training if required.

Currently, attending the course also comes with a $10,000 incentive, paid to eligible employers who hire you after the training into an apprenticeship or traineeship (courtesy of the Queensland State Governments ‘Skilling Queenslanders for Work’ program) – making you very attractive to potential employers!

When, where and what!
Start date: 5TH June
Time: 9am till 2.30pm (Tuesdays and Wednesdays and Thursdays)
Location: 27 Hawthorne St (old Maranoa Club)
What to bring: Lunch (fridge available) and pen, plus your own tablet or laptop if you would like (not mandatory)


It’s simple!

Step 1 – If you haven’t already done so, please follow this link to and fill in your details to register your spot:

Step 2 – We will also need all participants to have a Unique Student Identifier (USI) number to be awarded their First Aid Qualification. If you don’t yet have a USI, please click on the following link and follow the instructions, and bring your USI number with you to training:

Step 3 – You can expect a call or email from our course facilitator Matt to confirm your place.




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