In Brief

Melbourne Cup fashion parade

CALLIOPE Central Ladies Bowling Club will host its annual Melbourne Cup lunch and fashion parade tomorrow at the club house from 10.30am. The event includes sweeps, lucky door prizes and prizes for the best dressed woman and person in winning jockey colours. The cost is $30 per person. To book phone 49756260.

Gladstone Arts Council AGM

THE Gladstone Arts Council is calling for committee nominations at its annual general meeting on Wednesday at 22 Oaks Rd, Tannum Sands. The meeting will begin at 5.30pm and include a poetry reading by Wesley Walker. To RSVP or for details, phone Di Paddick on 49766766.

Menopause workshop

DO you need information about menopause or want to know about emotional health and bone health during menopause? A one-off workshop titled Absolutely Fabulous After 40 will be offered on Wednesday from 5.30-8pm at the Boyne Island Community Centre. Bookings are essential. Phone 49791456.

Welcome morning tea

GLADSTONE region's newest residents are invited to a welcome morning tea on Thursday at the Toondoon Gardens between 10am and noon. This provides the local residents an opportunity to meet new and local people. For more information about the morning tea, phone Andrea on 49766300.



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