Your guide to what's on in Ipswich

FRIDAY

THE Australian Superbike Championship, Australia's premier motorcycling championship, is coming to Willowbank. Round three of the championship will be running at the racetrack this weekend from 9am to 5pm. Visit asbk.com.au or phone 54619100.

DEPENDABLE: Papercuts by Pamela See depicts a world that is in conflict, and conflicted, over oil. See how the artist presents the 'black gold' conundrum through exquisite Chinese papercuts portraying oil as both an aid and a threat to our modern-day existence. Ipswich Art Gallery, 10am - 5pm until 18 August. Phone 3810 7222

SCI-Art: Creative Contraptions by John Coleman. Experience and discover the art of invention through the use of everyday materials at the Ipswich Art Gallery. See how artist John Coleman creatively re-assembles items to produce moving sculptures that combine science, art and sustainable technologies. Ipswich Art Gallery, 10am-5pm. Phone 3810 7222.

 

SATURDAY

IPSWICH'S biggest race and social event of the year is already here with the Ipswich Cup to be run on Saturday. Socialise as the region's biggest horse race is on again. The day will see Fashions of the Field, win a ticket to XXXX Island, visit the Bundaberg Distillatorium, see the Johnny Walker Experience and drop into the Corona Marquee. Ipswich Turf Club cnr Brisbane Road & TL Cooney Avenue, Bundamba. Visit ipswichturfclub.com.au

NAIDOC week celebrations will be held at Lowood for the first time on Saturday. The day will see entertainment as well as traditional dance and music, boomerang and didgeridoo craft on show. Clock Park, 9am - 2pm.

THE Workshops Rail Museum community recovery day. Residents will be given free entry into The Workshops Rail Museum as the community comes together to celebrate its recovery from the two recent floods. The day will run from 9.30am to 5pm.

THE National Paintball Fields 12 Hour Scenario 2013 is back for its 15th year. 12 Hours of unbeatable paintballing action along with prizes and giveaways. No experience necessary. National Paintball Fields cnr Coach Lane & Brisbane Valley Hwy, Blacksoil, visit npf.com.au or phone 3891 5366.

KALBAR Show, tomorrow and Sunday. The 84th Kalbar Show will see all the excitment and fun of the show season return to the Scenic Rim. The two-day event will be held at the Kalbar Showgrounds on George St, phone 5463 7360 for more information.

A MARKET with arts and rafts, trash 'n' treasure, haircuts, local produce and more will be held at Eastern Taipan Cricket Ground, Redbank Plains Rd. Event runs from 6am - noon. Public entry is free and $15 for stall holders. Phone Denis on 0413 893 793.

THE Australian Superbike Championship, see Friday's listing. Willowbank Raceway, 9am to 5pm. Visit asbk.com.au or phone 54619100.

 

SUNDAY

THE Australian Superbike Championship, See Friday's listing. 9am to 5pm. Visit asbk.com.au

AWL Ipswich Open Day. The Animal Welfare League Ipswich rehoming centre will be having an open day on Sunday, including guided shelter tours, freebies, as well as stalls and a sausage sizzle.



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