Festival Program

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Day 01
Thursday 26th August

Mary Ann Steam Train Ride | Queens Park | 9:00 am - 12:30 pm | from $3, tickets purchased on arrival

Gatakers Artspace | Portside Precinct | 9:30 am - 3:30 pm

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Bond Store | Wharf Street | 9:30 am - 3:30 pm | from $2.50, tickets purchased on arrival

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Maryborough Story Trail Self Guided Walking Tour | Maryborough CBD | All Day

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Firing of the Time Cannon | Customs House Residence Lawn | 11:00 am

Maryborough Markets | Maryborough City Hall & CBD | 7:00 am - 12 noon

Maryborough Walking Tour | departing Maryborough City Hall | 9:00 am

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The Story Bank | Richmond Street | 9:30 am - 3:30 pm | from $7.50, bookings recommended

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Becoming Mary Exhibition | The Story Bank | 9:30 am - 3:30 pm | from $7.50, bookings recommended

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Day 02
Friday 27th August

Gatakers Artspace | Portside Precinct | 9:30 am - 3:30 pm

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Bond Store | Wharf Street | 9:30 am - 3:30 pm | from $2.50, tickets purchased on arrival

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The Story Bank | Richmond Street | 9:30 am - 3:30 pm | from $7.50, bookings recommended

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Becoming Mary Exhibition | The Story Bank | 9:30 am - 3:30 pm | from $7.50, bookings recommended

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Brolga Live @ Poona | Red Betty with Gemini Duo | Poona Community Hall | 6:00 pm

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Maryborough Story Trail Self Guided Walking Tour | Maryborough CBD | All Day

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Day 03
Saturday 28th August

Bond Store | Wharf Street | 9:30 am - 2:00 pm | from $2.50, tickets purchased on arrival

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The Story Bank | Richmond Street | 9:30 am - 2:00 pm | from $7.50, bookings recommended

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Gatakers Artspace | Portside Precinct | 9:30 am - 2:00 pm

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Becoming Mary Exhibition | The Story Bank | 9:30 am - 2:00 pm | from $7.50, bookings recommended

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Practically Perfect Decorated Umbrellas | The Story Bank | 10:00am - 1:00 pm

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Maryborough Open Gardens - Town Gardens | | 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

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Upcycled clothing workshop with Nancy Brown | Gatakers Artspace | 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

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Imagine everything is possible with storyteller Gail Robinson | The Story Bank | 10:30 am - 12:30 pm | from $7.50, bookings recommended

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Maryborough Story Trail Self Guided Walking Tour | Maryborough CBD | All Day

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Day 04
Sunday 29th August

The Story Bank | Richmond Street | 10:00 am - 4:00 pm | from $7.50, bookings recommended

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Teddy Bear Picnic in Wonderland - Performance | Queens Park | 1:20 pm

Becoming Mary Exhibition | The Story Bank | 10:00 am - 4:00 pm | from $7.50, bookings recommended

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Bre Ferguson - Musician | Solo Mat | 11:10 am

Cozii Cafe | 98 Wharf Street | 8:00 am - late

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Excelsior Band | Excelsior Band Rotunda Stage | 2:30 pm

Firing of the Time Cannon | Customs House Residence Lawn | 11:00 am

Sing Song and Storytelling with Nanny Elsie Buttons | The Story Bank | 1:00 pm | from $7.50, bookings recommended

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Butchulla Stories with Aunty Karen Hall | The Story Bank | 10:30 am | from $12, bookings recommended

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Fashion in the Park | Main Stage | 1:30 pm

Gatakers Artspace | Portside Precinct | 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

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Maryborough Story Trail Self Guided Walking Tour | Maryborough CBD | All Day

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Robyn Osbourne - Author | Book Time | 10:15 am

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Kim Manici's Arty Circles | Portside Precinct | All Day

Maryborough Open Gardens - Country Gardens | | 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

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Kiddywinks Puppet Theatre at the Bond Store Basement | Bond Store | 1:00 pm | from $5

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Simon Drew Quartet | Brolga Theatre and Convention Centre | 2:00 pm | $24.50, bookings recommended

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Bonnie Sky Highland Dancers | Main Stage | 2:40 pm

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Nanny Race | Richmond Street | All Day

Upcycle textile activities with Nancy Brown | Gatakers Artspace | 10:00 am - 4:00 pm | from $1

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Kiddywinks Puppet Theatre at the Bond Store Basement | Bond Store | 11:00am | from $5

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Sing Song and Storytelling with Nanny Elsie Buttons | The Story Bank | 12:00 noon | from $7.50, bookings recommended

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The Inside Story with the Maryborough Storyteller | The Story Bank | 11:30 am | from $7.50, bookings recommended

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Mary Ann Steam Train Ride | Macaliser Station | 10:00 am | from $3, tickets purchased on arrival

Will Paes Chalk Art | Portside Precinct | All Day

Jon Vea Vea - Musician | Solo Mat | 10:15 am

Marc the Joyologist Art Mural | Portside Precinct | All Day

Susan Zela Bissett - Author | Book Time | 11:30 am

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Music Trivia | Excelsior Band Hall | 3:00 pm

The Inside Story with the Maryborough Storyteller | The Story Bank | 3:00 pm | from $7.50, bookings recommended

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Charlene Walters - Musician | Solo Mat | 2:10 pm

The Inside Story with the Maryborough Storyteller | The Story Bank | 2:00 pm | from $7.50, bookings recommended

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Poppins Pebble Painting | The Story Bank | 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Butchulla Stories with Aunty Karen Hall | The Story Bank | 11:30 am | from $12, bookings recommended

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Firing of the Time Cannon | Customs House Residence Lawn | 4:00 pm

Chimney Sweep Challenge & Nanny Race Awards | Main Stage | 1:00 pm

The Inside Story with the Maryborough Storyteller | The Story Bank | 10:30 am | from $7.50, bookings recommended

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Marc the Joyologist - Performance | Main Stage | 11:30 am

The Inside Story with the Maryborough Storyteller | The Story Bank | 1:00 pm | from $7.50, bookings recommended

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Mary Poppins Trivia | Excelsior Band Hall | 1:30 pm

Chimney Sweep Challenge | Richmond Street | All Day

Cellist - Anna Hoffman | Main Stage | 10:30 am

The League Studio | Main Stage | 11:00 am

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Welcome to Country | Main Stage | 10:00 am

Movie Trivia | Excelsior Band Hall | 10:30 am

Marc the Joyologist - Performance | Main Stage | 2:00 pm

MELSA Minature Train Ride | Queens Park | All Day | $2 per person, tickets purchased on arrival

Chris Collins - Author | Book Time | 2:05 pm

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Grumps & Roses - Musician | Excelsior Band Rotunda Stage | 11:50 pm

Hervey Bay Performing Arts College | Main Stage | 12:00 pm

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Peter Sajko - Musician | Solo Mat | 1:15 pm

Marsupial Madness - Performance | Queens Park | 10:45 am

Wayne Flemming Caricature Artist | Portside Precinct | All Day

Grand Parade | Portside Precinct | 12:30 pm

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Portside Cafe & Restaurant | 103 Wharf Street | 7:00 am - late

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Bond Store | Wharf Street | 10:00 am - 4:00 pm | from $2.50, tickets purchased on arrival

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Music from the Mary Whistler Calliope | The Story Bank | 11am