Events

Events around Bunbury

FRIDAY 20th MAY

• Sunset Bar, Dolphin Discovery Centre, Koombana Drive, Bunbury from 3pm till late. Grab your family and friends and come and enjoy the atmosphere of the Sunset Bar. Situated upstairs at the Dolphin Discovery Centre, overlooking beautiful Koombana Bay, it’s a prime location to unwind from your week. Showcasing a different local winery, brewery, or distillery each week, and featuring local produce and artists.  There is always something new at the Bunbury Sunset Bar. For further information please phone 9791 3088.

• Shorelines Open Mic, Caf-fez Bunbury, Prinsep Street, Bunbury. Doors open 5.30pm. Enjoy a night of original homegrown live entertainment with songwriters, poets and other spoken-word artists who will wow the crowd at an open mic sundowner from 6.00pm. Some open mic spots will be available on the night. The event forms part of the Shore Lines Writing for Performance competition. For more details call Janice on 0437 954 147. Tickets $5 and available from www.trybooking.com 

 

• The Make Smoking History Forest Rally is set to rev up from Thursday 19th – Sunday 22nd May 2022 from Bunbury through the Nannup forest area. For viewing in Bunbury: head down to the Ceremonial Start at the Leschenault Foreshore, Blair Street Bunbury from 4.30pm – 5.30pm, and at the Bunbury Super Stage, Bunbury Speedway, South Western Highway, Bunbury from 6pm – 8.45pm.  At the Speedway all cars will do four runs each.   For further information and the best spectator spots in the forest, visit: https://forestrally.com.au

• Prince of Wales Hotel, Stephen Street, Bunbury – Live entertainment ‘South Summit’ from 9pm. For further information phone 9721 2016.

• The Wellington Hotel, Victoria Street Bunbury – ‘Karaoke’ from 8pm – Late. For further information phone 9724 3900.

SATURDAY 21st MAY

• The Bunbury Markets, Queens Gardens, Cobblestone Drive, Bunbury, 8.00am – 1.00pm. Large variety of stalls. For further information phone Rebecca Watson on 0428 414 720 or email: bunburymarkets@gmail.com

• Bunbury Park Run, Big Swamp Parkland, Prince Philip Drive, Bunbury from 8.00am to 9.00am. Briefing takes place opposite the Big Swamp Playground prior to 8.00am. You can walk, jog, run or shuffle twice around the walk trail in a timed event. Everyone is welcome. Free event. For further information visit:  https://www.facebook.com/bunburyparkrun/  

• Ultimate Frisbee is a unique sport that uses a flying disc and combines elements of Soccer, Netball and American football.  If you have not seen this sport in action why not check out the Tournament this Saturday 9am -4pm at Hay Park North, Bunbury.  Bunbury Ultimate Inc are hosting Mooovin’ the Groove 2022.  The event is a one-day teams’ tournament.

• Live Harness Racing, Bunbury Trotting Club, Milligan Street, Bunbury. Gates open 5.00pm. For further information phone 6319 20163 or visit www.donaldsonpark.com.au

 

 

• The Masters Rowing Country Titles, Leschenault Inlet, Bunbury. Racing from 8.30am to 2pm. View Sculling with no heats, just straight finals. For further information log onto the Bunbury Rowing Club Facebook page.

• Sunset Bar, Dolphin Discovery Centre, Koombana Drive, Bunbury from 3pm till late. Grab your family and friends and come and enjoy the atmosphere of the Sunset Bar. Situated upstairs at the Dolphin Discovery Centre, overlooking beautiful Koombana Bay. Showcasing a different local winery, brewery, or distillery each week, and featuring local produce and artists. For further information please phone 9791 3088.

• Prince of Wales Hotel, Stephen Street, Bunbury – Live entertainment ‘Proud Mary’ from 9pm. For further information phone 9721 2016.

• The Wellington Hotel, Victoria Street Bunbury – ‘Filophoria’ from 8pm – Late. For further information phone 9724 3900.

SUNDAY 22nd MAY

• The Boyanup & District Farmers Market, Thomas Street & Charlotte Street, Boyanup from 8.00am to 12 noon. Locally grown fresh produce and lots of artisan products from the region. Stalls of produce including fruit & vegetables, lamb, beef, seafood, cheeses, cakes, chocolates, olive oil, jams, bread, and nuts. For further information visit http://www.boyanupfafrmersmarket.com/

• The South West Rail & Heritage Centre Open Day, Turner Street, Boyanup from 10.00am to 2.00pm. Come along and see the skilled artisans of the Boyanup Foundation who will be practising their ancient crafts. As well as this activity, other SWRHC resident groups, the Capel Men’s Shed, the Preston River Old Machinery Group, and the South West Model Railway Group will be doing what they do best and there is the opportunity to see the restoration of a one-hundred-year-old carriage in action. Entry to the Centre is by donation and light refreshments are available in the iconic Picnic Van and from the sausage sizzle. Entry is gold coin donation. For further information phone 0427 771 864.

 

• The Masters Rowing Country Titles, Leschenault Inlet, Bunbury. Racing from 8.30am to 2pm.  View Sweep with no heats, just straight finals. For further information log onto the Bunbury Rowing Club Facebook page.

• Sunset Bar, Dolphin Discovery Centre, Koombana Drive, Bunbury from 3pm till late. Grab your family and friends and come and enjoy the atmosphere of the Sunset Bar. Situated upstairs at the Dolphin Discovery Centre, overlooking beautiful Koombana Bay. Showcasing a different local winery, brewery, or distillery each week, and featuring local produce and artists. For further information please phone 9791 3088.