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Fit for mums or dads

10 November 2017

 

WHEN

Friday, November 10, 2017, 9:30 – 10:30am

COST

Free

EVENT TYPE

Fitness & well-being

BOOKINGS

Not required. For more information phone Tanya from Active As on 0433 215 303.

MEETING POINT

By the playground equipment

REQUIREMENTS

Yoga mat or thick towel

AGE

16 years and over

VENUE

Jindalee Boat Ramp Park

VENUE ADDRESS

Jindalee Boat Ramp Park, 99 Mt Ommaney Drive, Jindalee

BOAT RAMP FACILITIES

Canoe ramp, Double boat ramp, Single pontoon

BOAT RAMP INFORMATION

Jindalee Boat Ramp (-27.52949568, 152.9286555)
Status: Partial closure due to maintenance work until 30 June 2016. Boat ramp will be open to the public during weekends.
Mt Ommaney Drive Canoe Ramp
Status: open
Jindalee Pontoon
Status: open

  

DETAILS

Build strength and fitness in the great outdoors. A great way to meet other parents, bring the kiddies along for a run around or come alone ready to burn a few calories. All fitness levels welcome.

 

Fitness and bubs aqua strength and toning

10 November 2017

Aqua Fitness & Bubs

WHEN

Friday, November 10, 2017, 12 – 1pm

COST

Pool entry

BOOKINGS

Not required - For more information contact Choose Today on 0412 140 034.

MEETING POINT

Indoor learn to swim pool

REQUIREMENTS

Swimsuit, towel and water bottle.

VENUE

Jindalee Pool

VENUE ADDRESS

11 Yallambee Road, Jindalee

DETAILS

An aqua aerobics and toning class for mums, dads, grandparents and all other carers while baby safely enjoys the water alongside. Baby swim seat provided.



Childrens Storytime

10 November 2017

Childrens Storytime

When

Friday, November 10, 2017, 10:30 – 11:30am

Venue

Mt Ommaney Library

Venue address

Mt Ommaney Shopping Centre, 171 Dandenong Rd, Mt Ommaney 4074

Bookings

Not required.

Cost

Free

Note

Experience the magic of storytime with your child at the library. This interactive session includes stories, songs and craft activities for children. Ideal for children aged 2-5 years.

First 5 Forever children's storytime

09 November 2017

When

Thursday, November 9, 2017, 5 – 5:30pm

Venue

Mt Ommaney Library

Venue address

Mt Ommaney Shopping Centre, 171 Dandenong Rd, Mt Ommaney 4074

Bookings

Not required.

Cost

Free

Details

Experience the magic of storytime with your child at the library. This interactive session includes stories, songs and creative early literacy experiences for children. Ideal for children aged 2-5 years.

The First 5 Forever initiative is funded by the Queensland Government.

First 5 Forever children's storytime

09 November 2017

WHEN

Thursday, November 9, 2017, 10:30 – 11am

VENUE

Mt Ommaney Library

VENUE ADDRESS

Mt Ommaney Shopping Centre, 171 Dandenong Rd, Mt Ommaney 4074

BOOKINGS

Not required.

COST

Free

DETAILS

Experience the magic of storytime with your child at the library. This interactive session includes stories, songs and creative early literacy experiences for children. Ideal for children aged 2-5 years.

The First 5 Forever initiative is funded by the Queensland Government.

Tai Chi Qigong

09 November 2017

Tai Chi

When

Thursday, November 9, 2017, 9 – 10am

Cost

$5 per session

Bookings

Not required - For more information contact Australian Academy of Tai Chi and Qigong 3358 1955 or www.livingchi.com.au

Meeting point

On riverbank just beyond main car park

Requirements

Sun protection and water.

Age

All ages

Venue

Rocks Riverside Park

Venue address

Counihan Road, Seventeen Mile Rocks

Note

This dynamic mind and body activity is invigorating and will help you feel relaxed, refreshed and calm. The easy-to-follow moves are repeated each week to enable participants to get a feel for the gentle flowing exercise 'moving meditation'. Join any week all welcome!

Aqua interval training

09 November 2017

Where:Jindalee Pool, 11 Yallambee Road, Jindalee

When:Thu, 9th November 9:30am - 10:30am

Cost:Pool entry

Bookings:Not required. For more information phone BFit4Life - Dance, Cheer & Fitness on 0415 651 290.

Web link:https://www.brisbane.qld.gov.au/whats-on/event/aqua-interval-training

Aqua interval training is all the rage at the moment, and now it’s time to add water. A highly effective form of cardiovascular training, which involves brief bursts of high-intensity work followed by a recovery period.  This allows you to workout at a higher intensity, with less impact on the body and with the added benefit of resistance that water provides. Suitable for all fitness levels.

Introduction to MaKey Makey

09 November 2017

 

WHEN

Thursday, November 9, 2017, 3:30 – 5pm

VENUE

Mt Ommaney Library

VENUE ADDRESS

Mt Ommaney Library, Mt Ommaney Shopping Centre, 171 Dandenong Road, Mt Ommaney

AGE RANGE

9-12 years

BOOKINGS

Bookings required. Phone Mount Ommaney Library on 07 3407 7010 to reserve your place.

COST

Free

EVENT TYPE

Classes & workshops

DETAILS

Learn how everyday objects can be turned into touchpads that control games and animations using a MaKey MaKey invention kit. No prior experience required. Ideal for children aged 9-12 years. Bookings essential.

A BNEtechkids workshop.

English Conversation Group

09 November 2017

The Golden Book Club

When

Thursday, November 9, 2017, 1 – 2pm

Venue

Mt Ommaney Library

Venue   address

Mt Ommaney Shopping Centre, 171 Dandenong Rd, Mt Ommaney 4074

Bookings

Not required.

Cost

Free

Note

Come along to make new friends and improve your English. Learners of all levels are welcome.

 

Babies Books & Rhymes

08 November 2017

Babies Books & Rhymes

When

Wednesday, November 8, 2017, 10:30 – 11am

Venue

Mt Ommaney Library

Venue   address

Mt Ommaney Shopping Centre, 171 Dandenong Rd, Mt Ommaney 4074

Bookings

Not required.

Cost

Free

Note

Meet other parents and babies for a fun session of singing, clapping and dancing. Learn songs and action rhymes to nurture your baby's pre-literacy, communication, language and social skills. Ideal for babies aged up to two years.

 

Fitness 4 me

08 November 2017

Fitness 4 life
 
Where:Rocks Riverside Park, 531 Seventeen Mile Rocks Road, Seventeen Mile Rocks
 
When:Wed, 8th November 9:30am - 10:30am
 
Cost:Free
 
Bookings:Not required. For more information phone Aggie from Mona Health Coach on 0433 463 578.
 
Web link:https://www.brisbane.qld.gov.au/whats-on/event/fitness-4-me-8
 
An outdoor exercise class that includes skipping and hula hooping to assist in improving cardio, strength and core stability. Mums, dads and bubs welcome.

Toddler Time

08 November 2017


When

Wednesday, November 8, 2017, 9:30 – 10am

Venue

Mt Ommaney Library

Venue address

Mt Ommaney Shopping Centre, 171 Dandenong Rd, Mt Ommaney 4074

Bookings

Not required.

Cost

Free

Note

Meet other parents and toddlers for a fun session of singing, clapping and dancing. Learn action rhymes and songs which will help your child’s pre-literacy, communication, language and social skills. Ideal for babies and toddlers aged 1-3 years.

 

Centenary Suburbs Historical Society

08 November 2017

Unlock the History of your House
 

WHEN

Wednesday, November 8, 2017, 1 – 3pm

VENUE

Mt Ommaney Library, Mt Ommaney

VENUE ADDRESS

Mt Ommaney Library, Mt Ommaney Shopping Centre, 171 Dandenong Road, Mt Ommaney

AGE RANGE

Adults (30+)

BOOKINGS

Not required.

COST

Free

EVENT TYPE

History

DETAILS

New members welcome.

NightWriters writing group

08 November 2017

Centenary Writers Group

WHEN

Wednesday, November 8, 2017, 6 – 7pm

VENUE

Mt Ommaney Library

VENUE ADDRESS

Mt Ommaney Shopping Centre, 171 Dandenong Rd, Mt Ommaney 4074

BOOKINGS

Not required.

COST

Free

DETAILS

We welcome all writers who would like feedback on their work in a friendly, casual atmosphere. Contact Gillian at words2goinfo@gmail.com for more details.






Aqua Dance2BFit

07 November 2017

 

WHEN

Tuesday, November 7, 2017, 6 – 7pm

COST

Pool entry

EVENT TYPE

Fitness & well-being

BOOKINGS

Not required. For more information phone BFit4Life - Dance, Cheer & Fitness on 0415 651 290.

MEETING POINT

Reception

REQUIREMENTS

Swimwear, towel

VENUE

Jindalee Pool

VENUE ADDRESS

Jindalee Pool, 11 Yallambee Road, Jindalee

DETAILS

Aqua Dance2BFit is a dance based aqua class which provides a full body workout. It incorporates traditional aqua aerobic moves with fun, funky dance moves to create a pool party atmosphere. You will be having so much fun you will forget you are even exercising.

Zumba Gold

07 November 2017

 

WHEN

Tuesday, November 7, 2017, 11:30am – 12:30pm

WHERE

The Centenary Community Hub, 171 Dandenong Road, Mt Ommaney

AGE RANGE

Seniors

COST

$5

EVENT TYPE

Fitness & well-being

BOOKINGS

Not required. For further information phone Choose Today on 0412 140 034.

MEETING POINT

At the hall next to the library

AGE

50 years and over

DETAILS

Ditch the workout, join the party featuring rhythms and dance moves to Latin and international beats targeted to suit older participants and those just starting their journey to a fit and healthy lifestyle.

First 5 Forever toddler time

07 November 2017

When

Tuesday, November 7, 2017, 1:45 – 2:15pm

Venue

Mt Ommaney Library

Venue address

Mt Ommaney Shopping Centre, 171 Dandenong Rd, Mt Ommaney 4074

Bookings

Not required.

Cost

Free

Details

Meet other parents and toddlers for a fun session of singing, clapping and dancing. Learn action rhymes and songs which will help your child’s pre-literacy, communication, language and social skills. Ideal for babies and toddlers aged 1-3 years.

The First 5 Forever initiative is funded by the Queensland Government.

Dance2BFit

07 November 2017

 

WHEN

Tuesday, November 7, 2017, 9:30 – 10:30am

COST

Free

EVENT TYPE

Fitness & well-being

BOOKINGS

Not required. For more information phone BFit4Life - Dance, Cheer & Fitness on 0415 651 290.

MEETING POINT

Undercover area to the right of the entrance

VENUE

Rocks Riverside Park

VENUE ADDRESS

Rocks Riverside Park, 5 Counihan Road, Seventeen Mile Rocks

DETAILS

Dance2BFit is a high energy dance fitness class which provides a full body workout. It incorporates all styles of dance and movement. It's FUN, it's easy, it's different and it's effective.

 
 

Fitness 4 seniors

06 November 2017

 

WHEN

Monday, November 6, 2017, 10:30 – 11:30am

COST

Free

EVENT TYPE

Fitness & well-being

BOOKINGS

Not required. For more information phone Fitness 4 U on 1300 367 703.

MEETING POINT

At the gym equipment

REQUIREMENTS

Bring a towel.

AGE

50 years and over

VENUE

Horizon Drive Park

VENUE ADDRESS

Horizon Drive Park, 141 Horizon Drive, Middle Park

DETAILS

Increase your fitness to better prepare yourself for the challenges of life.

First 5 Forever toddler time

04 November 2017

When

Saturday, November 4, 2017, 9:30 – 10am

Venue

Mt Ommaney Library

Venue address

Mt Ommaney Shopping Centre, 171 Dandenong Rd, Mt Ommaney 4074

Bookings

Not required.

Cost

Free

Details

Meet other parents and toddlers for a fun session of singing, clapping and dancing. Learn action rhymes and songs which will help your child’s pre-literacy, communication, language and social skills. Ideal for babies and toddlers aged 1-3 years.

The First 5 Forever initiative is funded by the Queensland Government.

Social media basics for seniors

04 November 2017

Computing Q&A for seniors

Where:Mt Ommaney Library, Mt Ommaney Shopping Centre, 171 Dandenong Road, Mt Ommaney

When:Sat 4 Nov 2017 | 1:00pm

Cost:Free

Bookings:Bookings required. Phone Mount Ommaney Library on 07 3407 7010 to reserve your place.

Web link:https://www.brisbane.qld.gov.au/whats-on/event/social-media-basics-seniors-7

Would you like to connect with family, friends and organisations online? Learn about popular social media sites including Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Tumblr and Instagram during this interactive session. Basic computer skills and an email account required. Bookings essential.

A Brisbane Libraries Tech Connect Seniors workshop.

First 5 Forever children's storytime

04 November 2017

When

Saturday, November 4, 2017, 10:30 – 11am

Venue

Mt Ommaney Library

Venue address

Mt Ommaney Shopping Centre, 171 Dandenong Rd, Mt Ommaney 4074

Bookings

Not required.

Cost

Free

Details

Experience the magic of storytime with your child at the library. This interactive session includes stories, songs and creative early literacy experiences for children. Ideal for children aged 2-5 years.

The First 5 Forever initiative is funded by the Queensland Government.

Middle Park tree planting event

04 November 2017

Living simply

Where:Wirilda Street Park, 28 Wirilda Street, Middle Park

When:Sat 4 Nov 2017 at 9am

Cost:Free

Web link:https://www.brisbane.qld.gov.au/whats-on/event/middle-park-tree-planting-event

Join us to plant street trees in your neighbourhood to help grow our urban forest and achieve our shared vision for a clean, green Brisbane.

Meet your neighbours, plant your street trees and enjoy a sausage sizzle and cold drink.

All participating volunteers will receive three free plants for their garden. You will also receive a pack full of sustainable living ideas and find out how to care for your own trees.

Streets to be planted: Apanie Street, Assynt Street, Baronga Street, Burwick Close, Cara Close, Colonsay Street, Dewsbury Street, Eriboll Close, Fyne Street, Gertrude McLeod Crescent, Innes Plave, Jura Street, Kaleena Street, Kellan Place, Kosciusko Street, Lalina Street, Lynton Street, Maurer Street, Meadow Place, Nabilla Street, Naver Street, Ord Close, Peach Place, Saxby Close, Scarba Street, Stawell Place, Sumac Street, Takora Street, Warenda Close and Wirilda Street

Aqua Dance2BFit

04 November 2017

 
Where:Jindalee Pool, 11 Yallambee Road, Jindalee
 
When: Sat 4 Nov 2017 | 4:00pm
 
Cost:Pool entry
 
Age: Open
 
Bookings:Not required. For more information phone BFit4Life - Dance, Cheer & Fitness on 0415 651 290.
 
Web link:https://www.brisbane.qld.gov.au/whats-on/event/aqua-dance2bfit-27
 
Aqua Dance2BFit is a dance based aqua class which provides a full body workout. It incorporates traditional aqua aerobic moves with fun, funky dance moves to create a pool party atmosphere. You will be having so much fun you will forget you are even exercising.

Fitness, fun and games

04 November 2017

 
Where:Rocks Riverside Park, 531 Seventeen Mile Rocks Road, Seventeen Mile Rocks
 
When:Sat 4 Nov 2017 | 3:30pm
 
Age: 5 years and over
 
Cost:Free
 
Bookings:Not required. For more information phone Aggie from Mona Health Coach on 0433 463 578.
 
Web link:https://www.brisbane.qld.gov.au/whats-on/event/fitness-fun-games-26
 
A fun interactive session that teaches children and parents how to keep fit by developing lifelong behaviours. In the session you get to do basic fitness exercises and learn about the different muscles you are exercising. You will also play games that assist with motor coordination.

International games day at your library

04 November 2017

 
Where:Mt Ommaney Library, Mt Ommaney Shopping Centre, 171 Dandenong Road, Mt Ommaney
 
When: Sat 4 Nov 2017 | 11:00am
 
Cost:Free
 
Bookings:Bookings required. Phone Mount Ommaney Library on 07 3407 7010 to reserve your place.
 
Web link:https://www.brisbane.qld.gov.au/whats-on/event/international-games-day-your-library
 
Learn how to play award winning games and some of the more traditional family board games. Come and play games the old fashioned way, face to face, not facing a screen. Ideal for the whole family. Bookings essential.

ACT-ivate Children's Club (Senior 5-10 years)

03 November 2017

Fit 4 Kids

Where:Rocks Riverside Park, 531 Seventeen Mile Rocks Road, Seventeen Mile Rocks

When:Fri, 3rd November 3:45pm - 4:45pm

Cost:Free

Bookings:Bookings essential. To book visit Bazil Grumble or for more information phone 0411 246 487.

Web link:https://www.brisbane.qld.gov.au/whats-on/event/act-ivate-childrens-club-senior-5-10-years-78
Bookings essential. Come and play ball games, brave the obstacle courses and relays, enjoy sack and egg and spoon races, participate in drama based interactive games and much more! These sessions will ACTivate participants and have a strong focus on creativity and fun in a safe, relaxed and energetic environment.

Cycling - Centenary Highway to Forest Lake

03 November 2017

Bike Skills


Where:Rocks Riverside Park, 531 Seventeen Mile Rocks Road, Seventeen Mile Rocks

When:Fri, 3rd November 9:30am - 1:00pm

Cost:$15 if bike hire required

Bookings:Not required. For more information phone Jon at Bushranger Bikes on 0409 053 694.

Web link:https://www.brisbane.qld.gov.au/whats-on/event/cycling-centenary-highway-forest-lake
Quicker paced 40 km ride that follows the Centenary Highway bike path to Forest Lake. Do a lap around the lake before returning to Seventeen Mile Rocks. Suitable for the fitter and more experienced riders.

Presented as part of Council’s Active and Healthy and Cycling Brisbane programs.

This is a GOLD event suitable for ages 50 years and over.

Fit for mums or dads

03 November 2017

 

WHEN

Friday, November 3, 2017, 9:30 – 10:30am

COST

Free

EVENT TYPE

Fitness & well-being

BOOKINGS

Not required. For more information phone Tanya from Active As on 0433 215 303.

MEETING POINT

By the playground equipment

REQUIREMENTS

Yoga mat or thick towel

AGE

16 years and over

VENUE

Jindalee Boat Ramp Park

VENUE ADDRESS

Jindalee Boat Ramp Park, 99 Mt Ommaney Drive, Jindalee

BOAT RAMP FACILITIES

Canoe ramp, Double boat ramp, Single pontoon

BOAT RAMP INFORMATION

Jindalee Boat Ramp (-27.52949568, 152.9286555)
Status: Partial closure due to maintenance work until 30 June 2016. Boat ramp will be open to the public during weekends.
Mt Ommaney Drive Canoe Ramp
Status: open
Jindalee Pontoon
Status: open

  

DETAILS

Build strength and fitness in the great outdoors. A great way to meet other parents, bring the kiddies along for a run around or come alone ready to burn a few calories. All fitness levels welcome.

 

Childrens Storytime

03 November 2017

Childrens Storytime

When

Friday, November 3, 2017 10:30 – 11:30am

Venue

Mt Ommaney Library

Venue address

Mt Ommaney Shopping Centre, 171 Dandenong Rd, Mt Ommaney 4074

Bookings

Not required.

Cost

Free

Note

Experience the magic of storytime with your child at the library. This interactive session includes stories, songs and craft activities for children. Ideal for children aged 2-5 years.

Aqua Aerobics

03 November 2017

 

WHEN

Friday, November 3, 2017, 1:30 – 2:30pm

COST

Pool entry

EVENT TYPE

Fitness & well-being

BOOKINGS

Not required. For further information phone Choose Today on 0412 140 034.

REQUIREMENTS

Wear swimwear and bring a towel.

AGE

50 years and over

VENUE

Jindalee Pool

VENUE ADDRESS

Jindalee Pool, 11 Yallambee Road, Jindalee

DETAILS

Experience an excellent, low impact cross training workout in the water. Feel the benefits of exercise without the pain.

Fitness and bubs aqua strength and toning

03 November 2017

Aqua Fitness & Bubs

WHEN

Friday, November 3, 2017, 12 – 1pm

COST

Pool entry

BOOKINGS

Not required - For more information contact Choose Today on 0412 140 034.

MEETING POINT

Indoor learn to swim pool

REQUIREMENTS

Swimsuit, towel and water bottle.

VENUE

Jindalee Pool

VENUE ADDRESS

11 Yallambee Road, Jindalee

DETAILS

An aqua aerobics and toning class for mums, dads, grandparents and all other carers while baby safely enjoys the water alongside. Baby swim seat provided.



First 5 Forever babies, books and rhymes

03 November 2017

WHEN

Friday, November 3, 2017, 1:30 – 2pm

VENUE

Mt Ommaney Library

VENUE ADDRESS

Mt Ommaney Shopping Centre, 171 Dandenong Rd, Mt Ommaney 4074

BOOKINGS

Not required.

COST

Free

DETAILS

Meet other parents and babies for a fun session of singing, clapping and dancing. Learn songs and action rhymes to nurture your baby's pre-literacy, communication, language and social skills.  Ideal for babies and toddlers aged up to two years.

The First 5 Forever initiative is funded by the Queensland Government.

Online safety and security basics for seniors

03 November 2017

Where:Mt Ommaney Library, Mt Ommaney Shopping Centre, 171 Dandenong Road, Mt Ommaney

When:Fri, 3rd November 1:00pm - 3:00pm

Cost:Free

Bookings:Bookings required. Phone Mount Ommaney Library on 07 3407 7010 to reserve your place.

Web link:https://www.brisbane.qld.gov.au/whats-on/event/online-safety-security-basics-seniors-9
Feel safe and confident online by learning the basics of secure internet use. Learn how to protect yourself against viruses and malware, pay safely online and create strong passwords. Basic computer and internet skills required. Bookings essential.

Aqua interval training

02 November 2017

Where:Jindalee Pool, 11 Yallambee Road, Jindalee

When:Thu, 2nd November 9:30am - 10:30am

Cost:Pool entry

Bookings:Not required. For more information phone BFit4Life - Dance, Cheer & Fitness on 0415 651 290.

Web link:https://www.brisbane.qld.gov.au/whats-on/event/aqua-interval-training
Aqua interval training is all the rage at the moment, and now it’s time to add water. A highly effective form of cardiovascular training, which involves brief bursts of high-intensity work followed by a recovery period.  This allows you to workout at a higher intensity, with less impact on the body and with the added benefit of resistance that water provides. Suitable for all fitness levels.

First 5 Forever children's storytime

02 November 2017

When

Thursday, November 2, 2017, 10:30 – 11am

Venue

Mt Ommaney Library

Venue address

Mt Ommaney Shopping Centre, 171 Dandenong Rd, Mt Ommaney 4074

Bookings

Not required.

Cost

Free

Details

Experience the magic of storytime with your child at the library. This interactive session includes stories, songs and creative early literacy experiences for children. Ideal for children aged 2-5 years.

The First 5 Forever initiative is funded by the Queensland Government.

Tai Chi Qigong

02 November 2017

Tai Chi

When

Thursday, November 2, 2017, 9 – 10am

Cost

$5 per session

Bookings

Not required - For more information contact Australian Academy of Tai Chi and Qigong 3358 1955 or www.livingchi.com.au

Meeting point

On riverbank just beyond main car park

Requirements

Sun protection and water.

Age

All ages

Venue

Rocks Riverside Park

Venue address

Counihan Road, Seventeen Mile Rocks

Note

This dynamic mind and body activity is invigorating and will help you feel relaxed, refreshed and calm. The easy-to-follow moves are repeated each week to enable participants to get a feel for the gentle flowing exercise 'moving meditation'. Join any week all welcome!

First 5 Forever children's storytime

02 November 2017

WHEN

Thursday, November 2, 2017, 5 – 5:30pm

VENUE

Mt Ommaney Library

VENUE ADDRESS

Mt Ommaney Shopping Centre, 171 Dandenong Rd, Mt Ommaney 4074

BOOKINGS

Not required.

COST

Free

DETAILS

Experience the magic of storytime with your child at the library. This interactive session includes stories, songs and creative early literacy experiences for children. Ideal for children aged 2-5 years.

The First 5 Forever initiative is funded by the Queensland Government.

Fitness 4 me

01 November 2017

Fitness 4 life
 
Where:Rocks Riverside Park, 531 Seventeen Mile Rocks Road, Seventeen Mile Rocks
 
When:Wed, 1st November 9:30am - 10:30am
 
Cost:Free
 
Bookings:Not required. For more information phone Aggie from Mona Health Coach on 0433 463 578.
 
Web link:https://www.brisbane.qld.gov.au/whats-on/event/fitness-4-me-8
An outdoor exercise class that includes skipping and hula hooping to assist in improving cardio, strength and core stability. Mums, dads and bubs welcome.

Crime and mystery book club

01 November 2017

 

WHEN

Wednesday, November 1, 2017, 1 – 3pm

VENUE

Mt Ommaney Library, Mt Ommaney

VENUE ADDRESS

Mt Ommaney Library, Mt Ommaney Shopping Centre, 171 Dandenong Road, Mt Ommaney

AGE RANGE

Adults (30+)

BOOKINGS

Not required.

COST

Free

EVENT TYPE

Book clubs

DETAILS

New members welcome.


 
 

Toddler Time

01 November 2017


When

Wednesday, November 1, 2017, 9:30 – 10am

Venue

Mt Ommaney Library

Venue address

Mt Ommaney Shopping Centre, 171 Dandenong Rd, Mt Ommaney 4074

Bookings

Not required.

Cost

Free

Note

Meet other parents and toddlers for a fun session of singing, clapping and dancing. Learn action rhymes and songs which will help your child’s pre-literacy, communication, language and social skills. Ideal for babies and toddlers aged 1-3 years.

 

Babies Books & Rhymes

01 November 2017

Babies Books & Rhymes

When

Wednesday, November 1, 2017, 10:30 – 11am

Venue

Mt Ommaney Library

Venue   address

Mt Ommaney Shopping Centre, 171 Dandenong Rd, Mt Ommaney 4074

Bookings

Not required.

Cost

Free

Note

Meet other parents and babies for a fun session of singing, clapping and dancing. Learn songs and action rhymes to nurture your baby's pre-literacy, communication, language and social skills. Ideal for babies aged up to two years.

 

Dance2BFit

31 October 2017

 

WHEN

Tuesday, October 31, 2017, 9:30 – 10:30am

COST

Free

EVENT TYPE

Fitness & well-being

BOOKINGS

Not required. For more information phone BFit4Life - Dance, Cheer & Fitness on 0415 651 290.

MEETING POINT

Undercover area to the right of the entrance

VENUE

Rocks Riverside Park

VENUE ADDRESS

Rocks Riverside Park, 5 Counihan Road, Seventeen Mile Rocks

DETAILS

Dance2BFit is a high energy dance fitness class which provides a full body workout. It incorporates all styles of dance and movement. It's FUN, it's easy, it's different and it's effective.

 
 

Aqua Dance2BFit

31 October 2017

 
Where:Jindalee Pool, 11 Yallambee Road, Jindalee
 
When:Tue, 31st October 6:00pm - 7:00pm
 
Cost:Pool entry
 
Bookings:Not required. For more information phone BFit4Life - Dance, Cheer & Fitness on 0415 651 290.
 
Web link:https://www.brisbane.qld.gov.au/whats-on/event/aqua-dance2bfit-17
Aqua Dance2BFit is a dance based aqua class which provides a full body workout. It incorporates traditional aqua aerobic moves with fun, funky dance moves to create a pool party atmosphere. You will be having so much fun you will forget you are even exercising.

Zumba Gold

31 October 2017

 

WHEN

Tuesday, October 31, 2017, 11:30am – 12:30pm

WHERE

The Centenary Community Hub, 171 Dandenong Road, Mt Ommaney

AGE RANGE

Seniors

COST

$5

EVENT TYPE

Fitness & well-being

BOOKINGS

Not required. For further information phone Choose Today on 0412 140 034.

MEETING POINT

At the hall next to the library

AGE

50 years and over

DETAILS

Ditch the workout, join the party featuring rhythms and dance moves to Latin and international beats targeted to suit older participants and those just starting their journey to a fit and healthy lifestyle.

First 5 Forever toddler time

31 October 2017

When

Tuesday, October 31, 2017, 1:45 – 2:15pm

Venue

Mt Ommaney Library

Venue address

Mt Ommaney Shopping Centre, 171 Dandenong Rd, Mt Ommaney 4074

Bookings

Not required.

Cost

Free

Details

Meet other parents and toddlers for a fun session of singing, clapping and dancing. Learn action rhymes and songs which will help your child’s pre-literacy, communication, language and social skills. Ideal for babies and toddlers aged 1-3 years.

The First 5 Forever initiative is funded by the Queensland Government.

Healthy heart and strong bones

30 October 2017

 

WHEN

Monday, October 30, 2017, 10:30 – 11:30am

COST

Free

EVENT TYPE

Fitness & well-being, Free

BOOKINGS

Not required. For more information phone Fitness 4 U on 1300 367 703.

MEETING POINT

At the car park

REQUIREMENTS

Bring a towel.

AGE

50 years and over

VENUE

Jindalee Boat Ramp Park, Jindalee

VENUE ADDRESS

Jindalee Boat Ramp Park, 99 Mt Ommaney Drive, Jindalee

FACILITIES

Canoe ramp, Double boat ramp, Single pontoon

BOAT RAMP INFORMATION

Jindalee Boat Ramp (-27.52949568, 152.9286555)
Status: closed

Mt Ommaney Drive Canoe Ramp
Status: open

Jindalee Pontoon
Status: open

DETAILS

Easy cardio and strength exercises to make your body healthier and stronger.

This is a GOLD event suitable for ages 50 years and over.

Email skills two for seniors

28 October 2017

Computing Q&A for seniors

Where:Mt Ommaney Library, Mt Ommaney Shopping Centre, 171 Dandenong Road, Mt Ommaney

When:Sat, 28th October 1:00pm - 3:00pm

Cost:Free

Bookings:Bookings required. Phone Mount Ommaney Library on 07 3407 7010 to reserve your place.

Web link:https://www.brisbane.qld.gov.au/whats-on/event/email-skills-two-seniors-8
Learn how to manage your email more effectively, by organising your inbox, creating folders, managing attachments and using filter options. Basic computer skills and an email account required. Bookings essential.

First 5 Forever toddler time

28 October 2017

When

Saturday, October 28, 2017, 9:30 – 10am

Venue

Mt Ommaney Library

Venue address

Mt Ommaney Shopping Centre, 171 Dandenong Rd, Mt Ommaney 4074

Bookings

Not required.

Cost

Free

Details

Meet other parents and toddlers for a fun session of singing, clapping and dancing. Learn action rhymes and songs which will help your child’s pre-literacy, communication, language and social skills. Ideal for babies and toddlers aged 1-3 years.

The First 5 Forever initiative is funded by the Queensland Government.

First 5 Forever children's storytime

28 October 2017

WHEN

Saturday, October 28, 2017, 10:30 – 11am

VENUE

Mt Ommaney Library

VENUE ADDRESS

Mt Ommaney Shopping Centre, 171 Dandenong Rd, Mt Ommaney 4074

BOOKINGS

Not required.

COST

Free

DETAILS

Experience the magic of storytime with your child at the library. This interactive session includes stories, songs and creative early literacy experiences for children. Ideal for children aged 2-5 years.

The First 5 Forever initiative is funded by the Queensland Government.

Aqua Dance2BFit

28 October 2017

 
Where:Jindalee Pool, 11 Yallambee Road, Jindalee
 
When:Sat, 28th October 4:00pm - 5:00pm
 
Cost:Pool entry
 
Bookings:Not required. For more information phone BFit4Life - Dance, Cheer & Fitness on 0415 651 290.
 
Web link:https://www.brisbane.qld.gov.au/whats-on/event/aqua-dance2bfit-15
Aqua Dance2BFit is a dance based aqua class which provides a full body workout. It incorporates traditional aqua aerobic moves with fun, funky dance moves to create a pool party atmosphere. You will be having so much fun you will forget you are even exercising.

ACT-ivate Children's Club (Junior 3-4 years)

27 October 2017

Sports for little kids

Where:Rocks Riverside Park, 531 Seventeen Mile Rocks Road, Seventeen Mile Rocks

When:Fri, 27th October 3:45pm - 4:45pm

Cost:Free

Bookings:Bookings essential. To book visit Bazil Grumble or for more information phone 0411 246 487.

Web link:https://www.brisbane.qld.gov.au/whats-on/event/act-ivate-childrens-club-junior-3-4-years-79
Bookings essential. Using balls, hoops, parachutes, tunnels, jumping sacks, puppets, storybooks, costumes and music, participants will explore all the different ways their growing bodies can move. These sessions will ACT-ivate the children and their caregivers and have a focus on creativity and fun in a safe, relaxed and energetic environment.

ACT-ivate Children's Club (Senior 5-10 years)

27 October 2017

Fit 4 Kids

Where:Rocks Riverside Park, 531 Seventeen Mile Rocks Road, Seventeen Mile Rocks

When:Fri, 27th October 3:45pm - 4:45pm

Cost:Free

Bookings:Bookings essential. To book visit Bazil Grumble or for more information phone 0411 246 487.

Web link:https://www.brisbane.qld.gov.au/whats-on/event/act-ivate-childrens-club-senior-5-10-years-78
Bookings essential. Come and play ball games, brave the obstacle courses and relays, enjoy sack and egg and spoon races, participate in drama based interactive games and much more! These sessions will ACTivate participants and have a strong focus on creativity and fun in a safe, relaxed and energetic environment.

Childrens Storytime

27 October 2017

Childrens Storytime

When

Friday, October 27, 2017 10:30 – 11:30am

Venue

Mt Ommaney Library

Venue address

Mt Ommaney Shopping Centre, 171 Dandenong Rd, Mt Ommaney 4074

Bookings

Not required.

Cost

Free

Note

Experience the magic of storytime with your child at the library. This interactive session includes stories, songs and craft activities for children. Ideal for children aged 2-5 years.

Aqua aerobics

27 October 2017

Aqua Zumba Thursday

WHEN

Friday, October 27, 2017, 1:30 – 2:30pm

COST

Pool entry

EVENT TYPE

Fitness & well-being

BOOKINGS

Not required. For further information phone Choose Today on 0412 140 034.

REQUIREMENTS

Wear swimwear and bring a towel.

AGE

50 years and over

VENUE

Jindalee Pool

VENUE ADDRESS

Jindalee Pool, 11 Yallambee Road, Jindalee

DETAILS

Experience an excellent, low impact cross training workout in the water. Feel the benefits of exercise without the pain.

Fit for mums or dads

27 October 2017

 

WHEN

Friday, October 27, 2017, 9:30 – 10:30am

COST

Free

EVENT TYPE

Fitness & well-being

BOOKINGS

Not required. For more information phone Tanya from Active As on 0433 215 303.

MEETING POINT

By the playground equipment

REQUIREMENTS

Yoga mat or thick towel

AGE

16 years and over

VENUE

Jindalee Boat Ramp Park

VENUE ADDRESS

Jindalee Boat Ramp Park, 99 Mt Ommaney Drive, Jindalee

BOAT RAMP FACILITIES

Canoe ramp, Double boat ramp, Single pontoon

BOAT RAMP INFORMATION

Jindalee Boat Ramp (-27.52949568, 152.9286555)
Status: Partial closure due to maintenance work until 30 June 2016. Boat ramp will be open to the public during weekends.
Mt Ommaney Drive Canoe Ramp
Status: open
Jindalee Pontoon
Status: open

DETAILS

Build strength and fitness in the great outdoors. A great way to meet other parents, bring the kiddies along for a run around or come alone ready to burn a few calories. All fitness levels welcome.

 

First 5 Forever babies, books and rhymes

27 October 2017

WHEN

Friday, October 27, 2017, 1:30 – 2pm

VENUE

Mt Ommaney Library

VENUE ADDRESS

Mt Ommaney Shopping Centre, 171 Dandenong Rd, Mt Ommaney 4074

BOOKINGS

Not required.

COST

Free

DETAILS

Meet other parents and babies for a fun session of singing, clapping and dancing. Learn songs and action rhymes to nurture your baby's pre-literacy, communication, language and social skills.  Ideal for babies and toddlers aged up to two years.

The First 5 Forever initiative is funded by the Queensland Government.

Fitness and bubs aqua strength and toning

27 October 2017

Aqua Fitness & Bubs

WHEN

Friday, October 27, 2017, 12 – 1pm

COST

Pool entry

BOOKINGS

Not required - For more information contact Choose Today on 0412 140 034.

MEETING POINT

Indoor learn to swim pool

REQUIREMENTS

Swimsuit, towel and water bottle.

VENUE

Jindalee Pool

VENUE ADDRESS

11 Yallambee Road, Jindalee

DETAILS

An aqua aerobics and toning class for mums, dads, grandparents and all other carers while baby safely enjoys the water alongside. Baby swim seat provided.



First 5 Forever children's storytime

26 October 2017

WHEN

Thursday, October 26, 2017, 5 – 5:30pm

VENUE

Mt Ommaney Library

VENUE ADDRESS

Mt Ommaney Shopping Centre, 171 Dandenong Rd, Mt Ommaney 4074

BOOKINGS

Not required.

COST

Free

DETAILS

Experience the magic of storytime with your child at the library. This interactive session includes stories, songs and creative early literacy experiences for children. Ideal for children aged 2-5 years.

The First 5 Forever initiative is funded by the Queensland Government.

Email skills one for seniors

26 October 2017

Computing Q&A for seniors

Where:Mt Ommaney Library, Mt Ommaney Shopping Centre, 171 Dandenong Road, Mt Ommaney

When:Thu, 26th October 3:30pm - 5:00pm

Cost:Free

Bookings:Bookings required. Phone Mount Ommaney Library on 07 3407 7010 to reserve your place.

Web link:https://www.brisbane.qld.gov.au/whats-on/event/introduction-littlebits-35
littleBits are simple electronic circuits that snap together to create prototypes. Using littleBits, children will design and create machines while learning about the basics of circuits, motors and motion. No prior experience required. Ideal for children aged 9-12 years. Bookings essential.

First 5 Forever children's storytime

26 October 2017

When

Thursday, October 26, 2017, 10:30 – 11am

Venue

Mt Ommaney Library

Venue address

Mt Ommaney Shopping Centre, 171 Dandenong Rd, Mt Ommaney 4074

Bookings

Not required.

Cost

Free

Details

Experience the magic of storytime with your child at the library. This interactive session includes stories, songs and creative early literacy experiences for children. Ideal for children aged 2-5 years.

The First 5 Forever initiative is funded by the Queensland Government.

English Conversation Group

26 October 2017

The Golden Book Club

When

Thursday, October 26, 2017, 1 – 2pm

Venue

Mt Ommaney   Library

Venue   address

Mt Ommaney Shopping Centre, 171 Dandenong Rd, Mt Ommaney 4074

Bookings

Not required.

Cost

Free

Note

Come along to make new friends and improve your English. Learners of all levels are welcome.

 

Tai Chi Qigong

26 October 2017

Tai Chi

When

Thursday, October 26, 2017, 9 – 10am

Cost

$5 per session

Bookings

Not required - For more information contact Australian Academy of Tai Chi and Qigong 3358 1955 or www.livingchi.com.au

Meeting point

On riverbank just beyond main car park

Requirements

Sun protection and water.

Age

All ages

Venue

Rocks Riverside Park

Venue address

Counihan Road, Seventeen Mile Rocks

Note

This dynamic mind and body activity is invigorating and will help you feel relaxed, refreshed and calm. The easy-to-follow moves are repeated each week to enable participants to get a feel for the gentle flowing exercise 'moving meditation'. Join any week all welcome!

Aqua interval training

26 October 2017

Where:Jindalee Pool, 11 Yallambee Road, Jindalee

When:Thu, 26th October 9:30am - 10:30am

Cost:Pool entry

Bookings:Not required. For more information phone BFit4Life - Dance, Cheer & Fitness on 0415 651 290.

Web link:https://www.brisbane.qld.gov.au/whats-on/event/aqua-interval-training
Aqua interval training is all the rage at the moment, and now it’s time to add water. A highly effective form of cardiovascular training, which involves brief bursts of high-intensity work followed by a recovery period.  This allows you to workout at a higher intensity, with less impact on the body and with the added benefit of resistance that water provides. Suitable for all fitness levels.

Introduction to littleBits

26 October 2017

Where:Mt Ommaney Library, Mt Ommaney Shopping Centre, 171 Dandenong Road, Mt Ommaney

When:Thu, 26th October 3:30pm - 5:00pm

Cost:Free

Bookings:Bookings required. Phone Mount Ommaney Library on 07 3407 7010 to reserve your place.

Web link:https://www.brisbane.qld.gov.au/whats-on/event/introduction-littlebits-35
littleBits are simple electronic circuits that snap together to create prototypes. Using littleBits, children will design and create machines while learning about the basics of circuits, motors and motion. No prior experience required. Ideal for children aged 9-12 years. Bookings essential.

Toddler Time

25 October 2017


When

Wednesday, October 25, 2017, 9:30 – 10am

Venue

Mt Ommaney Library

Venue address

Mt Ommaney Shopping Centre, 171 Dandenong Rd, Mt Ommaney 4074

Bookings

Not required.

Cost

Free

Note

Meet other parents and toddlers for a fun session of singing, clapping and dancing. Learn action rhymes and songs which will help your child’s pre-literacy, communication, language and social skills. Ideal for babies and toddlers aged 1-3 years.

 

Fitness 4 me

25 October 2017

Fitness 4 life
 
Where:Rocks Riverside Park, 531 Seventeen Mile Rocks Road, Seventeen Mile Rocks
 
When:Wed, 25th October 9:30am - 10:30am
 
Cost:Free
 
Bookings:Not required. For more information phone Aggie from Mona Health Coach on 0433 463 578.
 
Web link:https://www.brisbane.qld.gov.au/whats-on/event/fitness-4-me-8
An outdoor exercise class that includes skipping and hula hooping to assist in improving cardio, strength and core stability. Mums, dads and bubs welcome.

Night Writers writing group

25 October 2017

Centenary Writers Group

When

Wednesday, October 25, 2017, 6 – 7pm

Venue

Mt Ommaney Library

Venue   address

Mt Ommaney Shopping Centre, 171 Dandenong Rd, Mt Ommaney 4074

Bookings

Not required.

Cost

Free

Note

The NightWriters writing group meets every second and fourth Wednesday of the month. We welcome all writers who would like feedback on their work in a friendly, casual atmosphere. For more details please contact Gillian on email words2goinfo@gmail.com

Babies Books & Rhymes

25 October 2017

Babies Books & Rhymes

When

Wednesday, October 25, 2017, 10:30 – 11am

Venue

Mt Ommaney Library

Venue   address

Mt Ommaney Shopping Centre, 171 Dandenong Rd, Mt Ommaney 4074

Bookings

Not required.

Cost

Free

Note

Meet other parents and babies for a fun session of singing, clapping and dancing. Learn songs and action rhymes to nurture your baby's pre-literacy, communication, language and social skills. Ideal for babies aged up to two years.

Zumba Gold

24 October 2017

 

WHEN

Tuesday, October 24, 2017, 11:30am – 12:30pm

WHERE

The Centenary Community Hub, 171 Dandenong Road, Mt Ommaney

AGE RANGE

Seniors

COST

$5

EVENT TYPE

Fitness & well-being

BOOKINGS

Not required. For further information phone Choose Today on 0412 140 034.

MEETING POINT

At the hall next to the library

AGE

50 years and over

DETAILS

Ditch the workout, join the party featuring rhythms and dance moves to Latin and international beats targeted to suit older participants and those just starting their journey to a fit and healthy lifestyle.

First 5 Forever toddler time

24 October 2017

When

Tuesday, October 24, 2017, 1:45 – 2:15pm

Venue

Mt Ommaney Library

Venue address

Mt Ommaney Shopping Centre, 171 Dandenong Rd, Mt Ommaney 4074

Bookings

Not required.

Cost

Free

Details

Meet other parents and toddlers for a fun session of singing, clapping and dancing. Learn action rhymes and songs which will help your child’s pre-literacy, communication, language and social skills. Ideal for babies and toddlers aged 1-3 years.

The First 5 Forever initiative is funded by the Queensland Government.

Dance2BFit

24 October 2017

 

WHEN

Tuesday, October 24, 2017, 9:30 – 10:30am

COST

Free

EVENT TYPE

Fitness & well-being

BOOKINGS

Not required. For more information phone BFit4Life - Dance, Cheer & Fitness on 0415 651 290.

MEETING POINT

Undercover area to the right of the entrance

VENUE

Rocks Riverside Park

VENUE ADDRESS

Rocks Riverside Park, 5 Counihan Road, Seventeen Mile Rocks

DETAILS

Dance2BFit is a high energy dance fitness class which provides a full body workout. It incorporates all styles of dance and movement. It's FUN, it's easy, it's different and it's effective.

 
 

Healthy heart and strong bones

23 October 2017

 

WHEN

Monday, October 23, 2017, 10:30 – 11:30am

COST

Free

EVENT TYPE

Fitness & well-being, Free

BOOKINGS

Not required. For more information phone Fitness 4 U on 1300 367 703.

MEETING POINT

At the car park

REQUIREMENTS

Bring a towel.

AGE

50 years and over

VENUE

Jindalee Boat Ramp Park, Jindalee

VENUE ADDRESS

Jindalee Boat Ramp Park, 99 Mt Ommaney Drive, Jindalee

FACILITIES

Canoe ramp, Double boat ramp, Single pontoon

BOAT RAMP INFORMATION

Jindalee Boat Ramp (-27.52949568, 152.9286555)
Status: closed

Mt Ommaney Drive Canoe Ramp
Status: open

Jindalee Pontoon
Status: open

DETAILS

Easy cardio and strength exercises to make your body healthier and stronger.

This is a GOLD event suitable for ages 50 years and over.

Rocks Riverside parkrun - Weekly Free 5km Timed Run

31 January 2017

Rocks Riverside parkrun - Weekly Free 5km Timed Run

What is Rocks Riverside parkrun?

It is a 5km run - it's you against the clock.

When is it?

Every Saturday at 7:00am.

Where is it?

The event takes place at Rocks Riverside Park, Counihan Street, Seventeen Mile Rocks, 4073.

What does it cost to join in?

Nothing - it's free! but please register before your first run. Only ever register with parkrun once. Don't forget to bring a printed copy of your barcode (request a reminder). If you forget it, you won't get a time.

How fast do I have to be?

We all run for our own enjoyment. Please come along and join in whatever your pace!

Rocks Riverside parkrun needs you!

It is entirely organised by volunteers - email rocksriversidehelpers@parkrun.com to help.

We're friendly!

Every week we grab a post parkrun coffee in a local café - please come and join us!

More information?

Visit our website www.parkrun.com.au/rocksriverside

 or facebook page https://www.facebook.com/#!/RocksRiversideparkrun