Things to do in Murray Bridge: June 10-16, 2022
Over the Queen's Birthday long weekend there is plenty to look forward to, including the SA Truck and Ute Show, interleague football, Jazz in the Hills and more.
This week we look forward to enjoying the Queen’s Birthday long weekend, with Monday being a public holiday and plenty to do.
On Saturday, interleague football will be at Johnstone Park, kicking off – get it – at 9.30am with games all throughout the day.
Grab the girls on Saturday night for Australian performer Amity Dry’s cabaret 39 Forever at Murray Bridge Town Hall, a show about Dry’s quest to stay forever young that will bring you to tears – hopefully of laughter.
Mannum’s annual truck and ute show is this Sunday, too, with entrants coming from all over the country to show off the best of their trucks, utes and four-wheel drives.
Friday 🌦️ 16°
Years Ahead road rules quiz: 2-2.45pm at the Imperial Football Club. An interactive presentation that covers general and give way road rules, rules that are often misunderstood, new rules and what to do after a crash, presented by the RAA and Murray Bridge CWA. More information, RSVP: Avis Tolcher 0409 346 460.
Saturday 🌦️ 15°
Interleague football: From 9.30am at Johnstone Park, Murray Bridge. Under 16s 9.30am, women 11.10am, Mallee/Riverland v Hills 12.40pm, River Murray v Hills 2.55pm, under 18s 5.15pm. Admission: Adults $8, pensioners $5, children under 16 free.
39 Forever: 8pm at Murray Bridge Town Hall. After a sell-out season in the 2017 Adelaide Fringe and Melbourne Comedy Festival, Amity Dry is back with a laugh-out-loud cabaret about the quest to stay forever young. Tickets: $35/30 at events.ticketbooth.com.au.
Sunday 🌦️ 15°
Jazz in the Hills: 12pm at Carob and Hare, 14 Old Princes Highway, Kanmantoo. Enjoy some fun jazz music at this unique destination in the Adelaide Hills, along with beer, wine and local produce. Tickets: $19 at www.eventbrite.com.au.
SA Truck and Ute Show: 10am-4.30pm at Mary Ann Reserve, Mannum. Once a year the main street of Mannum is closed off for this massive event; trucks, utes and four-wheel-drives will be on display, many from interstate; presentations for trucks will be at 3pm on the main street, and utes and 4WDs at 3.45pm at Mary Ann Reserve. More information: satruckanduteshow.com.au.
Monday ⛅ 15°
Owners and Breeders Race Day: 11.30am at Murray Bridge Racing Club. Tickets: From $20 at www.moshtix.com.au.
Tuesday ⛅ 17°
SA SES volunteer information session: 7.30-8.30pm at Murray Bridge SES, 138 Thomas Street. This session will provide information about volunteer roles, and there will be an opportunity to ask current volunteers questions about their SES experiences; attendees must be aged 18 or over; those that are younger can visit the SES website to learn about the cadet program. Register: www.eventbrite.com.au.
Wednesday 🌦️ 18°
Morning Memories: 10.30-11.30am at Tailem Bend Community Centre. Enjoy a cuppa, a chat, and fresh scones while you watch the woodwork class in action. More information: 8572 3513 or www.facebook.com/TBCC87.
Thursday ☂ 18°
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Correction: An earlier version of this story gave an incorrect time for the SA Truck and Ute Show. It also had an event for this Friday which is actually being held next Friday, and can be found in next week’s “Things to Do” article.
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