Looking for something to do: here's what's on this weekend


Lunchtime Recital: The F-Sharps – Pat Frank on piano, Greg Frank on recorder, Susan Agland and Rob Doyle on vocals, performing solo items and singalong with a Christmas flavour, Glasshouse, 12.30pm, free

Bounty Hunters: Laurieton Hotel, 8pm, free

Ham Raffle: Port Macquarie Golf Club, 6pm

Crank: Port Macquarie Golf Club, 7pm, free

Ham Raffle: Wauchope Country Club, 7pm

Ham Raffle: Laurieton United Services Club, 6.30pm

DJ Bobby Dazzler: Port Macquarie Hotel, Town Green, 9pm, free

Russell Churcher: Paws Lounge, Port Macquarie Panthers, 7.30pm, free

Benjalu: Finnian’s Irish Tavern, 8.30pm, free

Gotcha Covered: Riverview Tavern, 7.30pm, free

The Roys: Port City Bowling Club, 8pm, free

Riff Raff: Tacking Point Tavern, 8pm, free

Photographic  Exhibit: Sunset Gallery, until January 6, 2/11 Murray Street, free

Hastings Valley Fine Arts Gallery: 1a Murray Street, Port Macquarie, Summer exhibit Thursday to Sunday, 10am until 4pm, free

Diversity Exhibit: Blue Poles Gallery & Cafe, 1086 Comboyne Road, Byabarra, until January 30

Glasshouse Gallery: Light Sensitive Material – Works from the Verghis Collection – photographic, light  and digital media, until January 20, 2013. B is for Bird – contemporary art inspired by birds; 2012 Ranamok Glass Prize; both until February 3, 2013. Hours – Friday 10am until 5pm, Saturday 

and Sunday 10am until 4pm, free

It’s Friday I’m in Love: Tasty Tunes at Zebu Bar + Grill, 5pm, $8 cocktail, $4 domestic beer, $10 tasting plates

Party with DJ Sav: Down-

Under Nite Club, free entry early 


Combined Sing Australia Carolers: High Street, Wauchope, 11am

Hastings Farmers’ Markets: Wauchope Showground, 8am until noon.

Young Family Carnival: Westport 

Park, 6pm until 10pm, until January 26

Carols at the Racecourse: Port Macquarie Racecourse, gates open 5pm for kids’ fun and stalls, carols from 6.30pm, free

OMG!: Finnian’s Irish Tavern, 8.30pm, free

Glen Crosby: Wauchope Country Club, 7pm

Skateboard Workshop: Laurieton Skateboard Park, 9am until 

11am, free

The Shuffle Boys: Paws 

Lounge, Port Macquarie Panthers, 7.30pm, free

Gotcha Covered: Port City Bowling Club, 7.30pm, free

All Soul’d Out: With DJ Ollie Brook and special guests, Zebu Bar + Grill, 8pm, cocktails $10

St James Cottage Crafts: Opposite Blue Poles Cafe & Art Gallery, Comboyne Road, 9.30am until 2pm


Young Family Carnival: Westport Park, 6.30 nightly until January 26

Coastside Carols: Coastside Church lawn, 6pm, 

kids’ fun, Santa and carols and fireworks, free

Hussy’s Hicks: Laurieton Hotel, 3pm, free

The Blackbirds: Tacking Point Tavern, 3pm until 7pm, free

Sunday Ham Raffles: Port Macquarie Panthers at noon, The Westport Club at 4pm, $1 for five tickets

Playing for Change: Scampis Seafood Bar & Grill, 1pm until 3pm, free

Port Macquarie Art Society Market Bazaar: Hamilton House, 198 Hastings River Drive, 8am until 1pm

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