Events/ What’s On
Our Events page will give you an insight into some of the upcoming events on Mt. Tamborine. Try the JBT quick quiz but more importantly get ready for a great time as you experience the joys and beauty of this magnificent region.
Our Weekly Quick Quiz courtesy of our friend the effervescent JBT.
1/ Who painted a number of paintings of water lilies in his garden at Giverny?
2/ Which artistic movement was founded by Georges Braque and Pablo Picasso?
3/ George Stubbs is best known for his paintings of which animals?
4/ Which artist is best known for wrapping objects, most notably buildings, in plastic?
5/ What innovative, sometimes controversial, French sculptor in 1904 unveiled a bronze work of a contemplative male?
6/ Who was the famous French post-impressionist artist, 1839-1906, with a work that included ‘The Card Players’?
7/ Which 19-20th century artist, son of the founder of a New York jewellery chain, applied the Art Nouveau style to stained glass windows, lamps, and other decorations?
8/ Which 20th century American painter became famous by dripping or pouring swirls and spatterings of paint on a canvas?
9/ The extravagant style of art, music, and architecture, that developed in Italy and Spain in the 16th-17th centuries was known by what 7-letter name?
10/ Which French painter, went insane, and was admitted to an asylum in 1899, two years before his death?
If you want to check your answers with those of JBT then they follow after the Property Information Images on our reservation page. Just click HERE and scroll just below the images for JBT’s answers. GOOD LUCK.
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Green Shed Produce Market Tamborine Mountain
July 24th @ 7:00 am – 12:00 pm EST
The “Green Shed”, located at The Showground, 386-398 Main Western Rd, Mount Tamborine, Queensland, is the local market for fresh fruit & vegetables, and is open EVERY Sunday from 7.00am to noon. Flowers, honey, nuts, herbs and plants are also in bountiful supply. A wide variety of high quality, freshly picked produce, is always available. The range available, depends on the season. Prices are set at a level which provide farmers a return sufficient to encourage them to continue their farming activities and provide exceptional value to their customers. We also feature the Green Shed on our Harvest Trail Map.
August 14th @ 8:00 am – 2:00 pm EST
Saturate your senses at the Mount Tamborine Country Markets. Held at the 6 acre Tamborine Mountain Showgrounds complex on the second Sunday of every month. Duck and weave through the 200 or so stalls filled with everything from original and exciting arts, crafts, clothing, potions and jewellery..
Held on the last Sunday of each month, the ‘Markets on the Mountain’ is sponsored by the local State School on land at the corner of Curtis and Long Road. Renowned for some of the best burgers in town, here you can enjoy a walking breakfast with pancakes….
Springtime on the Mountain is the most spectacular annual display of gardening design and skills in south-east Queensland. This year, we will open eight diverse and delightful home gardens for public display – four for the first time and four great favourites – over a three-day weekend….
The Tamborine Mountain Scarecrow Festival is an annual event to celebrate the great lifestyle we enjoy on the Mountain and want to share with our visitors. It is essentially a huge Sculpture Show with the subjects being Scarecrow related!Everyone and anyone is encouraged to make a scarecrow and display it on the ‘Spot the Scarecrow Discovery Trail’ or in front of their homes or businesses. The Scarecrows on the Discovery Trail can compete in several categories, for great prize money…
The Tour de Tamborine – Mountain Sports Festival is an annual mass participation sports event held on top of the mountain over one weekend each November. The event brings exciting sports action, education and activities to the Scenic Rim region and Gold Coast Hinterland for everyone to enjoy and participate. The festival – held from Friday 13th to Sunday 15th November in 2016 – includes a wide range of events, open to participants of all ages and abilities….
Tamborine Mountain Rainforest
Just Do It – This Place is truly fantastic!
150 Long Road,
Tamborine Mountain Qld 4272
Tel: (07) 5545 2330