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/ The coloured part of the eye that controls how much light passes through the pupil is the called the what?
2/ True or false? The two chambers at the bottom of your heart are called ventricles.
3/ The bones around your chest that protect organs such as the heart are called what?
4/ What is the age limit for donating organs?
5/ What part of the eye can be restored through donation?
6/ Pulmonary refers to which part of the human body?
7/ What are the four main blood groups?
8/ What part of the body does lacrimal fluid lubricate?
9/ East Asia has been gripped by an unprecedented rise in …………… affecting the eyes?
10/ Cardiovascular disease kills one Australian every 12 minutes. True or False?
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
August 21th @ 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.
September 11th @ 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