What's on in the Murraylands & Mallee: August 16-22, 2019


Play School concert "Humpty's Showtime": 10am at Murray Bridge Town Hall. With Teo, Alex and the toys from Play School. Tickets: $22 at www.kidspromotions.com.au.

Noel and Karen Kneebone and Jordan Holmes: 6-8.30pm at Murray Bridge RSL. Live music.


Open mic: 2-6pm at Palmer Hotel. For amateur and experienced performers.

Black and white formal: 5pm at Mannum Football Club. Reverse raffle, chance to win $5000, supper provided. Tickets: $100 at the bar.

Chasing Lights album launch: 6-8pm at The Station, Murray Bridge. Launch of album "My Tired Confessions" by the local pop punk band, supported by Saxon and Enya. Free entry, food and drink available for purchase.


Vietnam Veterans Day services: 11am at Murray Bridge RSL and at Mary Ann Reserve, Mannum. For veterans of all conflicts and members of the public. Light lunch to follow at Mannum.

UGLY Bartender fundraiser: 11am-6pm at the Swanport Hotel, Murray Bridge South. Sausage sizzle, spin the wheel draw.

Make It Yours open day: 1-3pm at Murray Bridge Library. Help the Murray Bridge council plan its next four years of projects.

Betty Kaeding book launch: 2-3.30pm at Murray Bridge Adventist Church. Afternoon tea provided.

Mega microbat, mozzie and movie event: 2-4.30pm at Murray Bridge Town Hall. National Science Week event with citizen science updates, kids' activities, film screening, prizes for best bat or mozzie costume. Register: www.eventbrite.com.au.

SA Variety Bash finish line: 3-4.30pm on Bridge Street, Murray Bridge. Sixty-three cars arriving.

A Migrant's Son community choir rehearsal: 4.30pm at Tailem Bend RSL. First rehearsal for a cabaret performance on September 17, led by Adelaide musician Carol Young.

Coming up

Make It Yours community meetings: 6-9pm Monday at Murray Bridge Town Hall, 6-9pm Wednesday at Jervois Football Club, 6-9pm Thursday at Mypolonga Institute. Help the Murray Bridge council plan its next four years of projects, light refreshments available.

Keith Conlon's Horrible History of Adelaide: 11am Thursday at Murray Bridge Town Hall. A new version of his Fringe show. Tickets: $18 at ticketbooth.com.au.

Super Street Party: 3pm-late on Railway Terrace, Tailem Bend. Car displays, food, market stalls, music, kids' zone, Supercar driver signings and more to open the OTR Super Sprint.

Instant Family: 5.30pm at Murray Bridge Library. Thursday night movie. Free.