Theatre, markets, concerts, art - see and hear what's on in the Hastings and surrounds

Lisa Hunt
Lisa Hunt

FRIDAY – Handcrafts Nannas of the Lost Art: Sunset Gallery, 2/25 Central Rd, 10am, free

Astronomy for Kids: Port Macquarie Astronomical Observatory, 10.30am-12pm

Lunchtime CMNC concert: Katherine Bright, Glasshouse, 12.30pm, gold coin

Brendan Jenssen: Waters Edge Hotel, 4pm, free

A Bo Peep & Eat: Opening of new premises, Sunset Gallery, 2/25 Central Rd, 5pm

Live Music Martini Fridays: Zebu Bar+Grill, 6pm, free

Leigh l’Anson: Barbecue & Brews, Moorebeer Brewing Co, 6pm, free

Mat Brooker + Inner Groove: The Tapp Bar, 6pm, free

Inner Groove

Inner Groove

A Very Potter Musical: Fundraiser, Panthers, 7pm, adult $30 

Chill Factor: Wauchope Country Club, 7.30pm, free

Choppa Live: The Lounge Room, 8pm, $10

Echo Beach: Kove Lounge, Panthers, 8pm, free

The Legends Of Rock’n’Roll Tribute: With Issi Dye, Club North Haven, 7.30pm, free

Lisa Hunt: Panthers, 8pm, presale $15, door $20

Lisa Hunt

Gotcha Covered: Port City Bowling Club, 8pm, free

Rockabilly Hillbillies: Bonny Hills Beach Hotel, 8pm, free

King Coyote, Slippery Gypses, Jaxon Pollard: Finnian’s Irish Tavern, 8pm, free

​​Glasshouse Regional Gallery: Yes Yes Yes Yes - Graphics from ‘60s, ‘70s – until February 3; Fiona Lowry - the trees... they whisper...; on exhibit until February 10 

SATURDAY – AUSTRALIA DAY CELEBRATIONS – Wauchope: Showground – 8am-2pm; Port Macquarie: Town Green, 8am-5pm; Camden Haven: North Brother Mountain Lookout, 7.30am

Park Run: Town Green near breakwall, Rocks Ferry Wauchope, 7am, free

Paco Garcia + Pam Hata: Salty Crew Kiosk, Town Beach, 9am-11am, free

Pam Hata

Pam Hata

Bogan Bowls: Best dressed bogan prize, Hibbard Sports Club, 9.30am, $15 incl lunch, Chill Factor 12pm

Triple J Hottest 100 Countdown: Tapp Bar Deck, Panthers, 11am, free

Pure Acoustic: The Byabarra, 12pm, free

Beach & Bogan Party: Hastings Hotel, 12pm-10pm, live music 5pm, Family Affair, free

Andrew Best: Chop ‘n Chill, 12pm, free

Andrew Best

Andrew Best

Jake Davey + Jackson James: Black Duck Brewery, 12pm-4pm, free

Between the Vines: Vintage & New Elite Cars Show, Cassegrain Winery, 2pm-8pm, music Leigh L’anson, $10 per car 

Tanisha Palmer:  The Boathouse, Sails Resort, 2pm, free

The Aftershock of Australian Rock and Roll

The Aftershock of Australian Rock and Roll

The Aftershock of Australian Rock: Tacking Point Tavern, 3pm, free

Australia Day Family Fun: Laurieton United Services Club, 3pm, free

Bill Roberts: Bonny Hills Beach Hotel, thong toss, pie eating, 4pm-7pm, free

Live Music:  Port Macquarie Golf Club, 5.30pm, free

Brody Ireland

Brody Ireland

Saije, Dan Hopkins, Pure Acoustic, Brody Ireland : The Tapp, Panthers, 6pm, free

A Very Potter Musical: Fundraiser, Panthers, 7pm, adult $30 

Stunned Mullets: Kove Lounge, Panthers, 8pm, free

Aus Day Out w/Tom Budin: The Lounge Room, 7pm, $15, after 9pm $15 

Lockout: Port City Bowling Club, 8pm, free

Modern History: Finnian’s Irish Tavern, 8.30pm, free

​SUNDAY – Port Macquarie Art Society Bazaar: 198 Hastings River Dr, 8am-1pm; Artist Market: 6 William St, 9am-1pm

Under the Southern Stars: Scott Darlow, The Getaways Plan, British India, The Superjesus, Eskimo Joe, You Am I, Hoodoo Gurus, 12pm, $110.97

Andrew Cousins

Andrew Cousins

Andrew Cousins: Chop ‘n Chill, 12pm, free

Pure Acoustic: Long Flat Travellers Rest Hotel, Oxley Hwy

Mat Brooker: The Tapp, 2pm, free

Gary King: Lake Cathie Bowling Club, 3pm, free

Simon Gudgeon: Laurieton Hotel Motel, 3pm, free

Gotcha Covered: Lake Cathie Tavern, 3pm, free

Raylax: Bonny Hills Beach Hotel, 4pm, free

Mojo Gypsies + The Milner Brothers: Flynns Beach Surf Club, 4pm, free

A Very Potter Musical: Fundraiser, Panthers, 7pm, adult $30 

MONDAY – Leigh l’Anson: Chop ‘n Chill, Town Green,12pm, free

TUESDAY –  Real Food Markets: Glasshouse forecourt, 3pm-6pm

Virtual Reality experience: Glasshouse Gallery, 10am-2pm, free

Bar Capella Community Choir: Join in at Settlers Inn, 7.30pm, free

WEDNESDAY – ​Original Sound Lounge: Botanic Wine Garden, 6.30pm-8.30pm, free

Karaoke with Dan Jenkins: The Lounge Room, 8pm, free

THURSDAY – Port Chamber Networking Breakfast: Port Macquarie Golf Club, 6.45am-8.30am, $30-$40

Markets - Kendall Bazaar: Kendall Community Centre, 9am-2pm;

2019 Season Launch: Glasshouse, 5.30pm, $12-$17

Eskimo Joe - Got What You Need
This story What’s On around the traps Jan 25-31, 2019 first appeared on Port Macquarie News.