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


FRIDAY – Lunchtime CMNC concert: Concento, Glasshouse forecourt, 12.30pm, gold coin

In the Mood – 1940s Musical Revue: Glasshouse, 2pm & 7pm, $84.90-$89.90

Max De Groot: Moorebeer Brewing Co, 5pm, free

Raylax + Inner Groove: The Tapp, Panthers, 6pm, free

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

Meet Author Thomas Freeman – Tacking Point & Lighthouse Beach 1770-1990: Tacking Point SLSC, 6.30pm

Brody Ireland: Duck on Clarence, 6.30pm, free

Brody Ireland

Brody Ireland

Open Mic Night: Wauchope Country Club, 7.30pm, free

Rockabilly Hillbillies: The Lounge, Panthers, 7.30pm, free

Daryl Braithwaite + Chris Rose: ** POSTPONED UNTIL DECEMBER ** Laurieton United Services Club, 8.30pm, $45

Daryl Braithwaite

Daryl Braithwaite

The Roys: Bonny Hills Beach Hotel, 8pm, free

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

Chris Murray: Lake Cathie Tavern, 8pm, free

Never Ending ‘80s – Live Like it’s 1989 Album Tour: Panthers, 8.30pm, $32

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

Brenden Jenssen: Port Macquarie Hotel, 9.30pm, free

Spirit of Creation Exhibition: Abstract paintings and mandalas, Ultragrafik Fine Art Gallery, Tue-Sat, free  

​​Glasshouse Regional Gallery:Jason Wing – The Presence of Absence Exhibition; Nicole Welch – Silence & Solititude; both until Dec 2. Art Express – HSC Visual Arts student works on display until Nov 4; 

SATURDAY – MARKETS – The Foreshore Market: Westport Park, 8am-1pm; John’s River Country Markets: Community Hall & Rec Reserve, 9am-1.30pm; Twilight Food Market: With Jim & Sue, Town Beach Park Reserve, 5pm-9pm;  

Camden Haven Show: Kendall Showground, 8am, $5-$10, under-12 free

NSW State Rallysprint Championship: Hastings Valley Motorcycle Club, Burrawan Forest Drive, 9am, free

Bicentennial Community Day: With Reggie D, food stalls, dance, face painting, CSU Carpark, 11am-2pm, free 

Hannah Lee Pead

Hannah Lee Pead

Artist Talk with Jason Wing + Nicole Welch: Glasshouse Regional Gallery, 11am, free

Rotary High Tea Hat Day: Rydges, noon, $50

Vibes with View – Pure Acoustic: The Byabarra, noon-3pm, free

Jackson James: Chop ‘n’ Chill, 1pm, free

Hannah Lee Pead + Jo Hord: Hastings Hotel, Wauchope, 2pm, free

Nikki Ridge: The Beach House, 2pm-5pm, free

Mat Brooker: The Boathouse Bar & Restaurant, 5pm-8pm, free

Back to Back + Anna & Jed: The Tapp, 6pm, free

Drought Breaking Dance: Wauchope RSL, 6pm, $64

Brody Ireland: Port Golf Club, 6pm, free

Dan Hopkins: Duck on Clarence, 6pm, free

Eric Grothe & The Gurus

Eric Grothe & The Gurus

Eric Grothe & the Gurus- Breakers Fundraiser: Port Macquarie Race Club, 6.30pm, $30

Gary King: Telegraph Point Sport & Recreation Club, 7pm, free

Raylax: Laurieton Hotel Motel, 7pm, free

All Abilities Futsal Fundraiser: Dress as your favourites sports star, Settlers Inn, 7pm, free

Gotcha Covered: The Lounge, Panthers, 7.30pm, free

Soundscape Live: Club North Haven, 7.30pm, free

Mr Stitches: Fermhill Tavern, 7.30pm, free 

Alter Ego: Port City Bowling Club, 8pm, free

Misschief Band: Finnian’s Irish Tavern, 8.30pm, free

Chill Factor: Port Macquarie Hotel, 9.30pm, free

Chill Factor

Chill Factor

​SUNDAY – MARKETS –  Port Macquarie Art Society Bazaar: 198 Hastings River Dr, 8am-1pm; Kundabung Hall Poultry and Farmers Markets: River Road, 9am-1pm

Camden Haven Show: Kendall Showground, 8am, $5-$10, under-12 free

Rocktoberfest: Live music, beer + BBQ, Hibbard Sports Club, noon-5pm, free

Pink Ribbon Ride: Dress up yourself & your bike, from Oliver’s Real Food, Oxley Hwy (donut), 10.30am

Goody 2 Shoes: Chop ‘n’ Chill, 1pm, free

Dan Hopkins Duo: The Beach House, 2pm, free

Nathan Cavaleri: Panthers, 4pm, $20

Nathan Cavaleri

Nathan Cavaleri

Sunday Sessions: Tacking Point Tavern, 3pm, free

Brody Ireland: Beaches @ Bonny Hills, 3.30pm, free

Port Macquarie & District Dance Eisteddfod Presentation: Glasshouse, 3.30pm, $7-$12

Steve Bennett: Bonny Hills Beach Hotel, 4pm, free

John Oxley’s Journey to Port Macquarie: Play premiere, Douglas Vale Historic Homestead & Vineyard, Oxley Hwy, 5pm, $30 incl wine, snacks, port tasting

Light it Red for Dyslexia: Walk Tacking Point SLSC to lighthouse, 7pm

MONDAY – Pure Acoustic Live: The Byabarra, noon-3pm,free

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

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

Vino and Vibes: Botanic Wine Garden, 6.30pm-8.30pm, free

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

Mat Brooker & Friends: Zebu Bar + Grill, 5.30pm, free

Mark Bergin: Club North Haven, 6.30pm, free

Original Sound Lounge with Pam Hata: Luna Bonita, 6.30pm-8.30pm, free

Karaoke: The Tapp, Panthers, 8.30pm, free

Evening with Angus Gill, John Kruslja, Chris Mathews: Wauchope Community Arts Hall, 7pm, $25

Angus Gill