“A Festival Celebrating the Natural Environment of the Myall Coast”
A weekend of mostly outdoor activities making the most of the balmy spring weather and the stunning beauty of the wildflowers and waterways of the Myall.
The Hawks Nest Wildside Festival is a Community Event, a weekend of activities featuring guided walks through the spectacular wildflowers and the natural environment surrounding the Hawks Nest Area……
We hope you will come along and enjoy the best that the Myall Region can offer.
Friday 11th September
¨ Golf on the Wildside Hawks Nest Golf Course from 8:00am for 8:30am start - $26 includes lunch
¨ Night Spotlighting Walk (1-1˝ Hours) Friday night led by Christian Patteson – Walk leaves from Hawks Nest Newsagency 7pm - FREE
Saturday 12th September
Displays in Community Hall Park -FREE
RFS fire engine, Myall Community Art and Craft, National Parks “hands on”, Lionesses: bric-a-brac, Wildflowers, Wildlife Rescue, GLC Water Catchment, Community Technology/Visitor Information Centre, kids play activities, face painting,
PLUS (inside the Community Hall)
¨ photography competition display
¨ Galleries in the Gardens Art Exhibition
TALKS in the “Old Library” - FREE
¨ What weed is that 10:00am
¨ Koala Talk (Old Library) 11:00am
¨ Wildlife Rescue talk (Old Library) 11:30am
WALKS – FREE
¨ What Weed is that 10:45am
¨ Koala Spotting Walk (from Old Library) 11:45am
¨ Michael Rowe Memorial Wildflower Walk (National Park Boundary) 2:00pm
Refreshments (Park outside Hawks Nest Community Hall)
¨ Red Cross tea/coffee & scones
¨ Lions Club Sausage Sizzle from 11:00am
Entertainers - Music - In the park outside Hawks Nest Community Hall - FREE
¨ Myall Coast Ukestra 12:00pm
¨ St. Josephs School Choir 12:45pm
¨ Tea Gardens School & Community Band 1:30p
Family Entertainment - 5.30pm at Tea Gardens Hotel -
Entertainment and meals (kids eat free)
Sunday 13th September
¨ Paddle on the Wildside with Lazy Paddles (9:00am) Anzac Park, Marine Drive, Tea Gardens.
Join us for a FREE 1 hr tour of the lower Myall River from Tea Gardens. Paddle through the mangroves and see the local wildlife up close.
Bring your own kayak or hire one from us ($15 single, $25 double). Everyone welcome, bookings essential. Call 0412 832 220.
Bush Regen – Bushcare Major Day Out (9:30am) meet opposite pharmacy,
Tuloa Avenue, Hawks Nest – FREE
Guided Walk - commencing from the Community Hall – FREE
¨ Swan Bay Wildflowers, Bush Food and Remedies (10.30am) FREE
Festival Inquiries: Ian Morphett Phone 0410 536 556 or e-mail: email@example.com.
Friday 11th Saturday 12th and Sunday 13th September 2015
Wild Side Festival
Celebrating the natural environment of the Myall Coast www.wildsidefestival.com.au