Five things to do in and around the region

BOWENVILLE BACON: Pigs race at the Bowenville Hotel.
BOWENVILLE BACON: Pigs race at the Bowenville Hotel. Lyndon Keane

Bowenville Pig Races

For something a little different this weekend, head to the annual Bowenville Pig Races.

It's a day out for the whole family with a ute show at 11am, stalls and live entertainment. Pigs hit the starting line at 3pm.

The event is run in conjunction with the Women of Feedlot Group to raise money for Lifeflight.

At the Movies

This weekend at the movies catch romantic drama Passengers on the big screen Saturday at 3.15pm and 8.15pm, and on Sunday at 1pm.

War drama Allied is showing on Saturday at 12.30pm and 5.45pm, and on Sunday at 3.30pm.

Under the Bonnet

If you need to polish up on you car maintenance skills head to Black Toyota this Saturday morning for their Under the Bonnet Workshop.

Five mechanics will be on hand to demonstrate how to change a tyre, jump start a car and check the water and oil as well as share their skills.

The free workshop is aimed at promoting personal road safety for women.

The morning kicks off with coffee at 9.30am and will finish with a free sausage sizzle at 12.30pm.

Bunya Mountains Community Markets

Take a drive to the Bunya Mountains and take in the beautiful surrounds and fresh air at the community markets on Sunday.

Browse handmade treasures and sample and take home beautiful gourmet treats and local produce. The markets run from 9am until 2pm.

Art Gallery

Get in touch with your creative side this weekend at Gallery107@Dalby's 'Our Voices Through Art'.

Curated by art therapist Jan Ferguson, the exhibition is a collection of her students' work.

Check the gallery website for more details.

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