Sunday 12
Bankwest's
 Sandcastle Building 
Competition - $500 in prizes in 5 
categories: under 6 years, 6-12, 
13-18, mixed ages, family                                                                                                                  
Festival of Busselton                           
Bernie Masters 0408 944 242 or 
bmasters@iinet.net.au                        
Gold coin donation requested
Busselton foreshore – the beach 
in front of The Goose Café
4.00pm to 6.00pm
Sunday 12
The Magic Well - an all new 
original Pantomime by Hanna and 
Wild
Bookings at Callows Newsagency - 
children under 12 $10, student and 
concession $15, adults $20
Weld Theatre, Queen Street, 
Busselton
4.00pm
WEEK 3
Monday 13 to 
Friday 31
Amberland Water Slide Park
Kevin Defrenne 0429 376737                 
www.amberland.com.au
Marine Terrace, Busselton
9.00am to 5.00pm every 
day
Monday 13
Boules Competition – Children's  
Event                                          
Sp
onsored by BCF Busselton, 
House, Hobsons, SportsPower, 
Cod Rocks, Esplanade Hotel and 
Western Tourist Radio 
Festival of Busselton                               
John Cannam 9752 2542
Old police station site on Queen 
Street next to the Weld Theatre 
and opposite the old courthouse
10.00am to 2.00pm
Monday 13 to 
January 31
Local Treasures' Exhibition
Busselton Art Society 0417 543 
306
The Art Society Gallery             
8 Queen Street, Busselton
10.00am to 4.00pm
Monday 13
Woodturning Display
Busselton Woodturning Group
Studio 9 - behind the ArtGeo 
Gallery, Queen Street, Busselton
10.00am to 4.00pm
Monday 13 to 
Sunday 19
Sideshows
Festival of Busselton                         
Anne Gardiner 0401 337 335 or 
annegar@iinet.net.au
Signal Park
late evening and onwards
Tuesday 14
How to Paint a Portrait workshop
Busselton Art Society 0411 138 555
The Art Society Gallery                  
8 Queen Street, Busselton
10.00am to 3.30pm
Tuesday 14
Children’s Chalk Art Competition                                      
$300 in prizes in 3 age groups     
UHY Haines Norton PRT 
Chartered Accountants
Busselton Art Society and Festival of 
Busselton 0408 944 242
Mitchell Park in the centre of 
Busselton, corner Queen and 
Prince Streets
10.00am, last entries at 
11.30am
Tuesday 14
Woodturning Display
Busselton Woodturning Group
Studio 9 - behind the ArtGeo 
Gallery, Queen Street, Busselton
10.00am to 4.00pm
Tuesday 14
Deckchair Cinema - 
 THE RISE OF 
THE GUARDIANS                                 
Gold coin donation please - raffle 
draw: 2 tickets for a sailing cruise  
on the Leeuwin                      
Retravision 
Bernie Masters 9727 2474 
bmasters@iinet.net.au
Signal Park, Busselton
about 7.45pm 
Wednesday 15 
BUZ Bus FUN DAYZ – Supervised 
day trips for Children in Primary 
School Years 1 to 7.  
More details from BUZ on 9751 2435 
or email buz@buildupzone.com
Bookings essential.
Wednesday 15
Restoration Day - exhibition of 
restored machines, collection of 
artifacts of by-gone days, 
blacksmith at work, children's 
competition.
Busselton Historical Society             
9754 2166 
$6.00 adults $2.00 children            
Busselton Museum, 76 Peel 
Terrace, Busselton    
10.00am to 4.00pm
Wednesday 15
Woodturning Display
Busselton Woodturning Group
Studio 9 - behind the ArtGeo 
Gallery, Queen Street, Busselton
10.00am to 4.00pm
Wednesday 15
Veteran Car Display - static 
display of restored vehicles: 
Vintage and Post Vintage.
Veteran Car Club - Co-coordinator 
Graham Bailey 0427 441 056
Admission: Free
Opposite Busselton Museum at 
76 Peel Terrace, Busselton
10.00am to 4.00pm
Wednesday 15
Bankwest's
 PETTICOAT LANE 
over 150 stalls, live music, food, 
chocolate wheels, craft - you 
name it!
Festival of Busselton                             
Anne Gardiner 0401 337 335
Busselton CBD
5.00pm road closure for a 
6.00pm start until 9.00pm
Thursday 16
Fishing for the Future Clinic         
Learn how to fish, recreational 
fishing rules, how to fish safely. 
Bait and instructions supplied but 
bring own rod. Children must be 
supervised by an adult.
Department of Fisheries                     
Busselton Office 9752 2152
www.fish.wa.gov.au
Recfishwest 9246 3366
www.recfishwest.org.au
Busselton foreshore at the end 
of West Street about 500 meters 
west of the jetty
9.00am to 11.00am
Thursday 16
Tombstone Walk - Guided walk 
through St Mary's cemetery and 
viewing of historic group 
settlement, film and  display.
Busselton Historical Society                
9751 5171 or 9751 5980
$10 includes morning tea and 
Museum entry
Start from Busselton Historical 
Museum, 76 Peel Terrace, 
Busselton
9.00am
Thursday 16
Woodturning Display
Busselton Woodturning Group
Studio 9 - behind the ArtGeo 
Gallery, Queen Street, Busselton
10.00am to 4.00pm
Thursday 16
Boules Competition – Doubles  
Event                                          
Sp
onsored by BCF Busselton, 
House, Hobsons, SportsPower, 
Cod Rocks, Esplanade Hotel and 
Western Tourist Radio 
Festival of Busselton                               
John Cannam 9752 2542
Old police station site on Queen 
Street next to the Weld Theatre 
and opposite the old courthouse
5.00pm to 9.00pm
Friday 17
Woodturning Display
Busselton Woodturning Group
Studio 9 - behind the ArtGeo 
Gallery, Queen Street, Busselton
10.00am to 4.00pm
Friday 17
Trots
Busselton Trotting Club                       
Pat Abbott 0428 272 288
Churchill Park, Adelaide Street, 
Busselton
Gates open 5.30pm, 1
st
 race 
about 7.00pm
Friday 17
Meelup Moon Rise Walk.  5 km 
walk along coastal track to watch 
full moon rise over Geographe 
Bay. Bring picnic meal.
Busselton Naturalists Club. Book 
seats on bus from Busselton with 
Bernie Masters 0408 944 242
Walk starts at  boat ramp on Bay  
View Crescent, Dunsborough. $5 
return trip from Busselton; $2 
Meelup to Dunsborough.
5.00pm BUS from Pries 
Avenue, Busselton. 5.30pm 
walk from Dunsborough 
boat ramp.
Friday 17
Powder Puff Derby featuring 
Queen Competition entrants. 
Paid entry into trotting club 
meeting required
Festival of Busselton                                                   
John Cannam 9752 2542
Churchill Park, Adelaide Street, 
Busselton
About 8.30pm
Saturday 18
Vasse Markets
Mladen 0451 855 766 for stall 
bookings
Vasse Hall, Kaloorup Road, Vasse
7.30am to 12.00 noon
Saturday 18
Festival Log Chop                                
Free entry
Neil McDonald 9755 4004
Vasse Oval, Kaloorup Road, 
Vasse - opposite the Vasse 
markets
8.00am to 12.00 noon
Saturday 18 
Festival Spirit - watch local artist 
Mark Everson erect the 
Spirit 9.00am onwards
Festival of Busselton 0408 944 242 
Mark Eveson 
artist@markeverson.com
On the beach west of the 
Equinox Café on the Busselton 
Beachfront
View the Spirit from about 
9.00am until it is consumed 
by fire at about 9.30pm just 
prior to the Fireworks 
Saturday 18
Antiques and Collectables Fair
Busselton Collectors Club                
9752 2283
Busselton Community Youth 
Centre, corner Bussell Highway 
and High Street
 9.00am to 5.00pm                                          
Free valuations 10.00am to 
3.30pm 
Saturday 18
South West Marine and 
Coastcare Display and Activities. 
Sponsored by GeoCatch, 
Departments of Fisheries; Parks 
and Wildlife 
Chris Gibbs, South West Catchments 
Council 9755 3432
Busselton Beachfront between 
Jetty and Equinox Cafe
9.00am to 2.00pm
Saturday 18
Busselton Volunteer Marine 
Rescue Group Open Day - tours of 
headquarters, tractor train rides, 
flare demonstrations, rides on 
sea rescue boats.
Busselton Volunteer Marine Rescue 
Group - Peter Taylor 0467 577 002 or 
commander@busseltonsearescue.or
g.au
Marine Rescue Group's 
headquarters, Georgette Street, 
Busselton
9.00am to 3.00pm                                      
Food and drinks available 
for purchase
Saturday 18 to 
Sunday February 2
From Mini to Maxi - annual 
pottery exhibition
Cynthia Williamson 9754 6604
Busselton Pottery Group, Peel 
Terrace, Busselton (next to Old 
Butter Factory Museum)
10.00am to 4.00pm
Saturday 18
Woodturning Display
Busselton Woodturning Group
Studio 9 - behind the ArtGeo 
Gallery, Queen Street, Busselton
10.00am to 4.00pm
Saturday 18
RadioWest Live Outside 
Broadcast
Kristina at Radiowest/HotFM 
Kristina.Haggarty@sca.com.au
In front of the Equinox Café on 
the Busselton Beachfront
10.00am to 1.00pm
Saturday 18
Children’s Treasure Hunt              
The Equinox Café                          
100s of prizes for children up to 
12 years of age  including 4 x $25 
bank accounts                               
Gold Coin Raffle Donation please - 
prize: tandem skydive
Festival of Busselton                                                    
Anne or Paul Gardiner 9754 2515 or 
0401 337 335
Busselton Beach Front in front of 
Equinox Cafe
10.00am
Saturday 18
Swimmer Rescue by the 
Westpac 
Lifesaver Helicopter                
SUBJECT TO AVAILABILITY
Bevan Macauley
0438 522 938
Busselton Beachfront between 
the Busselton Jetty and Equinox 
Café
about 11.00am
Saturday 18
Skydiving Demonstration             
Southern Skydivers
Glenn Stutt, Southern Skydivers   
1300 449 669
Busselton Beach Front in front of 
Equinox Café
about 11.30am
Saturday 18
Fire Fighting Aerial Water 
Bombing Display – 
Departments 
of Parks and Wildlife; Fire and 
Emergency Services                
SUBJECT TO AVAILABILITY
Festival of Busselton                     
Bernie Masters 0408 944 242
Busselton Beach Front in front of 
Equinox Café
about 12.00 noon 
Saturday 18
Duck Drop - buy a ticket, see if 
your plastic floating duck is the 
first to cross the finish line
Busselton Surf Lifesaving Club - buy a 
raffle ticket on the day or 
beforehand from a Club member
Busselton Beachfront between 
the Busselton Jetty and Equinox 
Café
about 12.30pm 
Saturday 18
Skate Jam - Skate Board 
Competition and Exhibition         
Hillzeez
Hillzeez - Ryan Callegari 9752 3204 or 
ryan@hillzeez.com.au 
Busselton Skate Complex, Scout 
Road, Busselton near the 
beachfront
4.00pm
Saturday 18
Festival Concert                            
Mental As Anything
 - live on 
stage plus a  local band.    
Community Service Award             
City of Busselton
Festival of Busselton 0408 944 242
Signal Park
6.30pm to about 9.30pm
Saturday 18
Food stalls at the Festival Concert
Festival of Busselton 0408 944 242
Signal Park
6.30pm to about 9.30pm
Saturday 18
Festival of Busselton Fireworks 
Spectacular                                         
Festival of Busselton
Busselton foreshore
about 9.30pm
Sunday 19
Jetty Markets
Robert and Sandra Otway
9751 1248 or 0438 511 248
Next to Yoganup Children's 
Playground, Marine Terrace, 
Busselton
7.30am to 12.00 noon
Sunday 19
Antiques and Collectables Fair
Busselton Collectors Club                
9752 2283
Busselton Community Youth 
Centre, corner Bussell Highway 
and High Street
 9.00am to 5.00pm                                      
Free valuations 10.00am to 
3.30pm 
Sunday 19
Pet Parade                                           
Over $500 in prizes including:  
Dog Beau and Belle, Best Dog 
Trick, Dog Most Like Their Owner, 
Most Unusual Pet, Most Talkative 
Bird, Dog with Best Hairdo, and 
more.... over $500 in prizes
GeoVet
GeoVet Veterinary Hospitals - Caring 
for All Animals  9754 4422        
Busselton Beachfront west of 
The Equinox Café
10.00am to 12.00 noon                                 
NOTE: All pets to be on a 
lead or in a suitable cage at 
all times
Sunday 19
Junior Fishing Competition         
17 years and under                      
Free entry - bring your own hand 
lines or rods/reels
Busselton Jetty Fishing Club Howard 
George 0478 148 672
On the Busselton jetty. Must 
register on the day. Lots of prizes 
in lots of age groups for different 
species of fish.
5.30pm to 7.30pm
WEEK 4
Monday 20 to 
Friday 31
Amberland Water Slide Park
Kevin Defrenne 0429 376737                 
www.amberland.com.au
Marine Terrace, Busselton
9.00am to 5.00pm every 
day
Monday 20 to 
January 31
Local Treasures' Exhibition
Busselton Art Society 0417 543 
306
The Art Society Gallery             
8 Queen Street, Busselton
10.00am to 4.00pm
Monday 20 to 
Sunday February 2
From Mini to Maxi - annual 
pottery exhibition
Cynthia Williamson 9754 6604
Busselton Pottery Group, Peel 
Terrace, Busselton (next to Old 
Butter Factory Museum)
10.00am - 4.00pm
Tuesday 21 to 
Friday 24
BUZ PitStop Camp – Children in 
Primary School Years 4 to 7.
For bookings, please call BUZ on 
9751 2435 or email 
buz@buildupzone.com
Tuesday 21
Woodturning Display
Busselton Woodturning Group
Studio 9 - behind the ArtGeo 
Gallery, Queen Street, Busselton
10.00am to 4.00pm
Tuesday 21
Deckchair Cinema - 
 WRECK IT 
RALPH                                                    
Gold coin donation please - raffle 
draw: fuel and car wash voucher 
Retravision 
Bernie Masters 9727 2474 
bmasters@iinet.net.au
Signal Park, Busselton
about 7.45pm 
Wednesday 22
Teddy Bears Picnic for all families 
with children under five. BYO 
picnic and Teddys for a fun and 
free morning of play together.
Playgroup WA’s Free Hotline 0421 
819 171 or Karen at 
southwest@playgroupwa.com.au
Yoganup Park on the eastern 
side of the Busselton foreshore 
10.00am to 1.30pm
Thursday 23
Tombstone Walk - Guided walk 
through St Mary's cemetery and 
viewing of historic group 
settlement, film and  display.
Busselton Historical Society                
9751 5171 or 9751 5980
$10 includes morning tea and 
Museum entry
Start from Busselton Historical 
Museum, 76 Peel Terrace, 
Busselton
9.00am
Thursday 23
Woodturning Display
Busselton Woodturning Group
Studio 9 - behind the ArtGeo 
Gallery, Queen Street, Busselton
10.00am to 4.00pm
Thursday 23
"The Lover" -  an adult comedy in 
One Act by Harold Pinter               
A husband and wife are both 
having an affair..........or are they?              
Bare Naked Theatre Company: 
russell@actingup.com.au or  0401 
382 307. 
Tickets
 from Callows 
Newsagency, Queen Street. 
ArtGeo Drama Studio, Queen 
Street, Busselton                   
7.30pm                               
Friday 24
Art in the Park exhibition and sale 
of local artists artwork
Busselton Art Society 0417 543 306
Mitchell Park
10.00am to 5.00pm
Friday 24
Trots
Busselton Trotting Club                       
Pat Abbott 0428 272 288
Churchill Park, Adelaide Street, 
Busselton
Gates open 5.30pm, 1
st
 race 
about 7.00pm
Friday 24
"The Lover" -  an adult comedy in 
One Act by Harold Pinter               
A husband and wife are both 
having an affair..........or are they?              
Bare Naked Theatre Company: 
russell@actingup.com.au or  0401 
382 307. 
Tickets
 from Callows 
Newsagency, Queen Street. 
ArtGeo Drama Studio, Queen 
Street, Busselton                   
7.30pm                               
Saturday 25
Art in the Park exhibition and sale 
of local artists artwork
Busselton Art Society 0417 543 306
Mitchell Park
8.30am to 5.00pm
Saturday 25
"The Lover" -  an adult comedy in 
One Act by Harold Pinter               
A husband and wife are both 
having an affair..........or are they?              
Bare Naked Theatre Company: 
russell@actingup.com.au or  0401 
382 307. 
Tickets
 from Callows 
Newsagency, Queen Street. 
ArtGeo Drama Studio, Queen 
Street, Busselton                   
7.30pm                               
Saturday 25
Birdlife on the Vasse Wonnerup 
Estuaries + 2km walk through 
tuart forest
Busselton Naturalists Club                                    
Bernie Masters 0408 944 242
Meet at gate on Tuart Drive 300 
metres towards Busselton from 
Layman Road corner. Bring 
binoculars if possible
8.30am until 11.00am
Saturday 25
Woodturning Display
Busselton Woodturning Group
Studio 9 - behind the ArtGeo 
Gallery, Queen Street, Busselton
10.00am to 4.00pm
Saturday 25
Oz Rock Concert - Jimmy Barnes, 
Ian Moss, James Reyne, Adam 
Brand, Daryl Braithwaite plus 
local acts
ticketmaster.com.au or 13 61 00
Barnard Park, Busselton 
Foreshore
gates open 3.00pm
Sunday 26
ROTARY AUSTRALIA DAY 
BREAKFAST                                   
March, speech, awards. 
Breakfast:  $5 adults,  gold coin 
donation for children under 14.                                                 
Rotary Club of Busselton 
Geographe Bay 
Rotary Club of Busselton Geographe 
Bay                                                             
Trevor Fisher 0429 342 255
Signal Park, corner of Queen 
Street and Marine Terrace, 
Busselton
7.00am march down Queen 
Street from Victoria Square 
(opposite St Mary's Church 
), 7.15am speech and 
awards, 7.45am breakfast
Sunday 26
Busselton Rotary Railway 
Markets
Eddie Rose 0419 854 633  or 
ed_rose5@bigpond.com
Signal Park near the Busselton 
foreshore
7.30am to noon
Sunday 26
Art in the Park exhibition and sale 
of local artists artwork
Busselton Art Society 0417 543 306
Mitchell Park
8.30am to 4.00pm
WEEK 5
Monday 27 to 
Friday 31
Amberland Water Slide Park
Kevin Defrenne 0429 376737                 
www.amberland.com.au
Marine Terrace, Busselton
9.00am to 5.00pm every 
day
Monday 27
Veteran and Vintage Car Static 
Display
Veteran Car Club of WA – Busselton 
Branch                                                  
Russell Chinnery 9754 3671
Vehicles on public view at the 
clubrooms, corner of Queen 
Street and Marine Terrace, 
Busselton
From 9.00am
Monday 27 to 
Sunday February 2
From Mini to Maxi - annual 
pottery exhibition
Cynthia Williamson 9754 6604
Busselton Pottery Group, Peel 
Terrace, Busselton (next to Old 
Butter Factory Museum)
10.00am - 4.00pm
Monday 27 to 
March 4
Local Treasures' Exhibition
Busselton Art Society 0417 543 306
The Art Society Gallery             8 
Queen Street, Busselton
10.00am to 4.00pm
Tuesday 28
Woodturning Display
Busselton Woodturning Group
Studio 9 - behind the ArtGeo 
Gallery, Queen Street, Busselton
10.00am to 4.00pm
Wednesday 29
BUZ Bus FUN DAYZ – Supervised 
day trips for Children in Primary 
School Years 1 to 7.  
More details from BUZ on 9751 2435 
or email buz@buildupzone.com
Bookings essential.
Thursday 30
Woodturning Display
Busselton Woodturning Group
Studio 9 - behind the ArtGeo 
Gallery, Queen Street, Busselton
10.00am to 4.00pm
Thursday 30
"The Lover" -  an adult comedy in 
One Act by Harold Pinter               
A husband and wife are both 
having an affair..........or are they?              
Bare Naked Theatre Company: 
russell@actingup.com.au or  0401 
382 307. 
Tickets
 from Callows 
Newsagency, Queen Street. 
ArtGeo Drama Studio, Queen 
Street, Busselton                   
7.30pm                               
Friday 31
Special Film Night at the 
Busselton Drive-In Outdoor 
Cinema - 
Fame
 (rated M) and 
The 
Goonies
 (rated PG) screening first                                       
Supporting Princess Margaret 
Hospital Foundation
Blanche Coyle and friends 0464 645 
602 
http://princessmargarethospitalfoun
dation.gofundraise.com.au/page/Coy
leB
Busselton Drive-In Outdoor 
Cinema, 500 Bussell Highway, 
Broadwater
Gates open 7.00pm, first 
movie at 7.45pm. Tickets 
$50 per car regardless of 
age or number of 
passengers: tickets presold 
only  online at 
www.trybooking.com/DWL
Friday 31
"The Lover" -  an adult comedy in 
One Act by Harold Pinter               
A husband and wife are both 
having an affair..........or are they?              
Bare Naked Theatre Company: 
russell@actingup.com.au or  0401 
382 307. 
Tickets
 from Callows 
Newsagency, Queen Street. 
ArtGeo Drama Studio, Queen 
Street, Busselton                   
7.30pm                               
Saturday February 1
"The Lover" -  an adult comedy in 
One Act by Harold Pinter               
A husband and wife are both 
having an affair..........or are they?              
Bare Naked Theatre Company: 
russell@actingup.com.au or  0401 
382 307. 
Tickets
 from Callows 
Newsagency, Queen Street. 
ArtGeo Drama Studio, Queen 
Street, Busselton                   
7.30pm                               

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