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2021 Event calendar updated august

Events in 2021

Join the Weipa Community in National Tree Planting day.
Event information TBA
Date: 29-11-2021
Time: 9:00 - 19:00
Location: Weipa
Join us 1st December for the Annual Community Christmas Tree Reveal. Sunset at the Mobile Food Vendor Park.
Date: 01-12-2021
Location: Weipa
We are very excited to announce Queensland Ballet are visiting Weipa on the 1st & 2nd of December 2021.
Date: 01-12-2021 – 02-12-2021 (Daily)
Next event: Wednesday, 1st December 2021
Time: 3:00 - 6:30
Location: Weipa
Join Miss Richelle on Thursday mornings through the school terms from 11.00am - 11.30am for First Five Forever Baby Bounce sessions.
Date: 01-02-2021
Location: Hibberd Library
Join Miss Richelle Saturday 20th March for Harmony Day Activities in Hibberd Library
Date: 16-03-2021
Time: 9:30 - 11:30
Location: Hibberd Library
Join us this school holidays as we screen a new release movie for the children called "The War with Grandpa"
Date: 07-04-2021
Time: 10:00 - 12:00
Location: Kumrumja Centre
Join us this school holidays as we screen a new release movie for the children called "Raya and the Last Dragon"
Date: 14-04-2021
Time: 10:00 - 12:00
Location: Kumrumja Centre
The RFDS Mental Health & Wellbeing Service will be offering Free Mental Health First Aid training and Free Aboriginal & Torres Strait Mental Health First Aid training in Weipa 19-20th April 2021.
Date: 19-04-2021
Location: Weipa Storm Surge Shelter
PCYC Napranum will be launching our new driver support program Braking the Cycle Changing Gears on Wednesday April 28th between 11am and 2pm.
Date: 28-04-2021
Location: Weipa
Its that time of year again where we get to celebrate all things Star Wars!
Join us in the Hibberd Library for an afternoon of Star Wars activities.
Date: 04-05-2021
Time: 15:30 - 16:30
Location: Hibberd Library
Join us for our first Night markets for the 2021 Dry season.
An evening with music, food & markets all for our Mums - Mothers Day tomorrow.
Date: 08-05-2021
Location: Kumrumja Centre
Join Miss Richelle and celebrate the 21st National Simultaneous Storytime when children in the community can take part in a live storytime session and craft activities.
Date: 19-05-2021
Time: 10:30 - 12:30
Location: Kumrumja Centre
MS is a chronic disease that attacks the central nervous system (the brain, spinal cord and optic nerves).
Date: 22-05-2021
Time: 18:00 - 21:00
Location: Weipa Golf Club
WCC Careers Expo 2021 will be held at the Weipa Storm Surge Shelter Thursday 3rd June 2021 from 10 - 4pm.
Date: 03-06-2021
Time: 10:00 - 16:00
Location: Weipa Storm Surge Shelter
Weipa Super 6's Cricket Carnival
Date: 12-06-2021
Location: Weipa Cricket Oval
Relax and unwind to live music, grab a bite to eat, shop local products and sip on a wine or cold beer as the sun goes down!
Date: 19-06-2021
Time: 16:00 - 19:00
Location: Kumrumja Centre
Stay tuned to the Weipa dirt karts facebook page for information regarding their events
Date: 19-06-2021
Location: Weipa
Western Cape College and St Joseph’s Parish School, invite you to the 2021 Under 8s Day.
Children - from birth to 8 years old are welcome for a great morning.
Date: 24-06-2021
Time: 9:00 - 11:00
Location: Western Cape College
The School Holiday Program is proudly organised by Weipa Town Authority. The first week of the program runs from Monday 28th June to Saturday 3rd July 2021.
Date: 28-06-2021
Time: 9:00 - 3:00
Location: Hibberd Library
Join the Western Cape Chamber of Commerce at the Golf Club for drinks, nibbles and a preview of what's to come in 2021-22.
Date: 28-06-2021
Time: 18:00 - 21:00
Location: Weipa Golf Club
Join us this June school holidays as we screen a new release movie.
Date: 30-06-2021
Time: 10:00 - 16:00
Location: Kumrumja Centre
To get involved please email ian@tangaroablue.org
Date: 04-07-2021
Location: Weipa
Shoot Calendar July – November 2021 Weipa Shooting Complex
Date: 04-07-2021 – 23-11-2021 (Daily)
Next event: Sunday, 4th July 2021
Time: 8:00 - 18:30
Location: Weipa
The School Holiday Program is proudly organised by Weipa Town Authority. The second week of the program runs from Monday 5th July to Saturday 10th July 2021.
Date: 05-07-2021
Time: 9:00 - 3:00
Location: Hibberd Library
Join us this July school holidays as we screen new release movie "Peter Rabbit 2".
Date: 07-07-2021
Time: 10:00 - 16:00
Location: Kumrumja Centre
11th - 25th July 2021.
The Weipa Running Festival consists of six different races over varied terrain within the township of Weipa, there is an official race day and a virtual option for all races.
Date: 11-07-2021
Location: Andoom Oval
From 4pm
Date: 24-07-2021
Time: 16:00 - 19:00
Location: Kumrumja Centre
The RFDS Mental Health & Wellbeing Service will be offering Free Mental Health First Aid training and Free Aboriginal & Torres Strait Mental Health First Aid training in Weipa 27 - 28th July 2021.
Date: 27-07-2021
Location: Weipa Storm Surge Shelter
Rio Tinto along with Birdlife Australia and Ecotone will be hosting a birdwatching morning tea.

Date: 07-08-2021
Time: 7:00 - 10:00
Location: Weipa
We will be hosting a new release movie, Space Jam 2: New Legacy over two nights at the Kumrumja Centre.
Date: 13-08-2021
Time: 5:00 - 9:30
Location: Kumrumja Centre
We will be hosting a new release movie, Space Jam 2: New Legacy over two nights at the Kumrumja Centre. 

Saturday night will be an evening for friends and families to relax and enjoy a night out. 
Date: 14-08-2021
Time: 5:00 - 9:30
Location: Kumrumja Centre
WEIPA COVID-19 VACCINATION BOOKINGS OPEN 
Date: 16-08-2021 – 03-09-2021 (Daily)
Next event: Monday, 16th August 2021
Time: 8:30 - 5:30
Location: Hibberd Library / Weipa Storm Surge Shelter / Aquatic Centre
Team registrations are available on nomination nights at the Carpentaria Golf Club.
Date: 16-08-2021 – 13-09-2021 (Daily)
Next event: Monday, 16th August 2021
Time: 4:00 - 7:00
Location: Weipa Golf Club
A community celebration unlike any other and one of the biggest annual social events in Cape York.
Date: 20-08-2021
Location: Andoom Oval
Book Week at Hibberd Library
Date: 24-08-2021
Time: 9:30 - 11:30
Location: Hibberd Library
If you are interested in attending any of the mentioned courses please contact Neil Hummerston on 0405 302 902 or email neil.hummerston@weipatownauthority.com.au.
Date: 26-08-2021 – 28-08-2021 (Daily)
Next event: Thursday, 26th August 2021
Time: 8:00 - 4:30
Location: Weipa Aquatic Centre
Relax and unwind to live music, grab a bite to eat, shop local products and sip on a wine or cold beer as the sun goes down!
Date: 28-08-2021
Time: 16:00 - 20:00
Location: Kumrumja Park
HAVE YOU HEARD THE RACQUET?
Date: 11-09-2021
Time: 8:30 - 3:00
Location: Weipa Storm Surge Shelter
Further information to be provided closer to the time.
Date: 18-09-2021
Location: Kumrumja Centre
The School Holiday Program is proudly organised by Weipa Town Authority and runs from Monday 20th September to Friday 1st of October 2021.
Date: 20-09-2021 – 25-09-2021 (Daily)
Next event: Monday, 20th September 2021
Time: 10:00 - 11:00
Location: Hibberd Library/ Kumrumja Centre
Join us during the September school holidays as we screen a new release movie.
Date: 22-09-2021
Time: 10:00 - 12:00
Location: Kumrumja Centre
Relax and unwind to live music, grab a bite to eat, shop local products and sip on a wine or cold beer as the sun goes down!
Date: 25-09-2021
Time: 16:00 - 20:00
Location: Kumrumja Centre
The School Holiday Program is proudly organised by Weipa Town Authority and runs from Monday 20th September to Friday 1st of October 2021.
Date: 27-09-2021 – 01-10-2021 (Daily)
Next event: Monday, 27th September 2021
Time: 10:00 - 11:00
Location: Hibberd Library/ Kumrumja Centre
Join us this September school holidays as we screen a new release movie.
Date: 29-09-2021
Time: 10:00 - 12:00
Location: Kumrumja Centre
The Conquer the Corrugations Cape York Mental Health Awareness Walk strives to raise awareness of the issues surrounding life's 'corrugations' in Cape York.
Date: 02-10-2021
Location: Weipa
Weipa Billfish Tournament 2021 will run from the 2nd until the 4th of October.
Date: 02-10-2021
Location: Weipa
A community event 'Western Cape GET READY Disaster Expo' from 9am until 12pm at the Kumrumja Park.
Date: 16-10-2021
Time: 9:00 - 12:00
Location: Kumrumja Park
Save the date.
Date: 23-10-2021
Location: Weipa
Weipa Dirt Karts is a local community sporting group. Aimed at having fun and going fast! Like & follow our page to keep updated on upcoming racing events.
Date: 30-10-2021
Location: Weipa
Weipa Town Authority will be auctioning abandoned vehicles through an online public auction to be held on 3rd November 2021.
Date: 03-11-2021
Time: 9:00 - 20:00
Location: Weipa
Join the Weipa Billfish Club for the 9th Ladies Gamefish Day. The theme is pink.
Date: 06-11-2021
Location: Weipa
Join us for the 2nd Annual Community Christmas morning with markets at the Storm Surge Shelter.
Date: 27-11-2021
Location: Weipa Storm Surge Shelter
Join us for a fun-filled morning at the Storm Surge Shelter and grab a snap with Santa! Don't forget your camera!

Don't forget your camera!
Date: 27-11-2021
Time: 9:00 - 11:30
Location: Hibberd Library