Brunswick Heads Old & Gold Festival – Sat 9 June 2012


The Old & Gold Festival is back in Brunswick Heads and celebrating its 11th year. If you’re into collectables, antiques or anything secondhand or just on the lookout for a great bargain, the Old and Gold Festival in Brunswick Heads on Saturday the 9th June is for you!

Find a bargain in the much loved All Town Garage Sale, where over 60 households will part with their pre-loved treasure.

Three fairs will also be held in various locations around town

  • Collectibles Fair at the Memorial Hall
  • Ye Olde Church Garden Fair with clothes and bric-a-brac
  • School Bric a Brac and Toy Fair

Plus there will be two big secondhand Book Fairs

  • at the Brunswick Visitor Centre all day
  • at the Library 9-12 (but only if fine)

About 20 activities in the theme will supplement the garages sales and fairs, making it a great day out for all ages, including:

  • Historical Society displays
  • Collections of old bikes and army tank
  • Recycled bikes for sale
  • Australian Singles Marbles Championships and school teams challenge 10-1
  • Bush poetry by “The Mullumbimy Bloke” Ray Essery
  • Free face painting
  • Free kid’s Funky Junk recycled craft activities
  • 1970’s tie dye workshops
  • Fire station open day with Bernie Cinders
  • Free Senior’s morning tea & singalong at the Catholic Church
  • Free live music @ Supemarket, outside the Memorial Hall & at various cafes
  • Community fundraising BBQs and cake stalls
  • And lots more – it’s well worth staying for the weekend.

The festival starts at 8am and goes until 3-4pm. Most shops on the Secondhand Trail are open on Sunday ad Monday also.

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