Due to the risks associated with the COVID-19 outbreak, community events over the coming months are likely to be cancelled or postponed. Please contact the event organisers to confirm whether events are going ahead.
Come along and enjoy the fun, food and entertainment on offer at the 2018 Australia Day celebrations! Australia Day 2018 will be hosted by the Goovigen Community and will be celebrated at the Goovigen Community Hall. Celebrations will commence at 8:30am with the official ceremony and presentations of awards commencing at 9:00am. There will be something for everyone on the day including a photo competition with the theme “What Living in Banana Shire Means to Me”, Dog High Jump Competition, 'Best…Find out more »
Goovigen – the small country town with two halls. The School of Arts was built in 1929 with lots of volunteer labour from the early pioneers of the district. Constructed of corrugated iron and local timber, it was to become the social venue for the district. The first function was a dance held on the 21st of August 1929. It served many organisations at that time – such as a church, used for teaching Sunday school, a wedding venue, dance…Find out more »