Lynnsay Fryer is organising a bike rally in Kingaroy to raise funds for drought-affected farmers.
Lynnsay Fryer is organising a bike rally in Kingaroy to raise funds for drought-affected farmers. Michael Nolan

Check out five things to do around the region this weekend

1. Hospital fete

Saturday

NANANGO Hospital is marking its 120-year anniversary with a family fun fete this Saturday, September 15.

The event will be held at Ringsfield House from 7-11.30am.

There will be stalls and something for everyone, including free health checks at the Nanango Hospital booth.

Breakfast will be available from the Ringsfield Kitchen Kiosk, and there will be a cent auction at Tara's Hall near the Nanango RSL later in the day.

2. See some bikes

Saturday

KINGAROY will be hosting a motorbike drought meet at the Kingaroy Showgrounds on Saturday, September 15.

The group is expecting about 1000 bikes at the event to raise funds for the Salvos to help drought-affected farmers.

The general public is welcome to head along and have a look and help with the fundraiser.

The official welcome ceremony will be held at noon.

The event will run in conjunction with the Kingaroy Markets from 7am to noon.

3. Walk the Wall

Saturday

JOIN the Kingaroy Walk the Wall team as they walk around the town to raise money and awareness for China's abandoned and disabled children.

Registrations will be held at the Kingaroy Presbyterian Church from 8.30am, and the walk will start at 9am.

For more information, contact Paul Marjoram on 0438 803 054.

4. Vintage machinery

All weekend

KINGAROY and District Vintage Machinery Club will hold its annual vintage machinery show all day on Saturday and for a half-day on Sunday.

The event will be held at the club's grounds alongside the Geoff Raph Dr at the airport.

5. Hear the music

Sunday

SOUTH Burnett Chorale will be holding its annual spring concert this Sunday, September 16.

The concert will be held at the Taabinga Homestead from 2pm, and tickets cost $10 for adults.