Darling Downs – Carers Week Events

Join in the National Carers Week celebrations!

Date: Sunday 16 October
Event: Remembering Service
Time: 2.00pm – 4.00pm
Venue: Carers Queensland Office, 907 Ruthven Street, Toowoomba
Cost: Free

Informal ceremony honouring those no-longer caring and those they have lost. Photos of loved ones need to be emailed to Alison  via abengough@carersqld.asn.au by Monday 10 October.

Numbers: 30 people
RSVP: Friday 14 October to the Toowoomba Office on 07 4635 8379


Date: Wednesday 19 October – NEW DATE
Event: Chinchilla Event  (to be confirmed)
Time: 11.00am – 1.00pm
Venue: Chinchilla Museum. 32 Viller Street, Chinchilla
Cost: $10.00

Train ride and face painting for the kids, gold coin donation.  Includes lunch.
Numbers: 50 people
RSVP: Friday 14 October to the Toowoomba Office on 07 4635 8379


Date: Tuesday 18 October
Event: ASD Forum
Time: 9.00am – 1.00pm
Venue: All Seasons Function Centre, Cnr Tor and North Street, Toowoomba
Cost: Gold coin donation

Guest speaker Anna Moore, Autism Coach with Education Queensland carer Conversation Panel.  Display tables from local organisations.  Includes morning tea. 
Numbers: 200 people
RSVP: Wednesday 12 October to the Toowoomba Office on 07 4635 8379


Date: Tuesday 18 October
Event: Carer-Friendly Business Awards Presentation
Time: 1.30pm – 2.30pm
Venue: All Seasons Function Centre, Cnr Tor and North Street, Toowoomba
Cost: Free

Presentation of awards to winners of the Carer-Friendly Business Awards.  Includes afternoon tea.
Numbers: 200 people
RSVP: Friday 14 October to the Toowoomba Office on 07 4635 8379


Date: Wednesday 19 October
Event: Warwick Event (to be confirmed)
Time: 11.00am – 1.00pm
Venue: Glengallan Homestead, Warwick
Cost: $10.00 per person

Includes lunch and a tour of the Homestead
Numbers: 50 people
RSVP: Friday 14 October to the Toowoomba Office on 07 4635 8379