The news of gold always travelled quickly around the world. The lure of untold riches brought men and women from all corners of the earth to try their luck at finding a fortune. Join Di on a journey back to the early days on the goldfield in Gympie Cemetery and hear the stories of Chinese miners, merchants and market gardeners who brought their skills and their cultural practices to Gympie in its infancy.
When: Saturday twilight 27 March 2021
Time: 4.30pm start
Cost: $10 per person, children under 16 free
Where: Gympie Cemetery – Corella Rd
Bring: Comfy shoes, bug spray, a torch, a chair if you want
Bookings essential – phone Di Woodstock on 0419 224 628 for offline bookings and pay on the day.
This is an outdoor event. A COVID safe checklist will be enacted for this event. Social distancing and hand sanitation protocols must be adhered to during this event. Contact details for all participants will be collected and kept confidential as a requirement of the COVID safe plan. If you are feeling unwell or have symptoms of flu on the day then please stay home.