Our Community Groups

Our regional community is committed to arts and cultural activities with hundreds of volunteers and many active community organisations contributing to our creative economy and lifestyle.

If you have a community group you would like to add or update to this list, please email us with your details.

Community Arts and Theatre Groups

Australian Country Music Association Inc.

Australian Country Music Association is a not for profit organisation dedicated to the promotion and the preservation of  country music within the commonwealth of Australia & New Zealand. President Trevor Ree

Bottle Brush Craft Gallery

Bottle Brush Craft Gallery promotes the work of local artists and craftspeople through their craft gallery. Membership is open to all, and weekly workshops are held covering many craft subjects.

Brooweena and District Craft Group

Beading, bears, crocheting, knitting and lots more. Every 2nd Tuesday at the Brooweena Historical Museum 9.00am - 12.00pm

Craft Classes

Hervey Bay Gospel Chapel 46 Hunter St  Pialba  Tuesday: 9am - 11.45am (except school holidays) Extra craft times: last Tuesday of month until 2pm. BYO lunch.Can BYO craft and enjoy friendship and crafting together. Join classes for Applique', Fur bears, Oil painting, Embroidery, Paper tole, Cards, Hardanger, Patchword & quilting, Knitted beading, Scrap booking, Mosaics, Bead Jewellery and Folk Art. COST: $4 donation inc. morning tea -  Contact: 4124 2558 or 4128 2807

Drums of Egypt & Flaming Sands Dance

Flaming Sands dance group offer Middle Eastern Belly Dancing Dance Group & Drums of Egypt percussion classes. Both classes for both groups are held at Point Vernon, Hervey Bay.  We cater for the Novice and Advanced students.

Fraser Coast Kreative Koncepts

Fraser Coast Kreative Koncepts offer art & crft classes. There are classes on everyday in painting, cardmaking and scrapbooking and these are run in a light and airy room attached to the shop with a friendly atmosphere where all are welcome, beginners and the more advanced, have a cuppa, a chat and a laugh with like minded people and definitely no pressure nor hurry. Please pop in and say hi, both Annette and Hetty would love to meet you.

Hervey Bay Art Society Inc.

The Hervey Bay Art Society was established in 1971.

Hervey Bay RSL Pipe Band

Established in 1999 through the efforts of the Hervey Bay RSL Sub Branch and a group of dedicated residents, the Hervey Bay RSL Pipe Band wears the Black Stewart Tartan and draws its members from Hervey Bay, Maryborough and surrounding districts. All welcome who would like to play.

Hervey Bay Seabelle Singers

Hervey Bay Seabelle Singers are a show chorus of women singers who perform exciting musical arrangements in close four-part harmony, without musical backing.  The Seabelle Singers entertain throughout the community and our regular performances include Hervey Bay Whale Festival, Australia Day Ceremonies, Civic Events, themed community festivals, charity concerts and Christmas Functions.

Hervey Bay Dance Club Inc.

Hervey Bay Dance Club offer seqence dancing and dance classes, they have functioned since the 1980's with the promotion of social sequence dancing. For venues please phone or checkout  the website.