Seniors Week 2018 – Day 5 Activities – Thursday 14th November

The Seniors in our community are celebrated through out the week of Sunday 11th November to Saturday 17th November 2018.   The Shire of Donnybrook Balingup has many community groups, sporting groups and services for Seniors to enjoy and utilise.


  • Donnybrook Recreation Centre: Gymstick Fitness Session. Come’n  Try  9am to 10am
  • Donnybrook CRC: IT Device Management – 30 minutes sessions through out the day, contact 9731 2177 to book your appointment
  • Donnybrook Library: Story time with Grandparents – 10.15am to 11.30am
  • Donnybrook Recreation Centre: Body Basics Fitness Session. Come’n Try 10.30am to 11.30am
  • Donnybrook Library: IT for Seniors – E Smart and Library Apps. 1.00pm to 3.00pm
  • FREE use of the Donnybrook Recreation Centre Pool for Swimming all day.

Come and try all that is on offer in our great Shire.  For further enquires or bookings please contact the host of the event or the Shire on 9731 2000.

Enjoy our many local Markets

For handmade, lovingly crafted, locally grown and produced and everything in between, come along and enjoy one of the many markets that are on offer through out  our Shire.

The Station Markets – Donnybrook
The third Saturday of each month – Ayres Gardens – 9am to 1pm
Contact the Donnybrook Visitors Centre for further information on 9731 1720 or at

Donnybrook Christmas Markets – Donnybrook
Friday 7th December 2018 – 3.30pm to 8pm
A market night spanning the length of the main street.  Stalls will line each side of the main street starting around the Bendigo Bank and heading down to the butchers on one side and on the other from the car park next to Donnybooks to Ayres Gardens.
Contact the Donnybrook Visitors Centre for further information on 9731 1720 or at

Balingup Night Markets – Balingup
Each Friday evening from the 2nd November 2018 to 21st December 201, 5pm to 8pm.
6 to 10 stalls of local produce, products and services, The stall holders change each week to allow the markets to showcase more of the local talent and goods with live acoustic music for entertainment.  The markets are located at the Peace Pergola and local shops and cafes are open. Contact  for further information.

Donnybrook Food and Wine Festival 2018

Relax on the banks of  the beautiful Preston River foreshore. Sample some of the Geographe regions award winning wines and gourmet food. Enjoy a variety of entertainment including chef cooking demonstrations, live music, and fun activities for the kids.

Plus, you can indulge in a range of local products from the wide range of specialty stalls on offer.

10am – 5pm
Saturday 24th November 2018
​Donnybrook Amphitheatre, South Western Hwy, Donnybrook WA

Entry is FREE!

For more information –

2018 Lions Christmas Carols

The Lions Club of Donnybrook brings you a wonderful night under the stars with a Free Family Concert featuring some fantastic Local Artists.  Join us at the Donnybrook Amphitheatre.

Starting at 6pm with special guest Santa arriving at 7.15pm.

There will be food stalls, kids activities and more, bring a picnic blanket and your best caroling voice. 

Golden Valley Tree Park Spring Picnic – 20th October 2018

Golden Valley Tree Park Annual Spring Picnic
Saturday 20th October, 2018
2pm – 10pm
World Collection Gazebo

Join the Mad Hatter under the old oak trees!
Bring a plate to share for the long table afternoon tea!

2.30pm – 7pm – Music by Cedar Lane, Simone Sanzone & Erica Jones
2pm – 5pm – Activities including Kids Games, Maypole, Tug-o-War, Belly Dancers, Drummers & Face Painting.
3pm – 4pm – Shared afternoon tea – Bring a plate to share!
Bon Fire – 6pm – 10pm

Gold Coin Donation to the Golden Valley Tree Park