Ten things to do and see in Kiama this weekend

LONG GONE: Demolition of the Antrim Theatre was published in the Kiama Independent on December 21, 1971 and will feature in an exhibition prompted by the changing character and rapid development in Kiama.
LONG GONE: Demolition of the Antrim Theatre was published in the Kiama Independent on December 21, 1971 and will feature in an exhibition prompted by the changing character and rapid development in Kiama.

The Woolworths Surfer Groms Comps presented by Wahu 

Over 100 competitors are expected to compete in the two-day event, which will see some of the nation's most promising young surfers competing for a range of prizes, both in and out of the water.

The main base for event two of the event Woolworths Surfer Groms Comps presented by Wahu is Bombo with backup locations of Kiama Surf Beach, Jones Beach and Werri Beach.

Lost and Found Treasures of Kiama 

Kiama’s long-vanished Antrim Theatre, Kiama School of Arts and The Brighton Hotel will be featured in an upcoming exhibition at the Old Kiama Fire Station in October.

A Closer Look: Lost and Found Treasures of Kiama’ also features some of Kiama’s most recognisable houses.

Researcher and photographer Miggs Bodie has used a variety of resources and spoken to long-time residents to piece together information on many Kiama homes.

Open Saturday and Sunday.

From death sentence to Kiama mayor

The story of a farm labourer sentenced to death at age 19 who became a long-serving Kiama mayor, an entrepreneur who pioneered much of Kiama’s commerce and industry and who twice personally bankrolled a broke Kiama Council, is to be told in Kiama for the first time by his great grandson.

Joseph Pike’s great grandson, Geoff Pike, is coming from Perth to address the Kiama and District Historical Society in Kiama’s Family History Centre at 2.30pm on Saturday, October 21.

Gerringong Village Market

Markets showcasing locally produced art, craft, food and entertainment.

This is a Gerringong Sunrise Rotary Fundraising Event for local and international projects.

Saturday 21 – all day event.

Wedding Open Day

Meet The Sebel Harbouside Kiama's experienced team at their Wedding Open Day and view a variety of rooms they will be showcasing for your perfect wedding. They will also have some great suppliers on site who can help make your dream day come true!

Sebel Harbourside on Saturday 21, from 10am to 2pm.

Oktoberfest at Kiama Golf Club

Kiama Golf Club is celebrating Oktoberfest every Saturday night in October.

Come along and celebrate with German Food and German Beer.

Music at Kiama Leagues Club

Live entertainment on Saturday night from 8pm  – this week A boy named Cash – Monty Cotton will take to the stage.

Sunday session at Jamberoo Pub

Live entertainment from 1-4pm – this Sunday you will see Emma Jene take to the stage.

Tunes at the Sebel

Drop into the Blue Diamond Bar and Bistro for live entertainment on Sunday afternoon from 2pm to see Leo perform. 

Steel City Strings - Music Through the Ages

The Steel City Strings will showcase changes in music across centuries featuring Locatelli, Mozart, Neilson, Debussy and contemporary local composer Andrew Ford.

Conductor Luke Spicer and Harpist Paulina Smirnov.

Sunday 22 from 2pm at Kiama Pavilion.

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