Events

Club Evans

19 September-10 October
FREE bouncing castle ALL school holidays 5pm-9pm daily in the Starroom Auditorium.
Foodism Eats and Beats Riverside Party, Saturday 28 September, FREE bouncing castle, candy floss, clown faces and shaved ice.
Musical bingo and prick a balloon family fun, Thursday 3 October from 6pm.
FREE Transformers show, Friday 4 October in the Starroom Auditorium.
For more information on these events click here.

Evans Head Riverside Market

Saturday 28 September, 7.30am-2.30pm
Come along for a great morning out at the Evans Head Riverside Market.
Club Evans RSL carpark.

Northern Rivers Dirty Wheels school holiday mountain biking fun!

Sunday 29 September
What: The Northern Rivers Dirty Wheels are hosting a social introduction to mountain biking ride, sausage sizzle and age division cross country races on a beautiful 6 km loop of New Italy single track. We’ll have giveaways, displays and demo bikes from our local bike shops. Maybe a few surprises too!
When: Sunday, September 29, 2019 10am – 2pm, social ride starts at 10 am, Racing from 12 noon
Where: New Italy Mountain Bike Forest the southern end of Forest Rd, New Italy NSW 2472
Who: Everyone The trails are beginner friendly
ost: Both rides are free, donations happily accepted.
For more information and bookings click here.

Casino Library

Monday 30 September – Friday 10 October
Casino Library have a range of fun school holiday activities planned throughout the two weeks.
Please note that some activities require bookings for the full program click here
To book please click here.

Casino Indoor Sports Stadium

Monday 30 September – Friday 10 October
Casino Indoor Sports Stadium has put together a great calendar of events for the school holidays.
For a full calendar of events and bookings click here.

Odyssey Tennis Academy

Monday 30 September – Friday 4 October, 9am-3pm, Multi sports school holiday clinic at the Casino Tennis Club features games, indoor activities, arts and crafts, prizes and a water fight. Cost $30/day or $130 for the week. Bookings are essential please call Jake 0435299198

Casino Drill Hall Precinct Opening

Thursday 3 October 3.30pm-5.30pm, Free family event featuring live music, food and kids activities.

Evans Head Malibu Classic

Friday 4 – Monday 7 October, Celebrate the start of summer at the 29th Malibu Classic featuring 120 longboarders from across Australia. Be entertained by live music and BBQ’s each day. For more information click here.

Aranyani Bison Adventure Park 2 for 1 day

Saturday 5 October, visit the Bison’s and have a day out exploring the activities at Aranyai Adventure Park on a 2 for the price 1 deal.

Casino Minature Railway 26th Birthday

Sunday 6 October, 10am-8pm, Take a ride on one of the visiting trains and then enjoy some of the kids activities including a jumping castle.

2019 Casino Show

Friday 11 – Saturday 12 October, Come along to the 12th annual Casino Show. There is heaps of entertainment for the whole familu including cattle, horses, amusement rides, dog trials and much more. Cost: Kids FREE, adults $10. For more information click here.

Woodburn Riverside Festival

Saturday 12 October, 9am-9pm
A full day of entertainment and activity for all ages in the Riverside Park at Woodburn and on the adjacent Richmond River. Markets, petting zoo, reptile show, face painting , amusement rides, performances, live band ‘DDT’ in the evening, fireworks …and more.
Raft race
Build a raft, or use any sort of inflatable (e.g. pool toy), as long as it is not a boat and not motor-powered.
Prizes sponsored by Sunshine Sugar – Groups:  1st – $200, 2nd – $100, 3rd –  $50.
Individuals:  1st $100, 2nd – $50.  Best raft – $50, best inflatable – $50.
Biathlon
Swim across the river, run back across the bridge. Two age groups – under 16, 16 and over. Prizes sponsored by Sunshine Sugar for each age group:  1st – $150, 2nd – $100, 3rd – $50.
Organised by Woodburn Event Team.

Casino Golf Club Markets

Sunday 13 October, 8am-1pm, Find the best local craft and homemade goods at the Casino Golf Club Markets.

Things to do

Aranyani Bison Adventure Tourist Park

Come for a day visit to Myrtle Creek and see the beautiful animals at Aranyani Bison Adventure Tourist Park. Camp or glamp it up in your very own tipi. Whether you’re looking for a day activity or something to enjoy for the night there is plenty to do including: miniature golf, farm tours, biking, fishing, swimming, canoeing and frisbee. For more information and bookings please click here.

Main Beach Evans Head

Cool off throughout the school holidays at Main Beach in Evans Head. This beach will be patrolled throughout the day during the school holidays by Evans Head Surf Life Saving Club.

Pelican Feeding

Pelican feeding is a great entertaining and educational activity in the Richmond Valley. Organised by the Evans Head Fisherman Co-Op this activity is free however please contact the Co-Op to organise your booking. For more information please click here.

Casino Miniature Railway and Railway Museum

Take a trip on a miniature steam or diesel locomotive, skirting the golf course, winding through Geneebeinga Wetlands. Open Sundays 10am-4pm and on public holiday weekends, cost $5pp. For more information click here.

Northern Rivers Military Museum Children will love learning about Australia’s military history in our very own Drill Hall. Entry is $2 per person and the Museum is open Tuesdays and Thursdays 9am-3pm. For more information click here.

Casino Historical Society Museum

Learn about the history of Casino area and surrounds at the Casino Historical Society Museum. Kids will love seeing how early settlers to the district lived their lives before modern technologies.
Open 10am – 2pm Sunday, Monday, Wednesday and Friday.
Cost Adults $5, Children FREE
For more information click here.

Evans Head Heritage Aviation Museum

Kids adults will love exploring the Evans Head Aviation Museum. Get up close to a real RAAF F-111 Bomber and a Caribou Transport aircraft.
Open 9.00am – 2.00pm Tuesdays and 10.00am – 2.00pm Saturday and Sunday.
Cost $7.50 for adults or $20 for a family with accompanying children. Parents or grandparents are included as a family.
For more information click here.

Whale Watching

See some of the 20 000 humpback whales currently on their great migration back south with their calves. There are some great lookouts throughout the Richmond Valley. Learn more about whale watching in the Richmond Valley here.

Dirawong Reserve Walking Tracks

Get outdoors and experience this magical place of natural beauty. Follow the designated walking tracks and discover the natural beauty of the Dirawong Reserve.  For the guide please click here.

Evans Head Surf Shack

Kayak, surf and stand up paddle board along the beautiful Evans Head River and beaches. This is a perfect active day out for the whole family and a lot of fun! For information and bookings click here.