2017 Jacaranda Festival Program

FRIDAY 27-10-2017

Time

Program

5:00pm- 7:00pm

School Choirs

Main Stage

The children of the Goodna area will raise their voices and delight the ears as they showcase their talent developed over the year.

5:00pm – 5:50pm

Dance Show & Workshop

Kid’s Corner

6:00pm – 6:50pm

Tumbling Show & Workshop

Kid’s Corner

7:00pm – 7:30pm

Opening Ceremony

Main Stage

This year the Goodna Jacaranda Festival will be opened by performances by Jordan Malone, Camira Dance Academy, and Bremer State High.

Be Razzle-Dazzled as we kick off the celebrations of the Goodna Community

Jordan Malone

Jordan fell in love with dance at the age of four, and soon after commenced training in dancing singing and acting.  Following high school in 2014, she spent a year in Classical Voice at the Queensland Conservatorium.  In 2015, Jordan was accepted into the Bachelor of Musical Theatre QCGU, and there developed her skills and love for theatre.  A devoted hard-working and versatile performer, Jordan Portrayed Charity in Sweet Charity and this year acted as Dance Captain for the Conservatorium’s production of West Side Story, working alongside Chris Horsey.  She was recently a featured soloist at the Queensland Pops Orchestra’s Broadway and Beyond concert featuring Teddy Tahu Rhodes. Jordan regards herself as a highly skilled actor and dancer.

Jordan Malone Goodna Jacaranda Festival performer

7:00pm – 7:30pm

Circus Show

Kid’s Corner

7:30pm – 8:15pm

Ashley Denning

Main Stage

Ashleigh’s passion for singing, acting and dancing was evident long before she knew there was an art form which combined these skills. She has performed extensively as a young artist throughout Australia and overseas for corporate events, fundraisers and weddings from audiences of twenty to two thousand. Having graduated with a bachelor of Musical Theatre from the Queensland Conservatorium last year, Ashleigh has returned to the Con, been accepted into and is completing a Master of Music Studies in Vocal Pedagogy. Among other roles, she has featured as Mimi in Rent (2015) and Rose in the Secret Garden (2016). Between singing teaching, post-graduate studies and auditions, Ashleigh continues to perform for corporate and private events locally and interstate. Her greatest aspiration is that she might continue to develop and see people blessed by the gift that God has placed on her life.

8:00pm

Fireworks

On the Field

Fireworks on the Feild

8:15pm – 9:15pm

The Tony Q Band

Main Stage

The Tony Q Band is a distinctive sound like no other, with their roots grown from country rock, blue grass and some good old fashioned chicken pickin’. The band came together at the beginning of 2016 when lead singer Tony, a soldier in the Australian Army, had returned from active service in the Middle East. Although new, each member of the band have at least 15 years experience behind them; performing on stages from The Gympie Music Muster and all the way to the sands of Afghanistan.

Since they formed, the band have made a massive impact on the South East Queensland country music scene and have developed a very strong following nationwide. Their debut album, “Road to Nowhere” was released in early 2017 and peaked behind Keith Urban on the iTunes Country Album charts at #2.

The Tony Q Band don’t just perform, they put on an energetic show that will have you dancing and singing all night long.

9:15pm – 10:15pm

Dangerpenny

Main Stage

Dangerpenny are a Brisbane based progressive-alternative rock band. Rampant with blistering live energy the band vocalises free speech, rebellion, passion, rage and individuality through music.

2017 has been a large start for the relentless quartet, supporting the likes of The Gooch Palms, Psychedelic Porn Crumpets and many more to come. With the release of their imminent sing-along ‘Happy Place’ out in the first month of spring, they show no lack in creativity and expression as they pump out the bangers left turn after left turn.

dangerpenny.bandcamp.com

10:15pm

Party Under the Stars

Main Stage

Party Under the Stars

All Night

Animal Petting Farm

On the Field

Pony Rides

On the Field

Show Bags

On the Field

Splatt Attack

On the Field

SATURDAY 28-10-2017

Time

Program

8:00am – 12:00pm

School Band Competition

Main Stage

Come listen as the school bands perform, battling it out to see which band will reign supreme in the Goodna region

10:00am – 10:50am

Dance Show & Workshop

Kid’s Corner

11:00am – 11:50am

Tumbling Show & Workshop

Kid’s Corner

12:00pm – 12:30pm

School Band Competition Judging

Main Stage

12:00pm – 1:30pm

Jumping Jack Show

Kid’s Corner

12:30pm – 6:30pm

Quest for Talent Finals

Main Stage

Quest for Talent Finals

1:30pm – 2:30pm

Circus Show & Workshop

Kid’s Corner

4:00pm – 4:50pm

Circus Show & Workshop

Kid’s Corner

5:00pm – 5:50pm

Dance Show & Workshop

Kid’s Corner

6:00pm – 6:50pm

Tumbling Show & Workshop

Kid’s Corner

6:30pm – 7:00pm

Chandler Jay Singer/Pianist

Main Stage

Chandler Jay is a 13 year old Brisbane based Singer | Pianist. Chandler has had a passion for music ever since he was 4 years old and he has now established himself as a fine young talent who hopes to make a career out of music. Chandler has been performing at various venues and festivals around Brisbane and he has gained a loyal following over the past few years which continues to grow. When Chandler takes to the stage, he brings an enthusiasm and professionalism that belies his age. With over 3 hours of songs and a repertoire that covers various styles of music, Chandler can entertain audiences of all ages. Chandler has a big future ahead and he can’t wait to see what that future holds.

7:00pm – 7:30pm

Halloween Finals

Main Stage

Bremmer High Zombie Dance

7:00pm – 7:30pm

Jumping Jack Show

Kid’s Corner

7:30pm – 8:30pm

Fortunate Sons

Main Stage

The Fortunate Sons are a Creedence Clearwater Revival tribute band
formed to bring the ultimate CCR experience to the stage. They deliver the greatest hits that keep fans dancing all night.

Delivering a show like no other and touring with concert style production, attention is given not only to the sound of the show, but also the look.

While the shows are all rock n’ roll, Fortunate Sons pride themselves on being family friendly and aim to leave everyone feeling like they have been thoroughly entertained.

8:30pm

Fireworks

On the Field

Fireworks on the Feild

8:45pm – 9:45pm

Limousine Show Band

Main Stage

“Highly entertaining + very professional”
“Thoroughly enjoyable and incredible musicianship”

Playing at all types of events – Weddings, Parties, Corporate, Private – with a huge selection
of music Limousine Show Band cater for all tastes and they do so successfully.
Limousine Show Band is a four-piece band covering a huge range of music from
the Rock n Roll era through the 60s, the 70s, the 80s, the 90s right up to the current hits.

They are renowned for presenting the greatest hits
in their fabulous Limousine Show Band way.

So after the fireworks, finish the night off with fantastic live music and
enjoy the great songs presented by the always-entertaining Limousine Show Band.

The party starts here, make sure you’re there!

9:45pm

Party Under the Stars

Main Stage

Party Under the Stars

All Day

Animal Petting Farm

On the Field

Pony Rides

On the Field

Show Bags

On the Field

Splatt Attack

On the Field

11:00am – 2:00pm

Stilt Walkers

SUNDAY 29-10-2017

Time

Program

9:00am – 10:00am

IPSWICH RSL BAND

Main Stage

Ipswich RSL Youth and Community Band is a community based band, sponsored by the Ipswich RSL Sub Branch. Established in 2005, the band performs at community events throughout the Ipswich and wider community.

We are always looking for new members and new experiences, with our members ranging from 15 years and up. We have 2 bands, a Concert Band with approximately 25 members and a Stage Band with approximately 20 members, all of which play in the Concert Band.

For more info on joining the band or if you would like us to play at your event, please visit our web site at

www.ipswichrslyouthandcommunityband.com.au

10:00am – 10:30am

Alchemy Choir

Main Stage

The Alchemy Street Choir, originally established by Council in the spirit of the “Choir of Hard Knocks” is an inclusive community music group that provides participants with a means of enjoyment, self-expression, comradeship and community engagement through song. Membership comprises people of all ages and backgrounds who commonly share the love of music and opportunity to meet new people and make new friends. Their mission is to provide a platform for enjoyment, self-expression, comradeship and community engagement through music and song. Their vision is to promote social inclusion for people from all walks of life; to join, make friends and feel included.

Venue – Ground floor Auditorium, Humanities Centre, 56 South Street Ipswich.
Rehearsals – Wednesdays from 5.30 pm to 6.30 pm followed by refreshments
Cost – Free

10:00am – 10:50am

Dance Show & Workshop

Kid’s Corner

10:30am – 11:00am

Rosanna’s Dance Academy

Main Stage

Affordable classes/packages available

Ages 1.5yrs – Mature

We offer Jazz, Tap, Ballet, Funk, Acro, Hip Hop and Contemporary

C.S.T.D Syllabus

Enrol now for 2018

rosannas.dance.academy@hotmail.com

11:00am – 11:30am

Camira Music Academy

Main Stage

Camira Music Academy has been operating since the late 1970″s and has since expanded to this day.

The Academy is currently owned by Harold & Tammarie Fisher who took over from the Wisniewski family in 2016.

Camira Music Academy is located in the heart of Camira, known for the Piano fence along Old Logan Road, Camira.

The school offers Piano, Guitar, Singing, Drums and Violin lessons to individuals of all ages. We also cater to those who wish to pursue AMEB exams.

Camira Music Academy we strive to bring the best out in our students and although its important to practice we believe Music is to be enjoyed and shared with others.

11:00am – 11:50am

Tumbling Show & Workshop

Kid’s Corner

11:30am – 12:00pm

The Hamzes

Main Stage

The Hamzes are an acoustic family band made up of siblings Ricardo aged 16, Amira aged 14 and Sarah aged 10. They love singing all your favourite pop, rock, folk and country hits! The Hamzes have spent the last year performing all over Queensland at various festivals and are so excited to be back at the beautiful Goodna Jacaranda Festival for 2017.

12:00pm – 12:30pm

Morton Dance Academy

Main Stage

The Morton Academy is an innovative an fast growing dance school inspiring, motivating and educating young children, teenagers and adults in the Greater Springfield Community. Our vision to be to share in the journey of a little Ballerina exploring their sense of imagination, teaching them the very basics of dance and experiencing the joy of creative movement, from their first steps into the classroom to performing on stage. Classes are offered to children as young as 2 years old. It is the Morton Academy difference with this sense of belonging, encouragement, and the ability to equip our students with the lifelong lessons and skills that sets us ahead and above our competitors as a trend setter not only in the Dance industry but an inspirational leader at the forefront of building the lives of those who will be the future of Greater Springfield.

12:00pm- 12:20pm

Jumping Jack Show

Kid’s Corner

12:20pm – 12:50pm

Circus Show

Kid’s Corner

12:30pm – 1:30pm

Ipswich Model Band

Main Stage

Established in 1906, the Ipswich Model Band has been performing for the Ipswich Community and around South East Queensland for over 100 years.

We always welcome new members of all ages and abilities. We rehearse Wednesday evenings from 7pm at 64 Blackall Street Basin Pocket. For more information about us look for our Facebook page or call 0490047786.

1:00pm – 1:30pm

Circus Workshop

Kid’s Corner

1:30pm – 2:30pm

Country Music Asscoiation

Main Stage

The Club was formed in 1966 as the Australian Country & Western Club and became the West Moreton Country Music Club in 1971.
In 1975 and 1978 the Club produced two vinyl albums featuring members of the club at that time.
The club 25th Anniversary was celebrated with the release of a Club Cassette in 1991.
A CD to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the club was released in 2006. This recording was all original material recorded by club members at that time.
All through the history of the club the members have donated their services to assist needy organisations and provide regular, affordable entertainment to the citizens of the greater Ipswich area.
The WMCMA as it is commonly known has the promotion of Country Music in all of its forms as its primary objective and to provide a medium for performers of the music to get on stage and fulfil a dream. The mentorship by the more experienced members provides guidance in the achievement of that goal.
The club presently performs at the Ipswich Showgrounds in the Greyhounds Pavilion on the third Friday night of the month. Rehearsals are held on the previous Sunday. Most months there is a high quality guest artist performing as part of the four hour show.
Membership of the club comprises musicians, vocalists, committee and non-performing members. The club is always open to new member who want to perform just be a part of the Country Music scene.
This year we are celebrating the 50th year of the Clubs existence.

West Moreton Country Music Assoc.

2:30pm – 2:50pm

Bremmer State High

Main Stage

The Bremer State High School Dance Team began in 2008. The team performs at several events a year, some of which have included the Global Fiesta, the Orion Shopping Centre and USQ Open Day. The team enters in local competitions and is a regular feature at in-school performances

2:50pm – 3:30pm

Country Music Asscoiation

Main Stage

West Moreton Country Music Assoc.

8:00am-1:00pm

Car Show and Shine

On Field

Open to vehicles of all makes and models.

Car Show and Shine

All Day

Animal Petting Farm

On the Field

Pony Rides

On the Field

Show Bags

On the Field

Splatt Attack

On the Field

11:00am – 2:00pm

Stilt Walkers

On the Field