socialplan sFraser Coast Community Social Plan

The Hervey Bay Neighbourhood Centre is developing a Social Plan for the Fraser Coast area. With the support of the Council we are visiting as many places and listening to as many residents as possible.  Read our social plan here.



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2018  Regular Events

 Full list of 2018 Regular Activities    |    Culture Caf     |    Hot Showers for those in need: Tues and Wed 10am to 12 noon    |    Urangan Community Centre Events

We try to provide the most updated information but because of public holidays or activity cancellations, we suggest, if you are not a regular visitor, you can contact the Centre on 4194 3000 to check if a program is running on that day.




The Kind Neighbour Award: Nomination form

The kind neighbour program seeks to recognise members of your neighbourhood who are kind, friendly and/or helpful and make a positive difference to our community. If you would like to have your kind neighbour recognised please send in this nomination form to the Hervey Bay Neighbourhood Centre or email it to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. All nominees will be sent a thank-you card in recognition of their positive contribution.




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Bookings essential!  Phone: 07 4194 3000. Children under 15 years MUST be accompanied by an adult

Monday 17th December:

Play With Your Kids Playgroup - Christmas Kindermusik & Christmas Cookie Decorating
Time: 9:30am-11:30am
Cost: FREE

Christmas Lights Tour - Pick up from home available!
Time: 6pm-8pm
Cost: FREE

Tuesday 18th December

Christmas Movie Marathon - back to back Kids Christmas Movies - Popcorn & drinks available for purchase for $1.00
Movie 1: The Search for Santa Paws - 4-6pm
Movie 2:  Elf - 6-8pm
Time: 4pm - 8pm
Cost: FREE

Get your Christmas pressies wrapped - Gift wrapping available (Come get your wrapping done while the kids are at the movies)
Self-serve wrapping stations or get assistance from our friendly staff and volunteers
Time: 4pm - 8pm
Cost: FREE

Wednesday 19th December

Christmas Crafts - Personalized Christmas Stockings, Christmas Card Making, Snow Globes
Time: 9:30am-11:30am
Cost: FREE

Comfort Kitchen
Free dinner for those doing it tough
Time: 4:30-6:30pm
Cost: FREE

Thursday 20th December - Activities

  • Santa Photo Booth. Photos with Santa in our themed photo booth (bring your own camera/phone)
  • Christmas Face Painting
  • Christmas Crafts
  • Make your own Xmas Paper
  • Paint a Xmas Figurine

Time: 10am-1pm
Cost: FREE

Friday 21st December

  • Christmas Splash & Dash
  • Water Slide & Dump Bucket
  • Slip n Slide
  • Bubbles

Time: 10am-1pm
Cost: FREE










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Reading Guides

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© Natalie Robinson 2003, produced in conjunction with South West Child, Adolescent & Family Services
Adapted by Lutheran community Care
Intercept Youth and Family Services (Reconnect program) 2015
HBNC acknowledge that the Help booklet is an adaptation from CAFS booklet written by Natalie Robinson

Need More Help?

If our services do not meet your needs click here to find other support services:

oneplace:   oneplace Community Services Directory is an easily accessible directory of community services to help Queensland families to get to the right service at the right time.

The Little Lime Pocket Book:  A great guide to welfare and support services on the Fraser Coast.

mycommunitydirectory: The directory provides up-to-date information for community organisations who provide services in the Fraser Coast area.

Just In Case - Fraser Coast Homelessness Alliance - contact and help card.