UP AND OVER: World Under-9 waterski champion Mackenzie McCarthy, of the Gold Coast, performs at the Woodburn Riverside Festival on Saturday.
UP AND OVER: World Under-9 waterski champion Mackenzie McCarthy, of the Gold Coast, performs at the Woodburn Riverside Festival on Saturday. Samantha Elley

What's on at the Riverside Festival

Saturday, October 10

In the Riverside Park and on the Richmond River at Woodburn

9am Markets start. Water-skiing

9.45 Pre-school performing

10 Official Opening

Judging of Fancy Dress Parade

10.30 Council Challenge Race

11 Outrigger canoes

12pm School performances

St Joseph's, Broadwater PS

1 Biathlon

2 Cheer-leading, karate, hip-hop performances

3 Raft / Inflatable race

3.45 Tug-of-war

4 Children's races

5.30 Band starts

6.30 Raffle drawn

8 Fireworks

9 Finish

All day:

Markets Amusement rides Children's activities 88.9 FM Radio on site

CWA morning & afternoon teas Barbecue Local schools art / literary exhibition

Historical exhibition (theme - Bees, an important local industry)



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