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Junction Park State School 2018

Sunday, May 6 from 9.30am to 3pm - Waldheim St, Annerley

The famous Junction Park State School fete is back again this year bringing you more fanfare than ever before. We invite the whole community to join us for a fabulous day of family fun to delight the young and the young at heart.

The legendary Fete Stalls & Activities will be bigger and better than ever, including all of your favourites such as Vintage Clothing, Trash 'N Treasure, Second-hand Books, Plants, Showbags, Sideshow Alley, Crafts, Jams, Raffles and much more.

There's Food and Drink stalls galore, with classic Aussie Hamburgers, Sausage Sizzle, Hot Chips, Cakes, and delightful Sweets. You can't miss our wonderful Devonshire Tea Stall, which features mouth-watering homemade scones and slices.

On the main stage area, non-stop performances and entertainment will be scheduled throughout the day, including school-based Choirs, Dancing & Bands. There's Fairground rides for all ages, along with all the best games in Sideshow Alley.

The Fete will be held on the Junction Park Lake State School grounds - Waldheim St, Annerley in the southern suburbs of Brisbane. We'd love to see you there!

Stalls, Entertainment and Activities

There's a full program of fabulous entertainment planned for the fete! Come and see our impressive School Dance Groups, Bands and Choirs perform, along with community dance performances, activities and displays.

There's so much on offer at our wonderful stalls, you may need an extra pair of hands to carry home the bargains! Vintage Clothing will have a huge range of womens, mens and and childrens clothing in all styles and at unbelievable prices. Bookworms rejoice! The ever-popular Book Stall is crammed with great bargains, offering quality reading for all ages. Pick up a classic or a recent best seller!

The Trash and Treasure Stall is a bargain-hunter's dream come true. Be early to catch some of the truly unique items on offer!

Our Craft stall will be packed with beautiful and creative items, handmade by the talented families of the school with heart. Come along and find that special gift for yourself or something unique for the kids.

Join us on fete day to bid for one or more of the fantastic Silent auction items, all kindly donated by the Junction Park State School families and local community.

Our Plant Stall has a huge selection of home-grown plants including herbs, vegetables and potted colour - all at fabulous prices! Make room in the pantry for our delightful assortment of Preserves and Pickles including all of your favourites such as Strawberry and Apricot Jam, Pickles, Relishes, Chutneys and more!

We have the best Show Bag Stall this side of the EKKA, with the latest and greatest Showbags for boys and girls. Our Grade 6's are at it again, dreaming up some Fun Games that will test your skill and ability. So step right up, there are fabulous prizes to be won!

Food and Drinks

Feeling peckish? We have mouth-watering hot food, cakes and sweets galore! The ever-popular Hot Chips are everyone's favourite fete fare, and a great side dish with a Burger. Our Aussie BBQ features sensational sizzling Sausages along with legendary juicy Hamburgers.

Enjoy tender Roast and Gravy Rolls like you have never tasted before. The incredible aroma is simply irresistible! Our tuckshop team will be serving the kids their favourite tuckshop meal - Sushi!! All fresh and hand made on fete day!

Our expert team of skilled baristas will serve your coffee just the way you like it - hot and ever so smooth! After a busy morning of bargain-hunting, relax in comfort at the outdoor tables of the "Old School" Devonshire Tea stall, and sample our range of scones, cakes and slices.

Our Sweets Stall will be offering the sweetest of treats! Caramel fudge, toffies, chocolate fudge, rocky road, coconut ice and more - who can resist these mouth-watering delights! Fresh is best at the Cake Stall, where you will find a range of delightful homemade goodies to tempt the tastebuds.

Cool off with icy bottles of water, cold cans of soft drink or Snow Cones, while enjoying traditional carnival treats like mouth-watering Fairy Floss and Popcorn.

Amusement Rides

All the Fun of the Fair! The carnival rides and amusements will be back again this year. Old favourites will combine with new ones to create a fun, family-friendly environment that will provide hours of entertainment for all ages. So get ready to shout, cheer and scream your head off with all of the heart stopping action down in sideshow alley.

Those with a need for speed are sure to get their adrenalin fix on the awesome Round Up. For an electrifying experience you will never forget, check out the Storm!

Mum and dad can ride with their children on the family-friendly Super Slide and Mini Rocking Tug. Feel the power of the tower on the Bat Drop. Join the adorable Elephants, Crocodiles and Monkeys on the ever popular Lion Safari Big Bouncer. The littlies will love cuddling their furry friends in the Petting Zoo.

To ensure a safe and enjoyable experience at the Fete, please check the Amusement Ride Ticket, Height and Safety requirements for each attraction, along with any restrictions that may apply.

Ride Passes will soon be available for sale at the bargain price of only $30.00 per Pass. On the day of the Fete, Ride Passes may be purchased from the Ticket Booth for $35.00 per Pass, with single tickets @ $5.00.

  • Round Up - A real scream machine! Get pinned to the wall, as the Round Up takes you on an unforgettable. high speed, gravity-defying experience! 120cm minimum height to ride - sorry, no exemptions
  • Storm - Batten down the hatches, as the electrifying Storm sends you on a series of thrilling twists and turns forward - then even faster, backwards! 120cm minimum height to ride - sorry, no exemptions
  • Bat Tower - Feel like a drop from the top? The awesome Bat Tower takes fun and excitement to new levels! 100cm minimum height to ride alone - sorry, no exemptions
  • Super Slide - Three multi-coloured lanes of fabulous family fun! 100cm minimum height to ride alone. Children 80-100cm may ride with a non-paying adult
  • Lion Safari Big Bouncer - Ready for some real Jungle Fun? Join our friendly gang of Elephants, Crocodiles and Monkeys on this huge inflatable activity centre! Suitable for ages 5 to 15 years. Two queues in operation based on age/size
  • Mini Rockin' Tug - Take a trip on the high seas as the Mini Rockin' Tug whirls and rocks back and forward setting sail for a course of family-friendly fun! 100cm minimum height to ride. Children less than 100cm may ride with an adult
  • Football Shootout - Three penalty shootout kicks per player. At the end of the fete, the player with the highest score wins a giant fluffy prize!
  • Petting Zoo - Get up close and personal with these adorable barnyard babies at the Animal Farm. Suitable for all ages. Younger children should be supervised by an adult

Please Note: All riders require a Ride Pass or single ticket EXCEPT those adults who accompany children who have a Ride Pass or ticket, and do not meet the minimum height requirement of the following attractions - Super Slide and Mini Rockin' Tug.

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Amusement Ride Height Safety Sign

Please check your children's height BEFORE the Fete to confirm which rides they can and cannot access. This will avoid wasting time in ride queues, and disappointment on the day.

All Amusement Ride Minimum Height Safety Requirements are specified above and will be strictly adhered to. No exemptions will be given, as safety is our number one priority.

Volunteers Needed - We'd Appreciate Your Help!

fete volunteers required

The P&C will be hosting the Fete this year, and we can't do it alone - we need the support of the parent and school community to make it a success! Have fun, meet new people and support a great cause! Please contact us by email if you would be interested in running a stall, or helping to coordinate an area of the Fete. Email Us

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Fete Donations

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Are you having a clean out and would like to donate your unwanted items? One of the highlights of the JPSS Fete is our Trash n Treasure, Vintage Clothing & 2nd Hand Book stalls, which are renowned as being the biggest and the best in area. We are currently looking for GOOD QUALITY second hand goods (non electrical). Pre-Loved items that could be enjoyed by someone else would be ideal.

Sponsorship Opportunities

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Sponsorship for our 2018 Fete is now open! Support a great cause and promote your business to an engaged audience from across south Brisbane. Do you own a business, or have contacts that may be interested in being a Fete sponsor (cash or prizes?) We can supply an official letter to request sponsorship and explain how your business will be promoted before and during the fete.

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Junction Park State School - Waldheim St, Annerley Qld 4103