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Events Calendar

August 2017

Tuesday Poker Night - Magnums Hotel

Poker night

Tuesday Poker Night

Get down to Magnum's hotel Tuesday to be in with a change to win up to $200 in cash. There is also 2nd and 3rd winner cash prizes!

Registration starts from 6pm, game starts at 7pm! Get you game face on!

  • 18+ Only - Photo ID required

Date of event: 1st August, 2017

The Screaming Jets - Playing at Magnums Hotel

Screaming Jets 2017

The Screaming Jets

Following this year's release of their critically acclaimed, Top 30 album 'Chrome' and the subsequent Music Max Live Album Launch and national tours in May & October 2016, Australia's hardest working rock'n'roll band, The Screaming Jets have announced they're back to deliver their firebrand live shows to a handful of QLD venues in February 2017.

'Chrome' reached #2 on the Independent Music charts, #10 on the ARIA Australian Artist Charts and #30 on The ARIA Mainstream Charts, and has continued to sell solidly on the back of the bands killer live shows.

Date of event: 3rd August, 2017

RnB Friday's at Magnums Hotel

RnB Fridays

RNB Fridays

Proudly Sponsored by Hot FM Mackay & RNB Fridays


RnB Friday's are here to stay every Friday Night at Magnum's Nightclub!

Sticks will be dropping all your favourite RnB Jams each week! With:

  • Special Guest DJs
  • Twerk Comp with cash prizes

Sponsored by RnB Fridays & Hot FM Mackay

Date of event: 4th August, 2017

Friday Night Fireworks at Magnums Hotel

Friday Night fireworks 2017

Friday 4 August is an exciting night at the 2017 Whitsunday Reef Festival with the 'Beats on the Beach' Party, with live entertainment on the Beach Music stage right on the Airlie Beach foreshore from 5.30 pm allowing locals and visitors to enjoy the best of the Whitsundays - what a great location to watch the sunset and the free fireworks !!

The fireworks will start at 8pm on the beach but bring the family along early and enjoy the festivities. Don't forget a rug to sit on while watching the pyrotechnic spectacular. There will be heaps of merchandise for sale and the party will then continue with live performances on the Beach Music Main Stage until 10 pm.

This free all-age event will sport some great live entertainment and local DJs behind the mic to MC to spin some tunes.

Following on from the fireworks Townsville's King Social will kick off their biggest tour yet at the Reef Festival, promoting their new album 'In Colour'. The genre-bending band has won fans for its high energy live gigs and they will be playing a blend of old favourites and new tracks. Expect some real rippers from their new album so be sure you come down to support this up and coming local band. Check them out via their Facebook page here.

Rounding off the night will be some pumping street beats from DJs Joel Turner and Jess Ne Ville.

We are expecting a great party with fun for everyone and plenty to do; the atmosphere is going to be electric. This is one FREE event you don't want to miss - includes:
- Food Stalls
- Night Market
- Roaming Street Performers
- Pop up Beach Bar
- Live entertainment and much more

So mark this night down on the calendar for a great night out on the foreshore to celebrate our town and proximity to the reef.

The party doesnt end at 10 pm though - head on over to the main street and Magnum's Hotel for the after party with DJs Pilerats; it's threatening to be a big night!

For more info visit

It’s your festival! - Get amongst it!

Date of event: 4th August, 2017

Under the Sea! Official After Party of the Reef Festival at Magnums Hotel

Official Party 2017

Magnums Hotel Presents

Under the Sea Party
Official after party of the Reef Festival

Join Pilerats DJ's & Magnums Residents in the Nightclub.
The PIlerats will be bringing you a party set to get your weekend started.

Dress to impress! Best dressed will win a Bar Tab to use on the Night.
So get your best "under the sea" costume on and party like its 1999!

18+ Event
Photo ID Required.

Date of event: 4th August, 2017

Whitsunday LIons Airlie Beach Community Markets

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Whitsunday Lions host the Airlie Beach Community Markets every Saturday - 7.00am to 1.00pm.

The Esplanade, Airlie Beach

Date of event: 5th August, 2017

Bowen Community Racing Celebration Race Day

bowen races 2017

Bowen Community Racing Celebration Race Day

On August 05, 2017

Come along and experience premium Country Racing at one of Queenslands's oldest tracks - Ben Bolt Park! Five country races, plus melon races, tomato games, crab races, Aussie Fashions on the Field, plus special guest, Billy Slater and much more. Celebrate Country Racing and see what the community of Bowen has to offer! Corporate marquee tickets and sites also available.

Date of event: 5th August, 2017

Sunday Sets on the Terrace at Magnums Hotel

Sunday Sets

Sundays afternoons at Magnums include free entertainment and free pool!

Bring your mates down and chill on the terrace enjoying amazing ocean views and a fresh sea breeze whist enjoying the best in local live entertainment.

This is a FREE event

18+ Only - Photo ID required

Date of event: 6th August, 2017

Putt for Cash at Magnums Hotel

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Putt for Cash
Sunday Sessions!

Every Sunday Magnums presents Putt for Cash Sunday Sessions!

With all the fun kicking off from 1pm, with DJ's, live music, and prizes to be won! Be in the venue for your chance to take to the putt putt and win a variety of prizes!

  • From 1pm


Date of event: 6th August, 2017

Grinspoon - Playing at Magnums Hotel - SOLD OUT!!

Grinspoon 2017



Post-grunge Aussie rockers, Grinspoon have announced a 20th Anniversary deluxe edition of the album that kickstarted their long-standing music career, Guide To Better Living, The band are emerging from hiatus to celebrate their debut album with the Guide To Better Living tour, playing the album cover to cover across June-September 2017, alongside a selection of later favourites from their albums that followed. The tour takes in 27 dates across the nation – the first tour of such scale since the band went on hiatus in 2013, broken only for a support slot on Cold Chisel’s Perfect Crime tour of Australia in 2015. Must see band make sure you don't miss them this time around!

General Public Onsale: 9am Monday 10th April

Date of event: 12th August, 2017

Madhouse - Pl;aying at Magnums Hotel


Something wicked this way comes….

Magnums Hotel and BlackOut Events proudly presents MADHOUSE, a mini festival of epic proportions, featuring the cream of the crop of the Australian charts. First line up announcement features the ringleader himself, LDRU, as part of his massive Sizzlar regional tour – look forward to a massive set from this distinguished gentleman! 

Joining our manic CIRCUS and coming along for the ride is Kilter and Running Touch (live sets) – both in fine form and set to ignite the d-floor with crowd faves that will have you gagging for more… 

Madhouse will take you on a journey from woe to go – with shades of light and dark, but always HOT – Magnums residents will make you sweat early, and the BlackOut crew will finish you off with filthy trap beats – the middle is just devine!!

So, you ready to get lost in the MADHOUSE?

This is an 18+ event.

* Over 18's only unless advertised otherwise. * Photo ID is essential,­ acceptable ID is a current and valid Australian Photo Drivers Licence or Passport. Please check with the venue for any other acceptable forms of photo ID * All children under 18 not permitted including small children and babies * Intoxicated persons will not be admitted * No thongs or steel cap boots * The venue reserves the right to refuse admission to any person * Dangerous behaviour including Crowd Surfing, Stage Diving, Moshing and Violent Dancing is not allowed and will result in your immediate removal from this venue.*Inappropriate behaviour at this venue will lead to your banning.*

Date of event: 26th August, 2017

Mayweather Vs McGregor - Showing at Magnums Hotel

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After just a year of back-and-forth talks, the biggest boxing match of the year has been made official.
Floyd Mayweather will be coming out of a two-year retirement to fight UFC lightweight champion and company superstar Conor McGregor on August 26th in Las Vegas.

- Sauasage Sizzle
- Pig on a Spit
- Whole Venue Open with 3 Areas to Watch the fight of the Century
Will it be the Champ or Will it be the luck of the irish??

Find out at Magnums August 27th from 11am!

See you at the Bar

Date of event: 27th August, 2017