Start Sunday off right with the annual City2City RunWalk. It leaves QEII Square at the following times: 7.45am - 15km Fun Run; 8am - 10km Fun Run; 8.20am - 7.5km Fun Run; and 8.25am Walk and Talk. The event will raise much-needed funds for Albury Wodonga Health's Nolan House and the Border Trust Bushfire Relief Fund. Registrations close at 5pm on Saturday. Buses will shuttle from Wodonga to Albury from 9.30am.
Opera's favourite mezzo Sally-Anne Russell will head a lineup of classical musicians at the Albury Fire-aid Gala Concert. Russell will join violinist Kaori Sparks and some of Albury's finest musicians in a concert of sparkling solos, duets and ensembles. Russell has performed in more than 20 countries in 70 operatic roles with greats like Luciano Pavarotti, Vladimir Ashkenazy, Sir Bryn Terfel, Sir Andrew Davis, Simone Young, Richard Bonynge and Sumi Jo. ABC's Gaye Pattison will compere the event. All proceeds will help fire-impacted communities and Rotary Club Belvoir Wodonga/Blaze Aid-rebuilding fences at Corryong. Tickets $20 at the door.
Family Day Fundraiser, The George Kerferd Hotel, Sunday, February 16, 12pm to 5pm
In the wake of the devastating fires that have torn through Gippsland and the North East, The George Kerferd Hotel will host a fundraiser. All ticket sales and the profit margin of bar sales will be donated to CFA Beechworth, CFA Stanley and Kangaloola Wildlife Shelter in Yackandandah. Barbecue lunch included in the ticket price.
Blues Brothers 21st Century Australasian Tribute Show, SS&A Albury, Saturday, February 15, 9pm
They've got a full packet of cigarettes, half a tank of gas, sunglasses on, and they're on a mission from God! The Australasian 21st Century Blues Brothers Tribute Show gives a new twist to the movies and live shows.
Made by Me Market, Junction Square, Wodonga, Sunday, February 16, 8am to noon
Think boutique, handmade and unique. Made By Me Market offers exquisitely designed and made crafts by artisans. Other highlights are candles, jewellery, clothing, macrame, soaps, paintings and bubble soccer. There will be plenty of breakfast and lunch options too.
Lavington Rural Fire Brigade New Member Information Session, 629 Krautz Street, Lavington, Sunday, February 16, 11am
Keen to join your local fire brigade? Lavington Rural Fire Brigade welcomes the public to come along on Sunday, look around, ask questions and meet members with a view to coming on board.