THE Glen Innes Severn Council will be running a free event this Saturday at King Edward Park for families to attend.
The event is a family fun day that includes activities such as BBQ lunch, face painting, art competition, petting zoo for the young at zoo with various animals and a tug of war competition.
There will be an opportunity for the public to engage with community groups and services that will be in attendance.
Director of Corporate and Community Services Anna Watt said council is very grateful to the community organisations groups and businesses that get involved and assist them in being able to hold such an event.
“This is an event for all children and families in our community to share,” she said.
“Council hold this annual family picnic day to engage and to give back to the community.”
The event will be on from 10 am to 2 pm this Saturday September 24.