Australia Day 2017: Jimboomba escapes the heat

The mercury rose in Jimboomba on Australia Day, so people headed to the pool and the tavern to cool off.

Jimboomba Tavern had plenty of action on offer with games throughout the day and a sausage sizzle.

The ever important thong throwing contest was out in the heat, but punters rallied and took on the challenge.

Families were in abundance at Jimboomba pool cooling off and playing games to keep busy for the afternoon.