Outback Events

June 2017

Tue, 01 Mar 16 - Sun, 31 Dec 17

Events around Bulloo Shire

Events in the Bulloo Shire

Sun, 01 Jan 17 - Sun, 31 Dec 17

Barcoo Shire Events

Events in the Barcoo Shire

Wed, 01 Mar 17 - Tue, 31 Oct 17

Staircase to the Moon

Nature at it’s finest - an optical illusion.

Sat, 01 Apr 17 - Tue, 31 Oct 17

Outback Stockman’s Show - Australian Stockman’s Hall Of Fame

A story of how life was for the Stockman and Women of the land who worked and lived in Outback Australia.

Fri, 02 Jun 17 - Sat, 03 Jun 17

Boonah Show

Showcasing Boonah’s produce and community.

Sat, 03 Jun 17

Landsborough Flock Ewe Show

Landsborough Flock Ewe Show - first Saturday of June each year: sheep and wool judging, cattle displays, trade displays, ladies pavilion, shopping, activities for kids plus dinner and entertainment.

Sat, 03 Jun 17 - Sun, 04 Jun 17

Albany Classic Motor Event

The Albany Classic Motor Event is run through the heart of Albany’s CBD.

Wed, 07 Jun 17 - Mon, 12 Jun 17

The Queensland Caravan, Camping and Touring Holiday Show

The Queensland Caravan, Camping and Touring Holiday Show comes to Brisbane this June

Fri, 09 Jun 17 - Sun, 11 Jun 17

Katherine Barunga Festival

Enjoys days full of entertainment, country music and art exhibitions. Dates TBC

Fri, 09 Jun 17 - Sun, 11 Jun 17

Weipa Fishing Classic

It’s on again, the biggest event in Cape York

Fri, 09 Jun 17 - Sun, 11 Jun 17

The Henry Lawson Heritage Festival Gulgong

One of Australia’s most famous poets, Henry Lawson is framed by images of the town of Gulgong on the first Australian ten dollar note.

Fri, 09 Jun 17 - Sun, 11 Jun 17

Cooktown Discovery Festival

The Re-enactment of Captain Cook’s 1770 landing on the banks of the Endeavour River.

Fri, 09 Jun 17 - Mon, 12 Jun 17

Tattersalls Finke Desert Race

“Finke” as it is commonly known, is one of the biggest annual sporting events in the Northern Territory

Sat, 10 Jun 17

Jundah Sheep Shenanigans and Woolly Cup

If you’ve never been to sheep races before you’re in for a real treat

Sat, 10 Jun 17

Katherine Country Music Muster

Part of the Katherine Festival, the muster is an opportunity to showcase local talent. Dates TBC

Sat, 10 Jun 17 - Sun, 11 Jun 17

Coonamble Rodeo and Campdraft

Traditional Rodeo and Campdraft action.

Fri, 23 Jun 17 - Sun, 25 Jun 17

Kilmore Celtic Festival

The Kilmore Celtic Festival is a tribute to early settlers of the area.

Fri, 23 Jun 17 - Sun, 25 Jun 17

Croydon Poddy Dodgers Festival

Put your boots on and grab ya hat for the Croydon Poddy Dodgers Festival

Fri, 23 Jun 17 - Mon, 26 Jun 17

Alice Spring Beanie Festival

Artists and craftspeople from all over the world have taken up the challenge to raise beanie making into a distinctive art form.

Sat, 24 Jun 17

Roma Turf Club Rugby Race Day

Roma Races - The heart of Western Racing

Fri, 30 Jun 17 - Sat, 01 Jul 17

Bedourie Campdraft and Gymkhana

See some of the outback’s fine horsemanship over two days of events for the whole family.

Fri, 30 Jun 17 - Sun, 16 Jul 17

Derby Boab Festival

Two weeks of unique and varied events to celebrate the Kimberley lifestyle and culture