Outback Events

June 2018

Thu, 01 Mar 18 - Wed, 31 Oct 18

Staircase to the Moon

Nature at it’s finest - an optical illusion.

Sun, 20 May 18 - Fri, 01 Jun 18

Harry Redford Cattle Drive

Sadly the Harry Redford Cattle Drive has been cancelled for 2016 due to the ongoing drought in outback Queensland.

Fri, 01 Jun 18

Hungerford Field Day

Use this good old fashioned country field day as an excuse to visit Hungerford and the beautiful attractions nearby.

Fri, 01 Jun 18 - Sat, 02 Jun 18

Boonah Show

Showcasing Boonah’s produce and community.

Fri, 01 Jun 18 - Mon, 04 Jun 18

Leonora Golden Gift Carnival

The richest mile race - 3 days of fun and excitement

Sat, 02 Jun 18

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, 02 Jun 18

Bedourie Campdraft and Gymkhana

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

Sat, 02 Jun 18 - Sun, 03 Jun 18

Albany Classic Motor Event

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

Sat, 02 Jun 18 - Sun, 03 Jun 18

Goldfields Cyclassic

The Richest Handicap Cycle Race in Australia

Tue, 05 Jun 18 - Mon, 11 Jun 18

The Queensland Caravan, Camping and Touring Holiday Show

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

Thu, 07 Jun 18 - Mon, 11 Jun 18

Grenfell Henry Lawson Festival

Celebrate The Henry Lawson Festival with Grenfell.

Fri, 08 Jun 18 - Sun, 10 Jun 18

Weipa Fishing Classic

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

Fri, 08 Jun 18 - Sun, 10 Jun 18

Katherine Barunga Festival

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

Fri, 08 Jun 18 - Sun, 17 Jun 18

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.

Sat, 09 Jun 18 - Sun, 10 Jun 18

Steam Rally Echuca

More than 550 working exhibits, Tractor Pull, working demonstrations and more.

Sat, 09 Jun 18 - Sun, 10 Jun 18

Jandowae Timbertown Festival

A journey of discovery through the history of the Jandowae timber industry to a celebration of the agricultural links the town relies upon today.

Sat, 09 Jun 18 - Sun, 10 Jun 18

Rutherglen Winery Walkabout

Walkabout is the best way to compare and buy the magnificent wines of Rutherglen

Sat, 09 Jun 18 - Mon, 11 Jun 18

Tattersalls Finke Desert Race

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

Sat, 09 Jun 18 - Mon, 11 Jun 18

Coonamble Rodeo and Campdraft

Traditional Rodeo and Campdraft action.

Sun, 10 Jun 18

Jundah Sheep Shenanigans and Woolly Cup

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

Fri, 15 Jun 18 - Sun, 17 Jun 18

Cooktown Discovery Festival

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

Sun, 17 Jun 18

Kuranda Roots Festival

Peace, love and reggae in the rainforest.

Wed, 20 Jun 18

Brunette Downs Races

Horse racing, campdrafting, rodeo, gymkhana and more at Australia’s most remote racecourse.

Fri, 22 Jun 18 - Sun, 24 Jun 18

Laura Rodeo and Races

An action-packed weekend with something to entertain the whole family.

Fri, 22 Jun 18 - Sun, 24 Jun 18

Kilmore Celtic Festival

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

Fri, 22 Jun 18 - Sun, 24 Jun 18

Truffle Kerfuffle, Manjimup

A must see for food fanatics and festival goers alike.

Fri, 22 Jun 18 - Sun, 24 Jun 18

Croydon Poddy Dodgers Festival

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

Sat, 23 Jun 18

Roma Turf Club Rugby Race Day

Roma Races - The heart of Western Racing

Sat, 23 Jun 18 - Sun, 24 Jun 18

Darwin 4WD, Boating & Outback Camping Expo

An action packed two days for all your 4WD, boating and outback camping needs.

Sat, 23 Jun 18 - Sat, 30 Jun 18

Croydon Heritage Week

Celebrate the history and heritage of Croydon with us

Fri, 29 Jun 18 - Mon, 02 Jul 18

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.

Fri, 29 Jun 18 - Sat, 14 Jul 18

Derby Boab Festival

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

Fri, 29 Jun 18 - Sun, 15 Jul 18

Festival of Voices Hobart

The Festival of voices brings the best talent from around the world to Hobart.

Sat, 30 Jun 18

Wyndham Stars on the Bastion

An amazing night full of live music, freshly cooked traditional food and breathtaking sunset.

Sat, 30 Jun 18 - Sun, 01 Jul 18

Marble Bar Ball & Races

Come along to the annual Marble Bar Ball and Races for a great weekend