Outback Events

New South Wales

From the lush farming land of Griffith and The Riverina to the dusty harshness of the states most famous outback town of Broken Hill, New South Wales is a state of contrasts. Producing some of Australia’s best wines alongside rustic outback artwork and spellbinding landscapes, outback New South Wales is a must to explore.

Thu, 07 Jun 18 - Mon, 11 Jun 18

Grenfell Henry Lawson Festival

Celebrate The Henry Lawson Festival with Grenfell.


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 - Mon, 11 Jun 18

Coonamble Rodeo and Campdraft

Traditional Rodeo and Campdraft action.


Sun, 01 Jul 18 - Mon, 02 Jul 18

Duck Creek Picnic Races

Enjoy traditional outback horse racing

Nyngan Nyngan

Sat, 14 Jul 18

Milparinka Gymkhana

Part of Corner Country
The Milparinka Gymkhana is a family fun day packed full of outback events


Thu, 26 Jul 18 - Sun, 29 Jul 18

Lightning Ridge Opal Festival

Celebrate the culture and character of Lightning Ridge’s Opal Festival.

PO Box 638 Lightning Ridge NSW Lightning Ridge