Outback Events


So big and so diverse, spectacular sunsets, relaxing artesian spa’s, amazing country pubs, dinosaurs, camel races, gem fields, rich history in mining, aviation and the land, all served with warm country hospitality. You’ve gotta see this…..

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.

Landsborough Highway Longreach

Fri, 23 Feb 18 - Sun, 04 Mar 18

Apple and Grape Harvest Festival Stanthorpe

Held Biennially, the next Apple and Grape Harvest Festival will be in 2016


Sat, 24 Feb 18

Bendemere Cup Roma

Outback racing at its finest

Bassett Park Roma

Sat, 03 Mar 18

Moonie Yabbie Races

A family fun day as locally bred Yabbies race down a specially made track


Sat, 10 Mar 18

Wine & Food In The Park Festival Kingaroy

A day festival in the park for all the family to have fun and sample some fine food.


Fri, 16 Mar 18 - Sun, 18 Mar 18

Brisbane National 4X4 Outdoor Show, Fishing & Boating Expo

Brisbane National 4X4 Outdoor Show and Brisbane Fishing & Boating Expo come together as 2 great shows for the price of 1

Brisbane City

Fri, 16 Mar 18 - Sat, 17 Mar 18

Roma Picnic Races

Outback horse racing festival


Thu, 29 Mar 18 - Mon, 02 Apr 18

Easter in the Country Roma

Don’t miss one of South West Qld’s premier Easter events!  Easter in the Country Roma is a five-day celebration of all things country.

Roma visitors information centre Roma

Sat, 31 Mar 18 - Mon, 02 Apr 18

World Barramundi Fishing Championships Burketown

Known for its fishing Burketown’s World Barramundi Fishing Championships is not to be missed

Garry Jeffries Burketown

Sat, 31 Mar 18

Augathella Diggers Rodeo

Rodeo is a culmination of the strongest cowboys and fastest cowgirls in the country.

Jason and Del PO Box 160, Augathella 4477 Augathella

Sat, 31 Mar 18

Roma - Easter in the Country Race Meeting

Roma Turf Club - Easter in the Country Meet

Bassett Park ROMA QLD 4455 Roma

Sat, 31 Mar 18 - Mon, 02 Apr 18

Easter in the Vines

Relax and enjoy a this family focused event

St George

Fri, 06 Apr 18 - Sun, 08 Apr 18

Karumba Anglers Classic

A fundraiser for the Karumba Progress Association


Sat, 07 Apr 18

Dirranbandi Show

The event is all day and night, hosted at the Dirranbandi showgrounds.


Fri, 13 Apr 18 - Sun, 15 Apr 18

Julia Creek Dirt and Dust Festival

Dirt and Dust Festival

Julia Creek

Sat, 14 Apr 18

Get Pinkt Family Fun Day

A day filled with fun for the whole family!


Sun, 15 Apr 18

Einasleigh Races & Rodeo

A great weekend of action at Einasleigh.


Thu, 26 Apr 18 - Mon, 30 Apr 18

The Tree of Knowledge Festival

Celebrating Barcaldine’s colourful past and the beautiful town it is today are several events and activities that together make up The Barcaldine Tree Of Knowledge Festival.


Sat, 28 Apr 18 - Mon, 30 Apr 18

Longreach Outback Drover’s Reunion

Drovers reunion in Longreach an event not to be missed.

PO Box 171 Longreach Longreach

Sat, 28 Apr 18 - Sun, 29 Apr 18

Clydesdale and Heavy Horse Field Days

The weekend is mainly dedicated to the working of these magnificent heavy horses