July 07, 2017

July 27-29

NT: Royal Darwin Show
• Celebrating its 65th year, the show features all the fun of the fair including rides, demonstrations, showbags, displays and fireworks.
• Pavilions at the Darwin Showgrounds will be filled with poultry, dogs, cats, birds and baby animals as well as craft and photography displays.
July 07, 2017

July 27-30

TAS: Devonport Jazz Festival
• Enjoy four days of hot jazz to warm up your winter; if you like traditional, contemporary, swing, Latin or be-bop, you will find it at this festival.
• Featuring local and national jazz musicians, this is a celebration of all jazz genres from
old to new.
July 07, 2017

July 28-30

SA: Adelaide Beer and BBQ Festival
• The biggest showcase of local, national and international beers and ciders in the state with more than 50 exhibitors.
• International chefs will also BBQ up a storm for your dining pleasure.
July 07, 2017

July 28-30

QLD: Gold Coast Midyear Caravan and Camping Expo
• Held at the Gold Coast Turf Club, this event will feature more than 180 local and regional exhibitors attracting thousands of visitors.
• The latest caravans, camper trailers, motorhomes, camping gear and accessories will be on display.
July 07, 2017

July 29-30

NSW: Batemans Bay Antiques and Collectibles Fair
• Find a bargain from the wide range of antiques and collectibles on display and have a chat with antique experts from all over the region.
• Delicious meals and refreshments available.
July 07, 2017

July 30

NT: Parap Village Markets
• Locally made arts and crafts including jewellery and gems, clothing and artworks held outside Darwin.
• Massive range of local fresh produce available as well as delicious coffee and snacks.
July 07, 2017

August 4-6

QLD: GreazeFest
• This festival held at Cleveland outside Brisbane sees thousands of 1950s aficionados gather for a weekend celebration of cool culture.
• Featuring the best Australian and international roots and rockabilly bands, hotrod, car and vintage motorcycle displays, fashion parades, art shows, workshops and competitions.
June 01, 2017

June 2-4

WA: Mullewa Muster and Rodeo
• Hosting the Australian Championship Rodeo on Saturday June 3 with the biggest rodeo prize money in the west.
• Beaut Ute and Whip Cracking competitions, workshops, stalls and live entertainment from Australian country music stars.

WA: Kalbarri Canoe and Cray Carnival
• A family weekend opening with a Pirate Theme Night, plus Princess Kyli Parade, Canoe Capers, Landlubber Games, Adventurethon and other canoe events.
• Sunday events include the 16.5km ‘Murchison River Dash’ canoe race hosted by Canoeing Western Australian Inc from Murchison House Station to Sally’s Tree on the foreshore.

June 01, 2017

June 2-11

NSW: Hello Koalas Festival
• An inaugural 10-day event in Port Macquarie focused on Australia’s favourite animal, the koala.
• Inspired by the success of the Hello Koalas Sculpture Trail of 56 one-metre tall koala
sculptures, now a high profile permanent tourist attraction.
• Includes native wildlife events as well as the National Koala Conference organised by
the Koala Hospital.
June 01, 2017

June 3

NT: Adelaide River Races
• Prepare to have a hoot at this traditional country race meeting at Adelaide River.
• Seven races will be held on the day along with a ‘Fashion on the Field’ event and and two-up after the races.
• Stick around for a concert and dance with live music under the stars.

QLD: Australian Hand Cane Cutting Championships
• An outback test of skill and endurance at Home Hill Showgrounds in the Burdekin region, the sugar capital of Australia, to celebrate the dirty, back-breaking ‘Cut, Top and Load’ work of a bygone era.
• Thousands in prize money up for grabs for competitors including men’s, ladies and novice divisions.
• Spectators can walk through a paddock of burnt sugarcane.