The Big Base Party

Third Stop: Put On Your Dancing Shoes Get ready for a swingin’ good time at The Big Base Party for a night of music and dance that will have you ‘cutting a rug’ all night long to tunes inspired from the WWII era. If the sound of big band swing, jazz and blues isn’t already buzzing in your ears, it soon will be. Held at Charleville’s WWII Secret Base airplane hangar, the outdoor concert under the stars will transport you back in time.

Julia Creek Dirt n Dust Festival

Julia Creek Dirt n Dust Festival is an epic jam-packed three days of fun and entertainment in Queensland Australia. Experience the incredible outback hospitality when the tiny North West Queensland outback town of Julia Creek explodes from 400 people to 3,000 in one weekend!

St George Show

Come and experience the spectacular St George Show for a weekend of fun and excitement. Held at the St George Showgrounds, there's plenty of entertainment and fun the whole family will enjoy.

Birdsville Campdraft, Rodeo and Bronco Branding

Come and experience the fast moving action and skills of professional Bushmen and women as they demonstrate their skills through theses historic arts. Witness teams tough it out to be the quickest to brand cattle using the traditional method of branding in the bush. This means without a calf cradle and rather out in the […]

Roma Milky Way Masterclass

Do you want to learn night photography to capture the beautiful Milky Way? Join multi-award-winning photographer David Magro for a night under the stars! Beginners and enthusiasts are welcome.

Music in the Mulga

Music In The Mulga is a Country Music Festival is an annual event. The festival is held on a working goat and cattle property, "Wandilla Station" 16 kilometres south of Eulo, south west Queensland. This unique festival of four days full of great country and country rock music has the atmosphere of a large family […]

Outback Queensland Masters

EVENT DATES June 17, 2023 June 18, 2023 June 24, 2023 June 25, 2023 July 01, 2023 The Outback Queensland Masters is Australia’s most remote golf series, spanning over 2,000 kilometres across Queensland’s Outback in 6 locations locations: St George, Cunnamulla, Quilpie, Richmond, Karumba and Mount Isa for the finale. It’s Australia’s richest amateur golfing […]

Stars of Charlotte Plains

Stars of Charlotte Plains is a fun-filled camping weekend at our very own, Charlotte Plains Station. Live music, hot artesian springs, themed fun run, movie night, talent show, petting zoo, and more. This is a not-to-be missed weekend, with something for everyone!

Birdsville Horse and Motorbike Gymkhana

Bring the whole family to the Bronco Branding Yards in Birdsville to watch skilled bushmen and women demonstrate their craft. Get involved in the horsemanship skills on Saturday with barrel, flag and herding races, or simply kick back ringside and enjoy the dusty action. Horsepower is than replaced by dirt bikes and quads on the […]

Cunnamulla Fella Roundup

This event is an annual event located at Cunnamulla in southwest Queensland and showcases the best of the outback lifestyle. Celebrating the true spirit of the Outback, a Junior Rodeo School will be held over three days, led by some of the country’s best stockmen. The main event will include barrel racing and a rodeo. […]

Halfway There Shindig

Are you ready for an epic experience on your Outback Adventure? You’ll find it at Charleville’s Halfway There Shindig! All the best stories start with a few mates and a cold beer, and the Halfway There Shindig is no different.

Birdsville Big Red Bash

Location 2 Jane Street, Cunnamulla, Australia

Every July, Birdsville’s iconic Big Red Bash kicks off under the open skies of Australia’s Simpson Desert. Thousands of people from around Australia, and the world, head into the desert for the most remote music festival on the planet.

Channel Country Music Muster

Five days of Bootscootn', Toetappin', Country and Western, Channel Country Music Muster. Come and listen to some of the best bush balladeers in Australia and participate in the activities and entertainment on offer at the Thargomindah Rodeo Grounds. With plenty of Camping spots available right there amongst all the activity, you wont have to miss […]

Fiona O’Shea and the Passenger LIVE at Club Boutique Hotel Cunnamulla

You'll be entertained by Fiona O'Shea and the Passenger with their incredible music. Club Boutique Hotel Cunnamulla is the perfect place to stay, relax, unwind, meet people and enjoy great dinner music food and drinks in their restaurant, around the verandah or in the garden.

Simpson Desert Racing Carnival

The Simpson Desert Racing Carnival incorporates the Betoota Races, Birdsville Races and Bedourie Races for the ultimate outback racing experience. Held over three consecutive weekends, bar, food, camping and entertainment available!

Birdsville Races

Dubbed as the Melbourne Cup of the Outback, crowds of 6,000 racegoers converge on Birdsville each year to enjoy two days of quality outback racing and entertainment. The second race meets in the Simpson Desert Racing Carnival, the 13 race program features horses from all over Australia competing for the coveted TAB Birdsville Cup. Other […]

Sip Under the Stars

Sip under the Stars is a cocktail style event held at the St George Showgrounds. Attendee's will be able to enjoy some wine tasting, local catering and live music where you can dance the night away.

Dragon Country Sandgreen Cup

St George Golf Course is considered to be one of the best Sandgreen courses. The inaugural Dragon Country Sandgreen Cup is held the weekend prior to the Queensland Men's Sandgreen Championships. Golfers of all abilities are welcomed.

Easter Egg Hunt

Join us for an egg-citing quest at the Charlotte Plains Annual Easter Egg Hunt!

Live Music: Claire Russell and Brett Rogers

We can't wait to welcome Claire Russell and Brett Rogers to Charlotte Plains! They will be putting on a performance during Happy Hour at the Bore Campsite. Exact time TBC.