BIRDSVILLE EVENTS IN 2016
April 25: Anzac Day
Dawn service, Anzac parade and events at the pub including two-up.
May 7 and 8: Birdsville Bronco Branding and Camp Draft
Saturday May 7: Camp Draft and Rough Stock Rodeo
Sunday May 8: Bronco Branding
June 25 and 26: Birdsville Gymkhana, Rodeo and Bikekhana
Horse and Bike events, bike enduro and rodeo.
July 4, 5 and 6: Big Red Bash
Concert atop Big Red featuring Paul Kelly, Jimmy Barnes, Christine Anu and more.
September 2 and 3: Birdsville Races
August 31: Australia’s biggest outback party begins early for some. The town is already bustling on the Wednesday of race week.
September 1: The ‘Equine Fun Day’ is held in front of the Birdsville Hotel with an array of activities on offer. Fred Brophy’s Boxing Troupe hold their first shows.
September 2: The Carlton Mid race day is held at the race track and night time entertainment provided in the town, including Fred Brophy’s Boxing Troupe.
September 3: The Birdsville Cup is run, ‘fashion on the fields’ events held and night-time entertainment provided in the town. This is the last night of Fred Brophy’s Boxing Troupe.
For further information about the Birdsville Races, contact the Birdsville Race Club.