Blackall Heartland Festival

Community Event Festivals and Celebrations Markets

20 Oct 2017 to 22 Oct 2017

G’Day! The Blackall Heartland Festival is a celebration in Blackall, the home of the Black Stump, Jackie Howe and the centre for Arts and Culture in the Central West. Showcasing its sheep and wool heritage as well as a street parade, its regional produce, with a Barbecue Cook Off, Photography, and fun workshops there is something for everyone. 2017 sees the return of Caulfield Cup country racing followed by Jackie Howe celebrations and lots of family fun. Special guests this year includes Sara Storer, Travis Collins and Shane Webcke plus lots more live entertainment typical bush fun.

Come and be dazzled by art, music, regionally produced beef and lamb, singers, heritage tours and activities over a three day weekend in a unique outback setting. You will be bowled over by the friendly town of Blackall, so grab your hat and come and join them for some outback hospitality. With flights direct to Blackall from Brisbane there’s no excuse not to get to Blackall during festival time.

Don’t forget to grab a mate and sign up for the iconic event the Blades and Blisters Challenge. Some great prize money and a whole lot of fun. See you in October!


Art & Culture Bar Cafe Carpark Caters for hearing impairment Caters for limited mobility Caters for vision impairment Coach Parking Disabled access available Family Family Friendly Public Telephone Public Toilet Restaurant Shop Wheelchair access

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