Australia Inland Botanic Gardens Big Brekkie and Market
Enjoy a delicious cooked breakfast at the Botanic Cafe and a great coffee while you check out the market stalls, including fresh and dried fruits, vegetables, flowers, plants, toys, metal art and much more. Held monthly, the Big Brekkie and Market is a great start to the day. While you’re there don’t leave without wondering the gardens and taking in their display of stunning blooms, plant life, birds and animals. If you’re still full from breakfast, you can jump on the tractor train and enjoy a guided tour with family and friends.

When: Monthly – 27 May, 24 June (the last Sunday of the month)
Where: 1183 River Road, Mourquong (9km from the park)

2018 Penrite Hattah Desert Race
2018 marks the 21st year of the Penrite Hattah Desert Race, and what a race it is! Entries are now open for the Junior and Senior online entries and information regarding this years event is coming through steadily. We can’t wait. You can keep an eye on the race event information over on their Facebook page, here or the Penrite Hattah Desert Race website, here.

Take a look a latest video about the Hattah, here.

When: Friday 6th July to Sunday 8th July 2018
Where: Boonoonar Road, Carwarp

Wentworth Show
The Wentworth Show offers a great family day out for visitors and locals alike, showcasing country living at it’s finest! The Pavilion will hold an array of fabulous displays of cookery, preserves and produce, floral art, fine arts, photography and needlework.

Enjoy a feast for the senses at the Wentworth and District Community Bank Food and Wine Marquee. It will feature a wide variety of tastings and sales for both food and wine.

Witness horses in action, sheep and wool displays, beaut ute and shearing competitions, sheep and yard dog trials, trade exhibits and side shows. There’s a treasure hunt to amuse the children and the ever popular animal nursery.

Junior Miss Showgirl, competitions such as wearable art, art sculpture competitions, dog jumping and whip cracking that will create a special atmosphere at this unique country show with the usual show rides and show food vans.

When: 25th – 26th August 2018
Where: Armstrong Ave, Wentworth
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2018 Flying Doctor Rowathon on the Darling River
Each year the Flying Doctor Rowathon raises money for the invaluable work that the Royal Flying Doctor Services provides Australia. Not only with your entry (or spectatorship) will you enjoy a fantastic day of racing, sportsmanship, banter, teamwork and everything that comes with participating in a sporting event but you’ll be helping raise money and awareness for the Royal Flying Doctors.

When: Saturday 6th October 2018
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