Blackall-Tambo Events – Come and join in the fun!
'Relocated , memories of a new landscape'. Artist, Nicole Harper explores the landscape, finding new ways to interpret what she sees. Relocated is a collection of works completed since moving to the coastal hinterland of Queensland. Nicole will deliver a plien-air painting workshop in Tambo on May 11th & 12th.Find out more »
There will be Dawn Service and breakfast at the Tambo Dam, followed by a general service and presentation at the Tambo Shire cenotaph later in the morning.Find out more »
Blackall has an annual Dawn Service and breakfast at the Memorial Park.Find out more »
Tambo Stock Show - a great day for the whole family! The Tambo Stock Show is an annual one-day agricultural ‘showcase’ of the district with an emphasis on family entertainment, including sheep, wool, horse & cattle competitions, push bikes, motor bikes along displays of art, craft, fashion & live entertainment.Find out more »
The Blackall Show is an annual event presented by the Barcoo Pastoral Society, to bring together and celebrate the culture, industries and spirit of our local community.Find out more »
Friday Night Cocktail Party Make it a FULL weekend at the #BlackallShow2019 by attending the Friday Night Cocktail Party. Flights from Brisbane land Friday morning - and accommodation is available too, so pack up the whole team and join us on the 3-4th May in BlackallFind out more »
Blackall & Tambo QCWA are collaborating to bring together a Mother’s Day high tea, markets with an array of inspirational guest speakers on Sunday 12th of May, 2019.
Speakers include holistic GP, Dr Catherine Bartholomew, comedian, Julie Cross and vet, Dr Jaqui Tickell.
Discover the Outback and capture memories of a lifetime along with increasing your knowledge in your chosen art medium with an exceptional tutor guiding your journey. Price includes Blackall accommodation, meals, transfers, tutor and workshop fees. All levels welcome, including non-painting partners. Payment Plans available.Find out more »
2019 annual Tambo Annual multi-horse Polocrosse Carnival. 6-person side in a mixed competition. 1 game Saturday and 1 game Sunday. State Players can also participate in the club carnival.Find out more »
The Tambo Campdraft will be held on the first weekend of June. A fantastic, family weekend that brings the community together. Competitors and onlookers enjoy admiring the skill and horsemanship involved in this great sport. 3 days wheeling Wagyu steers, a kids Gymkhana, great facilities with food and drinks available all weekend. Local entertainment on Saturday night.Find out more »
Country Racing at its best! The Tambo Cup Races is an annual event presented by the oldest Race Club west of the Great Dividing Range.Find out more »
Tambo Golf Club plays host to the 2019 Men's Sand Greens Championship from the 7th to 9th of June 2019. The Four-Ball Championship (Separate Registration) will be played on Friday and the 36 hole Championship on Saturday and Sunday. Meal Package includes Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner on Saturday and Sunday. Entries close on Wednesday 22nd May at 5.00pmFind out more »
Drone Photography Workshop with Fiona Lake This 2 day workshop is only available to regional artistsFind out more »
2019 Pastel Workshop and Retreat with artist Lyn Diefenbach The 2 day workshop is only available to regional artists. Out There Retreat: 7 – 11 August 2019 Cost: $2100 p/p – 5 Days 6 Nights *Price includes Blackall accommodation, meals, transfers, tutor and workshop fees. All levels welcome, including non-painting partners. Payment Plans available.Find out more »
Larry and the Dame is a light-hearted cabaret/comedy for audiences who love music and laughter, and attending a show that has a few underlying witty jokes.
CARITA FARRER SPENCER brings together, the theatrical cyclone that is The Fabulous Dame Farrar and the International Sex-Symbol, Larry Paradiseo in this world-class DOUBLE ACT (with herself).
Combining the best that Blackall has to offer, the outback explodes into a five-day festival packed with local grazing plates, sunset wine tastings, street parties, art and cultural displays, billycart races, BBQ cook-offs, live music and a swag load of familiar faces, including country music legend Troy Cassar-Daley. Life is #betterinblackall.Find out more »
2019 Acrylic Workshop with Craig Penny The 2 day workshop is available to regional artists only. “Out There” 5 Day Artist Retreat with Acrylic and ‘Pen and Wash’ Watercolorist Craig Penny When: 21 – 25 August 2019 Cost: $2100 p/p – 5 Days 6 Nights *Price includes Blackall accommodation, meals, transfers, tutor and workshop fees. All levels welcome, including non-painting partners. Payment plans available.Find out more »