Blackall-Tambo Events – Come and join in the fun!
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 »
Learn how to set and achieve goals that promote quantum leaps. Also teaches the process of setting and achieving family and team goals. You will set goals that inspire you, which helps to move you forward and keep you motivated to achieve great results.Find out more »
Dress the Central West has been a collaborative journey that has inspired, engaged, encouraged and empowered local people within central west communities to find “Beauty within the Drought”. The Gala productions will showcase regional designers, models, dancers and avant garde make-up artists and local hair stylists.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 »
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 »
An exhibition of works in a range of media showcasing the talents of outback artists.Find out more »
Join members of Tambo's Isolated Parents and Children's Association to take on the Ward Road Bike ride. There is a ride to suit everyone. 80km Mountain Bike Ride $50 80km All bitumen Bike Ride $50 40km All bitumen Bike Ride $50 25km Bike Ride – $30adult/$15kids 10km Bike Ride - $30 adult/$15kidsFind out more »
A fantastic, family weekend that brings the community together. Competitors and onlookers enjoy admiring the skill and horsemanship involved in this great sport. A full 3 day program of action with food and drinks available all weekend. Open final will be held under lights on Saturday evening. Bar & BBQ operating until late along with a movie night for the kids.Find out more »
Come and meet local artists from Blackall and Tambo and enjoy their current exhibition of work, 'Whispers from the Grasslands'. Enjoy a free morning tea of scones, coffee, great company and wonderful local art.Find out more »
Country Racing at its best! Tambo's August Ladies Day Races is an annual event presented by the oldest Race Club west of the Great Dividing Range.Find 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).
$15 per person, meal provided, bar operating on Saturday August 10.Find out more »
The annual art exhibition and competition has been running for over 20 years has built up a solid reputation as the place for artists to display, compete and sell their art works. The 2019 Exhibition opening night and award presentation will be no exception with over $9000 in prize money on offer.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 »
Fast paced, exciting sports event involving horses and other livestock, designed to test the skill and speed of the cowboys and cowgirls. Features of the event will be the Open Bull and Bronc Rides, with a Mini Bull event for the kids. Food and music, and the bar will be operating until late.Find out more »
Head to the home of the famous Tambo Teddies for their annual teddy bears picnic; a fun filled family day. Bears and their owners are invited to visit Tambo to join in the fun of country games, music and mayhem of the teddy bear parade and teddy bear challenges. And for adventurous teddy bears, a flight from the teddy bear catapult. There will be rides, market stalls and plenty of entertainment for young and old.Find out more »
The annual Two- Day Shoot will be held over the weekend of Saturday 21st and Sunday 22nd September. Events range from single barrel to double barrel handicaps and championships.Find out more »
A mid-week competition in Blackall between the Tambo and Scrubby Creek two-day shoots. 50 Targets Points and 50 Target Continental competition. For more information contact the Blackall Clay Target Club 4657 5955.Find out more »
Whether you are a new or current geocacher, come to the outback to discover new and exciting geocaches and have FUN!Find out more »
Photographer and writer John Elliott has been taking portraits of people who make Australian music for over 30 years and this exhibition brings together a selection of his iconic images of stars such as Chad Morgan, Slim Dusty, Kasey Chambers and Shane Howard.Find out more »
Family friendly fun walk with loads of colour & laughter.
Suitable for all ages and abilities (pram friendly).
$15 Adults - $10 Children- $5 Shirts
Tambo State School Markets is your opportunity to purchase homemade giftware, homewares, arts & crafts, baking, fruit & veges and plants - the ultimate Christmas Shopping experienceFind out more »
Part of the Western Queensland world-series 100 target handicap. A regional clay target competition across the central west. The highest points scorer over the 100 targets wins! For more information contact the Blackall Clay Target Club on 4657 5954.Find out more »