Better in Blackall Festival

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.

Life is #betterinblackall.

Blackall Beef Producers Race Day

Races at Blackall

Blackall’s final Race Day for 2019 is coming up on Saturday 23rd November.

Come dressed in your beach wear for a casually, comfortable day.

Be sure to mark it in your calendar and join us for a great day of country racing!

Races at Blackall are lively events enjoyed by locals and the wider western community, celebrating a great Queensland pastime and a unique country community event.

Clay Target Coaching Clinic

2 day Clay Target Coaching Clinic at Blackall.

2 day clinic for anyone clay target shooter wishing to improve their skill set.

Limited places to the first 25.

For more information contact: Joe Taylor or Anita Dennis blackallctc15@gmail.com

 

100 Target Challenge Event – Blackall

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.

Queensland Outback Geocaching Muster

Geocaching in Blackall and Tambo

The 2019 Queensland Outback Geocaching Muster (QOGM) will be held in the Blackall Tambo regional area, with activities occurring in  both  Blackall and Tambo.

QOGM encourages new and current geocachers to the outback to discover new and exciting geocaches and have FUN!

Geocaching is an outdoor recreational activity, in which participants use a GPS co-ordinates to hide or seek containers, called “geocaches” or “caches”, at specific locations marked by coordinates all over the world.

Shoot the Outback – Blackall

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.

2019 Acrylic Workshop & Retreat with artist Craig Penny

Art workshop in Blackall

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.

Blackall Cultural Association’s Annual Art Exhibition

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.

Pastel Workshop

Pastel art workshop in Blackall

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.