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Golden Mount Festival
Mount Morgan, Rockhampton Area

02 - 04 May 2014

0429 542 019

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The Golden Mount Festival is a historic event that has been running since 1977 (officially). Traditionally the festival is held over three day's during the May Labour day long weekend and is a celebration of the Mount Morgan Community and its rich history.

The Golden Mount Festival will still be held in May, but will start on Friday afternoon/evening kicking off the festivities at the Mount Morgan Dam, with something special being planned. Saturday is the main festival day which includes various entertainment, street market, procession, Dig 4 Gold Competition and the famous 'Running of the Cutter'. Sunday the Golden Mount Festival Rodeo is held at Newman Oval this is a CRCA registered event.

Property Details


  • Car park
    Car park
  • Child Activities
    Child Activities
  • Entertainment

Other Information

Rides and entertainment is available for children of all ages.

There are disabled toilets on site.

Pets Allowed:
Yes. Yes pets are allowed however they must be on a leash at all times and are only allowed on Saturday and Monday. No animals other than Rodeo Competitors animals and aide animals are allowed into the Rodeo.

Further Details:
The mine produced 238,979 kilograms of Gold, 54,535 kilograms of silver, 360,000 tonnes of copper and was responsible for the wealth that led to the creation of British Petroleum (BP). Mount Morgan is situated 35 kilometres south west of Rockhampton and is a picturesque historic town in a mountain setting.

Entry cost is not applied to Saturday and Monday. Admission cost applies to the Rodeo entry.

Frequency: Annual

Event Dates

02 - 04 May 2014

Entry Costs

EntryCostValid FromInclusions
Adult$15.00   04 May 14   Rodeo Entry Cost
(Aged 5-17)
$10.00   04 May 14   Rodeo Entry Costs
Family$45.00   04 May 14   Rodeo Entry Costs


Mount Morgan Township

Mount Morgan Township
Mount Morgan
Queensland Australia 4714

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Mount Morgan Township
Mount Morgan
Queensland Australia 4714

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