Outback Queensland is not only renowned for its friendly characters and country charm, but also for its quirky and quintessential events.
Feel the genuine Aussie embrace as you yarn with old Drovers around the campfire or sit on the edge of your seat watching man vs beast at the largest rodeo in the southern hemisphere.
Wet a fishing line and snag a winning Barra, or place your bets on a winning horse at a country race meet.
Go on, in 2014 make your promise and take an Outback Queensland Eventure you won't regret.
Thinking of having a dirty weekend? Why not head out to Julia Creek for the Dirt and Dust festival.click on the image for more
On your way to the Birdsville Races? Then join in the fun at the annual Quilpie Kangaranga Do Festival.click on the image for more
The Bedourie Bikekhana attracts competitive dirtbike and quad riders from all over the outback to compete in an epic 15-kilometre enduro and a range of races and novelty events.click on the image for more
Looking for a fun filled family day out? Look no further than the Quilpie and District Show and Rodeo.click on the image for more
The second race meet in the Simpson Desert Racing Carnival. Dubbed as the Melbourne Cup of the Outback, crowds of 6,000 racegoers converge on Birdsville each year to enjoy two day of quality outback racing and entertainment.click on the image for more