Queensland has a number of regional events that are not to be missed! Whether it's taking part in the World's Greatest Pub Fest, or taking in some Opera in the Outback, these events are quirky, exciting, and - quite frankly - a whole lot of fun!
Check out some of the regional Queensland events below!
5 to 6 Sep 2014
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.
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7 Sep 2014 Free Entry
The Fig Tree Markets are coordinated by the Keppel Coast Arts Council Incorporated; a not-for-profit community arts organisation.
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7 Sep 2014 Free Entry
The Discovery Coast Markets are held on the second and fourth Sunday of each month at the SES Grounds located between Agnes Water and Seventeen Seventy.
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13 Sep 2014 Free Entry
The Sarina Festival - A festival for the community - by the community. Free street party and free entry commences at 9am.
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14 Sep 2014
The Annual Gourmet in Gundy festival has been staged in Goondiwindi for the past 15 years. Showcasing weekend activities and events such as Gourmet in Focus Photography Exhibition, Junior Golf Tournament ,Tamborine Mt Cooking Class,Macintyre Aero Club Fly In, Goondiwindi Open Gun Shoot, The XXXX Cup Races and Sunwater Dragon Boat Races.
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19 to 21 Sep 2014 Free Entry
Capricorn Food and Wine Festival provides the premier event for Central Queensland and surrounding regions to showcase gourmet food and wine.
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19 to 28 Sep 2014 Free Entry
Toowoomba Carnival of Flowers is a cultural party featuring floral parade, food, wine, entertainment and all things spring! So come along and entice your senses at their iconic Grand Central Floral Parade, Ergon Energy Flower, Food and Wine Festival, Heritage Bank Live Concert Series, Kids Day Out and many more.
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20 Sep 2014
You don't forget the first time you experience the brutal power of a bull up close. Nothing else compares to watching first hand "Man against powerful beast".
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25 Sep to 2 Oct 2014
After the huge success of the Americas Cup in 2013, Kitefoiling has taken off and the first word tour with five Gold Cup events around the globe have been announced by the IKA/ISAF.
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28 Sep to 5 Oct 2014 Free Entry
Bundaberg region's largest and longest running competitive arts exhibition the Bundaberg Arts Festival, proudly presents the work of more than 150 artists during late September to early October.
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