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Events Calendar

There's never a dull moment in our region. Find out what's happening or submit your own event below!

Some regular events may not be operating over holiday periods - please check directly with the organiser using the contact details in the listing. 

August 2022

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This listing is a free service provided by Council – information is provided by event organisers. Council cannot guarantee the accuracy of information provided.

Submit a new event here

*Submitting an event via the online form:

  • please use 24 hour time (eg. 16:00 not 4:00pm)
  • once an event has been submitted it can take up to 3 business days before it appears in the calendar.

For recurrent events, such as weekly and monthly events, view our list of regular events here.

One-off events:

Join us for the Vietnam Veterans Day Commemoration starting 10am at Edkins Park.
Date: 18-08-2022
Time: 10:00 to 10:30
Location: Edkins Park
Speak to the team about health checks, feeding support, immunisation, hearing and vision, parenting programs, puberty information, bet wetting and incontinence.
Date: 19-08-2022
Time: 08:00 to 17:00
Location: Eagle Street
Longreach Girl Guides wanted to make a change to reduce landfill by decreasing takeaway cups for our community.
Date: 19-08-2022
Time: 07:00 to 20:00
Location: Longreach Region
Stonehenge Bushman's Carnival is a once a year event, a fun packed weekend with something for the whole family. A must stop for everyone from far and wide. More information to follow.
Date: 19-08-2022 to 21-08-2022 (Daily)
Time: 12:00 to 17:00
Location: Stonehenge
An athletics carnival for athletes across Queensland, aged 4 and up. Enjoy a one and a half day event in Longreach for the Outback Sunset Carnival's 20th year.
Date: 20-08-2022 to 21-08-2022 (Daily)
Time: 08:30 to 17:30
Location: Longreach Athletics Club - 22 Jabiru Street
Free session on how to access e-resources + games! Morning tea provided.
Date: 22-08-2022
Time: 09:00 to 11:00
Location: Longreach Community Library
A wrap up dinner after the GroWQ Innovation Expo to celebrate the livestock industry.
Date: 23-08-2022
Time: 18:30 to 23:00
Location: The Branch Cafe
GroWQ Innovation Expo in conjunction with AgForce.
Talk, trade displays and technology.
Date: 23-08-2022
Time: 08:30 to 17:00
Location: Longreach Showgrounds
Calling all Seniors! Come along to the Longreach Memorial Pool for a free aqua aerobics session as part of Longreach Regional Council's Seniors Month!
Date: 23-08-2022
Time: 10:30 to 12:00
Location: Longreach Memorial Pool
Date claimer for the annual Longreach Yellowbelly Fishing Classic! More details to follow.
Date: 26-08-2022 to 28-08-2022 (Daily)
Time: 09:00 to 17:00
Location: Apex Park
An event dedicated to all the women living in remote, rural places to get together, share stories and empower each other!
Date: 27-08-2022
Time: 11:00 to 15:00
Location: Longreach Showgrounds
The Longreach Brolga Girl Guides will be wearing the same clothes from the 1st September till 3rd September without showering.
Date: 01-09-2022 to 03-09-2022 (Daily)
Time: 07:00 to 23:00
Location: Longreach Region
Longreach Tennis Club Men's & Ladies Doubles and Mixed Doubles Tournament
Date: 03-09-2022 to 04-09-2022 (Daily)
Location: Longreach Tennis Club
11km walk, run, ride from Longreach Railway Station to Longway Station, in support of Cystic Fibrosis Queensland. BBQ breakfast, raffles and Father's Day celebration cake on arrival to Longway.
Date: 04-09-2022
Time: 06:30 to 10:30
Location: Longreach Railway Station
Head over to the Longreach Railway Station for a kebab! The Kebab Van is returning to Longreach for 3 days.
Date: 09-09-2022 to 11-09-2022 (Daily)
Time: 10:00 to 20:00
Location: Longreach Railway Station
Longreach Rodeo, an event for the whole family with food, bar and stalls plus entertainment after the rodeo until midnight.
Date: 10-09-2022
Time: 16:00 to 24:00
Location: Longreach Showgrounds
Everybody welcome to our Open Day at the SES Base in Longreach.
Date: 10-09-2022
Time: 10:00 to 14:00
Location: SES Base
Head over to the Longreach Railway Station for a kebab! The Kebab Van is returning to Longreach for 3 days.
Date: 19-09-2022 to 21-09-2022 (Daily)
Time: 10:00 to 20:00
Location: Longreach Railway Station
Mark your calendars for an afternoon out in Longreach at the Racecourse!
Date: 24-09-2022
Time: 12:00 to 17:00
Location: Longreach Racecourse
Join this year's Flyers Ball for a great night to support an important service.
Date: 08-10-2022
Time: 17:00 to 23:59
Location: Longreach Showgrounds
Trivia Night and Art Auction
Date: 14-10-2022
Location: Our Lady's Catholic Primary School
The Isisford annual race day with 5 race program, live entertainment and bar/canteen.
Date: 22-10-2022
Time: 12:00 to 23:59
Location: Isisford Racecourse and Showground
Mark your calendars for an afternoon out in Longreach at the Racecourse!
Date: 01-11-2022
Time: 12:00 to 17:00
Location: Longreach Racecourse
Watch the local fire fighters battle it out in skills and drills with a 1934 Dennis fire engine.
Date: 28-11-2022
Time: 19:00 to 22:00
Location: Eagle Street, corner of Post Office & Commercial Hotel