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Our weekly events newsletter

Want to stay up to date with everything happening in our region? Subscribe to ‘What’s On’; our fortnightly events newsletter, published every second Thursday, emailed directly to your inbox.

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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 the holdiay period - please check directly with the organiser using the contact details in the listing. 

February 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.

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*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:

Be part of the biggest National Cane Toad Busters event! Log your catches online and be in the race to win some fun prizes!
Date: 24-01-2022 to 30-01-2022 (Daily)
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Time: 00:00 to 00:00
Location: N/A Online
Join us at the Ilfracombe Rec Centre to reflect, respect and celebrate our history, both its highs and its lows. Free lunch and dinner, cricket, tarp slide plus so much more!
Date: 26-01-2022
Time: 10:00 to 19:00
Location: Ilfracombe - Rec Centre
Join us at the Isisford Pool and Whitman's Memorial Park to reflect, respect and celebrate our history, both its highs and its lows. Free breakfast and pool entry.
Date: 26-01-2022
Time: 07:30 to 15:00
Location: Isisford Town Park
Join us at the Longreach Memorial Pool to reflect, respect and celebrate our history, both its highs and its lows. Free breakfast and lunch, inflatable water park, tarp slide plus so much more!
Date: 26-01-2022
Time: 8:00 to 14:00
Location: Longreach Memorial Pool
Seniors come on down to the Wellshot Hotel for lunch on Council! It's time to celebrate all you have done to build our community into what it is today.
Date: 26-01-2022
Time: 12:00 to 14:00
Location: Wellshot Hotel
Seniors come on down to the Longreach RSL for lunch on Council! It's time to celebrate all you have done to build our community into what it is today.
Date: 26-01-2022
Time: 12:00 to 14:00
Location: Longreach RSL
First, second, third and booster dose vaccinations are available at all CWHHS clinics. Appointments for children aged 5-11 years are available from Saturday 15 January onward.
Date: 28-01-2022 to 29-01-2022 (Daily)
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Time: 08:00 to 17:00
Location: Longreach Regional Council - Civic Centre
Join us at the Yaraka Pool and Hotel to reflect, respect and celebrate our history, both its highs and its lows. Free dinner and pool entry.
Date: 29-01-2022
Time: 15:30 to 20:00
Location: Yaraka Hotel
Head down to the Longreach RSL for its annual 'Meet & Greet', the biggest & best party in town! Live band Shenanigans, cocktail bar & lounge, party food available all night. 18+ Event.
Date: 29-01-2022
Time: 15:00 to 00:00
Location: Longreach RSL
The Ilfracombe Picnic Race Club Annual General Meeting will be held at the Wellshot Hotel on Monday 31 January 2022 from 6:30pm. All are welcome.
Date: 31-01-2022
Time: 18:30 to 19:30
Location: Wellshot Hotel
The IIRDA is holding its annual general meeting on Thursday 03 February 2022. Come along and join our progress association doing great things for Isisford! Council Budget Wish-list to be discussed.
Date: 03-02-2022
Time: 17:00 to 19:00
Location: Longreach Regional Council - Isisford Branch Office
The Isisford Fishing Committee would like to invite you to its Annual General Meeting. There's a lot to talk about for the upcoming 20 year anniversary of the Isisford Fishing Comp!
Date: 09-02-2022
Time: 17:30 to 18:30
Location: Longreach Regional Council - Isisford Branch Office
We are bringing the Queensland Symphony Orchestra to you.
Free LIVESTREAMS in Longreach, Ilfracombe and Isisford.
Saturday 12 February 2022 at 7.30pm
Date: 12-02-2022
Time: 19:30 to 21:30
Location: Edkins Park
LEOTARD combines video, song and dance with absurd physical comedy to create a joyous celebration of performance, body-positivity & glitter. 18+ Event, BYO.
Date: 17-02-2022
Time: 19:00 to 20:10
Location: Longreach Regional Council - Civic Centre
Rugby League Carnival 9's. Come along to watch some of the best Rugby League in the Central West! Bar and canteen will be operating.
Date: 19-02-2022
Time: 9:00 to 11:00
Location: Longreach Showgrounds
Speak to Central West Health at the Isisford Primary Health Clinic about feeding support, hearing & vision, immunisations, parenting programs, puberty information plus much more!
Date: 25-02-2022
Time: 10:00 to 13:30
Location: Longreach Arts and Cultural Association
Maskerade Meet & Mingle - 7pm
Wellshot Hotel, 20 Main Avenue Ilfracombe Qld 4727
Live Music: Quiet Carolina
Games, Prizes, Drink Specials & Platters to Share
Courtesy Bus
Date: 26-02-2022
Time: 19:00 to 24:00
Location: Wellshot Hotel
The 2022 QCTA Central Zone DTL Carnival is fast approaching! Make sure you roll up your swag (or air conditioned Caravan) and head for Ilfracombe, this will be one event not to be missed!
Date: 26-02-2022 to 27-02-2022 (Daily)
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Time: 08:30 to 17:00
Location: Ilfracombe Clay Target Club
Come along to the Women of the World - Western Queensland Festival for a glorious fusion of conversations, keynotes, workshops, performances and exhibitions.
Date: 04-03-2022 to 06-03-2022 (Daily)
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Time: 07:00 to 18:00
Location: Longreach Regional Council - Civic Centre
A showcase of the amazing barrel racing talent in Queensland, right in the heart of the Outback. The Outback Stars Barrel Racing Spectacular event is open to all!
Date: 11-03-2022 to 12-03-2022 (Daily)
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Time: 08:30 to 17:00
Location: Australian Stockman's Hall of Fame & Outback Heritage Centre
Build your report and writing skills so you can easily produce well-presented and effective reports that are fit for purpose in this 2 day online workshop with Dr. Camilla Myers.
Date: 14-03-2022 to 15-03-2022 (Daily)
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Time: 10:00 to 15:00
Location: N/A Online
Mark your calendars for the first Longreach Race Day of the year! More information to follow.
Date: 19-03-2022
Time: 12:00 to 17:00
Location: Longreach Racecourse
Mark your calendars for an afternoon out in Longreach at the Racecourse! More information to follow.
Date: 23-04-2022
Time: 12:00 to 17:00
Location: Longreach Racecourse
2 days of non-stop rodeo action! Live entertainment, BBQ demonstrations, food, outback traders and much more!
Date: 30-04-2022 to 01-05-2022 (Daily)
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Time: 08:30 to 00:00
Location: Longreach Showgrounds
✨ Save the Date! ✨ The annual Blackall Show is now scheduled for the weekend of the 6-7 May 2022 at the Blackall Showgrounds. Live music, children's rides, food vans, competitions, displays and more!
Date: 06-05-2022 to 07-05-2022 (Daily)
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Time: 23:00 to 17:00
Location: Blackall Show Grounds
Mark your calendars for an afternoon out in Longreach at the Racecourse! More information to follow.
Date: 07-05-2022
Time: 12:00 to 17:00
Location: Longreach Racecourse
Enjoy a three course 1920s inspired sit-down dinner under the stars in front of the Qantas Hangar. During the evening guests will be entertained by local performances and fireworks.
Date: 27-05-2022
Time: 18:00 to 00:00
Location: Qantas Founders Outback Museum
Mark your calendars for an afternoon out in Longreach at the Racecourse! More information to follow.
Date: 04-06-2022
Time: 12:00 to 17:00
Location: Longreach Racecourse
An outback show for all your camping and caravanning needs at the Longreach Tourist Park. Over 200 exhibitors from across Australia right in your own back yard of Longreach. More information to follow
Date: 15-06-2022 to 19-06-2022 (Daily)
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Time: 09:00 to 16:00
Location: Longreach Tourist Park
Somerset Storyfest is a two-day writers festival in Longreach, delivering a series of literary experiences along with workshops and opportunities for budding readers and writers alike.
Date: 28-07-2022
Time: 09:00 to 17:00
Location: Longreach Showgrounds
This year marks 20 years of the Isisford Fishing Comp. This a great milestone for the club and all of the supporters and competitors who have been a part of our wonderful family event over the years.
Date: 29-07-2022 to 31-07-2022 (Daily)
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Time: 07:00 to 22:00
Location: Oma Waterhole
This over 18s, “Not to be Missed” Gala Night will see proceeds towards two essential Charities: the Royal Flying Doctors Service (QLD Section) & Ageing in the Outback – ‘Jessamine Place, Winton’.
Date: 13-08-2022
Time: 17:30 to 00:00
Location: Winton Shire Hall
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)
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Time: 12:00 to 17:00
Location: Stonehenge