Drovers Campfire 2019

24th - 28th April 2019

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PROPOSED IN 2019

 

Vintage Fashion Parade

Evening dresses through the times - Thursday at 3pm, $5 per person entry - Raffle and lucky door prizes. Sacred Heart School

Antique Machinery Parade & Antique Machinery Display

Friday, Saturday and Sunday afternoons will see some of our amazing machinery do a lap of the show ring followed by demonstrations of shearing, bag loading and other farm technology from the past.

Heavy Horses

This year there will be exhibitions of the power and skill of heavy horses and their owners on Friday and Saturday. There will also be a demonstration of horse shoeing.

Bingo

Wind down with afternoon Bingo in the Big Shed, will you be the lucky one? Sunday morning 11am - Boggabri Swimming Club

Your Health 

Healthwise will be doing free health checks on Friday, April 26th from 9.30am, no bookings necessary.
The Dementia van will also be on site Friday and Saturday and happy to talk to you about mental health. 

Happy Hour

Everyone loves happy hour. Gather around the fire daily at 4pm for a drink and the chance to meet your fellow campers and locals.

Walk-Up Acts 

Do you have a poem that your busting to share or a song that you need to sing? Sunday afternoon Walk-Up Acts is for you.  Register your act at the sound tent. *maximum of 15 minutes per act.

Tracks of Bushrangers and Troopers by Greg Powell

Thursday 12 noon - Friday 9am - Saturday 10am - Sunday 1pm

Bush Poets Session - Saturday Morning with Jacqui Warnock, BBQ breakfast will be available for purchase

Come and listen to some great bush tails from Narrabri local Jacqui

And much more:
  •  Wood Turning Demonstrations - Friday, Saturday and Sunday
  •  Paws up Dog Jump Display
  •  Boggabri Rural Museum (27 Brent Street, Boggabri) open Thursday, Friday, Saturday 10am - 12pm during Drovers Week.
  •  Entry $5 adults, $2 students & $10 family
  •  Local stalls on Friday, Saturday and Sunday
  •  FREE Santos gasfield site tours on Friday
Nightly Entertainment
  •  Steve McCauley and Rex Baldwin - Thursday night
  •  2 Gals - Friday night, from 6.30pm
  •  Saturday night Skits, 7pm
Other information to note:
  •  Drovers' Campfire Information Centre is located at the Showgrounds and operates during
    Drovers' Week ONLY - open from Wednesday, April 25th to Monday, April 30th
  •  Fresh Bread from Boggabri's "Hopalong Bakery" will be available daily at Drovers' from the Information Centre
  •  Local Shopper Docket promotion will again be operating in conjunction with local businesses; great nightly prize draws