Drovers Campfire 2018

25th - 30th April 2018

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PROPOSED IN 2018

Ranger Nick camp oven cooking demonstrations Friday and Saturday (3 sessions each day)

Vintage Fashion Parade

Uniforms through the Years - Thursday at 3.30pm, $5 per person entry - Raffle and lucky door prizes. Sacred Heart School

Antique Machinery Parade & Antique Machinery Display

Thursday, Friday and Saturday 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

Narrabri Health Wise

Will be doing free health checks on Friday, April 28th from 9.30am, no bookings necessary.

Happy Hour

Everyone loves happy hour. Gather around the fire on Friday afternoon for a drink and the chance to meet your fellow campers and locals.

Damper Cooking and Demonstrations

Learn how to make damper on an open fire on Friday and Saturday.

Pony Club Demonstration

Boggabri Pony Club will stage a display of their skills in the show ring.

Bush Poets Session - Friday Morning, BBQ breakfast will be available

Open to all those amateur bush poets, keen to “have a go”!

And much more:
  •  Wood Turning Demonstrations - Friday, Saturday and Sunday
  •  Kid Kite Making - Saturday
  •  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
  •  Boggabri Meats will again be making deliveries to Drovers, Wednesday to Saturday
  •  FREE Santos gasfield site tours on Thursday and Friday
Nightly Entertainment
  •  Tom Maxwell, back by popular demand - Friday night
  •  2 Gals - Saturday night, from 7pm
  •  Dale Duncan, Tamworth based country singer, Friday afternoon and Saturday
  •  Saturday night Skits, 6pm - 7pm
Other information to note:
  •  Drovers' Campfire Information Centre is located at the Showgrounds and operates during
    Drovers' Week ONLY - open from Wednesday, April 26th to Monday, May 1st
  •  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