Get back to Blackall with an action-packed program at the Blackall Heartland Festival. The 3-day festival offers something for all ages with activities, workshops and tours on offer.
Join us for the official opening of Blackall Heartland Festival with loads of live entertainment on the main street, featuring Sara Storer, local legends, Red Ridge Band and Barry Mayne. While you enjoy the entertainment feast on dinner from market stalls and have a drink from the bar in the main street.
The Heartland Festival’s iconic event. The Challenge is based on the skills of the late Jackie Howe, who achieved his blade shearing record in Blackall in 1892. Get your team of 4 together and enjoy some old fashioned bush fun. Pre-registration preferred but you can register on the day
Don your finery and head to the Blackall Race Track for a full day of entertainment including a 6 race program, ‘Fashions of the Fields’, live music and dancing until late.
Have a flutter on a sheep race with the Annual Ewe Beaut races. You even have the chance to buy and name your own sheep. Who will win the final race?