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Big Skies Festival

April 28 @ 9:00 am - May 6 @ 11:30 pm

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The sky is the limit for attendees of the first Big Skies festival in Western Downs – a seven-day event offering plenty of country fare, flair and internationally-acclaimed musical acts.

Over the seven days festival-goers can partake in a variety of free and paid events suitable for foodies, families and fashion-lovers alike, with out of town visitors having the option of camping packages at Jimbour Station.

The hero of the weeklong event is ‘Day on the Plain’ on Saturday 5 May, which boasts some of Australia’s biggest household names; The Eurogliders, Wendy Matthews, Joe Camilleri and The Black Sorrows, Glenn Shorrock, Richard Clapton, Frankie J Holden and Wilbur Wilde.

From long lunches to Cappadocia-inspired Hot Air Balloons, Cinemas Under the Stars to Dalby Picnic Race Day – there is something for everyone.

Below is the schedule for the festival (running from 28 April-6 May):

  • Saturday, 28 April – Dalby Picnic Races
  • Wednesday, 2 May – Dalby Sales Yard Tour
  • Wednesday, 2 May & Thursday 3 May – Cinema Under the Stars
  • Thursday, 3 May & Friday, 4 May – Camp Oven Experience
  • Friday, 4 May – Big Night Sky – Guided Tour of the Galaxy
  • Saturday, 5 May – Day on the Plain music concert
  • Sunday, 6 May – Hot Air Balloon Breakfast
  • Sunday, 6 May – Hot Air Balloon Ride
  • Sunday, 6 May – Food and Fibre

For more information about each of the events and accommodation options visit: http://www.bigskies2018.com.au

Details

Start:
April 28 @ 9:00 am
End:
May 6 @ 11:30 pm
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.bigskies2018.com.au/

Venue

Jimbour House
86 Jimbour Station Rd, Jimbour East Queensland 4406 Australia
Phone:
1300 268 624
Website:
https://www.bigskies2018.com.au/

Organizer

Western Downs Regional Council
Phone:
1300 268 624
Email:
info@wdrc.qld.gov.au
Website:
http://www.wdrc.qld.gov.au/
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