Barcaldine Tree of Knowledge Festival Program 2021

 

 

Friday 30 April 2021

Time

Event

Hosted by

Location

Ticketed event

6.00pm – 11.00pm

GURRUGURRU (Everyone coming together)

Featuring:

  • Matya: A showcase theatrical performance story of the sun, moon and eclipse
  • Entertainment by Busby Marou
  • Food stalls
  • Bar operating

Barcaldine Regional Council, Australian Workers Heritage Centre with Central West Aboriginal Corporation and Red Ridge Interior

Australian Workers Heritage Centre, 127 Oak Street

Ticketed event

  • $20.00 per adult
  • $10.00 per child (under 18 years of age)
  • $50.00 for a family (two adults and unlimited children)

Online bookings

Saturday 1 May 2021

Time

Event

Hosted by

Location

Ticketed event

8.00am – 12.30pm 

MARKETS
Featuring:

  • A variety of stalls
  • All stallholders most welcome
  • Music and entertainment
  • Food and drinks available

Book a stall:
If you would like to have a stall please contact Sandy Chilcott on 07 4651 1518 or 0427 512 161. 
Costs: $10.00 per stall. 

Sacred Heart Parish

Tree of Knowledge Precinct, Oak Street 

Free event

12.00pm – 6.00pm 

TREE OF KNOWLEDGE CUP RACE MEETING
Featuring:

  • TAB and Bookmakers on course
  • Food available and bar operating
  • Fashions on the Field

Barcaldine Racing
Club

Barcaldine Racecourse, Wilga Street

TBC

6.00pm

STRIKERS’ TOWN PARTY

Featuring:

  • Entertainment by Casey Barnes
  • Goat Racing
  • Light Horse Troop
  • Food stalls
  • Bar operating

Barcaldine Regional Council

Barcaldine Showground, Wilga Street

Ticketed event

  • $20.00 per adult
  • $10.00 per child (under 18 years of age)
  • $50 per family (two adults, unlimited children)

Online bookings

Sunday 2 May 2021

Time

Event

Hosted by

Location

Ticketed event

7.00am – 6.00pm

BARCY REVFEST – EIGHTH MILE, OUTBACK STYLE

Featuring:

  • Eighth Mile Drag Racing
  • Food available and bar operating

Nominations via website

Barcaldine Motorsport Association

Barcaldine Airport, Bottlebrush Avenue

TBC

 

9.00am - 10.00am

 

ECUMENICAL SERVICE

Featuring:

  • Morning tea
  • Music

Barcaldine Churches Together

Barcaldine Town Park, Beech Street

Free event


9.30am – 12.30pm

BARCALDINE MUSEUM MINIATURE TRAINS

Featuring:

  • Food and drinks available
  • Train rides (Covered shoes MUST be worn on the train)

Barcaldine and District Historical Museum

Barcaldine Museum, Gidyea Street

$1.00 per ride or $10.00 family pass (unlimited rides for kids of one family)

 

12.00pm – 12.00am

JUNIOR AND SENIOR RUGBY LEAGUE

12.00pm: Junior cluster
6.00pm: Senior game – Barcaldine Sandgoannas vs Alpha Brumbies

Featuring:

  • Food available and bar operating

Barcaldine Rugby League Club

Barcaldine Showground, Wilga Street

TBC

Monday 3 May 2021

Time

Event

Hosted by

Location

Ticketed event

10.00am – 2.30pm

MAY DAY MARCH AND CELEBRATIONS

Featuring:

  • Labour Day march and parade at 10.00am
  • Family entertainment and games
  • Food and drinks available
  • Light Horse Troop

The May Day Committee invites everyone – young, old, children, adults, sporting organisations, businesses, hospital and schools to enter a float in the May Day March. 

Nominations
To participate please complete the Nomination Form prior to the procession. Forms are available from Barcaldine News and Travel, Barcaldine Pharmacy, Barcaldine Post Office and the Barcaldine Tree of Knowledge Festival website, www.treeofknowledge.com.au.

Participates to assemble at 9.30am at the Barcaldine Showground.

May Day Committee

Barcaldine Showgroundpast the Tree of Knowledge to the Australian Workers Heritage Centre via Willow Street entrance

 

Free event