Barcaldine's May Day March and Procession

Monday 1 May 2017

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

Prizes available for:

  • Best Decorated Float
  • Best Decorated Business Float
  • Most Original Float
  • Most Humorous Float
  • Best Sporting Float
  • Best May Day Theme Float
  • Best Decorated Animal or Animal Drawn
  • Best Decorated Bicycle or Scooter for Boys or Girls
  • Special Awards for Children
  • May Day Princess
  • 50 yard dash - primary school student boy/girl
  • 100 yard dash - secondary school student male/female
  • 100 yard dash - adults male/female

To be eligible for these prizes a Nomination Form must be completed prior to the procession. Click here to download. Nomination Forms are also available at Barcaldine News & Travel.

Return forms to Gay Gesch at 23 Yew Street (leave in mail box) or email to


9.30am    Assemble Cnr Ash and Willow Streets
10.00am  Procession to commence
Conclude at the Showgrounds

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