Welcome to the

Great Australian Round Up

Celebrating our farming heritage and supporting it’s future

The Great Australian Round up is a charity event, raising money for the Burrumbuttock Hay Runners and other vital rural services and is all about supporting Australia’s vital rural industries through awareness and fundraising efforts whilst providing an exciting, unique and new element to the Tamworth Country Music Festival for both tourists and locals. The Great Australian Round Up really has a little something for everyone!

The Great Australian Round up will kick off at 8am on Saturday the 19th of January and go through until late afternoon on Sunday 20th January 2019.


Showcasing all things that are Australian country, including Exhibitions and Australian Rural and Memorabilia from the Gunnedah Rural Museum.

The Main Event will kick off at 6pm on Saturday night with Internationally renowned Guy Mclean and his incredible stock horses as seen on Australia’s Got Talent. Followed by Australia’s Elite Rodeo Athletes from Broncs and Bulls to Barrel racing in a Rodeo extravaganza. Besides the excitement of rodeo action, The Great Australian Round Up Rodeo will tell a story of the heritage of rodeo in Australia, highlighting its importance in today’s rural communities. This is a Rodeo you do not want to miss!

During the day there will also be

  • National Finals of Ranch Sorting Australia National Championship Series
  • stockman’s challenge,
  • working dog trials,
  • whip cracking,
  • sheep shearing,
  • a ute, truck and antique machinery show,
  • bush poets and live music
  • trade stalls,

Waterslide 3plus so many family attractions, such as

  • waterslides and carnival rides.
  • baby farm animal petting zoo,
  • pony rides,
  • And did we mention a water slide!

FREE ENTRY to the Public between 8am and 4pm both days

Come on down and support our Farming Future, learn about what goes on behind the farm gate, all whilst having the time of your life, at The Great Australian Round Up.

Tickets available for the Main Event NOW. CLICK HERE TO BOOK NOW!