Celebrate the Cunnamulla Fella Festival

Experience a fair dinkum outback celebration.

Immerse yourself in outback culture and celebrate the Cunnamulla Fella Festival from Friday, 30 August to Sunday, 1 September.

The 2019 festival celebrates all things country including cowboys, bull riders, shearers, stockmen and more.

Headlining the event is Australian country music superstar, Adam Brand.

Brand, a 12-time Golden Guitar winning artist will perform on Saturday, 31 August, supported by three-piece country band Redneck Gentleman, singer-songwriter Dani Young and performer Cathy Drummond.

Also in attendance will be Australian whip-cracker Walter Whip, acclaimed magician Cosentino and the Trick Riding Thrillsters performing the ‘globe of death’ motorbike spectacle.

There’s plenty for all members of the family to enjoy with a three-day junior rodeo school, the Cunnamulla Fella Festival Rodeo, sheep dog displays, sheep shearing, woodchopping, a ute muster, barrel racing, a Professional Bull Riders event and a full program for kids.

Visit the Cunnamulla Fella Festival website for more information including show times and tickets.

Who is the Cunnamulla Fella?

The Cunnamulla Fella is the spirit of the outback. He has been forever immortalised as a statue standing tall in the main street of Cunnamulla and in song by Stan Coster and Slim Dusty. The song pays tribute to the fellas of the region, the shearers, ringers, bushman and more.

Where is Cunnamulla:

Located 780km west of Brisbane and 140km north of the New South Wales border, Cunnamulla is perched on the banks of the Warrego River and is accessible by road, rail and air.

  • Road: Start your own road trip or travel by coach and book with Bus Queensland.
  • Air: Fly with REX (Regional Express Airlines), for bookings visit rex.com.au.
  • Rail: Travel from Brisbane across the Great Diving Range to Charleville on a historic Westlander train and connect with a rail service to Cunnamulla. Visit Queensland Rail Travel for more details.

Win a Cunnamulla Fella Festival family experience

RACQ Living is giving one lucky member the chance to win a family experience at the Cunnamulla Fella Festival, plus a meet and greet with Australian country musician Adam Brand.

The prize includes one Weekend Family Pass, valued at $295, and a Chute Tour (includes meet and greet with Adam Brand), valued at $480.

The total prize value is $775 (inclusive of GST).

Competition ends 5pm, 14 August, 2019. Good luck!

Enter now