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Channel Country Challenge, Campdraft, Gymkhana and Rodeo

Enjoy an action packed long weekend, at Thargomindah Rodeo Grounds. Featuring horse events, music, great food and bar all weekend. More details to follow in the New Year. 0746218095 / 0746218000 Visit Website
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Thargomindah

Channel Country Music Muster

Five days of Bootscootn’, Toetappin’, Country and Western, Channel Country Music Muster. Come and listen to some of the best bush balladeers in Australia and participate in the activities and entertainment on offer at the Thargomindah Rodeo Grounds. With plenty of Camping spots available right there amongst all the activity, you wont have to miss […] 0417981640 / 0746218095 Visit Website
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Thargomindah

Desert Gateway Dirt Bike Tours

Follow in the footsteps of Burke and Wills and explore some of the country’s most untouched and unique tracks where very few dare to venture on their dirt bike tours. From heritage-listed pubs to red desert sand dunes and camping on the mighty Bulloo River, you’ll traverse through private properties, rocky escarpments, the iconic dog […] 0400004123 Visit Website
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Thargomindah

Dowling Track

The Dowling Track – a journey of discovery. Travel in the footsteps of Vincent James Dowling and other early pioneers over 100 years ago discovered this area, known as the “Plains of Promise”- people travelled the track looking for a new life and new opportunities. The Australian author, Henry Lawson walked from Bourke to Hungerford […] 0746218095 Visit Website
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Thargomindah

Hydro Power Plant

In 1891 drilling commenced on a bore to supply Thargomindah with water and in 1893 an exceptionally good supply was struck at 808 meters (2650 feet) with the water at 84 degrees Celsius. The bore was the source of energy for Australia’s first hydroelectric scheme to produce street lighting when in 1893 Thargomindah’s streets were […] 0746218095 Visit Website
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Thargomindah

Lake Bindegolly National Park

Lake Bindegolly National Park is a remote but accessible park on the edge of Queensland’s channel country. This park is a bird and sunset-watcher’s paradise, distinguished by desert landscapes, a string of salt and freshwater lakes, thousands of waterbirds and a rare tree. Acacia ammophila, a large gidgee-like tree with golden flowers clustered in balls, […] 137468 Visit Website
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Thargomindah

Leahy Historical House

Leahy House was built around 1885 out of locally made Bulloo River mud bricks, with the original deed to the house made out to the Thargomindah Newspaper Company. From there, the house was purchased by Sir Sydney Kidman in the early 1900s. Sir Kidman owned several stations in the region. However, he never lived in […] 0746218095 Visit Website
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Thargomindah

Music in the Mulga

Music In The Mulga is a Country Music Festival like no other and is an annual event. The festival is being held in The Country Music Capital of Queensland, Thargomindah, South West Queensland. This unique festival of four days full of great country and country rock music has the atmosphere of a large family gathering […] 0488333544 Visit Website
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Thargomindah

Old Hospital

The foundation stone for the erection of this medical outpost was laid in February 1888. The facility included an eight bed ward, two rooms for the Matron and her family, a surgery, and a dispensary. There was also a brick kitchen and ablution block behind the hospital. A shelter stood to the west for the […] 0746218095 Visit Website
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