Junee Events

Get sidetracked! There's so much happening in Junee, with activities and events to keep the whole family entertained. Check out our events calendar to find out what's on in Junee today!

 

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1 Aug

Music in the Museum

Music in the Museum will start at 11am at the Broadway Museum.

Musicians are encouraged to come along and play.

This event is held on the first Friday of each month.

Date: 1 Aug 2014
Location:Broadway Museum
2 Aug

Riverina Schoolboys Football Carnival

The 72nd Annual Riverina Schoolboy round robin carnival caters for Junior Rugby League teams from under 7s through to under 15s will be held at Laurie Daley Oval, Loftus Oval, Burns Park and Junee Showground - all located in Park Lane, Junee.

Entry forms will be available early June and entry numbers are limited to the number of teams that we have ground capacity for. Strictly first in for entries.

Laurie Daley will be joined by Andrew Ryan and Joe Galuvao amongst the visitors to the carnival this year. They will be located in the NRL tent, F on the map, between 9:30am and 11:30am

Games are conducted under Country Rugby League rules that applies to players, officials and spectators from 9:00am to 5.30pm. Players are advised to get there early for 9:00am kick-off.

Team entry forms are available from the Secretary, Lola Cummins. Phone 6924 1674 or 1411 095 960 for more information.

Spectator entry fee $5.

Pricing:$5.00
Date: 2 Aug 2014
Location:Laurie Daley Oval, Loftus Oval, Burns Park and Junee Showground - all located in Park Lane, Junee
3 Aug

Junee Rotary Farmers Market

Local produce available at the Junee Farmer's Market to be held on the first Sunday of each month.

Regular stall holders include wine, olives, cheese, bread and pastries, fresh fruit and vegetables, licorice and chocolate, organic free range beef, relishes and herbs.

Small producers or those with seasonal products are encouraged to contact the new organisers, Junee Rotary Club on 0429 315 837 or juneerotaryfarmersmarket@gmail.com. . Costs to the stallholder is $20 plus hire table and power.

Visit the Railway Cafe for great food and service as well as coffee and cakes. The friendly staff will greet you with a smile every day of the week. Open 9am till 5.30pm Daily. Open early on Farmers Market Day.

Date: 3 Aug 2014
Location:Railway Square, 8:30am-12:00pm
17 Aug

GasWorks Motorsport Inc & The Wagga District Car Club Inc Motorkhana

WDCC will be conducting a dirt/grass MKhana/KCross at Illabo Motorsport Complex

WDCC Illabo Motorkhana/Khanacross to be conducted at Illabo Motorsports Complex on 17 August 2014. Paperwork and scrutiny begins from 730am, event start at 9am. Any questions can be asked at the WDCC Facebook page or directed to Clerk of Course, Robert Mitchell, on 0422 049 546.

Anyone who is interested is invited to attend or participate. Free membership will be offered on the day for all new members. Further details can be found Here or Wagga District Car Club facebook page. CONTACT: Wayne Manwaring 0428 226420 or Peter Price 0410 462938

Date: 17 Aug 2014
Location:Illabo Showground
20 Aug

JBT AGM

All are welcome to attend. If you would like to be considered for a position on the Executive committee, please contact Nicole on 0422 767 667.

Date: 20 Aug 2014
Location:Junee Ex-Services Club
31 Aug

Bethungra Markets

Last Sunday of the Month

Stall holders contact

Gaylene on 0458 638 687

Site Fees - $10 per stall + $2 insurance

Date: 31 Aug 2014
Location:Bethungra Olde School T House
2 Sep

JUNEE SHIRE REGIONAL FESTIVALS & EVENTS

How to gain Maximum benefit Following the millennium drought and the recent downturn in manufacturing in Australia with the inevitable job losses in that sector, many regional towns are looking to the ‘visitor economy’ to strengthen their local economies. Deniliquin is one such town, in the Southern Riverina, which has been successful in attracting large numbers of visitors through presentation of events like ‘The Deni Ute Muster’, The Deni Blues and Roots Festival’ and the ‘Deni Fishing Classic’. These festivals contribute over $22 million each year to the local and regional economy. To gain maximum benefit from Festivals and Events it is vital that communities; 1. Identify a unique experience or event 2. Get whole of community support 3. Develop a Strategic Plan 4. Identify the target market and ensure that it is of sufficient size for the event to be sustainable. 5. Identify how you are going to engage with the market. 6. Encourage volunteerism in your community. 7. Start at a size you can manage, develop a program of continuous improvement and grow the event at a manageable rate

Pricing:$10.00pp
Date: 2 Sep 2014
Location:Athenium Theatre, Broadway Junee
3 Sep

AgVision

The AgVision Expo is... a biennial Agricultural Careers Day dedicated to inspire and inform Years 9-10 students of the range of careers available in agriculture, science and agri-business.

Students will discover.. . the different career opportunities which exist in this sector from industry experts. AgVision brings together industry, schools and communities.

What’s your vision of the future? The future of agriculture in Australia requires aspiring young minds.

AgVision is an innovative career-focused event which is the largest student agri-careers expo to be held in NSW in 2014.

AgVision workshops provide an insight into agricultural industries including; agricultural science and engineering, animal, veterinary and wine sciences, state-of-the-art technologies, fisheries, forestry and agri-business including finance, marketing, management and communication.

Over 320 students attended AgVision 2012. It is anticipated that 450 students from regional, metropolitan and interstate schools will attend in 2014.

AgVision 2014 will.. . Showcase a diverse range of rural-oriented career pathways and study patterns.

Engage students to experience first-hand agricultural trades, business and services in a practical learning environment.

Students select to attend 6 of the 45 practical workshops on offer.

Raise awareness of School-based Apprenticeships and Traineeships.

For further school enquiries please contact: Elaine Bunyan - elaine.bunyan@det.nsw.edu.au or Paul Anderson - paul.anderson47@det.nsw.edu.au.

For all other AgVision event enquiries contact: Sandra Heffernan or Debbie Pickles Junee High School - Phone: (02) 6924 1666

Pricing:$10.00 includes Lunch and Careers Guide
Date: 3 Sep 2014
Location:Junee High School
19 Sep

Junee Business Ball

Join Junee business owners and community Members for a formal Business Ball with Live Music and 3 Course Meal.

BYO Drinks.
Tickets on Sale Now Click Here
Contact: Nicole Barton on 0422 767 667
or email: business@visitjunee.com.au

More details to follow

Pricing:$95.00pp
Date: 19 Sep 2014
Location:Athenium Theatre, Broadway Junee
21 Sep

CAR BOOT SALE

In aid of 1200 klms for kids www.1200kmsforkids.com Contact Bernie - 0269284615 Gail - 0269228200 - 0427322800 Refreshments available Steak sandwiches, Sausage sizzle, hot and cold drinks

Pricing:$10.00 per site (free spectator entry)
Date: 21 Sep 2014
Location:Wantabadgery Memorial Hall Jewnee St, Wantabadgery
23 Sep

Business Breakfast- Apprenticeships/Traineeships

Time: 7:30am - 8:30am Join us for a 30 minute Session On Apprenticeships/Traineeships by Tim Phelps from GTES followed by breakfast. RSVP: By Friday 19th September 2014 to business@visitjunee.com.au

Pricing:JBT Members: $10.00pp Non Members: $15.00pp Includes Bacon & Eggs and Tea/Coffee
Date: 23 Sep 2014
Location:Junee Railway Cafe
6 Mar

Junee Rhythm 'n' Rail Festival

The Junee Rhythm n Rail festival has been announced as a Finalist in the 2014 NSW Inland Tourism Awards! Wish us luck at the Awards Dinner on the 27th July in Griffith!

ALL ABOARD! It's the Junee Rhythm 'n' Rail Festival!

The annual Junee Rhythm ‘n’ Rail Festival is a great way to discover everything Junee has to offer.  Getting sidetracked for a few days has never been so much fun with Steam Train Shuttles, excellent food, wine, music and more at the Junee festival.

The Junee Rhythm ‘n’ Rail Festival is one of the town’s biggest tourist attractionsJunee has a long and important rail heritage (including the early NSWGR days), which is celebrated during this three-day event. 

Enjoy the local produce and talent while getting sidetracked left, right and centre by a host of activities.

This Junee Festival is good ole fashioned fun!

Jump on one of the beautifully restored Trains for a trip down memory lane.  Take in the vintage car and Motor bike displays. Enjoy the fabulous live music scene.  Have a taste of the Bush Poets’ Breakfast. 

Organised and run by Junee businesses, community groups and individuals who volunteer their time, this is a festival that ticks all the boxes and gives you a true taste of Junee.

In March 2015, get sidetracked at the Qube Rhythm ‘n’ Rail Festival Junee.

Check out the photo gallery of the 2014 event!

Date: 6 Mar 2015
Location:Memorial Park, Junee