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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9 May

You, me and Junee Open Day(s)

Celebrating Junee!

During the month of May, we will be celebrating the wealth of tourism product and experiences Junee Shire has to offer and we would like you to come along for the ride!

Held in conjunction with participating local businesses, the May Junee Open Days provide an opportunity for;

- RESIDENTS to invite their family and friends to Junee and/or

- VISITORS to reunite with their friends and family in Junee and together, rediscover the hidden gems located in our very own backyard. 

RESIDENTS of Junee (and your visiting family and friends) are invited to partake in the Junee Open Day event(s) by: 

• Saying, yes! I am a proud AMBASSADOR of Junee and I will help to promote our town and stimulate the local economy by inviting my friends and family to visit on any Saturday(s) or Sunday(s) in May 2015

• Taking my party of three (3) or more into one of the participating businesses (named below) where I will be able to enjoy their unique offer and REDEEM A $10 DISCOUNT in exchange for supporting the community. For more information on individual offers, please enquire in store.

• DOWNLOADING AND PRINTING your unique $10 voucher to take with you. Click here to go through to the Riverina Localist website where you can redeem your voucher. TIP: You'll need to select "Junee" from the drop down menu and press search.

• SHARING your experience online via Instagram.com/youmeandjunee or Facebook.com/visitjunee and engaging with us using #YouMeandJunee.  

Drop in and say hello to support the following participating businesses during the month of May 2015. 

For more information on the Junee Open Day(s), the offers available to you or ‘You, me and Junee’ please contact Junee Shire Council staff on 02 6924 8100. 

Pricing:Various
Date: 9 May 2015
Location:Participating venues in Junee
31 May

Bethungra Markets

You, me and... Bethungra!

Held at the Olde School Tea House on the last Sunday of the Month from 8am to 4pm.

Stall holders contact: Gaylene on 0458 638 687

Site Fees - $10 per stall + $2 insurance

 

 

Date: 31 May 2015
Location:Bethungra T House, 50 Baylis St, Bethungra
5 Jun

Music in the Museum

Music, music!

WHERE: Broadway Museum, Junee

TIME: from 11am

Musicians are encouraged to come along and play.

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

Date: 5 Jun 2015
Location:Broadway Museum, Junee
5 Jun

6029 Southern Winter Steam Safari

The Beyer-Garratt is coming!

Winter is the best time to experience steam in all its glory and this tour features the largest operating steam locomotive in the Southern Hemisphere — 6029 City of Canberra — hauling heritage carriages, recreating the majesty of classic rail tours.

 

THE JUNEE LEG 

Saturday, 6 June 2015

6029 will service and stable at the Junee Railway Roundhouse & Museum overnight. A photo-session on the turntable will be held during the evening. The museum will be open for train visitors, model railway viewing and tours of roundhouse. For more information on either event, please contact the Museum on (02) 6924 2909.

For information on the shuttles services running between Wagga Wagga and both Bowmen and Uranquinty, please contact the Canberra Railway Museum.

Sunday, 7 June 2015

Sunday starts with a BBQ breakfast at the Roundhouse.

Again, for information on the shuttles services, please contact the Canberra Railway Museum.

Monday, 8 June 2015

The return trip to Canberra departs Junee at 6.00am.

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The above content is courtesy of the Canberra Railway Museum website. To view the complete 4 day itinerary, please click here.

To buy tickets, please click here.

Pricing:Various
Date: 5 Jun 2015
Location:Various
7 Jun

Junee Farmer's Market

Bring your tastebuds to Junee and the Farmers Market!

Local produce is 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. This market child friendly with amusements and local musicians to entertain the crowds.

Small producers or those with seasonal products are encouraged to contact the organiser, Junee Rotary, on 0429 315 837. Costs to the stallholder is $20 plus hire table and power. Any raffle money will go to improvement and advertising, or to an approved charity.

Time: 8:00am - 12:30pm

Contact: Des on 0414 499 395 or email juneerotaryfarmersmarket@gmail.com

Roads will be closed from 7am to 12:30pm.

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 :)

Pricing:Free
Date: 7 Jun 2015
Location:Railway Square, Junee
28 Jun

Bethungra Markets

You, me and... Bethungra!

Held at the Olde School Tea House on the last Sunday of the Month from 8am to 4pm.

Stall holders contact: Gaylene on 0458 638 687

Site Fees - $10 per stall + $2 insurance

 

Date: 28 Jun 2015
Location:Bethungra T House, 50 Baylis St, Bethungra
3 Jul

Music in the Museum

Music, music!

WHERE: Broadway Museum, Junee

TIME: from 11am

Musicians are encouraged to come along and play.

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

Date: 3 Jul 2015
Location:Brodway Museum, Junee
5 Jul

Junee Farmer's Market

Bring your tastebuds to Junee and the Farmers Market!

Local produce is 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. This market child friendly with amusements and local musicians to entertain the crowds.

Small producers or those with seasonal products are encouraged to contact the organiser, Junee Rotary, on 0429 315 837. Costs to the stallholder is $20 plus hire table and power. Any raffle money will go to improvement and advertising, or to an approved charity.

Time: 8:00am - 12:30pm

Contact: Des on 0414 499 395 or email juneerotaryfarmersmarket@gmail.com

Roads will be closed from 7am to 12:30pm.

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 :)

Pricing:Free
Date: 5 Jul 2015
Location:Railway Square, Junee
1 Aug

Riverina Schoolboys Football Carnival

Footy fans, its that time of year again!

The 73rd 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.

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.

CONTACT: 6924 1674 or 0411 095 960

COST: Spectator entry fee $5

Date: 1 Aug 2015
Location:Junee Showground, Junee
2 Aug

Junee Farmer's Market

Bring your tastebuds to Junee and the Farmers Market!

Local produce is 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. This market child friendly with amusements and local musicians to entertain the crowds.

Small producers or those with seasonal products are encouraged to contact the organiser, Junee Rotary, on 0429 315 837. Costs to the stallholder is $20 plus hire table and power. Any raffle money will go to improvement and advertising, or to an approved charity.

Time: 8:00am - 12:30pm

Contact: Des on 0414 499 395 or email juneerotaryfarmersmarket@gmail.com

Roads will be closed from 7am to 12:30pm.

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 :)

Pricing:Free
Date: 2 Aug 2015
Location:Railway Square, Junee
10 Oct

Illabo Show

Illabo Show is turning 95 and you're invited!

The 95th Annual Illabo show will be held at the Illabo Showground from Saturday 10 October to Sunday 11 October.

Schedules are available on the website.

CONTACT: Leanne Belling on 0428 245 468 or visit www.illabo.org.au

Date: 10 Oct 2015
Location:Illabo Showground, Illabo
24 Oct

Junee Show

Roll up, roll up to Junee Show!

This is a family show with free entertainment for the children so mum and dad can enjoy the show too.

  • Ring events
  • Cattle judging
  • Goats
  • Poultry
  • Pavilion with displays
  • Sideshows
  • Sand Castle
  • Mummy Wrap
  • Free Wall Climbing
  • Junee Showgirl Competition with lots of prizes to be won and for runners up as well.

TIME: 9:00am to 9:00pm

COST: Adults $10, Children $2, Seniors and Aged Pensioners $5

CONTACT: Jenny Griffin on 0439 418 379 or (02) 6924 2669. E: juneeshow@bigpond.com

Date: 24 Oct 2015
Location:Junee Showgrounds, Park Lane, Junee
13 Feb

Wind in the Roundhouse Concert

Don't miss the magic that is Wind in the Roundhouse!

Junee Shire Arts Council presents the annual Wind in the Roundhouse concert on Saturday 13 February from 7.00pm.

The venue is the Junee Railway Roundhouse, Harold Street, Junee.

Ticket prices are TBC.

Refreshments will be available for purchase from 6.00pm.

Guests are asked to please bring their own chairs.

CONTACT: Lola Cummins on (02) 6924 1674

 

Pricing:TBC
Date: 13 Feb 2016
Location:Junee Railway Roundhouse, Junee