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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September 2015
6 Sep

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: 6 Sep 2015
Location:Railway Square, Junee
7 Sep

Kangaroo March Re-Enactment 1915

Come along and be part of history that is remembering the sacrifice of soldiers of the Kangaroo March of 1915 that so bravely fought for their King and Country.

Cenotaph Ceremony

Monday 7 September  from 2.40pm to 3.30pm. 

See the flyover by antique military aircraft and an antique wartime ambulance of 1915.
Wreath laying, school's participation and Town Band.

Kangaroo March Commemoration Night

Athenium Theatre from 6:30pm

An evening of nostalgia to include 

  • News clips from the war era
  • Nostalgic music courtesy of the Junee Band
  • Memorabilia display
  • Old-fashioned confectionary
  • Commemoration care tins

Supper provided by the Friends of the Athenium.

Gold coin donation appreciated, and will go towards the Junee Town Band.

For more information contact Virginia Stewart on 0427 542 505.

Pricing:Gold Coin Donation
Date: 7 Sep 2015
Location:Junee
8 Sep

Kangaroo March Re-Enactment 1915

Memorial Park

Tuesday 8 September from 10.30am to 2.30pm

School children performing dance and games that were played in the early 1900s.

Railway  Station Cafe

Tuesday 8 September from 12 noon to 2.00pm

Troop trains stopped in Junee to feed the soldiers. Come and enjoy a meal just as the soldiers were served in the old Railway Refreshment Rooms.

Memorabilia will be on display.

Broadway Museum

Tuesday 8 September from 11.30am to 4.30pm.

  • Blacksmithing demonstration - 11.30am to 2.30pm
  • Bush Poetry by our Mayor and Deputy Mayor - 2.30pm
  • Presentation to Red Cross and CWA for 50 years service - 3.30pm
  • Presentation of a painting by a descendant of W. Lidden, recruited from the Kangaroo March of 1915 to the Museum - 3.40pm

Stay and enjoy afternoon tea and have a look at the displays.

Junee Ex-Services Memorial Club Ltd

Inspect the wonderful wartime display of memorabilia in the Main Bar area.

Licorice & Chocolate Factory Fun Night

Enjoy a fun night out with dinner and entertainment by the Tin Shed Rattlers.

Bookings Essential:  Phone Rhiannon on 6924 3574.

Commemorative Comfort Tins (individually stamped) are available  for $20.

For more information contact Virginia Stewart on 0427 542 505.

Date: 8 Sep 2015
Location:Junee
9 Sep

Kangaroo March Re-Enactment 1915

Illabo Public School Commemoration Ceremony

Wednesday 9 September at 2.00pm.

Welcome the Kangaroo Marchers as they walk into town to the Cenotaph and Public School.

Afternoon tea provided by the School community after the Commemoration Ceremony at the Cenotaph along with the unveiling of a sculpture by local artist Andrew Hamilton.

Illabo Showground Hall

7.00pm

Illabo Mellodrama presenting an entertaining interlude preceded by dinner.

Bookings Essential:   Contact Cheryl Carter on 6924 5483.

For more information contact Virginia Stewart on 0427 542 505.

Date: 9 Sep 2015
Location:Illabo
10 Sep

Kangaroo March Re-Enactment 1915

The Olde School T-House

Thursday 10 September from 4.30pm to 9.00pm.

  • Commemoration Ceremony
  • Stained Glass Panel of Kangaroo Flag revealed
  • Dinner and Dancing - $25 pp
Bookings Essential by 2 September please:   Phone Gaylene Crabtree on 0458 638 687.

For more information contact Virginia Stewart on 0427 542 505.

Date: 10 Sep 2015
Location:Bethungra
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