The  historic outback of Winton, home of the famous Waltzing Matilda song, welcomes you to the blennial Outback Festival held over the September Queensland School Holidays. You're in for a real Outback adventure with lashings of quirky experiences served up with warm outback hospitality. Bring the family!

Stay for the 5 days from 24 to 28 September, 2013 or come earlier for some pre-events. Join in or watch the daily events, be entertained under the starry skies and take the time to explore Winton's dinosaur attractions.

Featured events:

  • Quilton Australian Dunny Derby
  • Legends of Sport Charity Dinner
  • Outback Iron Man and Iron Women
  • Outback Century Cycle
  • World Crayfish Derby Race
  • Bush Poet's Breakfast
  • 5 huge music concerts
  • and much more.

Named as one of the top 100 'Things to Do in Australia Before You Die,' by the Australian Traveller Magazine. Be sure to go on the website at and don't miss this funtastic event.