BOULIA CAMEL RACES: 15 - 17 July 2022

15 - 17 July 2022

3 DAYS OF Outback Fun

PROGRAM

FRIDAY 15TH
SATURDAY 16TH
SUNDAY 17TH
FRIDAY 15TH

FRIDAYS PROGRAM

TimeEventLocation

10am

Camp Oven Cooking Demonstrations

Racecourse
From 2pmScenic Helicopter RidesRacecourse

5pm

Front Gate Opens for pre-purchased tickets to be exchanged for armbands.  Ticket Sales available.

Food and market stalls open.

Meet the Camel Trainers. Hear from some of the camel trainers as they are interviewed by races organiser Shelley Norton

Racecourse
6pm

Bar open.

Children's amusements (open til 10pm)

Racecourse
6.30pm

Official Opening and Welcome to Country

Racecourse

6.30pm

Great Australian Ride-on Lawn Mower Race

Racecourse
 From 7.30m

LIVE MUSIC: Artists be announced

Racecourse
MidnightBar Closes 

*Please note program is subject to change

 

 

SATURDAY 16TH

SATURDAYS PROGRAM

TimeEventLocation

7.30am-8.30am

10am

 ‘Camp Oven Breakfast’ at the Main Shed

ALL DAY Food & Market stalls, Scenic Helicopter Rides and Camel Rides

Racecourse

10am

 

Gates open.

Market stalls & food vendors open.

Children’s amusements (operating til 10pm)

Camel rides.

Racecourse
10amCamp Oven Cooking DemonstrationRacecourse
10amBar Open 

11.00am

11.30am

12.00pm

12.30pm

Camel Race: 400m (heat)

Camel Race: 400m (heat)

Camel Race: 400m (heat)

Camel Race: 400m (heat)

Racecourse
1.00pmBoulia State School Calcutta & Mock Camel Race (the local kids get in on the racing fun, having made their own camel outfits!)Racecourse
1.30pmGeoff Norton Memorial Camel Tagging CompetitionCentre of Racecourse
2pmCamp Oven Cooking DemonstrationRacecourse

3.00pm

3.30pm

4.00pm

4.30pm

Camel Race: 1000m (heat)

Camel Race: 1000m (heat)

Camel Race: 1000m (heat)

Camel Race: 1000m (heat)

Racecourse
From 6.30pmLIVE MUSIC: Artist be announced.Stage on Racecourse
 Fireworks (get ready for a big display!)Racecourse
 LIVE MUSIC continues to late 
12pmBar open until midnightRacecourse

 

 

 

SUNDAY 17TH

SUNDAYS PROGRAM

ALL DAY Food & Market stalls, Scenic Helicopter Rides and Camel Rides 

 

7.30-8.30am ‘Camp Oven Breakfast’at the Main Shed
10am

Bar open. Helicopter rides.

Children's amusements (til 6pm)

Racecourse
10.00amReg Beauchamp Memorial Consolation RaceRacecourse
10.30amCalcutta on the Camel Cup FinalRacecourse

11am

11.30am

Camel Race: Toby Harris Memorial Quarter Mile Flyer Sponsored by Harris Road Contractors (400m FINAL)

Camel Race: Min Min Store Local Camel Race

Racecourse
12pm

Thirsty Camel

 

 

 
(Camel Race, 1500m Final)

Racecourse
From 2pmAfternoon Novelty Races!  Including Yabby Races with the Yabbie Cup sponsored by Mt Isa Trophies, Footraces, Tug-o-war and a whole lot more larrikin fun. 
6pmBar Closes 

*Please note program is subject to change

LIVE MUSIC SATURDAY...

Saturday night entertainment to be announced... BUT you can be sure there'll be plenty of reason to hit the dance floor (right there on the sand of the racetrack)!

LIVE MUSIC FRIDAY...

Friday night we kick off the weekend of fun with an evening of music on the racetrack stage.  Artists to be announced for 2022.

Megan Murray testimony photo

“Our first ever Boulia Camel Races was unforgettable!

From the camel rides to the excitement of waiting for the camels to race, there was something for everyone to see! We can’t wait to go again this year!”

Megan Murray of Mount Isa & her 3 boys

CONTACT US

Boulia Camel Races Inc
PO Box 70
Boulia Qld 4829
Australia

M 0428 581 874

M 0429 434 279

 

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.