Events Calendar

140 years of Brigidine Tradition in Coonamble

Thursday, 14 Sep 2023


Our Lady of Perpetual Help and St Brigid's School, Coonamble

Gai Gilmour


Events begin with celebration of Mass at 10am.

Clean Up Australia Day

Sunday, 03 Mar 2024 - Sunday, 03 Mar 2024

10.00am - 12.00noon

Quambone Road, near the Back Gular Road intersection

Maddi Ward

0458 921 981

Residents interested in contributing to the community-driven Clean Up Australia project are invited to meet this Sunday 3 March from 10 am, on the Quambone Road, near the Back Gular Road intersection. Volunteers are advised to wear enclosed shoes, long pants and sun protection. Children under the age of 15, must be accompanied by a guardian. Registrations and equipment for litter collection will be available at the marquee on location. The event will be followed by a catered lunch and refreshments at Smith Park.

Community Wellbeing Day

Thursday, 27 Oct 2022

10.00am - 1.30am


Elsie Manson

0448 149 299


Community Wellbeing event at Macdonald Park (or, if raining, at Coonamble Showground Pavilion).

Holding a Community well-being event for mental health month, a free fun filled day to provide self help and mindfulness activities to all community of all ages.

Free BBQ and Morning tea provided, 20 prizes to be won. There will be a free bus to and from Gulargambone for anyone who would like to attend the day (limited seats)

Coonamble Australia Day Celebration

Thursday, 26 Jan 2023 - Thursday, 26 Jan 2023

8.00am - 12.00noon

Coonamble Showground Pavilion

Everyone is invited to come together at the Coonamble Showground Pavilion from 8am to mark Australia Day in Coonamble, with a breakfast provided by the Rotary Club of Coonamble.

Josh Toole and friends from Blackfit Fitness will open formal proceedings with a Welcome to Country and Smoking Ceremony, followed by an address from our Australia Day ambassador, presentation of the Coonamble Country Education Foundation Scholarships and our Australia Day Awards.

Following this event, everyone is also welcome at the Coonamble Pool for the Australia Day Pool Party.

Coonamble Christmas Street Party + Concert

Saturday, 02 Dec 2023

5.00pm - 8.30pm

Coonamble main street

Maddi Ward

02 68271923

Get ready for food and market stalls, Santa photos, Buy Local Cash Draw by the Coonamble Chamber of Commerce, festive activities and a fully staged concert. Max Jackson is coming home to perform into the evening, along with Kylie Gale and Castlereagh Connection! Stall holders wanted - if you are interested, please complete this form This event is proudly supported by the Coonamble Shire Council and the Department of Regional NSW.

Coonamble Fat Cattle Sale and Coonamble Store Cattle Sale

Wednesday, 23 Nov 2022

8.00am - All Day

Coonamble Saleyards

Coonamble Associated Agents

Inquiries, please phone either:

Halcroft & Bennett Pty Ltd (02) 6822 1444

AJF Brien & Sons (02) 6822 1277

Elders (02) 6822 6000

Nutrien Ag (02) 6822 1955

Please download the flyer to see details of the livestock on offer.

Coonamble Rodeo & Campdraft

Friday, 10 Jun 2022 - Monday, 13 Jun 2022

Coonamble Showground

Dinner Under The Stars - Gulargambone

Saturday, 09 Mar 2024 - Saturday, 09 Mar 2024


Two Eight Two Eight Outdoor Venue - 28 Bourbah Street, Gulargambone NSW, Australia

Free Seniors Luncheon ("Outta This World" theme)

Thursday, 31 Mar 2022


Coonamble Bowling Club


6827 1900

If you're a resident of the area and aged 50+, you're invited to the Seniors Luncheon that promises to be "outta this world"! That's the theme of this year's luncheon, hosted by Coonamble Shire Council. Dressing up is not essential but it is encouraged!

The luncheon will be at Coonamble Bowling Club from 11am on Thursday, 31 March, with entertainment by Royden Donohue.

Booking is essential by phoning Council on 6827 1900 or by calling in to the Administration Office in Castlereagh Street, Coonamble.

Council will also organise a bus from Gulargambone if there is sufficient interest.

If you're booking for more than one person, please have the names and phone contact details for each person.

Join in the Coonamble NAIDOC Community Day fun!

Friday, 22 Sep 2023

10.00am - 2.00pm

Coonamble Local Aboriginal Lands Council office from 10am and Coonamble Sportsground from 11am

All community members are invited to join in the NAIDOC Community Day activities today at the Coonamble Local Aboriginal Lands Council office from 10am and then at the Coonamble Sportsground from 11am.

There will be a free barbecue lunch and refreshments for those attending.

Join in the boomerang and clapstick painting, indigenous games, face painting, broom and mud boot-throwing competitions, and other creative activites.

Elders are especially welcome, with shade available for them as special guests.

Everyone is welcome at the Coonamble Local Aboriginal Lands Council office for a short flag-raising ceremony from 10am, followed by a march to Coonamble Sportsground where the fun activities begin.

Mindfulness Art

Wednesday, 02 Nov 2022

3.30pm - 4.30pm

Interrelate Office, 54/51-55 Castlereagh Street, Coonamble

Sam Conn

0448 755 162

Mindfulness Art is an afternoon art group that will run for six weeks, where children and young people are able express themselves through their artwork.

Each child will receive a journal to use throughout the group and each week explore different topics around mindfulness. The aim of the group is that children and young people develop understanding of their self-image and the ability express themselves. 

The group is open to primary and high school aged children and will be held every Wednesday afternoon, 3:30pm to 4:30pm during the school term at the Interrelate office, 54/51-55 Castlereagh Street Coonamble. 

Parents must sign up their child prior to attending, forms can be completed at the Interrelate office.

Welcome to Coonamble Dinner

Saturday, 24 Feb 2024

6.30pm - 8.30pm

Coonamble Bowling Club

Coonamble Information & Exhibition Centre

02 6827 1923

Are you new to town? Would you like the opportunity to meet some of the "locals" and find out a little more about the Coonamble district and what it has to offer? Come along to the annual Welcome to Coonamble dinner, It's a free family gathering to welcome you to town and provide helpful information. For catering purposes, RSVP by the 16 February by contacting the Coonamble Information and Exhibition Centre by phone 02 6827 1900 or email If your community group, organisation or business would like to supply information material to be made available on the night, please deliver it to the Coonamble Information and Exhibition Centre.