Aussie-fest Program

'Aussie-fest ...in the West' Program

For full information click links below to view the detailed program for each day.

Program Overview:

  • Tuesday 24th Oct. and then daily - Exhibitions can be viewed at the former Target shop.
  • Friday 27th Oct. 10am - 4pm Behind the Gate, Collectables. A feast for the eyes and a beautiful setting for all sorts of wonderful old Australian items (some are available to buy) on view at 21 Victory Street, West Wyalong.
  • Friday 27th Oct. 10am - 4pm Aussie Fest...In the West Art Prize Exhibition - Art Inspired by Country Australia, at Splatter Gallery.
  • Friday 27th Oct. Stroll down Main Street enjoy Country Australia themed shop windows, plus the bargains inside.
  • Friday 27th Oct. 5pm ...Start at an Aussie Pub
    See what our pubs have on offer for pre The Aussie Fest Gala Opening.
  • Friday 27th Oct. 6:30 for 7:00pm The Aussie Fest Gala Opening and Exhibition Awards plus at 8:30 The Legend of Ben Hall This incredible 2016 Film is presented by West Wyalong Movies - at the former Target shop.
  • Saturday 28th Oct. 9am - 2pm West Wyalong Bush Markets in McCann
  • Saturday 28th Oct. 9.30am - 4pm Aussie Fest Exhibitions
    Garden & Floral Art + Photo Competition + Writing Competition + Bland Spinners & Weavers
    at former Target shop.
  • Saturday 28th Oct. 10am - 4pm Behind the Gate, Collectables. 21 Victory Street, West Wyalong.
  • Saturday 28th Oct. 10am - 4pm Aussie Fest...In the West Art Prize Exhibition - Art Inspired by Country Australia, at Splatter Gallery
  • Saturday 28th Oct. 12:00noon The Billy Cart Races followed by Aussie in the West Float Parade - Main St.
  • Saturday 28th Oct. 2:00 - 4.30pm Shearing & Cross Cut Saw competitions + more. This free show is located between White Tank Hotel and McCann Park.
  • Saturday 28th Oct. 5pm - till late Fletcher Pilon + The Convicts at Ron Crowe Family games, entertainment, food, drinks and musical performances from: Australia's Got Talent winner 2016 plus Pure Australian Rock from The Convicts and a host of local young musicians.
  • Sunday 29th Oct. 10am start (lunch at 12.30 - 1.30 The Cliff Young Gumboot Shuffle & Colour Run Fun run/walk/shuffle 5km & 10km, with BBQ lunch.
  • Sunday 29th Oct. 10am - 2pm Aussie Fest...In the West Art Prize Exhibition - Art Inspired by Country Australia.NB. (From 2pm to 4pm those who have purchased or artists wishing to remove artworks may call by to collect).
  • Sunday 29th Oct. 9.30am - 2pm Aussie Fest Exhibitions
    Garden & Floral Art + Photo Competition + Writing Competition + Bland Spinners & Weavers
    at former Target shop 198 Main St.
  • Sunday 29th Oct. 10am - 2pm Behind the Gate, Collectables. 21 Victory Street, West Wyalong.
  • Sunday 29th Oct. 11am Combined Churches Service - McCann Park

For more information click links below to view the detailed program for each day.