Roma Saleyards Tour, Roma Saleyards, Tuesday 18 June, 8.30am Join a guided tour of the largest saleyards in the southern hemisphere where local graziers teach you all about the local cattle industry and watch live as auctioneers demonstrate their fast-paced skills. Up to 14,000 head of cattle can be sold through the complex in one day.
St Paul’s Anglican Church Windows Tour, St Paul’s Church, Roma, Tuesday 18 June, 9.30am—11.30am Come and join a guided tour of the beautiful windows of St Paul’s where you can see an array of outstanding stained glass and leadlight windows which can be viewed across many styles in the window panels.
Ladies Queensland Sand Green Championships, Mitchell Golf Course, Friday 14 & Saturday 15 June, 8am Head on out to the Mitchell Golf Club to see some of the best female golfers play in the Queensland Women’s Sand Green Championship over 36-holes of Stroke Play. For more information please visit www.golf.org.au
The Big Rig Night Show Sunset Tour, The Big Rig, Roma, Friday 14, Monday 17 & Wednesday 19 June, 5pm Join us on a sunset tour to the EMSCO Rig and enjoy some ‘really’ good regional port or juice whilst hearing the stories of yesteryear. As the sun sets relax and sit back under the outback skies as you are taken on a 35 minute light and sound journey to learn of the entertaining trials and triumphs of early industry men and women in Roma.
Exhibition Opening – Heading in the Same Direction, Roma on Bungil Gallery, Friday 14 June, 5.30pm The Roma on Bungil Gallery takes great pleasure in inviting you to attend the opening of Heading in the Same Direction by Barbara Hancock. This wonderful exhibition will be on display until Sunday 28 July. To RSVP email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Rugby Union – Echidnas vs Dalby Wheatmen & Echidnas Ladies Day, Gallas Fox Park, Saturday 15 June, 1pm – 5pm All are welcome to come along and watch the Echidnas go head to head with the Dalby Wheatmen. There will also be a fantastic afternoon for the ladies including gourmet canapes, cocktails, champagne & beer, raffles, jersey auctions and live entertainment until late. For more information check out the Roma Echidnas Facebook page.
Stitch in the Shade, Moorelands Bush Nursery, Saturday 15 June, 9am – 12pm Come along to the Moorelands Bush Nursery Stitch in the Shade. Cost is $20 per person and includes a kit to make your very own garden letter sampler. To book your spot, contact Debra Schefe on 0417 198 991 or email email@example.com Food and drinks can be purchased from the Moorelands Bush Nursery Feed Shed.
An Exhibition by Susie Klein Opening, Injune Creek Gallery, Saturday 15 June, 3pm All are welcome to come along to the official opening of an art exhibition by the very talented local artist, Susie Klein. This wonderful exhibition will be on display from Saturday 15 June to Monday 29 July.
Food Truck Friday, The Big Rig Parklands, Saturday 15 June, 4pm – 7pm Roma’s very own version of Eat Street located in the tranquil surrounds of The Big Rig Parklands. This family friendly community event will feature Bessie’s Ice-Cream Bus, Café 54 Trucker Truck, Royal Kitchen on Wheels and many specialty food stalls. There will also be live entertainment and the Roma Express Miniature Train will be operating until 5.30pm
The Big Rig – Oil Patch Guided Tour, The Big Rig, Monday 10 – Friday 14 June, 2pm Come along and join a tour guide as they bring the stories of The Big Rig Oil Patch to life. Self-guided tours are also available from 8.30am – 5.00pm weekdays and 9.00am – 3.00pm on weekends.
Up the Creek Garage, 14 George Street, Roma, Monday 10 – Friday 14 June, 9am – 5pm Commemorate the Aussie car industry at Up The Creek Garage where you can view a collection of classic cars and rusty relics and over 500 pictures of road trips with an Aussie Overtone. Come and say hi to Texas Longhorns, Jack & Tex or try your hand at the Horseshoe B or the Cornhole Challenge. Entry is $15 for a single and $25 for a double and includes complimentary smoko.
Outback Queensland Masters, Roma Golf Club, Monday 17 & Tuesday 18 June, It’s time to play around in Outback Queensland with your friends, family and the locals. Kick off the Outback QLD Masters at the Roma Golf Club for your chance to play the Million Dollar Hole-In-One Challenge at Mount Isa. Prices start from $100 for a Spectator Pass and from $150 for the Player Pass and this includes meals, the Iron Bar Party, Welcome to Country, Outback Tales, Live Music and Outback Festivities. For more information visit outbackqueenslandmasters.com
Live Entertainment – Jeremy Turner, Queens Arms Hotel, Roma, Thursday 13 June, 7pm
Live Entertainment – Mick Woodbridge, The Commonwealth Hotel, Friday 14 & Saturday 15 June, 8pm
Live Entertainment – Royal on Ninety-Nine, Friday 14 & Saturday 15 June, 8pm
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