It’s June – the Swan Hill Race Carnival is here!

Jump into June at Swan Hill with one of Swan Hill’s best weekends – The June Racing Carnival.

If you can’t make it that weekend there is plenty of other things going on – especially for live music & Harry Potter fans – in and around Swan Hill in June including:

  • Kasey Chambers Campfire Tour
  • Death at Hogwarts
  • Chitty Chitty Bang Bang live on stage
  • Kerang, Moulamein & Boort Clay Target Carnival
  • Super Rods at the Swan Hill Speedway
  • Swan Hill Vintage & Classic Car Club Event
  • Great golfing weather at the Murray Downs Golf Course

The has been a bit of local rain on the Lake Tyrrell so the next couple of months is the perfect time to visit this amazing natural wonder that people come from all over the world to visit!  Check out our blog post here.

And while you are in town don’t miss the local markets!


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Swan Hill Racing Carnival
June 8th, 9th and 10th, 2018

Held over the Queen’s Birthday long weekend in June, the three-day carnival kicks off on Friday with the famous Pooles Accountants Golden Topaz. Following on from this is Swan Hill Bus Lines Quambatook Cup on the Saturday and then the big event, the Murray Downs Swan Hill Cup on Sunday valued at $100,000.


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Live Music at Swan Hill Club
All Month, June 2018

The Swan Hill club has the following live music lineup for June:

1st – Bender
8th – Code 5
10th – The Drowning Sorrows
15th – Cheap Thrills
22nd – KEG
29th – Aaron & Luke


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Murray Downs Golf Tournaments
17th, 20th, 22nd of June, 2018

17th – Murray Downs Golf & Country Club, Choices flooring by Swintons golf day 12.00pm for 12.30pm shotgun start, 4BBB Stableford men’s and ladies

20th – Murray Downs Golf & Country Club, Ladies Golden Putter

22nd – Murray Downs Golf and Country Club, Men’s Golden Putter


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Kasey Chambers
Saturday 2nd of June, 2018

Join Kasey Chambers by the “ Campfire” for a musical journey through the stories of places, people, cultures and sounds that have inspired one of Australia’s most revered performers.  Be part of this intimate acoustic experience enjoying songs new and old that have shaped Kasey’s rich and unique life travelling thru the vast lands of Australia, American and Africa.

Playing songs from her new album ‘Campfire’ (Out April 27) and all her much-loved songs from way back to the The Captain and Barricades and Brickwalls days up until now. Don’t miss a very special evening of music and stories with Kasey and the Fireside Disciples.


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Kerang, Moulamein & Boort Clay Target Carnival
June 10th, 11th & 12th, 2018

For more information please contact the clubs directly on Kerang 5450 4202, Moulamein 0428 875 118 and Boort 0447 072 637


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Swan Hill Motor Racing Club
June 10th, 2018 – racing starts 4pm

Sonic Speedway Super Rods VSC Formula 500’s, Satandard Saloons, VSC Juniors, VSC Open Sedans.


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Death at Hogwarts
A Harry Potter Murder Mystery Evening
June 15th, 2018

Professor McGonagall has called Harry and his friends back to Hogwarts. But little did they all know that the evening would end in… murder!

In Death at Hogwarts, cast members play suspects from the Harry Potter series and improvise a brand new murder mystery, where even they don’t know the identity of the killer.  It’s up to audience members to listen for the clues and catch the killer – or they might just get away!


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Chitty Chitty Bang Bang
June 15th to June 30th, 2018

Tickets for Ian Flemings’ Chitty Chitty Bang Bang are now on sale at the Swan Hill Information Centre. Call in today and book yours now. This show is too good to miss. Phone 50323033


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Swan Hill Vintage & Classic Car Club
20th June, 2018

Swan Hill Vintage & Classic Car Club have an event on the 20th of June – with more details to follow.  Check back for details as they become available!


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Swan Hill Kart Club
24th June, 2018

Swan Hill Kart Club racing held on the last Sunday of the month. Gates open at 8.00am practice 8.30am to 10.30am Entry confirmation, scrutineering 9.30am to 10.30am Racing commences at 11.00am.


Screen Shot 2018-05-01 at 2.46.36 pm.pngPrint & Drawing Awards
12th May to 15th July, 2018

Celebrating printmaking and drawing, these long-running awards see some of the finest contemporary works on paper from across Australia.

With the exhibition showcasing the work of finalists, the 2018 Awards will also incorporate a program of workshops and talks by artists. And leading up to and during the exhibition, artist Judy Holding will oversee a  major community art project entitled Swan Hill’s Biggest Print.




Country Markets near Swan Hill
All month…

Each month there are around 10 markets in and around Swan Hill.  Check out our blog post for what markets are on during June!

See our local markets blog for more information  

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