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Jan
26

Griffith Rotary Markets

Event Time: Every Sunday, 26th January 2020 to 1st March 2020

Event Location: Murrumbidgee Avenue, Griffith

The Griffith Rotary Market is held every Sunday from 8am to 12 noon.

Meet the local growers at this weekly growers market. Seasonal fruit and vegetables, bread, cakes, Italian biscuits, jams, relish, olive oil, eggs, honey and much more is what you will find when you head to the Griffith Rotary Markets.

Entry by gold coin donation

Mar
06

Bidgee Classic Fishing Competition

Event Time: Friday 6th March 2020 to Sunday 8th March 2020

Event Location: Gogeldrie Road Leeton

The annual Bidgee Classic Fishing Competition is held on the murrumbidgee River at Gogeldrie Weir Park. The competition attracts hundreds of anglers and encourages the catch and release of native species such as Murray Cod and Golden Perch. There are thousands of dollars worth of prizes in many different categories.

Proceeds from the event are used to restock the Murrumbidgee River system with native fingerlings. There are thousands of dollars worth of prizes in many different categories as well as live entertainment, activities for the kids, raffles and much more.

Whether you consider yourself an expert angler or a novice, the Bidgee Classic will ensure a great family weekend. Gogeldrie Weir Park is 26 kilometres from Leeton and an ideal picnic area for families with fantastic barbecue facilities, toilets, showers and a kiosk. Camping and on-site cabins also available.

 

http://www.leetonbidgeeclassic.com

Mar
08

City to Lake Fun Run

Event Time: Sunday 8th March 2020

Event Location: Griffith

The City2Lake team aims to raise much needed funds for Can Assist Griffith. 

The 2020 event will leave from Jubilee Oval and end at the Lake Wyangan Picnic Ground on Sunday March 08 2020. Register now to be part of this massive fun run - run, walk or ride, it's your choice! 

For more information go to:  www.city2lake.org

Apr
10

Griffith Easter Party 2019

Event Time: Thursday 9th April 2020 to Monday 13th April 2020

Event Location: Griffith

Festivities and fun in Griffith over the Easter weekend for the whole family.

Good Friday - participate in the Bacchus Family Fun Run, at the picturesque Lake Wyangan early Friday morning.

Then step back in time at the old style fair at Pioneer Park Museum, and experience life in Griffith as a pioneer.

There's also a Children's Brunch, Sidewalk Sale, Buskers and activities in the main street on Easter Saturday. Plus the Vintage Festival - discover the wonderful wines of the region, listen to live music and fabulous food truck fare a wonderfully relaxing Easter Saturday afternoon.

Amble around the multi-roomed garden at Careri's Rosewood Park on Stokes - plenty of room for children to run while parents relax with a cup of tea.

Easter Sunday - Visit winery cellar doors, taste new releases, enjoy acoustic music and tasty dishes whilst relaxing in the gardens by the cellar doors.

For more information: http://www.griffitheasterparty.com.au

Apr
10

Leeton Sunrice Festival

Event Time: Thursday 9th April 2020 - Monday 13th April 2020

Event Location: Pine Avenue, Leeton

The Leeton Sunrice Festival is held biennially at Easter during the rice harvest. The festival celebrates the importance of the rice industry to the community.

The five day event provides entertainment and family-focused activities. Events include Leeton's Longest Lunch, the nostalgic street parade, Festival on Mountford, Balloon Glow, skate championships, busking and streets performers.

Immerse yourself in Leeton's hospitality while enjoying its heritage, natural beauty, outstanding restaurants, cafes, boutique shopping, wine and endless abundance of local produce!

http://www.leetonsunricefestival.com.au

May
15

Riverina Field Days

Event Time: Friday 15th May 2020 to Saturday 16th May 2020

Event Location: Walla Avenue, Griffith

The Riverina Field Days is an annual ag field day, showcasing quality machinery and agricultural exhibitors as well as family and kids attractions, entertainment, food, unique demonstrations. The Riverina Field Days showcase the best farming practices and technology from across a wide range of industries.

Jun
07

Griffith Shaheedi Tournament

Event Time: Sunday 7th June 2020 - Monday 8th June 2020

Event Location: Ted Scobie Oval, Griffith

Every June long weekend the Sikh community hold a two day event at Ted Scobie Oval against the backdrop of Scenic Hill in Griffith. Enjoy traditional Indian cuisine throughout the day as well as soccer, tug-o-war, kabbadi: a wrestling sport originating from very early Indian civilisation, and athletic events for the kids.

This is a popular cultural event which attracts thousands of people to Griffith from around Australia and overseas, to compete in and watch the games and to enjoy the celebrations.

Aug
30

Festa delle Salcisse (Festival of the Sausage)

Event Time: Sunday 30 August 2020

Event Location: Griffith Pioneer Park Museum, Griffith

Experience the jovial atmosphere where locals and visitors from far and wide join together to eat, drink, chat and enjoy traditional folk music over a long lunch to celebrate the end of the salami making season.

Enjoy a traditional homemade Italian cuisine, local wines, entertainment and lots of salami!

The festival is held at Griffith Pioneer Park Museum. Prior bookings are essential. Entry by ticket only.

For more information: http://www.visitgriffith.com.au

Oct
01

Griffith's Biggest Lap

Event Time: *Dates to be Confirmed* October 2020

Event Location: Banna Avenue Griffith

Griffith’s Biggest Lap is a moving car show, with 500 vehicles travelling down Griffith’s main street, Banna Avenue. GBL encourages participants with vehicles shapes and sizes to enter their car into the lap. Or bring your fold up chair, pick a spot along Banna Avenue and enjoy watching the unique rolling car show and barbecue.

Everyone welcome, free for spectators!

Information Avaliable at: https://griffithsbiggestlap.com.au/

 

Oct
04

Griffith Show

Event Time: Sunday 4th October 2020

Event Location: Murrumbidgee Avenue, Griffith

The 98th Annual Griffith Show will bring all the fun of the fair to Griffith! There will be something for everyone including entertainment, Horse Ring events and Show jumping, Wood Chopping, Tractor Pull, Demolition Derby, Showgirls, Dog Show, Reptile Show, Animal Nursery, baking and art displays, Rides and Sideshows, live music, fireworks and more.

www.griffithshow.org