Events Calendar


Shark Bay Far Western Speedway Championship

Denham: Friday 7 and Saturday 8 July 2017

The Far Western Speedway Championships is part of the Shark Bay Winter Festival. This is a three day event starting on Friday with a street parade, Saturday is the Shark Bay Far Western Speedway Championship (this is the biggest one day speedway meet in Australia) followed by entertainment and fireworks, and Sunday hosts the Winter Markets with side show, stalls and more entertainment. 

Learn more and book your accommodation via the Shark Bay Discovery and Visitor Centre.


Gourmet Island Escape

Dirk Hartog Island, Shark Bay: Sunday 6 - Sunday 12 August 2017

Explore Dirk Hartog Island on a 6 night / 7 day or 3 night / 4day 4WD tag-a-long adventure to experience the Gascoyne's growers produce from freshly caught seafood, locally grown fruit & vegetables and bushtucker. Visiting chef's include Russell Blaikie from Must Wine Bar. Tickets for the

See the Dirk Hartog Island website for event information.


Gascoyne Food Festival

Carnarvon:  Thursday 10 to Saturday 12 August 2017

A team of top chefs will be visiting Carnarvon, Western Australia's Food Bowl, to serve up some tasty dishes at the BBQ on the Beach (Thursday) and the Long Table Lunch (Friday)

Chefs joining the tour this year include:
Amy Hamilton – Liberte
George Cooper – Food by the Chef
Stuart Laws – Don Tapa
Matt Nebel – Hamptons City Beach
Danny Sanchez – The Flour Factory
Caroline Taylor – The Humane Foodist
Sophie Budd – Taste Budds Cooking Studio
Jed Gerrard – COMO The Treasury
Jerome Durham – Heyder & Shears

See Carnarvon's Gascoyne Food Festival website for tickets and event information.


Surf and Turf on Sunrise Beach

Exmouth:  Sunday 13 August 2017

As part of the Gascoyne Food Festival - Mantarays Ningaloo Beach Resort on Exmouth's Sunrise Beach will once again host this banquet dinner with guest chefs Greg Farnan from the Old Brewery and the renowned Peter Manifis will be cooking up all Gascoyne produce.

Tickets for this event are $130 and includes all beer and wine. Tickets can be requested via Gascoyne's Food Festival or by contacting the Mantarays Ningaloo Beach Resort – (08) 9949 0000.


Mullewa Wildflower Show

Mullewa:  24 to 27 August 2017

The Mid-West springs into colour in Winter with wildflowers a plenty. See the flowers up close as part of the Mullewa Wildflower Show.

Mullewa is also accessible from Geraldton, book your accommodation with the Geraldton Vistor Centre.


50 years' of Exmouth celebration

Exmouth:  15 to 17 September 2017

Celebrating 50 years Exmouth & the Naval Communication Station Harold E. Holt as well as the official opening of the new Ningaloo Centre!

Explore the NEW Centre, enjoy the Memory room, be part of the Millitary Gala Ball, or simply enjoy an afternoon snorkelling Ningaloo Reef.

Learn more about the events program, book your accommodation via Exmouth Visitor Centre and book your flights via Qantas.

The Mid West Car Sprints plus Show'n'Shine

Port Denison: Sunday 24 September 2017

Show N Shine
- Vehicles from the normally hidden away beauties to the all-out street machines will be on display for everyone’s enjoyment. All vehicles are welcome to come along, park up and enjoy the day. 

Sprints - Single car timed experience, Port Denison was the ideal choice with a section of tarmac roads along the picturesque sea front that would provide a challenging 1.2km course. 

Contact the Dongara-Port Denison Visitor Centre for more details and accommodation bookings.

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