Bowen River Rodeo, Campdraft and Bush Sports

2019 Bowen River

Come along from Friday 7 to Sunday 9 June 2019 and enjoy the rodeo, campdraft and bush sports thrills, spills and suspense, live entertainment, food and market stalls & kids’ rides. For our sponsors, we host a Sponsors’ Tent.


Campdraft nominations opening on 20 May

Bowen River campdraft nominations will open Monday 20 May at 10.00am through Campdraft Central.

Bowen River Rodeo, Campdraft & Bush Sports ‘fishing’ shirts will be available soon for pre-event sale! 

Shirt design & sizes will be published on our Facebook page & website shortly. Orders will be taken via email & payment must be deposited into our account when you order. Because we want our shirts to be affordable, the price will be $60.00 for an adult’s shirt & $40.00 for a child’s shirt.  Watch this space

2019 Bowen River live entertainment!

Get ready for amazing live music in the Main Bar Friday and Saturday nights (bar open from 6.00pm), with Shandell Hilditch on Friday night, and Mother’s 2nd Choice on Saturday night. You must show your Over 18 stamp & wrist band to be served alcohol.

ATM at 2019 Bowen River!

We will have an ATM at the 2019 Bowen River Rodeo, Campodraft and Bush Sports! Withdraw cash at the event instead of carrying around your spending money.

Find out about: 

Competitor entry – how, when and where to nominate

Find out how to nominate for rodeo, campdraft and junior bush sports events.


The 2019 programs will be available soon. They will be similar to last year’s programs:

Entry passes to Bowen River

2019 entry prices remain the same as in previous years. Find the entry pass that suits you, your friends or your family.

Where to stay

Find out about camping at the grounds or staying at local hotel & motel accommodation over the weekend.

Hold your event at Bowen River

Get involved!