Entertainment, bars, food & drinks

At Bowen River we keep the crowd entertained whilst they were not watching the thrills and spills of the rodeo or the suspense and action of the campdraft and bush sports events. 2019 Bowen River promises to be a lot of fun!

Food and drinks

This list will be updated as vendors are confirmed:

Little Blue – Julie’s famous ‘crumbed steak’, nachos and a variety of other delicious foods.

Gilly’s Diner – for show-style snack foods and treats.

Cream N Beans – our favourite ice cream, home-made by Grant himself!

Food Freaks dining hall – Your old favourite Bowen restaurant comes to Bowen River. Meals for everyone.

Bars

The Mound Bar

The Mound Bar is open from 10.00am to 6.00pm with views to the campdraft and rodeo action. Fully licensed. No glass. Beer, spirits, wine, soft drink & water sold here. Drinks are sold via the ticket system. $5.00 per ticket. Cash only.

  • Now serving Wine In A Glass (Moscato, Chardonnay, Sauvignon Blanc & Shiraz)!
  • Enjoy a cool drink while you enjoy the action from the Mound Bar’s massive new shaded grandstand!

The Main Bar

The Main Bar is open from 6.00pm to midnight. Fully licensed. No glass. Beer, spirits, wine, soft drink & water sold here. Cash only.

  • Now serving Wine In A Glass (Moscato, Chardonnay, Sauvignon Blanc & Shiraz)!
  • Buy one of our new Bowen River caps or stubby coolers from the Main Bar.

Entertainment

Shandell Hilditch and Mother’s 2nd Choice

Get ready for amazing live music in the Main Bar Friday and Saturday nights (bar open from 6.00pm). On Friday night come to the Mian Bar and see Shandell Hilditch perform, and on Saturday night head down & watch Mother’s 2nd Choice.

ATM at the 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.