|Concert 4 at Robert Channon Wines 2019 - Corda Spiritus Chamber Players|
|Date||Sun 2nd Jun 2019|
|The Corda Spiritus String Sextet will be playing a beautiful programme that will include:
- Schoenberg's "Transfigured Night" - a beautiful late romantic string work
- Mozart's "Sinfonia Concertante"- wonderful contemporary arrangement of Mozart's masterpiece concerto for viola and violin
- J S Bach's "Air" (on a G String) from the Orchestral Suite
Performance in the winery's Swigmore Hall.
|Snowflakes in Stanthorpe|
|Date||Fri 5th Jul 2019 to Sun 7th Jul 2019|
|The Snowflakes in Stanthorpe winter festival will take place over three days winter themed magical days.
Join them in the stunning Granite Belt region as they celebrate all things cool, in the coolest place in Queensland.
The whole family will enjoy the massive snowfield, the iceskating rink, plenty of market stalls, food, wine and entertainment.
|Abbey of the Roses - Christmas in July|
|Date||Sat 6th Jul 2019 to Sat 27th Jul 2019|
|Christmas In July dinners at the Abbey Country House Manor, have become a popular annual event in Warwick.
They are held every Saturday night plus last two Friday nights in July and include a three course set dinner, three hour beverage package, Christmas trivia, secret Santa and it nearly always snows at the famous Christmas in July Dinners.
Warwick Jumpers in Jazz festival is the last two weekends and there is a two night minimum stay these nights.
|Jumpers and Jazz in July Festival|
|Date||Thu 18th Jul 2019 to Sun 28th Jul 2019|
|Jumpers and Jazz is an annual festival that occurs in Warwick, on Queenslandâs Southern Downs. It is traditionally held over 10 days at the end of July. The festival was born out of a desire to create a positive community response to a major streetscape project in 2004.
Add to the mix an eclectic program of workshops, exhibitions, street festivals, a giant bonfire night, dining events, swing dance, live jazz entertainment and you create a festival abundant with colour, creativity and excitement.
|Killarney Bonfire Night|
|Date||Sat 20th Jul 2019|
|Killarney Bonfire Night wards off the frost with fires, fireworks, and food.
Let's heat this place up!
Hot chips, barbecue, bar, curry and delicious mulled wine will warm you up, and an outstanding Fireworks display will conclude the night.
|Come Home to Allora|
|Date||Sat 20th Jul 2019 to Sun 21st Jul 2019|
|On July 20 and 21, 2019, Allora will celebrate 150 years of Local Government and the Southern Railway connection.
This event is to celebrate an important milestone for the township and will include the official opening of the restored old shire hall, a tribute to Allora's war heroes, re-enactment of a bullock team crossing Dalrymple Creek, a bush poetâs breakfast, lost crafts demonstrations, a pioneers dinner, a beard growing competition and music and food throughout the weekend.
Alloraâs historic buildings and museums will be open over the weekend and local groups will showcase other district assets. A souvenir program and booklet will be available prior to and at the event.
|Historic Leyburn Sprints|
|Date||Sat 17th Aug 2019 to Sun 18th Aug 2019|
|The Historic Leyburn Sprints will once again return to the streets of Leyburn for the 24th running! Watch around 200 cars will race around the idyllic country town of Leyburn, vying for trophies over 20 classes, as well as outright placings. Get amongst the drivers and their cars, ranging from the 1920's through to modern classics.
|Vintage Shiraz Dinner|
|Date||Sat 17th Aug 2019|
|Join them in a celebration of Granite Belt Shiraz! A unique opportunity to experience a guided tasting of six different vintages of their signature Single Vineyard Dry Grown Granite Belt Shiraz, along with a sumptuous three-course dinner presented by acclaimed local Chef Jason Costanzo. This special event is held just once per year and is an opportunity not to be missed!
Places are limited, so please book early to avoid disappointment.
|Concert 5 at Robert Channon Wines 2019 - The Brisbane Concert Orchestra|
|Date||Sat 24th Aug 2019|
|Enjoy the big orchestral sound as the Brisbane Concert Orchestra presents a programme of of "Sounds from the Silver Screen".
The concert is indoors in the winery's Swigmore Hall and lunch is available beforehand in the winery's Singing Lake CafÃ©.
|Concert 6 at Robert Channon Wines 2019 - Ormiston College on Tour|
|Date||Sat 31st Aug 2019|
|Ormiston College is bringing its Music Department on tour again and the College's bands, ensembles, singers and choirs will be performing in the winery courtyard if the weather is fine or in the Swigmore Hall if it is not. It is always a privilege to hear their exciting young musicians perform. This is a free concert.|
|Bony Mountain Folk Festival|
|Date||Fri 20th Sep 2019 to Mon 23rd Sep 2019|
|The Bony Mountain Festival is a celebration of everything Australian-the History-the Heritage-their very own music.
2019 will feature top Band-Bluegrass/grass roots Hill Billy Goats. Brand new Brisbane Band Open Road, an exciting mix of original Country/Folk/Bluegrass/Blues. An award winning Celtic Band String Loaded-featuring two great young fiddle players!
There will be songwriters (Jim Williams), their hostess-Norma O'Hara Murphy, their best Bush Balladeers, Poets, Ukulele School, real bush bands with some old traditional songs and music. They'll celebrate their Celtic roots and their pioneers. You're all invited to come along. This is a family festival- a fabulous community event in the tradition of wonderful country hospitality! Big Slim Dusty Exhibition returns again.
|Warwick Rodeo National APRA National Finals and Warwick Gold Cup Campdraft|
|Date||Mon 21st Oct 2019 to Sun 27th Oct 2019|
|In traditional country style, âAustralia's Most Famous" rodeo and campdraft celebrates and epitomises the determination and skill of riders. It honours Warwick being home of the Australian Championships since 1928.
Watch bull, horse and rider fly out the gate as campdrafting and rodeo merge in a historic high-stakes week-long event.
Youâll be in awe of the high level of skill and connection between campdrafting riders and their steeds as women, men and juniors vie for various race honours.
|Dinner Under the Stars|
|Date||Sat 9th Nov 2019|
|A food and wine experience not to be missed. Indulge in their hand crafted single vineyard wines, all sourced from their sustainably managed dry grown vineyard, matched with a range of exciting dishes created by acclaimed local chef Jason Costanzo. Celebrate with them the joy of Spring in the Granite Belt, with a sumptuous dinner featuring ingredients from a variety of local small scale producers.
A truly unique dining experience with guests seated at long tables in the grounds of their stylish 1920s Queenslander cellar door building, all framed by the spectacular Granite Belt night sky!
Places are limited, so please book early to avoid disappointment.
|Stanthorpe Apple and Grape Harvest Festival|
|Date||Fri 28th Feb 2020 to Sun 8th Mar 2020|
|The Stanthorpe Apple and Grape Harvest Festival (official organisation name: Stanthorpe Festival Association Inc.) is one of Queenslandâs longest running and most successful Festivals! Voted Queensland in the top 10 favourite Iconic Event/Festival during the Queensland Q150 Celebrations, the Festival is a âmust doâ on the Queensland events calendar.
The biennial festival is a celebration of the Granite Belt regionâs produce and booming wine industry.
An average of over 70,000 people attend the festival and this is arguably Australiaâs leading harvest festival having a successful track record spanning five decades.
Stanthorpe is less than three hours drive from Brisbane, the Gold Coast, Byron, Armidale, Dalby and Goondiwindi, a bit more from the Sunshine Coast, two hours from Lismore and the Northern Rivers, and a comfortable one and a half hours from Toowoomba.