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Colour me spring! Spring Events Calendar OUT NOW

29 Aug 2016 11:00 AM -

As the fields around Coolamon Shire overflow with colour this spring, the event calendar is also bursting with fantastic things for the whole family to do! While you’re out and about, don’t forget to keep a camera handy so that you can snap your winning entry for the Capture Coolamon Shire Photographic Competition.


For the first time ever, catch the Coolamon Vintage Fire Engine Muster, held in conjunction with the Coolamon NSW Fire Brigade 2016 Open Day, showcasing a range of modern and vintage fire engines, hot rods, vintage cars and demonstrations on Sunday 2nd October. 

There will be a range of children’s activities on offer and the doors of the Coolamon Fire Museum & Visitor Information Centre will be open throughout the day. Spend the afternoon or the night this October long weekend.


The Capture Coolamon Shire Photographic Competition, is open to both professional and amateur photographers everywhere. There are both Youth and Open Sections and cash prizes awarded across 5 Categories, including the $1,000 Jim Slater Prize.

The Official Opening event  will be held on Friday 28th of October and will feature live entertainment and the Official Awards Ceremony. The Exhibition will be on display at Coolamon’s iconic Up-to-Date Store from Saturday 29th of October to Sunday 13th of November.


Canine Catwalk - Thursday 15th - Saturday 17th of October

Ganmain Hall Springtime Markets - Sunday 25th of September 

Coolamon-Ganmain Hospital Auxillary Fete - Saturday 22nd of October 

Coolamon’s Whole Town Garage Sale - Saturday 29th of October

Light the Night for Leukaemia - also on Saturday 29th of October 

Music 4 Mates Coolamon Shire Community Services Road Map Launch - Saturday 5th of November 

Please be advised that due to adverse weather, the Ardlethan Agricultural Show scheduled for September 17 has been cancelled.

To download the Spring Event Calendar, please CLICK HERE. And don't forget to share your photos on Facebook or Instagram using #VisitCoolamonShire We can’t wait to see you in Coolamon Shire this spring! 

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