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July 2019
Winemakers Dinner

Winemakers Dinner

Special Event

Thursday, July 25, 2019 6:30pm - 10:00pm

About

Welcome to our 2019 Winemaker's Dinners - Save the Date! From April to October, join us at the Griffith Leagues Club for an intimate series of our wine dinners and new events, hosted by a range of winemakers that just happen to live and breathe our local region of wine making. Enjoy a number of specially curated wines throughout the evening, with a bespoke four-course menu to match. Tonight will showcase Berton Vineyard Wines.

Arrive 6.30pm for a 7pm start.

Details

Griffith Southside Leagues Club Function Room
Ticket Price: $90pp
Contact: Tickets available from Club Reception 6962 4577 or via Evenbrite
Click here for more information.

August 2019
Griffith Salami Judging

Griffith Salami Judging

Special Event

Saturday, August 24, 2019 11:00am - 3:00pm

About

Judging event to find the best "Home Made" salami. Entries can be dropped in to MIA Casa in Banna Ave right up to the day before the event, and every entry regardless of the results, goes into a random prize draw courtesy of MIA Casa.

MORE INFO HERE

Hosted by Griffith Salami Festival 

Details

Yoogali Club, 647 McKay Ave, Yoogali
Ticket Price: Free
Click here for more information.

Griffith Italian Festival

Griffith Italian Festival

Special Event

Saturday, August 24, 2019 11:00am - 5:00pm

About

Griffith Italian Festival will be a family fun filled day with music and food galore, bringing young and old generations together to celebrate the Italian culture in Griffith.

Book tickets via Eventbrite HERE

Details

Yellow Tail Park (Yoogali Club Oval), 647 Mackay Ave, Griffith
Ticket Price: $24.19 (incl booking fee)
Contact: Book via Eventbrite link above
Click here for more information.

Festa del Salsicce e Salami

Festa del Salsicce e Salami

Special Event

Sunday, August 25, 2019 11:00am - 3:00pm

About

The Salami Festival celebrates the home salami makers and attracts people and entries from all across Australia. The competition started among friends many years ago when friendly rivalry decided there should be a winner. Salamis are today judged by an expert panel. Salamis are part of the rustic Italian luncheon complete with local wine and live music. 

The event books out well in advance. To secure tickets call 0412 777 147.

UPDATE: Festa del Salsicce has sold out! Make sure to secure your tickets early for the 2020 festival so you don't miss out. 

Details

Pioneer Park Museum, Remembrance Drive, Griffith
Contact: Roy Catanzariti on 0412 777 147

September 2019
2019 Terra AG Griffith Cup

2019 Terra AG Griffith Cup

Special Event

Saturday, September 7, 2019 11:30am - 5:00pm

About

It’s on again! Time to frock up and head to the races. No glass or alcohol through the gate. Canteen & Bar facilities & EFTPOS facilities. 

Complimentary buses departing from Griffith Visitors Centre 11:15 AM to 1:30 PM and departing Dalton Park Racecourse from 4 PM.

More info here.

Details

Dalton Park Race Course, Remembrance Drive, Griffith
Ticket Price: General Admission $20, Aged Pensioners $10, Children (aged 5-15) $5, Children under 5 Free, Family (2 x Adults & 2 Children) $40
Contact: Pre paid tickets will be available for $15 at Speirs Jewellers - 226 Banna Ave Griffith
Click here for more information.

Griffith Jet Boat Races

Griffith Jet Boat Races

Special Event

Saturday, September 21, 2019 2:00pm - 10:00pm

About

The jet boats return with thrilling action this September at the Lake Wyangan mud track, a family friendly event. No alcohol permitted through the gate, full catering and bar available at the track.
Hosted by the Griffith Boat Club.

Keep updated via Griffith Boat Club's Facebook page here.

Details

Griffith Boat Club, Lakes Rd, Lake Wyangan
Ticket Price: TBC
Click here for more information.

Murrumbidgee Music Festival

Murrumbidgee Music Festival

Special Event

Sunday, September 22, 2019 10:00am - 4:00pm

About

Piccolo Family Farm is proud to present the Murrumbidgee Music Festival in Griffith, New South Wales. 

Hosted in the beautiful grounds of the farm, enjoy country sounds from the talented lineup of local and interstate artists, Kevin “Walshy” Walsh of the Good Morning Country radio show will be the MC for the day.

BOOK TICKETS HERE.

Details

Piccolo Family Farm, 1814 Mallinson Road, Lake Wyangan
Ticket Price: $30pp (+bf) with kids under 12 free
Contact: Book via link above.
Click here for more information.

October 2019
Griffith's Biggest Lap

Griffith's Biggest Lap

Special Event

Saturday, October 5, 2019 4:00pm - 10:00pm

About

A charity event bringing the diehard classic car culture of the local region into the spotlight for one night. It's a great family and spectator rolling car show, where you can see, smell, hear and admire some amazing vehicles. Entertainment, food, coffee stalls and more. Cars have always been a focus for locals with 'lapping the main street' a regular activity. Griffith's Biggest Lap takes you back to the hey day where more than 260 vehicles from across the State join in - an event designed to raise funds for local charity.

www.griffithsbiggestlap.com.au 

Details

Banna Ave, Griffith
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Griffith Show 2019

Griffith Show 2019

Special Event

Sunday, October 6, 2019 8:00am - 9:00pm

About

The 98th Annual Griffith Show will bring all the fun of the fair to Griffith! There will be something for everyone including entertainment, horse ring events and show jumping, wood chopping, tractor pull, demolition derby, showgirls, dog show, animal nursery, pavilions, rides & sideshows.

 

Details

Griffith Showground, Murrumbidgee Ave, Griffith
Contact: 0488 626 462
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Griffith Relay for Life

Griffith Relay for Life

Special Event

Saturday, October 12, 2019 All Day

About

Come along and support Griffith's biggest platform to fight back against all cancers. 

Details

Griffith Solar Mad Stadium
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Griffith Relay for Life

Griffith Relay for Life

Special Event

Sunday, October 13, 2019 All Day

About

Come along and support Griffith's biggest platform to fight back against all cancers. 

Details

Griffith Solar Mad Stadium
Click here for more information.

Griffith Spring Fest - Real Juice Company Citrus Sculptures

Griffith Spring Fest - Real Juice Company Citrus Sculptures

Special Event

Sunday, October 13, 2019 All Day

About

The Real Juice Company Citrus Sculptures line the main street of Griffith for two weeks during the Griffith Spring Fest, creating a magnificent sight. More than 70 wacky sculptures, including a grand piano, talking robot, reclining chook and castle are created using more than 100,000 oranges. The exhibition is one of the most unique in Australia. Enjoy for free and lit at night to extend viewing. The Citrus Sculptures were first installed in 1995 and are based on the famous lemon sculptures in Menton, France.

Details

Banna Avenue Griffith
Ticket Price: Free
Organizer: Griffith City Council
Click here for more information.

Griffith Spring Fest - Real Juice Company Citrus Sculptures

Griffith Spring Fest - Real Juice Company Citrus Sculptures

Special Event

Monday, October 14, 2019 All Day

About

The Real Juice Company Citrus Sculptures line the main street of Griffith for two weeks during the Griffith Spring Fest, creating a magnificent sight. More than 70 wacky sculptures, including a grand piano, talking robot, reclining chook and castle are created using more than 100,000 oranges. The exhibition is one of the most unique in Australia. Enjoy for free and lit at night to extend viewing. The Citrus Sculptures were first installed in 1995 and are based on the famous lemon sculptures in Menton, France.

Details

Banna Avenue Griffith
Ticket Price: Free
Organizer: Griffith City Council
Click here for more information.

Griffith Spring Fest - Real Juice Company Citrus Sculptures

Griffith Spring Fest - Real Juice Company Citrus Sculptures

Special Event

Tuesday, October 15, 2019 All Day

About

The Real Juice Company Citrus Sculptures line the main street of Griffith for two weeks during the Griffith Spring Fest, creating a magnificent sight. More than 70 wacky sculptures, including a grand piano, talking robot, reclining chook and castle are created using more than 100,000 oranges. The exhibition is one of the most unique in Australia. Enjoy for free and lit at night to extend viewing. The Citrus Sculptures were first installed in 1995 and are based on the famous lemon sculptures in Menton, France.

Details

Banna Avenue Griffith
Ticket Price: Free
Organizer: Griffith City Council
Click here for more information.

Griffith Spring Fest - Real Juice Company Citrus Sculptures

Griffith Spring Fest - Real Juice Company Citrus Sculptures

Special Event

Wednesday, October 16, 2019 All Day

About

The Real Juice Company Citrus Sculptures line the main street of Griffith for two weeks during the Griffith Spring Fest, creating a magnificent sight. More than 70 wacky sculptures, including a grand piano, talking robot, reclining chook and castle are created using more than 100,000 oranges. The exhibition is one of the most unique in Australia. Enjoy for free and lit at night to extend viewing. The Citrus Sculptures were first installed in 1995 and are based on the famous lemon sculptures in Menton, France.

Details

Banna Avenue Griffith
Ticket Price: Free
Organizer: Griffith City Council
Click here for more information.

Griffith Spring Fest - Real Juice Company Citrus Sculptures

Griffith Spring Fest - Real Juice Company Citrus Sculptures

Special Event

Thursday, October 17, 2019 All Day

About

The Real Juice Company Citrus Sculptures line the main street of Griffith for two weeks during the Griffith Spring Fest, creating a magnificent sight. More than 70 wacky sculptures, including a grand piano, talking robot, reclining chook and castle are created using more than 100,000 oranges. The exhibition is one of the most unique in Australia. Enjoy for free and lit at night to extend viewing. The Citrus Sculptures were first installed in 1995 and are based on the famous lemon sculptures in Menton, France.

Details

Banna Avenue Griffith
Ticket Price: Free
Organizer: Griffith City Council
Click here for more information.

Griffith Spring Fest - Real Juice Company Citrus Sculptures

Griffith Spring Fest - Real Juice Company Citrus Sculptures

Special Event

Friday, October 18, 2019 All Day

About

The Real Juice Company Citrus Sculptures line the main street of Griffith for two weeks during the Griffith Spring Fest, creating a magnificent sight. More than 70 wacky sculptures, including a grand piano, talking robot, reclining chook and castle are created using more than 100,000 oranges. The exhibition is one of the most unique in Australia. Enjoy for free and lit at night to extend viewing. The Citrus Sculptures were first installed in 1995 and are based on the famous lemon sculptures in Menton, France.

Details

Banna Avenue Griffith
Ticket Price: Free
Organizer: Griffith City Council
Click here for more information.

Griffith Spring Fest - Launch Party

Griffith Spring Fest - Launch Party

Special Event

Friday, October 18, 2019 All Day

About

Celebrate with us at the Spring Fest Launch Party with local wine bar, live music, Yenda beer and cider, Paella station, street food, kids activities, markets and cocktails. Take a selfie or two with our wacky and wonderful Real Juice Company Citrus Sculptures. VIP Pass available for pre purchase - includes private allocated seating, catering by the Grazeful Table and a glass of bubbles on arrival.

Free General Admission, VIP Pass TBA

Details

Griffith Visitor Information Centre Carpark
Ticket Price: Free Entry
Organizer: Griffith City Council
Click here for more information.

Griffith Spring Fest - Griffith Garden Festival

Griffith Spring Fest - Griffith Garden Festival

Special Event

Friday, October 18, 2019 9:30am - 5:30pm

About

The Festival of Gardens was established in 1991 and attracts a broad range of garden enthusiasts from new homeowners with young gardens, through to dedicated gardeners who relish the opportunity to experience other gardens. The three-day annual Festival has grown to become a major event in Griffith, being a mecca for garden lovers locally and from far and wide. 

Details

Various Gardens in the Griffith Region
Ticket Price: $6
Contact: Purchase tickets at the garden gate
Organizer: Griffith City Council
Click here for more information.

Griffith Spring Fest - Griffith Garden Festival

Griffith Spring Fest - Griffith Garden Festival

Special Event

Friday, October 18, 2019 9:30am - 5:00pm

About

The Festival of Gardens was established in 1991 and attracts a broad range of garden enthusiasts from new homeowners with young gardens, through to dedicated gardeners who relish the opportunity to experience other gardens. The three-day annual Festival has grown to become a major event in Griffith, being a mecca for garden lovers locally and from far and wide. 

Details

Various Gardens in the Griffith Region
Ticket Price: $6
Contact: Purchase tickets at the garden gate
Organizer: Griffith City Council
Click here for more information.

Griffith Spring Fest - Real Juice Company Citrus Sculptures

Griffith Spring Fest - Real Juice Company Citrus Sculptures

Special Event

Saturday, October 19, 2019 All Day

About

The Real Juice Company Citrus Sculptures line the main street of Griffith for two weeks during the Griffith Spring Fest, creating a magnificent sight. More than 70 wacky sculptures, including a grand piano, talking robot, reclining chook and castle are created using more than 100,000 oranges. The exhibition is one of the most unique in Australia. Enjoy for free and lit at night to extend viewing. The Citrus Sculptures were first installed in 1995 and are based on the famous lemon sculptures in Menton, France.

Details

Banna Avenue Griffith
Ticket Price: Free
Organizer: Griffith City Council
Click here for more information.

Griffith Spring Fest - Griffith Garden Festival

Griffith Spring Fest - Griffith Garden Festival

Special Event

Saturday, October 19, 2019 9:30am - 5:30pm

About

The Festival of Gardens was established in 1991 and attracts a broad range of garden enthusiasts from new homeowners with young gardens, through to dedicated gardeners who relish the opportunity to experience other gardens. The three-day annual Festival has grown to become a major event in Griffith, being a mecca for garden lovers locally and from far and wide. 

Details

Various Gardens in the Griffith Region
Ticket Price: $6
Contact: Purchase tickets at the garden gate
Organizer: Griffith City Council
Click here for more information.

Griffith Spring Fest - Multicultural Festival

Griffith Spring Fest - Multicultural Festival

Special Event

Saturday, October 19, 2019 10:00am - 3:00pm

About

Griffith Multicultural Festival celebrates the cultural diversity of our city through song, dance, food and music. The event runs on Saturday and is a great place for lunch with an amazing spead of delcious cuisines from around the world. Performances include tradtional dancing groups, a flags of the world ceremony, spaghetti eating competition, music and more.

Details

Memorial Park, Banna Ave, Griffith
Ticket Price: Free
Click here for more information.

Botanica - The Griffith Spring Fest Feast

Botanica - The Griffith Spring Fest Feast

Special Event

Saturday, October 19, 2019 6:00pm - 11:30pm

About

Reggie P's Catering & BBQ present; Botanica -The Spring Fest Feast.  A new and unique celebration of the season experienced through the food and wine that our glorious Riverina has to offer. Botanica is an explosion of colour and flavour - some of which are very bold and daring but will remain approachable whilst leaving that tasty lasting impression.

Botanica will be held at the picturesque and nationally renowned winery, Calabria Family Wines with wine selections provided by the winery as well.

The evening will consist of arrival canapés and wine for the guests as they wander and browse the works of art displayed by local artists. For the main portion of the night, you will be seated on a gloriously long table outside in a clear marquee where you can watch as the sun sets and turns to bright night stars while feasting on a 3-course meal designed and executed by Chef Roderick utilising the best of what our regional produce has to offer. 

Acoustic music will entertain and lull you into a blissful state in the background for the duration of the event. 

Reggie P's Catering & BBQ are breathing a new life into a time honoured event, this is not one to be missed!

Botanica- The Spring Fest Feast is an Over 18's Only Event. 

Tickets will be released in July 2019

 

Details

Calabria Family Wines
Organizer: Reggie P's Catering & BBQ
Click here for more information.
Click here for booking link.

An Evening of Song

An Evening of Song

Special Event

Saturday, October 19, 2019 6:30pm - 8:00pm

About

Experience An Evening of Song, featuring the Wagga City Rugby Male Choir, the Griffith Italian Choir and the Griffith Tongan Choir.

Tickets on sale through the Griffith Regional Theatre from 12 September 2019. 

Details

Griffith Regional Theatre
Ticket Price: Adult (18+) $25, Concession $20, Under 17yrs Free
Contact: Tickets through Griffith Regional Theatre from 12 September 2019
Organizer: Griffith Rotary Club
Click here for more information.
Click here for booking link.

Griffith Spring Fest - Real Juice Company Citrus Sculptures

Griffith Spring Fest - Real Juice Company Citrus Sculptures

Special Event

Sunday, October 20, 2019 All Day

About

The Real Juice Company Citrus Sculptures line the main street of Griffith for two weeks during the Griffith Spring Fest, creating a magnificent sight. More than 70 wacky sculptures, including a grand piano, talking robot, reclining chook and castle are created using more than 100,000 oranges. The exhibition is one of the most unique in Australia. Enjoy for free and lit at night to extend viewing. The Citrus Sculptures were first installed in 1995 and are based on the famous lemon sculptures in Menton, France.

Details

Banna Avenue Griffith
Ticket Price: Free
Organizer: Griffith City Council
Click here for more information.

Griffith Spring Fest - Griffith Garden Festival

Griffith Spring Fest - Griffith Garden Festival

Special Event

Sunday, October 20, 2019 9:30am - 5:30pm

About

The Festival of Gardens was established in 1991 and attracts a broad range of garden enthusiasts from new homeowners with young gardens, through to dedicated gardeners who relish the opportunity to experience other gardens. The three-day annual Festival has grown to become a major event in Griffith, being a mecca for garden lovers locally and from far and wide. 

Details

Various Gardens in the Griffith Region
Ticket Price: $6
Contact: Purchase tickets at the garden gate
Organizer: Griffith City Council
Click here for more information.

Griffith Spring Fest - Real Juice Company Citrus Sculptures

Griffith Spring Fest - Real Juice Company Citrus Sculptures

Special Event

Monday, October 21, 2019 All Day

About

The Real Juice Company Citrus Sculptures line the main street of Griffith for two weeks during the Griffith Spring Fest, creating a magnificent sight. More than 70 wacky sculptures, including a grand piano, talking robot, reclining chook and castle are created using more than 100,000 oranges. The exhibition is one of the most unique in Australia. Enjoy for free and lit at night to extend viewing. The Citrus Sculptures were first installed in 1995 and are based on the famous lemon sculptures in Menton, France.

Details

Banna Avenue Griffith
Ticket Price: Free
Organizer: Griffith City Council
Click here for more information.

Griffith Spring Fest - Real Juice Company Citrus Sculptures

Griffith Spring Fest - Real Juice Company Citrus Sculptures

Special Event

Tuesday, October 22, 2019 All Day

About

The Real Juice Company Citrus Sculptures line the main street of Griffith for two weeks during the Griffith Spring Fest, creating a magnificent sight. More than 70 wacky sculptures, including a grand piano, talking robot, reclining chook and castle are created using more than 100,000 oranges. The exhibition is one of the most unique in Australia. Enjoy for free and lit at night to extend viewing. The Citrus Sculptures were first installed in 1995 and are based on the famous lemon sculptures in Menton, France.

Details

Banna Avenue Griffith
Ticket Price: Free
Organizer: Griffith City Council
Click here for more information.

Griffith Spring Fest - Real Juice Company Citrus Sculptures

Griffith Spring Fest - Real Juice Company Citrus Sculptures

Special Event

Wednesday, October 23, 2019 All Day

About

The Real Juice Company Citrus Sculptures line the main street of Griffith for two weeks during the Griffith Spring Fest, creating a magnificent sight. More than 70 wacky sculptures, including a grand piano, talking robot, reclining chook and castle are created using more than 100,000 oranges. The exhibition is one of the most unique in Australia. Enjoy for free and lit at night to extend viewing. The Citrus Sculptures were first installed in 1995 and are based on the famous lemon sculptures in Menton, France.

Details

Banna Avenue Griffith
Ticket Price: Free
Organizer: Griffith City Council
Click here for more information.

Griffith Spring Fest - Real Juice Company Citrus Sculptures

Griffith Spring Fest - Real Juice Company Citrus Sculptures

Special Event

Thursday, October 24, 2019 All Day

About

The Real Juice Company Citrus Sculptures line the main street of Griffith for two weeks during the Griffith Spring Fest, creating a magnificent sight. More than 70 wacky sculptures, including a grand piano, talking robot, reclining chook and castle are created using more than 100,000 oranges. The exhibition is one of the most unique in Australia. Enjoy for free and lit at night to extend viewing. The Citrus Sculptures were first installed in 1995 and are based on the famous lemon sculptures in Menton, France.

Details

Banna Avenue Griffith
Ticket Price: Free
Organizer: Griffith City Council
Click here for more information.

Griffith Spring Fest - Real Juice Company Citrus Sculptures

Griffith Spring Fest - Real Juice Company Citrus Sculptures

Special Event

Friday, October 25, 2019 All Day

About

The Real Juice Company Citrus Sculptures line the main street of Griffith for two weeks during the Griffith Spring Fest, creating a magnificent sight. More than 70 wacky sculptures, including a grand piano, talking robot, reclining chook and castle are created using more than 100,000 oranges. The exhibition is one of the most unique in Australia. Enjoy for free and lit at night to extend viewing. The Citrus Sculptures were first installed in 1995 and are based on the famous lemon sculptures in Menton, France.

Details

Banna Avenue Griffith
Ticket Price: Free
Organizer: Griffith City Council
Click here for more information.

Griffith Spring Fest - Real Juice Company Citrus Sculptures

Griffith Spring Fest - Real Juice Company Citrus Sculptures

Special Event

Saturday, October 26, 2019 All Day

About

The Real Juice Company Citrus Sculptures line the main street of Griffith for two weeks during the Griffith Spring Fest, creating a magnificent sight. More than 70 wacky sculptures, including a grand piano, talking robot, reclining chook and castle are created using more than 100,000 oranges. The exhibition is one of the most unique in Australia. Enjoy for free and lit at night to extend viewing. The Citrus Sculptures were first installed in 1995 and are based on the famous lemon sculptures in Menton, France.

Details

Banna Avenue Griffith
Ticket Price: Free
Organizer: Griffith City Council
Click here for more information.

Long Lunch at Piccolo Family Farm

Long Lunch at Piccolo Family Farm

Special Event

Sunday, October 27, 2019 12:00pm - 4:00pm

About

Griffith’s benchmark long lunch event.

Enjoy an afternoon of local food and beverages in the relaxed setting of the Piccolo Family Farm. You will be served canapés on arrival followed by two savoury courses finishing with the fabulous dessert buffet.

This special event will be catered by the team at Limone Dining using the amazing local produce this area offers. Wines will be paired by the Riverina Winemakers Association and cold beers will be poured by the team at Yenda Beer from their famous ‘Andy the Landy’.

The Piccolo Family Farm features 18 acres of citrus, 2 acres of vegetables, herbs and fruits and 2 acres of established gardens with a historic stone homestead.

The Limone Long Lunch is a Taste Riverina Event.

Tickets on sale June 1st 2019 

Details

Piccolo Family Farm, 1814 Mallinson Road, Lake Wyangan
Click here for more information.