Special Barmera Events

Running of the Sheep   Barmera Sheep Dog Trails   SA Country Music Festival
  sheep dog trials   country music
Certainly a sight to see...over 300 sheep running down Barmera's Main Street to the oval at the end. The event is a prelude to the
Sheep Dog Trails which attracts competitors from across the country.
When: Saturday  8th June 2018.
Where: Barwell Ave, Barmera
Contact: Barmera VIC 85882289
  Sheep dog trails showcases the bond and trust that exists between the handler and their dog as they partake in different challenges to test the dogs skills.

When: 8th,9th & 10th June 2018
Where: Barmera Oval
Contact:Bob Clarke 0418473169
  Barmera is host each year to the SA Country Music Festival & Awards.

Held annually at the beginning of June it attracts experienced musicians as well as new talent. Find out more at www.riverlandcountymusic.com.

SA Barmera Carp Frenzy   Barmera Markets   Barmera's Christmas Pageant
carp frenzy   barmera markets   barmeras christmas pageant

South Australia's biggest Carp Fishing Competition held on Lake Bonney at Barmera. Great family fun day with prize pool over $10,000 .Fish from a boat or on the bank. No size limit.

When: Sat 30th  March 2019
Where: Lake Bonney, Barmera
Contact:  Kym Manning 8588 2871 or                                       0414 934143
For more details go to:                  facebook.com/SACarpFrenzy



Held in Barmera's Main Street, Barwell Avenue on designated Sundays throughout the year.

A popular market that caters for the whole family.

See the 'Barmera Markets' page for more details.


Barmera celebrates Xmas with their Annual Christmas Pageant and Fireworks Spectacular. From 5pm with entertainment & stalls in the Main street, Pageant begins at 6.15 followed by Fireworks at 9.15pm

When: Friday 13th Dec 2019

Barmera Santa's Cave   Murray Man Triathlon    


Santa's Cave opens after the Barmera Xmas Pageant on Dec 13th with a Xmas Wonderland for all ages,

When:  Pageant night to 8.30pm,              ( Open days for 2019 to be confirmed.)

Group & School bookings by arrangement.

Where: Bonney Theatre, Barmera
Contact:  08 8588 2289




 Two great days of Triathlon events.   Nippy's "Come and Try"  short course Triathlon on Saturday for everyone, with an emphasis on fun and Fitness , with the full course Murray Man Triathlon on Sunday.

When: Nov 2019
Where: Lake Bonney Foreshore, Barmera
Contact:  www.murrayman.com.au


Riverland Events