The Mareeba Rodeo has a history dating back to 1949 and has become a national icon on the rodeo calendar! Top-level competition and entertainment give spectators plenty to watch from 8.30am. All the usual rodeo events including bull ride, saddle bronc, steer wrestling, and ladies and junior events, Agricultural Show, Downtown Parade, Queen Competition, Cowpokes & Garden Awards.
While You’re Here
Jump in a car and head up to Mareeba to tick off these must-do experiences
10 things near Mareeba worth the drive from Cairns
If your ideal holiday involves roaming from providore to providore, seeing 400-million-year-old rock cave formations and exploring waterfalls in between, there’s a town on the Atherton Tablelands you’ll want to get to know.
Discover the family friendly Atherton Tablelands
Cruise up the range behind Cairns and the first thing you’ll notice is the ever-changing scenery and a welcome drop in temperature. Welcome to the Atherton Tablelands, a place where most travellers choose to follow the waterfall circuit, but if you’re exploring with kids, you’ll want to veer off this well-worn path.
10 waterfalls to chase on the Atherton Tablelands
Hit the famous waterfall circuit, uncover those lesser known or stretch a little further and take a dip in Australia’s widest, single-drop waterfall on the Atherton Tablelands.
Savannah Way – An Outback Adventure through Gulf Country
From sculptural gorges, to bird-filled wetlands, experience 1,099kms of pure outback adventure as you drive Queensland’s Savannah Way.
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