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Dont miss a bed, book ahead!

Organisers of the 2018 Miles Back to the Bush Festival are encouraging visitors to book ahead for the festival so they don’t miss out. Most of the festival activities will centre around the town with tours through the district. Miles has a good selection of motel accommodation, cabins, camping and caravan park. For more information,…

About Miles Back To The Bush Festival

The Miles Back to the Bush Festival is a non profit incorporated association organised by a band of generous volunteers representing the local community. The festival’s origins began in the 1950s with the Miles Wildflower Festival and has since be renamed, including the Miles Beef, Bells and Bottletree Festival. The Festival was incorporated and re-named…

Vintage Fly-in for Festival Spectacle

A host of vintage aircraft will fly in to join the Festivities in Miles next month, taking the vintage spectacle of it’s reinvented Festival to the skies.  The vintage fly-in is one of the exciting new aspects of the Miles Back to the Bush Festival, where entertainment has been taken to the next level to…

Repowered Tractors to ‘Pull’ in Festival Crowds

It’s the motorsport of the bush and its one-of-a-kind repowered tractors will draw a crowd as they rev it up at the Miles Back to the Bush Festival exhibition tractor pull.  Bull Pipe Australia and Kerwick’s Earthworks have teamed to present an afternoon of tractor pulling action at the Festival’s Main Event, Saturday 8 September.…

Festival Offers Backyard View to Bush Life

Local residents in the country town of Miles in Queensland, are calling their city cousins to get “back to the bush” this September, with a rare opportunity to experience country life. Local residents will literally welcome visitors for a backyard experience of life in the bush, opening their homes and yards for a unique peek…

Bearded beauties... we WANT YOU! 😍We sure do appreciate a great beard in Miles, Queensland and we'd love to see you at our Beard Appreciation Event during the Miles Back to the Bush Festival MAIN EVENT Saturday 11 September!We've got a VERY loose criteria for what we'll call a beard... with categories:The Nurtured (natural, but groomed)The Big and Bushy (the ungroomed bush)The Craft Beard (freestyle or faux)The Metro (designer stubble)The Mo (no chin hair)Beard in the Back (the mullet!)The Wannabeard (bumfluff or starter kit).TIME TO REGISTER YOUR BEARDS! MORE INFO ↩www.backtothebushfestival.com.au/program/beard-appreciation/ ... See MoreSee Less

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Miles Back to the Bush Festival
📢 NEW free tour open for bookings in our festival box office!Our major sponsors, the good people at Origin Energy are offering a free bus tour to explore a local gas production facility on the Friday morning of Miles Back to the Bush Festival.It’s a fascinating and rare opportunity to get an insight into the gas industry on the Western Downs and in particular the Miles gas fields.👌 This tour is presented by Origin Energy as Upstream Operator for Australia Pacific LNG.Time: 8.45am – 12noon Friday 10 SeptemberDeparts: Miles Historical Village MuseumTickets limited, book now 👉 bit.ly/37blsem ... See MoreSee Less
We can't wait to have Nathan “Whippy” Griggs at the festival... just 6 weeks to wait! 😁He's a five time whip cracking Guinness world record holder! 🤩What did Nathan win his 5 World Records for?🤠 4 x for fastest records with both one and two hands (697 cracks in a minute two whips, 359 cracks in a minute 1 whip)🤠 1 x for the longest whip in the world (over 100m long!) What a show he'll put on for us Saturday 11 September inside our MAIN EVENT... he'll be appearing after the spectacle of the Rooftop Express Show and the Tractor Pull night show with 🔥!See what else is inside the main event and grab tickets ↩️www.backtothebushfestival.com.au/mainevent/ ... See MoreSee Less