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FULL PROGRAM RELEASED!  
--- Early-bird Discounted Tickets Close this Thursday ---

Join us in Miles, 4hrs west of Brisbane... less than 2 weeks to wait!

Get Back to the Bush at our biggest ever festival in Miles... 6 - 9 September 2018
Where a love of vintage & a love of country collide!
  • Vintage Aircraft Airshow!
  • Revved-up Exhibition Tractor Pull
  • Craft Beer Tasting & Beard Appreciation
  • Mick Lindsay & Caitlyn Shadbolt live!
  • Roadshow-style Antiques Appraisals
  • Collection Tour: 13 Private Collections!
  • Local Tours: Farm, Fishing, Garden or 4WD
  • Events at the Miles Historical Village
  • Whip-cracking, camp oven cooking
  • View an overview of what to experience
MAIN EVENT: Saturday 8 Sept
Buy Now: $25 Adult / $50 Family
After 30 Aug: $30 Adult / $60 Family
Early-bird discount offered
on many festival events
closing this Thursday 30 Aug.
BUY EARLY-BIRD DISCOUNTED TICKETS
BEARD COMPETITION CATEGORIES...
- The Nurtured (natural, but groomed)

- The Big and Bushy (the ungroomed bush)
- The Craft Beard (freestyle or faux)
- The Mo (no chin hair)

- The Wannabeard (bumfluff or starter kit).
PLUS Craft Beer on tasting paddles & live music in the 'Beard Garden'. Read more
VINTAGE AIRCRAFT AIRSHOW!
See the vintage aircraft fly-overs Saturday 8 Sept, then see them up-close Sunday 9 Sept at the Miles Airport!  Plus see inside the Australian Flying Museum Big Bus!
Sunday entry by $5 donation to RFDS. 
Read more
MICK LINDSAY //  CAITLYN SHADBOLT
Main Stage Saturday night 8 Sept is going to be awesome, with live performances from country rock favourite Mick Lindsay and singer songwriter Caitlyn Shadbolt.  
See them at the Main Event: opens 2pm to late with onsite camping available.
Roadshow-style Antiques Appraisals
Bring along your own treasures on Sunday 9 Sept to our Antiques Expert in Residence for a free Roadshow-style Antiques appraisal.
Dennis Kronk has a broad knowledge of antiques & collectables, plus an extra specialty in coins.  Inside the old Bank at the Miles Historical Village Celebrations.
Whip Cracking + The Flames Show!
Walter LeSouf is a whip cracking maverick and will perform Saturday evening, plus all afternoon will hold free kids whip-cracking workshops inside the Main Event, Sat 8 Sept.
+ Chainsaw Wood Sculpting  + Sheep Shearing  + Dog High Jumping  + Cow Pat Lotto  + Camp Oven Cooking!!!!

 
Re-Powered Tractors to Pull in Crowds at the Saturday Main Event!
It's the motorsport of the bush!
In our Exhibition Tractor Pull, see one-of-a-kind tractor modifications + the power of newer tractors pitted against their models 30 years younger + the modified tractors vs the traction of a D6 Dozer!  Read more.
PRIVATE COLLECTIONS TOUR:
ONLY OF IT'S KIND IN AUSTRALIA!

See June's crazy collection of hundreds of salt & pepper shakers (pictured), plus an astounding array of antique and quirky collections, as the people of Miles open their homes and yards to display their private collections across 13 locations on Fri 7th Sept!  Details in the Printed Program
ANNA DANIELS: PROJECT TV PRESENTER & AUTHOR
Get your tickets for the Ladies High Tea, held Tuesday 4 Sept and not only enjoy a morning of high style, but also be inspired by celebrity TV presenter and author of the book 'Girl in Between' who is guest speaker at this event!  
Find out more
ARE YOU A TOUGH BUGGER?
Calling cross fitters, farmers... anyone up for a fun group challenge to battle to be crowned "Toughest Buggers in the Bush 2018" and take home the prize pool.
Find out more
LAST CHANCE TO BOOK FARM VISIT
Miles locals farmers invite you to book (just $20 per couple/family) to have a hosted visit on a farm!  We'll match you with the farm that best suits your family.  Farm visits on Saturday morning 8 Sept.  Book by 1st Sept
BUY FESTIVAL TICKETS
BOOK A BED AHEAD
Miles has really fantastic motels and caravan parks in town, plus some country accommodation nearby.  
SUNDAY AT THE MILES HISTORICAL VILLAGE
A morning of vintage fun awaits at the Miles Historical Village on Sunday 9 Sept.
Bush Poets Breakfast  //  Quart Pot Boiling  //  Condamine Bell Throwing
Find out what else is happening at The Village!
VIEW THE FULL PROGRAM

PRESENTED WITH THANKS TO OUR SPONSORS...

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