EVENTS

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CONFERENCES & EVENTS

Forbes has developed a range of modern venues and facilities for small to medium sized conferences, meetings and events. These facilities packaged with a great range of accommodation, dining, attractions and services make Forbes a popular pit stop for both corporate and private events ranging from car rallies to weddings.

GET TOGETHER IN FORBES

Forbes offers the best in function facilities including a range of spaces, catering and equipment hire options and personal and professional service. 

Find rooms accommodating up to 500 people at the Forbes Services Memorial Club, Forbes Services Golf Club, Forbes Inn and Forbes Town Hall, or select from a wide range of smaller function spaces.

Forbes is a popular wedding destination with many couples selecting local venues and Churches; some dating back to Forbes' gold rush past, or the backdrop of historic buildings and Lake Forbes for their special day.

Forbes Shire Council can also offer support for special events with planning assistance and incentives available. For more information please call (02) 6850 2300 or visit www.forbes.nsw.gov.au.  

Calendar of Events

JANUARY

Forbes Flatlands Hang Gliding Championships, Australia Day Celebrations

FEBRUARY

Bedgerabong Picnic Races, NSW Barefoot Waterski Tournament

MARCH

Seniors Week Celebrations, Youth Week Celebrations, Forbes Rugby Club President's Lunch

APRIL

Easter Bowls Carnival, Camel Races, Forbes Rodeo, Anzac Day Commemorations, Diggers Harness Race Meet 

MAY

Kalari Lachlan River Arts Festival, Forbes Heritage Celebrations, Forbes Country Music Club Talent Quest

JUNE

Forbes Eisteddfod

JULY

Forbes Eisteddfod Dance Program, NAIDOC Week Celebrations

AUGUST

Forbes Cup Race Meeting, Bedgerabong Show, NSW Small Winemakers Show

SEPTEMBER

Forbes Show, Wirinya Family Picnic Day, Grazing Down The Lachlan

OCTOBER

Forbes Motor Show, Sculpture Forbes, Bedgerabong Country Music Camp Out, Forbes Spring Race Meeting, Baby Boomers Festival

NOVEMBER

Lions Convention

DECEMBER

Carols by Candlelight, Rotary Ipomoea Christmas Tree Festival, VANFEST

Also, keep a look out for regular markets held throughout the year, which offer a wide range of goods!