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We are delighted to have Phil Murray from ABC’s Gardening Talkback providing Westech Field Day visitors to several informative gardening sessions over the two days – all FREE. Visit the garden section on the eastern side of the wool pavilion and have Phil answer your gardening questions. Gardening Session Times:
Tuesday – 10am-11am, 2pm-3pm
Wednesday – 10am-11.30am – Winners of Barcaldine Regional Council garden competition will be announced!
Challenge the Kids
Wondering what the kids will do at Westech? Children under 10 years are welcome to join in the Kids Challenge, a type of scavenger hunt! Special markers will be located throughout the grounds for the kids to spot and complete the Kids Challenge to win the cash prize! For further details visit the Information Tent on arrival to enter the Westech Kids Challenge.
Fashions at the Field Day
Are you getting ready for the races or trying to match outfits to hats? Looking for a casual hat/fascinator? This casual approach will keep you entertained! Join the 2 Mad Hatters at their fashion pop-up parade. The fashion events will be taking place from 3:00pm – 3:30pm at site L12 on both days.
Westech’s Twilight Bar,
BBQ and Band All the action will be at the Barcaldine Saleyards from 5pm so bring the whole family along! Come and meet Luke and Cody Cook from ‘House Rules’ as they host an exciting live auction. The Westech Twilight Bar will be operating, so come and join in the fun, food and dance the night away with live music from the Jag N the Rollers.
Reptile Education – Showpit
Do you know the difference between a carpet snake and a mulga snake? This could save a life! Join Creepy Crawlies at site H7 (next to the show pit) and ensure the whole family understands how to handle a slippery situation. The special Reptile Education Sessions will be running both days at 10am, 12pm, 2pm and 4pm.