DRAG RACING Round 1, Summit Racing Equipment Qld Championships

Gates Open: 12 noon Racing commences 3pm onwards

Bar operating and Refreshments available Community bus running between activities and see Bus Timetable for reference

Entry costs: Adults $10 (15 years and over) – 14 years and under FREE entry

Meet friends to enjoy an afternoon of racing with a five race program.

There are full TAB facilities and on course bookmakers. EFTPOS facilities with Bar and Canteen.

Children’s entertainment will also be available on course.

While enjoying a drink after the races have some fun picking the winner of the Yappy Races around the bar – good old country fun.

Round off a day at the races with ring side seats at Brophy’s tent which will fire up after the Yappy Races around the Bar.

Heaps of fun in a jam packed afternoon of activities at Basset Park.

Location: Showgrounds - Bassett Park, Northern Road Roma

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Location: Big Rig Parklands - Riggers Road Roma

Location: Recreation Ovals, Bungil Street, Roma

Get down and get dirty for a load of good fun as you watch high powered vehicles take to the mud pits - be warned things could get messy!!!!

Canteen will be on the grounds.

Admission: Gold Coin

Roma History Lodge

Location: 17 McDowall St. Roma Qld 4455

‘Sporting Events and Sports People through the Years’

Make sure you visit the Roma History Lodge to view a great display of Sporting Events and Sports People throughout the Maranoa district during the past 150 years. Some will surprise you! We are also open for anyone wanting to check out their family history in the district. Many books on local history also for sale.

OPEN: Friday, Saturday & Sunday 2 - 5pm each day.

Gold coin donation.

Ph: 07 4622 7322

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/RomaHistoryLodge

Location: RSL Hall Northern Road, Roma

Fancy yourself as a Poet, Performer or Songwriter? Walk Up’s Welcome to make the local competition lots of fun. Come one, come all as the audience will be part of the judging panel. There will be a number of categories and there will be prize money for each category. The day’s program includes the competition and performances from the range of very talented people listed below. If you love Australiana then this is for you.

Admission $10

LOCATION: Bassett Park- Rodeo Grounds (Entry via McPhie Street or walking from the Camping Ground)

Check out the history of boxing with the world greatest showman – Fred Brophy.

It is a show not to be missed and a true Outback Legend.

As the drums boom and the bells ring amateur boxers will prepare to take on Fred’s troupe. One not to be missed.

Cost $35 per person – PAY AT THE DOOR

Location: 2 Riggers Rd Roma

Experience the history of the search and discovery of oil and gas in Roma. Settle back and relax under the outback skies as you are taken on a fascinating journey to meet the locals and learn of the entertaining trials and triumphs of early industry men and women in Roma.

The Big Rig Night Show runs for 35 minutes.

Call into The Big Rig/Roma Visitor Information Centre to purchase your tickets.


*EFTPOS available

Adults $10.00
Concession $8.00
Child (12years and under) $7.00
Family (2 x adults 2 x children) $20.00

Phone: 07 46 222 325
Email: tourism@maranoa.qld.gov.au