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The Thrilling Ride of the Mount Isa Mines Rodeo: 65 Years of Excitement!

The Thrilling Ride of the Mount Isa Mines Rodeo: 65 Years of Excitement!
Image courtesy of Facebook | Isa Rodeo

The Mount Isa Mines Rodeo is gearing up to celebrate its 65th anniversary this August, promising an exciting series of events.Rodeo enthusiasts across Australia can look forward to two significant shows: the Mount Isa Mines Indigenous Rodeo Championships on 8 August and the renowned Mount Isa Mines Rodeo from 8-11 August.

Tickets for both events go on sale on 13 May at 9 am, along with the much-anticipated Rodeo Rock entertainment lineup. This is an opportunity for rodeo fans to witness world-class performances and experience an important part of Australian culture.

Embracing Tough Decisions

Natalie Flecker, CEO of Isa Rodeo Limited, revealed that the Road to Rodeo community event scheduled for 11 May 2024 has been cancelled to focus on delivering a strong Mount Isa Rodeo Festival in August.

She explained the decision was made due to increased operational costs impacting event-based businesses, with the goal of ensuring a successful festival for the community, competitors, and partners.

A National Leader in Events

Isa Rodeo Limited is committed to maintaining its reputation as a leader in the events space. Recently, the organisation received a Highly Commended award in the Australian Tourism Awards for Best Festival and Event and won gold at the Queensland Tourism Awards.

These accolades reflect the high standards upheld by the Mount Isa Rodeo, making it an event not to be missed.

Don’t miss the thrilling action at the Mount Isa Mines Rodeo! Secure your tickets early and be part of the excitement as the event marks its 65th anniversary, setting the stage for a truly memorable celebration of the rodeo’s proud history.