Every Australia Day the Shire Council hosts a celebration at Sandakan Park (next to Shire Admin Offices). It comprises a flag-raising ceremony, a short address by the Shire President, a free cooked breakfast, entertainment, and presentation of the Australia Day Awards.
The Shire Australia Day Awards currently recognise the "Citizen of the Year", "Sportsperson of the Year" and "Young Achiever of the Year". All residents and their visitors and friends are welcome to attend.
For more information on the awards and past recipients click here.
Boyup Brook Country Music FESTIVAL AnD Awards
The Boyup Brook Country Music Festival and Awards are held at the Boyup Brook 'Music Park', Jackson Street on the third weekend in February annually. The Boyup Brook Country Music Festival is WA'a largest Country Music festival and the festival has now been running for 30 years.
For further details regarding this event, please contact the Secretary of the Country Music Club, on
9765 1657 or email email@example.com.
For more information see the website at www.countrymusicwa.com.au.
Mayanup Camp Draft
The Mayanup Pony and Stock Horse Club hold a Camp Draft on the second weekend in February and the second weekend in April. Canteen, bar and camping facilities are available, several bands play for your entertainment on the second night of the weekend in February.
For more information contact Ms J Melville on 9765 3081 or Fax: 9765 3096.
ANZAC Day is probably Australia’s most important national occasion. It marks the anniversary of the first major military action fought by Australia and New Zealand forces during the First World War.
The Returned & Service League Boyup Brook Sub-Branch extends an open invitation to all to attend the ANZAC Day Commemoration Services, Tuesday 25 April. The Dawn Service commences at 5.30am at the Memorial (Abel Street). This is followed by a Gunfire Breakfast (gold coin donation). Assemble for the March at 10.15am at the Commonwealth Bank. Ex-servicemen and emergency services are welcome to march. The ANZAC Day Morning Service will commence at 10.45am at the Memorial.
Harvey Dickson's Country Music Centre Weekend
Contact Harvey Dickson on Ph: 9765 1125.
Events are held every two months.
Blackwood Marathon Relay
The Blackwood Marathon Relay is held on the last Saturday of October each year. The Marathon starts in Boyup Brook and finishes in Bridgetown.
Harvey Dicksons's Rodeo
Held on the last Saturday of October each year.
Upper Blackwood Agricultural Show
On the first Tuesday in November and Melbourne Cup Day, Boyup Brook holds its annual Agricultural Show at the Dinninup Show Grounds.
The event runs for the whole day and for further information on onto the society's website http://ubas.mysouthwest.com.au.