Race in Chillagoe

Great Wheelbarrow Race

This annual race pays tribute to the miners of the 1880s who pushed their belongings in wheelbarrows along the gruelling 140km track from Mareeba to Chillagoe. While today's race reverses their route (runners start …
Rodeo in Chillagoe

Chillagoe Rodeo

This quintessential outback rodeo offers two solid days of yee-hawing, with a night of live music and boot-scooting in-between.