Country calendar: See what's happening in the Riverina and southern NSW

TUMBARUMBA SUCCESS: Champion bareback rider Ben Hall competes on the Australian Professional Rodeo Association (APRA) circuit. Picture: Dave Ethell
TUMBARUMBA SUCCESS: Champion bareback rider Ben Hall competes on the Australian Professional Rodeo Association (APRA) circuit. Picture: Dave Ethell

DECEMBER 6: Goulburn AP&H Show Society will host a showgirl presentation and annual Christmas dinner. Gather your friends and family to make up a table and enjoy the annual dinner. This is one of the Goulburn Show highlights to be able to present the 2020 Showgirl to the community. The event will be held at Grace Milsom Function Centre, Braidwood Road from 6.30pm to 9pm. Cost is $40 and includes a two course dinner and entertainment.

DECEMBER 8: The Walla Walla Community Markets will be held at Commercial Street, Walla Walla from 2pm to 4pm.

DECEMBER 15: Holbrook Community Christmas Carols will be from 6pm to 9.30pm at the Rotunda Ten Mile Gardens, Albury Street, Holbrook.

DECEMBER 20: Join the Goulburn District Race Club for Christmas at the races featuring the Fred Cooper Cup. It is a perfect opportunity to gather your friends, family and colleagues to celebrate the end of the year at the Goulburn District Racing Club at Racecourse Drive from noon until 7pm.

JANUARY 1 2020: Celebrate the New Year with the annual Tumbarumba Rodeo. The event is part of the popular Christmas run among Australian Professional Rodeo Association (APRA) competitors and is set to provide plenty of entertainment. The event will be held at the Tumbarumba Showgrounds.

FEBRUARY 8 2020: Henty Show will be held at the Henty Showgrounds located at Pleasant Hills Road, Henty. For details hentyshow@gmail.com

FEBRUARY 14 and 15 2020: Gundagai Show will be held at Springflat Drive, Gundagai and is set to offer a diverse program of events. For details info@gundagaishow.com.au

FEBRUARY 28 to MARCH 1 2020: Canberra Royal Show will be held at Flemington Road Mitchell Australian Capital Territory. For details www.rncas.org.au

MARCH 6 and 7 2020: Boorowa Show will be held at Ballyryan Road, Boorowa. For details contact boorowashow@hotmail.com

MARCH 22 2020: Holbrook Show will be held at Bowler Street, Holbrook.

MARCH 28 2020 : Batlow Show will be held at Memorial Avenue, Batlow. For details visitwww.batlowshow.com.au

MAY 22 2020: The Science and Agriculture Enrichment Day will be held at the Graham Centre in Wagga. For details contact Toni Nugent, Partnerships and Engagement Manager, Graham Centre for Agricultural Innovation (02) 6933 4402.

SEPTEMBER 22, 23 and 24 2020: Henty Machinery Field Days attracts around 60,000 visitors and more than 3500 businesses annually.

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