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Boyne Valley Country Music Campout – Ubobo


Looking for a Country Music Festival that’s like no other and in a location, you’ve most likely never heard of? Then save the date for the next Ubobo Boyne Valley Country Music Campout. The aim of the weekend is pretty simple, to get local country music fans together with predominantly local artists to enjoy the music and have a good time! Food vans, plenty of space to park the van and a crowd that’s warm and friendly.

Back in 2012, Jack Villion and Jeannie Kleynhans had a dream to do a campout with some brilliant music. An event to round up your mates, head on out to the bush and enjoy a weekend away. With their destination in mind, the two set out to the Discovery centre in Ubobo to start their Country Music Campout.
Boyne Valley Ubobo
Home to the Boyne Valley Country Music Campout is town of Ubobo

What Does The Boyne Valley Country Music Campout Have To Offer?

This not for profit family event officially commences on the 03 of April until the 5th of April, 2020. Starting at 6 pm on the Friday night, the event begins with a campfire concert featuring Central Queensland and visiting artists. Located at the Ubobo Discovery centre, this event will be running for its 9th consecutive year. Originally started by a couple interested in a weekend away with mates, the Boyne Valley Music Campout has grown exponentially since it’s first year in 2012.

Boyne Valley Country Music Campout
Relax and Listen to the abundance of Country Music Artists

The Boyne Valley Country Music Campout is really an amazing event to bring your friends and enjoy some music. If you’re interested in booking a campsite, you can do that through the Discovery Centre, Ubobo. As the campsite bookings are a first in the best-dressed type system, you’ve got to get in quick to score a powered site on the land. The Discovery Centre also offers several disability access sites which you can also book online.

From Golden Guitar Winners to Open Mic Sessions, there is something for everyone here. Participants at the show are more than welcome join in on Open Mic by performing on their own or the can back you. Listen to Country music artists, guest poets, Sing a song at open mic or buy a ticket to go in the Raffle. If you haven’t brought enough food for the weekend, the event is set up with several food trucks and stall around the event for all your cravings.

Open mic in Ubobo
Anyone can sing or play a song during Open Mic

The Discovery Centre

With new accommodation facilities, there’ll be enough room for you and all your friends’ caravans. From dormitory-style rooms accommodating from 2 to 10 people, you can have groups up to 36 in house. With all accommodation rooms offering access for disability. Campers and caravaners can enjoy the wide-open spaces whilst being close to hot showers, laundry and Barbecue facilities.
Discovery Centre Ubobo
Enjoy the peace and tranquillity of the beautiful Boyne Valley

Where Is Ubobo & How To Get There?

Located centrally in the middle of Ubobo, the Discovery Centre is an easy hours drive from Gladstone, Monto, Kroombit Tops, Agnes Waters. The Discovery Centre is also located right on the doorstep of Lake Awoonga, in central Queensland. A rural community with small townships including Nagoorin, Ubobo, Builyan and Many peaks dot along the Boyne River in this beautifully scenic valley.

Known for its Beef and sawmilling, dairying, irrigated crops and mining also contribute to its economy. There are 7 ways to get from somewhere like Brisbane to Ubobo, including train, bus, car, plane or taxi.

Other Attractions Located In The Boyne Valley

The Boyne River, Lake Awoonga and a number of national parks create the area we know as the Boyne Valley. From the Grand Hotel in Ubobo to the Mountainous landscape of Kroombit Tops. This place is an absolutely beautiful natural wonder worth exploring.
Boyne Valley
Adventure to the vast open spaces of the Boyne Valley
For more information on Ubobo and the Boyne Valley, head to our article about Kroombit Tops. Discover the history behind Boyne Valley in our article on their search for gold.


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Discovery Centre

Dean Miller - Campr Dean has been a trailblazer in the adventure television space for more than 15 years. With a passion for fishing, forged as a young fella growing up on Groote Eylandt NT, the only thing he loves more than boating, camping and touring is sharing a yarn.