Visiting Rodeo

The Mount Isa Mines Rotary Rodeo is located at Buchanan Park Events Complex, Mount Isa, Queensland.

Admission & Hours

Admission into Buchanan Park gives you access to all the rodeo action, live entertainment, exhibits, sideshow alley and markets at venue on the Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Visit out Tickets page for admission prices.

The venue is open from 11am to midnight on Friday, 8am to midnight on Saturday and 8am to 8pm on Sunday.

The Mailman Express is a separate event held by the Mount Isa Race Club. Tickets can be purchased at the gate on the day.


Isa Rodeo is an extremely busy time in Mount Isa with most accommodation completely booked out in the lead up to this iconic event. So please book as soon as possible. For other accommodation options in Mount Isa, phone our Visitor Information Centre, Outback At Isa, on (07) 4749 1555 or 1300 659 660.

ATM Facilities

ATM facilities are located at Treasury near the Northern gates.

Emergency Services

Police and Ambulance services are located in the building located to the left of the arena near the Northern gates. See map for location.

Future Dates

Visit our Future Dates section for next year’s Mount Isa Rotary Rodeo and beyond.

Lost & Found

Items that have been lost or found can be located or reported at Treasury near the Northern gates. After the event, phone the Mount Isa Rotary Rodeo office on (07) 4743 2706.


Free parking is available in the centre of the racecourse via George and East Streets. The sealed car park located on Sutton Street will be unavailable Friday during the Mardi Gras Parade. Please do not park around the surrounding streets as these are policed for traffic offences.


Collection and drop-off is located on Sutton St. Taxi number is 131 008. There is no public bus service in Mount Isa.


Concreted pathways and ramps are available throughout Buchanan Park with designated wheelchair areas along the walkway of the arena.  Disabled collection and drop-off is located outside the South Entry via George Street. Disabled parking is available in the sealed car park located on Sutton Street. Please contact the Rodeo Office for alternative parking options for Friday due to Mardi Gras Parade.