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Legends of Australian music and rodeo collide! John Farnham brings The Voice to the Isa Rodeo

The Mount Isa Mines Rodeo is celebrating 60 years in August, with a massive entertainment lineup led by Australian legend John Farnham performing live inside the Isa Rodeo’s famous red dirt arena. Australia’s most successful solo artist, Farnham is known for good reason as The Voice, and leads a brilliant lineup of Aussie artists Lee […]

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Super Hero stars at Record Isa rodeo

Brisbane might have the Ekka, but thousands of people have streamed through the gates this weekend to watch the biggest show in Outback Australia, the Mount Isa Mines Rotary Rodeo. The famous Isa Rodeo, which will next year celebrate its Diamond Jubilee 60th Anniversary Rodeo, is a heady mix of horsepower, bovine superstars and the […]

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Isa Rodeo Queens on a quest for charity

There’s no doubt this year’s three Mount Isa Rotary Rodeo Queen Quest entrants have a lot of heart for their local community and chosen charities. Mount Isa Mines Rotary Rodeo Manager Natalie Flecker paid tribute to the entrants – Renaee Gattera, representing North West Queensland Mental Health Network; Chelsea Beckmann (Ronald McDonald House); and Sarah […]

Champion broncs and bulls are true stars of Isa Rodeo

As the stock contractor for next month’s Mount Isa Mines Rotary Rodeo, Darren Brandenburg knows all about good breeding. A former Australian bull riding champion, the Nebo-based rodeo bull contractor is responsible for supplying the bucking stock – bulls and broncs – to the biggest rodeo in the Southern Hemisphere, being held from August 12 […]

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Isa Rodeo Queens on a quest for charity

There’s no doubt this year’s three Mount Isa Rotary Rodeo Queen Quest entrants have a lot of heart for their local community and chosen charities. Mount Isa Mines Rotary Rodeo Manager Natalie Flecker paid tribute to the entrants – Renaee Gattera, representing North West Queensland Mental Health Network; Chelsea Beckmann (Ronald McDonald House); and Sarah […]