Mountain Cattlemen’s Annual Get Together Buchan 13-15 January 2017

The 2017 Get Together will be held on private land on the Buchan River. Three days of entertainment celebrating the very best of Cattlemen’s culture and heritage will be showcased.

Try or watch the hay stacking, dog high jump, tug of war, poetry competition or whipcracking. Everyone is encouraged to join in. Watch the famous Cattlemen’s Cup, the Buck Out and the Heritage Parade. Be entertained by great bands . Don’t miss the intriguing panel discussions on aspects of High Country culture and history. There is something for everyone.

Mountain Cattlemens

Entertainment:  Expect excellent entertainment at the 2017 Get Together.

The Don Kneebone Mountain Heritage Awards:  Dennis Carstairs is again co-ordinating the poetry competition for the MCAV. Please download the brochure for further information on the categories for the competition from their website.

Photography: There are two sections in the photo competition, Junior Under 18 years of age and Open to all Photographers.

Kids Fun: Kids have the most fun at the Get Together. There is an activities tent during the day with face painting and lots of fun and games which in the evening becomes a kids disco.

Tickets:  Buchan 2017 Get Together tickets can be purchased online at a discounted rate from 1st. June 2016. Remember, only adults need buy a ticket as kids 17YO and under are free. The ticket price includes camping and entertainment for three days. Tickets available from 1st June 2016.  Camping, hot showers and water etc. will be included in your ticket price. There will be a bar and many food outlets to satisfy any taste. Tickets $90 for the three days.  Now that’s a bargain.

For further details go to the website


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