Thursday, 25 Apr 2019

Warren ANZAC Day Schedule

6.00am - Dawn Service - Cenotaph Macquarie Park

6.30am - Free breakfast for children and adults - Warren Services Club (Provided by Warren Services Club.)

10.50am - Form up for March - Dubbo Street near the Warren Services Club

10.55am - March commences

11.00am - Commemorative Service - Cenotaph Macquarie Park

12 noon - Free sausage sizzle - Macquarie Park (Provided by Warren Services Club)












Saturday, 26 Jan 2019

8.30am - 11.00am

Warren Sporting & Cultural Centre

The 2019 Australia Day Celebrations will be held at the Warren Sporting & Cultural Complex on Saturday 26th January 2019

8.30am – Free BBQ Breakfast
9.45am – Commence Australia Day Ceremony including speech from Australia Day Ambassador and Awards Presentation.

The 2019 Australia Day Ambassador to come to Warren is Susie Elelman. Author, TV presenter, radio broadcaster, reporter and producer are just some of the many hats she has worn throughout an impressive media career spanning four decades. Susie Elelman is a name synonymous with daytime television and is currently a regular on Studio 10 on the Ten and WIN Networks.


Saturday, 30 Mar 2019 - Sunday, 31 Mar 2019

8.00am - 12.00noon


Invite your family and friends to come to Warren and join the fun.

Saturday 30 March:
8am Markets, WOW Centre
12pm Western Sheep Breeders Races
8pm Band at the Golf Club

Sunday 31 March:
8am Triathlon commencing at Warren Pool

Saturday, 21 Dec 2019

Saturday, 22 Dec 2018


Macquarie Park, Warren, NSW 2824

Karlene Irving

0439 479 194

On Saturday 22nd of December Warren's 2018 Carols by Candlelight will be held at Macquarie Park.

Sausage sizzle at 6.30pm and carol singing to begin at 7.30pm.

Tuesday, 24 Jul 2018

12.00noon - 5.00pm

Warren Showground and Racecourse

Warren Jockey Club

(02) 6847 3749

The 2018 Cattleman's Cup Race Meeting will be held on the 24th July 2018.

Sunday, 30 Jun 2019

Ben Egan or Jo O'Brien

0439728085 or 0427011614

Central West Adult Riding Club Championships will be held at the Warren Showground and Racecourse on the 30th of June. A welcome dinner will be held on Saturday night 29th June. 

For further details download event flyer.

Sunday, 10 Nov 2019

Sunday, 11 Nov 2018

Warren Showground and Racecourse

Warren Jockey Club

(02) 6847 3749

Saturday, 09 Feb 2019 - Sunday, 10 Feb 2019

Saturday, 30 Mar 2019

Saturday, 09 Mar 2019 - Sunday, 10 Mar 2019

Saturday, 16 Feb 2019 - Sunday, 17 Feb 2019

1.00pm - 5.00pm

Warren Swimming Pool

Warren Shire Council

02 6847 6600

There will be an inflatable obstacle course at the Warren Pool on Saturday 16 February - 1pm - 5pm and Sunday 17 February 1pm - 5pm.

There will be free pool entry on Saturday 16 February.

Please note: Children must be able to swim to go on the obstacle course. Children under 10 years of age must be supervised by an adult.

Wednesday, 03 Oct 2018 - Sunday, 07 Oct 2018

8.00am - 7.00pm

Window on the Wetlands Centre, Warren


1800 748 379


Macquarie Marshes and River Festival (The Warraan Festival) will be held from the 3rd until the 7th of October.

Activities include: Paddle-a-thon, carp catching competition, artist-in-residence and art classes, bike rides, silent art auction, bird watching, fun run, markets and fundraising dinner (a joint RiverSmart and Drought Relief Fundraiser.)

A snapshot of key events is as follows:


1. Silent art auction...44 artworks at the Kookaburra at the WOW Centre. Some with reserves as low as $5 and $10.

2. Art classes from Ray Williams, Kim Simmons and Debbie Kerr....half day and full day options. $30 or $60.

3 and 4. Indigenous and early European tours.

5. Wetlands walks around Tiger Bay in Warren

6. Carp-a-thon. $15, great prizes.

7. Melinda Schneider starring in the R U OK Mate? concert. $50, with free buses from Dubbo via Narromine and Trangie.

8. Tethered hot air balloon rides by the RAAF, Friday, Saturday, Sunday early

9. Bubble soccer...Friday and Saturday. Free.

10. Overnight bird watching tour of the Macquarie Marshes, lead by Tim Hosking. $200.

11. Saturday morning market at the WOW Centre

12. Day time astronomy during the Market.

13. Saturday morning paddle-a-thon, weir to weir in Warren. $35.

14. Rotary Show and Shine. Free

15. 125 km road bike ride, Sunday morning, $50

16. 6 km fun run or walk. Free.

17. Scare crow making competition, 11 am Sunday at the WOW. Free.

18. Sunday arvo concert on the grass, 12.30pm. Free.


Locations will include: Warren, the Macquarie Marshes, The Window on the Wetlands Centre, and Victoria Oval.

Bookings:, WOW Centre, or call 1800 748 379.


See attached programme of events for more details.

Please note: For people in or near Warren, there is an early bird special, $10 off any event if you sign up and pay before Saturday 29th September 2018 at 2pm.


Saturday, 04 May 2019

6.30pm - 11.30pm

The Marra Community Hall

Ange MacAlpine or Haylee Wilson

0428470657 or 0413436554

Marra Arts Cocktail Ball. Exhibition, Sale & Auction of local and interstate artists. Canapés by Deer Dingo Catering, Cash Bar & Live Music to dance the night away. $90.00 per person. Return buses from Warren & Nyngan. Ticket purchase through 123Tix

Saturday, 21 Sep 2019

Saturday, 22 Sep 2018

Saturday, 14 Sep 2019


Victoria Park, Udora Rd, Warren NSW

Rod Sandell - Rotary or Jan Hardman - Rotary

0427 620 832 or 0429828106 or


The 2019 Pioneer Spring Festival will be held at Victoria Park Warren on September 14 2019.

Cobb & Co Royal Mail Coach (sponsored by Warren Services Club), duck race, grand parade, vintage tractors and motor display and Show and Shine. 

Bar in operation, morning tea, Lions Club BBQ, camp oven cooking, 117 Bakery Coffee Van.

Face painting, fun events for children, jumping castle and music all day.


Thursday, 18 Oct 2018

1.00pm - 9.00pm

Warren Showground and Racecourse, Warren NSW 2824

Jo O'Brien

Paralympian equestrian Sue-Ellen Lovett is riding 800km across Western NSW to raise money for cancer services in the bush.

Sue-Ellen will ride into Warren on Thursday 18th October 2018. Come and join Sue- Ellen and her support/guide riders at the Warren showground for a camp oven dinner cooked by the local Gunningbar Fishing Club. Greg Storer will be entertaining us during the evening.

There will be an activities afternoon following a mounted guard of honour as Sue-Ellen rides into Warren Showground. Information about the new Cancer Wellness Centre and redevelopment will also be on display, and of course Sue-Ellen will be there with her Olympic medal and a chat.

The Challenge: Ride Against Cancer is proudly supported by Central West Adult riding Club, for more information and RSVP for catering purposes please contact Jo O’Brien

Thursday, 04 Oct 2018

6.30pm - 9.30pm

Warren Sporting & Cultural Centre

Small Business Night of Laughs

The businesses in Warren Shire have had a tough time in drought.
Now we are giving you something to smile about. The funniest comedians from this year's
Sydney Comedy Festival are hitting the road and bringing an all-star comedy showcase to
With an epic comedy line up expertly curated from this year's festival, you will need to get in
quick for this hot ticket to a night of laughs. What's more we are picking up the tab!

Please note: Patrons under 18 years of age must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian. 

For free tickets please visit Small Business Night of Laughs - Sydney Comedy Festival Showcase

Friday, 14 Dec 2018

Warren Showground and Racecourse

Warren Jockey Club

(02) 6847 3749

Friday, 13 Dec 2019

Friday, 30 Aug 2019 - Sunday, 01 Sep 2019

Friday, 07 Dec 2018

5.00pm - 9.00pm

Warren Main Street

Warren Shire Council

02 6847 6600

Save the date - Friday 7th December - Warren Christmas Street Party - Catch up with friends, be entertained, eat, drink, shop and be merry! Spread the word cause Santa is coming to town!

Sunday, 31 Mar 2019


Warren Swimming Pool

Audrey Weston or Milton Quigley

0408690954 or 0427473152

Registration forms are available from the Warren Weekly Office - Burton Street or at the Warren Swimming Pool - Stafford Street. They can also be downloaded below.

Saturday, 28 Jul 2018 - Sunday, 29 Jul 2018


Warren Showground and Racecourse

Dave Dwyer


Full bar and canteen will be available all weekend

Saturday, 27 Jul 2019 - Sunday, 28 Jul 2019

Saturday, 26 May 2018

7.00am - 10.00pm

Warren Showground and Racecourse

Warren P & A Association

(02) 6847 6314


The Warren Show will be held at the Warren Showground and Racecourse on Saturday 26 May 2018.

Saturday, 08 Jun 2019

Saturday, 18 May 2019

3.00pm - 5.00pm

Carter Oval, Warren NSW

Warren Shire Council

02 6847 6600

Come and help design the Warren Skate Park. On Saturday 18 May, 3-5pm at Carter Oval.

Warren Shire Council has developed a Concept Plan for the development of the Carter Oval Precinct. The plan includes: Skate Park, Cricket, Soccer, Athletics, Water Park, Bike Training Park, Playground. The Plan can be viewed here.

Warren Shire Council as part of the Carter Oval Precinct has commenced the research and design of a skate park facility. Council has employed Oasis Skate Parks P/L a Ballina based design and skate park construction company to meet with the local community and design a skate park.

Warren Shire Council would like as many people to attend and meet the consultant and take the opportunity to discuss the skate park but also the whole of the Carter Oval concept.



Thursday, 23 May 2019


Warren Sporting & Cultural Centre - Community Room

Jaymie-Leigh Shortland - Warren Shire Council

02 6847 6600

Challenge the way we look at waste!

This exhibition and competition gives aspiring and professional artists the chance to explore and share their waste reduction message and provides a wonderful opportunity for all community members to showcase their artistic ability.

The Waste to Art Community Art Exhibition is open to all community members, artists and schools who currently reside in the Netwaste regions.

Applications now open!

Entry Forms can be collected from Warren Shire Council – 115 Dubbo Street Warren or downloaded below (return forms by drop off at Council Administration Building at 115 Dubbo Street, Warren, post to PO Box 6, Warren 2824 or Email to

Please note applications close at 5:00pm on Tuesday 21 May 2019.

Exhibition and Competition Information

Delivery date for Artworks for competition - Wednesday 22 May 2019

Judging, Exhibition and Official opening, and Winners announced - Thursday 23 May 2019, 6pm at the Warren Sporting & Cultural Centre, Warren.

Public Exhibition of all Artworks in the Old Peter Brown (Dubbo Street) building from - Friday 24 May 2019 until Monday 15 July 2019

For more information, please see details below.

 Local Sponsors