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    Join us for the Great Western Hotel Bull Ride – Winter 2023 Series on 13th October!


    Don’t miss an epic battle of man vs beast in this jaw-clenching, adrenalin-racing sport like no other!

    Doors open from 5pm.

    Pre-Show 530pm

    Show from 630pm

    After Party with Coighty & The Kickstands Band from approx. 9pm until late!

    Tickets on Sale soon through Oztix on our website

    Limited VIP Ringside Dinner & Show Packages also available.

    Dates in the Series

    Round 1 – 15th July

    Round 2 – 19th August

    Round 3 – 13th October

    Series Final Double Header – 24th & 25th November


    Central entries: 0473 632 269

    Join us for the Great Western Hotel Showdown Rockhampton Invitational Bull Ride & After-Parties – 30th December!

    Stay for a NYE Ball for a night to remember with bands & DJ! Save the date – more details to come!


    PBR Australia Monster Energy Tour

    A sport unlike any other. A battle of the greatest. A competition of man vs beast where every second counts.

    The best in bull riding battle it out in a new Professional Bull Riders season like no other.

    Join us for a premier entertainment experience at the PBR Monster Energy Tour Rockhampton Invitational Invitational at The Great Western Hotel.

    Buckle up for the toughest 8 seconds in sports and find out what it means to be cowboy.

    22nd & 23rd September 2023



    PBR Can-Am Junior Academy

    A free family event to see the up-and-coming bull riders up to 16 years of age.  Book a table ringside to enjoy lunch while watching the juniors battle it out!

    12-2pm 23rd September 2023