中文
Select Page

Events in Nannup Area

Discover what's going on in arts, events & culture

Discover what’s going on in arts, events & culture.

Check out travel guides for regional WA

Check out travel guides for regional Western Australia.

Explore winery guides for Perth and regional WA

Check out winery guides for Perth and regional WA.

Events in Nannup Area


scroll=y


Tour Of Margaret River

Australia's professional and amateur cycling tour featuring a unique format with spectacular scenery.

  • Dates:Nov 7 - 10
  • Venue:Margaret River

Details

  • Hosted By:Tour of Margaret River
  • Ticket Price FROM:$360
  • Ticket price TO:$380
  • Type:Sports
  • Audience:Adults
  • Sports:Cycling

Description

The first three stages of the race will begin at the event village in Nannup and take riders on a picturesque tour of various towns including Balingup and Bridgetown. The final stage will begin at the hilltop of Balingup, with riders barrelling down towards Nannup for the conclusion of the tour. 

For a test of physical endurance and an unforgetable touring experience, get on your bikes and ride!

Nannup Music Festival

31st Nannup Music Festival - A weekend of discovery | 28th February - 2nd March 2020 It is an amazing and inspiring weekend for everyone and a special place to share a festival experience and authentic good times with your family and friends; a colourful celebration of original music, art, nature, community and diversity. We offer an eclectic mix of incredible acts over free and ticketed venues, camping, street performances, markets, workshops and panels, poetry, an Art Walk and a space full of

  • Dates:Feb 28 - Mar 2
  • Time(s):Friday 5pm - Monday 12noon
  • Venue:Nannup Region
  • Festivals:All Festivals

Details

  • Hosted By:Nannup Music Club Inc
  • Ticket Price:http://nannupmusicfestival.org/tickets/
  • Ticket Price FROM:$5
  • Ticket price TO:$200
  • Type:Festivals,Music
  • Audience:Adults,Family-Friendly,For seniors,Wheelchair Access
  • Music:Music Festival

Description

Nannup is a small, historic timber town in the centre of Western Australia’s stunning Southwest, on the banks of the beautiful Blackwood River. Nannup Music Festival is held annually over the WA Labour Day long weekend, over which time the streets come alive with stalls, performances and activities. The Festival, now in its 31st year, is a community-spirited event operated by a passionate and dedicated team of Staff and Committee from the not-for-profit Nannup Music Club Inc.

It is an amazing and inspiring weekend for everyone and a special place to share a festival experience and authentic good times with your family and friends; a colourful celebration of original music, art, nature, community and diversity.
We offer an eclectic mix of incredible acts over free and ticketed venues, street performances, workshops, markets, bush poetry, an Art Walk, jam sessions, camping and a special area for our little festival goers to get involved. All of the above as well as our Emerging Artist Award, Busking Competition, indigenous artists programming and small town atmosphere are just some of the things that together make the Nannup Music Festival a delightful weekend to share, immerse and discover…

Nannup is part of Noongar Boodjar lands, which extends from north of Jurien Bay, inland to north of Moora across and down to the southern coast east of Esperance and is home to 14 language groups. Nannup town is situated on the lands of the Bibbulmun people and the north side of the Blackwood river (Bilyar Goorbalbilyup) becomes Wardandi country. We love, honour and cherish this place and we trust that it will be respected and nurtured far into the future. We are of this land, therefore we are all responsible to honour and respect both the land and those who come from it. All of us – Together. is an amazing and inspiring weekend for everyone and a special place to share a festival experience and authentic good times with your family and friends; a colourful celebration of original music, art, nature, community and diversity.

We offer an eclectic mix of incredible acts over free and ticketed venues, camping, street performances, markets, workshops and panels, poetry, an Art Walk and a space full of activities and workshops for our little festival-goers. All of the above as well as our Emerging Artist Award, indigenous artists programming and small town atmosphere are just some of the things that together make the Nannup Music Festival a delightful weekend to share, immerse and discover…

Seven

SEVEN links together Western Australia’s best trails and most spectacular climbs to form the ultimate one day challenge in Australian cycling.

  • Dates:May 16
  • Time(s):7.00am
  • Venue:Melo Velo Nannup

Details

  • Hosted By:Tour of Margaret River
  • Venue Address:8 Warren Rd Nannup
  • Ticket Price FROM:$95
  • Ticket price TO:$165
  • Type:Sports
  • Audience:Adults
  • Sports:Cycling

Description

The 125km route features ten categorised climbs, with over 3000 metres of elevation gain. The scenery along the way is more typical of North American landscapes than how people typically imagine Australia to be. The route has been designed to be difficult, completion of all seven sectors will represent victory, SEVEN will redefine your limits, and succeed or fail, it will be an experience that you will remember forever.

With 237 competitors in 2018, 550 in 2019 and over 800 expected in 2020, SEVEN is fast becoming one of the most popular off-road events on the WA cycling calendar.

The course starts and finishes in the picturesque township of Nannup, approximately 40 minutes drive from the major regional centres of Busselton, Bridgetown and Margaret River. The Melo Velo Cafe and Bike Shop is our event village host, and their delightful grounds along Brockman Street provide the perfect starting point for your SEVEN adventure. The route winds its way around the golden triangle of cycling in WA that is formed by connecting the townships of Nannup, Bridgetown and Donnybrook. This area is estimated to be around 30,000 acres and have in excess of 1000km of rideable roads and trails.


Thanks to the unique topography of the valley and peaks between Nannup and Balingup, the ten major climbs of SEVEN are amongst the best that the State has to offer. These climbs range in length from 1.2km to 4.5km long with gradients frequently touching on 20%. Our advice is to not use too much energy too early. The primary climbs of Brockman Farm, The Crucible, Kinky, Arcadia, and Chainsaw Ridge are in particular challenging to tired legs.

The route has only 2.6kms of single track at the finish and virtually no fire trails. All the roads used in SEVEN are unpaved and well-formed with a mix of dirt, gravel, hard-packed clay, quartz grit and mica. They wind, climb, switchback and descend through pine plantations, state forest and farms. The best way we can describe the roads of SEVEN is “parallel single track”. They are exciting, challenging and magnificent to ride.


SEVEN is open to riders of all abilities, however a medium to high level of fitness will be required to complete all seven sectors in the allotted ten hours. The event is not suitable for road bikes. For riders from non MTB backgrounds we strongly recommend the use of caution on descents, as for every epic climb in the event there is a corresponding downhill.


Enter with the intent to try and ride all seven sectors (SEVEN) or choose from an 85km/1700m option that takes in five sectors (FIVE) or a 50km/1100m option that takes in three sectors (THREE). There is also an option for people to sign up to be a part of our crew if you would like to be a part of the event, but don’t feel that you are up to riding.


Rider registration is from 4pm to 7pm on the Friday before the event at the Melo Velo Event Village along Brockman Street, Nannup. A rider briefing will be held immediately after from 7pm to 7:30pm. We ask that all riders make the effort to register on Friday evening and attend the rider briefing.


The race starts on Brockman Street in Nannup at 7am sharp. We ask that all riders be on the start line by 6:45am for the pre-race briefing at 6:50am. All riders must be officially registered to start. Those who cannot make registration on Friday are asked to be at the registration desk at 6am on Saturday to collect race packs. 

 

You May Also Like

Madcap musical The Yeomen of the Guard lands this month

Madcap musical The Yeomen of the Guard lands this month

An ensemble musical comedy, The Yeomen of the Guard, is coming to UWA’s Dolphin Theatre for a gripping season from...
Read More
Singapore Airlines Swan Valley Wine Show returns in November

Singapore Airlines Swan Valley Wine Show returns in November

Dates have been announced for the 2019 Singapore Airlines Swan Valley Wine Show. Presented by the Swan Valley & Regional...
Read More
The Hope Fault premieres at WAAPA

The Hope Fault premieres at WAAPA

A rich tapestry of familial drama, The Hope Fault will premiere at WAAPA’s newly refurbished Enright Studio from 11 –...
Read More
Where to spend Oktoberfest in Perth

Where to spend Oktoberfest in Perth

Whether you’re an Oktoberfest first-timer (heaven forbid) or you’ve been 100 times before - chances are you haven’t heard about...
Read More
Two new cafes in Perth are calling for your coffee order

Two new cafes in Perth are calling for your coffee order

In an age of international days dedicated to anything from Mad Hatter to dog biscuits, let's face it - International...
Read More
What’s new at this year’s Ascot Racing Carnival

What’s new at this year’s Ascot Racing Carnival

Get ready to play this spring at the Ascot Racing Carnival, starting with Crown Perth Opening Day on Saturday October...
Read More
Leap into the school holidays with On Our Beach

Leap into the school holidays with On Our Beach

The school holidays are about to launch and Spare Parts Puppet Theatre has the perfect hands-on live adventure for the...
Read More
7 ways to embrace the school holidays

7 ways to embrace the school holidays

It’s easy to think of school holidays as a time to be ‘survived’ but with so much to do around...
Read More
Yirra Yaakin’s Zac James discusses Ice Land

Yirra Yaakin’s Zac James discusses Ice Land

How do you write about an issue as huge as meth? Personal experience helps. Zac James is Yirra Yaakin’s Associate...
Read More
Pop-Up Globe hits Perth

Pop-Up Globe hits Perth

Pop-up Globe, the world’s first full-scale temporary working replica of Shakespeare’s theatre, is finally coming to Perth.  After performing to...
Read More
SCOOP