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The Moonie Yabbie Races is a must do on your 2019 social calendar! Held biennially on the first Saturday in March, this event attracts hundreds of race goers! There will be live music, gourmet cuisine and masterclass demonstration, kids rides and activities, fireworks and the yabbie race that stops a nation!
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The MXR Moonie Yabbie Races

Over the next few weeks, we will introduce you to our fantastic sponsors. With their generous support and strong commitment to our little country community, we are going to entertain you with the best Moonie Yabbie Races program ever!

First of all, let us introduce you to our top level “Ultimate” sponsor, the Moonie Crossroads(MXR). Winner of the QHA Best Bush Pub 2018, MXR is a family-owned and operated business providing a Puma fuel station, restaurant, motel, caravan park, licensed hotel and bottle shop.

So, if you’re looking for motel-style accommodation or a powered caravan site for this year’s MXR Moonie Yabbie Races, contact Moonie Crossroads without delay!



We are excited to announce that the next MOONIE YABBIE RACES will be held on Saturday 2nd March 2019.

The committee has decided that we will try holding the event evey two years to give us the chance to make it bigger and better ever time! We would love to hear from you...  If you have any ideas for new and exciting activities to add to our program, please let us know!

Mark it in your calendar and get set for the 2019 Yabbie Races.  It will be upon us before we realise!!




The children in our district are excitedly counting down the days till the Moonie Yabbie Races (only 7 more sleeps)!  The day kicks off at 2pm and will offer free children’s rides, face painting, lollies scattered from a helicopter, foot races, prizes in the fashions on the field categories, and a fireworks display. 

It also is known to our locals as a chance for our family and friends to come from afar and share in this excitement.   

If you have not yet experienced our Moonie Yabbie Races, make sure you bring your family and join us next Saturday the 4th March 2017 for the best Yabbie Races yet!



The fabulously popular Pre-Race Luncheon will be happening again this year before the Moonie Yabbie Races.

Due to the popularity of the Luncheon we must pre-sell tickets - so make plans and book you and your friends a ticket online now.

Your $40 ticket will get you entry to the races, cocktail-style luncheon, beer, champagne and wine from 1pm - 2pm.