Festivals & Events

Get your family and friends together and enjoy the fun and excitement of Hay Shire’s many festivals and events.

From the annual Australian Mini Nationals to the traditional Hay Show, Hay Rodeo and the Hay Jockey Club Races, there is something in Hay Shire for everyone.

Oz Alians Day at Hay
Start Date/Time: Saturday, November 4, 2017 9:00 AM
End Date/Time: Saturday, November 4, 2017 6:00 PM
Recurring Event: One time event
Importance: Normal Priority

On 2nd November 1940  Camp 6 opened with Italian Oz civilian internees.  On 25th December 1941, eighteen days after the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbour, (7Dec)    Japanese OZ  internees from Australia and islands around Australia arrived to go into Camp 6.

On Saturday 4th November at the Museum,  learn more about  the  Italian, Japanese and other Australian Govt.  internees at Hay in WW. Drinks and nibbles served from 5-6pm

Owned by Admin Account On Friday, January 27, 2017