Exciting Dubbo Entertainment Events

Exciting Dubbo Entertainment Events

After a tumultuous 2020, I think we are all in need of some entertainment, humour, music, markets, Arts and laughs again and Dubbo has two great upcoming comedy events you should check out in June.

Comedy Events

Comedy Events

Comedy Night, with Daniel Townes & Jacques Barrett

June 11th at 7pm
Wellington Civic Centre, Swift Street, Wellington

Headlining the Comedy Night featuring Daniel Townes & Jacques Barrett will be Daniel Townes who is a renowned Australian stand-up comedian known for sharp one-liners and savage social commentary-cracking dark jokes on his failings.

Followed by Jacques Barrett is another well sought-after comedian in Australia, with strong performance skills and brilliantly written material which leaves the crowd laughing well after the curtains go down.

This legendary duo is bound to leave you laughing for hours and ensures a great night out with the Civic Centre bar to be open the whole evening. Click here to purchase tickets, only $30.

Melbourne Comedy Festival Roadshow

June 18th at 8pm
DRTCC (Dubbo Regional Theatre and Convention Centre)
155 Darling Street, Dubbo NSW 2830

If the last Comedy Night leaves you craving more laughs, only a week later the Melbourne Comedy Festival Roadshow will be in Dubbo. Touring across the country, this roadshow will feature Australian stars and talented newcomers performing stand-up, sketches, and songs to lighten up your day.

Music Events

Music Events

What’s Ya Flava?

May 21st at 10pm – 3am
Amaroo Hotel, 81 Macquarie Street, Dubbo, NSW 2830

Missing catchy tracks from the late 90s and 00s? What’s ya Flava will be the perfect event for you! The Amaroo Hotel will bring you only the best boy and girl bands of the nineties and noughties. From Backstreet Boys to Beyonce, this event is ensured to bring you a wave of nostalgia for the night!

Live Music at the Commerce Hotel

Fridays & Saturdays, 7pm – 10pm
The Commercial Hotel, 161 Brisbane Street, Dubbo, 2830

If you want something a bit more relaxing, head over to the Commerce Hotel on Friday or Saturday evenings to experience great live music, and more importantly it is free! It is best to book your table beforehand, so your seats are ensured! Food and drink are also served throughout the night.

Live Music at South Dubbo Tavern

Throughout May (dates can be seen here)
South Dubbo Tavern, 328 Fitzroy Street, Dubbo

Another great location for live music is at the South Dubbo Tavern. Throughout May many different musicians will be playing starting at 8:30pm. To check the dates for each event be sure to check here.

Dubbo Community NAIDOC Ball

July 31st at 6pm
Dubbo RSL Memorial Club, 178 Brisbane Street, Dubbo, NSW 2830

Fancy an opportunity to dress to impress? The Dubbo Community Ball can offer you that chance! Starting at 6pm on the 31st of July, a three-course dinner will be served, accompanied by live music and lots of dancing! Along with all that fun, there will be giveaways and competitions throughout the night.




June 19th at 7:30pm
155 Darling Street, Dubbo NSW 2830

A timeless classic, Carmen is a fierce opera about passion, jealously and love. Not only does this opera offer a beautiful set, vintage-inspired outfits but also a live chamber orchestra directed by Matthew Barclay.

World of Musicals

28th September, 7:30pm – 10pm
Darling St, Dubbo NSW 2830, Australia

World of Musicals is exactly what it sounds like. View the best of musical theatre in comfort, you will be able to see theatre hits such as The Lion King, Mamma Mia, Cats, Wicked, The Greatest Showman, Les Misérables and many more. If you are a newcomer to the theatre world, this would be a great introduction and leave you wanting to watch more!


June 25th, 10am – 11am
DRTCC (Dubbo Regional Theatre and Convention Centre)
155 Darling Street, Dubbo NSW 2830

Zooom is a magical journey about a child alone in her bedroom, unable to sleep and seeking understanding. Through this she finds out that there is much enchantment to be found in the dark. The audience will experience an immersive journey featuring original music, lasers, and projections. Zooom is perfect for the younger members of the family and will be a show to remember!

Art Events

Art Events

The Grand Tour

3rd of every month at 6pm
6 Wingewarra Street, Dubbo, NSW 2830

The Grand Tour is an illustrated journey across the world with the Western Plains Cultural Centre. This will show events from around the world and how they affected our current culture in Australia. Curator Kent Buchanan will discuss some of those events and ideas and answer questions from those in the audience.

Lindy Lee – Moon in a Dew Drop

May 22nd to August 1st
76 Wingewarra Street, Dubbo, NSW 2830

Moon in Dew Drop is a unique exhibit from Chinese-Australian artist, Lindy Lee. Artworks featured in the exhibit have been made in unconventional ways such as burning paper, letting rain manipulate the surface, throwing molten bronze over the pieces.

Something Different

Something Different

Cross-Cultural Celebration 2021

May 22nd, 4pm – 9pm
Victoria Park #2 Oval, Gipps Street, Dubbo, 2830

The Cross-Cultural Celebration 2021 is an event held to promote social cohesion among migrants but also to educate and make a bigger community. This event is free and open to the public and will include cultural food stalls.

Rabbitohs vs Penrith Panthers

May 23rd at 11am – 4:30pm
Cobra Street, Dubbo NSW 2830

South Sydney Rabbitohs v Penrith Panthers is the match to see in Dubbo. This will be the first Premiership NRL game to be played at Apex Oval. There will also be full bar facilities and food available for the whole day.



Dubbo is full of great markets all-year-round! If you are interested in picking up some local produce or little trinkets, consider visiting a market. Markets are a great way of supporting the local stores and communities and are also wonderful for finding gifts to take home for friends or loved ones.

Wellington Rotary Markets

Rotunda Markets

Geurie Lions Market

Farmer’s Market

Book with The Palms Motel Dubbo Today

For stress-free and comfortable Dubbo accommodation, look no further than The Palms Motel, Dubbo. Right in the heart of the city, you can visit any of the exciting events above, no problem. If you have any questions about accommodation or need advice planning around these events please get in touch with us by calling (+61) 2 6881 8155, visiting us online at https://www.thepalmsdubbo.com.au or filling in our enquiry form by clicking here.

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