Outback

Opera at Jimbour

Opera Queensland and Ensemble Q

25 -> 27 June 2021

Jimbour, Western Downs

Jimbour House
➊ Jimbour  ->  ➋ Charleville  ->  ➌ Quilpie  ->  ➍ Windorah  ->  ➎ Birdsville

Presented by QMF, Western Downs Regional Council, Opera Queensland and Jimbour Events.

#Intimate opera and chamber music performances at glorious Jimbour Homestead.

We can’t wait to welcome you back to glorious Jimbour for a weekend of intimate opera and chamber music performances. This year, we’ll be opening the doors to the famed estate and debuting an exciting new format within the house and grounds, featuring stars from Opera Queensland and the state’s best chamber musicians. 

The Opera at Jimbour program includes two breathtaking Gala events on Saturday and Sunday, a Hangar Concert under the twinkling lights featuring exquisite chamber music, a recital inside the opulent Drawing Room and exclusive tours through the halls of the historic Jimbour Homestead. 

Make a weekend of it and immerse yourself for three relaxing days of music on the Western Downs. 

Savour local produce, browse crafts by local artisans and sample bubbly beverages at the Jimbour markets. You can also camp on the grounds and enjoy a tasty meal at the camp kitchen. 

Images Courtesy of Jimbour and Tourism & Events Queensland.

#Details

Date

25 June -> 27 June 2021

Times

Various times


see individual events for more details

Location

Jimbour Homestead
86 Jimbour Station Rd, Jimbour East, QLD, 4406

Tickets

$35 – $75 + fees

see individual events for more details

#Events

Jimbour House

Hangar Concert

Settle in for a truly magical evening of exquisite chamber music, hosted under the twinkling lights of Jimbour’s airplane hangar. Special guest performances to be announced soon!

DATES & TIMES
Friday 25 June – 6:00pm
Saturday 26 June – 6:00pm

TICKETS
GA $55 + fees
Concession $40 + fees

Jimbour House

Drawing Room Recital

For the first time ever, Jimbour House is opening the doors to its sumptuous homestead for intimate opera performances. Your host will meet you by the grand stairwell and usher you into the formal drawing room to enjoy a delightful soiree of piano and voice, along with a glass of bubbles.

DATES & TIMES
Friday 25 June – 6:15pm
Saturday 26 June – 11:45am & 4:45pm
Sunday 27 June – 11:45am & 5:00pm

TICKETS
GA $75 + fees
Concession $55 + fees

Jimbour House

Jimbour House Tour

Discover one of Australia’s most opulent working homesteads with a tour through Jimbour House. Each tour has a small capacity, so be sure to book in advance. Don’t miss out on this rare and exclusive experience!

DATES & TIMES
Friday 25 June – 4:45pm & 7:30pm
Saturday 26 June – 9:00am, 2:15pm & 7:30pm
Sunday 27 June – 9:00am, 2:15pm & 6:00pm

TICKETS
GA $35 + fees

Camping

Camping

Pack the tent, purchase a camp site and make the most of your weekend on the beautiful Western Downs by camping under the stars. Camp sites are 10m x 8m and suitable for most vehicles including motorhomes and caravans. Camp sites are available for up to 4-nights from Thursday 24 June.

DATES & TIMES
Thursday 24 June
Friday 25 June
Saturday 26 June
Sunday 27 June

TICKETS
$30 + fees (per site per night)

Jimbour House

Saturday Gala

Pick up a glass of bubbles as you leisurely stroll through the main gates of majestic Jimbour, take a seat and settle in for a musical journey featuring Ensemble Q and some of Opera Queensland’s most accomplished soloists. Each gala boasts a uniquely curated program of opera’s greatest hits.

DATES & TIMES
Saturday 26 June – 10:30am, 1:00pm & 3:30pm

TICKETS
GA $55 + fees
Concession $40 + fees

Jimbour House

Sunday Gala

Pick up a glass of bubbles as you leisurely stroll through the main gates of majestic Jimbour, take a seat and settle in for a musical journey featuring Ensemble Q and some of Opera Queensland’s most accomplished soloists. Each gala boasts a uniquely curated program of opera’s greatest hits.

DATES & TIMES
Sunday 27 June – 10:30am, 1:00pm & 3:30pm

TICKETS
GA $55 + fees
Concession $40 + fees

Jimbour House
Jimbour House

Location

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Jimbour Homestead

86 Jimbour Station Rd, Jimbour East, QLD, 4406

Supported by

Western Downs RC
Opera Queensland
Jimbour Events
Tourism and Events Queensland
Veracity
CS Energy
Evie Networks
Opera at Jimbour is a Queensland Music Trails event presented by QMF, Western Downs Regional Council, Opera Queensland and Jimbour Events, and supported by the Trevor and Judith St Baker Family Foundation, by the Australian Government through the Restart Investment to Sustain and Expand (RISE) Fund, and by the Queensland Government through Arts Queensland’s Spaces and Places Activation fund. The event is also supported by Tourism and Events Queensland and features on the It’s Live! in Queensland events calendar.

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