The ARB Eldee Family Easter Festival

26th March to the 3rd April, 2018 - Registrations close 15th March 2018

Activities before and after the Easter long weekend

Offroad Images Photography Workshop on Eldee Station in Outback New South Wales - 26th - 29th March 2018

The ARB Eldee Easter Festival opens up with a workshop beginning on Monday afternoon 26th of March to Thursday morning 29th of March 2018.

Come and join Michael Ellem from Offroad Images on a photography workshop designed to suit the beginner to intermediate photographer with a passion for Australia's Outback scenery.

We welcome family and friends who wish to travel with you to Eldee Station. They are welcome to travel around the station property with us during the practical component of the workshop.

Please note: This will be a fully catered Workshop which runs at Eldee Station property out of Broken Hill. Your choice of packages include all your country style meals and either camping or twin share motel style accommodation (limited twin share rooms available).

Colouring in Competition - 30th March, 2018

Colour in competitions for fourby, Ariel and Chippy to be completed by children on Friday afternoon, place on exhibits boards for judging.

Wild Dog Fence Tour - 2nd April, 2018

4WD tag along tour on Monday Morning to the Wild Dog Fence (additional fee)

4WD Mundi Mundi Head Station Tour - 3rd April, 2018

Learn about the history and the heritage of the region.

Proposed Program

The proposed program for Friday, Saturday and Sunday is listed below and if you have any further questions please email us.


2.00pm - 6.00pm Bouncy Castle for kids
2.00pm - 3.00pm Colouring compeition for kids
3.00pm - 5.00pm Friday afternoon Driver Registration and scrutineering and activities for the kids
5.00pm - 6.30pm Show and Shine and group photos
7.00pm - 8.00pm Meet the Sponsors Happy Hour. Complimentary sweet and savoury platters and drinks are available for purchase from the bar in the licensed restaurant. Please note that the decking and Bar is a licensed area
8.00pm - Trivia by the fire

Adult supervision is required at all time for the children around the fire outside the Eldee Restaurant (weather permitting)


7.00am - 8.00am Breakfast menu and takeaways available packages plus scrutineering for late arrivals
8.00am - 9.00am Map reading workshop with TBA
9.00am - 9.30am Drivers Briefing
10.30am - First challenge starts - 6 stages before lunch
12.30pm - 2.00pm Lunch – Lunch menu available and takeaway from Eldee Restaurant
1.30pm - 3.30pm 4 stages after lunch
5.00pm - Complimentary Sunset tag along tour and BBQ Diner
7.00pm - Dinner menu available and takeaway
7.00pm - Fire and big screen photos from the first days activities


7.00am - Breakfast available for those who purchase meal packages
8.45am - Drivers Briefing
8.00am - Challenges start for Sunday morning with the Easter egg hunt for children
12.30pm - 1.30pm Lunch – Sausage sizzle to be purchased from local community organisation
1.30pm - 3.30pm Remote Control Car for the kids
4.00pm - Presentation for the event
6.00pm - BBQ at the Eldee Station Woolshed
7.00pm - Trivia in the woolshed
8.30pm - Auction to raise funds for the Ronald McDonald House Charity

Monday Morning

7.00am - Breakfast menu and takeway available
9.00am - 4WD Tag along tour to Wild Dog Fence leaving from Eldee Restaurant
6.30pm camp oven roast diner will be available for purchase and camp fire afterwards.

Tuesday Morning

9.00am Mundi Mundi Head Station Tour here on Eldee Station takes approximatley 3.5 hours and you can learn about the history and heritage of this region

Additional activites and meals to be listed and the schedule is subject to change

All participants and spectators attending are bound by the policies and procedures of Eldee Station. Conditions apply to bookings, please refer to policies and conditions

Photographers and TV Camera Notice

There will be journalists, photographers, TV and Video camera filming at the ARB Eldee family Easter Event. This means that anyone attending the event may be filmed or photographed as well as the participants in the event.

By attending the ARB Eldee Family Easter Festival:

1. you acknowledge that you have been informed that you may be photographed and/or filmed and/or recorded and you give your irrevocable permission to be photographed and/or filmed and/or recorded.

2. you grant your irrevocable permission for your likeness, mannerisms and/or voice to be included in any content for such filming, photographs and/or recording (and edited) without compensation and/or credit, which content may be communicated and/or exploited in any and all media worldwide, whether existing or later invented, in all perpetuity.

If you have any objection to the above two points please do not hesitate to email us.

"Participants in this Festival participate at their own risk in all respects and should be aware of the conditions and exercise due care and skill so as to avoid damage or injury to person and property".