Wednesday, June 19, 2024


Heavy Horse Festival

Calm and beautiful heavy horses

Last weekend the weather was hot but perfect for the tough breed of Heavy Horses at the Allora Showground. This being the second year of running the Darling Downs Heavy Horse Festival over two full days. Organisers were thrilled with the crowd of around 5,000 through the gates with Saturday being a huge day.

Allora welcomes back the Heavy Horse Festival

Two full days of Activities,  Displays and  Demonstrations. You’ll be amazed by the gentle giants such as Clydesdales, Percherons, Shires, Australian Draught Horses and Belgians. This year sees 120 magni´Čücent horses displaying their versatility in Breed Led Classes, Working horses and Ridden events including hack, dressage and barrel races.