Event held on October 19

Mumbil Black Wattle Fair

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Event runs from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM


The Mumbil Black Wattle Fair is an annual event. The main feature of the day is the famous 'Chuck Akubra'. This is a competition where participants literally throw an Akubra hat. The person who throws the hat the furthest wins a hat donated by Akubra. There are separate sections for men, women and under 13 years. Other activities on the day include market and food stalls, fishing competition, (every player wins a prize) chocolate wheel, raffles, Billy Cart races and activities for all the family.