ANZAC Dawn Service

Anzac Day goes beyond the anniversary of the landing on Gallipoli in 1915. It is the day on which we remember all Australians who served and died in war and on operational service past and present.

Dawn Service celebrations at the ANZAC Memorial Mingenew. Followed by ‘Gunfire Breakfast’ at the Mingenew Hotel. (Gold coin donation.)

Contact Ella Budrikis
Phone (08) 9928 1102

Contact Candice Lupton
Phone (08) 9928 1264

Blue Tree Project

The Mingenew Football Club along with the Mingenew Gringos are turning blue in support of the Blue Tree Project. The Blue Tree project is all about helping raise awareness around mental health. A tree at the Mingenew Recreation Centre has been selected and is ready to be painted.

Please bring a brush or roller to help out if you can. A BBQ and refreshments will be available after the painting is completed.

This event has been made possible by donations from the Mingenew Football Club, Elders Mingenew, Landmark Mingenew and the Shire of Mingenew.

For more information on the Blue Tree Project click here.

Summer Night Skies

Free community stargazing night! Stars are the jewels of summer night skies in Mingenew!

See the great Orion Nebula, Jewel Box star cluster, Southern Cross & much more through telescopes. Discover why WA is a world-class tourism destination for stargazing and astronomy. Mingenew is on the Astrotourism WA map!

Learn beginner tips for telescopes & stargazing. If you have a telescope please bring it along for hands on help.

BYO chairs, picnic, drinks, torches, warm clothes, fly net, insect repellent & your telescope if you have one (batteries charged).

Bookings: Please RSVP at the Shire of Mingenew on 9928 1102 or This event will go ahead rain, hail or shine. Inside activities & presentations will be held if it’s cloudy.

This event is made possible by the Shire of Mingenew and is part of the Astrotourism WA project that’s promoting Mingenew as a destination for stargazing and astrophotography.

5.00pm – 6.00pm: Telescope Tips
6:00pm – 8:30pm: Stargazing

Mingenew Races

When was the last time you had a day at the races? On Saturday 16 March, Mingenew is the place to be!

Our family-friendly race day just keeps getting bigger every year, as Mingenew rolls out the country town hospitality and welcomes racegoers to a full day event, including a six race schedule and a variety of entertainment for all ages.

Race day patrons have access to full TAB facilities, bar and food services and are encouraged to frock up for fashions on the field. There’s also entertainment for the kids and a live band.

Entry tickets are $15 at the gate with discounts available for pensioners! 

MIG Trials Review Day

Mingenew Irwin Group’s trials Review Day is open to MIG Members and sponsors. It will be held on the 5th March 2019. More details coming soon!

Mingenew Christmas Tree

If you’re lucky enough to be in Mingenew at Christmas time, be sure to visit the Mingenew Community Christmas Tree. This festive event offers community members and tourists the opportunity to experience a real country, Midwest Mingenew Christmas.

The Mingenew Community Christmas Tree showcases a large variety of handmade crafts and gifts and carols by candlelight. There is also a large selection of kids entertainment and a visit from Santa himself.

Everyone is welcome in Mingenew, so come and spend Christmas with us.