The Shire of Merredin encourages community participation in social and sporting activities and regularly hosts events and activities throughout the year catering for all ages and interests. 

To view an up to date calendar of events not just in Merredin but also in surrounding shires, please visit the Central Wheatbelt Visitor Centre's events page. 


*Click on the event name in the 'Event' column for a printable poster or link to another part of our website with more information. 

UPCOMING EVENTS

APRIL
16, 18 & 23 April 10.30am - 11.30am Merredin Regional Library Easter School Holiday Program

Have fun at the Library this school holidays getting creative! Between 16-23 April try your hand at some Easter craft or how about some Easter cards or making clay animals?

All sessions will be held at the Library and will be $2. Bookings are essential so please contact Wendy and the team at the Library on 9041 1222.

16 April 3pm Shire Administration Building April Ordinary Council Meeting Members of the public are welcome to attend. 
24 April 7pm - 9pm Cummins Theatre The Big Hoo-Haa If theatre and stand up comedy met one night in a smoky bar and after a few drinks found themselves in a compromising position in the back of a clapped out ’67 Volks Wagon, the result of this sordid tryst would be The Big HOO-HAA! Get your tickets now online or head into the Central Wheatbelt Visitor Centre on Barrack St.

P.S. Click on the link in the column to your left for a sneak video peak of the show!

25 April 5.45am - 7am & 10.30am - 12pm Dawn Service at Cenotaph & 11am Service at Cummins Theatre ANZAC Day Services

This ANZAC Day Merredin will come together to commemorate the services rendered by our ANZAC Soldiers. To pay tribute and remember those who served, there will be a Dawn Service and an 11:00am Service with a parade in advance of each.

Click the link in the column to your left for further details. 

MAY
9 May 1pm Merredin Regional Library Author Visit - Fleur McDonald

UPDATE: The date was previously listed as 17 April but was amended at the author's request due to personal reasons for this event. 

Come and meet Fleur McDonald and discuss her latest book, 'Without a Doubt'. If you're a keen writer yourself you may even pick up some writing tips!

Afternoon tea will be provided so please be sure to RSVP by Tuesday, 7 May for catering purposes to the Library - 9041 1222.

21 May 3pm Shire Administration Building May Ordinary Council Meeting Members of the public are welcome to attend. 
21 May 7pm - 10pm Cummins Theatre A Taste of Ireland

This year audiences have the chance to witness World Champion Irish dancers direct from the West End’s Lord of the Dance, as A TASTE OF IRELAND – THE IRISH MUSIC AND DANCE SENSATION tours Australia wide telling the tale of the world’s most loved nation in one incredible live performance. Get your tickets online now or drop into the Central Wheatbelt Visitor Centre. 

P.S. Click on the link in the column to your left for a sneak video peak of the show! 

JUNE
18 June 3pm Shire Administration Building June Ordinary Council Meeting Members of the public are welcome to attend. 
JULY
16 July 3pm Shire Administration Building July Ordinary Council Meeting Members of the public are welcome to attend. 
AUGUST
20 August Shire Administration Building August Ordinary Council Meeting Members of the public are welcome to attend. 
SEPTEMBER
14 September 7.30pm Cummins Theatre Isaiah Firbrace: Live & Beyond A true inspiration to not only indigenous youth but all young people; Isaiah’s two hour concert (plus interval) with a rocking live band will feature all his hit songs, originals and his Eurovision entry. Tickets between $25 - $30 and available now! Visit www.cumminstheatre.com.au/event/isaiah-live-beyond to book. 
17 September 3pm Shire Administration Building September Ordinary Council Meeting Members of the public are welcome to attend. 
OCTOBER
TBA TBA TBA Relay for Life Will be run by the Merredin Regional Community & Leisure Centre. DETAILS COMING SOON! 
18-20 October TBA TBA Festa Italiana This event first held in 2016 is back for 2019. WATCH THIS SPACE FOR DETAILS! 
22 October 3pm Shire Administration Building October Ordinary Council Meeting Members of the public are welcome to attend. 
NOVEMBER
11 November TBA TBA Remembrance Day DETAILS TO COME. 
19 November 3pm Shire Administration Building November Ordinary Council Meeting Members of the public are welcome to attend. 
DECEMBER
17 December 3pm Shire Administration Building December Ordinary Council Meeting Members of the public are welcome to attend. 

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