Event Guide

Event Guide

Get Ready for Troy Dunn

Legendary Australian bull rider Dunn, the Queensland native, an eight-time PBR World Finals qualifier, is the lone Australian to ever be crowned a PBR World Champion. Additionally, he won the most prestigious event in bull riding, the PBR World Finals, in 1995 and 1997. He is one of just four athletes in history to win the World Finals in multiple seasons.

Troy will be in Weipa for the week leading up to this years event to share his story of hardships and success to the communities of Aurukun, Weipa, Napranum and Mapoon. Troy will also be on hand for the Weipa Rodeo’s Riding School for all nominated competitors as well has throughout the entire weekend mentoring, coaching and inspiring our up and coming Rodeo Riders.

Danny Phegan is back

Danny Phegan is returning to Weipa Rodeo to perform for the crowd each night until midnight. Danny has been supporting the Weipa Rodeo for years and we are thrilled he is coming back to entertain us with his country music.

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