Archive for the ‘Bingara Orange Festival’ Category

Countdown on to Happy Days Orange Festival
The countdown is on for the 2022 Regional Australia Bank, Bingara Happy Days Orange Festival. This year’s event will have festival goers dancing in the street as it again takes on the “Happy Days” theme, celebrating the nostalgia and music of the 50s and 60s. The weekend of events commences...
2022 Bingara Happy Days Orange Festival
For over half a century the community of Bingara has celebrated its Orange Trees. Planted as a living memorial to Bingara’s fallen in World Wars I and II, the trees and the annual harvesting of the fruit by the local school children happens on only one day of the...
ORANGE FESTIVAL A WINNER
Happy Days they were indeed on the last weekend in June as hundreds gathered to celebrate Bingara’s annual Orange Festival. A perfect winter’s day provided the backdrop to the celebration of the good times of yesteryear and all things orange-related. Preceded by a Friday night screening of 2008 remake of...
ORANGE PICKING 2021 – DONE AND DUSTED
2021 saw a huge turnout for the Annual Orange Picking, one of Bingara's most anticipated days of the year. Although the fruit was smaller than in recent years, what they lacked in size they made up for in juiciness and sweetness. Prizes were given for the Golden Orange and the biggest...
Orange Picking starts tomorrow 12pm
Just a friendly reminder not to pick the oranges along the streets of Bingara. Bingara Central School’s Orange Police are watching. This year’s official Orange Picking and Ceremony will be held on Friday 25th June, outside the Bingara RSM in Finch Street. All welcome. Once the children have finished picking the oranges...
🍊 THE COUNT DOWN IS ON 🍊
The Countdown is on for the start of the 2021 Orange Festival and there are still some tickets available for the screening of the Mamma Mia movie at 6:00pm on Friday night. For more information please contact the Bingara Information Centre on 02 6724 0066. On Saturday the Festival will...
Living Memorial a labour of love
The Orange tree-lined streets of Bingara are a talking point for visitors, provide a well-loved, beautiful outlook and are ingrained part of the town’s culture, but behind the scenes a lot of work goes on to ensure the living Memorial prospers. For the last couple of years that responsibility...
Happy Days are coming!
The Bingara Special Events Committee have been working excitedly towards the 2021 Happy Days Orange Festival. After COVID-19 restrictions saw the 2020 festival cancelled, the committee cannot wait to bring this years festival to the community and invite people back to Bingara to help us celebrate all that the...
Mamma Mia screening at The Roxy
The Bingara Special Events committee will be hosting a screening of the Mamma Mia movie at the Roxy Theatre on Friday 25 June 2021 in conjunction with the Orange Festival. Come dressed up in your finest 50’s or 60’s Rock n Roll outfit and join us for some singing and...
“Oranges Everywhere” like you’ve never heard it before!
The Bingara Orange Picking wouldn't be the same without hearing "Oranges Everywhere" sang to herald the start of the picking frenzy. Written by Rick Hutton it has become an integral part of Bingara's Orange Picking tradition. Enjoy Rick's daughter Lexi’s arrangement of ‘Oranges Everywhere’. Lexi has done all the voices in...