Rodeo action in Yarra Glen

This year YV Rodeo is raising awareness for Ovarian Cancer. Picture: SUPPLIED.

The gates of the Yarra Valley Rodeo swing open at 3pm, marking the beginning of an unforgettable experience. The heart-pounding main action kicks off at 5pm, promising a spectacle of thrills and spills that will keep you on the edge of your seat.

Bring the kids along for an early treat from 4pm to 5pm, as Andy’s Antics takes the stage to entertain, complemented by free face painting and the chance to experience an Australian Animal Zoo at no cost. Carnival rides add an extra layer of fun, while the Mechanical Bull beckons, daring you to channel your inner cowboy or cowgirl.

As the main event concludes, an awesome band takes the spotlight, ensuring that the entertainment continues well into the night. Fuel your excitement with a variety of food trucks and a fully stocked bar. To skip the queues and secure your spot, be sure to book your tickets and bar passes online. Act swiftly, as this highly anticipated event is poised to sell out once again.

More than just a night of exhilarating rodeo action, the YV Rodeo is dedicated to raising awareness for two important causes—Ovarian Cancer and Sudden Arrhythmia Death Syndrome (SADS). Join us in supporting these crucial initiatives as you revel in the electrifying atmosphere.

So, dust off your hats, strap on your boots, and fasten your buckles for a night filled with fast-paced barrel racing, team roping, breakaway roping, steer wrestling, and the timeless favourites—Bronco and Bull riding. Visit to secure your tickets and prepare for a night of unforgettable moments.