Winton Opal Festival
QBOA hold an annual Opal Festival with associated Trade Show in Winton at the second week of July. The Winton Opal Festival and Trade Show is generally the first on the circuit of eastern states trade shows held in opal producing areas of Australia.
The Winton Opal Trade Show is held along Elderslie Street, between Werna Street and Oondooroo Street. The main street will be closed to traffic, where you will find traders selling rough and cut stones, as well as jewellery pieces, and allied souvenir items. You may also find some surprises!
Trading is held here for two days and is open to the public.
The Boulder Opal International Jewellery Design Awards are part of the Opal Festival, held each year and with the judging being done at the time of the Opal Trade Show. Entries are available for viewing by the public on the second day of the festival, at the outstanding Waltzing Matilda Centre.
2019 Trade Show Dates: Friday 12th and Saturday 13th July 2019
For trading at the Winton Opal Festival, please fill in the registration form and send to QBOA Inc., PO Box 334, WINTON QLD 4735 , or see the QBOA representative on the morning of the day of trading.
Download the trader’s registration form here.