Blackwater Events

The Blackwater International Coal Centre hosts many exciting events throughout the year. Keep up to date with all the local Blackwater Events by bookmarking this page or following our Facebook page.

2019 Blackwater Community Markets @ the BICC Dates:

24th February, 28th April, 23rd June, 17th August, 20th October, 23rd November. Markets will run from 9am – 1pm

BICC 10yr History & Heritage Celebration – 25th August 2018

Community Free Event – Stay tuned, more info coming!!!!!

save the date flyer

BICC Market Day 19th May 9am – 3pm

Markets 19 may 2018


Art Society

Blackwater Art Society – Art Exhibition

Friday 27th October 2017
From 6:30pm

FREE Admission

A vibrant showcase of talented local artists. Enjoy and evening of art, finger food, and alcohol available for purchase at the bar.

BMA Celebrating 50yrs in Blackwater

BMA Celebrating 50 years – Blackwater Mine

Saturday October 7th 2017
Blackwater Crusher Rugby League Fields

This year, Blackwater Mine will mark 50 years of operations — and to celebrate, we’re calling on all employees, past and present, families and friends of Blackwater Mine, our partners, and the community, to join us for a free community event on Saturday 7 October at Blackwater Crushers Rugby League Fields from 2pm.

Blackwater Mine has a long and proud history in the Central Highlands Region and to celebrate, we would like to invite everyone that has been part of our 50 year history, to come along and celebrate this milestone by registering at

    • Live music — including feature act Busby Marou

    • Historical displays, attractions and activities

    • Entertainment for children

  • Stalls operated by local community groups for patrons to purchase food and beverages

Please come along to share your stories, learn more about our history, and celebrate 50 years of mining in Blackwater — The Coal Capital.