See a professional Whip cracking show at the Friday Spectacular featuring world record holder Nathan Griggs. Be amazed with his skills on the BIG whip (over 6 metres long) & Fire Whip.
Join some FREE two hour whip cracking workshops on Thursday 21 September by Nathan Griggs – current world record holder for the most whip cracks in a minute with 2 whips.
Whip Cracking Show – Friday 22 September 2017
See Nathan Griggs in action at various times during the Australian Dunny Derby Day event with his BIG whip (6 metres long), Fire Whip and Whip cracking to music! Show included with your entry fee to the Australian Dunny Derby Day.
This Australian style whip cracking show will include:
Skills demonstration of the Queensland Crossovers, The Cane Toad Popper and Four Corners; Demonstration of the speed required to break his current world record; Audience participation section from both kids and adults; Whip Cracking to Music – a major highlight of the show.
Nathan Griggs is a whip cracking world record holder and when it comes to whips you will not find a more inspiring and passionate man. Nathan is the new breed of Australian whip cracker champions taking the world by storm. While travelling around Outback Australia, Nathan met Mick Denigan (Mick’s Whips) – a whip cracking legend.
Any guy that gets to the top of his field in the world has a break through moment. Nathan’s was when he met Mick. From that chance meeting, Nathan has invested his entire existence to travelling Australia perfecting his whip cracking and whip making expertise. Now an artisan whip maker, his whips are in demand from all over the world.
Whip Cracking Workshop – Thursday 21 September 2017
Nathan will conduct a Free whip cracking workshop – 11.00am at Elderslie Street. Workshop will run for up to 2 hours. Nominate at the Outback Festival Office on arrival – FREE Event.
Outback Whip Cracking Championships – Saturday 23 September 2017
Outback Whip Cracking Championships to be held in Elderslie Street in front of the Main Stage on Saturday 23 September at 4.30pm. Categories include Men’s, Ladies, Junior (11-15yrs), Juveniles (10yrs & under), and Pairs.
Entry fee for the Whip Cracking Championships is $12 per adult, $7 per child & $12 per pair. Bookings and pre-payment are essential. Registrations coming soon!