In 1955, Mays Bend was the scene for the film, 'Robbery Under Arms', starring the Australian actor' Peter Finch. May's Bend is a lovely spot for a picnic, or maybe some fishing.
After visiting May's Bend, you ay wish to visit the airport, which is named in honour of Australia's first aviatrix, Nancy Bird-Walton, who flew for the Far West Children's scheme in Bourke.
Visit the Back O' Bourke Gallery at North Bourke on your way back into Bourke.
Please contact the Back O' Bourke Information and Exhibition Centre on 02 6872 1321 for further information.