Broken Heel Festival in Broken Hill


The Broken Heel Festival is a fabulous 3-5 day event that celebrates the theatrical anniversary of "Priscilla Queen of the Desert" at her spiritual home; The Palace Hotel and the township of Broken Hill, NSW, Australia.

Throughout the Festival, attendees can experience plenty of Drag, comedy, cabaret, live music and social activities paying homage to this iconic cult movie and stage musical.

Also, don't forget to join the Town Square for the Main Drag In Drag street parade where the entire community of Broken Hill joins in on the celebrations.

Attendees will be delighted at the fabulous food menu, unique cocktails and stunning markets where they can shop til, they drop.

There's plenty to see and do, attendees will be living their own desert adventure with all of the incredible sights, sounds and tastes in and around Broken Hill.

Hold your boa babe and sparkle up, there's nothing else like it.

The Broken Heel Festival is a bucket list journey attendees won't want to miss.

Check out the new Glamping facilities for big bell tents, real beds, new facilities or the Local Racecourse camping and bus transfers to and from the event.

September 2024

  • Thursday 5th
  • Friday 6th
  • Saturday 7th
  • Sunday 8th
  • Monday 9th


  • Carpark
  • Family Friendly
  • Public Toilet
  • Shop / Gift Shop
  • Cafe
  • Coach Parking
  • Conference/Convention Facilities
  • Bar
  • Pop Up Wine Bar
  • Public Telephone
  • Restaurant


  • COVID Safe
  • National Trust


  • Gay and Lesbian Tourism Australia (GALTA)
  • Free Wifi
  • Paid Wifi
  • International


  • Caters for people who use a wheelchair.
  • Caters for people with allergies and intolerances.
  • Welcomes and assists people who have challenges with learning, communication, understanding and behaviour. (includes people with autism, intellectual disability, Down syndrome, acquired brain injury (ABI), dyslexia and dementia)