Delight the Senses

Indulge in some of Australia's most delectable wines grown and produced locally.  Read more...

Reconnect with nature

Upper Hunter Country is encircled by magnificent National Parks, Nature Reserves, Wilderness Areas and State Forests.  

Thoroughbred Stud Tours

A unique Upper Hunter Country experience.

Leisure Pursuits

Escape the hustle and bustle. Relax and unwind in Upper Hunter Country.

20 to 21 May

St Heliers Heavy Horses

Not only a great family day out but a great weekend for all in Muswellbrook! Clydesdale's, Shires, Australia Draught Horses, Percheron plus more, working as they are meant to be.

Read more here...

9 to 11 June

Rosto Festival of the Fleeces

Don't miss the famous 'Running of the Sheep'. Hundreds of sheep running down the Golden Highway in Merriwa, wearing red socks this June Long Weekend! Established to promote the best of agriculture that Merriwa has to offer.

Read more here...

1 July

Aberdeen Highland Games

The Games begin with a parade of bands & clan representatives leading into the Massed Band Salute. It will be fun for all the family - Highland Dancing, Pipe Band displays, Strong Man events with the Tartan Warriors to enjoy!

Read more here...

22 to 23 September

Blue Heeler Film Festival

The festival is a fun annual community event held during the school holidays. It includes a short film competition to give talent from the Hunter region an opportunity to showcase their film making genius to The World!.

Read more here...