Upper Hunter Country

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.

22 to 24 February

King of the Ranges

Australia's best men and women compete in six preliminary events: Bareback Obstacle Course, Whip crack, Stock Handling, Pack Saddle, Horse Shoeing & Cross Country Jumping and then fight it out to be the next King of the Ranges.  

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15 to 16 March

Upper Hunter Show

The 2019 Bengalla Upper Hunter Show will be packed with exciting rides and sideshow ally action for the entire family. Horse ring events, polocrosse, showtime FMX, live music, fireworks and bulls broncs just to name a few.

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29 March

Muswellbrook Gold Cup

The Upper Hunter's 'must attend' social event in Summer is incorporated into a progressive and exciting festival in Muswellbrook in late March for 2019. The always popular Fashions On The Field will also be a major feature.

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3 to 12 May

Scone Horse Festival

Come along and enjoy the festivities with events such as the Horse Parade, Yarns Night, Official Calcutta, and the prestigious Scone Cup. Share our love of everything equine and join us for the 39th annual Scone Horse Festival. 

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