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Upper Hunter Country
Public Holiday Opening Hours for Upper Hunter Restaurants The Cottage Scone Good Friday: Closed Easter Saturday: Open for lunch & dinner Easter Sunday: Open for lunch & dinner Easter Monday: Closed ANZAC Day: Closed Hunter Belle Cheese (Muswellbrook) Good Friday: Closed Easter Saturday: Open Easter Sunday: Open Easter Monday: Open…
Monday, 20 February 2017 14:31

Stand up comedy with Uncle Nath

Uncle Nath is letting out the pain with his new show Dads Have Feeling Too - and you can witness the pain when he brings his show to the Upper Hunter. The show is an explosive ride - but even as Uncle Nath endures constant defeat at every turn, you'll…
A stylish new publication for the Upper Hunter was launched last week, at the Upper Hunter Country Tourism (UHCT) annual general meeting. The 68 page visitor guide promotes events, attractions, and activities from festivals to National Parks, in the Muswellbrook and Upper Hunter shires and also includes town maps, accommodation…
Monday, 28 November 2016 14:37

Muswellbrook Local Art Awards 2016

The Muswellbrook Local Art Awards are an annual competition which offers local artists from Muswellbrook, Singleton, and Upper Hunter Shires the opportunity to show off the cream of their work from the past twelve months. A total prize value of $6,000 is split over six disciplines. Each year a different…
Wednesday, 18 November 2015 00:00

Devil Ark released healthy Devils into Tasmania

Another huge milestone for Devil Ark! 22 Tasmanian Devils bred in the Barrington Tops left Scone airport at 10am today to be released into a disease-free area of Tasmania. This will be the first group from Devil Ark to be release into this area, in an attempt to increase genetic…
Tuesday, 05 May 2015 00:00

The Upper Hunter Shire Region

Our Region, Striving to provide a quality rural lifestyle, the Upper Hunter has grown to become a leader in regional NSW. Steeped in the history of country NSW, the hills and flats of the shire are the place to be for spectacular festivals and ideal rural surroundings. Encompassing the towns…
Hi there all, we are Terry and Denise Park from the Sunshine Coast in Queensland. Winning the Dometic Follow the Sun competition has given us the opportunity to explore this great part of New South Wales! Upper Hunter Country has so many surprises. Sandy Hollow is a small country town…
Tuesday, 14 October 2014 00:00

Happy Campers Follow the Sun

Lucky Queenslanders, Denise and Terry Park are making the most of the fantastic prize they won at a recent Caravan & Camping Show. The couple have been on the road for around 10 weeks covering a vast amount of coastal and inland New South Wales. Along with a heap of…
Two Rivers Wines, situated on the outskirts of Denman in the Upper Hunter Valley of NSW, has been awarded the Ed Jouault Memorial Trophy for Best One year old Semillon for their 2013 Stones Throw Semillon. The announcement was made at the wine show Luncheon held at the Crown Plaza…
James Estate continues to be recognised while quietly going about their business. The winery‚Äôs latest success is being announced as the most awarded winery in the Hunter Valley by the prestigious WineState Magazine. Peter Jackson from WineState Magazine had the pleasure in sharing the news to James Estate saying that…