Rosto Festival of the Fleeces Merriwa

June Long Weekend June 11 to 13 – Variety stalls, Childrens entertainment, shearing demonstrations, Team Penning, State Championship Sheep Yard Dog Trials, Whip Cracking, My Pet Dinosaur, Sparkles the Clown, Big Dog, and Fireworks. Watch over 150 sheep wearing red socks in the Rosto Running of the Sheep.

Darcy and the Fox, Murrurundi

David Darcy – Darcy and the Fox Studio

David Darcy started painting only a few years ago and was a finalist in the 2018 Archibald Prize for his portrait of fellow Murrurundi artist Charlotte Drake-Brockman. Before picking up a paintbrush, David had a successful career in photography, publishing and film. Dogs have always been a passion and he is well known for his…

Tartan abounds in Aberdeen

Tartan abounds in Aberdeen

The Upper Hunter’s first official tartan has been revealed and will be adorning scarves, ties, shawls and even kilts as well as signage and marketing materials for the region. The tartan is based on Campbell of Breadalbane but tells the story of the Upper Hunter valley. Green is for the lands where lucerne supports the…