Merriwa Springtime Show

Merriwa Springtime Show

19 to 20 September 2020, Merriwa – Merriwa Springtime Show has something for everyone. Ring events plus numerous sideshows, wandering street entertainers, competitions, food stalls, nightly entertainment and fine displays and exhibits spread around our picturesque showground.

denman pig races

Denman Pig Races

October 2020, Denman – The ever-entertaining Denman Pig Races will be held again this October. The races are a fun-filled family day, featuring the famous Noah’s Racing Pigs plus market stalls, rides and laser tag for the kids. The pig racing promises to be great entertainment!

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…