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.

14 to 16 September

Merriwa Springtime Show

Ring events plus numerous sideshows, wandering street entertainers, competitions, food stalls, nightly entertainment and fine displays and exhibits.

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22 September

Blue Heeler Film Festival

Bringing you local MOVIES since 2013. "RIVER" is the theme for the 2018 Blue Heeler Film Festival.

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20 October

Noisy Heeler Music Festival 

Like to spend an afternoon with a bunch of friends listening to live music and sampling craft beer, local wine, cider and delicious street food? Make sure you head to the Noisy Heeler Music Festival in October. 

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10 to 11 November

Scone Literary Festival

The Scone Literary Festival is a new writers festival that seeks 'To promote books and to nurture a love of literature, learning and writing'. Authors include Phillip Adams, David Marr, Barry Jones, Kate McClymont and Tracey Spicer.

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