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.

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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27 April

Merriwa Cup Day

Another great day in country racing is on the cards when the Merriwa Cup is run again on April 27 - one of the longest-established 'bush' race days in the country. Put on your autumn finest and catch up with friends for a great day at the races.

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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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