Nicholas Royal Motel

Nicholas Royal Motel welcomes you with a smile. Enjoy what Hay has to offer whether it will be a quick stopover or extended stay on the Hay Plains. Nicholas Royal Motel can offer you comfortable accommodation with all ground floor and non-smoking motel suites or Meg’s Cottage. If you have a pet why not try [...]

Shear Outback’s Festival of the Blades

*** Latest event details are yet to be confirmed *** Shearing Legends to be honoured at 2015 Festival of the Blades. Congratulations to the five new inductees for the Australian Shearer’s Hall of Fame: the late Mark Conlan – the late Maurice Doyle – Dick Duggan – Ian Elkins – Kevin Gellatly. According to Shear [...]

Peppin-Shaw Riverina Ewe Flock Competition

*** Latest event details are yet to be confirmed *** Spend two days discussing pastoral merino breeding with industry experts. Visit iconic properties and travel over the vast Hay Plains. The Peppin-Shaw Riverina competition showcases merino flock ewes in the Hay area. The competition covers 1000 kilometres of the western Riverina covering 10 properties over [...]

Dunera Day at Hay

*** Latest event details are yet to be confirmed *** Dunera Day will commemorate the 73rd anniversary of the Dunera Boys arrival in Hay, which was a major event for the town. Learn about the arrival of the 48 train carriages holding 2,000 prisoners that arrived in Hay on the 7th September 1940. The prisoners [...]

Carols By Candlelight in Hay

*** Latest event details are yet to be confirmed *** Come along and join in the Christmas atmosphere that is Carols by Candlelight in Hay. Get into the Christmas spirit and sing along with all the performers at the Hay Railway Station. Bring your blankets to sit on and your singing voices and enjoy the [...]

Hay Rodeo

Hay Rodeo and Gymkhana Club is one of the oldest rodeo clubs in the state. It hosts the annual Hay Rodeo now as a night Rodeo in February. It always promises to be fun-filled and action packed and hosts some great rodeo action. Highlights include the open bull ride, saddle bronc, ladies barrel race and [...]

Hay Agricultural Show

*** Latest event details are yet to be confirmed *** A great weekend for the whole family – the Norm Smith Pavilion will be once again packed with lots of exhibitions for all to see. All the rides will be back for all to enjoy and there will be many horse events in the main [...]

Annual Bishops Lodge Market

*** Latest event details are yet to be confirmed *** For a great day out, visit the Bishop’s Lodge Market, one of the Riverina’s finest markets. Stroll through a vast array of stalls selling distinctive handmade items including quality clothing and homewares as well as the Lodge’s unique roses. Fine food and entertainment top off [...]

Hay B and S Ball

*** Latest event details are yet to be confirmed *** Making a comeback this June is the much anticipated Hay Bachelor and Spinsters (B and S) Ball, with entertainment on the night being provided by The Silverstring Outlaws the night is destined to be great. So gather up all of your friends and enjoy 2012 [...]

Hay Mini Nationals

*** Latest event details are yet to be confirmed *** The township of Hay, located in the Riverina area on the Murrumbidgee River in New South Wales, half way between Sydney and Adelaide, plays host to the Australian Hay Mini Nationals held annually on the June long weekend. Individuals and families, some being second and [...]

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