Manilla Heritage Museum

The Manilla Heritage Museum in Royce Cottage is located at the Manilla Visitor Information Centre preserving the Manilla community collection of antiques, family history, and also has interesting and intriguing historical displays. The museum is the only Australian site apart from the National Museum of Australia documenting the ground breaking platypus research Harry Burrell did [...]

Chaffey Dam

Chaffey Dam provides valuable public recreation in an attractive setting in the Peel Valley. Water sports such as swimming, sailing, boating and fishing are popular activities on the lake. There are beautiful parks and reserves around the dam where bushwalking and picnicking can be enjoyed. Camp sites are provided at the Chaffey Dam Camping Reserve [...]

Rawsons Retreat

Rawson’s Retreat is a classic federation style home situated in one of the best locations in leafy East Tamworth. Perfect for one, two, or three couples, or families looking for a holiday escape with style. Also suitable for business executives looking for comfort, privacy and facilities for a short or extended stay. Rawson’s Retreat also [...]

Bendemeer Tourist Park

Bendemeer is a lovely village on the New England Highway between Tamworth and Armidale. The Bendemeer Tourist Park is beautifully positioned overlooking the meandering McDonald River, with unobscured views of the Moonbi Ranges. The park offers drive-through powered and unpowered sites, clean amenities, cabins, a barbecue area, laundry, convenience store, unleaded fuel, petrol, bottled LPG [...]

Econo Lodge Tamworth

Econo Lodge Tamworth (formally known as Hallmark Inn At Tamworth). Perfectly located 2.5 kilometres south of the Tamworth Central Business District, Econo Lodge is the ideal choice when choosing accommodation in Tamworth. Econo Lodge offers affordable and comfortable Motel accommodation with exceptional service from the friendly staff. Whether travelling for business or for pleasure, they [...]

Big Golden Guitar Tourist Centre

Australia’s Big Golden Guitar Tourist Centre, situated on the New England Highway in Tamworth, New South Wales, is open seven days a week. The guitar, a symbol of the Country Music Festival and foundation of the Golden Guitar Awards, holds a special place in the heart of Tamworth. What began as just a handful of [...]

Currabubula Art Show

*** Latest event details are yet to be confirmed *** This annual Art Exhibition at Currabubula Hall, organised by the Currabubula Red Cross, starts with supper and refreshments on the opening night on Thursday. Refreshments are available throughout the exhibition. The main exhibition also extends to art work entered by students from the local area [...]

Winter Lantern Parade

*** Latest event details are yet to be confirmed *** Enjoy the spectacle of the Winter Lantern Parade and the lanterns coming to life, glowing as the sun sets. Starting from Nundle Public School the lantern parade will travel along Jenkins Street before following the River Walk and finishing around the fire pit at Fossickers [...]

Tamworth Australia Day Country Music Festival with Organised Occasions

Tamworth is the Australian Country Music Capital and home to the largest Country Music Festival in the Southern Hemisphere. It is only one of the noteworthy reasons proclaiming visitors to sing its praises as a destination. The city has an extensive repertoire of attractions from the natural wonders of Mother Nature to its cultural and [...]

Manilla Antiques and Collectors Fair

*** Latest event details are yet to be confirmed *** Manilla Antiques and Collectors Fair is a place to buy and sell antiques, from that AUD2.00 bargain to that AUD4000 piece of history, a place to show case your private collection from teapots to Dr Who. Come along on the October long weekend and have [...]

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