• The Yass Valley has a rich colonial history, dating back to 1821 when Hamilton Hume discovered the district around the Yass River. A 45-minute drive from Canberra, Yass has plenty of historical and architectural treasures to uncover. Take a self-guided town walk, visit the Yass District Historical Museum or take a tour to Cooma Cottage, home of Hamilton Hume. Home to many local artists, Yass has excellent galleries, restaurants and places to shop.

  • Fireside Festival
    Fireside Festival

    Make your winter escape by joining the Fireside Festival. The Fireside Festival is a series

  • Turning Wave Festival
    Turning Wave Festival

    Music - song - poetry - dance, one mighty weekend, one brilliant festival, not to

  • Turning Wave Festival
    Turning Wave Festival

    *** Latest event details are yet to be confirmed *** One mighty weekend, one brilliant

  • Classic Yass
    Classic Yass

    Classic Yass is an amazing weekend of family fun and events. Enjoy a celebration of

  • Yass Rodeo
    Yass Rodeo

    *** Latest event details are yet to be confirmed *** The Yass Rodeo Committee presents

  • Catch a Carp
    Catch a Carp

    Catch a Carp is a family friendly day out by the beautiful Yass River right

  • Australia Day in Yass Valley
    Australia Day in Yass Valley

    Celebrate Australia's National Day with celebrations in Yass Coronation Park. Winners will be announced on

  • Yass and District Museum
    Yass and District Museum

    On now is an exciting exhibition "50 years 50 Treasures" which highlights the best of

  • Mundoonen Winery
    Mundoonen Winery

    Taste and buy trophy winning wine at this charming rural riverside winery. Winemaker Terry O'Donnell

  • Cooma Cottage
    Cooma Cottage

    Cooma Cottage is a single storey colonial house built in 1835 for pioneering pastoralist Cornelius

  • Marchmont Park Alpacas
    Marchmont Park Alpacas

    Set on a picturesque 40 acres, Marchmont Park Alpacas was established in 2005 along the

  • Burrinjuck Dam
    Burrinjuck Dam

    At the time Burrinjuck Dam was constructed it was ranked as one of the world's

  • Cafe Dolcetto
    Cafe Dolcetto

    Cafe Dolcetto is a multi award winning cafe/restaurant in the heart of Yass, featuring modern

  • Yass Archives
    Yass Archives

    The Yass Archives are located upstairs at the Memorial Hall, entry via the lane way

  • Coronation Park Yass
    Coronation Park Yass

    The Yass Valley Visitor Information Centre is located at this beautiful park on the main

  • The Globe Inn
    The Globe Inn

    Situated in Yass, only 45 minutes from Canberra and 15 minutes from the Murrumbateman wine

  • Royal Hotel Yass
    Royal Hotel Yass

    The Royal Hotel combines history and hospitality in a unique historic and rural setting. The

  • Club House Hotel Yass
    Club House Hotel Yass

    The Club House Hotel is centrally located in the beautiful and historic town of Yass.

  • Sundowner Motel
    Sundowner Motel

    With corrugated iron roofs and country style verandahs the Sundowner Yass has a classic homestead

  • Sundowner Yass Swaggers Motor Inn
    Sundowner Yass Swaggers Motor Inn

    With a corrugated iron roof and country style veranda, The Sundowner Yass has a classic

  • Yass Motel
    Yass Motel

    The Yass Motel is located just one kilometre north of the Yass Post Office. It

  • Thunderbird Motel
    Thunderbird Motel

    A resort style motel with refurbished accommodation set in the centre of town. Ground floor

  • Blue Wren Cottage Yass
    Blue Wren Cottage Yass

    Offering clean, comfortable alternative accommodation, The Blue Wren is an ideally located, self-contained three bedroom

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