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Friday 21 February

Banjo Paterson Festival Night Market

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January 2019

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Saturday 28 Marcj

The Orange Apple Ramble

Ramble through the orchards

26 January 2020

Carcoar Village Fair

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15th - 23rd Feb 2020

Banjo Paterson Australian Poetry Festival

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27 March - 5 April 2020

Orange F.O.O.D Week

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25/Jan/2020

02 Mar 2019 - 25 Jan 2020

Ross Hill Winery Daily Complimentary Tours

Before opening for tastings each day, they offer guests a complimentary tour of their Ross Hill NCOS certified carbon neutral winery. The tour is followed by a wine tasting mid morning, featuring a range of the Ross Hill Wines.

25/Jan/2020

20 Nov 2019 - 25 Jan 2020

The Oriana Gardens

The Oriana Gardens offer a fantastic shared dining menu and refreshing drinks and cocktails in a relaxing outdoor environment. Summer Season Opening Hours Dinner Tuesday to Saturday

25/Jan/2020

21 Nov 2019 - 25 Jan 2020

The Oriana Pool Club

Cool off in the pool or relax with a cocktail pool-side at The Oriana Pool Club. Opening Hours Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday; mid afternoon – sunset subject to weather forecast. Entry includes a Pool Bar cocktail and towel hire.

25/Jan/2020

31 Oct 2019 - 25 Jan 2020

Underworld: Mugshots from the Roaring Twenties

Descend into Sydney's seedy underworld in their new photographic exhibition revealing the dark side of the Roaring Twenties. Explore more than 130 candid and compelling mugshots taken by New South Wales Police between 1920 and 1930.

26/Jan/2020

26 Jan 2020

Carcoar Village Fair

The event is a celebration of Carcoar. Carcoar was New South Wales's third town established west of the Blue Mountains. Carcoar had Australia's first daylight armed bank hold up.

26/Jan/2020

26 Jan 2020

Carcoar Village Fair - Australia Day

The Carcoar Village Fair on Australia Day has been a perennial favourite on the regional events calendar for over 30 years, and this year will be reinvigorated with a fresh new approach aimed at bringing the real heritage and characters of Carcoar’s rich history to life and sharing...

26/Jan/2020

28 Apr 2019 - 26 Jan 2020

Chill Out Sundays at Duntryleague

Come and relax their lawn or amazing deck at Duntryleague, listen to live music, catch up with friends, kids activities, enjoy great food and local wine. Selected Sundays at Duntryleague during Spring, Summer and Autumn. Family friendly.

26/Jan/2020

26 Jan 2020

Orange Australia Day Breakfast and Party in the Park

Everyone is invited to come together for a family-friendly day out in Cook Park on Australia Day.

31/Jan/2020

31 Jan 2020

Tom Curtain’s 'We’re Still Here' Tour – Molong

To celebrate the release of his fourth studio album, Multiple Golden Guitar winner and horseman extraordinaire Tom Curtain will again be hitting the road this summer as part of his 'We're Still Here Tour' with his award winning outback show Katherine Outback Experience (KOE).

01/Feb/2020

01 Feb 2020

A Day on The Green at Heifer Station Wines

There's nothing more Australian than hot sun, warm waves and Cold Chisel. The band's classic songs like Khe Sanh, Flame Trees, Bow River, My Baby, Cheap Wine, Saturday Night and You Got Nothing I Want have become the soundtrack to our summers.

01/Feb/2020

07 Dec 2019 - 01 Feb 2020

Wentworth Main Mine Open Day

The Lucknow goldfield was discovered in 1851. Located just nine kilometres from Orange on the eastern side of Lucknow, the Wentworth Main Mine holds its open days on the First Saturday and Sunday of the month. Stroll around this historic mining site and see relics of past mining heritage.

08/Feb/2020

08 Feb 2020

Lennon: Through A Glass Onion - Orange

Lennon: Through a Glass Onion is back in Australia following their sensational 16 week season in New York.

08/Feb/2020

09 Feb 2019 - 08 Feb 2020

The Orange Society of Model Engineers - Miniature Train Rides

Their Society conducts a Public Running day on our miniature railway located in Matthews Park, corner of Anson and Moulder Streets. Rides commence at 1pm. Come and join them and bring the whole family. Rides for both adults and children. Cost AUD2.

15/Feb/2020

15 Feb 2020

Artwork Photography and Instagram for Artists

Learn to photograph your artwork with your smartphone and create great social media content. A three hour intensive on How to photograph your artwork with a smartphone And Social media content ideas for artists and creatives.

15/Feb/2020

15 Feb 2020

Banjo Paterson Australian Poetry Festival - afternoon tea at Gamboola

The Molong District Historical Society invite you to join them for afternoon tea at Gamboola, to learn about the life of John Smith. John Smith purchased Boree Nyrang on the death of Robert Barton. (Banjo’s Grandfather).

15/Feb/2020

15 Feb 2020

Banjo Paterson in the Garden

Hosted in the beautiful gardens of Rosebank Guest House, enjoy local performers bringing to life iconic Australian bush ballads. Enjoy a country Barbecue complemented by local wines, beers and soft drinks available to purchase.

15/Feb/2020

15 Feb 2020

Newcastle Permanent's Cinema Under the Stars - Orange

Newcastle Permanent's Cinema Under the Stars is Australia's largest free outdoor cinema program and it’s returning to Orange's Botanic Gardens!

15/Feb/2020

15 Feb 2020

Shimano Mountain Bike Grand Prix Race One Orange

The Shimano MTB GP series may just be the most inclusive series in Australia! From the first time between the tape to racers that have spent a lifetime training for power output, you'll be covered when you line up at the Rocky Trail start line!

15/Feb/2020

15 Feb 2020

Vivaldi Mozart Paganini

Don't miss this rare opportunity to experience one of Germany's finest Ensembles Chamber Philharmonia Cologne performing at the Uniting Church in Orange.

16/Feb/2020

16 Feb 2020

Banjo Paterson Australian Poetry Festival

Banjo Paterson’s Waltzing Matilda is known worldwide; many Australians can recite a string of his poems; and his work has been converted to song and theatre.

16/Feb/2020

16 Feb 2020

Banjo Paterson Australian Poetry Festival - Damper making classes with Small Acres Cyder

Join Small Acres Cyder and learn how to make classic Aussie damper with a cider twist. Make it, cook it, eat it, includes ingredients and cider tasting.

16/Feb/2020

16 Feb 2020

Banjo Paterson Australian Poetry Festival - Poet's Brunch and Lunch

Relax in the shade of the trees for free entertainment, poetry and bush music along with an opportunity to visit the Banjo Paterson, more than a Poet Museum. Enjoy the outstanding collection of history and memorabilia.

16/Feb/2020

15 Sep 2019 - 16 Feb 2020

Blayney Farmers' Market

The Blayney Farmers' Market is located in Carrington Park, Blayney, NSW and held on the third Sunday of every month rain, hail or shine. The market features seasonal fruit, vegetables, fresh organic meats, plants and flowers, bread, eggs and much more from local producers.

17/Feb/2020

17 Feb 2020

Banjo Paterson Australian Poetry Festival - Birthday Twilight Barbecue

Join the Orange and District Historical Society to celebrate Banjo's birthday at the Banjo Paterson Park. New in 2020, join them at twilight for music, poetry, stories about Narrambla Vale and the families that lived there.

18/Feb/2020

18 Feb 2020

Limericks and Yarns

Join them for a fun night of Limericks and Yarns with Master of Ceremonies, Greg North ‘The Master of the Limerick’. Come along and catch this marvellous maestro in action, then step up and have a go yourself.

19/Feb/2020

19 Feb 2020

An Evening with Banjo - his life

As part of the Orange and District History Alive series of talks, there will be An Evening with Banjo- his life slide show at the Orange Senior Citizens Centre. Hear from author W. Benjamin Lindner discussing his book Waltzing Matilda Australia’s Accidental Anthem.

19/Feb/2020

19 Feb 2020

Poa Tree

Join them for a relaxing afternoon celebrating nature in the beautiful surrounds of Duntryleague. Established performers will invite local and visiting poets to join them in reciting works about the natural world.

19/Feb/2020

19 Feb 2020

The life and rhymes of Banjo Paterson with Greg North

Join them for an entertaining evening with Australian Champion Bush Poet, Greg North.

20/Feb/2020

20 Feb 2020

Annual Blackened Billy Award Ceremony

Entrants and award winners of the 2020 Blackened Billy Verse Competition are invited to join Carol Heuchan as she presents the iconic 29th Blackened Billy Trophy.

20/Feb/2020

20 Feb 2020

Banjo Paterson Australian Poetry Festival - Brekky and Poetry on the Pavers

Organised and run by the Rotary club of Orange, a barbecue breakfast will be available each day at the Civic Centre Southcourt with entertainment from local schools and an open mic for local and visiting poets.

20/Feb/2020

20 Feb 2020

Banjo Paterson Australian Poetry Festival - The Wrath of Grapes

Join Heifer Station under the stringy bark rafters at the old woolshed for an open mic style Aussie poetry evening. Bring your poetry, pun or prose. Wine, beer and pasta available.

20/Feb/2020

20 Feb 2020

Poetry workshop with Carol Heuchan

The Why, What, How and Where – writing and performance guide tailored to suit all interests, beginner ‘closet poets’ to aspiring professionals!

20/Feb/2020

20 Feb 2020

The Wrath of Grapes

After a massive event last year they are joined by Aussie bush poetry champion Carol Heuchan - Bring your own poem or prose to this open mike poetry event under the stringy bark rafters in the old wool shed at Heifer Station Wines. An informal, fun evening celebrating bush poetry.

21/Feb/2020

21 Feb 2020

Banjo Paterson Australian Poetry Festival - Night Market

The iconic Night Market with over 30 food and wine stallholders creates an outdoor playground in Robertson Park, and is fun for all the family. Kick back to the sounds of local musicians and poetry in the park! Proudly supported by Harvey Norman. Gold coin donation.

21/Feb/2020

21 Feb 2020

Banjo Paterson Australian Poetry Festival - Poetry Brawl

An evening of light- hearted, humorous, irreverent prose or rap. Entrants must have written a poem that they can either read or perform which should go for 60 seconds. And enjoy a cold beer or two at the same time!

21/Feb/2020

21 Feb 2020

Writers workshops

Designed for writers seeking to expand their horizons and broaden exposure of their work. Join Tom McIlveen for an opportunity to speak about competition writing, recording recitations and publishing poetry.

22/Feb/2020

22 Feb 2020

Banjo Paterson Australian Poetry Festival - Poetry competition

Individual performances of original poetry open to students, novices and experienced poets. Beaut family entertainment! Run by the Rotary Club of Orange.

22/Feb/2020

22 Feb 2020

Molong Banjo Paterson Festival Dinner

Molong's annual signature event The Molong Banjo Paterson Festival Dinner is back in 2020. Come along and celebrate a night of fine local food, wine and entertainment under the stars. This years celebration highlights the work of guest poet Carol Heuchan from the Hunter Valley.

23/Feb/2020

23 Feb 2020

Banjo Paterson Australian Poetry Festival - Rotary Family Market Day

Join them for the Rotary Family Market to enjoy craft and produce market, kids’ activities, local entertainment and open microphone for poetry recitals. Please note new venue for 2020 - Civic Centre Northcourt.

23/Feb/2020

23 Feb 2020

Jam Orange - Christine Collister, Michael Fix and Andy Nelson

Collister and Fix’s combined talents, passion for music and overall love of life are a delight for any audience to witness. Their performances strike a wonderful balance between their unique arrangements of timeless melodies of popular tunes and their own unforgettable compositions.

28/Feb/2020

28 Feb 2020

Small Business Breakthrough Marketing

Market, sell and grow (with soul). Join Johanna from Make Do Co. in January for a special workshop called Small Business Breakthrough. Small Business Breakthrough will teach you how to market, sell and grow your business – in a way that honours your soul.

29/Feb/2020

29 Feb 2020

Whistle Stop Festival and Coffee, Cars, Trucks and Bike Show at Spring Hill

Come and explore the local heritage at the Whistlestop Festival, Spring Hill Recreation Ground. Entertainment includes: Jason and Chloe Roweth (folk music); Bogans Hero's band (Aussie pub rock band playing Australia's greatest rock'n'roll hits).

06/Mar/2020

06 Mar 2020

Central West Caravan Camping and Outdoor Expo

Central West Caravan Camping and Outdoor Expo. Offers a huge range of caravans, camper trailers, 4WD accessories, camping and fishing gear and loads of new release product as well as expert advise on holiday destinations.

07/Mar/2020

07 Mar 2020

Mastery Meditation Workshop

Mastery is designed to teach the time-tested practices of meditation and yogic philosophy, in a way that is easily accessible for the modern mind in our modern way of living.

07/Mar/2020

07 Mar 2020

Wentworth Mine Airing of the Quilts

The historic Wentworth Main Mine site, Lucknow will host the inaugural Airing of the Quilts. The 1930s gold mine will be the back drop for the professionally judged and curated quilt show; revitalising the village of Lucknow's economic heritage.

21/Mar/2020

21 Mar 2020

Cumnock Agricultural Show

A small family-orientated Agricultural show that celebrates and promotes the local produce and talent in the Cumnock and surrounding area.

21/Mar/2020

21 Mar 2020

Newcrest Orange Challenge

Orange is a hidden gem, tucked between the rolling hills, beautiful vineyards, open roads and picturesque open plains of New South Wales’ Central West tablelands.

27/Mar/2020

27 Mar 2020

Orange F.O.O.D Week

Orange F.O.O.D Week is Australia’s longest running regional food festival and has been acclaimed as one of Australia’s top ten food festivals. The 10 day community festival celebrates the Orange region’s diverse and high quality food and wine.

27/Mar/2020

27 Mar 2020

Orange F.O.O.D Week - Night Market

A friends and family favourite with stalls representing the Orange region’s chefs, cooks, caterers, providores, wine, cider and beer makers, with a focus on the provenance of their local produce.

27/Mar/2020

27 Mar 2020

Printhie Wines Pop-Up Cellar Door

Their popular pop-up cellar door in the rustic apple packing shed will re-open for F.O.O.D Week in 2020. The pop-up cellar door will be open daily for wine tasting. Located at their new vineyard Millwood in Nashdale. Bookings welcome – please call them.

27/Mar/2020

27 Mar 2020

The Provenance Express

A slow travel, slow food odyssey by train from Sydney to Orange for the first weekend of the annual Orange Food Week Festival.

28/Mar/2020

28 Mar 2020

Orange Apple Ramble

The Orange region is a distinct and unique growing environment for apples. Join the Apple Ramble and enjoy apple based food and ciders as you ramble through the orchards in the scenic Towac Valley. Hosted by local orchardists, the event caters for all ages.

28/Mar/2020

28 Mar 2020

Printhie Wines Picnic Day

Enjoy a lunchtime picnic wondering through the heritage apple orchard at Printhie’s new vineyard and cellar door site.

28/Mar/2020

28 Mar 2020

Pulled Pork and Cider

Relax with a glass of cider and their pulled pork burger with apple slaw and crackling. Settle in, indoors, outdoors, or in the paddock with a picnic blanket. Small Acres Cyder Bookings are essential

28/Mar/2020

28 Mar 2020

Smoking Brothers Meets Wine

Stockman's Ridge joins The Smoking Brothers to bring you a lively afternoon of succulent barbecue smoked meats, live music, amazing wines and cold beer! Each ticket includes food and two free drink vouchers. Additional drinks available for purchase.

29/Mar/2020

29 Mar 2020

Hands On Cider Making Classes

Experience cider making the traditional way, taste cider variety apples and award winning ciders while learning the techniques of making real cider. Small Acres Cyder Bookings are essential.

29/Mar/2020

29 Mar 2020

Yoga In The Vines Orange

Yoga and Wine (because we all know, wine is good for you, studies say!). Enjoy a glass of Sparkling and Croissants on arrival before Shell from Sankha Yoga starts an hour of yoga with our stunning vineyard as a backdrop.

30/Mar/2020

30 Mar 2020

Duntryleague F.O.O.D Week Plate

Take part in a revolutionary new golf event in Orange NSW. Combining golf on a top quality course with fantastic local food and wine, the 2020 Duntryleague F.O.O.D Week plate is an event like no other. Day one and two sees entrants compete for the Duntryleague F.O.O.

30/Mar/2020

30 Mar 2020

F.O.O.D Week - Autumn Grazing Dinner

The F.O.O.D Week Committee and the Community groups of Blayney welcome guests to the inaugural Autumn Grazing Dinner.

01/Apr/2020

01 Apr 2020

Orange F.O.O.D Week - Taste Local on the Lawn

Relax in a very special place on the award winning lawn roof of the Information Centre. With a spectacular view over the Orange CBD, enjoy gourmet Producers’ Platters, beautifully matched with cool-climate wines and locally brewed beer. This is a perfect pre-dinner event!

04/Apr/2020

04 Apr 2020

Ancient Southern Lands

An elegant five-course First Nation Australian bush tucker and wild-style southern Italian inspired dining experience, matched with local wines presented by Antica Australis and Indigenous Cultural Adventures during Orange FOOD Week.

04/Apr/2020

04 Apr 2020

Movie Under the Stars

Double Feature. Grab your mates, bring a picnic rug and cushion and enjoy their large five metre Open Air cinema amongst the vines. They will have a Bar, Popcorn, and Lollies will be available.

04/Apr/2020

04 Apr 2020

Orange F.O.O.D Week - Forage

Take a magnificent 4.1 kilometre stroll through some of Orange’s most picturesque vineyards and soak up the breathtaking vistas through to Mount Canobolas.

04/Apr/2020

04 Apr 2020

The Inside Out of Sparkling Cider

A hands on class all about the importance of bubbles. Enjoy a tasting flight with matching local food. Includes your own take home bottle of Sparkling. Small Acres Cyder Bookings are essential.

05/Apr/2020

05 Apr 2020

Orange F.O.O.D Week - Sunday Producers' Market and Brunch

Come along to one of Orange’s most spectacular settings in Cook Park to enjoy brunch prepared by well-known cooks and producers. Stroll the market to meet and greet with the producers, taste and purchase their local produce and take it home with you. Visit the F.O.O.

05/Apr/2020

05 Apr 2020

Yoga In The Vines Lidster

Yoga and Wine (because as everyone knows, wine is good for you, studies say). Enjoy a glass of Sparkling and Croissants on arrival before Shell from Sankha Yoga starts an hour of yoga with their stunning vineyard as a backdrop.

16/Apr/2020

16 Apr 2020

Orange Chamber Music Festival

The Inaugural Orange Chamber Music Festival is an initiative developed by a collective of professional classical musicians from diverse chamber music backgrounds, led by Carmen Nieves as general manager.

09/May/2020

09 May 2020

Orange Show

The 148th Orange Show in May 2020 is a wonderful family show presented by Orange Show Society Incorporated.

16/May/2020

16 May 2020

Common Ground Communication

The Common Ground program teaches you how to argue well – not fight badly: to hear others (even in disagreement), to clearly communicate what you want (with courage), and to find common ground with anyone on any issue.

22/May/2020

22 May 2020

Rainbow City Festival

Come out to the Orange region for their inaugural Rainbow City Festival for a bright and bold program of events over three days in May 2020.

08/Jun/2020

08 Jun 2020

The Golden Plough

The Golden Plough is a celebration of the contribution that the Australian Draught Horse has made to the nation and agricultural history. It is, indeed, a rare opportunity to see these magnificent horses in action.

09/Jun/2020

09 Jun 2020

Tipple at Orange Cellars

Orange! Explore their region's best with a fun afternoon of tastings - including local wine, beer and spirits and delicious food and fun.

21/Jun/2020

21 Jun 2020

Newbridge Winter Solstice Festival

***Latest event details are yet to be confirmed*** The Newbridge Winter Solstice Festival is the biggest event in the Newbridge calendar, in the middle of winter, celebrating the shortest day of the year.

31/Jul/2020

31 Jul 2020

Orange Winter Fire Festival

Kicking off with a winter night market in historic Millthorpe Village the three day festival will showcase the best of an authentic country winter through a series of bonfire events inspired by the Australian cracker night bonfire tradition.

05/Sep/2020

05 Sep 2020

The Manildra Show

Come along to the Manildra show this year and enjoy a variety of markets and food - The Manildra lions club will be cooking an all day barbecue and the lunch room will have a selection of locally made slices, sandwiches and teas and coffee.

12/Sep/2020

12 Sep 2020

The Eugowra Show

Come on down to the Eugowra show and enjoy a family day out.

13/Sep/2020

13 Sep 2020

The Cudal Show

Come on down to the Cudal Show and enjoy this annual event. Enjoy rides, show bags, stalls, food and entertainment in a great country atmosphere. There will be displays on locally grown produce and stock including the best that Cudal has to offer.

20/Sep/2020

20 Sep 2020

Molong Annual Show

A stack of interesting displays and events for a wonderful family day out with Troppo Bob Magic The Ultranormalist will delight young and old alike at the 156th Annual Molong Show, the Iron Man Race that is all in good fun and novelty in nature - Plus don't forget the home grown produce,...

29/Sep/2020

29 Sep 2020

Dogs in the Park NSW Orange

The event will be based on their drawcard attractions where locals can participate in all activities such as dog competitions, dog races, dog rescues and local pet business and dog market stalls.

29/Sep/2020

29 Sep 2020

Dogs in the Park Orange

The event will be based on their drawcard attractions where locals can participate in all activities such as Dog Competitions and Dog Races and Pet Adoption Day.

02/Oct/2020

02 Oct 2020

Hahn City of Orange Golf Championship

Play three different golf courses over three days - all within the beautiful regional NSW City of Orange. The Hahn City of Orange Golf Championship is the premier event on the Golf Orange calendar. 54 Hole Scratch Stableford to decide the Male and Female Champions.

03/Oct/2020

03 Oct 2020

The Roaring Days

*** Latest event details are yet to be confirmed *** Join them in the wild, wild Central West for the October long weekend to explore a food and wine trail through the historic goldrush-era villages of Carcoar, Millthorpe and Canowindra.

05/Oct/2020

05 Oct 2020

Duntryleague Annual Veterans Tournament

Join them at Duntryleague, Orange NSW, for their Annual Veterans Golf Tournament. Played over three rounds, Duntryleague is an 18 hole championship golf course, designed by Eric Apperly.

31/Oct/2020

31 Oct 2020

Carcoar Show

*** Latest event details are yet to be confirmed *** The Best Little Show in the Country will be held in the historical village of Carcoar in the central west of NSW.

31/Oct/2020

31 Oct 2020

Millthorpe Garden Ramble

Experience 10 open gardens in and around the delightful historic village of Millthorpe. Some new, some old, some from previous years, some not. Always the first weekend in November. Garden related stalls and food available particularly at larger 'out of town' gardens.

07/Nov/2020

07 Nov 2020

Carcoar Cup Running Festival

The Carcoar Cup Running Festival is an iconic event, special enough to be judged a NSW Regional Flagship Event for the last six years in a row. 2020 will be its tenth anniversary.

07/Nov/2020

09 Nov 2019 - 07 Nov 2020

Neville Show

In 2010, the Neville Show Society created the plan to have an annual show. Each year it has grown bigger. At the show each year there are market stalls and multiple competitions like the popular flowers, craft, cooking, photography, chainsaw, horse, and cattle competitions.

Orange Wine Tours

Orange Wine Tours aims to be the most inclusive tour operator in Orange, with a wide range of tours, they have something for everyone. They are proud to offer an exciting way to experience the fabulous cool climate wine region of Orange, NSW and surrounds.

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