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What's On

Welcome to our “What’s On” calendar listing festivals, events, performances, exhibitions, workshops and much more, taking place in the Upper Hunter.  You can search the calendar by interest, town, and upcoming or past events. Once you have made your selection, press the Search button. If you don't make a selection, all upcoming events will display, listed in date order.  

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Upcoming events

09
Mar
2018
Jo White: Roadside Finds

09 March - 29 April 2018

Michael Reid at Murrurundi

 Exhibition of works by Jo White. Dates: Friday 9 March to Sunday 29 April 2018 Venue: Michael Reid Murrurundi, Cnr Boyd and Mayne Sts, Murrurundi Open: Friday to Sunday, 11am to 5pm. More de ...







10
Mar
2018
Muswellbrook Art Prize

10 March - 06 May 2018

Muswellbrook Regional Arts Centre

Finalists of the Muswellbrook Art Prize now vie for a total of $71,000 prize money across four prize categories:
•Painting $50,000 acquisitive
•Works on Paper $10,000 acquisitive
•Ceramics $10, ...







23
Mar
2018
Linda Camac: Portraiture

23 March - 29 April 2018

Muswellbrook Pot House

This exhibition of works by Linda Camac is presented by the pothousearts Muswellbrook Ceramic Group. Please click event image for a flyer.   Official Opening: Friday 23 March. Closes: Sunday ...







01
Apr
2018
Quilts 2018

01 April - 03 June 2018

Murrurundi Historical Society Exhibition Centre

Quilts 2018 is the bi-annual exhibition from local artists for the pleasure of those who enjoy needle and thread composition in the Museum's exhibition hall. This year's event will have some memo ...







23
Apr
2018
"Make it Big" Art Workshop

23 - 24 April 2018

Scone Youth Centre

Work with prominent Hunter Region artist Ken O’Regan to construct horse sculptures from recycled materials. Completed artworks will be exhibited during Scone Horse Festival in May. This worksh ...







28
Apr
2018
Baerami Bush Dance and Campout

28 - 29 April 2018

Baerami Hall

You are invited to a truly authentic and fun filled bush dance and country weekend in the beautiful Upper Hunter Valley. Traditional music will be performed acoustically by Hunter musicians 'Walt ...







28
Apr
2018
Millinery Weekend Workshop

28 - 29 April 2018

’Russley’ Rural Retreat

‘Ignite’ your creative flair to make your own headwear/hairpieces for the        upcoming Scone Cup Carnival - or just to have fun! SATURDAY 28th APRIL: 9am-5pm Work with feathers and ...







01
May
2018
Kaput

01 May 2018

Merriwa School of Arts

Kaput, the multi-award winning family show has melted hearts of all ages around the world with its glorious brand of slapstick, acrobatics and total silliness. Be swept up in the mayhem that is th ...







01
May
2018
Michael Crossland Community Presentation

01 May 2018

St Joseph's High School

"Michael's story through adversity and resilience is not to be missed !!" "His story at times will be heart wrenching, however in the same sentence will have you laughing to tears, but the overar ...







02
May
2018
Kaput

02 May 2018

Denman RSL Club

Kaput, the multi-award winning family show has melted hearts of all ages around the world with its glorious brand of slapstick, acrobatics and total silliness. Be swept up in the mayhem that is th ...







03
May
2018
Bushranger Tracks with Gregory Powell

03 May 2018

Singleton Public Library

Hold-ups, home invasions and armed robbery! The Hunter Valley’s notorious past comes to life as author Greg Powell takes us on a wild ride through bushranger country. Date: Thursday 3 May 2018 ...







03
May
2018
Kaput

03 May 2018

St Lukes Anglican Church Hall

Kaput, the multi-award winning family show has melted hearts of all ages around the world with its glorious brand of slapstick, acrobatics and total silliness. Be swept up in the mayhem that is th ...







04
May
2018
Scone Arts and Crafts Members Exhibition and Scone Photographic Prize

04 - 13 May 2018

Scone Arts and Crafts Centre

The members of the Scone Arts & Crafts are holding their annual Members Exhibition. All works is available for purchase. The 2018 Scone Photographic Prize was open to all Australian residents. C ...







04
May
2018
Kaput

04 May 2018

Murrurundi RSL Hall

Kaput, the multi-award winning family show has melted hearts of all ages around the world with its glorious brand of slapstick, acrobatics and total silliness. Be swept up in the mayhem that is th ...







05
May
2018
Emma Pask in Concert

05 May 2018

Atherston Room, Upper Hunter Conservatorium of Music

Award-winning Australian vocalist Emma Pask.   Date: Saturday 5 May 2018 Time: 7.30pm. Venue: Upper Hunter Conservatorium of Music, Bridge St, Muswellbrook. For all the details call the Uppe ...







08
May
2018
Screening of "The Man from Snowy River"

08 May 2018

Aberdeen Sports and Recreation Club

The next luncheon and movie to be held by the Upper Hunter Museum of Rural Life will be on Tuesday, 8th May, 2018   when they will present the classic Australian film  “  THE MAN FROM SNOWY ...







10
May
2018
Girt by History

10 May 2018

Singleton Public Library

Join David Hunt as he discusses his novels Girt Vol 1 and True Girt: The Unauthorised History of Australia Volume 2.
David is a bestselling author, historian and satirist whose ancestors settled in ...







23
May
2018
National Simultaneous Storytime 2018

23 May 2018

Upper Hunter Regional Library - Muswellbrook

The 18th annual NSS 2018 book is Hickory Dickory Dash written by Tony Wilson, illustrated by Laura Wood and published by Scholastic. A surprise guest reader will read this book.   Date: Wednes ...







23
May
2018
National Simultaneous Storytime 2018

23 May 2018

Upper Hunter Regional Library - Denman

The 18th annual NSS 2018 book is Hickory Dickory Dash written by Tony Wilson, illustrated by Laura Wood and published by Scholastic.

A surprise guest reader will read this book.

 

Date: Wednesday 23 ...







25
May
2018
Inaugural Murrurundi Arts & Crafts Open Prize and Exhibition 2018

25 May - 11 June 2018

Murrurundi RSL Hall

The Murrurundi Arts & Craft Council presents their inaugural Murrurundi Arts & Crafts Open Prize and Exhibition 2018 

Local artist were invited to: paint it, draw it, kiln it, etch it, shape it, c ...







23
Jun
2018
Dungog Masked Ball 2018

23 June 2018

James Theatre

Fun, dancy, yummy, elegant, hilarious party. The theme this year will be Out Of This World (Astronauts, Aliens, Galaxies, Steampunk and whatever else you clever sorts can come up with). T Date: S ...







02
Aug
2018
Screening of "A Night at the Opera"

02 August 2018

James Theatre

A Night at the Opera (1935) Comedy. Stars Groucho, Chico and Harpo Marx. The Marx brothers invade the world of opera with devastating results. Their finest film, combining priceless slapstick with ...







01
Nov
2018
Screening of "Gigi"

01 November 2018

James Theatre

Gigi (1958) Musical. Directed by Vincent Minelli, stars Leslie Caron, Maurice Chevalier. Winner of nine Academy awards, this joyous musical has memorable tunes and a fine cast. Leslie Caron plays ...