Merriwa Festival of the Fleeces

This festival is a celebration of the region’s long association with the Australia Wool Industry.  Events  include the ” Running of the Sheep”, market stalls, vintage vehicle displays, shearing demonstrations and more. Date: Friday 10 to Sunday 12 June Venue: Various venues in Merriwa Details: Visit website

Patchwork on the Page

This very popular exhibition showcases a wide range of stunning quilts. Opening: 21 May.  (note, closed 22 May to blackout) Exhibition closes: 26 June. Venue: Murrurundi & District Historical Society, God’s Waiting Room Church Hall, Mayne St, Murrurundi. Open: weekends from 10am to 1pm. Other times by appointment. Entry: $5 includes light refreshments. More details:…