Talking Tourism


Talking Tourism 23/6/2017

It’s good to see the first of the cherry queen and king competition entrants registering for the 2017 event. Well done Julianne Duffey and the Lions Club of Young. If you would like to find out more about the competition plus entrant and organisation benefits please ring the Visitor Centre on 6382 3394. It’s been a bu ..

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Talking Tourism 16/6/2017

There’s always a wide variety of activities available in the Hilltops Region and events scheduled for the remainder of this month are no exception. Local artists have works on display at the Burrangong Gallery located at the Visitor Information Centre. Artists wishing to hone their skills can also attend at Watercolour Works ..

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Talking Tourism 9/6/2017

There’s much to see and do this June holiday long-weekend in the Hilltops Region. Settle in to sample our cool climate wines in the cellar doors of Lindsays' Woodonga Hill, Grove Estate and Wombat Cellars or browse and buy from the Hilltops Cellar Door range at the Young Visitor Information Centre. Marvel at the birdlife and ..

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Talking Tourism 2/6/2017

“Dig, Plant and Grow” in the title of garden designer Glenice Buck’s workshop to be conducted later this month at The Pink Pot Garden Spot in Lovell Street Young. Glenice has recently moved to the area and brings many skills in garden design to share. She’ll offer tips on preparing soil, plant selec ..

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Talking Tourism 26/5/2017

It’s goodbye to “The Bokes” and a welcome to the season of Autumn at Burrangong Gallery with a new exhibition organised by the Young Society of Artists going on Show on Saturday. “Autumn Tones” is a collection of works by Young Society of Artists Inc members and will be open for viewing seven da ..

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Talking Tourism 19/5/2017

The Lions Club Annual Quilt Show is a popular event on the Young calendar and is being conducted for the sixth year in a row this weekend. Venue is Young Town Hall. There are 54 quilts and eight stallholders entered this year. The horses are certainly racing at Young this weekend with a Young Harness Racing Club meeting to be ..

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Talking Tourism 12/5/2017

While we are called to always honour our mothers, the official Mother’s Day on Sunday May 14 will prompt celebrations in many households across the Hilltops Region. There are also some official Mothers’ Day activities scheduled in the district this week. On Friday both Young and Boorowa hospital auxiliaries are h ..

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Talking Tourism 5/5/2017

Hilltops Council plans on a new regional Tourism website which we will be going live in July – and will be consistent with the comprehensive new regional visitor guide. The new website will showcase the highlights of the Hilltops Region all in one site, and will include places to stay, eat, see and more… Travelle ..

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Talking Tourism 28/04/2017

With the first third of the year almost over it’s surely time to look at what’s in store for the remaining months of 2017. Already fans are securing accommodation for the National Cherry Festival on December 1, 2, and 3, and a pre-ticketing list for the idyllic Cherry Blossom Long Lunch continues to grow for September 24.  ..

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Talking Tourism 21/04/2017

April is proving to be a busy month in the Hilltops Region with a diverse range of activities already finalised, and many more planned in the remaining days. This weekend you’ll find markets at Jugiong and Boorowa while a new art exhibition opens at Burrangong Gallery, Young featuring works by male artists and sculptors.  ..

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