Talking Tourism


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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Talking Tourism 14/4/2017

People are on the move this Easter holiday weekend with many visiting the Hilltops Region to spend time with family and friends. There will be plenty to see and do over the weekend, including markets in Young and Jugiong on Saturday, and the magnificent Iandra Castle will also be open for inspection on Sunday. Young Dressage A ..

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Talking Tourism 07/04/2017

Youth Week activities are planned in Harden and Boorowa this weekend and, with schools now closed for holidays, there are programs available in local centres. Tech Savvy Seniors workshops are being held at the library. Interested seniors are invited to register for sessions on subjects including computers, tablets, smartpho ..

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Talking Tourism 31/03/2017

Community involvement is always a hall mark of events held in Young and the town’s latest festival on Saturday was no exception. Congratulations to all those retailers whose colourful window displays bathed Young in an oriental glow, and thanks to those who extended their trading hours. So many organisations and individual ..

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Talking Tourism 24/03/2017

Programs are now available for this Saturday’s Lambing Flat Chinese Festival to be held in a new Lynch Street location, between Boorowa and Lovell Streets. They are available from Young Visitor Information Centre, some shops, and can be downloaded from visithilltopsregion.com.au Everyone is invited to come along and e ..

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Talking Tourism 17/03/2017

Talking Tourism 17.3.2017 Local businesses will offer amazing Red Hot Specials and decorate their windows in the Lambing Flat Chinese Festival theme of red and gold for the 2017 day-long festival which will be held in Lynch Street on Saturday March 25. The festival will be held in the Lynch Street post office block from Boor ..

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Talking Tourism 10/03/2017

Local businesses are embracing the Lambing Flat Chinese Festival by providing sale specials and colourful window displays during the annual celebration which takes place in the town’s commercial heart on Saturday March 25.The Lynch Street post office block, from Boorowa Street through to Cloete Street, is festival central with c ..

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Talking Tourism 3/03/2017

Firstly like to report on two meeting held yesterday. 1) National Cherry Festival Meeting held last night with new president Caitlin Muller Sheehan in the chair. Hilltops Mel Forde 2) Hilltops U3A- Hilltops University of the Third Age steering committee held a meeting yesterday and the great news is that requireme ..

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Talking Tourism 24/02/2017

An ultimate horse challenge and a bike, car and truck “show and shine” are planned for Bribbaree village on March 11 and 12. It’s a big weekend of activity with a $4000 prize purse for the main event and some competitions, including a women’s steer ride, run at night under lights. More details and entry forms a ..

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