Music in Tamworth
Tamworth's annual Country Music Festival is the largest music festival in the southern hemisphere and one of the top 10 music festivals in the world, with more than 2,200 events and 400 performances or gigs across 90 venues.
Tamworth is known as the country music capital of Australia. It hosts one of the world's biggest music events, the annual 10-day Tamworth Country Music Festival.
In town, you'll see the Hands of Fame Park, which contains the handprints of more than 300 country music stars, and the mighty 12-metre-high Golden Guitar. Check out the memorabilia at the Big Golden Guitar Tourist Centre.
Tamworth is also a year-round sporting and entertainment hub with state-of-the-art venues and a busy events calendar. Don't miss the National Professional Rodeo in January and Hats Off to Country Festival in July.
This part of Country NSW has a strong agricultural focus with sheep, beef, poultry, grains and dairy are all farmed here, as well as newer agricultural ventures, such as vineyards, olive groves, nuts, fish farming, honey, hydroponics and delicious berries. The top-quality food and wine means that many local Tamworth restaurants serve up noteworthy goodies. Don't miss the Taste Tamworth Festival in April.
In the wider Tamworth area, you'll find an abundance of great nature experiences, such as national parks, State parks, boating, fishing, water sports, horseriding, birdwatching and fossicking.
Friday 28 November to
Sunday 30 November 2014
Tamworth Caravan Camping and Outdoor Living Show
The Tamworth Jockey Club - Racecour
Suck It Up Buttercup
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Saturday 20 December to
Sunday 21 December
Home Ground Cricket Tour - Tamworth
Venue: Number 1 Oval, Kable Avenue<
Friday 16 January to
Sunday 25 January 2015
Toyota Country Music Festival Tamworth
All roads lead to Tamworth in Janua
Saturday 24 January to
Saturday 24 January 2015
Toyota Star Maker Competition: Australia’s Biggest and Most Prestigious Country Music Competition
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The Home Ground Cricket Tour
The Destination NSW Home Ground Cricket Tour is a summer celebration of cricket and community that will travel through New South Wales in the lead up to the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015.
Stopping at 27 towns along the way, this roadshow of cricket themed entertainment is not to be missed, so join the fun as the Home Ground Cricket Tour rolls into a town near you!
Crowds in the streets of Tamworth for the Country Music Festival
Australian Country Music Hall of Fame, Image Tamworth Tourism
Big Golden Guitar, Tamworth
View across Tamworth. Image Tourism Tamworth