Historic Kangaroo Valley
Kangaroo Valley is a National Trust-listed village nestled between the Cambewarra and Barrengarry mountains. Less than two hours from Canberra and Sydney, Kangaroo Valley is one of the state's hidden gems. With a backdrop of rainforest greens, picturesque mountains, rolling pastures, lush valleys, and the Kangaroo River, Kangaroo Valley offers the perfect escape from the bustle of city life.
Kangaroo Valley Events
The Kangaroo Valley Agricultural and Horticultural Show is held each February at the Kangaroo Valley Showground. Showcasing all that is great about rural life, the event includes animal and livestock shows and events, produce stalls, an iron person competition, a wood chopping competition, rides, a rodeo, and much more.
Held in October, the Kangaroo Valley Folk Festival is a fun weekend event for the whole family. A celebration of music, arts and dancing, the festival includes live bands, arts and crafts stalls, market stalls, workshops, a kids' festival, and a poetry competition.
In order to raise funds for the festival, monthly markets are held around the event. The Kangaroo Valley Village Markets are held at the showgrounds on the second Saturday of each month, between October and December.
Friday 16 October to Sunday 18 October 2015
Kangaroo Valley Folk Festival Kangaroo Valley Folk Festival - A c
Escape to the country for an indulgent gourmet cooking class in one of Australias most beautiful valleys. Be inspired by Flavours of the Valleys fun cooking classes and create exciting new dishes with ease in a relaxed environment.
The Kangaroo Valley Agricultural and Horticultural Show is held each February at the Kangaroo Valley Showground. This event includes animal and livestock shows and much more. There's also the Kangaroo Valley Folk Festival which celebrates local musicians.
Explore Kangaroo Valleys many attractions. Gerringong Falls is a towering waterfall at 180 metres high. Take in more scenic views at the Cambewarra Mountain Lookout. The Drawing Room Rocks is a stunning picnic area.
Historic Hampden Bridge, Kangaroo Valley
Driving through Kangaroo Valley, Image Hamilton Lund
Couple sitting outside the Valley Bakehouse, Kangaroo Valley. Image Hamilton Lund
Rural countryside of Kangaroo Valley
Pioneer Park Museum, Kangaroo Valley