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2TM's Top Ten Things to do in Tamworth



NUMBER 10

Calala Markets

Lots of food, local produce, vintage clothes and so much more!

Held on the fourth Saturday of every month on the corner of Calala Lane and Campbell Road, Calala. Saturday from 8am

Saturday 28th // Calala // 8am


NUMBER 9

Let's Promenade

Together with Guest artists, the Tamworth Regional Conservatorium Youth Orchestra we are continuing to celebrate our 70th Anniversary year with a concert highlighting British composers that will also include an excerpt from the traditional Last Night of the Proms.

The programme includes songs such as I Do Like to be Beside the Seaside, Scarborough Fair, a Beatles Tribute, Land of Hope and Glory and Jerusalem. 

Afternoon tea will be served at the conclusion of the concert.  $15 adults or $30 family tickets are available at the door, from choir members or from Leonie at Inspirations Cafe, Gift and Patchwork Gallery.

Sunday 29th // Carinya Performing Arts Centre // 10 - 2pm


NUMBER 8

All Breeds Championship Show & Obedience Rally

Come along for an excellent day with the New England Celtic & All Breeds Kennel Club for the Championship Show and Obedience Rally.

Come see some cute pups and dogs show their strength in stamina and breed all weekend.

Judging commences 8:30am Saturday and Sunday.

The School Bus Diner will be available for meals and refreshments over the weekend. 

Saturday 28th and Sunday 29th // Kootingal Showgrounds // From 8am


NUMBER 7

Fight Like a Girl

Friends of Nioka are hosting a charity screening of "Ride Like A Girl" which is the story of Michelle Payne, the first female jockey to win the Melbourne Cup. The film has had some excellent reviews and it promises to be a fun afternoon.

When: Sunday 29th September @ 2pm

Where: Forum 6 Cinema Tamworth

Tickets: $15 available from Shirley Griffin - 67657214

All proceeds are for the Nioka Ward at Tamworth Regional Referral Hospital and Palliative Care in the Hunter New England Health Area.

Sunday 29th // Forum 6 Cinemas // 2pm


AFL Grand Final

NUMBER 6

AFL GRAND FINAL – Richmond Tigers Vs GWS Giants. Catch it LIVE on one of the many big screens around town as GWS look to make AFL Grand Final History and win on their first attempt!

This is a landmark grand final and not only because it's the first premiership decider for one of the expansion clubs.

It's also the first time since 1980 that neither of the top two teams going into the finals have reached the last day in September.

The Tamworth Hotel / The Longyard Hotel / Imperial Brewhouse

Saturday 28th // Various Locations


NUMBER 5

Plant a Tree For Me

Kokedama Workshop

Have fun while doing a good deed at A Dash of Green's Plant a Tree for Me Kokedama workshop!

You will not only get to create and take home a beautiful kokedama, but a tree will also be planted on your behalf by the Foundation of National Park and Wildlife. 

When: Saturday the 28th of September, 2019 

Time: 10am (workshops run for approximately 1.5 hours) 

Where: Jubilee Hall, Marius Street, Tamworth, NSW, 2340 

Cost: $60 including all materials to create your own Kokedama, refreshments; and of course the tree. 

Saturday 28th // Jubilee Hall // 10am


NUMBER 4

5th Annual Tamworth Park Run

It's the 5th anniversary of the Tamworth Park Run and you are all invited!

The theme for this year is 'pyjama party'. It is encouraged that the participants BYO cupcakes to enjoy once the event is over.

Saturday 28th // The Press // 8.30pm


NUMBER 3

2019 Manilla Cup

The Gunnedah Jockey Club is hosting the 2019 Manilla Cup and it's set to be a great day!

Gates open from midday, with live music, kids activities and rides--a day for the whole family.

Free shuttle buses available with TAB promotions and Fashions in the Field with Ultra Fleet Ultra Diva.

Entry is just $15, with kids free!

Saturday 28th // Gunnedah Jockey Club // 11am


NUMBER 2

MNSW State Road Racing Championships

Rd 7 Club Championships & Rd 2 North Coast V-Twins Coffs Harbour MNSW State Championships 28th & 29th September in Tamworth.

ENTRIES OPEN head to https://www.northcoastroadracers.com/ for entries and regs, or Contact Narelle Rankin - 0416 164 259.

*EARLYBIRD ENTRIES CLOSE FRIDAY 20 SEPTEMBER 2019.

Catering for us at Tamworth will be Coffee Boss Anywhere Coffee & Catering

Go Kart track at Cnr Oakburn Park and Bowlers Lane, Tamworth NSW 2340. 

Saturday 28th // Oakburn Park // 7am


NUMBER 1

Tamworth Night Markets

Aussie NightMarkets Presents:  🎉 🎉 T A M W O R T H 🎉 🎉

Exclusive to Tamworth Jockey Club! We 30+ International Food & Dessert, Retail, Kids Rides and Live Music ready to kickstart your Spring celebrations! Don't miss out!

Saturday 28 September & Sunday 29 September (2 DAY FESTIVAL) 4:00PM - 9:00PM Both Nights!

Join us this September!

FOOD TRUCKS, FOOD STALLS, DEDICATED DESSERT & SNACKS SECTION, BOUTIQUE LOCAL & REGIONAL RETAIL VENDORS, LIVE MUSIC, ONSITE BAR, KIDS RIDES & GAMES, GOLD COIN COVER CHARGE  

🚫 Sorry No Pets Allowed on this site

4:00PM - 9:00PM both nights  

📪 Tamworth Jockey Club, Tamworth Jockey Club, 28 Britten Road Taminda NSW

Saturday 28th // Tamworth Jockey Club // 4pm

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