NEW SOUTH WALES DIARY NOTES
A comprehensive guide to upcoming events in New South Wales.
National Cherry Festival
Don’t miss the 67th National Cherry Festival in the cherry capital of Australia, Young. Bringing thousands of visitors during December to celebrate these delicious stone fruit during peak harvest season, this iconic annual event showcases the crop that has been a part of the region for more than 150 years. Highlights include cherry pie eating contest, cherry pip spit, cherry festival street parade and market stalls.
Supercars Coates Hire Sydney 500 – Sydney Olympic Park
The streets of Sydney Olympic Park will ignite over three days as drivers push the limits at the nail biting grand finale at the Coates Hire Sydney 500. For more information, visit the link below.
Festival of the sun
Festival Of The Sun (FOTSUN) is a boutique music festival in Port Macquarie which combines live Australian and International bands, tasty markets and three days of camping in the sun next to the beach. Visit the website below for more information.
Lights of Christmas
St Mary’s Cathedral will again be the centrepiece of Sydney’s public Christmas celebrations, with Lights of Christmas presented by PAYCE returning to capture the imagination of audiences with a spectacular light and sound show.
Santa Arrives by Steam Train
Santa makes his way from the North Pole to Valley Heights Locomotive Depot Heritage Museum in the Blue Mountains this December. At 11am and 1.30pm on both days he will greet children from the back of the famous 19th century Sydney Steam Tram.