Plan a musical interlude in the Dubbo Region during the Summer of 2019!
If you’re travelling to the Parkes Elvis Festival in early January, or perhaps trekking north to Tamworth for the annual Country Music Festival, then be sure to stop right here in the Dubbo Region for music and more!
Wellington is where music and relaxation creates perfect harmony, with the annual Music In Between Festival in mid January. Delight in a variety of home grown and visiting musicians studding a calendar of Festival Events sure to please music lovers of all ages. Find out more about Music In Between here.
Beatlemania will hit Dubbo on 19 January when Tunes on the Track presents The Beatlez. This awesome foursome are Australia’s most entertaining Beatles tribute band, delivering high energy renditions of the British pop sensation’s biggest hits. Groove along to John, Paul, George and Ringo’s timeless classics in the picturesque surrounds of the City of Dubbo Turf Club.
Why not stay a while and uncover all of the unforgettable experiences that make up the harmony of our multi-faceted Region?
Unwind amongst the melodies of nature in the Wellington Valley. From the stunning views on top of the world at Mount Arthur Reserve to the cool and calm surrounds of the ‘Fern Gully’ in the expansive Burrendong Botanic Garden and Arboretum.
Listen out for raucous rhythms of a different kind as you safari around the world at Taronga Western Plains Zoo. Take a bike, car or cart to see hundreds or rare and endangered animals. Not to be missed is an up close encounter with ‘The King’ of them all at the Lion Pride Lands Exhibit.
Test your baritone amongst the caverns and passageways of the Wellington Caves and Phosphate Mine. The Caves are the coolest place to be all year round and offer an ideal escape from the warmth of Summer deep underground.
Flashback to the tune of days gone by at the 19th Century Old Dubbo Gaol. Watch history come to life with theatrical performances and more while you explore this unbelievable snapshot of Australia’s history.
Slow the tempo a little with a leisurely paddle along the picturesque Macquarie River. You might just spy a family of Platypi!
Dundullimal Homestead offers a rare opportunity to reprise the days of old in Australia’s oldest slab house. Built in the early 1840s the homestead and gardens are the perfect place the wile away a few hours on a stunning Summer’s day.
Enjoy the sounds of serenity at the expansive Lake Burrendong only a short drive from Wellington. With a capacity 3 times that of Sydney Harbour the Lake is the perfect place to un-hitch, unpack and unwind at the most enviable camping spot around.
Visiting friends and relatives in the Region?
Head to our website for inspiration and events perfect for sharing with those nearest and dearest to you this Summer season.