What's on in Cowra, NSW


The wine and rural township of Cowra is established in the Central West Region of New South Wales, on the banks of the Lachlan River, about 280 km west of Sydney. It a major tourist and financial centre for localized commerce including: fresh vegetables, cattle, sheep and wool, scouring and processing of wool, vineyards, wineries and wine marketing, furniture manufacturing, and diverse tourism options. Cowra is well renowned for its spectacular heritage displays, tourism amenities and natural enticements, which encompass the stunning Japanese Cultural Centre and Garden, bistros, clubs and cafes, wine makers, art galleries, craft stores, fresh food outlets and horse riding. The renowned 'Cowra Breakout' during World War II in 1944, when Japanese prisoners of war endeavoured to escape from a local prison is remembered in various displays and exhibits. This led to the development of Cowra`s strong links with Japan showcased at the yearly Festival of Understanding. The district is gaining a fantastic reputation for its unique wine and fine food. Close by is the village of Canowindra, which is renowned for its hot-air ballooning operators, Heritage building, fabulous wine makers, boutique olive groves and a variety of orchards. The famous Age of Fishes Museum, located in nearby Canowindra, has wonderful exhibits of fish fossils more than 360 million years old. Regular events in Cowra include: # Cowra Wine Show (July) # The Festival of Understanding (March) # Cork and Fork (November) # Cherry Blossom Festival (September). The famous Cowra Winery Region includes more than 35 vineyards in two districts: Canowindra District and Cowra District.

What's to See and Do - Events, Attractions, Activities
Tour local wineries and enjoy tastings at Cellar Door Outlets


Venues, Pubs and Gig List   Jump to Gig Guide

Jack Duggans Irish Pub
Bathurst Memorial Entertainment Centre
Bathurst Observatory Research Facility
Orange Ex-Services Club
Quality Hotel Bathurst
Panthers Bathurst
Hydro Majestic Hotel
Zig Zag Railway Co-Op
The Knickerbocker Hotel
Oxford Hotel
The Family Hotel
Imperial Hotel Mount Victoria
Citigate Mount Panorama Bathurst
Australia Cinema 4
Lithgow Workmen's Club
Jenolan Caves Resort
Ashcroft's Licensed Restaurant
Eagle View Escape
Wolgan Valley Resort and Spa
Lolli Redini Restaurant
Kubba Roonga Guest House
Quality Inn St. Mounts
Gardners Inn Hotel
Comfort Inn Governor Macquarie
The Hill End Lodge Motel
Bathurst R.S.L. Club
Jack Duggans Irish Pub
Bathurst City Panthers Bowling Club
Orange Ex-Services Club
Panthers Bathurst
GT Angus Bar and Grill
Gardners Inn Hotel
The Knickerbocker Hotel
Orange Jazz Club Inc.
Ophir Tavern
Kelly's Rugby Hotel, Orange
Muzz Music, Orange
Gladstone Hotel, Orange
Occidental Hotel, Orange Dining
Central Hotel, Ungarie Dining
The Bushmans Tavern, Parkes
West Wyalong S & C Sports Club
Town & Country Tavern, Ungarie
Club House Hotel, Wellington
Exchange Hotel, Grenfell
Commercial Hotel, Parkes
Top Town Tavern, West Wyalong
Cowra Services Club
Cowra Bowling & Recreation Club
Cowra Golf Club
Cowra Hotel
Cowra Service Club
Imperial Hotel
Lachlan Hotel
Railway Hotel, Cowra
Court House Hotel, Mudgee
Federal Hotel, Mudgee
Lawson Park Hotel, Mudgee
Mudgee Bowling Club
Mudgee Golf Club
Paragon Hotel, Mudgee
Woolpack Hotel, Mudgee
Broadway Hotel, Parkes
Cambridge Hotel, Parkes
Coachman Hotel-Motel, Parkes
Commercial Hotel, Parkes
Grand Hotel Parkes
Parkes Bowling Club
Parkes Hotel
Royal Hotel, Parkes
Star Hotel, Parkes
The Bushmans Tavern, Parkes


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