What's on in Kurri Kurri NSW

The tourist town and rural service centre of Kurri Kurri is located about 15 km from Cessnock and 150 km from Sydney in the Hunter Valley Region of New South Wales. Kurri Kurri has a rich heritage as an historic coal mining town. Coal Mining commenced in 1891 exploiting the South Maitland Coalfields, but the mine was closed in the 1950s. Today, the community of Gloucester is focused on tourism, mixed agriculture, beef cattle and dairy, as well as vineyards and wineries. In the 1970s, an aluminium smelter began operating and this provides employment for the local community. A unique aspect in the town is the famous Mural Project that showcases the local heritage of Kurri Kurri and district and is a tourist attraction. To date, more than 37 murals have been completed and are displayed in Kurri Kurri, and in the surrounding villages of Greta, Abermain, Pelaw, Heddon, Main and Weston. Visitors should get a copy of the booklet entitled `Mural Walking Trail Guide` and take the walk accompanied by local volunteers that have been trained as guides. Some of the many local activities, attractions and events in the district of Kurri Kurri include: # Kurri Farmers Markets # Weston Art Show # Kurri Youth Art Exhibition # Buchanan Gallery # Richmond Main Mining Museum. Cessnock and Newcastle have the major entertainment venues in the area.

What's to See and Do - Attractions, Activities

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.....Cessnock and Pokolbin

Peden's Hotel, Cessnock
Potters Hotel Brewery Resort
The Cessnock Hotel
Wollombi Tavern
Laguna Wine Bar
The Neath Hotel
Mount Pleasant Wines, Pokolbin
Blaxland's Inn, Pokolbin
Kilman Vineyards, Pokolbin
The Goldfish, Hunter Valley, Pokolbin
Drayton Robyn Wines, Pokolbin
Station Hotel, Kurri Kurri
De iuliis wines, Pokolbin
Bluetongue Brewery Cafe, Pokolbin
Tuscany Wine Estate Resort, Pokolbin
Cessnock Ex-Services Club
Cessnock Leagues Club
Hunter Valley Golf & Country Club
Stonebridge Golf Club, Cessnock

.....Regional Venues

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Central Coast Country Music
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Dungeon Jazz Venue Gig Guide
Entertainment at The Kent Hotel
Entertainment Newcastle
Events Newcastle Gig Guide
Fanny's Gig Guide
Wine Country Events
Whirlwind Entertainment Gig Guide
Jewells Tavern Gig Guide
Newcastle and Hunter Jazz Club Events
Prince Of Wales Gig Guide
Queens Wharf Brewery Entertainment Guide
The Entrance - Upcoming Events
Upcoming Events at the Lass O'Gowrie Hotel
Events Newcastle Entertainment Centre
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Upcoming Events in Newcastle
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The Bradford Hotel
East Maitland Bowling Club
Icons Bar and Bistro, Pokolbin
The Rutherford Hotel
The George Tavern, East Maitland
The Criterion Hotel, Singleton
Peden's Hotel, Cessnock
Prince of Wales Tavern, Muswellbrook
Hotel Tudor, Woodberry
Tourist Hotel, Sandy Hollow
Hunter River Hotel, East Maitland
Royal Federal Hotel, Branxton
Royal Hotel, Merriwa
Wollombi Tavern
Kurri Kurri Hotel
Bushrangers Bar & Brasserie, Largs
Greta Tattersalls Hotel
The Valley Brewery, Maitland
Hotel Denman, Abermain
Central Hotel, Singleton
Victoria Hotel, Moonan Flat
Royal Oak Hotel, Cessnock
Caledonian Hotel, Singleton
Denman Hotel

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