What's on in Tenterfield, NSW

Tenterfield is a fascinating and historic rural town and tourist centre located at the northern end of the New England Highway just about 21 km from the Queensland border and its twin township of Stanthorpe. Tenterfield is located about 725 km north-east of Sydney and 275 km south of Brisbane in the New England and North West Region of New South Wales. Tenterfield is renowned as the `The Birthplace of the Nation` as in 1889 Henry Parkes gave his historic Federation speech in the Tenterfield School of Arts. This speech marked the start of the process that saw all the Australian States join to become a Federation on the 1st of January 1901. Tenterfield is now a thriving service centre for the rural communities in the district that focus on sheep, orchards, wineries, cattle, mining and tourism. Tenterfield is a charming town that features many heritage buildings steeped in history that are worth exploring. Tenterfield is enclosed by National Parks and vineyards stretching north into the famous Queensland winery area around Stanthorpe. Some of the major events, attractions, and activities in Tenterfield include: # Strolling along the Heritage Walk to explore more than 100 preserved historic buildings # Wining and dining at one of the many fabulous vineyards in the area and enjoying wine tours for tasting the local wines# Join in with the Oracles of the Bush festival of Australian Bush culture in music, verse, song and theatre # Climbing Bald Rock, which is the biggest single granite rock in Australia # Visit the Tenterfield Saddlery, mentioned in the famous song by Peter Allen # Visiting the heritage listed Henry Parkes Memorial School of the Arts # See the spectacular Boonoo Boonoo Falls # Visit the Railway Museum and the Centenary Cottage Museum.

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The Alandale Hotel, New England
Tamworth Country Music Festival
Imperial Hotel
The Pub, Tamworth
Fitzroy Tavern
The Good Companions
The Locomotive Hotel
Joe Maquires Pub Tamworth
Longyard Hotel

Tamworth Jockey Club
South Tamworth Bowling Club
Tamworth Services Club
West Tamworth Leagues Club
Capitol Theatre
Tamworth Regional Entertainment Centre
The Armidale Club
Armidale Ex-Services Memorial Club
Amaroo Tavern, Moree
Wicklow Hotel, Armidale
City Tavern, Tamworth
Commercial Tavern, Warialda
The Pub, Tamworth
Cathy's Tavern, Somerton
Fitzroy Tavern, Tamworth
Inverell Tavern
Railway Hotel-Tavern, Armidale
New England Hotel, Armidale
Royal Hotel, Armidale
St. Kilda Hotel, Armidale
Tattersalls Hotel, Armidale
Whitebull Hotel, Armidale
Wicklow Hotel, Armidale
Railway Tavern, Glen Innes
Locomotive Hotel, Tamworth
Tui's Disco, Inverell
Joe Maguires Pub, Tamworth
Top Pub, Uralla
West Tamworth Leagues Club
The Longyard Hotel, Tamworth
Stetsons Steakhouse, Tamworth
Dominoes, Tamworth
Brumby's Tavern, Tamworth
Tamworth RSL Club
Tamworth Services Club
Club House Hotel, Gunnedah
Court House Hotel, Gunnedah
Gunnedah Bowling Club, Gunnedah
Gunnedah Golf Club, Gunnedah
Gunnedah Rugby Club, Gunnedah
Gunnedah Services,Bowling Club, Gunnedah
Imperial Hotel, Gunnedah
Park View Hotel, Gunnedah
Railway Hotel, Gunnedah
Regal Hotel, Gunnedah
Railway Tavern, Glen Innes
Great Central Hotel, Glen Innes
Imperial Hotel, Glen Innes
Australian Hotel, Inverell
Empire, Inverell
Highland Tavern, Inverell
Imperial Hotel, Inverell
Oxford Hotel, Inverell
Tattersall Hotel, Inverell
Imperial Hotel, Moree
Max Hotel Moree
Royal Hotel Motel, Moree
Victoria Hotel, Moree
Caledonian Hotel, Narrabri
Namoi Hotel Motel, Narrabri
Tattersalls Hotel, Narrabri
Tourist Hotel, Narrabri
Imperial Hotel, Wee Waa
Royal Hotel, Wee Waa

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