3 festivals to plan your trip around
Tamworth Country Music Festival
(tcmf.com.au) throbs with live music for 10 days in January as pubs spill over with patrons and buskers line the main street. Free concerts light up Bicentennial Park most nights, while the Tamworth Regional Entertainment and Conference Centre features headline acts.
Nundle Go for Gold Festival
(nundle.com.au) attracts thousands of people. This twoday Easter weekend event celebrates the town’s goldmining heritage with traditional Chinesedragon dancing.
Fiesta La Peel
(destinationtamworth.com.au) takes place each October, with Peel Street hosting a multicultural party. The food, music and dance of around 30 nationalities showcases Tamworth’s diversity.