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Every Saturday 2016
Greyhound Racing

From 7pm
Admission: $6 Adults
Free: Senior Citizens & children under 16 years
Richmond Greyhound Race Club
312 Londonderry Road
Londonderry NSW
Phone: 02 4578 2136
Website: www.richmondgreyhounds.com.au

All August 7 days a week TBA
Helleborous Down Under
Established since 1952 Helleborus Downunder is a Nursery and Garden that has evolved over the years and now contains established gardens of hellebores planted in with roses, weeping cherries, maples and camellias.
13 Mountain Lagoon Road
Bilpin NSW 2758
Phone: 02 4567 1107
Mobile: 0410 571 004
Website: www.helleborusdownunder.com

Parish of Richmond Fete - St Monica's TBA
St Monica's Fete is a Hawkesbury tradition that celebrates the close relationship St Monica's Primary School and the Parish of Richmond have with the Hawkesbury. Come along & take your chances on the chocolate wheel or in the raffle while tasting scones & jam, cakes, slices & other Fete favourites. Of course this can be followed by nachos, hotdogs, corncobs or enjoy a full range from the BBQ. Fossick around the book stall & white elephant for that unexpected treasure, while the kids are enjoying a range of rides or having their faces painted, dancing. Wander through the stalls selling candles, jewellery, embroidery, scarves, clothes, fruit & vegetables and lots more.
Huge Pre-loved book sale

St Monica's Church
Bourke Street
Richmond NSW 2753

Website: www.parishofrichmond.org.au

6th & 7th August 2016 TWO DAY SWAP MEET
Saturday 6am-5pm, Sunday 6am-2pm
Admission: Adults $5 Under 15 years Free
For swap meet details please phone:  0414 449 275
Hawkesbury Showground,

Racecourse Road,
Clarendon NSW
Website:
www.allholdenday.com.au

Horses's Birthday Celebration TBA
The Australiana Pioneer Village

* Horse Carriage Rides * Train rides * Family Entertainment
* Vintage Shops * Food Outlets * Sheep Shearing * Blacksmith
* Picnic Grounds * Demonstrations * Static Displays * Farrier
* Horse Products * Raffles
Come and enjoy the fun...a very special experience awaits you!
Entry:  Adults $5.00,  Children $3.00, Family $15.00
Rose Street, Wilberforce NSW 2756
Phone: (02) 4575 1777
Website:
www.theapv.org.au

6th & 7th August 2016 All Holden Display Day
Original and Customised Cars will be proudly displayed. So enter your HOLDEN - Sedan, Ute, Wagon, Van, 1 Tonner, be it stock or modified it does not matter so enter now and be a part of this great day.
From 6am Sunday, the vehicles will arrive at the Hawkesbury Showground, Clarendon. There will be lots of activities for the whole family throughout the day. Including Swap meet, Trade stands, Children's rides, Food stands, Drinks, & Icecreams.
Admission: Adults $5.00 (GST Incl.)
Under 15 years Free.
ALL HOLDEN DAY Inc. COMMITTEE
Ph: 0414 449 275
Website:
www.allholdenday.com.au
Email: allholdenday@hotmail.com
Hawkesbury Showground
Racecourse Road
Clarendon NSW

4th August 2016 (Thursday) Horse Racing
Jockey Celebration Day and Members Luncheon Race Day
Hawkesbury Race Club
Racecourse Road
Clarendon NSW 2756

Website: www.hawkesburyraceclub.com.au

13th August 2016 (Saturday) 9am to 3pm
Stamp, Coin & Collectables Fair
There will be an interesting variety of Stamps, coins, covers, Postcards and Accessories.
Also a good range of Collectables, Ephemera, Motor Vehicle Paraphernalia, Antique Furniture, Retro Waves, China, Glass, Vintage Tins and more...
Refreshments: There will be food and drinks available.
Entry:
Free
Parking:
Free off street parking is available.
Contacts: Ann: 02 4576 5031 or Phillip: 0407 104 733
Email: info@eastkurrajonghall.com
Website: www.eastkurrajonghall.com

East Kurrajong School of Arts
1090 East Kurrajong Road
East Kurrajong NSW 2758

16th August 2016 (Tuesday) 11am to 2.30pm
The Burning Log Comedy Theatre Restaurant
Lunch & Show
Elvis Returns

*  2 Course lunch
*  Live entertainment
*  Bottomless Tea and Coffee
Come and join in all the fun at our Lunch time shows.
For all ages.
Book with our head office on 1300 THE LOG - 1300 843 564
Mobile: 0414 339 558
Email: bookings@theburninglog.com.au
Website: www.theburninglog.com.au
Venue: Windsor Function Centre
Cnr. Dight & Macquarie Sts
Windsor NSW 2756

Friday to Monday 10am to 4pm (including public holidays)
Camellia - Spring Season  TBA
Wildwood Garden

(Camellia Season 7th Aug to 28th Sept.)
Discover the beauty of Wildwood garden at Bilpin.
Wildwood is a two-hectare garden neslted among 10ha of towering natives. It is set on a gentle slope with broad, crushed granite paths that meander beside a waterfall and ponds, then wind beneath the trees and across sweeping lawns to a tranquil lake. Seats are scattered throughout to encourage visitors to relax  and enjoy the atmosphere.
Wildwood has a tearoom, gift shop, nursery, toilets, disabled parking and picnic grounds besides the lake.
Garden Admission:
Adults: $8, Concession: $6, Children under 16 years Free
Group bookings 20 or more any day during the season.
29 Powells Road
Bilpin NSW 2758
Phone: 0417 042 460 or 02 4567 2194 after hours
Website: www.wildwoodgarden.com.au

Wilberforce Winter Market TBA
Popular annual fund-raising market run by the local Country Women's Association.  Home-made baked goods, flowers, craft, activities for the kids plus lots more..
Admission & parking free.
Enquires phone Suzy on 02 4576 3450 (evenings/weekends)
Wilberforce School of Arts Hall
Wilberforce Road
Wilberforce NSW 2765

38th Annual Ebenezer Art Show TBA
Join us to see the wonderful local art and craft, catch up with old friends and enjoy the gourmet finger food and wine.
Cost: $25 per person...Tickets at the door.
Sorry no children


15th August 2015 (Saturday) 10.00am to 3.00pm
Ebenezer Art and Craft Fair

Local artists, painting, pottery, art & craft stalls, plants & preserves, displays, entertainment, white elephant stall, chocolate wheel, guess the pig weight, show and street cars, local fire brigade, auction at 12.00pm, lucky dip, jumping castle, face painting, petting zoo, great food, nachos, BBQ, cake & coffee, slushies.
Ebenezer Public School

531 Sackville Road
Ebenezer NSW 2756
Website: www.ebenezerartshow.com.au

Camellia Show TBA
Displays of cut camellia flowers from the garden
All our camellias are named and will inspire you to grow camellias in your garden. We have more than 600 varieties in the garden and potted camellias for sale in our nursery.
Entry to the camellia show is by gold coin donation only.
Phone: 02 4567 2194
Mobile: 0417 042 460
Wildwood Garden
29 Powells Raod
Bilpin NSW 2758

Website: www.wildwoodgarden.com.au

18th August 2016 (Thursday) Horse Racing
ILG Hawkesbury Rowley Mile Race Day
Hawkesbury Race Club - Race Day

Racecourse Rd
Clarendon NSW

Website:
www.hawkesburyraceclub.com.au

Daffodil Festival TBA
Support the Cancer Council during the Daffodil Festival at the Blue Mountains Botanic Garden, Mount Tomah. With optimum growing conditions, the garden will be transformed by a sea of golden hues as additional plantings of daffodils erupt in bloom. Enjoy a picnic, take some photos or simply enjoy the mass plantings. Cancer Council merchandise available for sale.
Cost: Free event
The Blue Mountains Botanic Garden,
Bells Line of Road
Mount Tomah NSW 2758
Enquiries: Phone: 02 4567 3000
Website: www.mounttomahbotanicgarden.com.au

Camellia Show TBA
Displays of cut camellia flowers from the garden
All our camellias are named and will inspire you to grow camellias in your garden. We have more than 600 varieties in the garden and potted camellias for sale in our nursery.
Entry to the camellia show is by gold coin donation only.
Phone: 02 4567 2194
Mobile: 0417 042 460
Wildwood Garden
29 Powells Raod
Bilpin NSW 2758

Website: www.wildwoodgarden.com.au

Hawkesbury Artists & Artisans Trail inc. TBA
Annual Open Studio Weekend
See artists and artisans at work and be able to purchase fine art and creations direct from their studios.
Website: www.haat.com.au

Maroota Muster TBA
An annual school fete for Maroota Public School.
The day will include rides for the kids, showbags, shearing and wood chop displays, dance display, school stalls including fruit & veg, huge plant stall, coffee & cakes, hot food, books & toys along with a multitude of stall holders.
Contact 0417 700 235
Maroota Public School
4540 Old Northern Road
Maroota NSW

Daffodil Discovery Walk - Horticulturist guided walk TBA
Join our Horticulturist on a guided walk, discovering the delightful winter/spring bulbs on display at the Blue Mountains Botanic Garden, Mount Tomah.
Cost: $10 per person ($9.00 Foundation and Friends Members) 
Meet at Visitor Centre
The Blue Mountains Botanic Garden
Bells Line of Road
Mount Tomah NSW 2758
Bookings: Essential - Phone 4567 3019
Website: www.mounttomahbotanicgarden.com.au

27th & 28th August 2016 (Saturday & Sunday)
Off Road Racing at Colo Park
Fourth Round SORRA Club Championship

Driver Training & Khanacross Club Round
All the action close up...
Entry is Free, Camping, Hot Showers, Canteen and Great Racing.
Just Gotta be There! Check it Out!
5308 Putty Road
Colo Heights NSW 2756
61klms from Windsor Bridge on right hand side.
20klms from Colo Heights Service Station

All Things Daffodil - Growing Bulbs Successfully TBA
Join horticulturist Mat Murray to learn the secrets to bulb growing success. Learn general cultivation and care tips for growing both spring and summer flowering bulbs with a hands on propagation workshop.
Cost: $20 per person ($18 Foundation and Friends Members)
The Waratah Education Centre,
The Blue Mountains Botanic Garden,
Mount Tomah. NSW 2758

Bookings essential
Phone: 02 4567 3019

Website: www.bluemountainsbotanicgarden.com.au


Hawkesbury Artists & Artisans Trail inc. TBA
Annual Open Studio Weekend
See artists and artisans at work and be able to purchase fine art and creations direct from their studios.
Website: www.haat.com.au

Hawkesbury Woodcraft Co-Operative Ltd TBA
Incorporating Hawkesbury Woodturners
Open Day
See demonstrations of box making. cabinet making, woodturning, marquetry, model/toy making Pyrography, scroll saw, furniture restoration and wood carving.
15 Woodlands Road
Wilberforce NSW
Website: www.oz-wood.com/HawkesburyWoodcraft

Ski Racing NSW presents: TBA
Hawkesbury 120 Ski Race
Can you last the distance?
Governor Phillip Park
McGraths Hill NSW 2756
Website: www.skiracingnsw.com.au/H120


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