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THINGS TO SEE AND DO

EVENTS

Bird Watching at the Macquarie Marshes

Warren Show

Take a fully catered coach tour to the Marshes and experience this unique ecosystem and its abundance of flora and fauna. The tour departs Dubbo and Warren (September/ October – weather permitting) and your guide will share the history of the local Indigenous people, early explorers, the river system and more. 1800 748 379

May/June Held annually at the Warren Showground, the Show is the perfect family fun day, with sheep shearing, dog jumping, art exhibition, fireworks, to sideshow alley and more. You are sure to find something for everyone amongst the array of events and exhibits.

Window on the Wetlands

Warren Polocrosse Carnival

Relax with a coffee and snack from the Kookaburra Kiosk while you enjoy the art gallery and information on the region’s environment, culture and heritage. Explore the Tiger Bay Wetlands beside the centre and immerse yourself in the landscape along the walking trails. 02 6847 3720

July/August Experience the speed of polo, the strategy of netball and the toughness of rugby all wrapped up in the one sport of Polocrosse. The annual Carnival weekend offers an entertaining experience for the whole family.

Nevertire Family Muster September The perfect day out for all ages, featuring horse sports, team penning, dog jumping, market stalls, kids activities and of course the highly competitive lawnmower racing!

Cotton Cup Race Meeting 11 November One of Warren’s feature racing events attracting visitors from near and far to experience country racing! Usually held on the first Sunday after the Melbourne Cup.

Twilight Race Meeting Shopping in Warren Unwind with a stroll down Dubbo Street for some retail therapy in a great range of speciality shops offering gifts, homewares, jewellery and fashion items.

14 December Thousands travel to Warren annually for this much anticipated Friday evening event. Enjoy the magic of country racing and the pre-Christmas excitement during this Friday evening race meeting.

Wine Tasting For an authentic taste of the wine of the Warren region and a delightful stroll through their boutique vineyard, make an appointment to visit Tilley’s Wines on the banks of the Macquarie River. 0419 248 690

Country Pubs Break up your journey with a stop in one of our local hotels for a refreshing drink, delicious meal and some quality country hospitality. Collie Hotel 02 6847 9119 and Nevertire Hotel 02 6847 6234

WARREN VISITOR INFORMATION CENTRE 6 Burton Street, Warren 02 6847 6665 warren.nsw.gov.au

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Dubbo and Wellington Visitor Guide  

Ultimate guide to Dubbo, Wellington and the Great Western Plains in New South Wales for visitors or visiting friends and relatives.

Dubbo and Wellington Visitor Guide  

Ultimate guide to Dubbo, Wellington and the Great Western Plains in New South Wales for visitors or visiting friends and relatives.