Events – What’s On in your Area
Discover What’s On in Byron Bay, Port Macquarie, Coffs Coast, Clarence Valley, Macleay Valley and the Great Lakes.
Great Lakes Region
Saturday 22nd September – Paddlensw Myall Classic
The Myall Classic is a major Ultramarathon event held on the Myall River at Tea Gardens. There is a range of distances and starting times that you can take part in, catering to amateurs up to the semi-professional.
Saturday 22nd – Sunday 23rd September – Wallis Lake Oyster & Craft Beer Festival
Hamilton Oysters, Tuncurry will be hosting this festival with 10 local brewers involved and live music all day. Get ready for the oyster eating competition! The weekend should be fun for the whole family.
Port Macquarie Region
Monday 17th September – Sunday 7th October – Archibald Prize Regional Tour
As Australia’s foremost portraiture prize depicting famous Australians, don’t miss the chance to see the 2017 entrants. Great for pop-culture and art enthusiasts. The exhibition will be at the Glasshouse Port Macquarie.
Saturday 29th September – Wildwood Music Festival
Wildwood is a boutique music festival set in the grounds of the Cassegrain Winery. It is a great way to spend the day with a quality music line-up, good food, local wine, beer and cider.
6th to 30th September – Personal Styling Session
Port Central is running an awesome competition giving you the chance to win a personal styling session and $1000 dollars to spend in the centre. Be sure to enter before the competition finishes on the 30th of September.
Macleay Valley Region
Friday 28th September – Meet the Brewer
The Rocks Country Club will be hosting a Meet the Brewer event with Bucket Brewery. Four different beers will be paired with a four course menu. Sam the Brewer will be there to answer any questions about the beers.
Coffs Coast Region
Wednesday 26th September – Circus Rio Coffs Harbour Showgrounds
Be amazed as the incredible performers of Circus Rio take your whole family on a journey around the world, beginning at the famous Carnival of Rio de Janeiro.
Thursday 27th – Sunday 30th September – 2018 Bellingen Fine Music Festival
The ninth year of this fantastic event that blends classical and other fine musics. With a strong and varied line-up across a range of musical styles this year’s festival is shaping up to be a cracker.
Saturday 29th September – Curryfest
Curryfest celebrates the unique Punjabi heritage of Woolgoolga, from the Sikh temple on the hill and all across town. There will be traditional food and music. A perfect event for the whole family.
Clarence Valley Region
Sunday 23rd September – Yamba Gourmet Street Food Truck Festival
This is the second annual Gourmet Food Truck Festival hosted at the Yamba Gold and Country Club. Be sure to try a selection from the 30 food trucks offering cuisines from around the world.
Byron Bay Region
Friday 21st September – Mullum Farmers Market
The Mullum Farmers Market is held at the Mullumbimby Showground every Friday and is an excellent chance to get locally grown produce directly from farmers.
Sunday 23rd September – Ballina Missingham Farmers Market
Held every Sunday these markets are a great place to do your weekly shop, buying direct from the grower.