Calendar of Events

2020 Events

From camel races and hot-air balloon challenges to canola tours and music festivals, Central NSW – which begins just two hours west of Sydney – has announced its incredible line-up of events for 2020.

Highlights include Cowra Festival (March), F.O.O.D Week and Camel Races in Orange (April), The Canowindra Balloon Challenge (April), Forbes’ Vanfest (May), The Bathurst Heritage Trades Trail (May) and Parkes marks the 51st celebration of man landing on the moon at AstroFest (July). There’re also poetry festivals, canola tours, car races and bush tucker days.

Events are the best time to discover the big heart and legendary characters in the towns and villages of Central NSW. Journey through magnificent landscapes, enjoy authentic food and wine and stay in boutique accommodation.

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