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Cherry picking at Roth Family Orchard
Cherry season opens this Sunday (Nov 28) at Roth Family Orchard, Eurunderee.
Open for visitors to pick their own cherries most mornings from 7:30am until December 19 (weather dependent).
Mudgee locals can book in for a weekday special by using the code MUDG2850.
Bookings and details at roth.net.au
The Mudgee Cup is the premier race meet in the local race calendar.
Gates to the event will open from 11am on December 3, with the first race of the day to jump at 1.24pm ahead of the sprint at 4.24pm and feature at 5.04pm.
All those attending must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Tickets can be purchased at the gate.
Mudgee Markers' Markets
Come down and celebrate the festive season at the last Markers' Market of the year at Robertson Park this Saturday (December 4).
The golden girls return
After a sellout show earlier this year in February, multi golden guitar winners, Amber Lawrence and Catherine Britt are bringing their Love and Lies Tour back to Mudgee for a special twilight Saturday Night concert at Augustine. On Saturday December 4, join the girls, plus local opening artist Klancie Freebody - for an amazing night of song, stories and laughs.
Christmas Carols are back on
The Mudgee Showground Carols will return on December 11 much to the delight of locals who are yearning for Christmas cheer. Due to COVID-19, the annual event did not take place in 2020, making this year's instalment highly anticipated.
People aged 16 and over who attend the event are required to be fully vaccinated which will be assessed upon entry.
Patrons are encouraged to bring chairs or blankets for seating and water to wash down any food purchased from the multiple vendors, or to soothe throats after singing carols. Santa is expected to arrive around 5pm before carols commence at 7pm. Fireworks will close the show at 9pm. Entry to the event will be via Nicholson Street with gates opening at 4pm.
Mudgee Farm Walks
Mudgee Fine Foods have created a way for people to explore farms all while learning the process of olive oil production, free-range pork, vegetables, vineyards, fig orchards and a working winery.
Two farms are chosen each month for farm walks where participation meet the farmer, ask questions and are shown the stages of production.
- When: Sunday, December 19, 2021, 9:00am - 12:00pm, Sunday, January 16, 2022, 9:00am - 12:00pm
- Where: Various locations
- Costs: $15-$35
- Tickets: click here
Melinda Schneider LOVE SONGS
Melinda Schneider will perform her two hour production, LOVE SONGS featuring some of her hit tunes and all-time favourite songs from fellow artists.
- When: February 5, 2022 from 7.30pm to 9.30pm
- Where: Prince of Wales Opera House, Gulgong
- Cost: $60
- Tickets: 123tix.com.au
People Leadership Series
Business Mudgee and Pearl Daly-Swords of the Centre for Executive Development (CED) will host a People Leadership series.
The two hour workshop will focus on mindset, tools, skillset and business topics.
- Event dates: February 9, March 16, April 6, May 4, May 18 from 12pm to 2pm
- Cost: $250 each course
- Tickets: 123tix.com.au
Tour de OROC 2021
Tour de OROC 2021 is a biennial charity event, raising funds for the Macquarie Home Stay patient accommodation facility.
The cycling event is approximately 1,100km in length and will take place from March 21 to March 26, 2022.
For more information, visit http://tourdeoroc.bike/.
Mudgee Classic 2022
Back for a second year, the Mudgee Classic will return on April 30, 2022.
The event will feature three courses:
- The Maxi Classic (170 kilometres)
- The Challenge Classic (120 kilometres)
- The Social Classic (35 kilometres)
- Saturday, 30 April 2022, 9:00am - 4:00pm
- Sunday, 1 May 2022, 9:00am - 4:00pm
For more information, click here.
Guided kayak tours
Are you looking to get out in nature?
Southern Cross Kayaking offer a two and a half hour tour through Wollemi National Park that gives attendees an up close and personal look at the landscape while learning about the area's cultural history and environmental significance.
With no experience necessary, the activity is available for people aged 12 years and over. Equipment is included as part of the cost.
- When: Twilight Tours - Friday evenings, every weekend from 9am to 11:30am
- Where: Wollemi National Park
- Cost: $70
- Tickets: Click here
- Contact: 0439 936 480
Following an extended closure during the the latest regional lockdown, Mudgee Fine Foods Inc. are thrilled to announce the reopening of their Mudgee Farmers' Market and Makers' Market - and the timing could not have been better! Come down and celebrate the season with local fare in Robertson Park next Saturday. Just don't forget to pack a picnic blanket!
Kicking off with their October Farmers' Market, all dates through until the end of the year will remain as follows:
- Saturday, December 18
- Saturday, December 4
Mudgee Anglican Church
With the state's COVID vaccination levels having reached 80 per cent, worshipping can return at Mudgee Anglican Church.
- St John's Mudgee - 10am
- St John's Mudgee - 9am (Note change of time)
- St Luke's Gulgong - 9am
- St Laurence's Kandos - 9am
- St James' Rylstone - 10.30am
Arvo Church is new modern service held at St John's Anglican Church, Mudgee each Sunday at 3pm.
Bible Talks are uploaded weekly to YouTube and can be searched under "Arvo Church Mudgee". They are also available by podcast by the same search name.
A warm welcome is extended to the community to come and join the service which is accessed by going to the website: cudgegongvalleyanglican.church or by phoning 02 6372 1126.
What you can do fully vaccinated
For those who are fully vaccinated against COVID-19, you are permitted to do the following:
- Have up to 5 visitors in a home where all adults are vaccinated
- Up to 20 people can gather in outdoor settings
- Up to 50 guests can attend weddings, with dancing permitted and eating and drinking only while seated
- Up to 50 guests can attend funerals, with eating and drinking while seated.
- Churches and places of worship to open subject to 1 person per 4sqm rule, with no singing.
- Major recreation outdoor facilities including stadiums, racecourses, theme parks and zoos can reopen with 1 person per 4sqm, capped at 5000 people.
- Up to 500 people can attend ticketed and seated outdoor events.
- Indoor entertainment and information facilities including cinemas, theatres, music halls, museums and galleries can reopen with 1 person per 4sqm or 75% fixed seated capacity.
Hospitality, gyms, retail stores:
- Hospitality venues can reopen subject to 1 person per 4sqm inside and 1 person per 2sqm outside, with standing while drinking permitted outside.
- Retail stores can reopen under the 1 person per 4sqm rule (unvaccinated people will continue to only be able to access critical retail).
- Personal services such as hairdressers and nail salons can open with 1 person per 4sqm, capped at 5 clients per premises.
- Gyms and indoor recreation facilities can open under the 1 person per 4sqm rule and can offer classes for up to 20 people.
- Sporting facilities including swimming pools can reopen.
- Domestic travel, including trips to regional NSW, will be permitted.
- Caravan parks and camping grounds can open.
- Carpooling will be permitted.
- Masks will remain mandatory for all indoor public venues, including public transport, front-of-house hospitality, retail and business premises, on planes and at airports.
- Only hospitality staff will be required to wear a mask when outdoors.
- Children aged under 12 will not need to wear a mask indoors.
This information was published by the NSW Government.
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