Experiencethe highs


The Armidale region boasts spectacular waterfalls, gorges, world-heritage national parks, cool-climate vineyards and a fascinating and diverse cultural heritage.

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There's plenty happening all year round in Armidale.

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The thrill ofhigh country

At around 1000 metres above sea level, Armidale offers visitors a truly evocative and unique experience.

The city of Armidale and the town and villages of Guyra, Wollomombi and Ebor share a rich history and stunning natural environment. Where else can you experience World Heritage wilderness in the morning and indulge in the sophistication of world-class galleries and vineyards in the afternoon?

This is all part of the experience in the Armidale region – there are hundreds of thousands of hectares of national parks and state forests to explore.

What’s on inArmidale?

Pride in the Park

Feb 23 2024

Be Bright, Be Bold, Be You! Together with Armidale Regional Council we are thrilled to invite you to the FIRST Pride in the Park! Get ready for an afternoon filled with: live entertainment; community service stalls; delicious food and drinks; jumping castles; and the show-stopping Paws Up dog jumping show by Backtrack! Let’s celebrate love, diversity, and community together. Spread the word, bring your friends and family, and let us…

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Sir Archer @ Big Dog

Feb 23 2024

Sir Archer Hit ‘n’ Run Tour – Get ready to embark on a musical journey like no other. With a musical style that echoes the best of your Dad’s CD collection, coupled with strong musicianship and the infectious energy of an under 10’s soccer team, Sir Archer’s live show is an experience not to be missed.

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Sunday Markets in the Mall

Feb 25 2024

Listen to live music, source fresh products from local producers and browse a variety of market stalls. Located in the Beardy Street Mall, Armidale.

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Market Sunday Concert

Feb 25 2024

Tea and sausages available from 11.30am. Baroque Curios The music this Market Sunday Concert will include a selection of transcriptions and translations featuring Sarah Lawrence (narration); Alana Blackburn (recorders), Steve Thorneycroft (guitars). Works by van Eyck, Baron, Weiss and Bach, arranged and transcribed by Steve. Narration woven throughout using original words and creative translation by Sarah of Seneca the Elder’s preface to the Controversiae, and an excerpt from Mahmoud Darwish’s poem…

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10 Things to do for over 40s

Guided Heritage Tour. A leisurely 2½-hour city bus tour with a lively and personal commentary from tour guides. The bus departs 10.00am Monday to Saturday (excluding Public Holidays) from the Visitor Information Centre Natural Wonders, Waterfalls and Gorges. Explore the Oxley Wild Rivers, Cathedral Rock and New England National Parks…

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Plan yourstay

Situated within a day’s drive or short flight from Sydney and Brisbane, getting to Armidale is easier than you may think.

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