The Upper Hunter Shire is a local government area in the Upper Hunter Region of New South Wales, Australia. The Shire was formed in May 2004 from the Scone Shire and parts of Murrurundi and Merriwa shires.

Upper Hunter Homeless Support


Upper Hunter Homeless Support is a Not-For-Profit Organisation that provides support to people who are homeless or at risk of homelessness.

They provide support to people experiencing homelessness or at risk of becoming homeless including:

  • short and medium term housing
  • assistance to find long term housing
  • support and advocacy to maintain current tenancy
  • education and information
  • referrals and personal/living skills
  • household management

Aberdeen Highland Games 2018

Held each year on the first Saturday in July, at Aberdeen in the Upper Hunter Valley of New South Wales, Australia, the Aberdeen Highland Games have become become a recognised event on the National calendar, drawing hundreds of people to the township every year to enjoy the festivities.

Submitted by admin on Wed, 30/05/2018 - 12:08

Denman Farmers Market

The Denman Farmers Market is a genuine producers market in the heart of the Hunter Valley, held on the first Saturday of the month.

1st Saturday of each month except January and May. 8am to 12pm Lions Park, Ogilvie St Denman

Located a short drive from Muswellbrook, Denman offers the best in local produce including wine, cheese, fruit and vegetables, preserves, cakes, plants and seedlings.

Paddock to plate, meet the producers with tastings available for most products. The market is held on the first Saturday of each month.

Submitted by admin on Wed, 30/05/2018 - 12:03