Virtual Gallery experience
September 1 - December 31
Everybody is talking about Gang Gang Gallery and their NEW Virtual Gallery experience. You can still visit your favorite gallery during the lockdown and enjoy the latest exhibition - SOUL. You can see the artworks, get an idea of their actual size since all works are to scale and then click on the info button to click through and purchase. Watch our video to get an idea of how it works and then click through to the gallery itself at https://gggallery.com.au/virtual-gallery-soul/. To enquire contact email@example.com.
Lithgow Halloween Best Dressed Photo Competition
September 10 - October 30
The Lithgow Halloween Best Dressed Photo Competition returns to Lithgow Halloween Digital 2021 with over $4,500 in prizes to be won. There will be multiple categories and plenty of prizes. Entries opening soon. Entries will close midnight, October 30, judged by an independent panel, with winners announced in the first week of November.
Live music is back
Lithgow Workies Club has live music back on Saturday, October 16 from 4pm with Glen Davis performing.
Music in the gardens
Lithgow Workies Club presents Lez and Nae duo from 4pm in the Tuscan Gardens with great food, beer, wine and cocktails.
The big race day
Lithgow Workies is hosting its annual Melbourne Cup Day event on Tuesday, November 2. Early bird betting will be open from 8am, TAB help desk opens at 9am, Sweeps from 10am, bingo at 11am, Bistro lunch and specials at 11.45am, ESK luncheon at 12pm and then the race that stops the nation at 3pm live and loud on the big screen. There will be dinner specials in the bistro from 5.45pm. There will be plenty of promos and giveaways.
Melbourne Cup Day at the Na
The Tarana Hotel is hosting Cup Day with a two course lunch at $45 per person. There will be sweeps and prizes for best dressed. The event will kick off from 11am. Book now by calling 6337 5841,
Sculptures in the Garden
November 6 - 21
Presented by Rosby Wines and Gallery from 10am-4pm. at Rosby, 122 Strikes Lane, Eurunderee, Mudgee. An annual event that exhibits Australian sculpture including from Lithgow artists in a beautiful rural setting within a private garden and vineyard. Each day will feature over 250 sculptures for sale, children's exhibition and the Rosby Wine Bar. Weekends will include catering by Blue Wren Farm, coffee by Workin' Beans and live music by Matt-Boylan Smith. Mid week catering will be provided by the Mudgee Support Group for Guide Dogs NSW/ACT. The event will be COVID-safe with numbers onsite capped per day but as it is extended over two weeks there will be plenty of time for all to enjoy the exhibition in a safe environment. Proceeds from the event go towards the Mudgee Support Group for Guide Dogs NSW/ACT and a local arts initiative to create a public sculpture walk in Mudgee. Tickets are $5 per person, children are free. Tickets must be pre-purchased before entry by visiting www.sculpturesinthegarden.com.au
Back to exploring
In your own backyard
For those who are double jabbed why not look at what's on offer for a regional staycation? Lockdown has lifted and most tourism spots have opened up. There's plenty on offer with camping at Lake Lyell or Turon Gates. Or if you want to get a little more fancy you could opt for a stay at Emirates One & Only Wolgan Valley who are offering a locals discount. Capertee Bubble Tents are also a fun and different option to get up close with nature, but in a glamping way of course. For the love birds Eagle View Escape is the ultimate romantic getaway and situated near Lake Lyell. Visit their websites and get booking. Don't forget to visit your local cafes and restaurants. There's no better time than now to support your local businesses and local tourism.
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