The Camden Haven
Camden Haven Show
The Camden Haven Show holds a special place in the hearts of the people of Kendall and the surrounding districts, having maintained its rural charm and agricultural focus. Events and exhibitions include: horses and cattle, poultry, flowers, fruit and vegetables, baby show, stalls, dog show, showgirls, art exhibition, chainsaw racers, photography, tractor display, Camden Haven Concert Band, rides and amusements and wood chopping.View more details
Eat. Sip. Paint! at Oasis By The River
Join Paint The Town and experience the new activity in Camden Haven - Eat. Sip. Paint! An artist will walk you through a step-by-step painting in a relaxed atmosphere as you enjoy a cocktail and some nibbles. No experience necessary! All paint supplies and canvas included. Oasis By The River has a wonderful selection of food and drinks available for purchase during the event. Get your seat at 11.45am and painting begins at 12pm. You will have a few breaks to use the bathroom, order food, and top those cocktails up of course. Painting ends around 2:30pm. Bookings through the website.
Start Date:07/02/2016 View more details
Ekam Yoga Festival
Enjoy a weekend of yoga, music events, natural health talks, community activities and a Sustainable Health and Living Expo at Ekam Yoga Festival. This is an annual, regional event for yoga enthusiasts young and old, people interested in healthy living and natural health. Learn, be inspired, connect, relax, deepen your experience of yoga.
Start Date:02/09/2017 View more details
Hannam Vale Open Gardens
Hannam Vale Open Garden Day will have a collection of private country gardens open for just six hours from 10am to 4pm on Sunday October 22 for you to visit at your leisure. Nestled in the Stewarts River valley in the heart of The Three Brother region, Hannam Vale offers you a delightful day from cottage gardens to woodland gardens. On the recreation reserve in the heart of Hannam Vale you can collect your program and enjoy our cafe for a coffee, tea and heaps of yummy homemade cakes and slices that will get your blood sugar levels up for a day of nostalgic wanderings. Come back to the reserve and enjoy a satisfying luncheon whether its Barbecue, sandwiches, soups or more. Then browse their market stalls for a great variety of quality plants, preserves, bric a brac and much more. They are situated approximately half way between Port Macquarie and Taree. So visitors making their way to Hannam Vale should exit the Highway at the Hannam Vale road signs and follow the signage for approximately 11 kilometres.
Start Date:22/10/2017 View more details
Kendall National Violin Competition Finals Weekend
If you are a lover of the violin and classical music make sure you are at the Kendall School of Arts in September when you will be spoilt for choice with both the Kendall National Violin Competition Finals on the Saturday and a Celebration Concert on the Sunday. The finals will feature the best young violinists in Australia. On Saturday, the Kendall School of Arts will host the Kendall Violin Competition Final Round. The following day a Celebratory Concert will be held, featuring Live Music Sydney, special guests and the winner of the Kendall National Violin Competition. The Kendall National Violin Competition, now in its second decade, has established itself as a major event for young violinists in Australia. Past finalists and winners of the Competition have forged impressive international careers and the Competition is proud to have helped these talented artists on their way. Four of Australia’s most promising young violinists will compete for a place in the final round of this important national competition. Information, booking details and biographies on the Finalists can be found on the website. Bookings are strongly encouraged.
Start Date:16/09/2017 View more details
Men's NSW Open Golf Championship Regional Qualifying Event
Play at Kew and Wauchope Country Clubs for your chance to earn a spot in the premier golfing event in NSW. The scratch winner gains automatic entry to the 2017 NSW Open Championship at Twin Creeks Golf and Country Club in November 2017. The scratch winner over 50 years of age will earn a spot in the inaugural 2017 NSW Senior Open Championship at Thurgoona Country Club Resort in November 2017.
Start Date:23/09/2017 View more details
Painting By The Beach at The Fat Fish Beachfront Bistro
Join them to Eat, Sip, and Paint! No experience necessary. Arrive at 2:45pm to get your seat, order a drink and get ready to have a good time. Painting begins at 3pm. An artist will walk you through a step-by-step painting so no experience necessary. You get to relax, sip on your favourite cocktail and enjoy some nibbles while you get your paint on. Who knew Sunday could be so fun?! So grab your friends and join them to create your own unique masterpiece. Beginners welcomed! Your 2.5 hour paint class (includes breaks!), a drink on arrival, nibbles, paint supplies, and a canvas to take home is included. Fat Fish has a wide selection of food and drinks available to purchase before and during the event too so come hungry!
Start Date:26/03/2017 View more details
Port Macquarie MTB Festival
Ride Port and challenge yourself! The team at 'Trail Terra' present the inaugural Port MTB Festival - a new series of events for mountainbike competitors, featuring an XCO at the Urban MTB Park on the Saturday, and an XCM event at Bago Vineyard on the Sunday. Competitions over a variety of distances and age groups will be run through both purpose built single track and rough, rocky MTB style fire roads atop the stunning Bago Bluff. Challenging and inspiring. Bring your riding buddies and your family and have a great weekend in the beautiful Port Macquarie Region.
Start Date:16/09/2017 View more details
Held on the third Sunday of every month at Bruce Porter Reserve, on the banks of the beautiful Camden Haven River at Laurieton, the Riverwalk Markets showcase local produce, gourmet foods, arts and craft, plants, and bric-a-brac. Stall holders come from as far as Newcastle and the Hunter Valley, such is the popularity of the markets. Pony rides and a jumping castle are regular features, as well as live music.
Start Date:18/12/2016 View more details
Slice of Haven Festival
The Slice of Haven Food, Wine and Beer Festival has become a leading gourmet lifestyle event on the Mid North Coast social calendar, attracting tens of thousands of people to the Camden Haven region. Each year organisers of the event challenge stallholders to use locally-grown key ingredients, embrace the event’s vibe of indulgence and get creatively quirky to meet the yearly theme. In 2017 Slice of Haven will 'rock your tastebuds' with rebellious flavours. Get out the biker leathers and be ready to rock-out. Entry is by donation which goes towards the Camden Haven SES, Camden Haven Surf Life Saving Club and Million Metres for MND.