Enjoy all that Walcha has to offer at the fabulous two day Walcha Mountain Festival.
PKF WALCHA ROAD RIDE CHALLENGE – 75km
PKF WALCHA ROAD RIDE SchMALLENGE – 56km
START: Walcha Showground FINISH: South Street / McHattan Park / Walcha Farmers Market
Join the PKF Walcha Road Ride Challenge; a 75km cycling circuit through the picturesque surrounding countryside and villages of Kentucky, Wollun and Walcha Road.
OR the short-course of 56km, cutting straight through to Wollun via the recently sealed Bergen Road. This being a Shandied-down version of the Challenge we have aptly named it the PKF Walcha Road Ride ‘Schmallenge’
Registrations are from 7.30am for an 8.00am start at the Walcha Showground.
WALCHA FARMERS MARKET
McHattan Park 8.30am – 12.30pm.
At the Walcha Farmers Market you can wander around the fabulous stalls, grab an espresso coffee, sample the local food and produce or pick up something for the garden.
For more information go to www.walchafarmersmarket.org.au
BILLY CART DERBY
Watch the Road Ride Challengers roll in and cheer them on….then enjoy the thrills and spills from the Billy Cart Derby, or better still, enter and have a run down the hill yourself… if you dare!
Registrations close at 10.30am on the day.
WALCHA QUILT EXHIBITION
Woolshed, Langford House 9.00am – 4.00pm.
You will find a fabulous display of beautifully crafted quilts at the Walcha Quilt Exhibition, open both days in the Villa Wolka Woolshed at ‘Langford Homestead’. Entry is $2, with all proceeds going to the Westpac Rescue Helicopter Service. Morning and afternoon tea are also available for a small fee.
TRASH & TREASURE MARKET
Derby Street 9.00am – 1.00pm.
Organised by the proprietors of the local old wares shop, the Trash and Treasure Market is held at the Fun Clown Shop in Derby Street (opposite the Apsley Arms Hotel).
SATURDAY AFTERNOON SESSION
Commercial Hotel, Meridian Street 2.00pm onwards.
Enjoy some great live music at this popular country pub. Relax and order a meal or a cold beverage and soak up the live entertainment.
There is also plenty to see, do and discover in the beautiful national parks surrounding Walcha. The awe-inspiring Apsley Falls are a must see for anyone visiting Walcha. Only a short 15 minute drive from the town’s centre and very accessible, you will be amazed at the magnitude of the Apsley Gorge and stunning Apsley Falls just off the Oxley Highway.