Yass Valley Council

Yass Valley is located  in the Southern Tablelands of NSW. The Yass Valley Council assists in promoting the region to visitors and to attract the tourist dollar to the region with the launch of a new Visit Yass Valley tourism marketing campaign. The tourism experiences on offer in Yass Valley include gourmet food producers, world-class wineries, artisans and makers with products such as The Poachers Way and Southern Harvest. There’s also nature-based activities, heritage with the Gold Trails, festivals and events, tours and trails – all within the quaint towns and villages of Yass Valley.

Yass Valley bursts into life with these spring events

Spring is one of the best times of year to visit Yass Valley, in the southwest slopes of NSW, as the region brims with exciting spring events, with an event perfect for all ages and interests. “Spring in Yass Valley is the time for warmer weather, for the arrival of fresh growth, and for visitors……

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Savour the harvest, discover our heritage in Yass Valley

Autumn is the perfect time to escape to the spectacular wonders of Yass Valley. “Visitors can enjoy the milder weather autumn brings with an escape to our cool climate wine region. Savour the harvest of new regional food offerings and travel in the footsteps of our historic past to explore a new heritage of talented……

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Yass Valley cafes welcome weary travellers with winter warmers

Winter is almost upon us and the large number of high quality cafes in Yass Valley are set to welcome in weary travellers with some delicious winter warmers. Think soups, crusty bread, handmade pies and THE best coffee. “Yass Valley is home to around 15 cafes, and they all offer something a little different. From……

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Canberra District Wine Week to draw the crowds to Yass Valley in April

What’s better than celebrating with wine on a weekend? Celebrating wine for a whole week! And right now, the wineries of the Yass Valley are getting ready to take part in the Canberra District Wine Week – a celebration of harvest time from 31 March to 9 April 2017. “Canberra District Wine Week is the……

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Yass Valley agri-business export potential off back of direct international access to Canberra

Several businesses in Yass Valley are feeling the positive effects of direct international access to Canberra, particularly when it comes to exporting. “Export businesses in Yass Valley are reaping the benefits of direct international flights to the Canberra region. Several major agri-businesses are attracting high end inbound tourism or export,” said Sean Haylan, Economic Development……

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Exciting new event debuts this weekend – the Festival of Flavour

After months of work and planning the inaugural Festival of Flavour will open its gates at The Murrumbateman Recreational Grounds in the Yass Valley this coming weekend. This inaugural event will highlight and showcase the wide variety and diversity of the food, wines, beer and produce that is available within the Yass Valley and Canberra……

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Yass Valley’s spring events bloom and make the town boom

Shake off your winter blues with a hearty dose of springtime celebration in Yass Valley. The coming months are the best time to enjoy a large range of high quality events packed with real country charm. In fact, ‘tis the season for enjoying the best things in life – regional food and wine, colourful characters,……

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Yass Valley welcomes in the new year with two new accommodation properties, a new restaurant and a new art gallery

It’s been an exciting start to 2016 for Yass Valley with four brilliant new tourism attractions open and welcoming visitors. “We are pleased to welcome two brand new accommodation properties to Yass Valley – the historic ‘Coodravale Homestead’, an iconic Australian homestead built on the property which was once the home of A.B ‘Banjo’ Paterson…….

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