Upper Hunter Shire has three accredited Visitor Information Centres (VICs) that are open 363 days per year. Each takes pride in providing up to date accommodation, attraction and area information. The Shire has four major events annually:
The Shire’s diverse landscape, scenery and events make it the perfect place to visit for all the family.
We can help make your stay memorable so contact our helpful staff at one
of the Centres below or visit our tourism website upperhuntercountry.com
Other tourism and business information for the Upper Hunter Shire can be found here.
Scone VIC: Monday to Friday 9.00am to 5.00pm, Saturday to Sunday and Public Holidays 10.00am to 4.00pm
Merriwa VIC: Monday to Friday 9.00am to 5.00pm, Saturday to Sunday and Public Holidays 10.00am to 3.30pm
Murrurundi VIC: Monday to Friday 9.00am to 4.00pm, Saturday to Sunday and Public Holidays 10.00am to 3.00pm
Open seven days and located just off the CBD in Vennacher Street.
Open seven days and located on the New England Highway.
Upper Hunter Shire Council is a local government authority and provides an extensive array of services including health and building; town planning; aged care; sporting and recreational facilities; roads; libraries; garbage collection; airport facilities; saleyards; public venues; water; children, youth and families and tourist information.