What's on in the Upper Lachlan | Collector market, and a tour of Gullen Range

End of Winter Market and Car Boot Sale

There is no better way to spend the long weekend than in Collector at their End of Winter Market and Car Boot Sale.

There will be a variety of stalls selling fresh and local produce – meet the local growers and producers whilst enjoying the bustling market atmosphere.

buy fresh: Fancy a long weekend in Collector? There'll be a massive market and car boot sale on Sunday, September 30.

buy fresh: Fancy a long weekend in Collector? There'll be a massive market and car boot sale on Sunday, September 30.

The range of products on offer include honey, jams, preserves, spring plants including rhubarb, home spun woollens and arts and crafts, just to name a few. To tickle you taste buds you can indulge in a Devonshire tea and or a sizzling barbecue, and for your caffeine fix a coffee truck will be onsite.

The Car Boot Sale is a great opportunity to find that old treasure or load up all your unwanted items and make some extra cash.

Be sure to leave plenty of time to explore the quaint village of Collector; Some Café, Collector Fresh, Collector Wines, The Bushranger Hotel and Kiki’s in The Grove will all be open for business.

  • Sunday, September 30, 9am - 1pm for more information Phone 0423 672 153 or follow Made in Collector on Facebook.

...and another one

If one market isn’t enough that Sunday, up the road you’ll find the Gunning Lions Markets also on the go from 8am-2pm, Old Courthouse. For stall bookings and information contact John Milverton on 4845 1271 or 0403 539 482. The Lions catering van will be selling freshly cooked food on the day, raising funds for the local community.

Gullen Range Wind and Solar Farm Tours

Driving into Crookwell you can see the striking sight of the wind turbines on the rolling landscape; have you ever wondered how they work or wish you could get up close?

Gullen Range is offering free tours in the coming months, starting from the Crookwell Hotel Motel.

big interest: Have you ever wanted to see one of these beauties up close? Book a tour at Gullen Range Wind and Solar Farm.

big interest: Have you ever wanted to see one of these beauties up close? Book a tour at Gullen Range Wind and Solar Farm.

From there Gullen Range staff will take you on a tour of the wind and solar farm in a 24-seater bus.

You will be able to see how a wind and solar farm work and learn about renewable energy.

GET ENERGISED: Gain a better understanding of solar energy at one of the Gullen Range tours.

GET ENERGISED: Gain a better understanding of solar energy at one of the Gullen Range tours.

The tour is two and a half hours long and includes complimentary light refreshments.

Guests should arrive at the Crookwell Hotel Motel Bistro by 11.15am. The tour bus departs at 11.30am and returns at 1.30pm. Guests are welcome to enjoy a complimentary coffee or tea before the tour. A light lunch is served when you return.

  • Tuesday, October 2 and Tuesday, November 13 – bookings essential. For more information phone 1800 509 711 or book online at gullenrangewindfarm.com.

Supplied by Upper Lachlan Tourist Association

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