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Purfleet is located 3 kilometres south of the city of Taree.

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Manning Regional Art Gallery

The Manning Regional Art Gallery provides a range of cultural and artistic experiences to residents and visitors in the Manning Valley.

The gallery is committed to curating more than 12 exhibitions each year and is responsible for providing access to touring exhibitions otherwise unavailable to residents of the Manning and surrounds.

A number of education programs are developed by the gallery each year to involve community participation with the aim of increasing public access to, and understanding of art. The gallery is also available for event hire and is a unique space offering a great ambience.

The gallery is supported by Friends of the Manning Regional Art Gallery, a volunteer group of supporters who provide a link between the gallery and the community. Their activities raise the profile of visual arts in the Manning Valley. For more information on events and exhibitions please visit their web site.

12 Macquarie Street
Taree, NSW, 2430

Located 3.8K from Purfleet

Purfleet: Events

Manning Valley Cruzers Inc

Manning Valley Cruzers Incorporated are hosting a Show 'n Shine, as part of their 13th Annual Mountains to the Sea Rod Run, along the riverbank in Queen Elizabeth Park, Taree.

Come along and view all the Cars/Hot Rods on display.

Event Dates
      27th Aug

River Street
Taree, NSW, 2430

Located 3.3K from Purfleet

Easter Powerboat Spectacular

Every year, the town of Taree on the Manning River plays host to the Easter Powerboat Spectacular. The event attracts both local and international drivers with some of the best racing on offer, right on the banks of the picturesque Manning River. Starting on Good Friday the event runs until Easter Monday, with great viewing along the foreshore of Taree from Fotheringham Park to Endeavour Place.

River Street
Taree, NSW, 2430

Located 3.3K from Purfleet

Taree Night Bazaar

Introduced in 2014 to showcase the work achieved by the Tidy up Taree volunteers and the creation of Taree's first Civic Heart, this great family friendly celebration is now a major yearly event in Taree.

The Taree Night Bazaar has it all - great live entertainment, art displays and artwork available for purchase, over 40 stalls selling an array of goods, many shops open during the event and offer significant discounts and a huge range of food is available for purchase during the event.

The road closure between Manning and Pulteney Street gives this a true Street Festival Vibe, so bring the entire family as this is one event not to be missed!

Event Dates
      26th Nov

Victoria Street
Taree, NSW, 2430

Located 3.6K from Purfleet

Wildside Adventure Race

Wildside Adventure Race will take you to the wilds. Teams of two or four will navigate through spaces rarely visited. They will encounter challenges as they traverse demanding landscapes in all weather conditions, day and night. Teams will have 120 hours to complete the journey navigating from checkpoint to checkpoint by foot, mountain bike and kayak, set against a magnificent backdrop, where they will be part of nature.

This is Expedition racing at its best!

Event Dates
      1st Oct
      2nd Oct
      3rd Oct

Victoria Street
Taree, NSW, 2430

Located 3.6K from Purfleet


Envirofair is a community event that takes place annually in the beautiful river city of Taree, in the Manning Valley and proudly presented by Manning Valley community radio station 2BOB 104.7FM.

The aim of Envirofair is to raise awareness about environmental protection, and the local environment from its natural assets to the people who live and work within it. The event is a fun-filled family day of entertainment featuring: music, dancing and performance artists; fabulous food from 2BOB Radio's famous Global Cafe and local epicureans; innovative market stalls; displays and demonstrations of ecologically-friendly products and ideas for living; and inspirational environmental speakers.

Kids are sorted with a variety of cool activities and workshops for their entertainment, including candle and kite making, circus skills, and face painting, you can even fashion your own instrument from recycled objects with Junk Music, plus heaps more.

The event is sponsored by Greater Taree City Council, Mid Coast Water, JR Richards, MidCoast Waste Services, Sea Acres Rainforest Sanctuary, Greenpatch Organic Seeds, Manning River Times, Taree Hire, Holiday Coast Credit Union and 2BOB Radio volunteers.

In the event of wet weather, Envirofair will be postponed until 25 June.

Event Dates
      11th Jun

Macquarie Street and Albert Street,
Corner of Albert Street
Taree, NSW, 2430

Located 3.8K from Purfleet

Central Districts Rowing Association Championships

Taree District Rowing Club will be hosting the championship this year. Come along and enjoy two days of great racing from the banks of the Manning River.

Event Dates
      25th Feb
      26th Feb

Endevour Place
Taree, NSW, 2430

Located 3.8K from Purfleet

Purfleet: Travel Tips

Manning Valley Visitor Information Centre

The Manning Valley Visitor Information Centre can provide a wealth of information on the facilities and services available in the area, including accommodation and motel bookings, information on local attractions, local tours and transportation, and area dining. Their friendly and well informed staff are always ready to assist you.

The Manning Valley Visitor Information Centre also offers a large range of locally made produce including local honey, chutneys, and pickles. They have an extensive range of gifts and souvenirs.

The centre also stocks a wide variety of free maps and guides. They offer free tea and coffee to the weary tourists and have ample of coach, caravan, RV and car parking. They have disabled access to the centre and disability friendly amenities.

The centre also boasts a large theatre which can be hired for meetings, conferences, theatre events, and art shows.

21 Manning River Drive
Taree North, NSW, 2430

Located 3.7K from Purfleet

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