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Boorowa Irish Woolfest

Boorowa, NSW


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Everyone’s heard of the Running of the Bulls in Pamplona but much closer to home, in Boorowa, New South Wales you can enjoy the spectacle of the “Running of the Sheep” from 12noon on Sunday 30 September down Marsden Street.

The festival attracts over 15,000 visitors, well known for its outstanding and professional performers including The Australian Youth Choir, John MacNally, Cat and Fiddle, The Tullys, Saoirse and The Irish Drovers.

Packed with activities and entertainment for all ages, it's not limited to the day itself - there are events all weekend including shearing demonstrations, street parade filled with magical meandering of floats, boutique markets, St John's Art Show and much more.

The closest train station is Harden Station located on the Sydney to Melbourne (Southern Cross) line with direct services operating daily. There are a number of bus and taxi services operating within the Harden region.

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