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Fivebough: Where To Go / Sightseeing

Fivebough Wetlands


Fivebough Swamp is two kilometres north-east of Leeton, New South Wales. The wetlands contain a habitat of exceptional quality for water birds, particularly waders. Around 174 different species of bird have been observed at Fivebough to date.

Call into Leeton Visitors Information Centre prior to visiting to obtain maps and local bird information.

*** Please note that Fivebough Wetlands has now reopened to the public however works to the area are ongoing. Please contact the Leeton Visitor Information Centre on the phone number provided for more information. ***




Petersham Road entrance and carpark
Leeton, NSW, 2705

Located 2.4K from Fivebough

Roxy Theatre Leeton


The Roxy in Leeton is an art deco building and was opened in 1930 as a cinema and a stage was added in 1933. The Roxy film screen is one of the largest roll-up mechanised screens in Australia measuring approximately 16 metres wide by 8 metres high.

The Roxy is one of a small number of two level cinemas in New South Wales, and has been classified by the National Trust. In its present role, is a multi-function centre combining concert, live theatre, films and community events with a capacity in excess of 800 seats. Films are screened on Friday and Saturday nights, with matinees during school holidays.

Tours of the Art Deco Theatre are available on request.




114-118 Pine Avenue
Leeton, NSW, 2705

Located 4.7K from Fivebough

Tastes of Leeton


Tastes of Leeton presentation is held 11.30am daily at the Leeton Visitors Information Centre. Visitors will learn about some of the local industries here in Leeton such as citrus, walnuts, and rice. You will get to taste some of the products and also take away a few samples. The presentation takes about 20 minutes and would be of interest to families, travellers, and students. Group bookings are more than welcome.




10 Yanco Avenue
Leeton, NSW, 2705

Located 4.9K from Fivebough

Fivebough: Events

Leeton Sunrice Festival


The Leeton Sunrice Festival is held biennially at Easter during the rice harvest. The
festival celebrates the importance of the rice industry to the community.

The five day event provides entertainment and family activities. Events include Leeton's Longest Lunch, the street parade, Festival on Mountford, Balloon Glow, skate championships, busking and street performers.


Event Dates
2017
      31st Mar


23-25 Chelmsford Place
Leeton, NSW, 2705

Located 4.5K from Fivebough

Leeton Eisteddfod


Leeton Eisteddfod is recognised as one of the most outstanding cultural events in western New South Wales. This event is a showcase of talent in music, ballet, speech and drama, literary, highland and line dancing. Programs are available from Leeton Trophy and Gift Centre, as well as the town's two newsagencies. A wonderful event for the family!


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114 Pine Avenue
Leeton, NSW, 2705

Located 4.7K from Fivebough

Leeton Town Band Outback Band Spectacular


*** Latest event details are yet to be confirmed ***
For two days Leeton is host to concerts and performances from some of the best concert and brass bands in the country. The host town of Leeton has great shopping, coffee shops, award winning wineries, award winning pies, an excellent golf course, dining, art deco heritage buildings, churches, museum, art gallery, affordable accommodation.... and lots more.

Previous years bands have included: Canberra City Concert Band, Liverpool Brass Band, City of Wollongong Brass Band, Australian Army Band Kapooka, Riverina Concert Band, Griffith City Band, Junee Town Band, Tumut Town Band, Hillston Band, YAHS Drum Corps and West Wyalong Town Band.

Saturday night's concert is a mass band of over 180 players. Tickets are available from the Leeton Visitors Information Centre.

On Sunday enjoy Brass in the Park with marching bands, brass and concert music, Rotary markets and art exhibition with artists painting. Also barbecues, coffee and Retrofit Repairs instrument repairs.


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2014
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      6th Nov
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2016
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Pine Avenue
Leeton, NSW, 2705

Located 4.8K from Fivebough

Light Up Leeton


*** Latest event details are yet to be confirmed ***
Light Up Leeton is a Christmas carnival and community concert which sees local homes and businesses join together to celebrate the festive season. Following the festivities in the park, locals and visitors alike are invited to take a drive to see 200 or more homes lit up in celebration of the season.

This year is Light Up Leeton's 20th Anniversary. Join the fun at Mountford Park to celebrate!


Event Dates
2015
      6th Dec
2016
      6th Dec


Mountford Park
Leeton, NSW, 2705

Located 4.9K from Fivebough

Leeton Farmers Market


The Leeton Farmers Market is an authentic farmers market designed by Leeton Shire Council in conjunction with the Rotary Club of Leeton, held on the first Saturday of the month. With a focus on paddock to plate production, the Leeton Farmers Market is all about providing the opportunity for customers to purchase fresh high-quality produce directly from the growers and producers.

Leeton, in the heart of Australia's food bowl is at the centre of the most productive region in the country. It is estimated that each Murrumbidgee Irrigation farmer feeds approximately 600 people annually. You name it they grow it! From rice, fruit, vegetables and wine, to meat, nuts, horticultural and organic produce, Leeton has seriously earned its reputation as a food destination.



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Racecourse Road
Leeton, NSW, 2705

Located 5.5K from Fivebough

Leeton Show


*** Latest event details are yet to be confirmed ***
This year marks 100 years of the Leeton Agricultural Show. It will be held over three days and showcases the Shire in a display of agriculture, entertainment and local achievements. Sunday will be mainly horse events.

Pavilions at the Leeton Showgrounds will be filled with displays such as arts, crafts and flower exhibitions, school displays and cooking exhibits. Carriage driving, mini trots, and team yarding along with Stockman's Challenge make for great fun for both children and adults alike.

Entertainment will be provided by the Showman's Guild with plenty of rides for all ages. Fireworks, Showgirl presentation along with the official opening takes place on the Friday night of the event. For more information, please visit the official website.


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2015
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Leeton Showground,
Racecourse Road
Leeton, NSW, 2705

Located 5.5K from Fivebough

Fivebough: Travel Tips

Leeton Visitor Information Centre


The Leeton Visitors Information Centre building was erected around 1913 to house the Chief Engineer of the Water Conservation and Irrigation Commission. As well as providing information on local attractions, it is also an art gallery and point of sale for locally made products.

View the Men's Shed handmade items or locally made jams, relishes and chocolates. Enjoy the Tastes of Leeton demonstration (11.30am daily) or simply relax in the gardens.






10 Yanco Avenue
Leeton, NSW, 2705

Located 4.9K from Fivebough

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