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Go for gold this Easter in Nundle

 The Nundle Go For Gold Chinese Easter Festival is on Easter weekend.
The Nundle Go For Gold Chinese Easter Festival is on Easter weekend. Supplied

THE Nundle Go For Gold Chinese Easter Festival will be held on Easter Saturday and Sunday, April 15-16.

Be part of the second largest annual festival in northern inland NSW attracting 16,000 people over two days.

The annual festival honours the significant role of Chinese and European miners and storekeepers in the development of the Nundle and Hanging Rock townships.

The festival includes striking lion and dragon dances twice daily by the Australian Yau Kung Mu Association, traditional Chinese dance by the Multicultural Communities Council of NSW, panning for Nundle gold worth $1000, including four nuggets, live music by Golden Guitar winner Nundle's John Krsulja, Jeff Gibson, Brendan Nawrocki, Rachel Webster and Matt Thomson as Born in October, The Sax Summit and David Wei and Eva Timms, nearly 100 food, produce, craft and bric-a-brac market stalls, antique toy display, magician, Library on the Lawn and Chinese-themed craft (Saturday only), Woolomin Public School P&C animal nursery, jumping castle and face painting.

The 2017 Nundle Go For Gold Chinese Easter Festival Program will be uploaded in coming weeks.

If you would like to know more about this festival, visit http://nundle.com.au/nundle-go-for-gold-festival/

The souvenir, 'A Goldfields Chronicle', is available for sale at Nundle Visitor Information Centre year-round.

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