17th & 18th April
Showcasing Pittsworth & Surrounds
Pittsworth District Alliance and Gardens of the Downs have organized an open weekend on the 17th and 18th of April 2021.
The main street businesses will open for extended hours and there will be sidewalk vendors throughout featuring only local artisans and producers.
The Art Gallery will be open with the ‘Showcasing Autumn Art’ Exhibition. The Pittsworth Function Centre will host a display of images of the region by the U3A Photography group and a plant stall along with a historical display by the Pittsworth Garden Club.
Schools and sports groups will have displays along with local craft groups.
Entertainment by the local singing groups and local bands will take place on the Courthouse Corner over the weekend. All food and drinks for the weekend will be supplied by the local food outlets.
This event has been organized to showcase what we in Pittsworth have to offer. So, arrange for all of your friends and relatives to come and visit that weekend as it is going to be fantastic!
The stores, sidewalk vendors and entertainment in Yandilla Street will be open 9.00am - 3.00pm Saturday and 10.00am - 2.00pm Sunday.
We will have buses running both days, 9.00am and 2.00pm North and South, to outlying industries and agricultural areas showcasing the history of the surrounding Pittsworth Area with a local guide onboard.
North will take in Lionel Moore Trailers, Gloria Smith's garden and cottage, the Wylie's quail farm and Figtree owned by Ken and Ruth.
South will visit McLean Farms, Peter Hood's sheep farm, the Brookstead Hotel, Yarranlea Solar Farm and the Matthew's stone home.
Cost is $20 per person per trip
The Bus Tours running to rural areas will depart from the Pittsworth Function Centre - tickets need to be pre-booked by contacting:
Belinda McKinlay - 0427 932 033 or
email - firstname.lastname@example.org
The gardens of Pittsworth will be open both days 9.00am - 5.00pm
Cost $20 to visit all
- tickets and maps to the gardens at the Pittsworth Function Centre.
Lions Markets - Sunday 8.00am - 1.30pm
at the Pittsworth Pioneer Village