MEET BRUCE THE BOT on Facebook Messenger as he tries to save the best and the most unique of Aussie language! It's good for a morning tonic!

I'm Friends with the Monster' a recent article on the pleasures of Tannat wines across the world highlights the earthy and hearty Tannat of Tizzana Winery out at Ebenezer. Read the review--this expert thinks Peter Auld's Tannat is competing quite well with vitners in Uriguay. ...smooth, rich and hearty...

TIZZANA WINERY AND COOKS CO-OP ANNOUNCE EXCLUSIVE WINTER DINING SERIES -- a 'Foodie Feast'. Partnering with Tizzana, Executive chef, Martin Boez plans for June and July three different types of foodie experiences celebrating Hawkesbury produce and served with wines from Tizzana and wines across NSW. Dinners will be served in historic Tizzana Cellar Door -- a stunning interior built in c.1887. Fantastic menus and wines -- dine in Hawkebury's most unique sandstone building. for more details and bookings go to 

WISEMAN FERRY GALLERY: 'LOCAL COLOUR' EXHIBITION  at the River Artists Gallery in Wisems Ferry. Located in the centre of Wisemans Village, this gallery exhibits a wide array of art: sculpture and iron art, paintings, textiles and cloth art -- all providing the unique impressions of the natural surroundings of The Hawkesbury River.

HAWKESBURY VISITOR CENTRE, CLARENDON  (02 4560 4620) Staff are a wealth of knowledge. Drop by for all Hawkesbury information. Books, maps, brochures and guides. 9-5pm Monday - Friday; Saturday & Sunday 9 - 4pm


HAWKESBURY REGIONAL GALLERY: ART AND DEMENTIA TOURS ON THIRD THUESDAY OF EACH MONTH AT 11AM. Bookings are essential. These workshops are designed for those living with Dementia and for their carers. Facilitated by gallery staff (specially trained by Alzheimer's Australia) the experience offers an enriching program. Bookings 02 4560 4418.