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19-28 January 2018

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Tamworth Miniature Railway
Just down the road from the Tamworth Marsupial Park is the Miniature Railway; train rides operate on the third Sunday of every month for just a couple of bucks – make sure to wear enclosed shoes (no crocs).


Swimming Pools

In warmer months, the region’s six public pools are a cool playground for families, and also hold swimming squads, fitness training and triathlons.


  • Barraba Memorial Swimming Complex & Hydrotherapy Pool | Cnr Queen & Savoy Streets, Barraba | P: 02 6782 1038

  • Kootingal War Memorial Swimming Pool | Denman Street, Kootingal | P: 02 6760 3431

  • Manilla Memorial Swimming Pool | Cnr Arthur & Church Streets, Manilla | P: 02 6785 1436

  • Nundle Swimming Pool | Jenkins Street, Nundle | P: 02 6769 3111

  • South & West Tamworth War Memorial Swimming Pool | Cnr Kent & Belmore Streets, South Tamworth | P: 02 6765 7307

  • Tamworth Olympic Swimming Pool | Cnr Bridge Street & Kable Avenue, Tamworth | P: 02 6766 2808


Tamworth Paintball and Laser Tag

Tamworth Paintball and Laser Tag at Kootingal offers more than a dozen fields. Paintball is for ages 16-plus, and games include Glenrowan – raid Ned Kelly’s home town and rob a bank; black hawk down – a helicopter goes down in an enemy village and you have to save the pilot; and Berlin – fight your way into the city and capture Hitler’s bunker. Laser tag is for ages 4-plus and games include capture the flag and rescuing a comrade caught behind enemy lines. Click here for more information.

Thorny’s Putt Putt
Thorny's Putt Putt at the Longyard Golf Course features two 18-hole courses: the Dragon course for beginners and the Devil course for those who like a challenge. There is a fun, fully fenced children's play area and shaded seating to enjoy a meal or drink. Click here for more information.

Kids Zone
Kids Zone has three different age-appropriate areas and a cafe.

Jump Up Trampoline Zone
Jump Up Trampoline Zone has 870 sq m of bounce, including an area for under-7s, dodgeball and basketball court, plus a foam pit and cafe

LevelUp Family Amusement Centre 
LevelUp Family Amusement Centre offers tenpin bowling and arcade games. Forum 6 Cinemas has regular kids’ and family movies, weekly screenings for parents and under-5s (who get in free), as well as school holiday ticket specials