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Participants are asked to bring along their favourite book as an icebreaker for the conversations.
Tamworth Regional Council Manager Cultural Services, Kay Delahunt, said Library Lovers' Literary Speed Dating was a popular event when it was held for the first time at Tamworth Library last year.
In addition there are several kilometres of cycle ways along the Peel River.
During the Country Music Festival, a bus shuttle service operates to the major venues and accommodation. Usually over 700 musicians (including buskers) come to the Tamworth Country Music Festival to perform at more than 60 venues.
Step back in time at the Power Station Museum which recognises Tamworth's status as the first town in Australia to turn on electric street lighting in 1888.
See displays about the history of electricity and electrical appliances that past generations used for washing, cleaning, heating, cooking, ironing and entertainment.
Wander through the kitchen, fully equipped in late 1800’s style, and imagine what it was like to cook before electricity and gas.
For the motorbike enthusiasts, the Powerhouse Motorcycle Museum is a must see.
The Big Golden Guitar Tourist Centre, with its giant statue of a golden guitar, a replica of the famous golden guitar used for Australia's Annual Country Music Awards, is hard to miss.Browse through hundreds of Australian and overseas country music CDs and DVDs, souvenirs and gift items.While there, make sure you visit the Gallery of Stars Wax Museum, which in the style of Madam Tussauds, has beautifully carved life-like figures of many of Australia’s famous country music stars such as Smoky Dawson, Jean Stafford and Slim Dusty.The Tamworth region is one of the most progressive and stimulating places in inland Australia, combining country living with city style, history, sport and culture.Best known for its famous country music festival held every January, the vibrant regional city of Tamworth is also home to several quality museums and galleries as well as many buildings dating back to the 18th century.