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Discover the hidden gems of The Sapphire City.

Inverell is nestled in a picturesque valley beside the Macintyre River of NSW. This New England North West region is renowned for its proud pioneering history, its beautiful restored buildings, and the production of many fine gemstones from which Inverell has earned the epithet of ‘Sapphire City’.

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Upcoming Events

We have many exciting upcoming events to look forward to!

Delvyn Bridge Club

Delvyn Bridge Club

Free lessons commence on Sunday 28th May 2023
Town & Country Club (next to the Ambulance Station)
2pm -4pm
For more information, please phone 0418 239 531

Wanting to play Bridge?
Regular Bridge Days are Wednesdays & Saturdays from 1pm.


2024 Swap Meet - National Transport Museum

National Transport Museum

Gates will open 2pm Saturday 9th March for set up only! No selling!

Gates will be locked at 6pm – Security Patrols will take over.

Gates will re-open 6am Sunday 10th March.


Outdoor sites – $10.00
Undercover $20.00 (must be pre booked)

All goods Welcome. Buy, Sell or Swap.

Plenty of sites. Parking available opposite site.

Sapphire City Markets

Campbell Park

Inverell Sapphire City Markets.
The perfect opportunity to grab some beautiful handmade pieces, a little something for yourself and maybe breakfast too.

Held on the 1st and 3rd Sunday of each month in Campbell Park by the Macintyre River.

Be delighted by the locally handmade goods and market stalls which include Gem stones, jewellery, antiques, clothing, homemade cakes and jams, freshly cooked food, tea and coffee, fruit and vegetables, tools,

On the Road 65Plus Workshop

Inverell RSM Club

Transport for NSW Workshop

Monday 18th March 2024
Inverell RSM Kurrajong Room
10:00am – 1:00pm

Transport for NSW is holding a road safety workshop to help people aged 65 or over, make safer choices when driving, walking, using a mobility scooter or catching public transport.

To register, please use the link below or phone 02 6722 5853.

Morning Tea and lunch provided.

Family and Local History Resources

Inverell Shire Library

Inverell District Family History Group Seminar “Family and Local History Resources”

Tuesday, 26th March 2024
9:00am – 3:30pm 
Inverell Library Meeting Room

Speakers for the seminar include;

  • Sonya Lange: Resources in the Inverell Library and how to access them. For example, using the catalogue and inter library loans.
  • Kathy McLeod: Using the National & State archives to find family &

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