Have Your Say: Scone Cup Public Holiday

September 7, 2023

The Scone Cup is an annual horse racing event held at Scone Race Club in May each year.

The The Scone Cup Public Holiday is currently a part day holiday recognised by numerous regions including Aberdeen, Blandford, Bunnan, Ellerston, Gundy, Moonan Brook, Moonan Flat, Murrurundi, Parkville, Scone, Rouchel, Timor and Wingen, as reported by nswpublicholidays.com.au

Upper Hunter Shire Council invites residents, businesses, and stakeholders to participate in a public consultation regarding the Scone Cup half-day public holiday. This annual event is a significant occasion in our community, and we want to ensure that it continues to be a positive and valuable experience for everyone involved.

We’re interested in understanding the impact of this half-day public holiday on various aspects of our community, including:

  • Community Well-being and Participation
  • Business Activity
  • Employment Opportunities
  • Tourism and Recreation
  • Economic Growth and Stability

Your feedback will provide critical insights that help shape our approach to this event and ensure it aligns with the needs and expectations of the Upper Hunter Shire community. How to Participate Participating in this consultation is easy and only takes a few minutes. Simply complete our online survey by clicking on the link below:

Online form

Deadline for Submissions:

Submissions must be made by Tuesday, 3 October, 2023 at 4pm. Your voice is vital in this process, so don’t miss this opportunity to contribute!

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