Have you ever wondered what your day could look like if you lived in one of the Evocities? Over the coming weeks we are going to share a series of posts on how to spend the perfect day in each of the Evocities –inspiring the new lifestyle that awaits you.
Despite many long held misconceptions amongst capital city residents, regional cities are thriving and exciting places to live! We can’t wait to showcase all that our beautiful cities have to offer, so stay tuned each week to learn about the unique offering in each Evocity.
This week we are exploring Tamworth.
Offering so much more than just country music, Tamworth is a beautiful city that boasts scenic surrounds and a cosmopolitan lifestyle. Home to over 60,000 residents, Tamworth is a growing regional hub that offers everything you’d expect in a capital city and more.
If you enjoy starting your day with some form of physical activity, you’re spoilt for choice in Tamworth. A walk up to the Tamworth Look Out is a popular choice for locals who enjoy the challenge and ultimate reward of reaching the scenic peak. The fresh air and beautiful views make this a wonderful way to start the day, rejuvenating mind, body and soul.
If you prefer a more intense work out, Tamworth is home to Snake CrossFit and CrossFit 2340, as well as over a dozen gyms catering to all fitness levels. For those that prefer Yoga or Pilates, Tamworth has numerous studios including Tathra Collective and Perfect Balance Pilates and Yoga.
After you’ve worked up an appetite you’re bound to want a hearty breakfast and of course… coffee! Tamworth has a wide range of cafes to tantalise every taste, from vegan pancakes to a traditional Aussie style big breakfast. There’s also a fantastic variety of quality coffee on offer, ensuring your daily cup is not only satisfying but #instagram worthy! A selection of great cafes for breakfast include Hopscotch, Addimi, Ruby’s Café & Gift Store, Inland Café and Cafe 2340 – and there are plenty more!
If you enjoy fresh food and cooking, Tamworth is home to several organic and farmers markets. Wray’s Organic Market and Cafe is open daily, while Le Pruneau Organic Markets are held each Saturday as are Tamworth Grower’s Market. The markets also sell a variety of fresh baked goods – the perfect, post work-out treat 😉
For those that love the arts, Tamworth Regional Gallery and Weswal Gallery are gorgeous spaces that showcases a rich selection of works from acclaimed local, national and international artists. Soak up the latest exhibitions and get inspired to flex your creative muscle – there are regular adult art classes available, as well as artist talks and workshops.
As the afternoon rolls around you might feel like relaxing in one of Tamworth’s beautiful parks. Bicentennial Park is located in the heart of the city and is just moments away from the extremely popular Tamworth Regional Playground, the perfect place for children to explore and play. Anzac Park is another gorgeous green space with plenty of picnic areas, gardens and playground, ideal for reading a book in the shade or taking your dog for a run.
Start your evening with a drink in one of Tamworth’s many pubs or bars – from the classic pub to sophisticated cocktail lounges, Tamworth has it all. Deco Wine Bar, The Welder’s Dog and The Pig and Tinder Box are popular choice but the options are endless! For the gourmands, Tamworth’s dining scene is truly diverse offering everything from sushi train to steakhouses, Italian and burger bars to fine dining. Check out Williamsburg, Glasshouse. SSS BBQ Barn, The Workshop Kitchen and Carmen’s to whet your appetite, while there are plenty more waiting for your to explore.
To round out your perfect day in Tamworth catch a movie at the Forum 6 Cinema or enjoy the latest production on show at Capitol Theatre. The Capitol Theatre has a brilliant line up of musical, comedic and dramatic acts year-round, with performances for the whole family to enjoy.
Visit www.evocities.com.au/tamworth/ to find out more about your new life in Tamworth including education, employment, business opportunities as well property currently for sale.