Leaves & Fishes in Lovedale, Hunter Valley is proud to offer a variety of new and exciting events and dining experiences.

Whether it be a day out for the family, a romantic outing, finding refuge from the hot Hunter Valley sun or the cold autumn winds, or perhaps you’d like to take on a new creative pursuit via one of our workshops we’d love for you to join us!

Here’s what’s on!

Block and Print Lino Printing Workshop

Join Holly for a delightful 4 hour immersive workshop in our grounds.

You’ll learn the art of Lino Printing while crafting beautiful cards and unique wrapping paper.

21 January 2024 – 11am to 3pm includes a delicious lunch.

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Christmas Mini Sessions

Christmas is around the corner and we have some mini photo sessions coming up to celebrate!

Let our stunning property set the stage for you and your loved ones for your perfect 2023 snapshot.

18th November

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Christmas Wreath Workshop

Join Melissa in a guided, workshop in our grounds to create a stunning 40cm Christmas wreath. All supplies provided as well as a glass of bubbles on arrival and afternoon tea afterwards.

Sunday 10 December 1:30-3:30

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Little Leaves Outdoor Art Playgroup with Nature and Nuture

Held every second Thursday during school term in the grounds at Leaves and Fishes. Come and join us for an unforgettable outdoor art adventure led by experienced art educators! Designed for children aged 2 to 10 years.

2, 16, 30 November

14 December

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Join us for term 4

Saturday Sessions with Nature and Nuture

Held every Saturday morning in the grounds at Leaves and Fishes. Come and join us for some beautiful art sessions for children. Creative Kids vouchers can be used too!

21 October – Pumpkin Craft

4 November – Magical Fairy Craft

18 November – Watercolour Painting

2 December – Paper Craft

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Nature and Nuture presents adults workshops

You asked for it and we delivered! Nature and Nuture are bringing us workshops for teens and the big kids too.

Grab some friends or family, enjoy lunch in our grounds and then unleash your inner artist with a fun, creative workshop.

28 October – Tea and Tarot

17 December – Gingerbread House workshop

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December School Holiday Activities

We have an exciting line up of school holiday activities planned for the summer holidays!

If you would like to see something added to our program or would like to host an event please contact us..

Tea Tastings in Store

Enjoy tea tastings in store with Jolene from Tea by Essentia – Australian grown wildcrafted, organic and biodynamic teas. These teas are available to enjoy in store or purchase to take home.

28 October

9 December

More exciting events coming soon

Have an event you desperately want to see in the Hunter?

Get in touch.

Watch this space


Make the most of attending one of our events and book your private boathouse accommodation. The Boathouses at Leaves & Fishes offer a unique escape in the Hunter Valley.

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Private Events

Looking for the perfect venue to celebrate your way? Our fully private, indoor-outdoor offering at The Venue is just that.

Create your perfectly curated day with your chosen vendors in our reliable, private environment.

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