town in New South Wales, Australia

Scone is a town of 3400 people in the Upper Hunter Valley and is known as the horse capital of Australia.

"Mare & foal", a bronze sculpture by Gabriel Sterk, at Elizabeth Park

Get inEdit

By carEdit

By trainEdit

Scone is on the Main North railway line between Sydney and Armidale, and NSW Trainlink services the town daily. Local train services are available to Newcastle

Get aroundEdit


  • Lake Glenbawn Recreation Area
  • Gaol Museum


  • 1 Scone Horse Festival, White Park. Held from late April to early May, the festival includes a parade, rodeo and other events.



  • 1 theBar, 135 Kelly St, +61 2 6545 3111.



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