About the Event
Welcome to Hume’s Hey Day – a fun family day for everyone. Come out to Cooma Cottage near Yass, the home of explorer Hamilton Hume, and experience life in colonial times.
Enjoy watching and participating in numerous activities. There’s coach rides, and an artist demonstrating the rare art of silhouette cutting. There’s colonial games, wine and olive oil tasting, cow milking, blade shearing, horse ploughing, pole-lathe turning, colonial cooking and more. There’s an animal petting pen, small cart rides, an egg-tossing contest, and a private coach on display.
Lunches, teas, coffee, and ice-cream are available, and there’s live music, poetry recitals, with local artwork, wine and jams for sale.