Events coming up

Maitland Show

Maitland Show returns to celebrate 162 years of the annual show. Over three days of family entertainment, there's something for everyone, from homecraft and horticulture displays livestock exhibits and woodchopping.

We'll be sharing water conservation tips and encouraging the community to continue making Smart Water Choices.

When: 16-18 February 2024
Where: Maitland Showground, Maitland

Newcastle Show

Attracting locals since 1902, the Newcastle Show continues to wow show-goers with livestock parades, show jumping, displays, exhibits, carnival rides and more.

We'll be keeping everyone hydrated with our water stations and engaging with the community about making Smart Water Choices in their home.

When: 1-3 March 2024
Where: Newcastle Showground, Broadmeadow


Surfest plays an important role in the beach culture of the region, bringing together over 850 national and international competitors.

We support this iconic event by providing fresh drinking water to spectators and competitors and engaging with our community about the best water saving tips.

When: 15-17 March 2024
Where: Merewether Beach

Girls Day Out

Hunter Water is a proud sponsor of Girls Day Out, providing opportunities for hundreds of girls in the region to get active and have fun! This event is a great way for girls to try new sports with guidance from professionals.

We'll be keeping everyone hydrated with our water refill stations.

When: September 2024
Where: Foreshore Park, Newcastle

Living Smart Festival

We're excited to be attending one of Australia's largest community sustainability events, with a mission to encourage people to learn about and embrace everyday sustainability practices.

You'll find us under our big blue marquee, keeping you hydrated and rested, with umbrellas and chairs in our chill zone.

When: September 2024
Where: Speers Point Park, Speers Point

Living Together Festival

A jam-packed weekend following from Living Smart Festival, we'll be celebrating multiculturalism in our community at Living Together Festival, embracing the region's cultural diversity.

Visit us under the big blue marquee, stay hydrated and chill out with our water stations and chill zone.

When: September 2024
Where: Speers Point Park, Speers Point

Newcastle Pride Fair Day

This family-friendly day will entertain everyone, with non-stop performance art, live music and stallholders in a safe and inclusive space.

We're spreading the word on our Respect the Throne and keeping our pipes clean. We'll also have our water stations to keep you hydrated while you enjoy the day.

Want us to attend your community event?

We support events across the Hunter region that are focused on sustainable and water conservation and align with Hunter Water's values.

If you have an upcoming event that could provide an opportunity for our team to engage with the community, we would love to hear from you.