The Kurri Kurri area boasts a range of unique visitor attractions and experiences, including:

  • The largest display of outdoor murals in mainland Australia
  • The Big Kookaburra in Rotary Park, Kurri Kurri
  • Richmond Vale Railway Museum and steam railway
  • Edgeworth David Memorial Museum
  • Heddon Greta Drive-In
  • Kurri Kurri Speedway
  • Kurri Kurri Indoor Aquatic Centre

Annual events include:

  • Mulletfest – held annually in February
  • Kurri Kurri Nostalgia Festival – held annually in March
  • Field of Honour – held on ANZAC Day
  • Abermain Eisteddfod – held annually in August/September
  • Town of Murals Art Show – held annually in Spring
  • Craft Affair – held annually in Spring
  • Kurri Kurri Community Festival – held annually in October
  • Carols by Candlelight – held annually in December