Maitland plays host to a couple of major events on the motocross calendar over the coming months. The first, on 18 – 19 May, is the final qualifier of the King of MX event and is sure to bring in a crowd. This will be closely followed on 14 July by Round 7 of the MX Nationals, Australia’s premier motocross championship.

Whilst here, visitors have the opportunity to enjoy local entertainment and retail therapy, our emerging food scene. Go on, make a weekend of it.

What’s on


Maitland offers a range of accommodation options for every occasion and budget. From a quick overnight stay to a romantic getaway and everything in between, you’re welcome to stay in Maitland. Historic bed and breakfasts, country retreats, modern apartments, classic motels and pub stays are just some of the accommodation options available to you. Decide where to stay here.

Finding the right type of accommodation can be overwhelming, particularly if you’re new in town and not sure of where to stay. If you would like more information about accommodation call the Visitor Information Centre on 02 4931 2800 or email [email protected]


Maitland’s dining scene has virtually exploded in the last few years, with so many opportunities for a meal that will suit any taste than ever before. Central Maitland, Morpeth and East Maitland have everything you could possibly tempt your palate. From a cheap pub meal to something a little more refined and everything in between, you can find it here.