New South Wales Australia Accommodation and Information

Hunter Region NSW

Accommodation                Tours

Fine food and wine are a delicious combination in the Hunter. Fertile soils grow a rich variety of produce in addition to grapes. At restaurants, talented chefs create exquisite dishes using fresh local produce. You’ll also find seasonal produce and other delights at markets and gourmet providores.

Home to Australia’s oldest wine region, the Hunter begins two hours’ drive north of Sydney and is easily reached by car, bus, train or air. You can also board a riverboat in Newcastle on the NSW North Coast and travel along the beautiful Hunter River to delightful historic towns in wine country.The Hunter region encompasses charming towns and villages, rolling vineyards and olive groves, and splendid national parks of the Hunter Valley, the Upper Hunter and Barrington Tops. You’ll taste some of the world’s best wines at cellar doors, including the acclaimed Hunter Valley Semillon.Tours to the wineries are a great way to experience the Hunter Valley, where grapes were first planted in the 1820s. The Upper Hunter is the horse capital of Australia and will entice you with its rural beauty, boutique wineries, handmade cheeses, and horse festivals and horse racing carnivals.

Hunter Valley map with Towns

Towns Information and Accommodation

Newcastle                  Maitland               Cessnock                 Port Stephens

Forster                  Muswellbrook             Scone                 Singleton

 Showing item 1 of 5. A couple enjoying some wine tasting as the tour guide stands in the vineyards holding a wine bottle smiling Showing item 1 of 5. People wine tasting on the Hunter Valley Wine and Cheese Tour in AustraliaShowing item 1 of 5. three inflated hot air balloons in Hunter Valley

Hunter Valley Harvest Wine Experience  Wine, Cheese, & Chocolate Tour    Hunter Valley Balloon Flight