Just 2 hours north of Sydney, you will find the delicious Hunter Valley, and whether your tastes are for the world renowned or the quiet country boutique - the choice of over 150 wineries can satisfy any appetite. Book a food and wine tour, visit the Regional Food Store to create your own feast, enjoy an ale at the Hunter Distillery or Blue Tongue Brewery or join in on the Hunter Resort cooking classes - foodies paradise! But it doesn't end there. . .the Hunter Valley proudly boasts the Australian Army Infantry Museum, the Richmond Vale Railway Museum, several of the most scenic golf courses in Australia, and the world class Barrington Tops National Park. And, speaking of world class, the fertile soil around Scone and Muswellbrook are the breeding ground for many world champion thoroughbred racehorses. Keep your eye out for 'Black Caviar' as she retires to stud in the area. Rest up in one of the many stylish boutique B & B's around the Hunter Valley and don't miss our favourite Winery Hope Estate. So, when planning your next getaway, make sure the Hunter Valley is 'on the menu'.
Australia, officially the Commonwealth of Australia, is the world's sixth-largest country by total area. Our country offers boutique, luxury, family and even sometimes quirky accommodation for the most meticulous traveller.