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HUNTER VALLEY BLOG

With more than 150 wineries and cellar doors, 65 restaurants and 180 comfy accommodation places to stay, where do you start?

Follow our insider tips by the people who know best… the locals. We ask talented winemakers, chefs, farmers, brewers and journalists to blog about their favourite places and experiences in this fertile wine region.
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It's vintage time! Where you can pick and stomp grapes in the Hunter Valley

It's vintage time! Where you can pick and stomp grapes in the Hunter Valley

As you can expect around vintage time, it’s all go go go here in the Hunter Valley. Our winemakers, viticulturists, vignerons and vineyard staff are all hard at work preparing for the 2022 harvest.

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How to Spend the Summer Holidays in the Hunter Valley

How to Spend the Summer Holidays in the Hunter Valley

Your 2021 guide for summer holiday activities we’re sure the whole family will enjoy!

Planning a trip with the fam to the Hunter Valley these summer holidays? Whether you’ve got tiny tots or young adults in tow we’ve put together our top selection of activities that’ll keep everyone happy!

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Seafood & Wine Pairing Ideas: Amazing Creations by Scarborough Wine Co.

Seafood & Wine Pairing Ideas: Amazing Creations by Scarborough Wine Co.

It's no secret that seafood and wine make for the perfect combination, but how do you know what wine to pair with each meal? We have you covered. We sat down with the Scarborough Family from Scarborough Wine Co. who are our 2021 Cellar Door of the Year, to talk all things seafood and wine and family recipes.

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Love Hunter Valley: Perfect gifts for your loved ones this Christmas

Love Hunter Valley: Perfect gifts for your loved ones this Christmas

Christmas is just around the corner and we know how quickly the month seems to fly by. Give a gift from the Hunter Valley this Christmas and treat your friends and family to something extra special. We’ve created a Hunter Valley gift guide filled with the perfect gift ideas to suit every person. From gift vouchers to experiences, wine and produce packs to special offers and discounts, we’ve got you covered.

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It’s Party Time! ‘Tis the season for reconnecting and celebrations

It’s Party Time! ‘Tis the season for reconnecting and celebrations

This Christmas and New Year’s, more than ever, is a time for reconnecting with family and friends. So why waste valuable time with loved one’s planning, cooking and cleaning. Sit back and relax this Christmas and let the Hunter Valley do all the work for you. We’ve got plenty of great events for you to enjoy this festive season. Celebrate Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, New Years Eve and New Years Day, Hunter Valley style. It’s easy, just book one of these amazing offers below, organise your transport and you’re all set for a hassle-free lunch or dinner celebration.

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Insta-Worthy Selfie Spots – Capture the iconic Hunter Valley

Insta-Worthy Selfie Spots – Capture the iconic Hunter Valley

Want to explore some of the region’s most picturesque and authentic backdrops that it has to offer? Then look no further. Discover the hidden gems and peaceful paradises at your doorstep, from our famous Wine Country vineyards and fine dining experiences to glorious places to stay, panoramic views and an abundance of experiences.

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Hermitage Road - The Hunter's Hedonistic Playground

Hermitage Road - The Hunter's Hedonistic Playground
​There are so many reasons to spend a few days around Hermitage Road in the north-west corner of Pokolbin. Jaw-dropping views, dozens of boutique wineries and cafes, a brewery or two, as well as loads of fun things to do if lying by the pool just isn't your thing.Running from Broke Road in the south to the New England Highway at Belford, this sun-s...
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Families Invited! Stay & Play in the Hunter Valley

Families Invited! Stay & Play in the Hunter Valley

When it comes to traveling with the kids, it can be hard to find the right place for you and the family – a place where you can relax, the children are entertained and everyone feels like they are having a break. Here in the Hunter Valley, we have plenty of family-friendly places to stay, offering activities for children of all ages, with lots to see and do for Mums and Dads as well.

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It's Time to Reconnect in the Hunter Valley with these special offers

It's Time to Reconnect in the Hunter Valley with these special offers

The Hunter Valley is in full bloom, we challenge you to name a better destination to escape to this Spring and Summer.

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Eat & Drink in the Hunter Valley, al-fresco style!

Eat & Drink in the Hunter Valley, al-fresco style!

Cover image credit: Hollydene Estate

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