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We advise you to contact individual businesses direct to check their operating status or call the Hunter Valley Visitor Information centre on 02 4993 6700 for information on our region before visiting. To stay up-to-date with the latest weather updates and warnings, please check the BOM website or download the BOM app. For traffic updates or any road closures please download the Live Traffic iPhone app / Android app or visit the Live Traffic website.

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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.

Easter for Adults - Wine and Chocolate Pairings

Easter for Adults - Wine and Chocolate Pairings
​It's nearly Easter Holidays here in the Hunter Valley and if you think the Easter Bunny only has plans to treat your children, think again! We have you covered with the perfect Wine and Chocolate pairings and have simplified your search for the perfect pair these holidays. If you manage to find the right balance in their charac...
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Chardonnay Queens of the Hunter

Chardonnay Queens of the Hunter

According to Google the “Hunter Valley Chardonnay Queen” royalty comprises a viticulturist, a winemaker and a marketer, all playing their part in the resurgence of Hunter Valley Chardonnay and producing wines that rival the greats of the world. Each queen represents a mighty fine, strong woman all from competing wine businesses yet so aligned in playing their part to producing outstanding wines from one region and all the way from the vineyard to the glass.

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Romantic retreats to Hunter Valley Wine Country: Home of your heart’s desire

Romantic retreats to Hunter Valley Wine Country: Home of your heart’s desire

Fan the flames of romance with an intimate escape to Hunter Valley Wine Country, and the thrill of vintage in full flight. Re-ignite your sense of adventure together, exploring vineyard-fringed wine tasting trails, foraging for indulgences from local cheese-makers, chocolatiers and smokehouses, and ballooning-up to meet the sunrise. Delight your date with a loved-up lunch at a hatted restaurant, or crack a bottle of bubbles and take in the sunset spectacle of rugged mountain ranges glowing gold. Then snuggle down in a hidden-away haven, or lavish your special someone with a five-star stay that caters to every whim.

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Lovedale Long Lunch returns in 2022

Lovedale Long Lunch returns in 2022

One of the most fun wine events of the year is returning to the Hunter Valley. 

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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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