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Why Golf Is The Perfect Sport To Take You Outdoors in the Hunter Valley

Why Golf Is The Perfect Sport To Take You Outdoors in the Hunter Valley

The Hunter Valley is known for its wine, above all else! But that’s not all the beautiful area has to offer. We may be biased, but we believe that golf is the perfect sport to take you outdoors in the Hunter Valley! Whatever your style, there’s something here to do.

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Red, White and Gold take centre stage at the 50th CCL Hunter Valley Wine Show

Red, White and Gold take centre stage at the 50th CCL Hunter Valley Wine Show

2022 CCL Hunter Valley Wine Show Trophy Winners Announced

Commemorating its 50th milestone, the CCL Hunter Valley Wine Show’s week of celebrations kicked off on Monday 15th August with wine show judging at Singleton Lone Pine Barracks and concluded with an industry celebration at Crowne Plaza Hunter Valley on Friday 19th August. The luncheon was attended by over 350 industry professionals to recognise and celebrate the achievements of the Hunter Valley wine industry.

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Pet friendly getaway in the Hunter Valley

Pet friendly getaway in the Hunter Valley

For many pet owners, the hardest part about travelling is leaving our four-legged companions behind. Luckily for us, most venues in the Hunter Valley are in the same boat – pooches are part of the family and in many cases, staff rosters as well. You’ll find that many wineries and even restaurants will have a resident fury friend on-site, in charge of the hellos and goodbyes.

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Discover hidden gem wineries and vineyards in the Hunter Valley

Discover hidden gem wineries and vineyards in the Hunter Valley

The Hunter Valley is home to some of the nation’s top names in wine, but sometimes it’s quintessential to explore the off-beaten track and discover the many hidden gem wineries the region has to offer. Often family-owned and operated, these wineries tend to offer the ‘open doors to our home’ hospitality experience you may not find at some of the bigger names, with intimate tasting experiences and limited-release drops not easily found outside of the cellar door or region.

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Top 5 sweet spots in the Hunter Valley

Top 5 sweet spots in the Hunter Valley

Treat yourself in Hunter Valley Wine Country and indulge in all things sweet and dangerous. From exquisite, hand crafted bon bons, mouth-watering hot chocolates and gourmet gelatos, the Hunter Valley offers a range of unique sweet treats for sweet tooth's of all kinds. Even the non-sweet tooth's will find something they'll enjoy.

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Sacred Shiraz Sites of the Hunter Valley

Sacred Shiraz Sites of the Hunter Valley

The Hunter Valley is renowned for producing world class Shiraz and stylistically it’s in a world of its own. The region’s signature red variety generates a great deal of intrigue, consistently tops wine columns and shapes out wine shows and guides and has firmly secured the Hunter Valley’s position as one of the great Shiraz producing regions of the world.

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Intimate places to stay - Cosy cottages, cabins & hideaways in the Hunter Valley

Intimate places to stay - Cosy cottages, cabins & hideaways in the Hunter Valley

Are you seeking a relaxing, intimate getaway without the crowds or common areas that can be found at hotels? Does the idea of retro board games fireside with a glass of red in hand appeal to you? Or how about unwinding in your own private hot spa, set on an impressive, private acreage with rolling hill views?

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Top things to do in Wine Country this Winter

Top things to do in Wine Country this Winter

Make the most of the fresh days and cool nights with your partner, your family or a group of friends and take the time to reconnect over memorable experiences this Winter in Wine Country. Here are our top things to do here in the Hunter Valley this Winter. 

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Family friendly guide to the Hunter Valley these school holidays

Family friendly guide to the Hunter Valley these school holidays

The Hunter Valley is not just a playground for adults, but a playground for kids too - especially during the school holidays! Are you planning a trip with your tribe to Wine Country these Winter holidays? We have narrowed down a family-friendly list of must do experiences to kick start your planning. 

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Semsational Hunter Valley Semillon

Semsational Hunter Valley Semillon

It could be that the critters and molluscs that littered the ancient sea floor more than 250 million years ago can be credited for some of the spectacular soils which now adorn the golden circle of Semillon producing vineyards, arguably the best sites in the world.

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