Hunter Valley

Escape to a place where you can create your own story. So close to Sydney yet truly a world away. At 180 years young, the Hunter Valley is arguably the birthplace of Australian wine and certainly one of Australia’s most revered wine regions. But it’s no museum piece. It is a sophisticated, interesting and dynamic place with ‘real’ people characterised by a special tenacity, passion and wisdom that comes from a rich history. It's a fascinating area that brims with over 150 top-class wineries, 65 indulgent restaurants and many places to stay as well as gourmet produce, boutique breweries, championship golf course, day spas and many special experiences.

Famous for food and wine, the Hunter Valley has also made a name for producing some of the most spectacular events. There are festivals celebrating the lush local produce, such as Lovedale Long Lunch and concerts featuring the world’s top musicians. A smooth medley of both local produce and relaxing music is created at Jazz in the Vines and Opera in the Vineyards.

Whilst it is the Hunter Valley as a whole that is recognised and remembered as a world-class wine region and tourism destination, the region is made up of a number of small communities, townships and localities. Each of them have their own secrets to reveal and can be discovered on their own or as part of a Hunter Valley trail.

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MelbourneNewcastle$79~27 January - 22 March 2016Find Flights
BrisbaneNewcastle$75~27 January - 22 March 2016Find Flights
Leisure Inn Pokolbin Hill
Leisure Inn Pokolbin Hill
4 stars
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2 nights from $ 309 pp twin share* earn from 849 Points^
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27/01/2016 to 22/03/2016
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30/09/2015
The Sebel Kirkton Park Hunter Valley
The Sebel Kirkton Park Hunter Valley
4 stars
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Crowne Plaza Hunter Valley
Crowne Plaza Hunter Valley
4 stars
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Eaglereach Wilderness Resort
Eaglereach Wilderness Resort
4 stars
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Peppers Guest House
Peppers Guest House
4 stars
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2 nights from $ 455 pp twin share* earn from 1248 Points^
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Mercure Resort Hunter Valley Gardens
Mercure Resort Hunter Valley Gardens
4 stars
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2 nights from $ 464 pp twin share* earn from 1272 Points^
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27/01/2016 to 22/03/2016
30/03/2016 to 30/06/2016
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30/09/2015
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