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The ultimate guide to a weekend in the Hunter Valley

“Going to the Hunter” is a time-honoured weekend break for Sydneysiders. Just dropping those four words over a lunch or coffee – revealing you’re about to make the straightforward drive north of the city for a sojourn defined by spectacular countryside and long afternoons of great wine and produce – […]
The ultimate guide to a weekend in the Hunter Valley
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Why Sydney’s rich listers love the Hunter Valley

Hunter Valley is Australia’s oldest wine-making region. Viticulture in the Hunter, just two hours drive north of Sydney, dates back to 1820s when James Busby, considered both father of the Australian and New Zealand wine industries, was among the first to plant vines there, alongside George Wyndham. Today, the region […]
Why Sydney’s rich listers love the Hunter Valley