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  • The Hunter Valley is Australia's premier wine growing district and is a great inclusion for your Australia vacation.
  • Affectionately known as "Wine Country" - just 2 hours from Sydney
  • The areas is steeped in quaint history and historical architecture
  • Spend your time sampling some of the world's finest wines

The Hunter Valley is a wine producing region situated in the state of New South Wales 120 kilomteres/75 miles north of Sydney. It has the largest river valleys along the New South Wales coast and is known as Australia’s oldest wine region. This particular wine region has over 120 wineries that have produced many fine wines that are internationally recognized, the best known being the Semillon and Shiraz varieties. Try some samples on your Australia vacation.

When visiting the Hunter Valley on trips to Australia, sample fines wines while enjoying the locally grown food in the many restaurants here and admiring the quaint ambiance of the area. Outside of the wine region, there are nearby places to visit such as the city of Newcastle that boasts rich history, diverse culture, and picturesque scenery with its coastal beaches.

Activities other than tasting or buying wine are taking a cruise on the Hunter River or Lake Macquarrie or a ride on a steam train at the Richmond Vale Railway Museum. The Hunter Valley Gardens has 25 acres of colourful and fragrant flowers. One can also play golf, go horseback riding or hot air ballooning. And a consideration might be to stay in one of the pleasant country guesthouses that exist here on an Australian vacation.

While in the Hunter Valley region we can arrange small group ground transportation with Business Class Wheels. Enjoy their first class service, private wine country touring, and transfers to and from Sydney airport and cruise terminals. Charters can also be arranged for day touring or extended touring.

So when visiting Sydney why not include one of our Hunter Valley tours and enjoy Australia's oldest winemaking region. C’mon say G’day Downunder. Book one of our Australia vacations today and start exploring!

 

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