Welcome to Hunter Valley Way

Saturday, 11 October 2014 by
Hunter Valley Way Tourist Drive

“Hunter Valley Way is one of the newest self drive tours on the eastern seaboard of NSW. Starting at the M1 at Freeman’s Water Hole in Lake Macquarie and finishing at the end of the Hunter Valley in Merriwa on the Golden Highway. Development of the tourist drive website and associated marketing material has been

John Farnham Tempus Two Hunter Valley

“If too much classic (and cheesy) Australian pop is barely enough, prepare for double helpings as ageless icons John Farnham and Olivia Newton-John go on  tour together next April, accompanied by a 60-piece orchestra. Their co-headlining Two Strong Hearts tour will take place in arenas and wineries across the country over two weeks; starting April

Cafe DenMar reopening October long weekend

Wednesday, 01 October 2014 by
Cafe Denmar, Hunter Valley

Cafe DenMar will be reopening its doors commencing the long weekend in October, opening times are Saturdays and Sundays only between 12pm & 3pm. The Spring/Summer menu will be a selection of platters competitively priced between $20 – $25 for two. DenMar Estate wines will be available at Cellar Door prices. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION PHONE


“Cessnock City and Singleton Councils are one step closer to crucial road upgrades today, after the NSW Government’s announcement to shortlist their joint funding submission in the Resources for Regions program. The joint project proposes a $17 million upgrade for the full length of Hermitage Road and the Intersection with Broke Road, on-road cycle ways

Hunter Valley Boutique Winemakers Show 2014 awards

Congratulations to our local winners Thomas Wines, Tintilla, Pokolbin Estate, Mistletoe, Hart & Hunter with 7 out 16 trophies awarded to Around Hermitage members. Best White in show was awarded to Tintilla. Best Red in show was awarded to Hart & Hunter KARL STOCKHAUSEN TROPHY HART & HUNTER 2011 SHIRAZ List of Trophies

Spirit of Australia magazine - Hunter Valley

“From Port Stephens we head west on the A15 to connect onto the new Hunter Expressway that provides a quicker, easier passage to one of Australia’s finest wine regions – the Hunter Valley. The Hunter has gained international acclaim of late being named amongst the world’s ten best wine regions by USA Today’s Reader’s Choice

Variety wins the day at Hunter Valley Wine Show 2014

“THERE’S a 2011 shiraz that won four trophies, an innovative blend that incorporates the Portugues touriga nacional variety, a champion semillon that cost a mere $16 and a 1978 port-style fortified that won the heart of a celebrated international wine expert. They are among the wines that can be bought now from 2014 Hunter Valley

Hunter and central Coast Tourism Awards 2014

“Hunter Valley operators have once again succeeded at the Hunter Central Coast Awards for Excellence in Tourism, held at Wests New Lambton last Wednesday. Wollombi luxury accommodation Somewhere Unique was inducted into the Hall of Fame after winning gold in the Unique Accommodation category for three consecutive years. Margan Wines received three gold awards, taking

Andrew Thomas grape pickers on night shift

“GLOVES, buckets and shears are essential equipment for workers who hand-pick grapes in Hunter Valley vintages, but fishermen’s headlamps may well become an addition to the list. Such lamps proved to be a great success during harvest 2014 for ace winemaker Andrew Thomas, allowing him to carry out what he believes is the Hunter’s first

Hunter Valley Wineries Must See says Lonely Planet

“HUNTER Valley wineries have been named among the top 20 must-see destinations on the Australian east coast by travel content provider Lonely Planet. Just three years after Lonely Planet named Newcastle as one of its top 10 cities in the world to visit in 2011, it has once again shone the spotlight on the region