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Venues and Function Hire

Searching for the perfect wedding or special event function venue? Look no further than these Hunter Valley venues for your ceremony and reception.

Adams Peak Country Estate & The Barn

With amazing views of the valley as the backdrop for your ceremony, and accommodation for 24 people, Adams Peak Country Estate & The Barn is the perfect location for a destination wedding in the Hunter Valley.

66 Adams Peak Road, Broke


Ben Ean

It is with much delight that we are able to announce the new ownership of Ben Ean, Lindeman’s Estate, to the McGuigan and Peterson families, returning the property to its historical roots of the Hunter Valley.


OPENING HOURS: Monday - Saturday 09:00am - 5:00pm, Sunday 10:00am - 5:00pm

119 McDonalds Road, Pokolbin


Bimbadgen

Located high on a hill in the heart of Hunter Valley Wine Country, Bimbadgen is a striking winery and vineyard encompassing an expansive Cellar Door, award-winning Esca Bimbadgen Restaurant, Cafe, outdoor amphitheatre, modern tasting rooms and accommodation all in the one stunning location.


OPENING HOURS: Cellar Door : Sunday - Thursday 10:00am - 5:00pm Friday & Saturday 10:00am - 7:00pm. Esca Bimbadgen: Monday - Sunday Lunch from 12:00pm , Friday & Saturday Dinner from 6:00pm

790 McDonalds Road, Pokolbin

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Bistro Molines

Awarded a Sydney Morning Herald Good Guide Chefs Hat in 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015 and 2016 , Bistro Molines combines the finest food with relaxed friendly service and European influenced serenity.
Robert creates sophisticated yet rustic French Provincal dishes for his ever-changing menu and continues to amaze with his culinary genious that attracts people from the world over to his li...


OPENING HOURS: Lunch, Thursday - Monday 12:00PM -3:00PM. Dinner, Friday & Saturday 7:00pm - 9:00pm

749 Mount View Road, Mount View


Bluebush Estate

Bluebush is located in Lovedale , the heart of the Hunter Valley. We are ideal accommodation for up to 41 guests encompassing family reunions, wedding guests, golf weekends, small conferences and special celebrations.


Guests: 41

196 Wilderness Road, Lovedale


Briar Ridge Vineyard

There’s no place in the world like Briar Ridge Vineyard. Nestled among the rolling hills of Mount View, Briar Ridge offers one of the most picturesque wedding settings in the Hunter Valley.

593 Mount View Road, Mount View

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Buttai Barn edit

Buttai Barn is a 300 seat restaurant and dance hall where we offer a great night of food and fun. Fabulous three course country-style meal, mechanical bull rides, bush dancing, not to mention the hilarious games.

Lings Road, Buttai


Cessnock Leagues Club

Cessnock Leagues Club is one of the largest entertainment venues in the Wine Country offering bars, live entertainment, restaurant, conference facilities, and much much more.


CLUB TRADING HOURS Monday & Tuesday 9:00am – 10:00pm Wednesday & Thursday 9:00am – 11.30pm Friday & Saturday 9:00am – 12.30am Sunday 9:00am – 10:00pm ENTICE BISTRO & CAFE TRADING HOURS Monday - Wednesday 9:00am – 8.30pm Thursday - Saturday 9:00am – 9:00pm Sunday 9:00am – 8.30pm

1 Darwin Street, Cessnock


Dalwood Estate

Established on the beautiful Hunter River in 1828, Dalwood Estate is regarded as the birthplace of Hunter Valley wine.


OPENING HOURS: Saturday & Sunday 10:00am - 4:00pm

700 Dalwood Road, Dalwood


Estate Tuscany

Estate Tuscany is a small hotel located at the foothills of the Brokenback ranges, offering Hunter Valley holiday accommodation in Pokolbin. Only two hours drive from Sydney, the resort is set amongst 26 acres of beautiful Hunter Valley countryside and is at the heart of Australia’s premium wine country.


Guests: 1 - 131

28 Mistletoe Lane, Pokolbin


Hollydene Estate Wines

The Estate Restaurant and Cellar Door compliment each other by offering a food and wine experience, providing customers with ever changing seasonal menus and wines to suit all occasions.


OPENING HOURS: Cellar Door 10.00am to 4.00pm Everyday. Late Opening on Friday and Saturday Nights till 9.30pm

3483 Golden Highway, Jerrys Plains


Hunters Quarter

Hunters Quarter is a relaxed and elegant dining destination, located in the Cockfighters Ghost Vineyard, in the heart of the picturesque Hunter Valley.


Open: Lunch Thursday - Sunday 12pm - 3.30pm, Dinner Thursday - Monday 6pm - late (except Sunday)

576 De Beyers Road, Pokolbin


Kirkton Park Hotel Hunter Valley

Following an extensive refurbishment by renowned interior designer, Greg Natale, Kirkton Park Hotel is the epitome of quintessential Hunter Valley Style. Set on 70 acres of rolling countryside, Kirkton Park Hotel offers an exceptional range of hotel and resort style facilities, including an indoor pool and spa, tennis courts, mini farm, Locavore Dining and Epoche Lounge Bar and Pizza Oven.


Guests: 1 - 200

336 Oakey Creek Road, Pokolbin


Leogate Estate Wines

Our opulent cellar door is the perfect place to enjoy that unique taste which only the Hunter Valley and our award winning wines can provide: smooth, rich chardonnays from wide rimmed glasses, crisp and clear semillons of international renown, peppery earth shiraz with a touch of leather and magnificently fruitful verdelho.


OPENING HOURS: Cellar Door: Daily 10:00am -5:00pm

1693 Broke Road, Pokolbin

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Lovedale Wedding Chapel and Reception edit

Lovedale Wedding Chapel & Reception offers the perfect location for your special day, providing an intimate and private setting within a parkland landscape with views to the Watagans and Brokenback ranges.

842 Lovedale Road, Lovedale


Margan Winery & Restaurant

Margan wines are all estate grown and estate made in the Broke Fordwich region of the Hunter Valley. The business was established in 1996 and is owned and operated by Lisa and Andrew Margan who are proud to have over 100 hectares of quality vineyards, a state of the art winery and striking cellar door and Margan restaurant as part of their onsite wine tourism operations.


OPENING HOURS: Daily 10:00am - 5:00pm Winery & Vineyard Tours: Friday - Sunday only. Restaurant: Lunch, Fri - Sun 12:00pm - 2:30pm, Dinner, Fri & Sat 6:00pm - 8:30pm

1238 Milbrodale Road, Broke

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Mercure Resort Hunter Valley Gardens

Situated in the heart of Hunter Valley Wine Country and surrounded by beautifully landscaped gardens, the Mercure Resort Hunter Valley Gardens is ideally located for you to explore our region.


Guests: 1 - 200

2090 Broke Road. Pokolbin


Moravia Park

Moravia Park is a unique one of a kind venue situated in the beating heart of Lovedale, Hunter Valley. The barn itself has recently been restored and has retained all of its old charm – from the exposed metal beams through to the weathered timber lining of the barn interior. This beauty has so much character! The barn boasts huge double sliding barn doors that open up to a split level bar and r...

423 Wilderness Road, Lovedale


Peppers Creek Barrel Room

Peppers Creek Chapel and Barrel Room offers all the romance and charm of a European Country Wedding. What could be more ideal than combining both your ceremony and reception at the same venue?

1946 Broke Road, Pokolbin


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Peterson House was born from the vision of Ian Peterson, who, in his early years felt it necessary to celebrate each grand child's birth with a special wine. Our cellar door offers an unforgettable experience, with our bubbly staff there to help you choose your favourite sparkling wine.


OPENING HOURS: CELLAR DOOR, Daily, 9:00am- 5:00pm (Closed Christmas Day, Boxing Day & New Years Day). RESTAURANT CUVEE: Daily, 8:30am - 11am breakfast, 12:00pm - 3:00pm lunch. OYSTER BAR: Weekends from 10:00am

Corner of Broke Road & Wine Country Drive


Restaurant Cuvee

A modern Australian restaurant set in the heart of the Hunter Valley. With a view overlooking the vineyard, you couldn't find a prettier place on your Hunter Valley visit. With fresh local produce prepared by award winning chefs, you will definitely find something to please.


OPENING HOURS: Breakfast, daily, 08:00am - 11:00am. Lunch, daily, 12:00pm - 03:00pm

2457 Broke Road, Pokolbin


RidgeView

Set at the end of Sweetwater Road, in the heart of the Hunter Valley Wine Country, RidgeView boasts the best of everything. Award winning wines, a superb location, a state-of-the-art Restaurant and Cellar Door and private self contained cottages to top it off. For those looking for a complete wine country experience in one restful location, you can’t go past RidgeView.


OPENING HOURS: Cellar Door, Wednesday – Sunday 10:00am – 5:00pm. Restaurant, Thursday, lunch and dinner, midday – 8:00pm, Friday & Saturday, breakfast, lunch and dinner 9:00am – 9:00pm, Sunday, breakfast, lunch and dinner 9:00am – 8:00pm

273 Sweetwater Road, Pokolbin


Roche Estate

Located in the heart of Hunter Valley wine country, Roche Estate (formerly known as Tempus Two) is the premier concert venue attracting international and national artists alike. Experience the exceptional fine dining, award winning wines, signature cocktails, local gourmet produce and a sophisticated function room all located in one exclusive venue.


OPENING HOURS: Daily 10:00am - 5:00pm (Closed Good Friday & Christmas Day)

Corner of Broke & McDonalds Roads,Pokolbin


Sacred Spaces Singleton

The Singleton Sisters of Mercy Convent is the Motherhouse of the Sisters of Mercy in the Hunter Valley. The 1892 Convent has become known as a beautiful and unique 'living heritage site', open for guided tours, concerts, weddings, workshops, room hire and other activities, under the name of 'Sacred Spaces'.

30 Queen Street, Singleton


St Patrick's Of Nulkaba

Saint Patrick's of Nulkaba is located approximately 2 hours north of Sydney on Wine Country Drive, Nulkaba, just 5 minutes away from the heart of the Hunter Valley - with its famous vineyards and other attractions.

Corner of Wine Country Dr & Kerlew St, Nulkaba


Starline Alpaca Farmstay Resort

Starline Alpaca Farmstay Resort is nestled in picturesque Broke, the tranquil side of the Hunter Valley. Our comfortable self-catering 1, 2 and 3 bedroom cottages and suites are spread over our 100 acre working Alpaca farm. All 16 cottages offer rural views and are fully equipped with everything you will need for your stay.


Guests: 1 - 80

1100 Milbrodale Road, Broke


Tallavera Grove

Davis Premium Vineyards/Tallavera Grove is a family owned boutique winery which consists of three premium vineyards located in the Hunter Valley, Orange and Wrattonbully.


OPENING HOURS: Thursday - Monday 10:00am - 5.00pm

749 Mount View Road, Mount View

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Tamburlaine Lodge

Tamburlaine announced as the best wedding venue in NSW at the ABIA awards in December 2013!


OPENING HOURS: 7 Days 9.00am - 5.00pm

358 McDonalds Road, Pokolbin


Tamburlaine Organic Wines edit

Tamburlaine Organic Wines are Australia's largest producer of organic wines....that taste better, naturally!


OPENING HOURS: 7 Days 9.00am - 5.00pm

358 McDonalds Road, Pokolbin

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The Convent Hunter Valley

Situated only two hours from Sydney, The Convent is beautifully located in the flourishing Hunter Valley and set amidst beautiful gardens and vineyards.


Guests: 1 - 34

88 Halls Road, Pokolbin


The Mine Shaft Restaurant

The Mine Shaft is a family owned and run Restaurant located in Cessnock, in the heart of the N.S.W Hunter Valley.


OPENING HOURS; Wednesday to Saturday, Dinner: 5:30pm - Late ​

109 Wollombi Road, Cessnock


The Vines Restaurant @ Hollydene

Vines Restaurant is more than just a place to eat.The Vines dedicated friendly staff present a modern dynamic edge to the dining experience – an inviting environment with a relaxed atmosphere, a delicious seasonal menu, great wine, craft beer and one cracker of a view, this is a dining destination to be shared & enjoyed with family and friends.


OPENING HOURS: Lunch: Daily 11:30am - 3:00pm. Breakfast : Sat & Sun 9:00am - 11:00am . Dinner: Fri & Sat 6:00pm - 9:00pm

3483 Golden Highway, Jerrys Plains


The Vintage Chateau Elan

The award winning Chateau Elan at The Vintage Hunter Valley is Australia’s finest luxury golf, spa and conference resort. It is located in the heart of the Hunter Valley and offers luxury hotel style accommodation plus 6 conference and event venues all in the heart of wine country. Offering a luxury escape for up to 200 guests, the resort comprises a spa with 17 treatment rooms, a hair and be...


Guests: 1 - 200

Vintage Drive, Pokolbin


The Woodhouse & Barnstay At Redwood Park

Redwood Park Wollombi, home to The Woodhouse and The Barnstay, is a stunning 100 acre property that provides the perfect backdrop for country destination weddings or corporate events.

2674 Paynes Crossing Road, Wollombi


Twine Restaurant

Overlooking the picturesque vineyards, Twine Restaurant spills out onto a rose-trimmed courtyard fit for breakfast or lunch in the sunshine.


OPENING HOURS:Wednesday to Friday 11:00am to 3:00pm Saturday & Sunday 9:00am to 3:00pm

310 Oakey Creek Road, Pokolbin


Villa Du Pays

A great place to enjoy a meal with friends or a romantic dinner for two.


OPENING HOURS: Lunch, daily 11:30am to 3:30pm, Dinner, Friday & Saturday 6:00pm to 9:30pm

1693 Broke Road, Pokolbin


Vincent Street Kitchen & Bar

Step through the doors at Vincent Street Kitchen and Bar and relax in a space that is fresh, beautiful and just a little bit quirky. We offer casual dining with a sprinkle of flair and a dash of style, fantastic food made with local produce and a great place to sip a craft beer or a custom cocktail at our bar. Enjoy an all-round ah-mazing dining experience..


Venue OPENING HOURS: Daily 10:30am – Late Daily, Lunch : 12:00am - 2.30pm Dinner 5.30pm - 8.30pm

201 Vincent Street, Cessnock


East Cessnock Bowling Club

Cnr Neath and Victoria Street, Cessnock. PH: 02 4990 1444.

Hunter Valley Resort

Hermitage Road & Mistletoe Lane, Pokolbin. PH: 02 4998 7777.

Mulla Villa

3174 Great North Road, Wollombi. PH: 02 4998 3338.

Saint Michael's Church

2884 Wollombi Road, Wollombi. PH: 0417 436 279.