The Hunter Valley has a rich and vast heritage, ranging from Aboriginal and cultural heritage to convicts bushranging and mining. This heritage has largely fashioned the area and major relics of our past are still very evident.
Planted in 1866, Audrey Wilkinson Vineyard was the first vineyard established in the Parish of Pokolbin, almost 150 years ago. With breathtaking views of the Hunter Valley, this James Halliday red 5 star rated winery is an absolute must-visit for visitors to the region.
OPENING HOURS: Daily 10:00am - 5.00pm
750 Debeyers Road, Pokolbin
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Drayton's Family Wines is one of the premier wine producing companies in the Hunter Valley with over 150 years of winemaking expertise to produce wines of outstanding quality and standing.
OPENING HOURS: Monday to Friday 8.00am to 5.00pm, Saturday, Sundays and Public Holidays 10.00am - 5.00pm (Drayton's Family Wines) OPENING HOURS: Monday to Friday 9.00am to 4.00pm, Weekends 8.00am to 4.00pm. (Log Press Cafe)
555 Oakey Creek Road, Pokolbin
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Kurri Kurri has over 50 outdoor public artworks on display.
Residents and visitors have the opportunity to view a pictorial journey showcasing the history and heritage of this region through our guided Mural tours.
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
Planning a visit to Hunter Valley Wine Country and hoping to take the road less travelled? Why not enjoy a scenic drive on Tourist Drive 33, along the Great North Road or Convict Trail, and through the beautiful NSW countryside. Tourist Drive 33 is the scenic gateway to the spectacular Hunter Valley stretching from the Peats Ridge exit on the M1 near Sydney, to Branxton in the heart of wine cou...
Calga - Wollombi - Cessnock - Pokolbin - Branxton
Coalfields Heritage Group
Corner of Deakin & Greta Streets, Kurri Kurri. PH: 02 4937 4418.
Richmond Vale Railway Museum
Leggetts Drive, Richmond Vale. PH: 02 4001 0197.