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The Great Outdoors of NSW – Family Fun in the Hunter

Lunch in the Hunter Valley vineyards Image: Yumi Stynes

Lunch in the Hunter Valley vineyards Image: Yumi Stynes

Location

The NSW Hunter region is comprised of the Hunter Valley, the Upper Hunter and Barrington Tops and is nestled in fertile plains, vineyards and national parks between the Central Coast and Newcastle, less than three hours’ drive north of Sydney.

Towns

Pokolbin, Cessnock, Wollombi, Singleton, Broke, Scone, Maitland, Muswellbrook, Dungog, Murrurundi, Merriwa,

Famous for …

Vineyards of the Hunter Valley, lush countryside perfect for walking, bike rides and horse riding trails, fabulous fresh produce, historic villages and towns, World Heritage-listed Barrington Tops National Park and more, the Hunter is famous for its crisp, clean air and rolling countryside that undulates from gentle hilltops to rich green valleys, and for its diverse towns, dining, entertainment and attractions.

 View from Thunderbolt's Lookout, Barrington Tops National Park Image: nationalparksnsw.gov.au/Hamilton Lund

View from Thunderbolt’s Lookout, Barrington Tops National Park Image: nationalparksnsw.gov.au/Hamilton Lund

5 of the Best Family Attractions

 Mad Hatter's Tea Party in Storybook Garden Image: Hunter Valley Gardens

Mad Hatter’s Tea Party in Storybook Garden Image: Hunter Valley Gardens

Stay and Play – Hunter Region

For more information on the Hunter region of NSW, including events, click here.

For more fantastic NSW destinations head to visitnsw.com

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