Stomp! Wines Fireside Tasting July 2019

  stomp! Fireside Tastings are the perfect opportunity to pull out your warmest winter woollies, don your beanie & boots & join us at stomp! wines. The fires will be burning, platters of local charcuterie & cheeses will be available…

Hunter Valley Pet Friendly Accommodation

  To many of us our pets are as much a part of the family as the people so it’s sometimes nice to take them along when we travel. That’s not always possible or easy and conditions at the destination…

Hunter Valley Weddings: The Story of the Lovedale Chapel

Many visitors to the Hunter Valley have driven past the picturesque little white church on Lovedale Road and wondered about the story behind it. The Lovedale Wedding Chapel was built in 2004 by Bob Carmichael in the style of an…

Kid’s Activities in the Hunter Valley

Things to Do in the School Holidays   Lovedale in the Hunter Valley is a great place to spend some valuable time with all the family during the July 2018 NSW School  Holidays. There is a wonderful variety of family…

The History of Lovedale, Hunter Valley

Lovedale, in the Hunter Valley, NSW, is often referred to as the “Heart of the Hunter”. The beautiful region is renowned not just for its family-owned and operated cellar doors and award winning wines but also for its community spirit…

Family Friendly Activities in Lovedale

The April school holidays are upon us and there are plenty of activities for kids in the Hunter Valley! Hunter Valley Gardens Hunter Valley Gardens is always a popular spot in the school holidays for a great day out with…

Lillino’s Restaurant Hunter Valley: The Making of a Dream:

Lillino’s Restaurant. Six years ago, one of Lovedale’s most treasured restaurants opened its doors for the first time. Read more to find out how one man’s vision turned the dream into a reality. The Making of a Dream “Well, who…

Winter Wonderland High Tea

Embrace the winter chill and warm up in the Hunter Valley at our spectacular Winter Wonderland High Tea this school holidays. Let the kids and the ‘kids at heart’ indulge in delectable treats from finger sandwiches to gourmet pastries and…

Lovedale Pie and Wine Pairing Experience 2017

The 2017 Lovedale Pie and Wine Pairing Experience is underway and is proving extremely popular with visitors to the Hunter Valley! Read more below about the fabulous food and wine pairings available only during the months of May and June….

Fun Run in the Hunter Valley 2017

Join us for the 2017 Fun Run in the Hunter Valley! Who said you can’t drink wine AND exercise? We bet you’ve never run a race quite like the Grapest 5k Run!   What is it? A wine and running…

Hunter Valley Wine Festival 2017

The fifth annual Hunter Valley Wine Festival is set to be the biggest on record. The Festival will take place on June 24 from 11am – 5pm at the Crowne Plaza Hunter Valley in Lovedale. The Festival brings together the…

John Farnham Rocks the Hunter Valley

John Farnham in the Hunter Valley Hope Rocks – Saturday 8th April 2017 Hope Estate – Pokolbin Headlined by the artist simply recognised as ‘The Voice’, the Hunter Valley will be gifted with all the classics from the iconic JOHN…

Christmas and New Year’s Eve in the Hunter Valley

Looking to find the perfect venue for your Christmas or New Year’s Eve celebrations in the Hunter Valley? Crowne Plaza Hunter Valley is offering fabulous Christmas day menus  to celebrate this special day. And why not celebrate the end of 2016 and…

Sabor Tea Room Grand Opening

Sabor Tea Room is the Hunter Valley’s premier Tea House where you will enjoy the ultimate High Tea experience.   The Lovedale Tea Room is set on a 26 acre property with a beautiful country outlook. Enjoy a relaxed atmosphere…

Crowne 2 Crowne Cycle Classic

Crowne 2 Crowne Cycle Classic | Newcastle to Hunter Valley The Crowne 2 Crowne Cycle Classic is a bike ride raising funds and awareness for the Westpac Rescue Helicopter and promoting the Newcastle and Hunter Valley region. Riders can be elite…

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