Discover Mudgee

Days away in Mudgee! Something to ponder…

Whilst we have some time at home … let’s appreciate how lucky we are live in such a beautiful country and let us show you New South Wales’ most underrated wine region of Mudgee . A great alternative to the Hunter Valley and not just for the quality wine but also the heritage buildings, wide streets, parks and country charm.

Read on to find out some best-kept secrets on how to spend time in Mudgee

Mudgee Wineries

A trip to Mudgee isn’t complete without visiting the wineries! A unique activity to make your weekend memorable is to bike to each winery. Hop on a bike and ride, the terrain is generally flat and all the wineries are close in proximity.

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Mudgee Wine & Food Festival 

If you’re visiting in September, we recommend staying during the Mudgee Wine & Food Festival! This is one of New South Wales’ longest running wine and food festivals and will feature a diverse range of events including live music, tastings, lunches, dinners and tours. With festivities kicking off on 7 September and continuing through the rest of the month, there are many chances to indulge in food and wine pairings, tastings, platters and tasting flights. Sign us up!

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Ferntree Gully Reserve

Walk through unique rainforests and western plant communities at Ferntree Gully Reserve. There are a number of walking tracks at Ferntree Gully that take you down into the cool narrow ferntree-studded valley floor, and/or around the top edge of the rocks where you can get an overview of the valley and the unusual rock formations on either side.

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Markets

Once we get back to normality, we hope to see the Mudgee Markets kick back off.Every Saturday of the month features a different local market. Peruse the markets at your own pace and discover handcrafted textiles, local produce, freshly baked bread and cakes to olive oils and cheese. All stallholders must adhere to strict guidelines, ensuring that all goods sold must come from the Mudgee Region. If you’re wanting something authentic to remember Mudgee by, you can’t go past the markets!

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Where to stay?  Parklands Resort , the perfect accommodation choice to discover Mudgee and all the region has to offer. The Parklands Resort has recently completed a stunning refurbishment on its guests rooms and wow do they look great! The refurbished rooms offer guests a luxurious experience with contemporary furnishings and stylish features including king size beds, en-suite bathrooms and verandah’s overlooking the gardens The hotel has a wide range of facilities, including an indoor swimming pool, tennis court, polo field and stables. Of course, you are just a minute away from beautiful Mudgee and The Parklands Resort is the perfect getaway if you want to check out the local wineries.

Getting there

Mudgee is an easy four hour drive from Sydney, and the drive takes you through the beautiful Blue Mountains.

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