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Top 5 Wineries to Visit in the Hunter Valley this Winter

in Local Area & Events

  21 June, 2019

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The onset of cold weather triggers a period of dormancy for grapevines....

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Top 5 Family Activities in the Hunter Valley

in Local Attractions

  08 April, 2019

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Despite it being known as a wine region, there is plenty to do for the family in the Hunter Valley! We've compiled the ultimate guide for you.

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Top 5 Things To Do In The Hunter Valley

  14 February, 2019

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Just a two-hour drive North of Sydney, the Hunter Valley is a fabulous holiday destination, whether it's for a weekend getaway or full-on week. We've compiled a guide to the Top 5 Things to Do in the Hunter Valley. Stay with us at Hunter Gateway Motel!

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Hunter Gateway Motel will now be offering a free mini bar!

in Accommodation

  22 November, 2018

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Wondering where to stay in Rutherford? Want to stay a short drive from the Hunter Valley? The Hunter Gateway Motel will now be offering a complimentary mini bar! The free mini bar will be available with the Hunter Gateway Motel joining the few hotels in H...

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The best hidden coffee spots

in Local Attractions

  28 June, 2018

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We all know the emotion that is felt when the first sip of coffee in the morning touches your soul. If you are a coffee lover like us or you just want to discover some of the espresso bars and cafes only the Hunter Valley locals know about read on

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Top winery restaurants in the Hunter Valley

in Local Attractions

  30 May, 2018


You'll be spoilt for choice when it comes to wining and dining in the Hunter Valley so we've narrowed down our top three picks for winery restaurants in the region.

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Taste Some of Australia's Finest Wines in the Hunter Valley

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  26 January, 2017

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Not far from the famous Hunter Valley vineyards and only two hours north of Sydney, our Rutherford hotel is your ideal getaway location for enjoying the finest produced wine in the country. The wineries and vineyards of the Hunter Valley cover most of the

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Attractive Hunter Valley Accommodation for Families, Couples, and Leisure Travellers

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  09 January, 2017

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Conveniently located by the Hunter Valley vineyards, our Rutherford hotel is your ideal base for enjoying the finest wineries and historic local attractions. Just an hour away from our Hunter Valley Family Accommodation is Port Stephens Beach. Situated tw

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Explore the Lush Hunter Valley Gardens

in Local Attractions

  20 December, 2016

Hunter Valley Gardens

By the foothills of the Brokeback Rangers in the centre of the Hunter vineyards, you'll discover the lush and relaxing Hunter Valley Gardens. These beautiful gardens feature over 60 acres of gorgeous colourful gardens perfect for a couples' or a family da

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Hunter Valley Family Accommodation with All the Necessities

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  07 December, 2016

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Best Western Hunter Gateway Hunter Valley Family Accommodation, located in Rutherford we offer our guests comfortable accommodation and on hand friendly staff to guarantee you a pleasurable getaway within a stone's throw away from Hunter Valley's wineries

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A Day Out at the Historic Fort Scratchley

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  28 November, 2016

Fort Scratchley

Fort Scratchley in Newcastle East, once ago a coastal defence installation, is now an exciting interactive museum perfect for a stimulating and fun family day out. Set high up on a hilltop overlooking the ocean and harbour, experience a gorgeous 360 view

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Perfectly Located Hunter Valley Family Accommodation

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  14 November, 2016

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Best Western Hunter Gateway Hunter Valley Family Accommodation, located in Rutherford we offer our guests comfortable accommodation and on hand friendly staff to guarantee you a pleasurable getaway within a stone's throw away from the Hunter Valley's best

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Holiday Accommodation and Festivities at Hunter Valley

in Local Area & Events

  21 October, 2016

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Spend the holidays with us! Here at Best Western Hunter Gateway Motel we give you a Hunter Valley family accommodation you deserve. Our Family Room is the perfect one as it has the space you need; not to mention, the bedding fit for a family of four. The

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Art, Exhibit & Ballet: Three Events you Shouldn't Miss

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  06 October, 2016

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Taking a break this November? You are welcome to stay at Best Western Hunter Gateway Motel. We offer a modern and spacious Hunter Valley Winery accommodation complete with air conditioning, ironing facilities, tea and coffee making facilities as well as L

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Get Ready for the Bitter & Twisted Boutique Beer Festival

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  27 September, 2016

Bitter Twisted Boutique Beer Festival

To celebrate its 10th year, the Bitter and Twisted Boutique Beer Festival is bringing in the biggest line up ever. Be at the Maitland Gaol on November 5 and 6 to enjoy great music, glorious food, and over 80 craft beers. Headlining this year's festival ar

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3 of the Top Hunter Valley Wedding Accommodation

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  10 September, 2016

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A wedding is a ceremony where a couple is united in marriage. Wedding traditions and customs can vary greatly in the means of cultures, religions, countries, and most of the time by social classes. In this special day, all the couples tend to celebrate th

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Hunter Valley Family Accommodation

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  25 August, 2016

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Are you looking for a romantic escape for two with an open fire, swimming pool with a stunning mountain views? We will let you pick from a self-contained Hunter Valley house, cabin, villa or guesthouse. In Hunter Valley Family Accommodation you'll find a

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Unwind at the Best Rutherford NSW Accommodation

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  12 August, 2016

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Hunter Gateway Motel is a Rutherford NSW Accommodation situated in Rutherford. Its stylishly designed modern rooms are the ideal place to stay for people who want to easily access the wineries, vineyards and historic attractions of Hunter Valley Region. I

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Booking a Hunter Valley Family Accommodation Best Western Hunter Gateway Motel

in Local Attractions

  22 July, 2016

The Garden Cellars

Best Western Hunter Gateway Motel is situated in Rutherford. It is stylishly designed modern rooms are the ideal place to stay for people who want to easily access the most attractive scenic spots and historic attractions of Hunter Valley Region. If you w

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Easy Tips On Finding The Best Hunter Valley Family Accommodation

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  04 July, 2016

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Traveling can be such a rewarding experience. Whether traveling to a new city or a new country, the road is always full of new adventures and new sights to see. Any trip can be made better by keeping a few basic travel guidelines in mind. You'll find a li

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Tintillia Estate Long Lunch

in Local Area & Events

  27 June, 2016

Tintilla Estate

Treat yourself to a luxurious lunch at Tintilla Estate on September 10 from 12pm to 5pm. The long lunch will be held at Tintilla Estate - 725 Hermitage Road Pokolbin NSW. Join the Tintilla Family for a truly enjoyable Long Lunch on the deck here at Tintil

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Cazador Duet - Classical Guitar Concert

in Local Area & Events

  10 June, 2016

Cazador Duet Classical Guitar Concert

Cazador is Spanish for Hunter! Tristan Bradley and Michael Kells, guitars, will present a concert titled 'Musical Translation - Music for guitar duet' They will take you on an odyssey through the styles of Latin inspired music for guitar. Journey to Cuba

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Dye Hard Fun Run

in Local Area & Events

  24 May, 2016

Dye Hard Fun Run

The Dye Hard Colour Run works a bit like a flour fight. We spray or throw coloured powder throughout the course at a number of colour stations. We blow it in the air, spray or squirt it from bottles to create a rainbow of colour for you to walk, jog or st

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Book our Hunter Valley Family Accommodation

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  10 May, 2016

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Treat yourself to a much-needed break and enjoy a holiday in Rutherford near Hunter Valley. Bring your family and friends along. Enjoy the wine country and other unique experiences in Rutherford. Our Hunter Valley Family Accommodation offers fine rooms. O

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Go on a Getaway in Hunter Valley

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  26 April, 2016

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Have a fantastic time as you explore the wine country that is Hunter Valley. With exquisite wines, beautiful vineyards, tantalising cuisine and the freshest local produce, a trip to Hunter Valley will satisfy your cravings and leave you wanting more. One

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The Singleton Festival

in Events

  14 April, 2016

Singleton Festival

The Singleton Festival is a dynamic biennial event that transforms the town into a visual, acoustic and delectable feast! The Singleton Festival is just as much about family fun as anything else. This is an opportunity to expose young ones to all sorts of

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Ideal Accommodation Near Hunter Valley

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  19 March, 2016

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Indulge with a gastronomical adventure in Hunter Valley. Sample exquisite wine and enjoy the finest food. Woven into the wine experience are countless active relaxing activities such as golf, and spas, wine food schools as well as gardens aerial activitie

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Hunter Valley Wine and Food Festival

in Local Area & Events

  04 March, 2016

Hunter Valley Wine Festival

Hunter Valley Wine Food Festival is back and it's bigger than ever spanning two months to include some of our favourite returning events and some great new additions. Don't miss the Hunter Valley Wine and Food Festival. If you're a foodie or a wine connoi

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Cold Chisel - One Night Stand!

in Events

  09 December, 2015

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The legendary Cold Chisel have announced their One Night Stand tour of Australia, at Hope Estate this Saturday December 12th. They will be joined by The Living End! With a history that spans forty years and a reputation forged through blistering live show

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