Welcome to the Hunter Valley, Australia’s oldest wine region. Just two hours’ drive from Sydney, and in close proximity to the major centres of Maitland, Newcastle and the Central Coast. Best known as a romantic and fun escape, where couples, families and friends discover acclaimed wineries and cellar doors, as well as world-class restaurants, outdoor concerts and festivals, local produce, championship golf courses, luxe day spas, and many other adventures.
Nestled here in one of Australia's most scenic wine regions, is the picturesque township of Ellalong, where Cedar Ridge residents are locals. 15 minutes drive beyond Ellalong, is the city of Cessnock, and the gateway to Hunter Valley wine country, and wine making towns such as Pokolbin, Lovedale, Mount View, and Broke.
Whether you choose to spend your days lazing in your backyard, or beyond, you'll be spoilt for choice of activities in this dynamic, yet idyllic region.
Essential services such as major retailers, banking, postal, cafe's and restaurants, hotels, libraries, local produce markets, public parks and pools, and schools are all accessible locally in Ellalong, and in nearby Cessnock.