Food and wine in Maitland
Set on the Hunter River and surrounded by fertile plains Maitland is abundant with great food and wine experiences.
The city is surrounded by pretty countryside, so enjoy strolling along the river walk precinct to admire the Hunter River, dine by the riverbank at a cafe or head to a stylish heritage pub.
Don't miss the Maitland Regional Art Gallery or National Trust-listed Grossmann House to gain an insight into Maitland’s cultural heritage. Close by are many fine cellar doors where you can sample local boutique wine, including fruit wines made from fresh local produce.
Of the major towns of the Hunter Valley, Maitland retains many historic buildings that date back to the earliest years of colonial Australia. Nearby towns that are worth visiting include Pokolbin and Cessnock.