Food and wine in Muswellbrook
Muswellbrook is a vibrant country town surrounded by vineyards and horse studs. It straddles the Hunter River in the fertile wine-growing region of the Upper Hunter. Enjoy the local produce while you take in the natural beauty of the surrounding wilderness.
- Saturday 1 February 2014 Newcastle Permanent's Cinema Under the Stars
Newcastle Permanent's Cinema Under theggg
Muswellbrook is a charming rural town in the Upper Hunter surrounded by a clutch of wineries that offer cellar door tastings. There’s a range of quality accommodation here, including motels, farm stays and country cottages both in and around Muswellbrook.
There are lots of things to see and do in this part of the Hunter; start with a visit to the Muswellbrook Visitor Information Centre. Be sure to taste-test produce from award-winning wineries and olive farms on the Upper Hunter Wine Trail.
If you enjoy history, take a stroll down memory lane on the Muswellbrook Heritage Walk and see fine buildings dating back to the mid-1800s. The Muswellbrook Regional Arts Centre is worth a visit, too.
Discover magnificent national parks, including Wollemi National Park – home of the prehistoric Wollemi Pine – and World Heritage-listed Barrington Tops. Lake Liddell, just 15 km south of Muswellbrook, is a great place to fish, picnic or camp.