Sandy Hollow


James Estate in Sandy Hollow

When visiting to Sandy Hollow, you'll be hard-pressed to miss the name James Estate. The cellar door at James Estate Wines is open seven days a week. When you've finished sampling this local drop, you can head out on the James Estate Ridge Walk. If you prefer to take in the local scenery, including the working winery and vineyard, on two wheels, the James Estate Mountain Bike Trails are at your beck and call, too.

  • SHIMANO Mountain bike race, Sandy Hollow
  • James Estate Ridge Walk, Sandy Hollow

About Sandy Hollow

One of the delightful villages in the Upper Hunter, Sandy Hollow is situated on the Golden Highway, bordering Wollemi National Park. The dramatic sandstone hills of the Giant's Leap overshadow this quiet township 255 km north of Sydney. Choose from a range of comfortable accommodation when you're in town.

Finding fun things to do here is easy, too. Join a bushwalking, winery, or Aboriginal sites tour. It's also a great place to explore, with easy access to scenic national parks, meandering country drives, and wine trails. Bring a bike and head out along easy cycling trails in the local area – try the James Estate Mountain Bike Trails. Or, if walking is your thing, enjoy the James Estate Ridge Walk for stunning national park views. Pack your car boot with wine from the boutique wineries of the region or follow the circular drive along scenic Bylong Valley Way and into Goulburn River National Park.


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