Molong

Discover heritage charm and cellar doors in Molong, a delightful rural town in the beautiful Orange region with the main street classified by the National Trust. You’ll find many splendid colonial buildings in the pretty town, a short drive northwest of Orange. Enjoy galleries and gift shops, such as Jayes Gallery and Cafe.

The Orange wine region is acclaimed for cool-climate wines and just outside of Molong you'll find award-winning Printhie Wines. A short drive southeast of Molong is Borenore and the cellar doors of Faisan Estate Wines and Orange Mountain Wines.

The Old Convent Borenore - Orange FOOD Week, Orange

For lovers of premium apple cider, Borenore is also home to champion cider maker Small Acres Cyder. You can taste various ciders made from local apples in the tasting room on weekends, and enjoy special food and cider events during the Orange Wine Festival in spring and the Orange F.O.O.D week in autumn.

There are many more fascinating things to do and see in the area, such as Yuranigh's Aboriginal Grave Historic Site, a Wiradjuri Aboriginal who was colonial explorer and surveyor Sir Thomas Mitchell’s assistant.

The whimsical Animals on Bikes scenic drive, northwest of Molong, is a great way to travel to Yeoval, where famous poet Banjo Paterson grew up and home to the Banjo Paterson … More than a Poet Exhibition.

South of Molong are ancient limestone caves in the Borenore Karst Conservation Area. Bring a torch so you can see the stalactites, stalagmites, columns and flowstones inside, followed by a BBQ or picnic in the Borenore picnic area.

Passengers

Fly into Orange Airport

Orange Airport is 15km from Orange’s town centre. Make the short trip into the city using the taxi services at the terminal or ride-sharing Uber. Alternatively, rent a car from the hire services available at the airport and explore the region at your own pace.

There are direct flights from Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane to Orange.

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