Make it Maitland

Discover a charming region with a rich history, emerging food scene, thriving arts community, boutique accommodation and packed events calendar. You’ll find all this just two hours from Sydney or 40 minutes from Newcastle, on the banks of the picturesque Hunter River. The charming city of Maitland makes for a captivating escape.



There’s always something happening around Maitland, from festivals to markets, workshops, concerts and exhibitions. Don’t miss the Aroma Coffee and Chocolate Festival in August, Riverlights Multicultural Festival in October and the Bitter &Twisted Boutique Beer Festival in November.