Our Tours

Foodie’s delight

Indulge your inner foodie as you discover the fine wines and culinary delights of Australia’s famous Hunter Valley. Set out from Sydney on a full-day small-group tour, stopping to enjoy tours and tastings at three of the region’s most prestigious boutique wineries. Along the way, tuck into lunch (included) at a local restaurant, sample regional cheeses and chocolates, and visit The Hunter Distillery.

Highlights

  • Full-day wine tasting tour of the Hunter Valley with pick-up from your Newcastle or Hunter accommodation

  • Wine tasting at four boutique wineries

  • Sample regional cheeses, chocolates and fudges

  • Gourmet lunch at a choice of local restaurants

Wine Lovers Tour

Wine Lovers Tour

Explore the oldest wine-producing region in Australia — the Hunter Valley — on a full-day tour from Sydney. Expect an insider’s peek at a vineyard and wine tastings at several wineries, plus you’ll hear informative commentary from your guide about Hunter Valley’s wines and winemakers. You can even choose to sample some handcrafted local beers. You’ll also enjoy a chef-prepared lunch that includes scrumptious dishes served with select wines. Top off your Hunter Valley wine-tasting tour with a stop at Hunter Valley Gardens before returning to Sydney.

  • Full-day guided wine tour to Hunter Valley, with pick-up from Hunter or Newcastle accommodation

  • Visit wineries including Hunter Valley Resort, and McGuigan Wines

  • Sample a variety of wines during three wine tastings

  • Enjoy a lunch paired with selected wines

  • Get the inside scoop about the valley and its wineries from your experienced and friendly guide

  • Stroll through gorgeous gardens or check out the boutique village at Hunter Valley Gardens

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off from selected Sydney hotels

Get in touch for pricing and further details.

Lunch Options:

ROCHE ESTATE: A variety of options to choose from, including Goldfish Restaurant, Oishii

Japanese restaurant and Hunter Valley Smelly Cheese Shop

MATILDA BAY BREWHOUSE – Burgers, pasta and pizza and twelve amazing craft brews

HOPE ESTATE – Gourmet shared pizzas with beer paddles and/or wine.

BODEGA CYPRESS LAKES – One course lunch with wine.

MATILDA BAY BREWHOUSE – Burgers with craft beer paddles.

EMERSONS CAFE & RESTAURANT – One course lunch with wine at a chef hatted restaurant.

VILLA DU PAYS LEOGATE ESTATE – Gourmet two course feast style lunch with wine.

CELLAR RESTAURANT – Two course lunch with wine plus breads on arrival.

HARKHAM WINES POPUP RESTAURANT – Latino street food experience including tapas, sliders & churros with Harkham wines & sangria.

HUNTERS QUARTER – Gourmet two course set menu with wine

Lovedale Long Lunch

The Lovedale Long Lunch is a progressive style lunch where food and wine lovers are invited to discover the wonders of Lovedale. Each May, a decadent line up of the Hunter Valley’s leading chefs team up with seven of Lovedale’s finest wineries and local entertainment for a weekend of foodie fun.

Gather a group of friends, stay in Lovedale accommodation, build your itinerary, book a bus and enjoy a fun and relaxing weekend away at the Hunter Valley’s biggest food and wine event of the year.

The next Lovedale Long Lunch takes place on Saturday 19th & Sunday 20th May 2018.

A Day On The Green

Good food, fine wine and great music in magnificent locations. Welcome to A Day on the Green at Bimbadgen Estate!

A glittering array of International and Australian stars have performed during the past 14 years providing unforgettable musical memories. A Day on the Green is far more than a concert event, it is an “experience” and that is what sets it apart from other winery concerts.

Playing a series of a day on the green outdoor concerts this year are sought-after performers Simple Minds & The B-52s with special guests, Models and Machinations.

Sydney Theatre

Organise a group to visit the latest show at Capitol Theatre or any of the other venues in Sydney. Coast & Country Tours will get you there on time and pick you up after the show. Why not include some time in Sydney for shopping beforehand or visit some of the museums? Mamma Mia, Kinky Boots and The Wizard of Oz are all playing at Capitol Theatre this year.

Concert & Theatre Tours

Coast & Country Tours can arrange transport to and from major events in the Hunter Valley, Sydney and other locations.