The Hunter Valley Wine Region Sights

Hunter Valley Gardens

  • Broke and McDonalds Rds. Map It
  • Pokolbin
  • Garden/Arboretum

Published 07/22/2015

Fodor's Review

Garden lovers and those who admire beauty in general should flock to the Hunter Valley Gardens, in the heart of the Pokolbin wine-growing district. The 12 separate gardens occupy 50 acres and include European formal gardens, a Chinese Moongate garden, and a delightful children's storybook garden featuring characters such as the Mad Hatter and Jack and Jill. The gardens have a dazzling Christmas lights display each year; the park is open at night during the holiday season from 6 to 10. The adjacent complex houses restaurants, a popular pub, a hotel, a cute wedding chapel, the underground Hunter Cellars, and a selection of boutiques selling gifts as well as wonderful chocolates and fudge.

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Broke and McDonalds Rds., Pokolbin, New South Wales, 2320, Australia

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Sight Details:

  • A$26
  • Daily 9–5

Published 07/22/2015


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