Village life in modern times, Wollombi, Hunter Valley

Village life in modern times

“Beset by an ever-quickening pace of life, city-dwellers sometimes lament the loss of simpler times and contact. They needn’t, writes village-dweller Marguerite Winter. A short-break bolthole for weary city folk, along with a retirement option as well. Every state has its equivalent of the NSW Southern Highlands, where holiday homes became the places people retired…