Valleyfield Escape, Wollombi Accommodation, Buon Ricardo

Olives and oranges

“The view from the little villa’s front deck is of silvery-leafed olive trees planted in parades. It could be somewhere deep in Italy were it not for liquid ambers yellowing to autumn and the far prospect of rangy gum trees. Rather than Tuscany or Umbria, this is Wollombi Valley, with its pioneer history and important colonial…