Historic Wollombi village, Hunter Valley

Village boasts notable past

“FOR a small village, Wollombi has a rather large reputation as a must-see destination for visitors to the Hunter Region. To the west is the World Heritage- listed Yengo National Park and to the east is the Watagans National Park. The township’s picturesque valley location, framed by mountains, is at the junction of Wollombi Brook…

Wollombi Country Fair, every November in the Hunter Valley

A fair bet for retail relaxation

“THE streets of Wollombi are set to ripple with activity this weekend, November 3 and 4, during the Wollombi Valley Country Fair. Negro Street will be buzzing with art, craft, wine and food stalls, music and entertainment. Visitors can browse the stalls for gemstones, hats, fossils, shoes, alpaca, olive and silk products, soaps, plants, flowers,…