Welcome to Branxton, Greta . A beautiful little corner of the valley and a chance to explore the heritage, culture and some of Australia's winemaking origins.
Branxton and Greta have retained all of their historical charm, with fine colonial architecture and friendly locals. A great place to visit when travelling the New England Highway. The townships of Branxton and Greta are located on the New England Highway between Cessnock, Maitland and Singleton and on the northern end of Wine Country Drive. Steeped in history, country charm and hospitality, Branxton and Greta are the northern gateways to the world-renowned Hunter Valley Wine Country.
WHERE ARE WE?
Branxton is the northern gate to Tourist Drive 33 (TD33), an alternative route to Sydney and the world famous Hunter Valley Wine Country. TD33 is an 114km drive along some of Australia’s oldest convict trails and featuring spectacular rural vistas. With the opening of the M15 Hunter Expressway, Branxton Greta is undergoing rapid change and we are up for the challenge, welcoming the $1.5 billion Huntlee planned town development, providing many employment and business opportunities for residents and local businesses of Branxton Greta.
THINGS TO DO:
Both Branxton and Greta enjoy the reputation of being idyllic rural settlements to live, work and play. Branxton is also a popular destination for RV tourists with a selection of caravan parks located in Wine Country. The hotels in Branxton Greta are the perfect example of rural Australian pub culture. The new Branxton Heritage Walk gives visitors a fun, interactive experience as they learn all about the rich history of the region. Enjoy farm animals, horseriding adventures in Rothbury, East Branxton skate park for the kids, yoga and massage.
More information: http://www.branxtongreta.com.au
Dashville is a unique, pristine bushland venue. As host of music festivals The Gum Ball, Dashville Skyline and Thrashville, it has become a cultural hub for lovers of good music, food and family memories.
103 Kirkton Road, Lower Belford
Cedar Cottages, tastefully decorated, secluded among tall shady gum trees in natural bush land, providing peace and privacy in self contained comfort.
Guests: 1 - 26 Bathrooms: 4+
234 Tuckers Lane, North Rothbury
Hunter Valley Way is one of the newest self drive tours on the eastern seaboard of NSW. Starting at the M1 at Freeman’s Water Hole in Lake Macquarie and finishing at the end of the Hunter Valley in Merriwa on the Golden Highway.
Freeman's Waterhole - Kurri Kurri - Broke -Merriwa
Lochinvar House is a farmstay bed & breakfast offering guests the opportunity to experience a rural retreat in historic accommodation which is close to the New England Highway, Hunter Expressway and a multitude of local vineyards and restaurants.
1204 New England Highway, Lochinvar
Merewether Homestead is nestled on 2.5 acres and boasts 4 spacious bedrooms, including main with a large ensuite, 3 living areas, including large theatre room with comfortable reclining lounges and large 3D TV.
Guests: 10 Bathrooms: 2+
2 Merewether Close, North Rothbury
Come along and hunt for treasures from our stalls.
OPENING HOURS: 9:00am - 3:00pm
Corner Station Street & Maitland Street, Branxton
At The Ponderosa you are right near the Freeway exit/entry, close to shops and just up the way from the vineyards. The best of all worlds. This gorgeous house has all the best finishes and fittings, and would be enjoyed by those who enjoy the finer things.
Guests : 1 - 6 Bathrooms : 3
Quietly located a short drive from the awarded Pokolbin wineries, The Table Guesthouse is perfect for anyone wanting a weekend away and looking for something unique and warming.
Guests : 1 - 6 Bathrooms: 3
4 Water Street, Greta
Planning a visit to Hunter Valley Wine Country and hoping to take the road less travelled? Why not enjoy a scenic drive on Tourist Drive 33, along the Great North Road or Convict Trail, and through the beautiful NSW countryside. Tourist Drive 33 is the scenic gateway to the spectacular Hunter Valley stretching from the Peats Ridge exit on the M1 near Sydney, to Branxton in the heart of wine cou...
Calga - Wollombi - Cessnock - Pokolbin - Branxton
Branxton House Motel
69 New England Highway, Branxton. PH: 02 4938 3099.
Branxton Inn ARThouse
31-35 Maitland Road, Branxton . PH: 0404 339 476.
Excellence Laser Clinic
34 Brokenback Road, Branxton. PH: 0429 953 564.
356 Tuckers Lane, North Rothbury. PH: 0427 168 812.