If your idea of a great getaway involves food, wine and romantic rural setting, head west to the Country NSW region of Orange.
The Orange region is renowned for its produce and cool climate wines, both of which are showcased in Australia’s longest running food festival, Orange F.O.O.D (Food of Orange District) Week held annually in April.
The birthplace of Banjo Paterson, with its rich agricultural land, undulating hills and inspiring setting is bound to bring out the poet in anyone. Soak up the rich heritage and culture of Orange with a self-guided heritage trail, ambling along country streets taking in local architecture and attractions.
Orange is the ideal place for food lovers to meet the maker, chat with a vigneron and discover the best places to eat and drink. You’ll also find plenty of places to stay from camping, charming B&B’s to luxury hotels for the perfect weekend getaway.
Here’s everything you need to know about Orange to make the most of your next Orange getaway.