LOCAL DESTINATIONS

One of history’s oldest marvels and Australia’s oldest operating Opera House, The Prince of Wales Opera House is only a 20 min drive from Mudgee. Take a deep breath and experience rich heritage, a home to over 130 heritage listed buildings.

  • Gulgong

    Gulgong

    30km drive (25 mins)

    The Gulgong district is world-famous for its clays, and a haven for potters, artists, tapestry workers, artisans and craftspeople. Find hidden treasures and local produce at the monthly Gulgong Markets on the 4th Saturday of the month.
  • Kandos

    Kandos

    65km drive (50 mins)

    Stories abound in every corner of Kandos where history and heritage are to be found. Town buildings and homes reflect the art deco period and working-class roots.
  • Rylstone

    Rylstone

    55km drive (45 mins)

    Known for its wineries, yum cha and tea house, olive estates and local gastronomic delights, Rylstone is sure to impress the fussiest of foodies.
  • Capertree Valley

    Capertree Valley

    90km drive (1hr 15mins)

    World’s second largest canyon, The Capertee Valley is abundant in flora and fauna, providing the perfect opportunity to encounter nature in a natural environment.
  • Ferntree Gully Reserve

    Ferntree Gully Reserve

    65 km drive (1hr 10 mins)

    A loop walk through western dry sclerophyll to lush rainforest in and around a deep and narrow gully of eroded sandstone rock.
  • Wollemi National Park

    Wollemi National Park

    110 km drive (1hr 49 mins)

    The World-Heritage listed Wollemi National Park with its scenic forests, towering cliffs and rivers offers stunning surrounds for the perfect camping, canoeing and hiking.
  • Goulburn River National Park

    Goulburn River National Park

    50 km

    With its dense forests and riverside setting, Goulburn National park provides picturesque camp sites and beautiful swimming spots.
  • Windamere Dam

    Windamere Dam

    24 km

    With storage capacity of over half the size of Sydney Harbour, the Windamere Dam meets major irrigation and domestic needs in the Cudgegong Valley.
  • Frog Rock

    Frog Rock

    19 km

    Frog Rock can be seen on the left hand side of the Ulan Cassilis road, 19 kilometres north of Mudgee, 1.5 kilometres past Hadabob Road
  • Farmers Market

    Farmers Market

    By buying at Mudgee Farmers’ Market, you will be accessing the freshest and most locally sourced produce as possible. You will also be contributing to the local economy and will help reduce food-miles.
    Robertson Park, 97A Market Street
  • Makers Market

    Makers Market

    Makers’ market is the place to discover a wealth of regional produce direct from farmers and food producers and also a diverse and quality range of art and handmade craftwork from individual artists within the Mudgee region. Makers’ Markets are held 4 times a year:
    • Saturdays during Easter
    • The June Long Weekend
    • The October Long Weekend
    • The first Saturday in December
    Robertson Park, 97A Market St
  • Farm Walks

    Farm Walks

    Farm Walks run on the Sunday morning following the Saturday Farmers’ Markets, between March and November. Usually the third Sunday, but not always! Tours start at 9.00am.
    84 Market Street
  • Pool Competition at the Woolpack Hotel

    Pool Competition at the Woolpack Hotel

    The Woolpack pool competition is on every Thursday night. Grab some Chinese food and enjoy the good times with a chance to win amazing cash prizes.
    67 Market St, Mudgee NSW 2850
  • Flavours of Mudgee

    Flavours of Mudgee

    Rated as one of Mudgee’s most successful events, Flavours of Mudgee is a community street festival that is held during the Wine and Food Festival in September. Celebrate amongst the energetic crowds in Mudgee CBD and taste the local flavours from over 75 stalls.
    Saturday, 18th September 2021
  • Church Markets

    Church Markets

    Visit the Church Markets on the first Saturday of every month to grab some fresh local produce including bread, cheese, and olive oils. Explore stalls that sell art & craft, handmade jewellery and handmade clothes.
     

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