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Visit our blog and find out more about Hunter Valley attractions, local events, food and wine, and the Wollombi Valley.

Drawing back the Wollombi Curtain

30 October 2018|

Having relocated from a large city to small rural village Murray and I have learned that the main difference, apart from size, is that development and progress in a small town has to be initiated

Sculpture in the Vineyards 2018

26 September 2018|

‘Sculpture in the Vineyards’, is back for its 16th year, from 2nd to 18th November 2018! Now a firm fixture on the ‘Destination NSW’ calendar of events, the exhibition features creative works by some of

Introducing our new Babymoon package!

29 July 2018|

We are now offering a new intensely-relaxing luxury getaway tailored specifically for the expecting couple – the ‘Somewhere Unique’ Babymoon package! Before the arrival of a bundle of joy, couples can now indulge in a

Make a Weekend of Wollombi Market Days!

25 June 2018|

Most country towns offer periodic markets, but no other town has a market like Wollombi! The Markets are held in the Wollombi Cattle Saleyards (2978 Payne’s Crossing Road), adjacent to the historic Wollombi village on

#somewhere_unique

27 May 2018|

Although we all complain about the distraction and interruption to daily life that our iPhone, iPad and laptop obsessions cause, it is often easy to overlook that the online world, and specifically social media, serves

Growing Local Expertise

26 April 2018|

The only way that maintaining a 20 acre property was going to work was with a strict demarcation of labour between Murray and me. Consequently, Murray has responsibility for everything ‘inside’, and I have responsibility

Where There is Love, There is Life

22 February 2018|

In generations past, couples would usually marry in their local church, and then celebrate at a local hall or restauarant. In the age of adventure and travel, however, ‘destination’ weddings’ have become a preferred option

Refreshing Luxury

15 November 2017|

‘Somewhere Unique’ has only 5-star ratings by our guests on TripAdvisor. Similarly, our guests have been equally as generous on Facebook. Although we are incredibly proud of the consistently positive reviews from our guests we

Wollombi 2017 Sculpture in the Vineyards

30 October 2017|

‘Somewhere Unique’ is a proud sponsor of the ‘Wollombi 2017 Sculpture in the Vineyards’. Currently in its 15th year, the event runs from Saturday 28 October to Sunday 3 December, and exhibits are staged in

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