The Hunter Valley is 90 minutes north of Sydney. It is one of Australia’s major wine regions and a popular wedding destination for many Brides and Grooms. With a viticultural history dating back to the early 1800s. Known for varieties such as Semillon and Shiraz, it’s home to numerous wineries, including world-renowned brands and family-run boutique operations. Most are located south of the Hunter River and offer cellar door wine tastings and vineyard tours.