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Lee Kernaghan Rocks The Hunter

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By the time Lee Kernaghan was 27 he was ready to give it all up. He’d been working in the music business for 10 years; his then current gig playing covers at the local pub in Albury barely gave him enough money to survive. But Kernaghan decided to give music one last chance, and in 1991, he recorded The Outback Club. ‘Boys from the Bush’, the album’s signature track, became a mega hit, and the album won Best Country Album at the 1993 ARIA awards.



Backstage with Daryl Braithwaite

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For more than 40 years, Daryl Braithwaite has been at the heart of Australian rock ‘n’ roll. In the 70s he had us singing to the triumphant pop classic ‘Howzat’, in the 80s we were getting down to ‘One Summer’, then in the 90s came ‘The Horses’, a solid feel-good Australian anthem. We caught up with Daryl to ask him about A Day on the Green, his new album, and the most outrageous thing he’s ever had a fan do. (more…)

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Q&A with Sally Scarborough – National Sales and Marketing Manager, Scarborough Wine Co

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Sally grew up in the Hunter Valley and after a brief foray in the hospitality industry, returned to the wine fold and now works for the company her parents Ian and Merralea started in 1987. The self-confessed “chardonnay queen” – Scarborough specialises in Chardonnay – was awarded the Hunter Valley Rising Star of the Year Award in 2013. When Sally is not conducting research to find the best Chardonnay in Australia, the keen baker can be found experimenting with various cakes.



#V14 – Hunter Valley Vintage

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Words and Images by Jessica McLeish, McLeish Estate Wines

Under the intense heat of summer, the Hunter Valley looked picturesque with lush vineyards full of ripe bunches of grapes, ready for the vignerons to test before harvesting. The 2014 vintage provided consistently dry and warm days that saw the Hunter Valley’s vintage begin in January and finish incredibly early in mid-February.


Wedding Expo at Hunter Valley Gardens

Hunter Valley Gardens Wedding Fair

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We all know that planning your perfect wedding day can be a massive job, but it doesn’t have to be. If you consider having your special day levitra online cheap in the Hunter Valley, immediately you will relax knowing that you can come to the Hunter Valley Gardens Wedding Fair and our team of wedding professionals.


Villa Du Pays

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Chef cialis without prescription Ben Armstrong,

Recently returned from France where he spent the last 6 years working for world renowned chef’s The Pourcel Brothers. His role as corporate executive chef saw him traveling all over France and the World opening restaurants for the Brothers. Such restaurants as “Maison Pourcel” and “French Pavilion, universal expo 2010″ in Shanghai, “Yazhou” in Beirut, “Sea Sens, Hotel V” in Cannes, “Carre Blanc” in Palavas, France, “Dsens” in Bangkok, “Sens” in Paris. (more…)