The Hunter Region is the premium wine region of New South Wales with many well-known vineyards. The region is divided into the Lower Hunter and Upper Hunter Valley. The greatest concentration of vineyards is in the Lower Hunter.
The large concentration of wineries in the Hunter Valley makes it a major tourist destination. The climate in the Hunter Wine Region is warm and humid. This specific climate gives Hunter Valley wine a particular characteristic.
The Hunter Valley produces large varieties of fine wines, such as Chardonnay, Verdelho, Semillon and Shiraz, which are recognized for their unique Hunter regional characteristics. Hunter Semillon is acclaimed as the worlds finest, and Hunter Shiraz is an easy drinking, subtle, medium bodied red.
Stanleigh Park Wines – Hunter Valley, specialises in Chardonnay, Semillon Verdelho, and produces contemporary wines in a traditional style..