Golf Days

Hunter Valley, located just a couple of hours away from Sydney, is a haven for golfers. The region is home to several world-class golf courses, making it a popular destination for golf enthusiasts. In this article, we'll be sharing with you the top five golf clubs in Lovedale and Pokolbin, as well as some of the best pubs and breweries in the area.

Ironstone Estate is an excellent place to stay when visiting Hunter Valley for a golf trip. This luxurious estate offers a range of accommodation options, including villas and suites, making it perfect for large groups of golfers. With its prime location in the heart of Hunter Valley, Ironstone Estate is a short drive away from some of the best golf courses in the region.


One of the best golf courses in the region is The Vintage Golf Club. This 18-hole golf course was designed by Greg Norman and is consistently ranked as one of the best in the country. The course features a beautiful landscape, challenging fairways, and immaculate greens, making it a must-play for any serious golfer.

Another fantastic golf course in the region is the Cypress Lakes Golf and Country Club. This 18-hole championship course features undulating fairways, challenging greens, and stunning views of the surrounding Hunter Valley region. The course is suitable for golfers of all skill levels and is a great place to spend a day on the greens.

Branxton Golf Club is another excellent option for golfers visiting Hunter Valley. This picturesque 18-hole golf course is located in the town of Branxton and features challenging fairways, wooded back nine, and excellent greens. With its convenient location just a 20-minute drive from Ironstone Estate, Branxton Golf Club is an ideal place to spend a day on the course.

For those looking to enjoy a cold beer after a long day on the golf course, there are plenty of options in the region. The Mighty Brewery in Lovedale is an excellent craft brewery that offers a range of beers, including their popular Mighty Pale Ale. The brewery also has a taproom where visitors can enjoy a cold beer and some snacks.


For those looking for something a little different, the Cessnock Supporters Club and Vincent Street Bar are both excellent options. The Cessnock Supporters Club is a popular entertainment venue that offers dining options, live entertainment, and a gaming room. Vincent Street Bar, on the other hand, is a trendy bar and restaurant that serves craft beers, cocktails, and pub-style meals.

In conclusion, Hunter Valley is a paradise for golfers, with some of the best golf courses in the country. With its range of accommodation options and excellent golf courses, Ironstone Estate is an excellent choice for golfers visiting the region. Whether you're looking for a challenging round of golf or a cold beer after a long day on the greens, Hunter Valley has something to offer everyone.

Special days when you have a small group you want to stay all together for engagement parties, hens parties, wedding anniversary, elopement wedding ceremonies, wedding receptions.


Friends and golfers in large groups also can enjoy gatherings for golf days, yoga retreats, shopping trips, book clubs, foodies, wine clubs, coffee clubs, car clubs and sports groups.

Businesses and corporates clients hold staff retreats, team building and planning sessions, end of year functions.

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