Situated in the Hunter Valley below Barrington Tops, this historic property was settled in 1828 by Welshman, Charles Boydell. Enjoy a break in the grand old Federation homestead with views of the Allyn River and Valley – just a two-hour drive north of

VACY developed as a private town on land granted to John Cory Snr. in 1828. Gilbert Cory inherited his father’s estate. Vacy remained in the Cory family until subdivision and subsequent sale in 1927.

Enjoy spectacular views to the Barrington Tops, one of Australia’s largest and awe-inspiring national parks or to the Pacific Ocean.
This world class resort has over 405 ha (1,000 acres) of natural adventureland featuring an amazing variety of flora & fauna.

Set in the foothills of the forests – Romance Retreat Relax Revive. We are within walking distance from Chichester Dam, horseriding, restaurant and bush walks. The nearby forests with cascading falls, lookouts, rainforest walks varying from easy to “for the fittest only”. Also there are some great (2WD & 4WD) drives and Gresford has 3 boutique wineries, some with picnic facilities ! A pleasant drive away are the historic villages of Morpeth, Clarence Town, Stroud and Paterson.

Visit some of the numerous historic sites and explore the World Heritage Listed Barrington Tops National Park and the beautiful Paterson and Allyn River valleys. Today, visitors to the Gresford district can meet the local vignerons and sample fine wines and organically grown produce. Quality accommodation, in historic buildings or new eco-friendly lodges, provides a quiet getaway in a unique environment off the regular tourist routes. Most often, you will be met by the owners and treated to an intimate, personalised

A little bit of heaven amidst the gum trees, on top of the world. It is a place to relax, restore, receive blessings, refreshment and healing. Experience the mountaintop, bush-land wilderness. Situated in the Hunter Valley Region of NSW on the top of a mountaintop ridge that overlooks pastureland views all the way to Newcastle. Stockton Beach and the Pacific Ocean are visible from the balcony and master bedroom.