Take to the skies for a different perspective of one of NSW's favourite wine and food regions.
While Orange gets more than its fair share of food-and-wine-tourism attention, its neighbour in the NSW central west offers plenty to rival the Apple City.
Visitors find they have more than enough on their plates in Mudgee, writes Lynne Whiley.
Lynne Whiley finds one of Mudgee's newest self-contained cottage stays well-suited to families and couples alike.
Nikki Marshall walks a little taller in the knowledge that she's staying at a boutique hotel that's the talk of the town.
A former dance hall charms Bellinda Kontominas with its grandeur and warmth.
Geesche Jacobsen finds attentive service and modern comforts in a heritage surgery.
Mudgee's historic 1865 Mechanics Institute building has been transformed with stunning effect.