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The Hunter Region is a magnificent area to host a magical winter wedding with the people you love. Now is the perfect time to take advantage of the exclusive WINTER SPECIALS below…

Bay Views Weddings & Functions – Special winter wedding packages just $79pp. Book your waterfront wedding for June, July or August at Bayviews and receive a BONUS dinner for 2 at Brownsugar Restaurant valued at $200!

Hunter Valley Gardens & The Barrel Room at Tempus Two – Book your wedding reception during June, July or August and receive your chapel or garden ceremony worth $1200 for free!

Bistro Molines – Book a wedding at Bistro Molines during June, July or August and enjoy an overnight stay at Little Orchard Cottage on us! The most tranquil and picturesque location for your wedding night.

Mercure Resort Hunter Valley Gardens – If you hold your Wedding Reception in the Winter Months of June, July or August receive a 10% discount off your reception package. Conditions Apply.

Harbourview Function Centre – Centrally located on Newcastle Harbour Foreshore, boasting wonderful views of one of Newcastle’s most unique and celebrated features. Celebrate your special day with our substantially discounted Winter Wedding Packages starting from $83pp.

Silo Restaurant & Lounge – With its outstanding Boardwalk location and flawless panoramic water views, Silo is the ideal venue for your wedding reception. Book your wedding in June, July or August and you will receive a beverage package upgrade. Conditions apply. Click here to read more.

Autumn in the Vineyards Bridal Expo in the Heart of the Hunter Wine Country. Proudly presented by Hunter Wedding Grapevine Sunday May 1st 2011 10am -3pm.

Around 60 exhibitors in 4 fabulous locations including Tamburlaine Members Lodge, Linemans Ben Ean Fuction Centre, Sebel Kirkton park and Peppers Creek Barrel Room.

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NEWCASTLE HERALD Monday, February 21, 2011 By Phillip O’Neill

FRANKIE crooned to us that love and marriage go together like a horse and carriage. Ask the local gentry, he sang, and they will say it’s elementary.

So I asked the local gentry about weddings in the Hunter Valley, and they told me the wedding industry is booming. According to industry figures, Newcastle and the Hunter Valley host about 2000 weddings each year, large and small, local couples and visitors, big family occasions and care free elopers. Click here to read more.

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