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Sightseeing and landmarks in Hunter Region

History museums

History Museum
“60 Minutes - Home of Inner Light Tea Rooms - Amazing Views - Fantastic Food and thoroughly Interesting Maritime Museum - Highly Recommended”
  • 6 locals recommend

Scenic lookouts

Scenic Lookout
“Don't miss out on this beautiful walk while taking in the stunning surroundings. Approximately 30 - 40 minutes by car from Medowie”
  • 50 locals recommend
Scenic Lookout
“Connecting to Bathers Way is the poignant Newcastle Memorial Walk. Suspended above the sea, this scenic bridge and walkway was built to commemorate the centenary of the ANZACs (Australian and New Zealand Army Corps) and honor the fallen soldiers. You can also spot whales from here during their annual migration, from late May through early November.”
  • 31 locals recommend
Scenic Lookout
“It gives you am amazing perspective of the area. On a good day you can see the Myall Lakes.”
  • 16 locals recommend
Scenic Lookout
“This lookout at the end of Mount View Road gives a fine view over the Mount View Valley including Wynella.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Scenic Lookout
  • 1 local recommends
Scenic Lookout
Scenic Lookout
“Go for a walk under along the breakwall, past the lighthouse and Nobbys Beach.”
  • 1 local recommends

Historic sites

Historic Site
“About a 30 minute drive from Medowie you'll find Maitland Gaol. Take a guided tour by an old prison warden and a trip down memory lane. Lots of stories to be told....”
  • 8 locals recommend
Park
“Walka Water Works, as well as being a popular picnic and recreation area in the Maitland district, is also steeped in history that gives it a special place in the Lower Hunter’s heritage. The complex features its pumphouse with striking chimney and ornate brickwork and is one of the largest and most intact 19th Century industrial complexes in the Hunter Valley. The large lake area with over 140 species of birdlife and walking trails surround the lake. Picnic and barbeque facilities are available and there is a children’s playground area at the old pumping station built in 1887. The area is also available for outdoor weddings and functions.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Church
“Visit Newcastle’s many churches! - Sacred heart cathedral - Christ church cathedral contemporary churches - Hillsong Newcastle - The Grainery Church - New Vine - Maryland ”
  • 6 locals recommend

Libraries

Library
“Where else could you find "The mothers -the matriarchal theory of social origins" by Robert Briffault?”
  • 3 locals recommend
Library
“Local Library. Tourist information is in same building, as well as special museum style exhibitions.”
  • 1 local recommends
Library
“great little library, run by local volunteers - supported by Lake Macquarie Council ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Library
“Free Wifi. Average collection of books and DVDs. I have a library card as well if you want to borrow. Kid Friendly. ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Library
“The Australian Army Infantry Museum (AAIM) is the custodian of Infantry Corps history and its customs and traditions. The Museum's collection ranges from the Australia's pre federation state colonial armies and their first deployments overseas in the nineteenth century through to today’s twenty first century diggers. For information on prices and hours visit www.infantrymuseum.com.au Address: Hamilton Vc Dr, Singleton Military Area NSW 2331 Phone: (02) 6575 0257”
  • 2 locals recommend
Library
  • 1 local recommends
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  • 1 local recommends
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