The Orara Valley Wine District is located in the Hinterland area extending north from Coffs Harbour. The valley is full of surprises including several boutique wineries, arts and craft, local food outlets and lovely cafes and restaurants in the array of small villages in the area. the village of Nana Glen has two wineries and two delightful cafes. The Kia-Ora organic farm is also in this area. You can drive north down the valley to Glenreagh and on to Grafton, or take the Bucca Road through the Wedding Bells State Forest which eventually leads to Coffs Harbour. There are some delightful bush walking tracks and picnic areas in the forest. The Orara Valley is just over the hill from Coffs Harbour and is well worth visiting in your own car or as part of a local tour. All the attractions and activities
of Coffs Harbour are closeby providing for a variety of holiday experiences to suit every taste. The local boutique wineries include: Orara Vale Vineyard, Friday Creek Retreat produces Chambourcin Red, Chambourcin Rose and Verdhelo under the Munoz wine range, Kia Ora Organic Winery and Raleigh Vineyard and Winery.
The North Coast Wine Region is divided into seven districts for mapping and listing purposes: The local wine districts are: Coffs Harbour ; Kempsey ; Nambucca heads ; Bellingen ; Dorrigo ; Orara Valley ; Woolgoolga.
Friday Creek, NSW 267 Friday Creek Road, Upper Orara NSW 2450
Friday Creek is a luxurious 5 star hideaway set on one hundred acres in a small tranquil valley. You can relax and unwind in a private cottage surrounded by bush, yet be only a short drive (17 km) from Coffs Harbour and its beautiful beaches and restaurants. Friday Creek has nine individually styled, self-contained cottages built from stone, earthbrick and timber; seven with one bedroom and two wi...
Two Tails Wines, NSW 963 Orara Way, Nana Glen NSW 2450
Two Tails Wines is an award winning family owned boutique vineyard located in the village of Nana Glen, within the beautiful Orara Valley 20 minutes West of Coffs Harbour. Visitors are able to enjoy a range of locally produced wines made from grapes grown on site. Two Tails vineyard has been operational for 30 years and showcases a unique variety of grapes such as Villard Blanc, Chambourcin, Jaquez along with other more familiar styles like a chardonnay & muscat. Entering our cellar door, visitors are met by one of our helpful and engaging staff and are welcome to enjoy a wine tasting conducted by one of our experienced sommeliers.