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Moss Vale Wine District - Wine, Wineries, Districts, Vineyards, Winery Tour Maps, Cellar Doors - Moss Vale, Sutton Forest in the Southern Highlands Wine Region

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climate The Moss Vale Wine District is part of the boutique Southern Highlands Wine Region, located about 130 km south-west of Sydney and west of Nowra and the Shoalhaven Coast Wine Region. Moss Vale has a delightful setting and is surrounded by rolling green pastures and hills, with tree-lined streets and wonderful gardens that thrive on the volcanic soils and the cool climate and reliable rainfall of the area. Moss Vale is renowned as a fabulous places for a week-end visit to enjoy the bed and breakfasts, the country hospitality, the wonderful local foods and delicious cool-climate wines and the divers array of arts, crafts and antique shops at the many small villages dotted throughout the district. The area has an interesting heritage that is showcased at the many historic buildings and farmhouses throughout the area. Moss Vale developed after the arrival of the railway in 1867, and Moss Vale was one of the first towns in NSW with electric lighting that was installed in the early 1900s. Today tourism, olives wines and cattle grazing are the main industries. You can catch a train to Moss Vale from Sydney and ,many local residents commute for jobs in the big smoke. Some of the local attractions, events and activities include: # Tours to visit many of the historic buildings in the area, such as the Anglican church, the Dominican convent, Kalourgan, the historic Briars Inn, that was built in 1845 # Enjoy tasting the cool-climate wines and fine foods along the Food and Wine Trail. Visiting the historic township of Bong Bong, and see Christ Church, which was consecrated in 1845.# Enjoy an historic train trip aboard the historic carriages of The Cockatoo Run that carries passengers to Robertson or to the coast stations. # Farmers Markets, Moss Vale Agricultural Show, Moss Vale Golf Course, the Southern Highlands Regional Gallery and bushwalking in the many natural areas in the district such as the Cecil Hoskins Nature Reserve near Bong Bong.

The Southern Highlands Region is home to 3 districts: Bowral ; Moss Vale ; Bundanoon.

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