By Anketell

Anketell Forest and surrounds

National Parks and Nature Reserves within 30min – 90min drive

Bald Rock– 60 mins north
Basket Swamp – 60 mins north
Bolivia Hill – 10 mins east
Boonoo Boonoo – 60 mins north
Gibraltar Range – 75 mins east
Girraween – 70 mins north
Kings Plains – 60 mins west
Torrington – 25 mins west
Washpool – 75 mins east

Wineries

Here are some local recommendations from Anketell Forest. Check opening hours with venue.

  • Kurrajong Downs Vineyard, Tenterfield (Est 1996 – Bruxner Hwy, east of Tenterfield) – Vineyard, cellar door, and restuarant. Ph: 02 6736 4590
  • Deetswood Wines, Tenterfield (Est 1996 – Washpool Creek Rd, Tenterfield) – Vineyard and cellar door. Ph: 02 6736 1322
  • Wright Robertson, Glencoe (Est 1999 Certified Organic – “Waratah Ridge”, New England Highway, Glencoe) – Cellar door. Ph 0422 203 817 or 02 6733 3220

You may also want to visit some Granite Belt wineries (45-90min north on the New England Highway).

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