And on that note, we shall begin with the wine. We are lucky in the valley and surrounds; we have some amazing boutique vineyards in the area. Add in award-winning food providores and voilà, a connoisseur experience for everyone.


Red Tail Wines

15 Pinnacle Place, Marlee NSW 2429

Ph: 02 6550 5084

Red Tail Wines use locally grown fruit to create fine wines of regional uniqueness. An award winning, family owned vineyard in the Manning Valley, the winery uses the fruit varieties of Merlot, Barbera, Semillon, Verdelho and Colombard which they grow on the property. Each year their wines depict different character as Mother Nature sees fit to provide. Pet friendly.

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Great Lakes Wines

115 Herivals Road, Wootton NSW 2423

Ph: 02 4997 7255

Enjoy a casual day of wine tasting & nibbling cheese in the back paddock, a hosted tasting & BBQ lunch, or check out the music days & fairs. You'll never know what you'll find at Great Lakes Winery.

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Villa D’Esta Wines

2884 Wallambah Road, Dyers Crossing NSW 2429

Ph: 02 6550 2236

Nestled in the gentle rolling hills Villa d'Esta Vineyard is a unique European vineyard, producing high quality wines from grapes grown only on their own vines. Using absolute minimum of pesticides & preservatives, the results are incredibly smooth, full flavoured wines.

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Wallambah Vale Wines

2692 Wallanbah Road, Firefly NSW 2429

Ph: 02 6559 1784

Established in 2008, this vineyard pick, blend and bottle their own wines on the premises. The Chardonnay is light and crisp, the Rosé unique fresh and fruity, and the red from the Chambourcin grape is nicely rounded with a smooth pepper finish.


Ghinni Wines

200 Pacific Highway, Ghinni Ghinni NSW 2430

Ph: 02 6553 8191

Ghinni Wines is a boutique winery that is situated on the mighty Manning River at the tributary of Ghinni - Ghinni Creek. Established in 2001, the winery produces quality fruit and vegetable liqueurs using fresh fruit from the farm orchard and other local growers including organic specialists.

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Bent on Food

95 Isabella Street, Wingham NSW 2429

Ph: 02 6557 0727

Bent on Food is a multi award-winning specialty cafe and regional food store; great for breakfast, a tasty lunch or to relax with a wonderful coffee. It is a foodie's paradise with an extensive range of gourmet goodies for all culinary needs and a regional menu that showcases the wonderful local produce.

Bent on Food Cheese-making and Cookery School is also a unique part of the Bent on Food stable.

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Bowers Café

461 Kolodong Road, Taree North NSW 2430

Ph: 02 6550 1230

Bowers Cafe and Gallery delight in making all food in house using the freshest local produce and serving locally roasted coffee. Changing exhibitions, artist, Farmers and Bowers Markets are held throughout the year.


The Other Side Gallery Teahouse

Moto Road, Ghinni Ghinni NSW 2430

Ph:  02 6553 8890

The teahouse offers art, atmosphere and delicious food. On the banks of Ghinni Ghinni River this pet friendly cafe and working art studio is the perfect place to enjoy organic coffee, specialty teas and delicious meals. 


Stones Oysters

479 Harrington Road, Coopernook NSW 2426

Ph:  02 6556 3222

Stones Oysters Seafood is just three minutes off the Pacific Highway and 15 minutes north of Taree on the Cattai Creek. Here you have the opportunity to sample the fresh locally sourced oysters, prawns, lobsters, crabs and fish from the Manning Valley. They specialise in fresh local Sydney Rock Oysters direct from their own oyster leases.


Honeycomb Farm

3736 Wallanbah Road, Nabiac NSW 2312

Ph: 02 6554 1460

Stretch your legs, mind and tastebuds at this sustainable family farm.  Browse the Honeycomb Valley Farm Gate shop where you can see, smell & taste the delicious range of Honeycomb Valley teas, sauces, infused honey, gingerbread and jams: as well as farm-made soaps and organic beeswax skin balms.

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Please note this Explore page is an information list for the area and by no means are these recommendations by Tinonee Cottages. These links are meant for your convenience only. Tinonee Cottages makes no claim or representation, and accepts no responsibility, regarding the quality, nature, or reliability of these locations and services or the sites accessible by hyperlinks from this website.