A viticultural town in the Central West Region of NSW only an hour and a half from either Dubbo or Bathurst.
Mudgee is a town in the central west of New South Wales, Australia.
It is in the broad fertile Cudgegong River valley, 261 kilometres north-west of Sydney. It is approximately one and a half hour’s drive from the regional centres of both Dubbo and Bathurst.
Mudgee has its own regional airport with daily flights to Sydney.
The major sources of employment in Mudgee are:
- Retail trade
- Accommodation and food services
- Health care and social assistance
- Education and training
Mudgee District Hospital has 20 bed general wards, an accident and emergency department, a maternity ward including two labour rooms and a theatre with one operating room and one endoscopy room.
The hospital is staffed by the GPs who hold VMO positions to work in emergency, admit patients and in obstetrics and/or anaesthetics.
Mudgee Hospital’s maternity ward sees about 250 deliveries per year. A number of specialists visit the region on a regular basis for consultations and procedural work.
There is an Ambulance Service of NSW station in Mudgee.
South Mudgee Surgery
Mudgee offers young families a few options suitable for children from 6 weeks to school aged, for occasional and long day care, family day care and preschool.
Mudgee has Coles, Woolworths and Aldi. It also has numerous large national retailers including Target, Big W, Harvey Norman and numerous boutique retail stores.
There numerous places of worship located in Mudgee including, but not limited to, Anglican, Baptist, Catholic, Uniting and Presbyterian.
The nearest mosques are 1 hr 30 mins away in the regional centres of Bathurst and Dubbo.
The beautiful Mudgee Region offers country charm with sophisticated food, wine, heritage and year-round event experiences to match.
With a continuous history of winemaking since the 1850s, Mudgee is also the third largest grape-producing region in NSW. It’s from this rich source that winemakers draw inspiration, making the town a popular destination for wine enthusiasts sampling its award-winning varietals.