Eaglereach is located just over 2 hours north of Sydney (from the start of the freeway at Wahroonga on the North Shore), in the famous Hunter region.
The resort is located 195kms(121 miles) north of Sydney, which is the same distance as Polkobin in the vineyards is from Sydney.
Just head north to Maitland, go through Paterson and turn left after Vacy.
To find Eaglereach from Sydney travel north over the harbour bridge (or tunnel) to the North Shore and follow the freeway out onto the Pacific Highway to the suburb of Wahroonga. Enter the north-bound freeway here (F3 or National Highway 1, they are the same) proceed along this freeway to where it ends at Hexham just before Maitland. Turn left into New England Highway and travel into Maitland.
On this highway at Maitland there are several round-abouts which indicate to Paterson, follow this road to Paterson which is 18kms away. Along the way you will travel on a bridge over the Hunter River, the suburbs of Lorn and Bolwarra, past Tocal College and then to Paterson.
After Paterson travel to Vacy, which is a small country town, cross the bridge and take the first left hand turn which is 250 metres away. Travel along this road, Summerhill Road for 5 kms and you will see the entrance to Eaglereach on the left hand side.
Please proceed up the mountain to reception for check-in. On reaching the security boomgate use your pre-confirmed access keycode or key in 1# for assistance.
Being just over two hours from Sydney, many guests choose to drive. Transfers are available on request by train, coach, limousine, luxury 4WD and helicopter.
Alternatively several companies regularly conduct fully escorted wilderness and eco tours from Sydney to Eaglereach.
We can organise transfers from Williamtown (Newcastle) Airport directly to Eaglereach.
2 people $100 per way
3 people $120 per way
4 people $145 per way
5 people $175 per way
6 people $195 per way
*Prices also available from Sydney Airport directly to Eaglereach
MAITLAND TRAIN STATION-EAGLEREACH- $33pp* ONE WAY
*Minimum 2 persons.
When exploring the Wilderness, why not utilise the knowledge of a professional who can enhance your understanding of the regions beyond Sydney, Australia's history, wildlife and wilderness aspects? The more we understand, the more we are able to enjoy. Our recommended tour operator is:
Australian Eco Adventures
Don Rosenfeldt / Nicole Flanagan
Local Flights & Car Hire
There are now direct flights available to Newcastle Airport, located at Williamtown and only 45 minutes drive to Eaglereach, daily. Rental car hire is also available from the airport to make your journey to Eaglereach much easier when traveling from an interstate destination. Details of daily flight paths & contacts are as follows:
Melbourne / Brisbane / Gold Coast
Online at www.virgin.com or Phone: 136789 from anywhere in Australia
Or +61 7 3295 2296 from outside Australia
Brisbane / Melbourne / Gold Coast
Online at www.jetstar.com.au or Phone: + 61 3 8341 4902
Other Regional Carriers
Aeropelican Web: www.aeropelican.com.au or Phone: +61 2 4945 0988
Brindabella Airlines Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Or Phone: +61 2 6248 8711
Newcastle Helicopters can also fly your clients direct to the property
Email: email@example.com Or Phone: +61 2 4965 1800
Budget Phone: +61 2 9353 9399
Avis Phone: +61 2 9353 9000
Ascot Phone: +61 2 9332 3777
Europcar Phone: +61 2 9330 6160
Hertz Phone: +61 3 9698 2555
Thrifty Phone: 1300 367 227 from Australia
Once you have arrived:
A variety of half and full day tours operate from Eaglereach daily and must be prebooked through reception. Eaglereach's unique Discovery Buggies are also available for hire and allow you to explore the property at your own pace.