6 Things To Do In Orange This Spring!
Spring has sprung in Orange, New South Wales! As the days grow warmer and longer, it's the perfect time to plan your spring escape to this charming region. At Lakeview Luxury Retreat, we're excited to be your hosts for a season filled with vibrant ev
The Annual Orange Wine Festival
As spring blooms, the vineyards of Orange come alive with the annual Orange Wine Festival. This month-long celebration with over 50 events is a true delight for foodies and wine enthusiasts alike. With our region known for its exceptional cool-climate wines, this is a can't-miss event!
Two of our must-do Wine Festival events include wandering through the Wine Festival Night Markets - savoring the finest wines, meeting local winemakers, and relishing delectable gourmet experiences - and Altitude, a unique roving degustation around Lake Canobolas Reserve, featuring Orange’s best wines paired with exceptional dishes from incredible local food producers.
This tasty tour will have you strolling through stunning bushland, discovering wine and food stations along the way, until you reach a final lake-side station on the banks of Lake Canobolas, with live entertainment from Clancy Pye!
Lakeview Luxury Retreat shares a boundary with Lake Canonolas Reserve, so you’ll be close to home when you’re ready to return to a peaceful sanctuary after your wine-filled adventures.
Ongoing Events in Orange
These fabulous events are mainstays through spring and summer, so you can enjoy them whenever you visit!
Live Music at Stockman's Ridge
Dance the night away to live tunes at Stockman's Ridge vineyard from 1pm-5pm every Saturday. It's a fun-filled evening for the whole family, featuring great music, delicious food, and, of course, excellent wine.
Head to Printhie Wines for the ultimate day-cation. Start your leisurely experience with a wine tasting, before selecting your favourite wine and receiving your gourmet picnic hamper. Printhie map in hand, spend a lazy afternoon exploring the vineyards, finding the perfect spot to savour your picnic with views of the surrounding vines and apple orchards.
One-off Events and Special Orange Attractions
Line up your visit to Orange with one of these wonderful experiences. Just make sure you book in advance as some of these will sell out well beforehand!
Ross Hill Cooking Masterclasses
Discover the secrets of Italian, Sri Lankan, pinot noir driven, or French cuisine at Ross Hill Wines' Barrel and Larder School Of Wine And Food. These classes sell out, so book early before you visit and unleash your inner chef!
Yoga in the Vines at Stockman’s Ridge
Connect with nature and find your inner zen with Yoga in the Vines, followed by a cheeky vino and brunch to truly rejuvenate your mind, body, and spirit.
The Speed Shearing Competition
For a taste of rural life, don't miss Speed Shear Cargo Inc’s speed shearing competition! Shearers from far and wide will battle to see who can shear sheep the fastest and cleanest, promising an entertaining family-friendly day out!
E-Bike Tours with Central West Tours
It's time to break free from routine, take a deep breath of refreshing country air, and embark on E Bike adventures across Orange’s captivating destinations. With tours suitable for all fitness levels, you'll immerse yourself in charming towns, rich history, and the area's stunning natural heritage at every twist and turn.
Spring in Orange is a time of renewal, growth, and celebration. From the Orange Wine Festival to local events and activities that make the most of longer days and changing weather, there's no shortage of ways to make the most of this delightful time of year.
In between all the exciting events, take a moment to immerse yourself in the tranquility of Lakeview Luxury Retreat. Nestled amidst the rolling hills outside Orange, our retreat offers the perfect blend of luxury and serenity; Wake up to breathtaking views. Sip your morning coffee to the sounds of the bush. Unwind in the embrace of nature.
Our villas are designed to provide a cozy haven, allowing you to fully relax and recharge. Whether you're planning a romantic getaway, a family vacation, or a solo adventure, our retreat is the perfect home away from home. We know it’s the special touches, like our welcome hampers brimming with local artisan foods, that will make your spring getaway unforgettable.
Ready for a spring escape in Orange? Book your stay at Lakeview Luxury Retreat and unlock a world of luxury and unforgettable experiences, right next to the beauty and outdoor pursuits of The Lake Canobolas Reserve.
Lovely cabin accommodation near to Orange but in its own secluded spot overlooking Lake Canobolas. Pam is an outstanding host and the welcome pack of locally sourced food is the best we have experienced at self-catering accommodation.
Paul Ibbotson, Google Reviews
Most amazing weekend stay. A beautiful location, wonderful local food and the owners are incredibly kind and helpful.
Rachel Herman, Google Reviews
Beautiful and relaxing place, would definitely recommend.
Dwayne Hawthorne, Google Reviews
Beautiful location, 5 star cabins.
David Robertson, Google Reviews
Pam and Trevor were very gracious hosts, providing plenty of food for breakfast, snacks, fruit and complimentary wine. The local honey sausages were delicious! The two bedroom villa is very spacious and has a great view of Lake Canobolas. I can’t wait to come back here for another couples...
Jacky Chen, Google Reviews
Had a wonderful peaceful stay!!! We had stayed initially when Lakeview was building its 2nd villa - always wanted to come back and was finally able to!!! This place is as perfect in 2023 as it was in 2014 - Pam and Trevor have thought about AND included absolutely everything you could possibly...
Nicole Gonano, Google Reviews
One of the most beautiful places I've ever spent. Trevor and Pam really go out of their way to make sure guests have a great time. All the local food and wine was really delicious. Wish we had longer there.
Gary McGowan, Google Reviews
Excellent accommodation. The rooms are very well appointed and private. We loved the bath. And the food on arrival is a really nice touch. If/when we come back to Orange we'd definitely stay again.
M B, Google Reviews
Highly recommend for anyone visiting Orange. The location, cabins and hosts are wonderful. The attention to detail and beautiful food provided make this a "must do" experience for all. What a wonderful 60th birthday present this was for my husband.
Vicky Steinweiss, Google Reviews
Beautiful spot perfect for the romantic get away and also for me, alone traveler wanting some down time from the busy office. Quiet and peaceful and only a short drive to town. A luxury cabin with a comfortable bed and beautiful tub to sink into after a day exploring. Even the fridge was full of...
Christine Jones, Google Reviews