Conditions of Entry

Can I bring my pet?

No pets are allowed into the Gardens. Registered guide dogs and companion dogs are allowed into the Gardens with their owners. Documentation for these animals is required upon entry.


There is free parking available and limited disabled parking, displaying of a disability parking permit is required.

Is HVG accessible to everyone?

Hunter Valley Gardens is located on a 14-hectare site. The garden paths are approximately 8km and contain loose granite which can be navigated by wheelchairs. Please wear sensible footwear and take all necessary precautions to…

What happens to lost property?

Lost property can be collected from Garden Entry or call (02) 4998 4000. Items that are not claimed within 7 days will be discarded or donated to local charities.

Can I bring my own food or drinks?

No food, drinks, alcohol or picnics can be brought into the Gardens, food is available in the Garden Terrace Café (9:30am - 3:30pm) located at the entry to the Gardens. However, you can bring sealed bottled…

Prohibited Items

Prohibited items include drones, ride-on toys, scooters, roller skates, eskies, skateboards and items deemed to be unsafe by management.