Check out what’s on in Orange

Orange wineries, restaurants, festivals and more


You’re probably well aware of our reputation of one of Australia’s most sought after wine, food and weekend escape destinations. Our award winning cool climate wines, magnificent restaurants and bars, stunning countryside and vibrant shopping hub attract thousands of visitors every year. So if you haven’t visited us lately, here’s a rundown of just some of what’s on in Orange.

PS: Make sure you book your accommodation in good time. Centrally located and extremely comfortable, The Town Square Motel Orange is popular for dream getaways and business travel alike.

For a complete overview to what to do in Orange and surrounding regions, visit Brand Orange. You’ll need to book early to secure your accommodation and event tickets for our two famous annual festivals, Food Week and the Orange Wine Festival. Not forgetting the spectacular Canowindra International Balloon Challenge, approximately thirty minutes ‘down the mountain’ from Orange.

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And for outstanding Orange Wine Tours, complete with drop-offs and pickups from The Town Square Motel, call 0458 800 174.

Check out these renowned Orange restaurants:

Plus for great pub food, you can’t go past our very own Verandah Bistro, in the Metropolitan Hotel – right next door to The Town Square Motel.

Other starring attractions:

Golf Orange. Choose from our three superb courses

Mount Canobolas and Lake Canobolas Reserve. Take a hike, or simply admire the views from this glorious sub-alpine sanctuary.

Historic villages. Step back in time in some of our beautiful and delightfully unspoiled nearby villages, including Millthorpe, Carcoar, Canowindra and Molong.

Thriving arts and theatre. You’ll find our Orange Civic Theatre, Orange Regional Gallery and Museum and Visitors Centre conveniently clustered in our Civic Square precinct.

Ruby Tuesday @Agrestic Grocer. Mesmerising covers of classic songs from some wonderful local artists.

Orange Farmers Markets. Happening on the second Saturday of every month for luscious local produce.

Hawke’s General Store. An Orange shopping institution

Sonic. Great café, homewares and fashion, all in one grand old building.

Hartfords. For some of the best menswear brands

Fancy a great coffee, brunch or lunch?

Some brilliant Orange cafes to rival any city contenders:

Byng Street Café
Factory Expresso
Bills Beans East Orange
The Agrestic Grocer

Travel to Orange

By car: Orange is a scenic 3.5 to 4 hours scenic drive from Sydney.
By NSW rail and/or bus: Transport NSW Australia Wide Coach Service between Sydney and Orange
Flights – Sydney/Orange: Regional Express

What are you waiting for?

With our distinct four seasons climate, Orange is beautiful at any time of the year. So jump online  now to secure your ideal accommodation at our extremely comfortable and centrally located Town Square Motel. Or talk to one of our friendly team on 02 6369 1444 today. We look forward to welcoming you soon.