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where is the

mudgee

region?

WE’RE CLOSER THAN YOU THINK! JUST JUMP IN THE CAR, HOP                                FLYPELICAN
ON A TRAIN OR BOARD A PLANE. YOU’LL BE HERE IN A JIFFY.
                                                                                      Fly local, FlyPelican, Mudgee’s own airline.
Located just 268km north-west of Sydney, no matter how you
choose to get yourself to Mudgee Region, it’s all part of the                         As the Captain says, “Sit back, relax and enjoy your flight with
adventure. You’ll feel your senses tingle as the city-scape blurs out                 FlyPelican from Sydney to Mudgee”. Yes. This time you really can!
of view and the vast country landscape opens up in front of you.                      Take away the stress and take in the serenity on board your FlyPelican
                                                                                      Jetstream aircraft.
     Drive { THE ROADTRIP }                                                           Unwind, leaving the traffic and the big city behind you as you journey
                                                                                      through the sky in comfort, on route to the beautiful majestic town of
FROM SYDNEY: around 3.5 hours along the Great Western Highway through the             Mudgee. The only thoughts will be ‘Which winery should I visit?’ and
Blue Mountains, or follow the Bells Line of Road to Lithgow. The turn off for         ‘What cheese is going to go best with that red?’
Mudgee is just past Lithgow (the last traffic lights you’ll see for a while), then    FlyPelican is so affordable, with fares starting at $99.00 one way,
look out for our billboard with exit instructions (2km). On your journey, be sure     including all taxes.
to plan enough time for a detour to explore the gorgeous heritage towns of
Gulgong, Rylstone and Kandos.                                                         02 4965 0111
FROM NEWCASTLE: take the famous Bylong Valley Way (www.bylongvalleyway.               BOOKINGS@FLYPELICAN.COM.AU
com.au) for a 4 hour drive via Maitland, Denman and Sandy Hollow. Turn at Sandy       WWW.FLYPELICAN.COM.AU
Hollow and explore the villages of Rylstone or Kandos before arriving in Mudgee.
Alternatively, take the road via Merriwa and Ulan to Gulgong or Mudgee.
FROM WOLLONGONG: around 4 hours along the Great Western Highway and
Castlereagh Highway. Goodbye surf and sea, hello rolling hills and trees.
FROM CANBERRA: 5 hours via Yass, Cowra and Wellington or via Cowra and
Bathurst or via The Tablelands Way (www.tablelandsway.com.au) through
Goulburn, Crookwell and Oberon to Bathurst, then Wattle Flat, Sofala and
Mudgee. The road is fully sealed, easy peasy.

     Fly { BE HERE IN NO TIME, TAKE TO THE AIR }

SYDNEY TO MUDGEE: FlyPelican connects city-siders with a short 45 minute
flight to Mudgee Region (allowing you more time on the ground to indulge), with
departures available Monday to Friday and Sunday. Fares start at $99 each way.
NEWCASTLE TO MUDGEE (VIA SYDNEY): 1.5 hour flight via Sydney, with fares
starting at $188 each way.
FlyPelican operates a 19 seat British Aerospace Jetstream 32 Aircraft between
Newcastle/Sydney+ Mudgee. For up-to-date availability and fares, book now at
www.flypelican.com.au

     Train + Coach { TAKE IN THE SCENERY, REL A X }

Hop on a train and a coach. Coach services link with the Sydney Rail Network at
Lithgow, daily. Call Trainlink 13 22 32 or visit www.nswtrainlink.info. We also sell
Trainlink tickets at the Mudgee Visitor Information Centre (booking fees apply).

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