Self-Guided Audio Tour of Singleton's Heritage

Singleton, NSW, Australia
Est. 2.1km / 1 hr 15 mins

Welcome to Singleton, a delightful blend of history, country hospitality and modern sophistication.

Self-Guided Audio Tour of Singleton's Heritage - Cya On The Road

Step back in time as you explore the charming town of Singleton, nestled on the banks of the Hunter River. Our journey begins with the words of explorer John Howe, who traversed the picturesque Hunter Valley near Singleton in 1820. Howe's vivid description captures the essence of this fertile land: "On our way down the river we passed through as fine a country as the imagination can form... perfect for cultivation, and equally suitable for grazing." His eulogy, combined with the enthusiasm of Benjamin Singleton, set the stage for the rapid settlement of this remarkable area.

The Heritage Walk is about 2 kilometres long and takes about 1.5 hours to complete, although it really depends on your pace. Along the Heritage Walk you'll see elegant homes, heritage buildings, the historic pubs loved by the locals and other hidden gems. They all tell the story of Singleton's past. From the banks of the Hunter River to the heart of the town, every step you take reveals a piece of our fascinating history.

Whether you're a history buff, architecture enthusiast or simply curious about Singleton's past, this walk is a delightful journey through time. Enjoy the stories, hidden gems and unique blend of old world charm and modern vibrancy that Singleton has to offer. Happy exploring!

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