Mean temperatures are projected to rise by 2 ºC by 2070. The greatest increases are being seen summer and spring. All models show there are no declines in mean temperatures across the Hunter.
Famous for its vineyards and wines, the Hunter Region includes significant natural areas such as Barrington Tops and is the home to the 'dinosaur tree', the Wollemi pine.
Cape Byron Lighthouse sits on Australia’s most easterly point, a shining light over Byron Bay. Photo: J.SpencerRead More
The museum highlights the cultural and social contributions made by Italian migrants to the North Coast region. Photo: T.FletcherRead More
This historic Anglican church was built by convict labour between 1824 and 1827 when Port Macquarie was a penal settlement. Photo:T.SullivanRead More
Take a walk around one of NSW's oldest and tallest lighthouses. Photo: D.FinneganRead More
Arakoon National Park offers beachside camping and rocky foreshores with great fishing and beaches. Photo: D.McGertyRead More
Hike the multi-day Yuraygir coastal walk on the Clarence Coast. Photo: R.ClearyRead More