Hop-On / Hop-OffCentral Pokolbin

Customise your own Hunter Valley Wine Tour around Central Pokolbin, aboard the regions only Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Service. Operating to an hourly timetable with 14 stops to choose from and over 40 different venues to explore at your own pace! There is complimentary storage boxes and a cooler box on-board for your convenience to store any purchases made throughout the day.

  • To get started refer to the map below to determine your boarding location and then select your ticket option to proceed with booking. Online bookings are required by 5:00pm for the following day. Walk-On bookings are welcome on the day (if the service is operating due to prior bookings) at any stop listed on the timetable subject to seating availability (phone ahead to confirm prior).

  • Next download the ‘iGuide”, which details the operating timetable, map of stops and further information on all the venues to assist with planning your perfect day out!

Key Features

  • Service operates on a continuous hourly loop
  • Flexibility to pick and choose which stops and venues to visit in your time
  • Same local experienced driver/guide on-board looking after you for the day
  • Stay for one stop or for as many stops as you like!
  • Complimentary storage and cooler boxes on-board for purchases throughout the day (you are allocated to same bus for the duration of the tour).

Download Timetable

Operating Days

Thursday to Monday, 10:00am – 5:00pm

Maximum Capacity

Maximum group size of 7 adults travelling together applies to all bookings (please contact us before booking if you have any questions on this booking condition). For groups of 7+ we recommend the iHopGO Group Transport Service.

Step 1 - Confirm your Boarding Location

Confirm if you are staying nearby to a stop or if transfers are required, referencing the map of all the stops below (transfers are only valid with a Full Day Pass and occur before the service starts at 10:00am, if staying more than a 500 metre walk to any stop).

Step 2 - Choose your ticket option

Option #1

Full-Day Pass $69pp

Accommodation Pick-Up

Book a complimentary return transfer (pick-ups occur prior to the service starting from Hop 1 at 10:00am) from your accommodation located in Lovedale, Rothbury, Pokolbin, Cessnock or Nulkaba (if staying more than 500 meter walk from a stop). A full-day pass (approx. 6 hours duration) allows you to visit up to x5 hourly stops

Option #2

Full-Day Pass $69pp

Hop-On At A Nearby Stop

Join the bus at any stop on the timetable, closest to your accommodation. A full-day pass (approx. 6 hours duration) allows you to visit up to x5 hourly stops

Option #3

Half-Day Pass $49pp

4-hour duration

Join the bus at any stop on the timetable, closest to your accommodation. A Half-Day Pass (approx. 4-hour duration) allows you to visit up to x3 hourly stops + travel time back to your boarding location

Timetable: Thursday to Monday, 10:00am – 5:00pm