The vibrant city of Orange is situated in the Central West region of the state of New South Wales. The city is surrounded by areas of intense natural beauty, while the city center boasts an excellent range of amenities and entertainment options.
There are plenty of excellent real estate options to be found in city suburbs such Ammerdown, Bloomfield, Bowen, Calare and Borenore. The suburb of Bletchington is one of the largest residential areas in Orange and is particularly attractive to families as it features a school and interesting attractions such as the Orange Adventure Playground, the Orange Botanic Gardens and the Waratah Sports Ground.
Lovers of live music will really be in their element in Orange, as several music clubs have been established there. Special annual events such as the Blues Music Festival and the Black Stump Blues Festival should not be missed.
Orange is famous for being a wine making region and many of the wineries here are open to members of the public. People who have a love for wine can take a tour of local wineries such as the Cargo Road Winery, Habitat Vineyard, Borrodell on the Mount and Sassy Wines and perhaps enjoy a few free samples at the same time.
Nature lovers will be able to explore the enchanting Mount Canobolas at their leisure. This mighty mountain is situated 1,395 metres above sea level and offers stunning views of the whole of Orange as well as the surrounding area from its summit.
The city of Sydney is located just over 250kms to the east of Orange and makes an excellent day trip destination. The long highway that runs from Orange to Sydney is also studded with pretty towns and villages that are just waiting to be visited by people who have recently relocated to the city of Orange.