The Insider’s Guide to Spending Your Autumn Getaway at Stanthorpe

The Insider’s Guide to Spending Your Autumn Getaway at Stanthorpe >

Escaping Brisbane’s hustle for a weekend? Luckily, a tranquil escape is closer than you think!

Just a 2-hour drive from the city, Stanthorpe offers a refreshing retreat into nature’s embrace, making it an ideal spot for couples seeking a quick yet memorable autumn getaway.

Here are insider tips to make the most of your stay in Stanthorpe during this magical season:

Best Times for Bookings

Autumn paints Stanthorpe in stunning colours, making it a popular time for visitors. To experience the tranquillity of R&R on the Ravine, consider booking your stay in late April or early May to fully immerse in Stanthorpe’s autumn beauty.

What to Pack

Packing for autumn requires a bit of foresight. The days can be pleasantly warm, while evenings bring a crisp chill to the air.

Here’s a quick checklist to ensure you’re prepared for anything the season throws your way:

  • Light jacket for those cooler moments.
  • Scarves to add warmth and style.
  • Comfortable walking shoes for walking around the area
  • Camera to capture the stunning autumn foliage
  • Or a good book to enjoy next to the fireplace in your cabin!

Hidden Gems to Explore

Autumn in Stanthorpe is not just about the changing leaves; it’s a time filled with vibrant cultural events and local celebrations! Here are some events happening in April to truly enjoy Stanthorpe in autumn:

  • A Taste of Ireland brings a lively celebration of Irish music and dance to Stanthorpe on 3rd April. It’s a night filled with energetic performances and cultural charm that’s not to be missed.
  • A Night at the Proms with Mirusia on 6th April offers a classical music experience with the “Angel of Australia.” Her angelic voice, accompanied by The Clarence Valley Orchestra, promises an evening of exquisite musical delight.
  • The 5-Senses Black-Tie Degustation on 13th April is a culinary journey that tantalises all your senses. This unique dining experience combines fine wines, gourmet dishes, and live entertainment for an unforgettable evening.
  • The Pink Lady Apple and Strawberry Pick Your Own Event on 6th and 7th April invites you to experience the joy of picking fresh, crisp apples and sweet strawberries directly from the farm. It’s a perfect day out for families, couples, and food enthusiasts.

Autumn at R&R on the Ravine is a season of warmth, colour, and discovery. From the cosy comfort of our cabins to the vibrant local events, there’s no shortage of ways to enjoy this enchanting time of year! It’s a time to slow down, savour the moment, and create memories that will last a lifetime.

Ready to experience the best of autumn in Stanthorpe? R&R on the Ravine awaits, offering the perfect blend of relaxation, adventure, and autumnal beauty. Book your stay today and discover the magic of autumn with us.