The Dungog Area

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Dungog is the ‘Gateway to the Barrington Tops’ and a beautiful place to spend your time.

How to get There

Dungog is approximately 80Km NW of Newcastle at the base of the Barrington Tops. It can be reached from the Pacific Highway via Raymond Terrace or from the New England Highway via Maitland. It can also be reached from the North via Singleton from the NW and Stroud on The Bucketts Way from the NE.

For more detailed information head to our How to get there page.

Places to Eat

There are many places to eat in Dungog with options to meet all tastes and budgets. Most eateries and takeaways are situated in Dowling St, and all the pubs and clubs have bar snacks and restaurants.


The Royal Hotel (The top pub) – 80 Dowling St., Dungog NSW 2420
– Fine Pub Grub and Music on Friday and Saturday nights
– Home of ‘Pedalfest Pasta at the Pub’ on Friday night!

The Bank Hotel (The bottom pub) – 270 Dowling St, Dungog NSW 2420
– Bistro

The Settlers Arms – 45 Brown St, Dungog NSW 2420


Dungog Memorial Bowling Club – 56 Brown Street, Dungog NSW 2420
– Chinese/Australian Restaurant

Dungog Memorial RSL Club – 100 Lord St, Dungog NSW 2420
– Club Bistro


Head to our Accommodation page for more information on the best places to stay.