The Retreat at Wisemans
4 Star Accommodation on the Hawkesbury
The 54 room award winning Retreat at Wisemans offers everything you would expect and more from a 4 star location, including a golf course, tennis courts, and swimming pools. Surrounded by 4 National Parks and within walking distance to the World Heritage Listed Convict Trail, the Retreat at Wisemans is your your perfect short break or getaway only 1 hour from Sydney.
Also featuring a purpose designed event complex, the Retreat at Wisemans is ideal for conferences, business meetings and special events.
Weddings...Wisemans Ferry on the Hawkesbury River is a beautiful location for a wedding and an easy one hour drive of Sydney CBD. The award winning Retreat at Wisemans is located on nearly fifty acres of beautiful grounds on the banks of the Hawkesbury River, with the surrounds of the Dharug National Park.
The Riverbend Restaurant...Modern Australian cuisine with a difference. We change our menu regularly to incorporate the freshest seasonal produce - locally produced wherever possible. To accompany your dining experience, Riverbend Restaurant boasts a wine list that showcases a selection of Australian and New Zealand wines to perfectly complement your meal.
Head Chef Peter Delanty was promoted from Sous Chef and worked under Ryan Smith who came to us having worked in some highly regarded 2 and 3 hat restaurants in Sydney such as Banc, Marronys and Restaurant Balzac. He spent a number of years in the UK expanding his knowledge and experience by working at the 2 Michelin star restaurant The Square in Mayfair and working in the catering field, which included cooking for the Royal Family. His last stint in London was to help open one of Bill Granger’s new ventures – Granger & Co, before being transferred back to Australia. Peter has the same commitment to drive our continual focus on delivering high quality meals using simple flavours that are well balanced and executed well.
Sydney Conference Venue...Looking for a leading Sydney region conference venue for your next conference or meetings? Only an hour north of Sydney CBD, our conference facilities with quality catering are ideal for your next training or business strategy events. Located on 50 acres, the Retreat at Wisemans is ideally suited to team building.
An extensive range of recreational activities and facilities are offered on-site including:
- Golf course
- Tennis courts
- Swimming pool
- Croquet - self set up
- Beach volleyball
AAA Tourism ‘Environmentally Friendly’ rating...With its AAA Tourism ‘Environmentally Friendly’ rating, the resort shows a clear appreciation for the surrounding pristine natural environment that provides guests with bushwalking or mountain biking in the neighbouring National Parks; and an array of water sports including waterskiing, wakeboarding and fishing on one of Australia’s longest stretches of river.
How To Get Here..
Cross the Harbour Bridge and follow the signs for Epping (do not take the Pacific Highway exit) along the Gore Hill Freeway. Continue on Epping Road and then on to the M2 Motorway. Take the 2nd exit after the toll, sign posted to Castle Hill and turn right on to Pennant Hills Road. At Thompsons Corner turn left on to Castle Hill Road and turn right at the 2nd set of traffic lights on to New Line Road. Then follow the signs for Wisemans Ferry.
Wisemans Ferry Golf Course
* non member
You don't need to be a member of the Wisemans Ferry Golf Club to play golf in the Saturday morning competition. If you have a Golf Link number you are eligible for all the major daily prizes except for the monthly medal. If you don't have a Golf Link number you are still elegible for all the minor daily prizes, such as "nearest to the pin" and "longest drive".