NSW - SUTTON - A COUNTRY LIFESTYLESUTTON VILLAGE A Country Lifestyle, But So Much More. Sutton village is located some 20 kilometres to the north east of Canberra, a picturesque area in the rolling hills that are the upper reaches of the Yass River.
The village is easily accessed from the Federal Highway, approximately 8 kilometres on the Sydney side of the NSW and ACT border. The village and surrounding region offers a country lifestyle that is only minutes from the National Capital.
The region has a long and diverse rural history. Traditionally, horses, cattle or sheep could be found on most properties. More recently, alpaca and deer farms have been established in the area and the region is home to a number of wineries and olive groves which illustrate the region's farming diversity.
Villages in the region are a popular destination as an alternative day trip from Canberra, offering a considerable range of attractions. Historic goldfields, wood-wares and leather goods, other arts and craft, wineries, market shopping, field days, horse racing, pony clubs, polo and golfing are just some of the regional attractions.
And all this need not be a rushed. For those looking to stay over for a night or more, economical accommodation including country pubs, caravan parks, bed and breakfast, and resort style living is available in the region.
The country life style of Sutton village and the region has something to offer everyone, and is a great destination for the day-tripper looking for that special difference while visiting the National Capital.