Orange is a town of exciting contrasts, cold winters and warm summers, dramatic mountains and fertile pastures, rich volcanic soil and rocky outcrops. These contrasts create colourful seasons, exquisite fresh produce and some of Australia’s most celebrated wines. Orange not only creates colourful seasons it also creates colourful and resourceful people. The indominable independent character of the folks has led to a huge number of top notch café’s restaurants and bars. Whether its breakfast, great coffee, an exciting meal or a friendly drink, Orange has a wonderful variety of food wine and coffee experiences available. Tourists can enjoy trips to the many wineries dotted around the town a jaunt up Mt Canobolas or a picnic in Cook Park. For active types Orange has many walks, hikes and cycling routes to help you work up an appetite.