Case studies

Hear the stories of recent metropolitan relocators to the Mudgee Region, and find out why they made the move and why they love the Mudgee Region.

Carol Bagaric

The owner of a successful visual merchandising and display business in Sydney with a fast-paced, exciting career that took her all over the world fell in love with and opened a business in the country town of Rylstone in the Mudgee Region.

John and Nicole Carters

When it came to escaping Sydney, this professional family matched a job opportunity with a desirable location. They made the move to the Mudgee Region for the best quality of life they could achieve, whilst maintaining careers and enjoying family time.

Tom Azar and Olivia Loneragan

Having been born in the country and then living in Sydney before the bright lights and big city lost its pull, this couple returned to their country roots for housing affordability, a better lifestyle, and benefits for their future children.


This head chef moved back to Mudgee after years of travelling and experiencing fast-paced and stressful hospitality roles, most recently in Melbourne. He now achieves a far greater work-life balance and has more time to stop and reflect on daily successes.


Having been born and bred in Brisbane, this communications practitioner and her family moved to Mudgee where they were greeted by a lovely change of pace, space to enjoy themselves and quality family time. Now there’s no looking back.


This young professional from Sydney is a big believer that life is enriched with new experiences, so she took a leap of faith in Mudgee Region after it offered both the career path and an opportunity to enter the housing market.