VINES OF THE BELLARINE
Soak up the fresh ocean air and water views while sampling the wine and culinary delights that the Bellarine Peninsula has to offer all in one incredible day.
This trail is an intoxicating combination of all the award winning vineyards that this region is famous for, all with the convenience of a designated driver so you have the freedom to indulge to your hearts content. We visit a minimum of 5 wineries and include a full locally produced dining experience for lunch. Spend a day surrounded by breathtaking views and escape to tantalise the tastebuds and who knows, you may even find a new favourite wine or three!
Places we like to visit. Every tour is different
Mount Duneed Estate is the home to “A Day on the Green” concerts and festivals so naturally the Mt Duneed Brewing Company produced their own craft beers to celebrate. In conjunction with ciders from the Pettavel Road Brewing Company a sampling paddle is a fantastic way to get the day started!
Oakdene Vineyard When walking up to the cellar door at Oakdene you’d be excused for thinking you’ve fallen down the rabbit hole into Wonderland! Surrounded by eclectic art works and entering the “upside down house” you’ll be delighted by the range of wines on offer for tasting. Wander round the garden to Mr Grubbs café for an exiting menu of relaxed good food and indulge in another glass of wine
Jack Rabbit Vineyard is family owned and operated winery overlooking Port Philip Bay to unrivaled views of Melbourne, the You Yangs and Geelong. Offering a diverse range of cool climate wines a guided tasting is a must. Jack Rabbit pride themselves on using sustainable vineyard practices and their attention to detail is tasted in every sip of their wine. Soak up the ultimate Bellarine experience of spectacular views, great vibes and delicious wines.
Flying Brick Cider Company is the Bellarine’s first and finest cider company and they recently bought Yes Said the Seal Wines under their roof- come see why this is one of the most popular venues on the Bellarine Peninsula with a local food feast. Specialising limited release cool maritime climate wines.
Established in 1982, Scotchmans Hill is located in the heart of the Bellarine Peninsula. A producer of premium cool maritime climate wines, Scotchmans Hill has been a leading local winery for over thirty years and is rated among James Halliday’s Top 100 Australian Wineries.
Basil’s Farm Overlooking Swan Bay Basil’s Farm is a delightful mix of vineyard and farm. Housing llamas (Basil and Manuel), babydoll sheep, indian runner ducks and chickens, all used as natural and sustainable approaches to improving the health of the vines in addition to providing fresh free range eggs to the café! Sample the unique wines created by biodynamic and organic methods whilst enjoying the ambiance of being surrounded by the vines, orchards and kitchen garden.
- We are more than happy to arrange a personalised itinerary
- Our Wine tour includes wine at every venue and lunch – no need for your wallet or your car key
- Numbers per trail: we have a limit of 11 people per trail.
- GROUP EVENT: Groups of 12 and over please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
- Venues may change due to availability.
- Please note: whilst lunch is included on this tour we are drinking quite a bit of wine so it is recommended to have a substantial meal prior to commencing the trail.
- Private Pick ups and Drops off from Geelong to Melbourne available