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Enjoy visiting one of 30 Ballarat, Bendigo & The Goldfields wineries and vineyards listed here.
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Ballarat, Bendigo & The Goldfields is in Victoria.
The first of Australia's grape vines were planted in 1788 just outside of Sydney NSW. Today Australia has established itself internationally as a significant wine producing nation with vineyards scattered across the country. wineries in Ballarat, Bendigo & The Goldfields make up only a sample of Australia's wineries. Australian wine sales have grown steadily over the past decade. Current export figures place Australia as the fourth largest exporter of wine, selling to more than 100 countries around the world and contributing $5.5 billion to the nation's economy.
There are literally thousands of wines varieties and blends produced by Australian wineries. You will find numerous wines that fall into the five basic wine styles available to try and buy at wineries in Ballarat, Bendigo & The Goldfields. The five basic wine styles:
Why not see if you can correctly identify the various distinct flavour and aroma descriptors associated with Ballarat, Bendigo & The Goldfields wine styles.
Tasting room and Cellar Door Sales are common at wineries in Ballarat, Bendigo & The Goldfields. Touring the wine growing regions of Australia ranks among the great attractions of the country. You can organise a tour or simply plan your day and go at your own pace. Be sure to abide by drink driving laws however; Police will not accept a tour of the wineries as an excuse for drink driving.
Every winery in Ballarat, Bendigo & The Goldfields operates their own opening and closing times. Likewise, opening hours in some wineries can vary depending on the season, public or religious holidays, and/or other circumstances. We advise you check individual winery opening hours before visiting.
Facilities for wineries in Ballarat, Bendigo & The Goldfields are listed using symbols. Note: wineries with the 'Disabled Access' symbol have dedicated disabled facilities. View the feature and facility symbols for wineries.
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Depending on the region and the unpredictable ways of Mother Nature, Late January to late March is typically harvest season for wine grapes in Australia. But that's not to say there isn't plenty of activity all year round. Get all the latest News, Events, Specials, for wineries in Ballarat, Bendigo & The Goldfields. The Australian Good Food & Travel Guide is Australia's premier on-line guide for Ballarat, Bendigo & The Goldfields wine news. We can will send you all the latest specials and events in your local area, making sure you never miss out on a single thing!
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1Bendigo Wineries VIC
Take a day to enjoy leisurely time spent at boutique winery LynneVale Estate, just 10 minutes from the heart of Bendigo in Central Victoria. Long, hot Summer days and ...
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2Heathcote Wineries VIC
Situated on the famed Cambrian-era soils of Heathcote, Sanguine Estate is an ideal destination to soak up scenic views and enjoy a taste of unspoilt, natural flavours...
3Heathcote Wineries VIC
With a winery overlooking Lake Eppalock, this family business produces one of the best Shiraz wines in Australia.
4Harcourt Wineries VIC
5Bendigo Wineries VIC
Balgownie Estate Bendigo takes you through a driveway lined with olive trees & vineyards, past the original farm cottage & high-pitched roof winery. The Cellar Door ou...
6Harcourt Wineries VIC
7Heathcote Wineries VIC
At Jasper Hill Vineyard in Heathcote the wines are produced entirely on the estate using organic/biodynamic principles. They produce their own organic compost an...
8Heathcote Wineries VIC
9Heathcote Wineries VIC
Milvine Estate specialise in Shiraz, Cabernet and Cabernet/Shiraz blend. Cellar door is open Weekends and Public Holidays excluding Christmas Day. A wood fired o...
10Heathcote Wineries VIC
Heathcote Estate was established exclusively for the production of one wine a single vineyard Shiraz. The rich red Cambrian soil and dry mild climate provide the idy...
11Heathcote Wineries VIC
The Healthcote Winery is uniquely positioned in the main street of Heathcote and was established in 1978 as one of the first commercial wineries in Heathcote. The Ce...
12Bendigo Wineries VIC
13Clunes Wineries VIC
14Heathcote Wineries VIC
Estate grown and produced wine including Shiraz, Sangiovese, Shiraz Viogner and Viogner.
15Toolleen Wineries VIC
16Bendigo Wineries VIC
At Kangderaar Vineyard in Bendigo the Cellar Door is open daily 10.00 am - 6.00 pm warmer months and 10.00 am - 5.00 pm cooler months. A beautifully appointed cella...
17Newstead Wineries VIC
Lake Cairn Curran Vineyard is a small boutique cool climate producer of award winning wines open by appointment only.
18Tooborac Wineries VIC
19Heathcote Wineries VIC
When Peter and Suzanne Williams purchased the Redesdale Estate property at Heathcote in 1988, the vineyard, originally planted in 1982, was in a state of neglect. Pe...
20Marong Wineries VIC
Sandhurst Ridge Winery at Marong is a family owned and operated Boutique winery. Sample fine wines at the cellar door every day between 11am and 5pm.
21Bridgewater on Loddon Wineries VIC
Water Wheel Vineyards is owned by the Cumming family who have farmed in the Bendigo region for fifty years. Ron and Peter Cumming have a strong back...
22Harcourt Wineries VIC
23Bendigo Wineries VIC
24Heathcote Wineries VIC
Come and meet the winemakers, stay for lunch and get to know Flynn's Wines......
Flynn Wines have now gained a grass roots following for their wines particularly from ...
25Heathcote Wineries VIC
26Tooborac Wineries VIC
Merindoc is known for it's Award winning Cambrian Reds and Reislings.
27Heathcote Wineries VIC
Situated on the famed Cambrian-era soils of Heathcote, Sanguine Estate is a...
Take a day to enjoy leisurely time spent at boutique winery LynneVale Esta...
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