Jack Rabbit Vineyard, Bellarine, Great Ocean Road, Victoria, Australia. Image: Roberto Seba
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Geelong wine region

Explore the Geelong wine region's diverse sub-regions from surf coast to volcanic plains making its food, wine and landscape resist any 'cool climate' label. Taste varieties with a subtle European style such as chardonnay and shiraz.

Geelong was the largest grape-growing region in Victoria in the 1800s, and it has undergone a renaissance in the last couple of decades as winemakers rediscover rich soils and a climate that is halfway between France's Bordeaux and Burgundy.

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Barrgowan Vineyard

Curlewis

Book in to sample award-winning wine and take a tour of this winery specialising uniquely in high quality shiraz. Tastings and tours by appointment only.

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Wyuna Park Vineyard & Garden

Drysdale

Visit for a personal tasting at this boutique Bellarine Peninsula vineyard specialising in hand-picked, traditional method pinot gris and pinot noir.

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Barwon Ridge Wines

Barwon Ridge Wines

Barrabool

Taste quality, hand-crafted, vegan-compliant pinot noir, shiraz, marsanne, chardonnay and cabernet sauvignon wines from this Barrabool Hills vineyard.

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Ponda Estate

Ponda Estate

Wallington

Ponder the beauty of a stunning, handcrafted, single-vineyard pinot noir at this small, boutique, family-owned vineyard on the Bellarine Peninsula.

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Otway Estate

Otway Estate Winery and Brewery

Barongarook

Wet your whistle with a range of cool climate wines, premium handcrafted beers and farmhouse ciders served with platters of fresh local delicacies.

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St Anne's Vineyard

St Anne's Vineyard

Lorne

Taste the fruits of St Anne's vineyards in Myrniong and Perricoota. Try the flagship riesling and very successful cabernet, chardonnay and shiraz.

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Leura Park Estate

Leura Park Estate

Curlewis

Knock on this cellar door for premium cool-climate wines and a complementary culinary line-up including stone-base pizzas and seasonal tasting platters.

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The House of Jack Rabbit

Jack Rabbit Vineyard

Bellarine

Hop to it for sophisticated cool-climate wines, an award-winning restaurant, cellar door, tasting room, bistro-style cafe and stunning coastal views.

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Scotchmans Hill

Drysdale

From $5 - $5

Enjoy views across Swan and Port Phillip bays while tasting pinot noir, an award-winning chardonnay, cabernet-merlot, sauvignon blanc and riesling.

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Bellbrae Estate

Bellbrae Estate

Bellbrae

Get on board with elegant, contemporary cool-climate wines made from estate and select region Geelong fruit, and named after the region's surf breaks.

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Waybourne Winery

Waurn Ponds

Sample wines in the tasting room overlooking the vineyard and Barrabool hills. Varieties include riesling, pinot gris, cabernet, merlot and trebbiano.

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Bellarine Estate

Bellarine

Enjoy wine tastings from the Bellarine Estate and Portarlington Ridge labels along with beer tastings from the Bellarine Brewing Company's range.

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Brown Magpie Wines

Modewarre

Get a taste for award-winning single-vineyard pinot noir, shiraz and pinot grigio in the picturesque hinterland of the Surf Coast and Great Ocean Road.

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Geelong Wine

Geelong Wine

Geelong West

Visit the Geelong wine region's boutique wineries producing premium quality wines from the Bellarine Peninsula to Moorabool Valley and the Surf Coast.

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Adventure Estate

Wallington

Enjoy a range of fine wine including shiraz, pinot noir, viognier and shiraz viognier, chardonnay and dolce blanc, plus a variety of premium beers.

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Ashby Wines

Austins Wines

Sutherlands creek

Visit this Sutherland Creek vineyard and winery to taste the pinot noir - the essence of Austins - and sample the riesling, shiraz and chardonnay.

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McGlashans Wallington Estate

McGlashans Wallington Estate

Wallington

Enjoy award-winning chardonnay, pinot noir, pinot gris and shiraz with gourmet grazing platters. Stick around to explore the classic car exhibitions.

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Oakdene

Oakdene Vineyards Restaurant and Cellar Door

Wallington

Oakdene is an original 1920s homestead that has been beautifully restored and now offers dining, accommodation and cellar door with estate grown wine.

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Gosling Creek Winery

Gosling Creek

Murroon

Have a good gander at the cool climate wines at this vineyard and cellar door nestled in the Otway Ranges: try the pinot noir, shiraz and riesling.

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Clyde Park Vineyard & Bistro

Bannockburn

Park yourself here for great wines, pizza and tasting platters. Specialty wines include pinot noir and gris, shiraz, sauvignon blanc and chardonnay.

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Lethbridge Wines

Lethbridge

Sit down with the winemakers to learn about styles and techniques and taste high quality pinot noir and shiraz along with Meredith farmhouse cheeses.

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The Minya Vineyard & Winery

Connewarre

Enjoy wine, food and moonlight concerts at the 'place of many birds' overlooking a tranquil, picturesque billabong. Cottage accommodation available.

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Terindah Estate

Bellarine

Visit this beautiful estate for brunch, lunch and wine tastings. Wines include sparkling, pinot noir, pinot gris, chardonnay, rosé, zinfandel and shiraz.

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Dinny Goonan Wines

Dinny Goonan Wines

Bambra

Savour cool climate shiraz and riesling along with cabernets, a semillon/sauvignon and sparkling, with platters of delicious fresh regional produce.

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Peveril Winery and Beechy Berry

Peveril Vineyard/Beechy Berries

Ferguson

Visit this small, tasteful cellar door for delicious wines and berries grown with natural nutrients and the loving labour of the Rossiter family.

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Banks Road Vineyard

Banks Road Vineyard

Marcus Hill

Enjoy a light lunch and wine with a view over the vineyard at this small, family-run winery on the Bellarine Peninsula. Open Thursday to Sunday.

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Yeowarra

Yeowarra Hill

Colac

Sip on an elegant, award-winning chardonnay or sample the savoury pinot noir and delicate sparkling from this family-owned vineyard in the Otways.

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Shadowfax Wines

Werribee

With a strong focus on design and quality, Shadowfax has quickly established an enviable reputation for premium wines and boutique style.

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del Rios Cellar door and Cafe

Del Rios of Mt Anakie

Anakie

Taste award-winning, elegant wines at this family-owned vineyard on the western slopes of Mt Anakie. Cellar door and cafe open every weekend for lunch.

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Wolseley Wines

Wolseley Wines

Paraparap

Discover the rustic cellar door of this boutique sized vineyard just off the Great Ocean Road. Try the pinot noir, intense sticky and other varietals.

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Eagles Rise Wine

Eagles Rise Wine

Russells Bridge

Taste handmade, single vineyard, cool-climate wines in a beautifully restored 1880s schoolhouse. Varieties include pinot gris, pinot noir and shiraz.

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Blakes Estate Winery

Blakes Estate Winery

Deans Marsh

Enjoy a 'Burgundy style' pinot noir, a 'Champagne style' sparkling wine made from pinot grapes, and a delightful rose at this Deans Marsh winery.

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Curlewis Winery

Curlewis Winery

Curlewis

Make an appointment for a tasting of these highly concentrated, complex, food-friendly wines from the Curlewis and Bellarine Selection ('Bel Sel') ranges.

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St Regis Vineyard & Winery

Waurn Ponds

Visit the cellar door and enjoy a tasting overlooking the vineyard at this friendly winery. St Regis specialises in shiraz, pinot noir and chardonnay.

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Mermerus

Drysdale

A boutique winery on the Bellarine Peninsula specialising in cultivating pinot noir and chardonnay as well as producing shiraz, rosé and riesling.

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Marcus Hill Vineyard

Marcus Hill Vineyard

Marcus Hill

Visit for a range of elegant, delicate, handcrafted wines, including pinot noir, shiraz, pinot gris and chardonnay, all made with hand-picked grapes.

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