From Melbourne travel along the Western Highway, pass Ballarat, pass through Ararat, then 15 mins travelling time you will reach the quaint township of Great Western. Seppelt Winery is located on the lefthand side on entering the township.
Closed Christmas Day
"Deep in the Drives" Underground Tours Monday - Saturday 11am, 2pm
"Drives by Candlelite" Underground Tours the last Saturday of every month or by booking for 10 or more persons.
"Ghost and Gourmet" Underground Tours, conducted for 10 or more persons on the day you choose. Start with a gourmet BBQ then head off at dusk for the underground tour all by lanterns.
Monday to Sunday
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Conferences, Meetings, Dinners & Accommodation
Located in the beautiful Grampians area, Seppelt offers a variety of unique venue options for conferences, weddings and special events. Vine Lodge is an historic homestead situated on the winery grounds. This unique venue provides an alternative for boardroom meetings and conferences. The Lodge accommodates 20 pax in boardroom style with a separate dining room that can cater for buffet lunches and morning/afternoon teas. BBQ's and lunches can be arranged in the court yard or garden with formal dining available in the ballroom. Accommodation at Seppelt - Historic Vine Lodge Homestead which can accommodate 12 persons (5 queen & 2 singles) and Winemakers Quarters which can also accommodate 6 persons (3 doubles). Vine Lodge Homestead is a gracious federation style 5 bedroom home built in the 1890's that displays the opulent splendour of the early era. Treat yourself to a "Step back in time" amongst the vineyards of Great Western. Winemakers Quarters more for that single stay or family getaway in a unique historic winery, this house built in the 1970's boasts large living quarters, kitchen, bathroom and 3 double bedrooms. Currently occupied by Seppelt Winemakers during Vintage situated in one of the finest native gardens in the region.
Drives by Candlelite Tours & Ghost & Gourmet Tours
Seppelt Great Western "Private Drives by Candlelight Tour" is a night to remember! Prepare to be amazed as we take you on an eerie and enthralling journey through the newest Seppelt tour experience, starting with gourmet cheese platter, a glass of Seppelt Premium wine before travelling through the darkness of the unique underground cellars with candlelight lanterns. You may hear some interesting stories and if you're lucky meet a local resident. Another option is 'Ghost & Gourmet Night Tours'. On arrival at Cellar Door your group will be welcomed with a complimentary glass of our famous bubbly. Relax and enjoy a sumptuous Gourmet BBQ before heading off with your lantern on our fascinating and fun filled night tour of the cemetery and underground cellars. Or for that ultimate experience why not treat yourself to our 'Dine Deep' Night tour. Begin your night with a glass of our famous sparkling along with Gourmet Cheese Platters. Your guide will then take you through our cellars with lanterns telling tales of the yester year. Once you have survived your tour you will then be seated to a 2 course buffet dinner with Seppelt's iconic premium wines in the Brandy Nook drives amongst where dignitaries house their private wines.
Seppelt Great Western Winery is the ideal setting to make your Wedding Day an unforgettable event, with the picturesque town and surrounding landscape dominated by the majestic Grampians National Park. Our historic Victorian winery is a unique venue at which to celebrate the most important occasion of your life, with a reputation for providing style and sophistication. We will work with you and tailor your perfect reception to delight your guests and make your day unforgettable. Our team is committed and skilled, taking the stress out of organizing your event and helping to arrange the finer details, so that you both enjoy your special day together.