Visit some of the smaller wineries in the Yarra Valley.

Starting the day at Punt Road Winery, a friendly and welcoming award winning winery owned by the Napoleone Family.

Next is Coldstream Hills Winery founded by renowned wine writer James Halliday in 1985. Medhurst Winery, another family owned winery that has estate grown, low cropped, handmade wines.

Dominique Portet Winery, a centuries old wine making family with an unmatched record in the Australian wine industry. Dominique is the ninth generation. Here you are offered lunch, a delicious Mediterranean Platter with wine.

Next you have the option to travel to Maddens Rise. The philosophy here is to maintain, preserve, and where possible and appropriate ecologically enhancement, it's Organic.

Another winery you may visit is Greenstone Winery, one of Yarra Valley's most progressive and unique wineries. Here you will stop for their cheese platter and accompanying wines.

Tour back to Melbourne along the Yarra Valley hinterland.

Which wineries you visit can depend on days opened.

Days of operation:
  • Tours are subject to availability. You need to contact tour operator for date requested.

Tour highlights:
  • Punt Road Wines
    Start at Punt Road Winery, a friendly and welcoming award winning winery owned by the Napoleone Family that have been Orchardists in the Yarra valley since the 1940's. They planted their first vineyards in 1983 and since become highly regarded for their Yarra Valley Punt Road label. The have now moved to include hand-crafted cider.
  • Coldstream Hills Winery
    Cold Stream Hills Winery founded by Renowned Wine Writer James Halliday in 1985.
  • Greenstone Winery
    Another winery you may visit is Greenstone Winery one of Yarra Valleys most progressive unique winery with award winning wines that are sold both nationally and in key markets around the world. Here you may stop for their cheese platter and accommpaning wines.
  • Debortoli Winery
    DeBortoli Winery is next interesting wine from some of the oldest vines in the valley. Fantastic cheese and wine tastings with Italian style ambience. Richard Thomas the world famous cheese maker for over 30 years was the first to make a cheese room for this winery and its only progressed from here. You can sample taste or buy at your pleasure.
  • Dominique Portet
    Dominique Portet Winery a centuries old wine making family. The Portet family holds possibly an unmatched record in the Australian wine industry. Dominique is the ninth generation in his family to be committed to wine making. His family has had links with the wine industry since 1720 in his native Bordeaux. Enjoy lunch at Dominique Portet with their delicious Mediterranean platter with bottle of wine.

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