The Goulburn Valley is home to some of Australia’s oldest vines including centuries old Shiraz and Marsanne varieties. The area’s rich alluvial soil produce some of the country’s best wines, and boasts many winemakers passionate about their craft.
Spend a day, a week or longer exploring the many wineries and cellar doors dotted across the Goulburn Valley region. Explore on your own or take a winery tour. Either way, the winemakers will be happy to share a trade secret or two with you.
This award winning wine region is diverse and produces rich, complex wines with distinct regional character from the ancient deep red soils of the weathered ranges and the alluvial loams of the fertile river flats.
The region’s signature grape varieties include Shiraz, Marsanne, Roussanne, Vigonier and Grenache.
Many wineries pair their fabulous local fare with their fine wines at a variety of cellar door cafes and restaurants. Enjoy a full gourmet lunch or a simple, delicious platter of cheeses with matched wine tastings. Either way, the combination of great wine, great food and great scenery will make for a trip you won’t forget.
Discover on your own or contact Jean for a suggested itinerary, or even for a personlised tour.
Must see wineries include: