Wineries

The central Victorian countryside around Castlemaine & Bendigo produces magnificent full-flavoured Shiraz & Cabernet-Sauvignon red wines. Below you will find listed some of the many wineries in the region, or you could check out the map of wineries in Central Victoria here.

Alma:

Tipperary Hill Estate (32 Alma-Bowenvale Rd.). Open 10am-5pm w/ends. (03) 5461 3312.

Betley:

Laanecoorie (4834 Bendigo-Maryborough Rd.). Open w/ends. (03) 5468 7260

Big Hill:

1. Big Hill Vineyard (Calder H/way., Big Hill). Open 10am-5pm daily (cafe open w/ends). (03) 5435 3366.
2. Chateau Leamon (10km S of Bendigo on A79). Open 10am-5pm Wed-Mon. (03) 5447 7995.

Bridgewater:

1. Water Wheel Vineyards ( Lyndhurst St., Bridgewater on Loddon). Open 11am-5pm daily Oct-Apr. 11am-5pm w/days, 1pm-4pm w/ends & pub.hol. May-Sep. (03) 5437 3060.
2. Old Loddon Vines (Serpentine Rd.). Open 12-5pm w/ends. (03) 5437 3197.

Harcourt:

1. Blackjack Vineyards (Calder H/way.). Open 11am-5pm w/ends & pub.hol. (03) 5474 2355.
2. Mt. Alexander Vineyard (Calder H/way.). Open 10am-5pm daily. Also, Brindabella Distillery on site (distilled products, apple brandy schnapps & liquers). (03) 5474 2262.
3. Harcourt Valley Vineyards (3339 Calder H/way.). Open 11am-5pm daily (winter), 11am-6pm daily (summer). (03) 5474 2223.

Kingower:

1. Passing Clouds (Kurting Rd., Kingower via Inglewood). Open noon-5pm w/ends. (03) 5348 8257.
2. Blanche Barkly Wines (Rheola Rd., Kingower). Open9am-5pm w/ends & pub.hol. (03) 5438 8223.
3. Glenalbyn Winery (Cnr. Halls & Gillespie's Rds., Kingower). Open 11am-4.30pm daily. (03) 5438 8255.
4. Kangderaar Vineyard (Melville Cave Rd., Rheola). (03) 5438 8292.

Welshmans Reef

Welshmans Reef Vineyard (Maldon-Newstead RD, C283). Open 10am-5pm w/ends & pub.hol. (03) 5476 2733.

Leichardt:

Connor Park Winery (Connors Rd.). Open daily 11am-6pm. (03) 5437 5234.

Nuggetty:

Nuggetty Vineyard (280 Maldon-Shelbourne Rd.). Open 10am-4pm w/ends & pub.hol. (03) 5475 1347.

Maiden Gully:

Balgownie Estate (Hermitage Rd.). Open 11am-5pm daily. (03) 5449 6222.

Mandurang:

1. Chateau Dore (330 Mandurang Rd.). Open 10am-5pm Sun-Fri, 9am-1pm Sat, Oct-Apr. 9am-5pm Sat, May-Sept. (03) 5439 5278.
2. Mandurang Valley Winery (77 Fadersons Lne.). Open 11am-5pm w/ends, pub. & school hol. (03) 5439 5367.
3. Tannery Lane (174 Tannery Lane). Open by appointment. (03) 5439 3227.

Marong:

1. Connor Park Winery (Connor Rd., Leichardt). Open 10am-6pm daily. (03) 5437 5234.
2. Sandhurst Ridge (156 Forest Dve.). Open noon-5pm Sat, 1pm-5pm Sun. (03) 5435 2534.
3. Burnt Acre Vineyard (211 O'Sullivans Rd.). Open by appoinment. (03) 5435 2519.

Sutton Grange:

Langanook Wines (91 McKittricks Rd.). Open 11am-5pm w/ends & pub.hol. (03) 5474 8250.

Taradale:

Fryerstown Road Vineyard (Fyerstown Rd.). Open 10am-5pm w/ends. (03) 5423 2641.

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