Shoalhaven Coast Winter Wine Festival | 6-8 June 2015
The 12th Annual Shoalhaven Coast Winter Wine Festival will once again be held over the June long weekend in June (6th – 8th) and you are invited!
Over three days visitors will be treated to a program featuring fine wine and fabulous food. Monday is a great day to come out and meet the winemakers before you journey home.
Various events will be held throughout cellar doors across the region including live music, long lunches, winemakers’ dinners, market stalls, art exhibitions, wine education talks, vineyard tours, BBQ’s and so much more.
Remember to book your accommodation early, gather your friends and family and join us this June long weekend for fun amongst the vines.
This year the festival artwork has been painted by local Gerringong Artist Barbara Spence. (read Barbara Spence Bio)
Festival Hours are 10:00 am – 5:00 pm at all Participating Wineries unless otherwise noted.
Purchase of a festival glass for $10 at the first winery you visit and enjoy Wine and Unicorn Cheese Tastings at participating wineries from Gerringong in the North to Bawley Point in the South and West to Kangaroo Valley.
Note: Must be 18 years or older to drink alcohol, children 17 or under must be accompanied by an adult.
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Cost per person: One Day Pass = $45, Two Day Pass = $65
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Bookings call: 02 4421 0332
Programs of Participating Wineries
*Note: Numbers Identify wineries location on the map. VIEW MAP.
1. Yarrawa Estate43B Scotts Road, Kangaroo Valley
Enjoy the spectacular beauty and tranquillity of Yarrawa Estate in Kangaroo Valley. Our usual wine tastings from 10.30am to 5.00 pm. In addition BBQ packs including a glass of wine will be available for lunch at a cost of $18 – guests cook their own. Bookings essential phone 02 4465 1165. Sunday evening join Yarrawa Estate for a Showcase Dinner at Bistro 146, Moss Vale Rd. Kangaroo Valley. Five course menu including wine $120/head. Limited places. Bookings phone 02 4465 2820.
Phone: 02 4465 1165
2. Roselea Vinyard310 Princes Hwy, Gerringong 2534
Sat/Sun Enjoy gourmet wood fired pizzas made to order $12 to $18. Live entertainment on Saturday afternoon features Penny Hartgerink and on Sunday afternoon we have Rhythm in Motion. Relax at our Champagne Oyster Bar with a glass of our award winning Sparkling Chardonnay Pinot Noir or a Sparkling Chambourcin (red) with strawberries and chocolates on the deck $12. View the Art Exhibition of paintings that inspired our wine labels. Have you tried Sparkling Chambourcin?
Phone: 02 4234 0340
3. Silos Estate & Wileys CreekB640 Princes Hwy, Berry 2535
Hourly wine talks in the ‘Barrel Room’ over the weekend with the winemakers, an Alpaca and Oyster Champagne Bar (well…O.K…Sparkling!); helicopter flights; gourmet produce from market stalls; our working alpaca farm and cheese tastings from the only local fromagerie make this a must visit experience over the weekend. Come and see ‘Burt’ the giant Blue Duck (really!) and also enjoy award winning fine dining at Silos Restaurant.
Phone: 0407 107 489
6. Mountain Ridge Wines11 Coolangatta Rd, Shoalhaven Heads
Enjoy live entertainment at the cellar door on Saturday and Sunday. While in our new restaurant and function centre “Broughton on the Mountain” indulge in chef’s scrumptious offerings while enjoying live entertainment. Mountain Ridge offers a great selection of both wines and Liqueurs and we are a children friendly property. There is plenty of undercover air-conditioned seating at both venues.
Phone: 02 4448 5825
5. Coolangatta Estate1335 Bolong Rd, Shoalhaven Heads
Come out and enjoy our Burger and Oyster Bar – Saturday, Sunday, Monday from 10.30am. The Vineyard Bistro is open for Lunch – Saturday and Sunday from 12.00 – 2.30pm. The Crows Nest will open on Saturday and Sunday from 10.30am with Hot Roast Beef Rolls, Estate made Pies and Sausage Rolls and Soup with Crusty Bread). A Roving Musician will entertain you on Saturday and Sunday. Enjoy tasting the Range from Shoalhaven’s 5 Red Star Winery including 96 Point Semillon (James Halliday), Gold Medal Savagnin and Best Chambourcin (2015 South Coast Wine Show).
Phone: 02 4448 7131
6. Two Figs WineryCnr Bolong Road & Back Forest Road, Shoalhaven Heads
Join us at Two Figs winery for tastings of our award winning boutique wines, which include the 2015 winner of “Best Wine made in the Shoalhaven” whilst enjoying spectacular views. The ever popular roaming jazz band “Hot Potato” will be returning to provide live music. We will have a number of food options, wood fired pizza, homemade sausage rolls, local gourmet cheese plates, coffee etc. See you at Two Figs!
Phone: 02 4448 5003
7. Cambewarra Estate520 Illaroo Road, Bangalee
Enjoy our new exciting Frizzante’s, White Fort & Sweet Sensation. Food available all day – to go or to stay! Bookings essential 02 4446 0170. HopDog Brewery will be showcasing their special brews alongside Cambewarra Wines. Enjoy how well Wine & Beer match with food: try our award winning Verscato w Asian Chicken in noodle boxes; Redhopulus Red Ale with Wagyu Beef sliders & much more. Also available Pukara Oils and Lovelocks. No BYO food or beverages permitted.
Phone: 02 4446 0170
8. Cupitt’s Wines58 Washburton Road, Milton/Ulladulla
Cupitt’s will be hopping all weekend starting with Friday’s Winemaker’s Table – Share a Four Course Meal matched with Cupitt Wine with the winemaker’s (fees apply). On Saturday & Sunday – Live Music from 10am – Sunset followed by our famous Long Table Lunch on Sunday (fees apply). Come out and enjoy our Open Fires, Mulled Wine and Wood Fired Pizza Menu. Bookings essential.
Phone: 02 4455 7888
9. Bawley Vale Estate226 Bawley Point Road, Bawley Point
Join us at our cellar door to enjoy great wines overlooking the vines and orchards throughout the weekend. Saturday evening visit us at Millards Cottage Restaurant in Ulladulla for a 5 course wine appreciation experience $80 per person and bookings essential 02 4455 3287. Sunday relax to live Rock and Roll in the vines from 1 – 3 pm.
Phone: 02 4457 2555