Another of Mudgee's mid 1970s wineries that is coming into its prime. In the Age of Aquarius 60s, jaded rat racers turned ... More
Elliot Rocke Estate
Another of Mudgee's mid 1970s wineries that is coming into its prime. In the Age of Aquarius 60s, jaded rat racers turned their back on the city and headed north to the hills behind Byron Bay in the 70s, they came here, to Mudgee, making a major contribution to what continues to mature into one of Australia's most magnificent viticulture districts. Elliot Rocke Estate, under the direction of winemaker Simon Gilbert, is producing its best wines yet, including some gorgeous unwooded Chardonnays made from the vineyard's pick of the crop.
Dr Christopher Rawson Penfold planted his first Shiraz vines here in 1844. Overlooking Adelaide, the refurbished and iconic estate today
remains a working winery and houses a five star restaurant. Penfolds Grange is considered Australia's greatest red wine, so ...
One of the Swan Valley's many boutique wineries, Jane Brook Estates Wines was established in 1972. The brook after which
it is named, meanders through the vineyard. The main varieties of grape grown here include Chenin Blanc, Chardonnay, Merlot, ...
Melbourne may not be home to any royal palaces, but this lavish mansion is not far off. Built in 1868
in the Romanesque style, Rippon Lea was home to a succession of wealthy owners before being acquired by the ...