From architectural statements to rustic tin sheds hidden among the
vines, the Yarra Valley has a wonderful range of cellar doors, all
reflecting the diversity of styles and approaches in this beautiful,
cool-climate region, a stone's throw from Melbourne.
Stunning scenery with wines to match
Snap up new vintage cool-climate masterpieces from over 70 wineries
around Healesville and the picturesque village of Marysville further
north, to those tucked into the beautiful hill country around Nillumbik,
Hurstbridge and Kangaroo Ground.
Visit the cellar doors of architecturally imposing wineries to rustic
tin sheds hidden among the vines, from stalwarts that continue to
innovate like DeBortoli, Fergusson and Yering Station to newer
favourites like Punt Road and Mandala Wines.
The wine region that started it all
Sample the grapes and marvel at the harmony of diverse soils, temperate
weather, and the dedication of generations of vignerons in the
pioneering region that kick-started Victoria's wine industry in 1838.
Match the superb estate wines with a meal at a winery restaurant in the
region that boasts multiple hatted chefs who create masterpieces from
the lush and bountiful local produce.