Grampians, Victoria. Departing Halls Gap & Pomonal

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Saturday 7th March & Sunday 8th March

Special long weekend tours

Saturday 7th March 

Special long weekend tour

Available: Saturday 7th March 

Tour Times: 3pm - 7pm

- Pomonal Estate

Best's Wines 

- Paper, Scissors Rock Brew Co.

- 5 min Helicopter flight * two or more people required 

Whats included: Visit 2 vineyards & 1 brewery. wine tasting & drinks included at each location plus a 5 minute helicopter flight over the vines at Best's Wines.

Saturday 7th March: Itinerary

You will be picked up from your accommodation or will meet at a designated location around 10am and begin your tour. Pick up times/prices may vary upon individual request. All pick ups from Halls Gap are included in the price.

 

Start your tour learning the art of the swirl, sniff and slurp from your expert wine guide while on the bus, to then try it out at range of cellar door tastings. Learn about the Grampians region as you travel to your first destination, hear about the pre and post European arrival plus interesting facts about the Grampians.

 

First stop is arriving at Pomonal Estate, a great location with a fun atmosphere vibe plus beautiful views of the Grampians. Here you will enjoy a beer & cider paddle or wine.

Next: Best’s Wines, Great Western. Arriving in their historic cellar door known as ‘The Stables’. It is an amazing experience from the moment you step in the door, enjoy the beautiful red gum tasting room. Wines available for tasting include Best’s current range and back vinatge wines.  Enjoy wandering around the 150-year-old vineyard. Opportunity to peek into the past, discovering their underground cellar, you will be guided underground to see history at a stand still. 

For every couple who book the tour, a 5 minute helicopter flight is included. Option to upgrade to 10 minutes for an extra $60 per couple. After your flight, you will enjoy the wine tasting and underground cellar tour before some spare time to just enjoy the live music before heading off to the last location back in Halls Gap.

The very popular Paper Scissor Rock Brew Co, located in the heart of Halls Gap. Here you will enjoy a local beer, brewed onsite or a local wine while enjoy the atmosphere.This venue also has modern food and able to cater for different dietary requirements - if you wish to then stay for dinner at the reserved table form he wine tour - let us know during the booking process.

From here you will be dropped back at your pick up location or left at Paper Scissor Rock if you wish to continue the night.

 

Tour time: 4 hours approx..

Maximum 11 person

Tour Cost:

Per passengers*: $125pp

*NOTE: due to the helicopter flight inclusions, this tour does rely on a minimum booking of two people. Single passengers can not be cater for, sorry.

Consumption of alcohol prior to joining the wine tour is greatly discouraged. Any inappropriate behaviour or intoxication will result in the tour being cut short with no refund on monies or may result in no further wine tasting or drinks provided. We take responsible drinking seriously with all our guides holding a current RSA and will manage all behaviour as they see fit including terminating a wine tour. Please read all our terms and conditions on our "Contact Us" page.

Sunday 8th March

Special long weekend tour

Available: Sunday 8th March 

Tour Times: 3:30pm - 6:30pm

- Fallen Giants

- Pomonal Estate

Halls Gap Hotel

- Paper, Scissors Rock Brew Co.

Whats included: Visit 2 vineyards, 1 pub & 1 brewery. Wine tasting at first location & full drinks included at each other location.

Sunday 8th March: Itinerary

You will be picked up or will meet at a designated location. Pick up times may vary upon individual requirements, however between 3:20pm - 3:40pm

 

This tour is really just a bit of fun in the afternoon and although you will still learn about the region, the history and discover new locations - it is a great way to meet others visiting the area. Even if you are not normally a "wine tour" type person - this is the tour for you because we make it just a bit of fun way to get someone to drive you around the Grampians with drinks included.

 

First destination is Fallen Giants vineyard (Halls Gap Estate), another great location - sample the wines from the vines grown onsite, that you will see as we drive up to the cellar door. With whites & red wines to try before we move on to our next location.

Your next stop is at Pomonal Estate for wine tasting and each person will have a beer/cider paddle from their locally produced brand, here you will enjoy the cellar door atmosphere with friendly and knowledgeable staff plus beautiful views of the Grampians National park.

Opportunity to purchase light snacks/coffee & other products.

Next stop is Barney's Bar for an Aussie experience of wine or beer (you choose) in an old sheep shearing shed. Or Halls Gap Hotel, this very popular location for locals and visitors, over looks the Grampians, with the local wildlife jumping past as you enjoy a beer or wine on us.

Last stop will be the newest establishment to the block - Paper Scissors Rock Brew Co - with a drink on us - we suggest you try their local brew - even if you are not a "beer" person, when in Rome....... However local wines are also available if you wish to have a wine.

You can stay at the last location and enjoy the atmosphere and have a meal - your reserved table from the tour is yours to stay on for as long as you like once the tour finishes, OR we will take you back to your accommodation around 6:30pm

Tour time: 3 - 3.5 hours approx.

(Alternative wineries/ pubs may be used, depending on availability)

Tour Cost $80pp

Consumption of alcohol prior to joining the wine tour is greatly discouraged. Any inappropriate behaviour or intoxication will result in the tour being cut short with no refund on monies or may result in no further wine tasting or drinks provided. We take responsible drinking seriously with all our guides holding a current RSA and will manage all behaviour as they see fit including terminating a wine tour. Please read all our terms and conditions on our "Contact Us" page.