PEEL DISTRICT WINERY GUIDE FOR NIGHTCRUISER WINE TOURS
PEEL WINERY GUIDE
After many requests the
Nightcruiser Crew have put together exciting Wine Tours
for the Mandurah and Peel district.
The tours can be enjoyed by local groups and groups from the
Metro Areas as well.
In the past and still available is a Wine Tour in the Swan
Valley from Mandurah and surrounding district.
Ideal for a Hens Day, 21st, 30th and 40th Birthdays or any
The Nightcruiser Crew have collated a comprehensive Winery
Guide that will assist you to choose some of the Venues for
your tour below.
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PEEL DISTRICT WINERY GUIDE
Marlock Place, Karnup
Colin and Chris Ashby, planted 250 vines on their
property, merely with the intention to keep family and
friends supplied with wine. In 1997, before their
first vintage, their hobby turned into something more
serious and their small vineyard expanded to 2,500
counter act the destructiveness of the birds, a
permanent net canopy was built over the vineyard,
protecting the plantings of Shiraz, Cabernet
Sauvignon, Merlot, Chardonnay, Verdelho and Grenache.
Amarillo vines (Amarillo is the name of the 7,000 acre
farm of which the development of Amarillo become part
of), believes every grape and it's quality is
important. A good wine starts in the vineyard, so the
lyre trellis system is used to increase grape maturity
and quality, while maintaining top production levels.
All grapes are handpicked.
winemaking process occurs at Tuart Ridge and is then
returned to Amarillo for labelling and cellar door
The cellar is open most days, a phone
call before visiting could avoid disappointment. Wine
prices range from $12 to $16 and a small picnic & BBQ
area adjoins the cellar.
CAPE BOUVARD WINES
185 Clifton Downs Road, Mandurah
Enjoy a relaxing day in beautiful surroundings at this
winery - the only winery in the Mandurah shire. The
winery was established in 1990 and is situated a short
distance south of Mandurah. Cellar tasting and
purchases can be made at the winery every day between
1000 and 1700.
Set in a grove of Tuarts and Willows on the edge of
Yalgorup National Park and Lake Clifton, Cape Bouvard
is worth a visit just for the scenery.
While you are there, see Lake Clifton's unique
Stromatolites. This is only one of the two places in
Western Australia where you can see the world's first
Cape Bouvard's Rotundra with its teak furniture and
pots from Central Java and Lombok make the perfect
venue to relax and enjoy the peaceful scenery.
Visitors can enjoy lunch at our quality cafe or use
their barbecue facilities.
It is also a great venue for a group or family picnic!
Lot 9 Scarp Road, Waroona
"Smell The Sea, Touch The Clouds"
HOTHAM RIDGE WINERY
Wandering Pingelly Rd Wandering
find Hotham Ridge Winery about an hour and half south
east of Perth,
on the Wandering-Pingelly Road, in the heart of the
West Australian wine producing region.
Situated at an altitude of 350 metres, Hotham Ridge
enjoys ideal growing
conditions - hot summer days, cool nights and cold
These show up clearly in their wines, which combine
and vibrant fruit characters.
LAKE CLIFTON VINEYARDS & WINERY
Road, Lake Clifton. (Next to Old Coast Road. 4kms
south of the Lake Clifton Tavern.)
Vineyard and Winery produce and export mango wine,
plum port, reds, whites and award winning fruit wines,
situated south west of Mandurah, the vineyard offers
wine tasting and is a good place to enjoy a picnic
Relax in the
rustic bar and bottle shop where you can sample and
purchase the unique reds, whites and fruit wines grown
in the limestone soil of the estate.
10:30am - 6:00pm daily
Old Chestnut Lane, Jarrahdale
The Millbrook tasting room has a
range of wines available either for tasting or
purchase by the glass or bottle. To complement our
fine wines, innovative Chef, Brad Richards, offers a
delicious selection of modern Australian light meals,
or gourmet picnic baskets, for your enjoyment. Our
menu changes on a seasonal basis to take advantage of
the local fresh produce, including marron and fruit
from Chestnut Farm. Enjoy casual dining, in the
tranquillity and beauty of Millbrook, on our deck with
sweeping views; or find your own picnic spot by the
lake; or in the winter, just relax by the fire in our
welcoming tasting room and cafe. Millbrook also has a
superb upper level function room which is ideal for
weddings or special events. Our chef can design a menu
to suit your catering requirements
Open daily from 10am to 5pm – groups by appointment
Available from Wednesday to Sunday from 12 noon to 3pm
Lot 20 Irwin Road, Dwellingup
Just over 30 minutes from Mandurah and situated in
the heart of the beautiful jarrah forest, Dwellingup
is a town enveloped by earthy and historic charm.
The Newbliss Winery reflects this magnificent
environment with good service, good food and GREAT
Open for light
lunches Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Public
Holidays, 10am-5pm the Newbliss Winery experience
should not be missed. The wineries rustic finish is
inspired by the surrounding environment of lush
green farmland and earthy country depth
290 Fletcher Rd, Karnup
Wine tasting is free
(although large bus groups do incur a fee which is
refundable upon purchase) and most of the range is tasted on
a daily basis. Wines such as the sparkling and Zinfandel
are only available for tastings on week ends.
If you're looking for a snack
while sharing a bottle in their picnic grounds please
purchase a tasting pack which is available every day and is
suitable for 2-3 people. There are also various types of
olives and other antipasto products available, as well as
Peel Estate merchandise such as wine glasses, t-shirts, caps
and water jugs
Winery Drive, Karnup
The small family operated vineyard is situated in the
Peel Wine Region adjacent to the cities of Mandurah
and Rockingham. At Peel Ridge they believe that
quality wines begin in the vineyard. Their grapes
are grown in our small 5 acre vineyard and tended by
hand enabling them to focus on producing quality
grapes for premium wines.
The vineyard is set out around the tall Tuart trees
which indicate the soils sought after by discerning
grape growers. The proximity of the coast ensures
the ripening grapes are cooled by the sea breeze on
even the hottest of days in the long Western
Australian summer. Their vines are control irrigated
using high quality water to maintain optimum soil
moisture levels during all stages of vine growth.
These factors contribute to the production of high
They are open for tastings and sales of our range from
11am to 3pm on weekends
Williams Rd, Dwellingup
Enjoy a taste of the good
life at Plavins Vineyard, a picturesque thirty-five acre
property surrounded by State forest and planted with
Cabernet Sauvignon, Shiraz and Chardonnay grapes. The
climate and soils of Dwellingup are ideal for these grape
varieties creating small volume, limited release wines which
are complex, well balanced and age worthy.
Friday, Saturday, Sunday
and public holidays: 10am – 5pm
Coffee, tea and cakes,
Sunday and Public Holidays.
8 Wilson Road, Pinjarra
The newest boutique winery to
be established in the Peel Wine Region
Wine mood food is open 10am to 5pm
Wednesday to Friday and 9am to 5pm Saturday and Sunday and
welcomes guests for wine tastings, wine sales, menu
selections, coffee and cakes.
The winery site located on Wilson Road Pinjarra is home to a
dedicated winery that has been designed and developed by
qualified winemaker owner/operator Warren Brown. Warren has
a Bachelor of Science Viticulture and Oenology (Curtin
University of Technology) and is a local resident of the
To complement the hand crafted wines produced on site by
winemaker Warren Brown, Raven Wines is proud to present an
innovative dining experience for the Peel Region - modern
Bistro dining is based on the French
style of food preparation that offers humble yet elegant
food designs centred on fresh seasonal produce. Following
food movements in London and New York, they invite you to
experience this wonderful celebration of food. This dining
concept is now being presented to the Peel region through
the inspiration of head chef John Clarke and sous chef James
Food Selections here..
Nicholson Rd, Meelon
Wine Tasting and sales Daily 11am – 5pm.
Antipasto plates, coffee and cake available daily.
Prior bookings essential for lunches.
THE WINE TREE
WANDERING BROOK ESTATE
WOODY PEAR WINES
ADDITIONAL VENUES OF INTEREST
ABINGDON MINIATURE VILLAGE
Display of Miniature Historic Buildings of the UK Landscaped Gardens & Heritage Tea Rooms - check
out the website for
DWELLINGUP COMMUNITY HOTEL MOTEL
Marrinup Street, Dwellingup
Located in the centre of
town, enjoy a delicious meal and a swim in the
pool after a long day hiking or sightseeing.
The Dwellingup Community
Hotel is the only remaining community owned
hotel in Western Australia and has been open
since the early 1900's, it was one of the few
buildings that survived the massive bushfires of
Enjoy a delicious counter
meal during the hours of 12.00pm - 2.00pm or
come for dinner in the lounge or dining room
between 6.00pm - 8pm. There is live music most
MANDURAH FERRY CRUISES
Mandurah Tce, Mandurah
Whether you choose a 1 hour Canal & Estuary cruise on the "Mandjar", a possible Dolphin experience on the
"Dolphin Discoverer" or taking the "Peel Princess" on the Murray River Luncheon cruise, you are sure to enjoy an
unforgettable cruise through the beautiful enclosed waterways of Mandurah, Peel Inlet and the Murray River.
43 Nanga Road, Dwellingup
introduction in the early 1980's, Paintball has
rapidly grown into an exciting sport played by
people from all walks of life, all over the
world. Paintball enthusiasts are forming teams,
playing in tournaments or just having fun on the
Paintball is an
ideal team sport for sporting clubs, corporate
groups, Hens and Bucks Party.
Sneak and hide as you fire
at the opposition. Use the tall trees, pallets
and obstacles to your advantage in this
challenging battle field environment
Patrol the undulating bush
covered banks around the lake, seek and find the
opposition and then eliminate them.
Again use the obstacles to
your advantage as you engage the opposition
RAVENSWOOD RIVER RESORT HOTEL
riverside Restaurant and Lounge Bar provides hearty
and affordable bistro and buffet style dining seven
days a week for lunch and dinner.
The natural presence and old world charm of this
majestic property offers a truly unique experience
for visitors anytime of year. Located on the banks
of the Murray River, the Ravenswood Hotel
is renowned for its idyllic setting, live
entertainment, great food and friendly atmosphere.
With adjacent motel and chalet accommodation it is
the perfect venue for weddings, functions or any
THE PEEL REGION
region, with its close proximity to Perth, is a perfect
destination for a day trip. Chenin Blanc and Shiraz are
The region includes the Peel Inlet a large body of water
just south of Mandurah. The town of Williams lies on its
The Mediterranean climate varies the further inland you
travel, as the cooling, moderating effects of the ocean
The soils vary across the region from 'tuart' sandy soil
on the coast to loams and gravely soils further inland.
Peel has since its early days been an important
agricultural and mining area.
As with much of Western Australia there were vineyards
established during the 1930s by Italian immigrants, but it
wasn't until the 1970s
that sustained development took hold. They grow
Chardonnay, Chenin Blanc, Semillon and Verdelho and
Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot and Shiraz.
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BARRAGUP, BLYTHEWOOD, BOUVARD, CLIFTON, COODANUP, DAWESVILLE,
DUDLEY PARK, ERSKINE, FAIRBRIDGE, FALCON, FURNISSDALE, GOLDEN
BAY, GREENFIELDS, HALLS HEAD, HERRON, KARNUP, LAKELANDS, MADORA
BAY, MANDURAH, MANDURAH EAST, MANDURAH NORTH, MEADOW SPRINGS,
MEELON, NAMBEELUP, NIRIMBA, NORTH DANDALUP, NORTH PINJARRA,
NORTH YUNDERUP, OAKLEY, PARKLANDS, PINJARRA, POINT GREY,
RAVENSWOOD, SAN REMO, SECRET HARBOUR, SILVER SANDS, SINGLETON,
SOLUS, SOUTH YUNDERUP, STAKE HILL, WANNANUP, WEST