Private Wine Tour in the Hunter Valley

Tour itinerary and highlights:

  • AUDREY WILKINSON, Fromage & Fortified

Your informative and knowledgeable guide will collect you from your Sydney hotel. Departing from the city, we travel over the Sydney Harbour Bridge to join the Motorway heading north. We will travel directly to the Hunter Valley, which is nestled in the lee of the Great Dividing Range. 

En route we will stop for a short restroom break.

First planted 200 years ago, this is Australia’s oldest and best-known wine region and is soaked in history. It’s a dynamic and fascinating area that brims with over 150 top class wineries, indulgent restaurants, gourmet produce and boutique breweries.

TYRRELL’S, VIP PREMIUM TASTING – Discover over 160 years of family winemaking on your visit to Tyrrell’s, one of the oldest family-owned wineries in Australia. Join a member of the Tyrrell’s team on the VIP Premium Tasting Experience as they take you on a journey through some of the most iconic and award winning, Tyrrell’s wines. You will enjoy a tutored tasting of several of the best Winemaker’s Selection wines, including both current vintages and aged release wines that have been carefully selected from the Tyrrell family’s private cellar.

THE BROKENWOOD MATCH – After taking in the beautiful scenery of the Hunter Valley, you arrive at Brokenwood.  Established in 1970, Brokenwood Wines has evolved from a weekend venture for self-professed hobby winemakers into one of Australia’s most reputable wine labels. Here we are greeted by one of the friendly concierge staff who will take you to the Match room where you will enjoy a seated wine and food flight with a selection of 5 Brokenwood wines matched with bite-sized canapés*. (Canapés vary according to seasonal produce availability).  From here it’s to the restaurant to enjoy a delicious Main course and one side per person. (beverages not included/at own expense)

AUDREY WILKINSON, Fromage & Fortified – On arrival at this stunning winery, time to enjoy a self-guided tour of the onsite museum before being met by our host for a unique and memorable experience for the discerning wine and food connoisseurs. Guided by our in-house wine expert, your seated tasting experience will take place in our heritage listed museum space. Alongside sampling our range of premium wine, your host will deliver three generous tastings direct from the barrel where our fortified wines are maturing – an experience exclusive to this package. Wine will be delicately matched to fromage sourced from renowned local producers.

Our final stop of the day is at a local Chocolate Shop before commencing the return to Sydney to arrive approximately 5.30pm at your hotel.

Inclusions: Hotel pickup and drop off, private touring and experiences as per itinerary,

Departures: Daily from Sydney City
Hotels. Recommended pick up at 7:30am and returns to hotels at approximately 5:30pm.

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About Tyrrell’s

Tyrell Wines in an enchanting world, a destination where exceptional craftsmanship meets the allure of the vine. Nestled in the pristine landscapes of the Hunter Valley, Tyrell Wines has a rich history that dates back to 1858, making it one of Australia’s most iconic and revered wineries.

As you step onto the sprawling estate, you’ll be greeted by rows upon rows of meticulously tended vineyards, bathed in the golden hues of the sun. The air is infused with the sweet scent of ripening grapes, promising a sensory journey like no other. Tyrell Wines is a testament to the region’s winemaking heritage, where a passion for quality and a deep respect for the land intertwine.

The story of Tyrell Wines is one of resilience and dedication, spanning generations of winemakers who have carefully nurtured the vines and honed their craft. With each sip of their award-winning wines, you’ll taste the essence of this legacy, a symphony of flavours that dances on your palate and leaves an indelible mark on your senses.

Venture into the historic cellar door, where time stands still amidst the rustic charm and old-world ambience. The knowledgeable and passionate staff are eager to guide you through a personalised tasting experience, sharing stories of the vineyard’s past and offering insights into the winemaking process. Sample the full spectrum of Tyrell’s portfolio, from crisp and refreshing whites to bold and robust reds, each bottle bearing the signature mark of excellence.

About Brokenwoods Wines

Nestled in the picturesque Hunter Valley, Brokenwood Wines is an enchanting destination that has become synonymous with elegance, sophistication, and a true appreciation for the art of winemaking.

Step into the heart of the estate, surrounded by lush vineyards that stretch as far as the eye can see. The rolling hills and sun-drenched slopes create the perfect microclimate for grape cultivation, resulting in wines that embody the essence of the region. With each sip, you’ll be transported to a world of rich flavours and nuanced complexities, as the unique flavour reveals itself in every glass.

The history of Brokenwood Wines is steeped in passion and dedication. Since its establishment in 1970, the winery has been committed to producing wines of exceptional quality and character. It is a story of unwavering commitment to craftsmanship, where each grape is carefully handpicked, and each barrel meticulously nurtured, ensuring that only the finest wines make their way into the bottle.

As you explore the winery, you’ll be greeted by the warm hospitality of the knowledgeable staff, who are eager to share the story behind each vintage. The state-of-the-art cellar door provides the perfect setting for a memorable tasting experience, where you can sample an array of wines, from crisp whites to bold reds, each one a testament to the winemaker’s artistry.


About Audrey Wilkinson

Step into a realm where time-honoured traditions and a rich history of winemaking come together to create wines of unparalleled quality and distinction at Audrey Wilkinson Wines. With a heritage dating back to 1866, Audrey Wilkinson Wines stands as a testament to the passion and dedication of its founder, whose vision continues to shape the winery’s legacy.

As you wander through the vineyards, each step brings you closer to the soul of the estate. The vines, basking in the warm Australian sun, stretch towards the heavens, their leaves whispering stories of resilience and abundance. The gentle breeze carries the intoxicating scent of ripening grapes, evoking a sense of anticipation for the treasures that await.

The cellar door, a gateway to the winery’s world, invites you to indulge in an exquisite tasting experience. The knowledgeable and passionate staff guide you through a carefully curated selection of wines, each sip revealing the unique characteristics of each of this aged old flavours inspired by the winemaker’s artistry. From delicate whites to bold reds, the range of Audrey Wilkinson wines reflects the diversity and beauty of the Hunter Valley.

Beyond the wines themselves, Audrey Wilkinson Wines offers a captivating journey into the heart of winemaking. Embark on a vineyard tour and witness the meticulous process of grape cultivation, where nature’s bounty is transformed into liquid poetry. Learn about the winemaking techniques that have been perfected over generations, as well as the innovative approaches that push the boundaries of possibility.

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