The Heathcote Wine Region, is nestled amongst peaceful bushland at the foot of the McIvor and McHarg ranges.
Heathcote itself is a gold-rush town, surrounded by renowned vineyards and bountiful countryside. Known for its world-class shiraz it has an immediate air of countryside charm.
Wine Estates criss-cross the surrounding land. Taste the wines and meet the local winemakers, year round.
Enjoy the local wines alongside wonderful regional produce, expertly prepared and served.
Visit in the month of October when the local winemakers all gather to showcase their iconic wines at the Heathcote Wine and Food Festival.
Alternatively, you could time your trip to the June Queen’s Birthday long weekend for Heathcote on Show.
Visit these wineries in the Heathcote region:
185 High Street, Heathcote, Victoria, 3523
This historic miner’s store is located in the main street of Heathcote and is a popular cellar door in the region.
Flynns Wines & Heathcotean Bistro
29 Lewis Road, Heathcote, Victoria, 3523
Individual premium and seasonal wines are available at the popular Bistro which you can combine with their great menu.
61 Gibb Road, Toolleen, Victoria, 3551
Hearty fare is paired with premium shiraz, cabernet sauvignon, viognier and durif variety wines at their restaurant come bistro .Or perhaps stay at their bed-and-breakfast style accommodation.
M Chapoutier Australia
141-143 High Street, Heathcote, Victoria, 3523
This winery has a huge range of French and Australian wines with fantastic back-vintages. Special weekend openings make for great day trips.
Merindoc Cafe and Cellar Door
2905 Lancefield-Tooborac Road, Tooborac, Victoria, 3522
Located in Tooborac around dramatic hills, the Merindoc Cafe and Cellar Door is known for its relaxed tastings and long lunches filled with fresh, organic produce.
80 Tooborac Baynton Road, Tooborac, Victoria, 3522
Italian inspired, McIvor Estate offers a Tuscan palette, their wood-fired pizza, Sangiovese, Nebbiolo and olive oil are paired
1129 Northern Hwy, Heathcote, Victoria, 3523
This family owned winery produces premium red and white wines from the foothills of Mount Ida Range.
480 Heathcote Redesdale Road, Heathcote, Victoria, 3523
Located in a picturesque setting 5 kilometers south of Heathcote, Condie Estate is renowned as a small batch winery.