more than just a winery
Nillumbik Winter WineFest – Sat 18th & Sun 19th June
Apart from Shaws Road Winery, 5 other nearby wineries will be open both days. This is a great weekend for you to create your own wine trail and travel from winery to winery. Each winery provides free wine tastings, entertainment and a tasty lunch inside where it’s warm and cosy!
At Shaws Road Winery…
Free tastings of wine, beer and cider. The full range of current release wines will be on sale including some rare back vintages and museum stock. An opportunity to join the Shaws Road Wine Club and receive an immediate 20% discount on wine purchases.
The Omaru Alpaca Farm (2 mins down the road from Shaws Road) is also open on Sunday so you can feed and pat an Alpaca on the way to the winery
There’s a delicious family-friendly lunch provided by Hot Coals Catering and includes (both days) Pumpkin Soup ($8) Lamb Cutlets and Roast Potatoes ($25) three types of Pizza ($18) Calamari and Salad ($15) Arancini Balls (3 for $14) Grazing Platters for 2 people to share ($40) Chocolate Cake with cream ($8)
Pop-up Market: Shaws Road Winery will be hosting a pop-up market with stalls selling fresh flowers, fresh Apples and Pears, handmade soaps, homewares and giftwares, re-purposed furniture and lots more!
Wine, Gumboots and Meatball Madness!
Gumboot Season in July in the Yarra Valley means anyone wearing gumboots immediately attracts a 15% discount off RRP for any wine purchased at the winery!! The winery will be open on Sunday 17th July for lunch, wine tastings and wine sales from 11.00am – 5.00pm.
Bookings essential for groups of 4 or more. Please contact Jan on 0437 393 736. (The July lunch menu is all sorts of Meatballs: Swedish with mash, New York style in a sub, and included in our regular grazing platters.) Come and enjoy the new Coonara installed on the verandah – kick off your boots and toast your feet with a glass of wine!