Margaret River Wine Producers
3 Oceans Wine Company is named after the three oceans that surround Australia. 3 Oceans is a producer and exporter of premium wines from Western Australia. The winery is located in the heart of the Margaret River region boasting a modern winery cellar door and restaurant.
Established in 1985, Abbey Vale Vineyard and Cellar Door is located on Wildwood Road in the heart of the Yallingup Hills.
Relaunched in February 2016, Abbey Vale Wines is the side project of Julian Langworthy (Winemaker), John Fogarty (Viticulturalist) and Mark Fogarty (Finance). Our new Abbey Vale Wines showcase what we feel is best about the area and best about this amazing site. With a new series of wines in the works, watch this space for an exciting new label with a focus on quirky, small batch wines with a high degree of smashability.
After Hours Wine is located in the Carbanup/North Jindong area of the pristine Margaret River wine region. Their wines are hand crafted using quality fruit sourced from their own vineyards. After Hours Wine believes in a hands on approach from the vineyard to the bottle. All of the After Hours wines are produced, processed and bottled onsite. This allows them to carefully select only the best parcels of fruit to produce premium award winning wines.
Amato Vino are small-batch artisan winemakers based in Margaret River, making lo-fi, minimal intervention wines.
Established in 2003 by owner/winemaker Brad Wehr, the labels and wine styles have continued to grow, covering classic Margaret River varietals through to some eclectic, unconventional grape varieties and winemaking methods.
The winery is located a few minutes south-west of the Margaret River township, and although not open to the general public, tasting by appointment can be arranged. Three labels produced are Amato Vino (micro-batch alternative varieites and experimental batches), Mantra (classic Margaret River), and Brad (the original pop-art retro label).
Amelia Park is dedicated to producing fine wines of the highest quality that capture the essence of Margaret River, combining leading edge techniques with traditional winemaking values and practices.
Winemaker Jeremy Gordon believes his success lies in a hands-on approach to every step of the process, attention to detail and an unquenchable passion for making consistently outstanding wines. This philosophy has seen Jeremy receive numerous awards throughout his career including Australia’s most coveted award, the Jimmy Watson Memorial Trophy. The wines of Amelia Park have been quick to make their mark, winning trophies at he Decanter World Wine Awards, the Hong Kong International Wine & Spirit Competition, the National Wine Show of Australia, the Margaret River Wine Show and the Winewise Championships.
Aravina Estate, established in 2010 by Perth businessman Steve Tobin is located in the northern corner of the premium wine-growing region of Margaret River in Western Australia – close to the town of Dunsborough and the famed surf at Yallingup. The property was established in 1986 under the original name – Amberley Estate.
Nestled amongst the picturesque setting of expansive vineyards across rolling hills, natural bushland and manicured gardens, Aravina Estate would surely be one of Margaret River’s finest wine properties in the region.
Aravina Estate consists of 64 acres (26 hectares) under vine with plantings of Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Shiraz, Sauvignon Blanc, Semillon, Chenin Blanc and Chardonnay. Aravina was named Top 10 Best New Wineries in James Halliday Wine Companion 2014 and a 5 Star Rating.
Arlewood has long been a part of the Margaret River Wine region. First established in 1984 in Wilyabrup, a move south to the cooler climate of Forest Grove in 2009 created a renewed focus on single vineyard estate grown wines. These are handcrafted by a dedicated team that are fanatical about wine and love to experiment with style. Drop by for a chat and let them show you some amazing wines.
Arlewood Estate – 679 Calgardup Road, Forest Grove WA. Open Saturdays 11am-5pm or by appointment, ph +61 8 9757 6676.
Arthur Wines is a small, boutique Margaret River Winery, producing handcrafted fortified wines for a new generation of wine enthusiasts who are curious to try something new.
Ashbrook Estate (established 1975) is a family owned and operated winery producing only premium handcrafted varietal wines from grapes grown and handpicked on the Estate. The focus on sustainable vineyard practices (via application of 160m3 compost annually and the sophisticated “lyre” trellising system) eliminates green characters and promotes intensely attractive fruit flavours/aromas. All processing, winemaking, bottling and packaging are tightly quality controlled using the Estate’s own state-of-the-art facilities. For many years Ashbrook has enjoyed a 5-star rating from James Halliday, Australia’s pre-eminent wine critic. Enjoy the scenic vistas, the highly acclaimed premiere wines and friendly service of this pioneering enterprise. Open every day 10.00am-5.00pm.
The family owned boutique Bare Rooted vineyard was established in 1996 in the glorious Rosa Brook valley 6 km from Margaret River. Planted exclusively from nursery reared ‘bare rooted’ vine cutting (from which they adopted their name) the vines today are strong, lush and of exceptional quality translating into exceptional Sauvignon Blanc fruit that gives Margaret River its legendary reputation.
Pasta factory, bistro style restaurant & cellar door, with a viewing window, allowing visitors to watch signature pasta in making with free pasta and wine tastings to please your palate.
You are welcome to explore and indulge in the flavours of their pasta and pasta dishes of the Farm Shop, which strives to honour farmers and artisans without whose knowledge and craftsmanship the tables would be barren.
Beckett’s Flat and Five Stones wines are processed and bottled on site from estate grown mature vines.
Boutique vineyard with a very hands on approach and attention to detail producing small quantities of exquisite wines.
To showcase the high quality of fruit grown on this property, they continue to provide A-grade grapes that find their way into premium label wines, and now produce estate grown, single vineyard wine under the Brash Vineyard label. Owned and managed by Chris and Anne Carter (who live and work on the property), the McGuinness and Nitert families, it was initially established and planted in 2000. Previously operated under the name of Woodside Valley Estate (owned by the Carter; McGuiness, Nitert and Woods families).
Located along Caves Road, in the heart of the premium wine region of Margaret River, Brookland Valley is a truly spectacular estate. The beautiful Wilyabrup Brook provides a breathtaking backdrop to the property as it ambles its way through the valley, giving life to vines alongside native flora and fauna. The picturesque property, established in 1983, spans 52 hectares and consists of an estate vineyard planted with key Margaret River varieties of Chardonnay, Cabernet Sauvignon, Sauvignon Blanc and Merlot. A cellar door and restaurant complement the scenic location.
Brygon Reserve Wines is a 5 Star Rated Winery and Voted Top 10 Best New Winery in Australia by James Halliday. The winery is also highly rated by Ray Jordon & Winestate Magazine. Since 2009, this new dynamic family owned winery has achieved over 400 awards & accolades including 9 international trophies.
The cellar door & winery is only a short 9km from Margaret River township and located right next door to Colonial Brewery. Taste award winning wines and take a peak into a working winery, surrounded by picturesque vineyards, beautiful landscaped lawns, a private lake and accommodation chalets. Whilst visitors enjoy the cellar door, they can browse through the gift shop with local handcrafted giftware and art. Perfect for gifts or a little memento from their trip to Margaret River.
Opening Hours: Saturday & Sunday: 10am-5pm, Weekdays: By appointment
Location: 529 Osmington Road, Margaret River Western Australia 6285 (next door to Colonial Brewery)
Tel: 9758 8105 (cellar door weekend only) or 1800 754 517 (general number)
Calneggia Family Vineyards (CFV) has extensive vineyard holdings in the Margaret River wine region and produces a number of wines including Rosabrook, Bramble Lane, Bunkers and Brian Fletcher Signature Wines.
Cape Grace Wines was planted in 1996 by Robert and Karen Karri-Davies whose family have been part of the south west since 1875. Cape Grace is located on the headwaters of the Wilyabrup Valley in a natural bush setting. The single vineyard wines are limited in production, the reds are hand plunged and basket pressed. Wines include Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc, Shiraz, Cabernet Shiraz, Chardonnay, Chenin Blanc and a dessert wine.
Discover one of Margaret River’s ‘great little wineries’ during your visit. Meet Robert or Karen; enjoy the handcrafted wines while getting an insight into Cape Grace which will complete your authentic Margaret River experience.
One of the first vineyards established in the region in 1970 there are now over 168 hectares under vine. Cape Mentelle pioneered many varietals and blends and is considered a benchmark producer of Cabernet Sauvignon, Chardonnay, Shiraz and Sauvignon Blanc Semillon.
Family owned and operated winery by the Pratten family since 1974. This year Capel Vale Winery celebrates its 40th Anniversary of exceptional wine making. Recently voted Top 100 wineries in Australia & Top 5 Red Star winery in James Halliday 2015 Wine Companion.
When Gianfranco and Francesca Anderle first visited Western Australia in 2000, they immediately fell in love with the Margaret River Region. This resulted in their prompt return to Italy and the selling of their assets, which by February 2001 allowed Gianfranco and Francesca’s dream to begin taking shape with the purchase of a Wilyabrup property (75 Acres) in the heart of the Margaret River Region. They soon moved to WA with their children in August 2001, with vineyard plantings starting in 2003 through to 2005.
The vineyard is planted on the very best of classic Margaret River gravel soil, with a beautiful Northern aspect and a state of the art winery is cleverly concealed in an unassuming green shed on the property.
Established in 1999 Churchview Estate is a privately owned boutique winery 20km North of Margaret River on the Bussell Highway. The estate which is 100ha, grows 16 different varieties of vines and produces a vast array of different styles of wine, all made from estate grown fruit, offering purity and supreme quality at affordable prices. Some of these less common varieties include Zinfandel, Malbec, Viognier and Grenache. If you are looking for a different experience take the time to visit the Cellar Door where you can taste the range for free, Monday through to Saturday.
Clairault | Streicker Wines is a family of premium wines, crafted from grapes harvested from their privately owned vineyards in the Margaret River wine region of Western Australia.
Since 1976 they have grown from a modest planting of just 4 hectares of vines to over 200 hectares of premium vineyards. Their continuous commitment to quality vineyard management and sound ecological practices, combined with unparalleled geographic advantages have led to a catalogue of wines that are exceptional.
From Clairault’s pristine undulating property with bountiful creek-lines, natural springs and some of the oldest native forests in the southwest, to Streicker Wines’ deeply-rooted old vines, ample dams and exceptional soil quality, the properties are truly unique in their quality. Their vineyards’ history, pedigree and forward-thinking approach have established Clairault | Streicker Wines’ reputation as a leader in Margaret River.
Clown Fish and Cowaramup Wines are located in the heart of the Margaret River wine region, between the township of Cowaramup and the Indian Ocean. Situated on the gentle slopes of the upper reaches of the Ellensbrook, the vineyard thrives in the maritime climate and gravely loam soils. Established in 1995 by the Reynolds family, the vineyard has developed to over 42 acres in size.
Since its inception, a strong emphasis has been adopted on implementing biodynamic and organic practices, these practices harness the natural biodiversity within the vineyard and are a true expression of the ‘terroir’ of this location. Wine tastings at The Margaret River Regional Wine Centre Cowaramup.
Coward and Black is a world-class small producer blessed with ancient gravelly-loam soils and a pristine maritime environment in Margaret River and hot dry summers with plentiful fresh water in the Swan Valley.
In Wilyabrup in 1966, when the late Diana and Kevin Cullen planted a trial acre of vines, the results were encouraging and led to the couple planting 18 acres of vines on their sheep and cattle farm in 1971. Cullen wines has since evolved into an estate specialising in quality wines from single vineyard sites. The Cullen restaurant overlooks the historic vineyard located in Cowaramup. The building’s unique construction from granite and timber, blends harmoniously with the surroundings and provides a relaxing place to enjoy a glass of wine, lunch or a coffee. The vineyard is Certified “A” Grade Biodynamic with the Biological Farmers Association and in keeping with the organic/biodynamic philosophy in the vineyard, all food in the restaurant is prepared using fresh, biodynamic and organic produce and is sourced from their own garden and select local producers.
Dawson Wines is located in the Yallingup proposed sub region of Margaret River, producing intense, varietal fruit for supply and for wine production. This 21ha vineyard is family owned and run, with the wine label soon to be released, specialising in classic Margaret River varieties including Cabernet Sauvignon and Chardonnay.
Deep Woods Estate, established in 1987, is located on Commonage Road, Yallingup in the northern corner of the Margaret River Wine Region. The Estate is close to the town of Dunsborough and the famed Yallingup surf break. Deep Woods comprises a modern winery, vineyard and cellar door, and with its large spring-fed dam and natural bushland is surely one of Margaret River’s most scenic wineries. the 500-tonne capacity winery is manager by Chief Winemaker Julian Langworthy who joined Deep Woods in 2011. Previously, Julian was a winemaker at Knappstein in the Clare Valley, Wolf Blass in the Barossa, Wynns Coonawarra Estate and Domaine de La Baume in the Languedoc. Deep Woods Estate is a Red 5 Star Winery according to James Halliday.
Deep in the south of Margaret River stand towering karri forests resilient and proud, protecting a hidden cave they call the Devil’s Lair. It’s after this unassuming and somewhat shy cave that Devil’s Lair is named. Devil’s Lair is fortunate to be able to tread its own path, unrestrained by tradition, with a sense of wisdom that comes from a strong bond with an ancient land. It’s the intuition of a talented team, the freedom to do things differently and the subtlety of the soils that makes Devil’s Lair wines respected for their great clarity, delicate fruit flavours and elegant structure. The Devil’s Lair stable includes Devil’s Lair, Dance with the Devil and most recently, The Hidden Cave collection, and is focused on the varieties that fare best in Margaret River.
Domaine Naturaliste is the new Margaret River venture of award-winning local winemaker Bruce Dukes. Domaine Naturaliste wines are characterized by their softness, perfume and texture. Bruce begins with his agronomist’s passion for soil science and sustainable agricultural and production practices. Then he applies his well-honed intuitive flair to create a midline balance of taste, fragrance and texture. Bruce Dukes’ ability to make great wine is grounded in his agronomy smarts. Add to this his winemaker’s intuition and artistry and you have the formula for exceptional drinking experiences.
Dormilona are a small batch, hand made wine producer from Margaret River Western Australia. They are all about the pursuit of creating amazing quality wines from biodynamic & organically farmed fruit with additives & very little intervention. They believe that this helps to express the vineyards character, the vintage and in return makes wines that are pure, naturally created with loads of love & attention. No finings, nor filtration & only minimal use of sulphur at bottling.
Driftwood Estate is located in the northern reaches of the Margaret River region, with first plantings in 1989. Tastings and sales of premium wines are offered from cellar door 7 days a week 10.00am-5.00pm.
Renowned primarily for it high quality, fresh brews, Eagle Bay brewing Co also produces a range of high quality wines, sourcing fruit from vineyards on the property and other growers in the Margaret River region. Located on a third generation working farm, the brewery houses a large dining venue which also caters for weddings and events.
Evans & Tate found its home at Redbrook Vineyard in 1974, when it was planted to dry-grown Shiraz and Cabernet Sauvignon. Nestled in the heart of the Wilyabrup wine region in Margaret River, the area was selected for its well-drained gravel soils and Mediterranean climate, as well as its proximity to the maritime influences of the nearby Indian Ocean. The unique soil and site are a key influence on vine growth and yield wines with superb balance and flavour.
EVOI Wines is a 5 red star Halliday rated premium producer in Margaret River. The very limited quantities have an emphasis on expressing both the incredible regionality of Margaret River and a passion to make a great wine.
Vineyard planted in 1995 with Chardonnay, Cabernet Sauvignon, and Malbec. Boutique, artisan wines with a focus on minimal intervention for grape growing and wine making.
Fermoy Estate is a premium winery in the heart of WA’s world renowned Margaret River Wine Region. Established in 1985, Fermoy has won numerous awards and built an enviable reputation for producing top quality wines, which are sold and appreciated across Australia and around the world.
The red eared Firetail, along with our wines, is of uncommon status and unique to the southwest of Western Australia. They are tree changers with a small vineyard in Rosa Glen producing delightful wines from 30 year old vines. The cellar door is set in trees with close views of the vines and local bird life. Drop in, meet Rob or Jessica, taste the wines, refresh with a tea or coffee and enjoy the serenity.
They produce distinctive premium wines that are available from the Cellar Door or their website.
Fishbone is a newly established business on an existing farm on Harmans Mill Road. The property has a small vineyard which has now been improved, fenced and expanded to 6 hectares. The original planting of Cabernet and Tempranillo was done in the 1980’s and Chardonnay has now been planted. Fruit from this vineyard will be used to expand on their Margaret River award winning Joseph River Wine, winner of the 2010 Jimmy Watson award. Wine from this vineyard will be available to the Cellar Door on site.
Flametree Cellar Door and Winery is located on the picturesque shores of Geographe Bay, at the gateway to one of the world’s great wine producing regions – the Margaret River Wine Region. Established in 2007 by the Towner family, Flametree Wines was created with passion for wine and a vision to become a world recognised winery producing exceptional quality wines with a laid-back style and elegance.
By winning Australia’s most well-known and respected wine accolade, the Jimmy Watson Memorial Trophy, with their first ever red wine, Flametree Wines has firmly established themselves in the upper echelon of Margaret River wine producers. Proving that this accolade was not a coincidence and that Flametree was actually deserving of the prestigious award, the next vintage was also a finalist in the following year’s show. This unprecedented success has since continued, with many critic reviews and awards.