South Coast Winery Tour for Small Groups (10 or less people)

From AUD A$190.00
  • Duration: 12 Hours (approx.)
  • Product code: Small Groups

This tour meanders through luscious green valleys and overlooks some of the country’s most pristine beaches and the Shoalhaven River. It is one of the few regions in Australia where visitors have the unique experience of meeting vignerons and wine makers at cellar doors. Deluxe transport options are available.  Call / Text / email Hamish 0421 497 604 or info@southcoastjourneys.com.au to Book or for further information. Please note generally this tour is for a Maximum of people. On some dates the wineries may accommodate up-to 12 people, subject to their availability.

Morning

Our experienced driver will pick your group up from your designated address. Pick up from your address is from approx. 9 am - 10:30 am, depending on your location. Tours can depart from Sydney, Sutherland Shire, Campbelltown, Northern Illawarra, Wollongong to Shellharbour, Kiama, Gerringong, Gerroa, Berry and Nowra. See a sample itinerary below.

Mid Morning

This tour will visit Coolangatta Estate, situated on the foothills of Mt. Coolangatta, it is the largest and most awarded winery in the region. Alive with history, the original convict-built village is now surrounded by sprawling vineyards and landscaped grounds. You will have knowledgeable staff explain the providence, tastes, vintage and grape varieties used in their wines. Enjoy their Award winning Semillon amongst other varietals and in the spectacular views of the Saddleback Mountain range and the green hills of the surrounding vineyards.

Lunch

We then depart for wine tastings and a 1 course gourmet lunch at Mountain Ridge Wines, Cambewarra Estate or Coolangatta Estate which includes a complimentary glass of wine, cider or beer.

The lunch winery is subject to your choice and availability. You may choose alternate venues like local cafes, restaurants and Pubs in Berry. Crooked River Wines is another premium lunch experience. Ask us for a quote for alternate lunch options.

Planning a Hen's Party or Girl's Weekend? You can replace lunch with High Tea at Camberwarra Estate. Their High Tea includes a selection of savoury quiches, ribbon sandwiches, scones with homemade jam and cream, tarts, cupcakes and macarons as well as a packet of tea from their "Tea Party for Alice" tea range. Cellar door staff will take you through the wine tasting experience and each guest receives a complimentary glass of bubbles upon arrival.

Afternoon

Enjoy a talk with the wine makers at Silos Estate in the 'Barrel Room'. Sample their many choices in wines with a complimentary cheese and local produce platter.


Note alternate or extra tastings and experiences can include: Another wine tasting experience, Craft Beer tastings at Stoic Brewing in Gerringong, Spirit tastings at Headlands Distilling Co. Wollongong, Coffee and chocolate tastings at the The Berry Chocolatier and a visit to the The Treat Factory Berry.

Later

Pick your favourite music playlist and then sing some songs with us on the way back home - arrival time approximately 5:00 pm -6:00 pm. Up to two drop off locations included.

We take charter group bookings. Prices vary depending upon numbers, Groups of 7 - 24 are preferred. Larger groups can be arranged with enough notice. This service also includes pick up and return from your designated Hotel, Motel or home address.

Call / Text Hamish 0421 497 604 to Book or for more information.

All tours are subject to availability and the availability of wineries and other destinations used. These tours are run as a Private Tour. 

Early bookings are advised due to big events like Weddings at the wineries, limiting wine tasting availability at peak times.

Price Guide:

Including bus, driver / tour guide, tastings at 3 wineries, 2 cheese platters and a single course gourmet lunch with a complimentary glass of wine. This service also includes pick up and return from your designated Hotel, Motel or home address.

For standard bus transport options: Prices:12 - 16 people - $190 pp, 10 - 11 people - $200 pp, 8 - 9 people - $210 pp, 6 - 7 people - $240 pp, 4-5 people - $250 pp and 2-3 people - $310 pp. Departure from Illawarra to Nowra. Departure from Illawarra to Nowra.

Optional

Upgrade to a TWO course meal for $20 pp or a THREE course meal for $30 pp.

Further details can be found here: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1E_5w6IdYtdWLDAQJEGFplBQMmPQdvEuy/view?usp=sharing

Prices will increase if specialty transport is involved.