Ultimate Winery Experiences Australia

Margaret River


Geographically isolated and spectacular, Margaret River specialises in memorable regional cuisine and spectacular scenery, where rolling vineyards sit against a backdrop of ocean and forest.

Highly regarded as a producer of powerful yet elegant Cabernet Sauvignon, Margaret River is also famous for its white wines, especially its Chardonnay and Semillon Sauvignon Blanc blends. Margaret River’s ideal climate, good soil and maritime environment produce consistently superior vintages that confirm its reputation as one of the premium wine producing regions of the world.

Located in the far south-west corner of Western Australia, the region is a popular wine destination in a rugged natural setting. As well as its 155 wineries, Margaret River has a vibrant food scene with fine restaurants, boutique breweries, art galleries and fresh produce.

Visit Margaret River and discover an exciting combination of great food and wine, stunning beaches and world-class surf breaks, tall forests, undulating farmland and ancient caves.

HISTORY

The region was ‘discovered’ in the mid 1960s by scientists Professor Harold Olmo and Dr John Gladstones who identified it as a potentially great grape growing region. The region’s first commercial vines were planted in 1967 by regional pioneer Dr Tom Cullity. Viticulture is now firmly established in this relatively young wine region, which celebrated 50 years in 2017.


Varieties

Cabernet Sauvignon, Chardonnay, Shiraz, Sauvignon Blanc and Semillon blends.

Climate

maritime

International Airport

Perth Airport

Distance from state
capital city

276 km south of Perth

Fact Sheet

For information on the wineries in this region, download the Margaret River fact sheet.

Ultimate Winery Experiences

Our wineries have created a select series of iconic must-do experiences in Australia's wine regions. We've hand-selected this diverse range so you can discover more about what goes on beyond the cellar door.
Art & Wine Pairing

Art & Wine Pairing

Relaxing morning tea and gallery tour followed by a food and wine flight

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Cape to Vine Day Trip

Cape to Vine Day Trip

A guided walking tour and in-depth food and wine experience

Estate Tour & 4 Course Lunch

Estate Tour & 4 Course Lunch

An immersive exploration

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Estate Tour & 7 Course Lunch

Estate Tour & 7 Course Lunch

From vines to table

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Estate Tour & Cheese Board

Estate Tour & Cheese Board

Tour and taste

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Seasonal Experience: Art, Wine & Farm-To-Fork Indulgence

Seasonal Experience: Art, Wine & Farm-To-Fork Indulgence

Enjoy fine wine, food and the arts

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The Cellar Experience

The Cellar Experience

Private tasting in the exclusive Vault

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The Origins Tasting & 4 Course Lunch

The Origins Tasting & 4 Course Lunch

Regional produce at its best

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The Origins Tasting & 7 Course Lunch

The Origins Tasting & 7 Course Lunch

An elevated tasting experience

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The Origins Tasting & Cheese Board

The Origins Tasting & Cheese Board

Sip on Chardonnay and Cabernet Sauvignon

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Tour, Tasting & Lunch

Tour, Tasting & Lunch

Watch the Chefs in action through the kitchen pass

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Triple Celebration: Art, Wine & Ultimate Lunch

Triple Celebration: Art, Wine & Ultimate Lunch

An introduction to the Estate’s fine wine, food and art.

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Vasse Felix Epicurean

Vasse Felix Epicurean

Step into the world of food and wine matching

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Vasse Felix Original

Vasse Felix Original

Behind the scenes of Margaret River's founding winery

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Voyager Estate Gift Card

Voyager Estate Gift Card

$100 value

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Voyager Unearthed & 7 Course Lunch

Voyager Unearthed & 7 Course Lunch

Share Voyager Estate's love of the land

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Voyager Unearthed & Cheese Board

Voyager Unearthed & Cheese Board

Learn about organic farming & Voyager's winemaking approach

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Getting Around

Australia's wine regions are so accessible. And when you get there, there's more than one way to get around. If you're looking for a driver to take care of your daily transport needs, or a helicopter transfer so you can arrive in style, we're here to help you get around.
Private Transfers

Private Transfers

Sit back and relax.

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Guided Escapes

Our people know people. Read on to see how our touring partners pull it all together, picking you up from home then delivering you beyond the multiple cellar doors in our wonderful wine regions.
MYDRIVER Margaret River

MYDRIVER Margaret River

Private Margaret River Touring

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