... it is stunning how each estate can have their own distinction, produces spectacular wines and are all coming from the same region ...
Photo credit: Great Southern Wine Producers, Mount Barker, Galafrey Wines
A 5 red-star winery nestled in a tranquil, eden-like paradise, Rockcliffe is an esteemed estate of the region.
Led by owner Steve Hall, Rockcliffe is famous locally for its night markets and music festivals where thousands travel to its vineyard to enjoy its pristine beauty and phenomenal wines
Galafrey is a proud family estate and one of the early pioneers of Mount Barker.
The estate will enjoy its 40th anniversary in 2017, celebrating the legacy of founder Ian Tyrer and a rich history of award-winning wines. Daughter Kim Tyrer is a leading winemaker of her generation.
Poacher's Ridge is a terroir-driven small batch family estate founded in 1999 by loving couple Alex and Janet Taylor. From planting vines to designing labels, the family takes immense pride of its brand.
Also a 5 red star winery, Poacher's Ridge wines are produced by James Halliday Winemaker of the Year 2015, Robert Diletti.
Andrew Hoadley (AJ) and his brain child, La Violetta, burst onto the scene with the spectacular La Ciornia 2008, his first ever release. And he has not looked back since.
With a range of wine styles that sits comfortably in fine dining wine lists to hippie natural wine fairs, AJ is the ultimate winemaker of the Great Southern.