Wineries

Wineries

Andermel Marron And Two Wheeler Creek

Location: Harriet Road, Central KI

Don't miss this threefold opportunity for magnificent marron (freshwater crayfish), wine tastings/sales and café dining. View marron in holding tanks in the farm shed and learn more about this Island icon. Taste a selection of premium red and white wines made from grapes grown on the property - Sauvignon Blanc is a specialty. Select marron, wine and bush tucker sauces to create your own Island feast or dine at the Marron Café beside the native herb garden (last orders 4pm).


Opening Hours: Wine & Marron open 10.30am-4.30pm daily. Group tours by arrangement. Cafe closed 9-28 June.
Telephone: (08) 8559 4128 or (08) 8559 4114 (Café)
Andermel Marron And Two Wheeler Creek Wines

Don't miss this threefold opportunity for magnificent marron (freshwater crayfish), wine tastings/sales and café dining. View marron in holding tanks in the farm shed and learn more about this Island icon. Taste a selection of premium red and white wines made from grapes grown on the property - Sauvignon Blanc is a specialty. Select marron, wine and bush tucker sauces to create your own Island feast or dine at the Marron Café beside the native herb garden (last orders 4pm).


Opening Hours: Wine & Marron open 10.30am-4.30pm daily. Group tours by arrangement. Cafe closed 9-28 June.
Telephone: (08) 8559 4128 or (08) 8559 4114 (Café)
 

Bay Of Shoals

Location: Cordes Road, Kingscote

Featuring an intimate cellar door, vineyards to the water's edge and outstanding panoramic views, Bay of Shoals Winery is the ideal setting for a memorable wine tasting experience. The winery incorporates pelican and maritime themes throughout and provides tastings of Island wine in its popular pelican glasses. Located just a short drive from historic Reeves Point.


Opening hours: 11-5pm daily
Telephone: (08) 8553 0289

 

Chapman River Cellar Door

Location: Off Cape Willoughby Road at Antechamber Bay East

Set in an old tin aircraft hangar, behind the sand dunes at Antechamber Bay, the Chapman River Cellar Door and Art Studio has been a labour of love for Bruce and Diana Keir. Eccentric, welcoming and thoroughly charming there's free tastings of Happiness Wines - from the four acre vineyard just up the hill - delicious platters, cakes and espresso coffee. Relax and enjoy the Chapman River Cellar Door experience - and if you bring the kids, there's a great playground to keep them busy!


Opening Hours: 11am-4:30pm Thursday to Monday. Closed July & August and on days of extreme heat over 40ºC.
Telephone: (08) 8553 1371, (08) 8553 1121
 

Dudley Wines

Location: 1153 Willoughby Road, via Penneshaw

Dudley Wines Cellar Door and Café is located on the Willoughby Road, with spectacular views of the sea and mainland from the deck. Tastings & sales of their own locally grown and produced wines ranging from light bubbly's to fruity whites and earthly reds.

On the menu: Gourment KI pizzas (try one with KI King George Whiting), regional platters, bucket of SA King Prawns.

Wool & natural fibre products, local produce & artwork.

Coffee & cold beer.


Opening Hours: 10-5pm daily
Telephone: (08) 8553 1333

 

False Cape

Location: Sorrento's Restaurant, North Terrace, Penneshaw

False Cape established their vineyard on the Dudley Peninsula in 1999 and have been consistently producing quality whites and reds ever since. Although widely available around the Island, False Cape has their home at Sorrento's Restaurant at the KI Seafront Resort. Enjoy a pre-dinner tasting of the False Cape range and find the perfect bottle to compliment your dinner in the restaurant.


Opening Hours: From 6pm Daily.
Telephone: (08) 8553 1028 (Sorrento's) or (08) 8537 3017 (Winery)
 

Islander Estate Vineyards

Location: Bark Hut Road, near Parndana

Find out what inspired French honeymooner, Jacques Lurton, to choose Kangaroo Island as the ideal Australian site for wine making. Enjoy a fully guided tour of the 11ha vineyard and stateof-the-art winery. Take your time and select from The Islander Estate's premium range of wines.


Opening Hours: By appointment only.
Telephone: (08) 8553 9008 / 0429 886 711
 

Rookery Wines

Location: Emu Ridge Eucalyptus Distillery, Willsons Road, MacGillivray.

Rookery Wines produce small quantities of their range with a focus on ensuring the highest quality in every bottle. This small, family-owned winery consistently receive top reviews for their wines and have won awards at wine shows Australia-wide. Rookery Wines have their cellar door outlet at Emu Ridge Eucalyptus Distillery where visitors can taste and purchase their diverse range of wines.


Opening Hours: 9am-2pm daily. Closed June.
Telephone: (08) 8553 8228 (Emu Ridge); (08) 8553 9099 (Winery)

Sunset Winery

Location: Hog Bay Road, Penneshaw

Ideally located on the main road, just 6kms west of Penneshaw, Sunset offers visitors stunning elevated 180-degree sea views of Eastern Cove and beyond. Enjoy a complimentary wine tasting or relax on the outdoor deck with a glass of wine and a savoury platter featuring local cheese and regional produce. Coffee and muffins are available for purchase, as is a range of local produce and art.


Opening Hours: 11-5pm daily
Telephone: (08) 8553 1378