Banrock Station Wine and Wetland Centre

Located 2.5 hours north-east of Adelaide, Banrock Station Wine and Wetland Centre offers much more than a traditional wine and tourism experience. The centre is set amongst natural mallee on 1800 hectares, overlooking the 280-hectare vineyard. Banrock Station Wine and Wetland Centre features restored wetlands that offer a natural environment for the abundant wildlife inhabiting the area.

Combining magnificent views, idyllic weather, environmental education, fresh local produce, wines unique to the cellar door and fruit-driven Riverland wines, Banrock Station Wine and Wetland Centre offers an inspirational setting in which to escape and unwind with family and friends.

In addition to being one of Australia’s leading wine, food and environmental tourism destinations, Banrock Station Wine and Wetland Centre has rammed earth walls, high ceilings, large glass windows for natural sunlight and a panoramic deck to view the property.

Banrock Station Wine and Wetland Centre is an internationally-recognised ecotourism site. Its network of walking trails allow visitors to explore the site on a range of routes, from short strolls on the boardwalks through to bird-viewing hikes and an 8km circuit of the main wetland.

With a professional wine and food service team, Banrock Station Wine and Wetland Centre offers a free wine tasting experience and wine sales with cellar door member offers. The café presents a relaxed dining atmosphere, fresh regional produce and a seasonal menu. Banrock Station Wine and Wetland Centre will ensure your visit is one to remember.

TASTING NOTES

 

2013 Banrock Station Mediterranean Collection Fiano

This fiano is a lovely and youthful wine with a bouquet of fresh lime, citrus and ripe pear. The palate exhibits lively flavours of nectarine, lime and lemon peel with a touch of peach and spice. This wine carries a medium-body with an interesting texture, finishing off with a tangy acidity.

2012 Banrock Station Mediterranean Collection Tempranillo

The tempranillo exhibits plum and ripe strawberry aromas with hints of chocolate and spearmint. Lifted notes of nutmeg and clove add to the complexity. This wine displays dark cherry flavours with sweet spice, chocolate and cigar box undertones. The palate is soft and inviting with balanced soft tannins, finishing with hints of warm spice and lingering fruit.

2012 Banrock Station Mediterranean Collection Montepulciano

This montepulciano exhibits aromas of sweet cherry, blackcurrants and spice, coupled with violet perfume and cedar oak. On the palate, it is an elegant and savoury red wine with wonderful red fruit flavours and subtle oak spice. Lingering fruit, toasty oak and spice flavours are supported by creamy tannins and perfectly-balanced acidity.

2012 Banrock Station Mediterranean Collection Pinot Grigio

The pinot grigio exhibits delicate aromas of pear and white peach. Soft and creamy on the palate, this wine displays poached white pear and citrus flavours with a fresh and clean finish.

 

 

  • Getting There: Holmes Road,
  • Suburb: Kingston-on-Murray
  • Phone: (08) 8583 0299
  • Fax: (08) 8583 0288
  • Email: [javascript protected email address]
  • Website: www.banrockstation.com.au
  • Cellar Door: Open 9:00am–4:00pm Monday to Friday, 9:00am–5:00pm Saturday and Sunday
  • Restaurant: Yes
  • Weddings & Functions: Yes
  • Accommodation: No
  • Additional Features: Walking trails, live music and environmental tours
  • Facebook URL: www.facebook.com/banrockstation



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