The local area of Kiama is surrounded but beautiful wineries with spectacular views and amazing wines.
CROOKED RIVER WINES
Crooked River Wines is a proud family-owned and operated winery and is situated at Gerringong on the beautiful south coast of New South Wales. The vineyard was established in 1998 in the rich volcanic alluvial soil of Gerringong, in a valley with amazing views of the mountains and the sea.
Cellar Door: Open 7 days a week 10.30am - 4.30pm
For more information: http://www.crookedriverwines.com/
COOLANGATTA ESTATE WINES
Coolangatta Estate offers you a truly unique experience. You are invited to taste the estate-grown wines from the cellar door, take a stroll through the historic grounds or enjoy the views and fresh local produce in the restaurant. Alive with history, the original convict-built village is now surrounded by sprawling vineyards and landscaped grounds. Situated on the foothills of Mt. Coolangatta and located only 25 minute drive from Kiama, it is truly the ideal destination to wine and dine.
Cellar Door: Open 7 days a week 10am -5pm
For more information: http://www.coolangattaestate.com.au/
MOUNTAIN RIDGE WINES
Mountain Ridge Wines is perched up on the ridge of Coolangatta Mountain, with majestic views to Coolangatta, Berry, Saddleback and Cambewarra Mountains. The vineyard was planted in 2007 and the grapes are handpicked, produced and bottled on the property by the family with traditional wine making practices. The winery employs traditional winemaking practices and all the wines are processed on the property.
Cellar Door: 7 days a week between the hours of 11am and 5pm.
For more information: http://mountainridgewines.com.au/
Tracing its history back to 1870, Silos Estate has been producing a range of premium wines that emphasise the unique characteristics of the Shoalhaven region while its Wileys Creek label sources fruit from other wine growing regions in Australia. Situated between the mountains and the coast, approximately 12 acres of vineyard have been planted with seven varieties of grapes: Chardonnay, Semillon, Sauvignon Blanc, Shiraz, Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon and Malbec which are sold under Silos Estate brand.
Cellar Door: Open 7 days a week 11.00 – 5.00
For more information: http://silosestate.com/
TWO FIGS WINERY
Two Figs Winery is as well known for its award-winning wines as it is for its stunning location. The winery’s prime position atop one of Mount Coolangatta’s foothills offers breathtaking views along the Shoalhaven River from the Heads to Nowra.
Established in 2003 by winemaker, Shayne Bricker and his wife, Alison, Two Figs takes advantage of its temperate climate with maritime influences and …… soil to produce soft approachable wines.
Cellar Door: Open daily from 1am to 5pm
For more information: http://twofigs.com.au/