At Shoalhaven Shuttle, we provide more than simple transport between destinations. There are many different tour options with Noble Transfers and Tours, with itineraries including a casual wholefood lunch at The Greendale's Cafe; which is a beautiful hipster style organic cafe making delicious coffee and serving beautiful wholesome foods for breakfast and lunch or a more high end dining lunch experience at Crooked River Winery.
Next, Callinan and Calleja describe their history in wines, which have evolved over the years from occasional wine sippers to now holding psychic abilities that identify wine types in the audience and the ability to pair wines with food based on grape varieties.
The now famous(!) 'Wine Talks' in the Barrel Room will be on the hour; food options and a welcoming cellar door make it a grand day out. Wineries visited include Two Figs, the Silos Estate, and the Coolangatta Estate. Gartelmanns was rated as four-star winery in the Wines of Australia book by James Halliday.
The restaurant, Alexanders Grill is one of our recommended places to stop for lunch if you are one a tour to Shoalhaven wineries. Mountain Ridge Wines is located 8km east of historical Berry, high on a ridge of Coolangatta Mountain, with majestic views to Coolangatta, Berry, Saddleback and Cambewarra Mountains.
Riverina, Cowra, and Hiltops are the next wine regions we had to eliminate in this article as those locates over 350 km away from Sydney. We are a trusted company based in Wollongong within the South Coast of NSW. There are plenty of Instagram worthy things to do and see in the Southern Highlands.
Lastly, we considered if any of these wineries near Sydney received any appreciation from awarding bodies. Each tour is your own private day with Shoalhaven and Berry Winery Tours an experienced local guide. Awarded as 5-star winery by James Halliday wine companion shows the quality of wines this Southcoast winery produces.
Want to experience a wine tasting or craft beer tasting - we can organise this and entertain the kids while you concentrate on your tasting. Our wine tours can depart from a location of your choice in either the Sydney, Illawarra, South Coast or Southern Highlands areas.
Crooked River Wines is a family-owned and operated winery. Our Shoalhaven Coast Wine Tour gives you the opportunity to experience a selection of the best wineries that this area has on offer. Situated on the foothills of Mt. Coolangatta and located only 2 hours south of Sydney on the popular South Coast of NSW, it is truly the ideal destination to wine, dine and stay.
Next experience wine tasting at two of the Southern Highlands cold climate wineries. Therefore, we apply a criterion as discussed below on selecting the best Sydney wineries. That apart, Shoalhaven's wine association conducts regular weekend wine-tasting tours. Secondly, we checked the distance from Sydney to reach those wineries.
Cost Includes: Transport from the Shoalhaven to the Southern Highlands and Back, Visit of Joadja Ghost Town and Distillery with Morning Tea and Lunch. Initially, we have considered few of wineries from Sothern Highlands wine region. Finish the day with wine tastings and a local produce platter at Two Figs Winery, while taking in the majestic views of the Shoalhaven River.
Group tastings and cellar door sales of these award winning wines are held amidst the equipment and barrels of Winemaker Shayne Bricker's working winery. They have a range of dessert wines as well as stocking wines in from Wileys Creek, which is their brand that isn't on the coast.