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Cellar door experiences

We would love to welcome you to the King Valley. Winter in the King Valley is a beautiful time of year, crisp mornings, followed by more often than not sunny blue sky days, perfect for a walk followed by a long lunch - buon appitito!

Brown Brothers

Brown Brothers is one of Australia’s leading family-owned wine brands, making wine since 1889.

Today, they have one of the largest selections of wine varieties in Australia, and most are available to taste at the cellar door, as well as exclusive cellar door only release wines.

Steeped in family heritage and tradition, Brown Brothers has a history of innovation that inspires their future direction. As a key member of Australia’s First Families of Wine, the third and fourth generations of the family work in the business to keep the Brown tradition alive.

Visit the Cellar Door and award-winning Restaurant for an unforgettable wine and food experience, set amongst their extensive gardens and large shady trees.  Bookings are highly recommended as tables are in high demand. There are a number of events, festivals and hands-on experiences held throughout the year.

Opening hours:

Cellar Door – 7 days 9am – 5pm bookings highly recommended

Restaurant summer set menu - Friday – Monday - lunch dining – bookings essential

Lawn Bar & BYO picnics Tuesday – Thursday



Chrismont Cellar Door is open 10am-5pm each day.

Wine sales are also available online, with free freight Australia-wide for orders of 12 bottles or more.

Chrismont Restaurant & Larder is open 12pm-2pm for lunch, bookings essential.

Dal Zotto Wines

Dal Zotto Wines offers seated $10 guided wine tastings on the hour, 7 days a week, 10am - 5pm.

Immerse yourself in Dal Zotto Wines by booking a $10 guided wine tasting experience in our Cellar Door, where our knowledgeable and fun cellar door team will take you on a journey through our range of wines. Every wine tasting journey starts with Australia's First Prosecco, from there we will help guide you through our range, with our knowledge and experience, so you can choose another 6 varieties to immerse yourself in.

Tasting bookings www.dalzotto.com.au/cellar-door

Takeaway bottle sales (without tasting) are available 7 days, 10am-5pm, without a booking.

Cellar Door is open 10am - 5pm, 7 days a week.

The Trattoria is open for lunch Wednesday - Sunday & Dinner Friday Nights.

Trattoria bookings are highly recommended, via the website.


Darling Estate

Darling Estate is open for tastings and wine sales;

Friday 11am-5pm
Saturday 10am- 5pm
Sunday 10am - 5pm
Monday - Thursday by appointment. 0450 191 474

Ever tasted a flight of Gamays between 8 and 16 years old? What about tasting 10 different vintages of Cabernet? How long will a well made Riesling last?

John Gehrig Wines

John Gehrig Wines is open 7 days a week 10am-5pm.

No bookings required unless a large group.
No charge for tasting.

King River Estate

During normal trading days King River Estate is open every Friday to Sunday & Public Holidays from 11am - 5:00pm daily. (Not open on Christmas & Boxing Day).

Online sales are possible by visiting our online shop by clicking here. Check out our other 6 pack offers.



La Cantina King Valley

Come and visit us at our classic Tuscan style cellar door.  Here you can taste our vast range of no preservatives added and vegan friendly wines, including many Italian varietals and our award winning 2021 Dolcetto and 2019 Saperavi. 

Wine sales are available online, with free freight for orders of 12 bottles or more.

Open daily 10am-5pm

Pizzini Wines

Pizzini Wines offers seated tastings, coffee & cake plus takeaway wine and produce sales, 10am - 5pm, 7 days a week. Bookings essential for tastings, via website or phone. Walk ins for takeaway sales welcome.

The Pizzini family-owned Mountain View Hotel is open for lunch and dinner 7 days, bookings essential.


Politini Wines offers seated tastings Thursday to Sunday 11am-5pm.

Antipasto platers and cheese boards featuring local produce, and coffee, Nonna Josie’s sweet cannoli are also available in the cellar door.

Bookings can be made by either phone or email. Booking are not required.

Take away bottles sales (no tasting) may be arranged 7 days a week by appointment.

Sam Miranda

Sam Miranda of King Valley
Open 7 days 10am - 5pm
Lunch Available 11am - 3pm

Bookings are essential for the restaurant.


Wood Park Wines

Wood Park Wines is open every day from 10.00 to 5.00pm for tasting and sales.

We do not take bookings for tastings and we are limited to 8 people in our cellar door at a time.

Restaurants and cafes open

Dal Zotto Trattoria

Lunch Thursday to Sunday, dinner Friday night. Takeaway available Friday night and weekend lunches. Bookings essential on website.

Mountain View Hotel

Open for lunch and dinner 7 days a week. Bookings essential 03 5729 8270.

Brown Brothers

Lunch 4 Days | Fri – Mon. Shared set menu. Bookings essential on website.

Sam Miranda Restaurant

Lunches 7 days, two sittings available. Bookings essential on website.

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