WA's incredible Porongurup Range is the backdrop to this behind the scenes tour of the great South West. Meet local artisans, cheesemakers, winemakers, craftsmen and more, learn about sustainable practices, sample the local wine and cheese, and relax over a delicious ploughman's lunch.
Discover the South West's creative heart on this meet the maker tour of Porongurup. The people you'll meet are as impressive as the ancient mountain ranges you'll drive among; sustainable growers, artisans, boutique cheese and winemakers, and craftspeople. Learn about saddlery and local history at Porongurup's oldest farm and discover the work of awarded artist, blacksmith and woodworker Dave Taylor on a visit to his studio.
At Castle Rock Estate, a small boutique winery on the eastern slopes of Porongurup Mountain, you'll enjoy a behind the scenes tour and tasting before a delicious ploughmans lunch. Continue the feasting at Porongurup Pure, a small family run sheep and buffalo dairy, with a tasting of their exquisite handmade cheeses. Along the way, meet long-haired highland cattle, learn about bamboo and stroll among the eucalyptus arboretum at Maleeya's, before meeting up with environmental warrior, Jack Shiner, who has spent his life regenerating mine sites throughout WA.
Bookings are essential.
Once this experience has been confirmed, changes are at the discretion of the experience provider and arranged directly with them according to this policy:
This experience requires a minimum of four and a maximum of 12 participants.
Wear a hat, sunscreen, sunglasses and comfortable walking shoes.
Bring your own water bottle as there are free water refills on the day, as well as spending money for souvenirs.
This experience takes place in Porongurup, WA.