Learn the ins and outs of biodynamic grape growing and wine making and be led through a selection of Gemtree’s regional and fine wines. Afterwards, take some time to stroll along the 1km ecotrail that's brimming with wildlife and finish with a secluded picnic showcasing exceptional local produce.
Head to Gemtree Wines and discover their spectacular 306 acres of vineyards that are certified organic and biodynamic, overlooking McLaren Vale and the ocean beyond. As a testament to their honest and hard work, Gumtree Wines has won the Best Sustainable Tourism Practices award for two years in a row. Your visit begins with a guided tour of the Biodynamic Hut and vineyard, where you will learn about their environmentally conscious farming system and award-winning varietals. The tour concludes in the cellar door with a much-anticipated wine tasting from both the regional and fine wine collections.
Afterwards, explore the surrounding wetlands with a leisurely stroll along the 1km Gemtree Ecotrail before being ushered to your own private picnic under the majestic gum trees. In your secluded marquee you will be treated to an array of fresh produce sourced from local artisan producers, paired with a lovely bottle of estate-made wine. You will also leave with a bottle of wine to take home as a parting gift.
As alcohol is served all guests must be over the age of 18 years, proof of age in the form of photo identification may be requested on the day. Please advise any dietary requirements at time of booking.
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 voucher is valid for two people. Winery tour runs with a minimum of two and maximum 10 guests.
The experience is not suitable for spectators.
In the event of inclement weather the picnic can be enjoyed undercover at the cellar door.
The takes place in McLaren Flat, in the McLaren Vale wine region.