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Tucked among rolling, vine-covered hills, outback paddocks and winding country lanes, lies Orange NSW wine country. Home to more than 60 vineyards and 40 cellar doors, discover a lacework of wine trails leading to an impressive range of wineries and vineyards, each with their own unique charms.

A range of first-class cellar door experiences await. Find beautifully restored historic buildings such as century-old bluestone stables and barns, repurposed to house rustic cellar doors. Gaze upon the picturesque Towac Valley from one of the highest altitude vineyards in Australia, or take the children along to discover a delightful petting zoo as you taste wines at one of the most photogenic cellar doors in the region.

Orange wine tours are also a great option for your gastronomic and vinous journey. Have a local winemaker give you a behind-the-scenes look at what goes on behind cellar doors or for a completely immersive experience, let a boutique tour operator create you a bespoke itinerary.

Visitors won’t want to miss dining at a number of truly exceptional vineyard restaurants, or simply graze from generous platters of local produce between tastings.

Be sure to check what events may be on during your stay. There are many events at Orange wineries held throughout the year, both as part of the highly popular Orange Wine Festival but also held independently. Try a class at an on-site boutique cookery school, or a more opulent experience such as a mid-winter truffle hunt followed by a black-tie degustation feast.

Cumulus Vineyards

The Cumulus Vineyards Cellar Door is located at Ferment, The Orange Wine Centre in the heart of their hometown and is a hub for wine tourism in the region. Ferment has a number of excellent wines from the local region, paired with delicious local cheese and meat platters.
 
Opening Hours
Monday 11:00 am to 5:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am to 5:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am to 5:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am to 5:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am to 5:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am to 5:00 pm

Highland Heritage Cellar Door

Highland Heritage Cellar Door is open seven days. Highland Heritage vineyard is situated at 890 metres on rich basalt soils. The cool temperatures during most of the growing season coupled with dry autumn conditions are ideal for grape growing.
 
Opening Hours
Daily 10:00 am to 5:00 pm

Colmar Estate

Colmar Estate is nestled in the highlands of Orange – one of the most picturesque parts of the region. At an elevation of 980 metres their vineyard enjoys a cool, continental climate that produces elegant Pinot Noir red wines and white wines with rare purity, elegance and flavour.
 
Opening Hours
Daily 12:00 am to 12:00 am
Saturday 10:30 am to 5:00 pm
Sunday 10:30 am to 5:00 pm

Heifer Station Wines

Wine tasting in a 100 year old shearing shed on the undulating slopes of Mt Canobolas. Cool climate, high altitude wines. With respect for the earth and a whole lot of altitude the fruit does the talking - that's the Heifer Station way.
 
Opening Hours
Daily 11:00 am to 5:00 pm

Nashdale Lane Wines Cellar Door

Enjoying panoramic vineyard and Mountain views Nashdale Lane Wines stunning cellar door is situated in an idyllic country setting, housed in a repurposed, iconic 70 year old apple packing shed.
 
Opening Hours
Daily 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am to 5:00 pm

Philip Shaw Wines

Pioneers of unconventional tradition. Hand crafted wines of elegance and varietal distinction. Planted in 1989, Koomooloo vineyard is one of the highest and coolest in Australia.
 
Opening Hours
Daily 11:00 am to 5:00 pm

Ross Hill Wines

Ross Hill Wines is a family run and sustainable operation established in 1994 by Peter and Terri Robson, with son James and his wife Chrissy now taking over the reins.
 
Opening Hours
Daily 10:30 am to 5:00 pm

Rowlee Wines

Rowlee Cellar Door is nestled amongst the vines on the verdant foothills of Mt Canobolas, 950 metres above sea level – exposed to the cool climate and unique topography of the Orange Wine Region.
 
Opening Hours
Daily 11:00 am to 5:00 pm

Swinging Bridge Wines

From its lofty position on the slopes of Orange, NSW, this family-owned estate is at the forefront of the new guard of premium, cool-climate winemaking, producing a range of elegant, handcrafted wines that not only reflect their unique provenance, but winemaker Tom Ward’s passion...
 
Opening Hours
Daily 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am to 4:00 pm

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