Seppeltsfield Winery Tour and Tastings
This tour offers the rare opportunity for visitors to try their own birth year vintage Tawny directly from the barrel. Join one of our wine educators in the renowned Centennial Cellar and sip on a wine as old (or young) as you are...ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: 730 Seppeltsfield Rd, Seppeltsfield, South Australia 5355 AustraliaThis tour offers the rare opportunity for visitors to try their own birth year vintage Tawny, directly from the barrel. Join one of our wine educators in the renowned Centennial Cellar and sip on a wine asold (or young) as you are.....About the Centennial Cellar:Seppeltsfield’ s history is punctuated with many moments of visionary foresight. Seppeltsfield’ s founder, Joseph Seppelt and his eldest son, Benno, were particularly renowned for their longer term vision for the estate, closely following custodianship principles to ensure a legacy was passed on to future generations.This is no more evident than Benno Seppelt’s inception of the Centennial Cellar - a truly unique and unparalleled system of maturing single barrels of vintage Tawny for 100 years before release.In 1866, plans to build a new bluestone cellar were started by Joseph. 12 years later in 1878 and following the passing of his father, Benno completed the stone cellars. In a gesture both unique and inspirational, Benno selected a puncheon of his finest wine and gave instructions that it was not to be bottled for 100 years.This single barrel of 1878 Tawny port was to remain maturing in a separate room within the bluestone cellars, untouched in the same location 100 years. The tradition of laying down a barrel of the finest wine from each vintage was continued every year following and continues to do so today.The Centennial Cellar now comprises an unbroken lineage of every vintage from the current year back to 1878. A living museum of Australian winemaking history and undoubtedly the ‘ j
Segway Tour at Seppeltsfield Winery
Venture into the vineyards amongst 100-year old bush vines. Stop for a photo at the top of the vineyard and witness spectacular 360 degree views of the Barossa Valley.Your segway tour starts at the picnic grounds at Seppeltsfield Winery, it is here you get you set up with your headsets, helmets and safety vests to commence training one on one with your instructor and guide. Once fully trained and confident, head off with your group on an adventure through Seppeltsfield's breathtakingly beautiful 19th century estate with gorgeous gardens, palm lined roads, heritage buildings and ancient vineyards, making it perfect for discovery on a segway. To add to the fun of the day there are many stops for photo shots and you will learn how to do some tricks on your segway - there may even be some races. All in all, a fantastic and unique experience for any one over the age of 12-years.
Barossa Rally School Hotlap Ride in a Rally Car 3 Laps
Buckle up for three fast laps in a rally car with a pro instructor behind the wheel. All required safety equipment will be provided. You just need to arrive and and be prepared for the thrills! The rally track is located in the Barossa Area, near Truro in South Australia.Have you ever wondered what it's like to ride in a championship spec 4WD Turbo Subaru or Mitsubishi rally car? Do you want to experience the high-powered world of rallying from the navigator's seat? Here is your chance. Brace yourself for three very quick hot laps at championship pace, at the hands of qualified rally professionals. Your squirt in the dirt will guarantee plenty of sideways action, and maybe even a little air! So hang on!The instructors are all experienced professionals, so your experience as the co-driver is safe and as close as you will get to the real thing. The cars are real competition cars, often still used in State and National Championship Rallying. Get Ready!
Jacob’s Creek Introduction to Wine Including 2-Course Lunch
2 hours 30 minutes
Taste buds can be very complex and your brain can trick you sometimes when using five senses. In this interactive workshop the Jacob's Creek staff will test your brain, challenge your taste buds with common and unusual combinations and hopefully teach you a thing or two. Join a journey with complimentary food and wine pairings. A set two course lunch of an entree and main is included with the experience, along with one complimentary glass of Jacob’s Creek wine and tea & coffee.Arrive at Jacob's Creek by 11am and commence your Introduction to Wine where our staff will test your brain and challenge your taste buds.Following the workshop, be seated by the friendly staff for lunch in the restaurant. Enjoy a two course lunch with a set entrée and main course. Each guest will receive a glass of Jacob's Creek wine and tea or coffee to finish. As the lunch menu is set, please advise Jacob's Creek of any dietary requirements when booking. At the conclusion of the experience feel free to explore the facility at leisure. Ask your host about the beautiful walking trail, or grab a glass of wine and relax in a bean bag for the rest of the afternoon!
Barossa Valley Highlights from Barossa Valley Including Wine and Cheese Tasting
Pickup in the Barossa Valley offering door to door service for people staying in the main towns. This tour is a small group tour generally no more than 12 people, offering a very intimate and personal day exploring the Barossa. Your day will include great wine, picturesque views, meeting interesting local characters, trying amazing local foods and enjoying lunch with your new found friends. Highlights we generally visit are iconic places such as Maggie Beers Farm Shop, Seppeltsfield Winery, enjoy wine tasting and gourmet platter lunch at a winery such as Thorn Clarke, Z Wines and Rosenvale Wines. Enjoy visiting Barossa Valley Cheese and the picturesque views of Mengler's Hill. *Itinerary subject to change ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Dell'uva Wines, 15 Murray St, Greenock, South Australia 5355 AustraliaGuests will enjoy a truly unique offering at this boutique cellar door offering a taste of what the Barossa Valley is offering into the future. Dell'uva offer a different take on the status quo, with one of the largest collections of varietals in the country! With more than 40 different European varietals, guests will expand their appreciation of what the valley can offer beyond the classic big reds of Shiraz and Cabernet. Also showcasing the forgotten art of amphorae (fermentation in wax-lined clay pots) there is plenty to learn and lots to sample at Dell'uva Wines.Duration: 40 minutesStop At: 730 Seppeltsfield Rd, Seppeltsfield, South Australia 5355 AustraliaGuests will experience the majesty of the Seppeltsfield Winery Estate, an historic icon of the Barossa and integral part of its storied history. Learn the story of the Seppelt family, the phenomenal fortified wines upon which they have built their reputation and taste a broad range of their current wine offerings. Don’t forget to ask about the Centennial collection, the only wine collection of wines of its type i
Jacob's Creek Food and Wine Matching Master Class Including Lunch
2 hours 30 minutes
This experience is designed to broaden your palate and highlight the complexity of our famed Barossa Signature range, our head chef has prepared an array of seasonal dishes, achieving that all important harmony between flavour and expression. You will be treated to a 4 course lunch, delicately matched to our cellar door exclusive Heritage wine selection. This bespoke Master Class will evoke a deeper passion for Jacob’s Creek wines and the Barossa Valley region. Inspiring you to step outside what you thought you knew about food and wine, taking you to a whole new level of appreciation for Jacob’s Creek.Sit down and allow yourself to be immersed in the tale of the Barossa in our Jacob’s Creek Master Class experience. This sensory journey will allow you to indulge in truly remarkable wine and food pairings, showcasing the Barossa, Jacob’s Creek, and the international love of this Aussie favourite. After lunch enjoy a 4 course lunch served shared style to the table. The current 4 course lunch menu is served shared style to the table and includes:• Coorong mullet, sorrel, white pea, fennel & herb salad• Pumpkin gnocchi, goat curd, zucchini & butter• Beef filet, red onion jam, olive & caper salad (side dishes served to the table)• Shiraz poached pear, beetroot & dark chocolate ice creamPlease note the menu is subject to changeAs the wines are matched to the above dishes, please let us know when booking if you have any dietary requirements.
Barossa Rally Car Drive 8 Lap and Ride Experience
Get behind the wheel of a Turbo Charged Mitsubishi or Subaru Rally car, then stop into the passenger seat for the ride of a lifetime. All required safety equipment will be provided. You just need to arrive and and be prepared for the thrills! The track is located near Truro, in The Barossa regionYou actually get to drive 8 laps over the rally stages, then get strapped in to the navigator’s side for the ride of your life with one of the experienced pro's. Don't just choose hotlaps, Get behind the wheel yourself AND go for a ride! What a fantastic gift idea. Your Turbo rally experience begins with a welcome and intro briefing into the world of Rally Driving. Included are some of the basic rally driving techniques that will not only help keep you safe, but most of all to coach you into achieving the most from your time behind the wheel. But you cannot be taught all of it in the classroom. Your professional instructor is with you in the car to coach you the whole way, building your speed and confidence lap after lap. To answer the number 1 question, yes, you can choose which car you drive , or, if you like, just leave it all to your instructor!
Barossa Valley Hot Air Balloon Ride with Breakfast
Soar over the beautiful Barossa Valley at sunrise during a hot air balloon ride that offers incredible views of the scenic landscape. Admire the colorful sunrise and morning light reflecting on the vineyards as you quietly glide through the air. Your expert pilot shares informative commentary about the region and hot air ballooning throughout your experience. Following your flight, enjoy a delicious breakfast that features fresh products from artisan producers in the Barossa Valley.After early morning arrival or pickup from your Barossa Valley hotel, meet your expert pilot at Barossa Balloon Adventures and head to the best launch site for your flight. Upon arrival at the launch site, your pilot and crew start the balloon inflation process, which takes about 30-40 minutes. Marvel as the huge balloon puffs up and rises off the ground and keep your camera handy for great photo ops. You are also welcome to help out during the process for a more hands-on experience. Before your flight, your pilot provides a safety briefing and answers any questions you may have. Then, step into the basket of the hot air balloon and, when ready, experience the incredible feeling of gently lifting off the ground into the sky. Enjoy stunning bird's-eye views of Barossa Valley as the sun comes up. As you glide over the beautiful landscape, your pilot shares informative commentary about the landmarks below and the history of the region. Though Barossa Valley is small in size, it is one of Australia’s most famous wine regions, producing more than 20 percent of the nation’s wine. Local farms also grow and produce a variety of goods that make the region a renowned foodie destination as well. Your pilot expertly lands the balloon after approximately a 1-hour flight. We then return to Barossa Balloon Adventures to celebrate your morning’s adventures with a delicious breakfast and a glass of local sparkling wine. Breakfast • Linke’s Butchers traditionally smoked bac
Private Barossa Valley Winery Tour by Classic 1962 Daimler from the Barossa Valley
Experience the premium wines, history and beauty of the Barossa Valley from the luxury of a classic 1962 Daimler from a bygone era. Your indulgent 7-hour tour is with entertaining wine guide John Baldwin, who guarantees you’ll receive VIP treatment and premium wine tastings at all wineries. Your personally tailored tour may include established icons such as Penfolds, smaller family owned boutique gems or the little known newcomers only a local would know. Your tour is non-sharing and includes extensive commentary on the history, terroir, and culture of this picturesque region, plus a fine 2-course lunch with wine and afternoon tea at Maggie Beers. You can include food producers, cheese-makers, boutique brewers, town walks..whatever makes for the best day. The Daimler is air conditioned, seats up to 8 guests and was used for tours by the Royal Family in the sixties.ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Maggie Beer's Farm Shop, Pheasant Farm Road, Nuriootpa, South Australia 5355 AustraliaGuests enjoy afternoon tea at this location. Produce tastings are also availableDuration: 30 minutes
Barossa Rally Car Drive 2 Car Blast 16 Laps and Ride Experience
What a rush! Get behind the wheel yourself and drive two different turbo rallycars, then buckle up for the Hotlap of a lifetime at the hands of one of the experienced instructors.After a short briefing and demonstration from the instructors, you will take the wheel twice in two different cars taking on the special dirt rally course.With a rally driving professional instructor beside you, you’ll be shown the techniques which, in addition to getting the most out of these high-performance rally driving vehicles on the day, will also make your everyday driving safer and more enjoyable. Finally, to top off the rally driving course, you’ll be strapped into the co-driver's seat and taken for an exciting rally hot lap blast by one of the professional rally drivers, and these guys don't hold back!