The large regional centres of Ballarat, Bendigo, Castlemaine and Maryborough all started life as gold towns in the 1850s. The Goldfields wine regions are Ballarat, Bendigo, Heathcote and Pyrenees. Ballarat has 'Ballarat by the Glass' each November, and the 'Ballarat Beer Festival' in January. Bendigo Winegrowers hold a 'Winemakers Festival' at Easter, as well as the 'Bendigo Heritage Uncorked'. The Heathcote Winegrowers Association host their annual 'Heathcote Wine & Food Festival' in October, and the Pyrenees Grape Growers Association produce the popular 'Seduction by Tastebuds' series each year in the Avoca-Moonambel area.
There are 113 producers in this Region
Goldfields Producers and Trails
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2163 Heathcote Kyneton Road, Barfold, 3444
Barfold Olives have a grove of over 2000 trees predominantly planted to seven different table and oil varieties. Traditional & Infused extra virgin olive oil, pickled olives and Olive tapenade. Buy online or from Famers Markets. Open by appt.
Harcourt Valley Vineyards
3339 Old Calder Highway, Harcourt, 3453
Bendigo's most awarded winery with over 500 medals and 32 trophies, with Barbara's Shiraz especially decorated. Great wine selection, and pale ale, ginger beer, olive oil & honey. Function facilities. Buy online. Open daily 11am to 6pm.
Kara Kara Wines
99 Edelston Road, St Arnaud, 3478
This St Arnaud vineyard is dry grown with low yields and high flavour. Two white & two red wine varieties grown, plus verjuice, olives, shiraz sauce, chutney, jelly & paste. Restaurant & Function facilities. Order online. Open daily.
29/1 Halford Street, Castlemaine, 3450
Peddling Pastry Chef Chris Edwards has honed his skilled over many years in some of the most prestigious hotel kitchens in London and Sydney. Now based in Castlemaine. Nougat, cakes, chocolate and pastries. Using fine local ingredients.
Mount Burrumboot Estate
3332 Heathcote - Rochester Road, Colbinabbin, 3559
Mount Burrumboot Estate Cellar Door is open weekends and by appointment during the week, for tastings and sales. Our range of wines is eclectic and varied; super premium artisan wines, handcrafted in small batches, using traditional techniques.
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