Lake George Winery, nestled in the Canberra District, is renowned for its award-winning cool climate wines. Established in 1973 by Geoff and Arlen Hood, the winery was originally named “Westering Vineyard,” reflecting Captain Geoff Hood’s naval background and the invigorating westerly winds that grace the property. The vineyard is home to esteemed varietals such as Chardonnay, Pinot Noir, and Cabernet Sauvignon, setting the stage for a legacy of exceptional wines. The winery is celebrating 50 years of passion and dedication, inviting guests to indulge in their esteemed, award-winning wines.
The wines of Lake George Winery are a true reflection of the region's terroir, offering a unique wine-tasting experience. The winery is also known for its commitment to producing chemical-free and vegan wines, ensuring a pure and authentic taste that resonates with wine enthusiasts.
Visitors to the Lake George Winery Cellar Door can expect a warm and inviting atmosphere. The winery offers a standard wine tasting experience at a cost of $15 per person, available from Thursday to Sunday, 11 am to 4 pm. For a more in-depth experience, guests can embark on the ‘Vine to Wine’ tour, journeying through the vineyard and winery, and concluding with a wine-tasting session featuring their award-winning wines. The winery also offers a unique Dining Dome experience and accommodations in sustainable tiny homes, clamping tent, Olive cottage, or the “Homestead,” allowing guests to immerse themselves in the serene ambiance of the vineyard.
You can expect the following from a tasting at Lake George:
Bookings for wine tasting at Lake George Winery can be made on the day or via email, ensuring a seamless and enjoyable experience for all guests. The winery also accommodates large groups, offering a range of tasting experiences to suit all preferences. For those seeking a more luxurious experience, the winery offers a Wine Flight, where guests can soar above breathtaking landscapes before touching down for a sumptuous lunch paired with exquisite wines. The winery is also dog-friendly, ensuring that all members of the family, including four-legged ones, can enjoy the beautiful surroundings and exceptional wines of Lake George Winery.Book now