The Scenic Rim Region: Scenic Rim Wineries Tour for Up to Seven People with Tastes of Queensland


September 28, 2021

The Experience: Tastes of Queensland – Scenic Rim Wineries Tour

Just an hour away from Brisbane lies a haven of wine – The Scenic Rim Region hugged by ancient volcanic mountains and boasting fertile valleys. The region is famous for its unique wineries of boutique character. This tour makes for a great opportunity for all wine aficionados to gain some know-how of the winemaking process and Queensland’s wine industry dating as far back as the 1870s.

Most Tours Include:

  • Fully personalized, eight-hour tour
  • Pick up from your Brisbane/Gold Coast home or accommodation
  • Tastings from three wineries
  • Platter of cheeses and nuts
  • Walk through the vineyards with a local wine producer
  • Lunch: breads and a gourmet main
  • A guide
  • Snacks, water and chocolate
  • Transportation in a modern vehicle with air-con

Standard Itinerary

On the road, learn how Queensland’s wine industry has developed over the last 25 years (locations may change depending on availability):

  • Lake Moogerah, also known as the ‘Switzerland of Queensland’
  • Bunjurgen Estate Vineyard – stroll through the vineyard with the wine producer
  • Bunjurgen – wine and port tastings with a cheese platter beneath the jacaranda tree
  • Kooroomba Vineyards and Lavender Farm – stunning views with vineyard, lavender and mountains designed to mirror French Provence. Wine tastings followed by breads and gourmet main course (lavender typically May to September)
  • Boonah Lookout – Delightful Scenic Rim and Boonah views
  • Overflow 1895 – Tastings on a headland surrounded by Lake Wyaralong

Optional Extras

As the tour is private, participants can choose to include many additional perks (prices vary, please enquire upon booking):

  • Quality craft beer tasting paddles from historic Scenic Rim Brewery & Café
  • Upgrade lunch to a variety of options
  • Summer Land Camel Farm visit: from camel milk to camel milk gin, camel skincare, camel feta and camel gelato
  • Friendly country pubs and townships of Boonah and Kalbar
  • Morning wine walks