A Taste of Italy Tour at Vineyard 28

Start your Italian journey amongst the vines with our Award Winning winemaker – Mark Cumbers. Hear the story of how a ‘kiwi’ girl met a ‘WA’ boy in Melbourne and why Vineyard 28 grows these Italian varieties.

Take a walk in the vineyard, get to look and see just how grapes are grown. From the vineyard you will amble to the winery and get a behind the scenes understanding of how the grapes are made into wine. Taste and learn how wines are aged in barrel. Our winemaker, Mark will introduce you to our Italians, matching these with food for a flavour association experience.

Depending upon the time of year you may get to taste grapes in the vineyard, or experience wine from the tank or barrel.
The tour starts and concludes in our Cellar Door, where you will complete your Italian journey.
Each booking will receive a complimentary bottle of their favourite wine from our current releases.

What’s included?

  • Food & drinks
Guests are offered a wine tasting from our range of Italian Varietals, conducted by our winemaker.
A grazing board of local cheese, crispbread, charcuterie and seasonal fruits is included with the wine tasting.

Please note

  • Not fully wheelchair accessible
  • No public transportation nearby
  • Infant seats unavailable
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • Not suitable to children
  • Not stroller accessible
  • Adults only – 18 years and older

What do I need to bring?

Please wear suitable enclosed footwear for walking, and in Summer we suggest a hat.

Cancellation policy

  • We will charge a cancellation fee of 100% if booking is cancelled 1 day or less before the event

Start your Italian journey amongst the vines with our Award Winning winemaker – Mark Cumbers. Hear the story of how a ‘kiwi’ girl met a ‘WA’ boy in Melbourne and why Vineyard 28 grows these Italian varieties. Take a walk in the vineyard, get to look and see just how grapes are grown. From the vineyard you will amble to the winery and get a behind the scenes understanding of how the grapes are made into wine. Taste and learn how wines are aged in barrel. Our winemaker, Mark will introduce you to our Italians, matching these with food for a flavour association experience. Depending upon the time of year you may get to taste grapes in the vineyard, or experience wine from the tank or barrel.

You can start this experience at the following places.
Vineyard 28

270 Bagieau Rd, 6218 Harvey Yarloop, Australia