Harvest Hamper Trail

Saturday 28 & Sunday 29 March 2020


Find yourself in the countryside and immerse yourself in the region’s delights – food, wine, honey, pottery, alpacas, chocolate. Win a hamper of locally produced fare.


Events include; Hampers in the vineyard, signature dishes matched with premium wines, live music, pottery open day and sale, bottle your own wine, barrel tastings, chocolate delights, harvest platters on the verandah, dinner and show, locally made cheese platters and winery tours.

Prize Draw Passport


Win a hamper of locally produced fare. Get your passport stamped at three Harvest Hamper Trail venues to enter the prize to win one of three hampers. Collect your passport from the first participating venue. Prizes drawn and winners notified seven days after the event.

Participating venues:

2019 Event details are listed below, event details for the 2020 event will be uploaded early 2020.

Dionysus Winery


Date: 27 & 28 April 2019
Time: Food served from 12 to 3pm

Location: 1 Patemans Lane, Murrumbateman
Contact: 0411 730 724


Making a comeback on this weekend are our ever popular wine pies. Choose from Nev’s favourite – Beef and Shiraz or a Chicken, Leek and Chardonnay Pie served with garden salad and a glass of wine for $20. Enjoy a free wine tasting of our range of wines.


Eden Road Wines

Date: 27 & 28 April 2019
Time: 11am to 5pm

Location: 3182 Barton Highway, Murrumbateman
Contact: 02 6226 8800


Eden Road will be offering complimentary wine tastings of our entire range of diverse wines from the unique terroirs of the NSW high country for the entire weekend. Catered snack options will be available on the day for pairing with our wines.


Four Winds Vineyard


Date: 27 & 28 April 2019
Time: 10am

Location: 9 Patemans Lane, Murrumbateman
Contact: (02) 6227 0189


This autumn, book a picnic hamper and then make your way into the vineyard to enjoy a picnic amongst the vines. Your picnic hamper can cater for two or up to ten people. The hamper will include dips, cheese, semi-dried tomatoes and artichokes, salami, ham, prosciutto, dolmades, fresh bread and biscuits. Stop by the bar on the way through the cellar door to pick up you hamper, rug, glasses and purchase a bottle of wine. You can pick up you basket any time from 10am and return them before 4pm. In case of wild or wet weather the hampers can be enjoyed under the hay-shed or taken to an alternative venue (we ask that you return the baskets).


Gallagher Wines


Date: 27 & 28 April 2019
Time: 12pm

Location: 2770 Dog Trap Road, Jeir
Contact: (02) 6227 0555


Meals and Games on Saturday and Sunday.  

Starters: – Traditional Turkish Zucchini Patties served with yoghurt dressing $8

Mains: – Mediterranean Platters consisting of a selection of hand-made Turkish Mezze (Tapas) $15

Sweets: – Stuffed Chardonnay Poached Pears served with white chocolate ganache $8

Wine by the glass from $7. We will also be running games with prizes – Quoits, Darts and Boules with the winners receiving a bottle of Bubbly and 2 glasses.


Granitevale Estate


Date: 27 & 28 April 2019
Time: 11am – 4pm

Location: 153 Magennis Drive, Murrumbateman
Contact: 0419 547 850

Feel at home at Granitevale Estate during this Autumn Showcase where the wine, food, and music flow as freely as the conversation. Enjoy the beautiful surrounds and savour the experience during the Harvest Hype. With Music Saturday and Sunday, you will be able graze for a couple of days on Savoury Potatoes; Chilli Con Carne or Shredded Mexican Chicken and Beans; served with Grated Cheese, Fried Onions, Sour Cream and /or Spring Onions ($15 per Serve) or a sumptuous selection of hand crafted Pastries.


Greg and Leigh invite you to enjoy the bounties of the regions unique flavours and tones, they will surprise and delight all of the Estate’s guests. Event timings 11 am to 4 pm, music from 12 noon.


Hillgrove Pottery Open Day and Sale

Min 10% off stock

Date: 27 April 2019
Time: 8.30am – 4pm

Location: 18 Grevillea Close, Murrumbateman
Contact: 0410 699 262


Hillgrove Open Day and SALE. Join us for our Autumn Open Day pottery sale on Saturday 27th of April as part of the Murrumbateman Harvest Hamper Trail. Minimum 10% off all stock and great red-spot specials.


McKellar Ridge Reserve Wine Tasting


Date: 27 & 28 April 2019
Time: 12pm & 2.30pm

Location: 2 Euroka Avenue, Murrumbateman
Contact: 0409 780 861

3 varieties x 3 vintages with gourmet platters in the barrel room, plus winery tour $25 per person.

Put your sensory skills to the test: guess the top awarded vintage in each of the three flights (nine wines in total) all award winning wines from McKellar Ridge.  Includes a vineyard and winery tour with McKellar Ridge winemakers John and Marina Sekoranja and discussion of the aspects contributing to the unique qualities of each wine.


A fun and educational afternoon with gourmet platters to share in the winery barrel room.

Date: Saturday and Sunday 27th and 28th April 12noon and 2:30 sessions each day, seats limited.

Cost: $25 pp (Includes winery tour, wine tasting including trophy winning wine museum wines and gourmet platters)


Murrumbateman Winery – Barrel tasting & bottle your own wine


Date: 27 & 28 April 2019
Time: 10.30am, 12.30pm & 2.30pm

Location: 131 McIntosh Circuit, Murrumbateman
Contact: 0432 826 454

Saturday 27 April – Bottle your own wine.
Guests get to taste, bottle, label and keep 6 bottles of wine. Afterwards we sit together enjoy a tasting plate and listen to live music.


Sunday 28 April – Barrel Tasting
A behind the scenes event with the winemaker including a tour of the winery and barrel tastings.

Our normal delicious tasting plates will be available to enjoy whilst listening to live music.


One Tree Hill Pacca Picnic


Date: 27 & 28 April 2019

Time: 10.00am – 4pm

Location: 315 Patemans Lane, Murrumbateman
Contact: 0403 991 612


Come to our farm and enjoy a lovely lunch whilst spending a little time meeting our alpacas and of course our very handsome llama called Canyon.


Lunch includes a choice of:


  • Alpaca tasting plate – alpaca kofta balls x 3 (with garlic sauce) or an alpaca sausage and a side salad
  • Alpaca pie with sauce
  • Alpaca sausage roll with sauce


$10 per person for each dish including a bottle of water. Water and soft drinks will be available for purchase. For those wishing to walk into the paddock and visit our alpacas (patting one included) it will be an additional $10 per person.


Find a spot on the farm to enjoy your lunch before joining a small group (up to 10 people per group) and take a guided walk through our farm meeting our alpacas. Bring your camera or phone to take lots of photos! Fall in love with alpacas, and one very gorgeous llama, today!


Visit the Farm Shop and purchase some lovely hand dyed yarn or a unique alpaca or llama inspired gift. Over the weekend we will be offering 20% off a selected range of yarn and 30% off our alpaca filled dog beds. The dog beds come with removal and washable covers.


The farm will be open both days from 10 – 4 to give you heaps of time to take a tour and browse the Farm Shop. Lunch will be served from 11 – 3.

Looking forward to meeting you and spending a little time showing you our alpacas and our farm.

Robyn Rowe Chocolates

Date: 27 & 28 April 2019
Time: 10.00am – 5pm

Location: 1153 Nanima Road, Murrumbateman
Contact: (02) 6227 0550


Robyn Rowe Chocolates welcomes you to enjoy our delicious hot chocolate drinks, try a slice of our home made chocolate cakes or Brownie and select chocolates from the 30 flavours available. You could purchase and hand dip your own Champagne Truffle, to enjoy here or to take away for later.


Artworks, (inside and outside) by 5 Visual Artists from the Yass Valley, available all weekend.


Harvest Platters with Shaw Wines

$39 for 2 people

Date: 27 & 28 April 2019
Time: 10am to 4pm

Location: 34 Isabel Drive, Murrumbateman
Contact: (02) 6227 5827



Celebrate the end of Harvest on the balcony or in the relaxing wine lounge of our new state-of-the-art cellar door. Special Harvest platters available all weekend, $39 for 2 people, includes a 10% off wine to take home voucher. 


Platters consist of a delicious selection of charcuterie and cheese, fruit and nut rolada, olive oil & dukka, Salmon terrine and fresh bread.


Art Exhibition of local artist Ruth Dodd on Saturday and Sunday, free entry.


Tallagandra Hill – Beautifully Mad Private Dinner & Show


Date: 27 April 2019
Time: 7pm

Location: 1692 Murrumbateman Road, Gundaroo
Contact: 0434 041 915


Back by popular demand, the wonderful Tony King and Nina Vox, AKA, Beautifully Mad.
Australian Songwriter of the year 2009 & ARIA awards winners Beautifully Mad will take you on a breathtaking ride throughout the evening! Expect goose-bumps from the hauntingly beautiful to the wild Hendrix spiked guitar and dirty New Orleans exhilaration of a band possessed. Tony has a reputation for setting fire to a 12 string with his solos, while Nina will melt hearts with her rich, mellifluous voice.


Indulge in local produce at The Vintner’s Daughter

Date: 27 & 28 April 2019
Time: 10am to 4pm

Location: 5 Crisps Lane, Murrumbateman
Contact: (02) 6227 5592

Harvest is over and we are looking to celebrate! As nothing matches better with wine than cheese and chocolate, we have partnered with local producers to bring you both during the Makers of Murrumbateman Harvest Hamper Trail.


Enjoy a glass of wine overlooking the vineyard alongside a cheese platter created by Jess from Aunty Jessy’s Cheese.

Savour Fudgemental vegan chocolate fudge and find out from producer Derek which wine works best with each flavour.

Be the first to taste our latest wine release—the sought after and seriously limited 2017 Shiraz Viognier.


Wins Creek Meadery

Date: 27 & 28 April 2019
Time: 10am to 4pm

Location: 18 East Street, Barton Highway, Murrumbateman
Contact: 0413 378 315



Join us for lunch in the garden, or if it’s too cold, inside by the fire. Gourmet platters or stone fired pizzas on offer all this weekend, and what goes better with pizza than beer? You can try one of our new craft beers, or any of our several different varieties of mead. Fill up your hamper in the Apiary Gift Shop: beautiful handmade ceramics, silk scarves, glass art, or a bottle of our signature honey wine.



Yarrh Winery Tour and Barrel Tasting


Date: 27 & 28 April 2019
Time: 11am, 1pm & 3pm

Location: 440 Greenwood Road Murrumbateman Road, Murrumbateman
Contact: (02) 6227 1474

Come and enjoy a relaxed behind the scenes tour of our boutique winery. It’s a great way to learn a little more about wine and have a little fun in the process. The tour will include an exclusive sample tasting of our 2019 red wines straight from the barrel. Enjoy a complimentary glass of wine from our current range of wines post tour as you take in the views of our picturesque vineyard and valley.




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