Wineries Out West presented by Metro – Special Cellar Door Day
This ticket is your passport to a day of unique cellar door visits. The wineries of West Auckland are pulling out their rare, unique or just plain fun tasting experiences, exclusively for ticket holders.
Make your own way around the list of participating vineyards from 11am - 5pm. In whatever order suits you.
NB: Transport is not included in the ticket price. Please ensure you have a nominated sober driver for your afternoon. Complimentary non-alcoholic drinks will be available for the nominated sober driver.
Babich: 15 Babich Road, Henderson Valley 0614
Soljans: 366 State Highway 16, Kumeu 0841
Coopers Creek: 601 State Highway 16, Huapai, Kumeu 0891
Kumeu River: 550 State Highway 16, Kumeu 0892
The Hunting Lodge: 307 Waikoukou Valley Road, Waimauku 0882
Westbrook Winery: 215 Ararimu Valley Road, Waimauku 0882
Ticket price - $60
Timing: 11am – 5pm
Our first bus is full! But we are putting on a second bus just for you...
Be in quick as bookings close tomorrow (Friday) at Midday
Bus #2 will visit a selection of wineries from the ‘Wineries Out West’ event.
Itinerary to follow (please note – this will differ from the itinerary of the first bus.)
*Optional transport inclusive option
Price: $96.50 per person**
10:30am - Bus collects passengers from outside Downtown Ferry Terminal, Queens Wharf, Auckland City.
Sit back, relax and enjoy being driven to the wineries involved in Auckland Wine Week’s ‘Wineries Out West’ Special Cellar Door Day.
Bus #1 Itinerary is as follows:
11:00am - 11:40am Babich Wines – Enjoy Babich Wine’s Library Release showcase matched to delicious Glenbrook cheese
12:05pm - 12:45pm Kumeu River Wines – Try tutored tastings of the soon to be released range of 2018 Village, Estate and Single vineyard Chardonnays.
12:50pm - 2:00pm Soljans Estate Winery - Interactive Méthode Traditionnelle tasting experience (there is a longer stop here to allow for optional lunch.)
2:15pm - 2:55pm Coopers Creek - Exclusive Vertical Tastings from their library
3:05pm - 4:10pm The Hunting Lodge - Enjoy a mini Grape vs. Grain experience (there is a longer stop here to allow for optional afternoon tea.)
4:45pm Bus drops passengers off at Downtown Ferry Terminal, Queens Wharf, Auckland City.
** please note that minimum numbers are required for the bus service to run. In the unlikely event there are enough people for the bus to run, you will be advised and the ticket refunded.
** This ticket includes transport and all the cellar door tastings and any canapes / cheese matches on offer. Additional refreshments must be purchased at an extra cost