Indulge yourself with a true piece of Tasmania’s colonial history through a Coal River Valley Wine Tour with Ageing Barrel Wine Tours. The Coal River Valley is located less than half-an-hour North-East from Hobart being the gateway to Richmond, providing a peaceful retreat from city life.
Featuring some of Tasmania’s highest quality cool-weather grapes produced by elite Winemakers, the Coal River Valley offers not only a slice of history with your Wine Tour, but a selection of opulent cheeses as well.
Centred around the historic township of Richmond, a journey to the Coal River Valley is both a trip into Tasmania's past and a look to its future. Our expert tour hosts entertain you with some facts and some fiction as you travel aboard our luxury Mercedes mini-bus in comfort and style.
Soak up the brisk countryside and local wines that the Coal River Valley is famous for with an Ageing Barrel Wine Tour, leaving you with memories that will age as well as the regions award-winning wines.
Note: We have opened up our bookings until January 2019. However some dates in December and January have not yet been finalised, so therefore are not showing up as available. If there is a particular date in December/January that is not showing a tour and you are interested to book, please contact our office directly to check availability.
Our tour includes tastings at 5 Vineyards + a Delicious Vineyard Lunch showcasing fresh local Tassie produce plus glass of wine + cheese tasting.
We visit 5 out of the following Vineyards on our tour:-
FROGMORE CREEK WINERY / GLAETZER-DIXON FAMILY WINEMAKERS / NOCTON VINEYARD / PRESSING MATTERS VINEYARD /
POOLEY WINES / PUDDLEDUCK VINEYARD / RIVERSDALE ESTATE / STEFANO LUBIANA / STONEY VINEYARD - DOMAINE A /
WOBBLY BOOT VINEYARD
We include the following Cheese tasting experience on our tour:-
The cellar doors we visit change weekly.
If there is a Vineyard tasting you are particularly interested in experiencing on your tour date, please send us an email to email@example.com with your request and tour date booked and we will try our best to include your preferred stop on the day of tour.
Friday and Sunday - all year round (excluding public holidays)
Please check below for upcoming available dates.
We depart at 9.30am, so please ensure you arrive by 9.25am. We have such a busy day, with so many beautiful Vineyards to visit we need to make sure we get away no later than our scheduled departure time.
Meet your Tour Host at the Tasmanian Travel & Information Centre, Cnr Davey & Elizabeth Streets, Hobart. Please arrive no later than 9.25am. Our daily tours will finish back at the Tasmanian Information Centre at approximately 4.30pm. We also will drop off (upon request) at any CBD hotels.
Tours run with a minimum of 2 passengers and a maximum of 11.
Please note that the above itinerary may change in circumstances of vineyard closures, industry operations, extreme weather conditions or traffic disruptions. Please refer to our terms and conditions in FAQ.
Private Tours In Hobart, Tasmania are also available for groups of 4 to 22 passengers to the Huon Valley and Coal River Valley Wine Regions, and are subject to availability. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or call 03 6289 5341 for pricing and bookings.