Margaret River, Western Australia
Leeuwin Estate is located at Margaret River in Western Australia, one of the world's premium wine regions. Margaret River is most renowned for its white wines, especially its Chardonnay and Semillon Sauvignon blends. Leeuwin Estate has earned an international reputation for producing outstanding wines. It produces chardonnay, Sauvignon Blanc, Cabernet Sauvignon, Shiraz, Riesling and Semillon varieties.
Leeuwin released its first commercial vintage in 1979 and quickly attracted international attention. Leeuwin now exports to more than 30 countries.
The Leeuwin ‘Art Series' wine labels have become famous. Wander through the estate's art gallery to see the more than 100 paintings from Australia's leading contemporary artists that have been commissioned to feature on the labels. Visit the cellar door for an intimate and informal food and wine matching experience. Tour the winemaking process and sample the wines.
Enjoy the regional cuisine and spectacular scenery at the award-winning Leeuwin Restaurant, where rolling vineyards sit against a backdrop of ocean and forest. Special events are held throughout the year, including cooking classes, wine dinners and an annual alfresco summer concert series.
Leeuwin Estate is approximately a three-hour drive from the Perth CBD. For a memorable experience you can also take a 45-minute scenic charter flight from Perth to Leeuwin's private airstrip.
Located in the south-west corner of Western Australia, Margaret River is one of Australia’s largest and most distinctive wine regions. Its soils, microclimate, aspect, and maritime influences are the ideal characteristics for creating wines that are amongst the world’s best.
From the Cape Dutch style architecture and spectacular gardens, to the impressive Wine Room and award-winning restaurant, Margaret River’s Voyager Estate is an inspiring winery. From its beginning, Voyager Estate’s vision has been to deliver a wine experience not previously seen in Margaret River.
Sensitive winemaking techniques have been at the heart of Voyager Estate’s winemaking philosophy for more than 20 years, creating its reputation for elegant balance and complex wines of great character. Voyager Estate predominantly focuses on Cabernet Sauvignon Merlot, Chardonnay, Shiraz, Sauvignon Blanc Semillon, Chenin Blanc and Cabernet Merlot varieties. It is also home to Australia’s largest underground barrel cellar.
At Voyager Estate’s Wine Room you’ll discover new wines and learn about the winemaking process. Take a tour of the Estate in the winery’s open-air bus, finishing with a guided wine-tasting or lunch in the restaurant. The grounds feature stunning gardens and lawns, in keeping with the Estate’s South African Cape Dutch style.
Voyager Estate’s restaurant showcases the property’s magnificent architecture, with soaring ceilings, antique wooden furniture, open fireplaces, brass chandeliers and custom-designed Dutch-inspired crockery. The menu changes seasonally with ingredients sourced from local food producers. Morning and afternoon teas are also served seven days a week.
Margaret River is approximately 270 kilometres or three hours’ drive from Perth.