Budgee Budgee Route
Please choose 5 venues and book them prior to the tour according to the timetable below. Don't forget to book in a lunch stop.
Mudgee Brewing Co
Brewing craft beer in Mudgee NSW, since 2007. Mudgee Brewing Co. the true essence of beer. A boutique beer is produced in small batches, all natural and has no preservatives.
Also to explore at this stop is Gooree Park Cellar Door and Pantry, 48 Market Street, Mudgee. In addition to their array of wines on offer, visitors can also purchase produce and condiments sourced purely from local operators.
Wander down Market Street to Town Hall and visit Dad's Deli. Located in the Town Hall Arcade (between Market Street & Byron Place), Dad's Deli is a family run gourmet delicatessen offering a wide variety of local, Australian & some imported gourmet items.
Dad's Deli also sell Spencer Cocoa, chocolate made from scratch in Mudgee, using cocoa beans grown in Vanuatu.
Pickup/ Drop off times:
Pickup Only: 9:45am, 10:45am
Drop Off Only: 4pm
Baker Williams Distillery
Baker Williams Distillery is a Micro Distillery.They make handcrafted spirits and liqueurs focusing on regional flavours & influences. Opened in September 2012, the distillery is part of the ever growing Australian Craft Distillery industry with an expanding range of flavoursome spirits and liqueurs.All at the one stop you can also visit Vinifera Wines and Mudgee Hampers to enjoy fine Spanish Varietals and spectacular fare from provedores across the Mudgee region. Bookings are essential at both venues.
Please call 02 6372 9332 to book Baker Williams Distillery and follow the link below to book Vinifera
Pickup/Drop Off times:
10:08am, 11.08am, 12:08pm, 1:08pm, 2:08pm,
3:08pm (pickup only)
791 Estate produces hand made, boutique, artisan red wine, white wine and rose wine. All made with love and care you will find this cellar door a real treat. Fiona the owner (she loves that name!) will greet you and look after you and give you an amazing experience. Bookings are essential, please call
Lunch is also available here.
Pickup/Drop Off times: 10:35am, 11:35am, 12:35pm, 1:35pm, 2:35pm,
3:35pm (pickup only)
Cellar by Gilbert
High Valley Cheese
The Gilbert family is passionate about fine wine, family heritage and local produce. The Cellar by Gilbert is their tasting room & wine bar.Guests may enjoy both current and museum released Gilbert wines from Mudgee, Orange & Eden Valley. Lunch available.Also at this stop Bookings are essential.
High Valley Cheese where they specialise in handcrafted cheeses. Try marinated fetta, brie, caerphilly, stefan blue, colly blue, smoked cheddar and Mudgee Gold. Not to be missed for the cheese lover!! Bookings aren't required.
Pickup/Drop Off times: 9:50am, 10:50am, 11:50am, 12:50pm, 1:50pm, 2:50pm, 3:50pm (pickup only)
Di Lusso Estate
Australia’s largest range of Italian varietal wines, the di Lusso cellar door is open every day of the week, with over seventeen Italian varietals and blends available.Their restaurant is open for lunch only, Friday to Sunday, serving wood-fired pizza and regional Mediterranean favourites.We also grow olives and figs, offering them both fresh and as pastes. Bookings are essential. Follow the link below to book.
Also at this stop is Mansfield Wines. Taste the Synergy from one of the oldest family owned wineries in district, taste some of the new exciting Mediterranean wine varieties available in Mudgee. Bookings arent required.
Pickup/ Drop Off times: 10:18am,11:18am, 12.18pm,
3:18pm (pickup only)
The Olive Nest
Wander up the lane to 1838 Wines and the Olive Nest, an olive oil and wine experience. Situated on the site of the historic Pipeclay goldfields, The Olive Nest and 1838 Wines produce a unique range of extra virgin and infused olive oils, olive products and deep red wines.Their oils are hand crafted through their Pieralisi olive press located in the cellar door. The 2 hectare vineyard is one of Mudgee's smallest, producing a range of flavoursome red wines.Their durif and the just released sparkling durif/shiraz are highly recommended. A not to be missed experience.
Bookings are essentail.
Pickup/Drop off times: 10:43am, 11:43am, 12:43pm, 1:43pm, 2:43pm,
3:43pm (pickup only)
Lowe Wines is a certified organic facility, specialises in small batch winemaking using innovative techniques. The vineyard is untrellised, unirrigated and certified organic. They produce lower yields of distinctively individual grapes; one of four flag ship varieties being Zinfandel. They are leading the field with practical sustainable management in their vineyards and on the farm. Bookings are essential.
Pickup/Drop Off times: 9:58am, 10:58am, 11:58am, 12:58pm, 1:58pm,
2:58pm (pickup only)
Pieter van Gent
Wine tastings at Pieter van Gent are conducted in the cask hall, which is dotted with barriques, puncheons, antique choir stalls, and flanked by twenty old German oak casks (circa 1850) used for storing wines. These came from Penfolds Cellars, when located in the basement of Sydney’s famous Queen Victoria Building. Bookings are on a walk-in basis.
Petersons Wines vineyard of 100 acres is planted to various red varieties: Shiraz, Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Durif, Zinfandel, Malbec, Petit Verdot and Chambourcin. Their whites also do well in Mudgee: Semillon, Chardonnay, Verdelho, Viognier and they now have Marsanne and Sauvignon Blanc. Bookings essential. Please use the link below.
Slow Fox Winery runs about 7ha of vines on Brambletye Vineyard in Mudgee with a combination of trellised and bush vines. All their fruit is handpicked and made in their small scale winery on site. Bookings essential. Please call 02 6373 3087
Pickup/Drop Off times: 10:25am, 11:25am, 12:25pm, 1:25pm, 2:25pm,
3:25pm (pickup only)