Southern Lakes Art and Wine Tour
Discover unique art and refined wine in this exclusive tour of Queenstown and its surrounding district.
Depart from Matakauri with your guide and travel to Arrowtown where you will visit to Jenny Mehrtens studio and the Nadine Milne Gallery. Visit with sculptor Shane Woolridge before travelling on to the Bendigo wine region where Domenic Mondillo will welcome you on-site at Mondillo Vineyard. Walk the vineyard and learn about viticulture in the Central Otago region before a delicious lunch at Mt Difficulty or Carrick wineries. Next visit Kinross Station in the Gibbston Valley sub-region, enjoy a tasting with Grant Taylor of Valli Wines and discover the birth of the “Pinot” industry in Gibbston Valley. After a quick stop at the Wet Jacket Cellar Door located in the historic Bendemeer Woolshed, indulge in an exclusive painting session with renowned local artist, Graham Brinsley.