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Mornington Peninsula Plunge Wine Tours

Balnarring, Victoria 3926, Australia
+61 438 598 997
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A brilliant introduction to a delightful area.

My girlfriend and I had a day, and an agenda, for exploring wines in the Peninsula. Arthur was the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
cunim
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Sydney, Australia
A fantastic adventure in wine

We read about Arthur and his Plunge wine tours in a big spread in the national Australian... read more

Reviewed 14 June 2018
mumbulla
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Newman, Australia
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Regional authority, Arthur O’Bryan established Plunge Wine Tours for discerning visitors to delve deeper into the Mornington Peninsula’s food and wine scene. A professional career spanning twenty-years in the local wine industry enables Arthur’s guests access and insight into the rich, textural wealth of the Peninsula’s finest wines. Curious? Plunge in
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Balnarring, Victoria 3926, Australia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My girlfriend and I had a day, and an agenda, for exploring wines in the Peninsula. Arthur was the perfect solution. He took on board our interests and tailored a day around them. We visited a spread of wineries, met engaging winemakers and tasted sensational...More

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Arthur O, Owner at Mornington Peninsula Plunge Wine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Paul and Ainsley, Thank you for your kind words. I really enjoyed taking you around the region and introducing you to people like Tony Hancy and Darrin Gaffy. It's always gratifying to meet people with your level of knowledge and passion for wine and...More

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Reviewed 14 June 2018 via mobile

We read about Arthur and his Plunge wine tours in a big spread in the national Australian newspaper. As we were on the Mornington Peninsula for the Winter Wine Weekend we engaged Plunge for a day touring around. The experience was undoubtedly the best wine...More

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Arthur O, Owner at Mornington Peninsula Plunge Wine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dar Matthew, Thank you for your very kind words which I very much appreciate. I love the fact that you are drinking more Chardonnay these days and long may that continue. Cheers, Arthur

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Reviewed 14 April 2018

Arthur picked us up from our Melbourne accommodation and took us for a fantastic adventure on the Mornington Peninsula. The tour was a gift for my husband's birthday and Arthur tailored the day to suit our taste, including a trip to the local gin distillery...More

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Arthur O, Owner at Mornington Peninsula Plunge Wine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Ange and John, It was an absolute pleasure to take you both around and to be able to offer a wine tour (my first) to someone in a wheelchair with such a lovely response is very gratifying. I had an absolute hoot of a...More

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Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

M brother & I headed off for a day on the Mornington with Arthur and it was a wonderful day out. The breakfast picnic prefaced a trip to a range of top quality wineries including Willow Creek and Stonier. Arthur was a warm & responsive...More

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Arthur O, Owner at Mornington Peninsula Plunge Wine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Catherine and Finbar, It was an absolute pleasure showing you both around the Mornington Peninsula and tasting wines together. Finbar obviously has a deep appreciation for wine and a very good palate. it, therefore, pleases me no end to read that my tour struck...More

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Reviewed 21 March 2018

Arthur delivers the greatest Mornington wine experience imaginable! My wife and I were visiting Australia from the Napa/Sonoma region of California. We only had two days planned to spend in Mornington, so we wanted to make sure we had the best experience possible tasting the...More

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Arthur O, Owner at Mornington Peninsula Plunge Wine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 25 March 2018

Dear Alex and Rachael, I'm really touched by your very kind words and so pleased you guys came out for a day with me as you were great fun and wine fans, in other words, perfect people to take the Plunge. Keep enjoying great wines....More

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Reviewed 20 March 2018 via mobile

Had a great day with Arthur celebrating my wife’s birthday. Arthur picked us up at our B&B with fresh strawberries and the day got better. Arthur’s very knowledgeable of the area’s wine history and knows which wineries to visit to experience the area. You can’t...More

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Arthur O, Owner at Mornington Peninsula Plunge Wine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 21 March 2018

Dear John and Janet, It was lovely to meet you both and share the wines of our region with you. How good was the Prancing Horse Estate Chardonnay? Really loved showing you that wine and the private oasis of the vineyard. Hope you can visit...More

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Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

Just had an amazing day with Arthur being shown some great wines and food Introduced to some very interesting people Arthur's knowledge is worth going on the tour alone We will definitely be doing this again

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Arthur O, Owner at Mornington Peninsula Plunge Wine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 21 March 2018

Dear Rool and Sue, I really enjoyed your company on tour and comparing notes on your favourite New Zealand wines with you. I sincerely hope you guys can visit us again as it was such a pleasure showing you around the region. Cheers, Arthur

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Reviewed 18 March 2018

My husband and I wanted to visit the Mornington Peninsula to taste their Pinot noir and decided to take the Plunge with Arthur. It was a last-minute booking, and after the wonderful day we spent touring and tasting, I feel lucky that we were able...More

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Arthur O, Owner at Mornington Peninsula Plunge Wine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 21 March 2018

Dear Susan and Tod, Thank you so much for your very kind words. It was a sensational day made special by you two and your great appreciation for wine. I love the fact that you purchased a heap of wines to go home with you...More

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Reviewed 22 February 2018

My son and I had the absolute pleasure of being guided around the peninsula wineries by Arthur. Knowledgeable , with an ability to make you feel at ease from minute one, and able to judge his audience, Arthur gave us a memorable day. There are...More

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Arthur O, Owner at Mornington Peninsula Plunge Wine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 23 February 2018

Dear Kevin and David, It really was amazing taking an international man of mystery on tour. Though the rules of Her Majesty's Secret Services prevented us from getting any photos, I'll never forget the man who enjoyed his chardonnay "shaken not stirred" It was a...More

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Reviewed 15 February 2018

Arthur was a well credentialed and passionate tour guide for the wonderful wineries in Mornington Peninsula. We wanted to be informed about the region but in a fun and relaxed way (after all we are sipping wine all day) and Arthur delivered. He was interested...More

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Arthur O, Owner at Mornington Peninsula Plunge Wine Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 16 February 2018

Thank you for your kind words, I very much enjoyed our day together. and hope your wines are a great treat and that you can visit the region again soon. Cheers, Arthur

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7 days per week. Pick-up from St Kilda is part of the door-to-door service
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