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Your host is Richard Everett, the only Oenologist (or winemaker) conducting a small group or private wine tour of the Hunter Valley Wine Country. His guests get a unique behind the scenes insight into how the best wines of the Hunter Valley are...more
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42 Thorn Street, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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+61 2 9484 0477
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I'm sure this tour is great for everyone, but if you are really into Wine, you just can't let yourself miss the opportunity to go out with Richard in the Hunter. Richard has a fantastic ability to scale up or down depending on his audience's...More

Thank Phillip H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Richard has a broad and deep knowledge of wine and the wine trade, as an oenologist who has spent a career at major wine makers and a consultant to the trade internationally. Having a chance to explore the region, wine making process and the wines...More

Thank Robert K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Richard is an exceptionally knowledgeable and genial host and we whole heartedly recommend this tour. We had a fabulous day out with him and thoroughly enjoyed his unique and unpretentious approach to wine tasting. We viewed some of the most historically important vines in Australia...More

Thank John W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This wine tour was an education into some of the very best wines of the Hunter Valley & how to appreciate them fully! Unlike most wine tours, we only visited two on this full day excursion, but those two vineyards were excellent & our extensive...More

Thank PhilS130
Reviewed 5 August 2018

Wow what an experience. My husband and I have been spending time for the past 20 years exploring the wine regions of California. We recently had the opportunity expand our horizons and visit the Hunter Valley wine region of Australia. We were lucky enough to...More

Thank TxWineFoodLovers
Reviewed 3 August 2018

I was a little apprehensive going into this tour as the drive to vineyards from Syndey is quite a trek and finding something to talk about before we got to the vineyards seemed daunting, but my concerns were assuaged as we quickly fell into an...More

Thank Peter L
Reviewed 29 July 2018

My husband and I went on this tour with Richard, and so glad we booked it! This was our 5th time back in the Hunter and usually when we do a wine tour we just get rushed around to tastings without getting a insight on...More

Thank Natalie G
Reviewed 26 July 2018

If all you want to do is visit wineries and sample wines with a crowd, this is not the tour for you. If you want to visit a few wineries, sample wines, and learn a lot about the Hunter Valley wine region and the wines...More

Thank Lynne M
Reviewed 25 June 2018

Went on a tour with Richard this past weekend. He is very interesting and gave us a great insight into the growing of the grapes, the harvesting of the grapes, the processing of the grapes and the end results. We learnt how the age of...More

Thank ustwo2015
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

It's a wine tour, a class, to learn about wine, particularly about wine in Australia and Hunter valley. I'm frequent traveller, and joined many wine tours/visit to wineries myself, around Asia, Europe, and Australia/New Zealand. This tour, was very knowledgeable. But, if you are not...More

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Karinmilne
31 October 2017|
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Response from Richard E | Property representative |
What dates do you have in mind? Cheers, Richard
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FrancCAR
5 April 2016|
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Response from Richard E | Property representative |
The Hunter Valley Wine Country is about 200 kms (120+ miles) north of Sydney, so its not accessible from Melbourne, which is 800 kms (500+ miles) further south. Please contact me via my website about what I can do for you in... More
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