Wine Experiences

Under the escarpment of Te Mata Peak discover our unique story and explore the spaces that make Craggy Range an unforgettable destination – engaging experiences that capture the spirit of this remarkable place.

Craggy Range Wine Experience

Launching on the 1st of July 2024

Sample current release wines from our Family Collection alongside our Prestige Collection wine, Sophia. Optionally, a tour of our fermentation rooms and underground cellar is offered to conclude the experience.

As this experience has a duration of up to an hour, it is not appropriate for young children.

Please scroll down to view tasting options offered until the 30th of June, 2024.

Seated Tasting

Offered at five seatings each day. During this semi-private experience, sample five of Craggy Range’s current release wines from the Family Collection alongside our Prestige Collection wine, Sophia.

Price – $35 per person (waived with a 3 bottle of wine purchase, per person) Please ensure you book for the total number of guests joining us. Guests not tasting are charged a cost of $15pp.

Available  – 10.30am  |  12.00pm  |  1.30pm  |  3.00pm  | 4.30pm

DurationApproximately 45 minutes

Seated Tasting & Tour

Offered at five seatings each day, this experience concludes with a tour of our fermentation rooms and underground cellar.

During this semi-private experience, sample five of Craggy Range’s current release wines from the Family Collection alongside our flagship Prestige Collection wine, Sophia.

Price – $50 per person (waived with a 3 bottle of wine purchase, per person) Please ensure you book for the total number of guests joining us. Guests not tasting are charged a cost of $15pp.

Available 10.30am  |  12.00pm  |  1.30pm  |  3.00pm  | 4.30pm

DurationApproximately 60 minutes

 

Wine by the glass service is not offered on a walk-in basis.

For those seeking a full dining experience, we recommend making a reservation at Craggy Range Restaurant.

The Giants Estate Experience

Discover our unique story and explore the spaces that make Craggy Range an unforgettable destination. Immerse yourself in a guided tour of our estate and cellars, and taste our award-winning wines, including those from our iconic Prestige collection and rare bottles set aside exclusively for this experience. This tour and tasting is complemented by light bites inspired by the spoils of our organic kitchen garden and our favourite local producers.

Available each day at 11.00am, and 4.00pm. Bookings are essential. This experience is not available on a walk-in basis.

An exploration of our underground cellars is via stair access only. Please advise of accessibility issues at the time of booking.

As this experience has a duration of up to two hours, it is not appropriate for young children.

Frequently Asked Questions

Do I need a reservation?

We require all guests to have a confirmed reservation. Our wine experiences commence at set times each day, and bookings are required to avoid disappointment.

Can I visit and just enjoy a glass of wine or platter without partaking in a tasting?

We do not offer wines by the glass on a walk-in basis. For those seeking a full dining experience, we recommend making a reservation at Craggy Range Restaurant.

What is the largest party size you can accommodate?

The largest group size we can accommodate is a party of 10. Groups of more than 10 may contact our wine experience team to discuss options.

We have someone joining us who is not drinking. Will they be charged to join us?

We understand you may have a designated driver or a non-taster in your party. There is a charge of $15 per person for any non-tasters taking part in the Craggy Range Wine Experience and a charge of $35 in our Giants Estate Experience.

May I bring my children to the tasting?

Our tastings are designed as immersive and intimate experiences with up to a two-hour duration. Whilst we do welcome children, to ensure the comfort and enjoyment of all participants, we do ask you to consider the format and duration of our tastings, as they are not suitable for young children or infants. We do offer our wine experiences to be reserved privately; please speak to our team about exclusive pricing.

Do you allow pets on site?

For the safety and enjoyment of all our guests, and to protect our working vineyard and kitchen gardens, we kindly ask that you do not bring dogs on site.

Are there dining options available to follow the wine experience?

We are operating at a limited capacity due to refurbishments on site in the winter season. From November 1st, guests will be able to enjoy a glass of wine and a limited menu in our courtyard. This option is available exclusively to guests following a tasting and is not available on a walk-in basis. For those seeking a full dining experience, no matter the weather, we recommend making a reservation at Craggy Range Restaurant.

Seated Tastings

Options Available until 30th June 2024

 

Family Collection + Sophia

Sample five of Craggy Range’s current release wines from the Family Collection alongside our flagship Prestige Collection wine, Sophia

Price – $35 per person (waived with a 3 bottle of wine purchase, per person) Please ensure you book for the total number of guests joining us.

DurationApproximately 60 minutes

Family vs Prestige Collection

Taste through a selection of eight Family and Prestige Collection wines.

Price – $65 per person (waived with a 3 bottle of wine purchase, per person) Please ensure you book for the total number of guests joining us.

DurationApproximately 60 minutes

Wine by the glass service is not offered on a walk-in basis.

Following the conclusion of all tasting experiences, pending table availability, guests will be offered the opportunity to enjoy wines by the glass and a selection of snacks from a limited menu. For those seeking a full dining experience, no matter the weather, we recommend making a reservation at Craggy Range Restaurant.

“Our tasting at Craggy Range was an amazing experience. The cellar door team were the perfect mix of friendly, knowledgeable and professional. The location under Te Mata Peak is incredible, and of course, the wines were spectacular!”

Opening Hours

Until June 30th 2024

Monday to Sunday
11.00 am – 5.00 pm (last tastings at 4.30 pm)

From 1st July 2024

Monday to Sunday
10.30 am – 5.00 pm (Wine Sales)

The Craggy Range Wine Experience
Commences at – 10.30am  |  12.00pm  |  1.30pm  |  3.00pm  |  4.30pm

Giants Estate Experience
Commences at – 11.00am  |  4.00pm