Wine and Beer Tasting

PORT STEPHENS THINGS TO DO | BEER + WINE TASTING

Port Stephens has both award-winning wines from Wonganella and Port Stephens Wineries plus the creative minds at Murrays Brewery who offer craft beer and wine tasting.

WONGANELLA ESTATE

Set on 35 acres of natural bushland with views over the port and hinterland and the Brokenback Ranges, Wonganella Estate Winery offers a restaurant on weekends and hand-picked boutique wines to tantalise your taste buds. Sunset drinks are not to be missed at Wonganella Estate. Perfectly positioned on top of the hill above Port Stephens, this winery's elevated advantage offers some of the best views of the hinterland through to Port Stephens. There are seven areas of grapes on the estate, which also includes acres of natural bushland and grapes spreading from one end of the property to the other. Tours of the vines can be arranged for interested groups and there are dining options onsite.

PORT STEPHENS WINERY + MURRAYS BREWERY

Port Stephens Winery and Murrays Brewery provide their consumers with a wide variety of taste sensations. With local wines including a Salamander Verdelho, Tomaree Red, Skinny Dip Sparkling, Port Stephens Tawny Port and Port Stephens Golden Sands Dessert Wine. Unique in name and in flavour, there are eight beers currently recognised in the Critics Choice. Some choices include a Smashing Pumpkin Ale, Angry Man Brown Ale, Wild Thing Imperial Stout and the famous Port Stephens Whale Ale.

HADES DAY TOURS

Hades Day Tours offer a Hunter Wine Tour which will take you from Port Stephens out to the Hunter Valley for the day where you will enjoy a mix of small boutique wines and larger commercial wines, cheese, chocolate and olive tastings. Hades also offer a Port Stephens Day trip which includes 1.5-hour dolphin watching cruise, scenic tour of the Tomaree Peninsula, FREE wine tasting at Port Stephens Winery plus an optional sand dune tour with sandboarding for a small additional cost.

PORT STEPHENS TOURISM | LOCAL OPERATORS

  • Wonganella Estate Winery Open Sat & Sun 3443 Nelson Bay Rd, Bobs Farm - (02) 8003 4716
  • Port Stephens Winery 3443 Nelson Bay Rd, Bobs Farm - (02) 4982 6411
  • Murrays Brewery 3443 Nelson Bay Rd, Bobs Farm (02) 4982 6411
  • Hades Day Tours Hunter Wine Tour 2/28 Wahgunyah Road, Nelson Bay - (02) 4981 0100