Winery Statistics


  • Grampians Estate was established in 1989


  • 2000 cases


  • Andrew Davey, Don Rowe and Tom Guthrie

Wine trophies

  • 40

Halliday rating

  • Five red stars

Wine region

  • Grampians Wine Region

Vineyard size

Wines are 100% Estate grown and hand-picked.

Yield averages around 0.8t/ha (2 t/ac).

  • Mafeking: Shiraz 1.8 ha and Chardonnay 1.4 ha, total 3.2 ha
  • Garden Gully: Shiraz 2.4 ha, riesling 2.4 ha, total 4.8 ha


  • Winery & Mafeking Vineyard: 366 Mafeking Rd, Willaura, 23 km SW of Moyston, or 37 km SW of Ararat in Western Victoria
  • Garden Gully Vineyard: 1477 Western Hwy, Great Western. 3377

Soils and climate

  • Mafeking: Granite sand over sandstone. Cool climate being south of the Divide. 700 mm rainfall
  • Great Western: River loam. 550 mm rainfall

Vineyard management

  • Cane and spur pruned. Hand-picked with help from the local Willaura Football and Netball Club. Drip irrigation. Mulch.


  • Predominantly 100% estate grown and hand-picked. Yield averages around 0.8t/ha (2 t/ac)

Wine availability

  • Grampians Estate wines are available at the Cellar Door, through the web site, and various local and interstate restaurants and wine outlets