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Margaret River Gourmet Food & Wine Trail

2WD inSouth West

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Blackwood River Valley, Bunbury Geographe & Collie, Great Southern, Margaret River Region, Southern Forests

  • Full day
  • 4.5 km

Enjoy gourmet food and wine along Tom Cullity Drive in the heart of Your Margaret River Region, where Dr Tom Cullity planted the first vines at Vasse Felix in 1967. You can enjoy picturesque views, world-class wineries, fine dining, locally produced savoury delights, plus sweet handmade chocolate and nougat favourites.

Tom Cullity Drive, Cowaramup
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Trail Start

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Corner of Harmans Mill Road and Tom Cullity Drive Margaret River

Trail End

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Corner Caves Road and Tom Cullity Road Margaret River

Chocolate Shop & Manufacturer & Cafe

The Margaret River Chocolate Company’s original factory in the Margaret River region was opened in 1999 and is one of the most popular tourist destinations in Western Australia.
It has an amazing range of chocolate products, with free entry and free tastings, as well as viewing windows to see the products being made. The Chocolate Cafe provides indoor and outdoor dining.

FIND US
415 Harmans Mill Road (Cnr Tom Cullity Drive) Metricup

Opening Hours: Monday to Sunday 9am - 5pm. Closed on Christmas Day.

Phone: (08) 9755 6555

www.chocolatefactory.com.au

Food Producer – Winery – Gourmet Grocery Shop – Cheese Shop

Our vineyards, organic olive grove, orchard and vegetable gardens provide us with a spectacular array of produce. Our shops and tasting centre showcase an award winning selection of wines and liqueurs and a huge range of homemade jams, preserves, olive oils sauces, dressings, spice mixes and desserts.

FIND US
Street Address: 448 Tom Cullity Drive, Wilyabrup WA 6280
Opening Hours: Open daily 9am to 5pm. Closed Christmas Day. New Years Day – 10am to 5pm.

Phone: +61 8 9755 6355
Website: www.providore.com.au

Now a 3rd generation winery, established by the Devitt family in 1975, Ashbrook produced its first commercial wine in 1979 and has been a family owned and operated business for over 40 years. Only grapes handpicked and grown on the Estate are used with all processing, winemaking, bottling and packaging closely controlled using the Estate’s own state of the art facilities.

FIND US
Street Address: 379 Tom Cullity Drive, Wilyabrup
Opening Hours: Open Daily 10am-5pm,
(Closed Good Friday, Christmas Day, Boxing Day & New Year’s Day)

Phone: +61 8 97556262
Email: ashbrook@ashbrookwines.com.au
Website: www.ashbrookwines.com.au

Heydon Estate is a feast for lovers of the boutique wine experience. Well accolade world class wines are pre aged before release and served in finest Riedel glassware, all in an
atmosphere of impressive cricketing memorabilia. The property is stunning with the Cellar Door surrounded by old vines and shaded grassed areas perfect for visitors to enjoy their own picnic lunch over a bottle of sumptuous wine!

FIND US
Street Address: 325 Tom Cullity Drive, Wilyabrup WA 6285
Opening Hours: Open daily from 10:30am to 5pm

Phone: +61 8 9755 6995
Email: info@heydonestate.com.au

Thompson Estate is a stunningly beautiful vineyard in the exclusive group of iconic Australian wineries accorded five red star status by James Halliday (outstanding winery producing wines of exemplary quality). It has achieved this honour each year for the past 8 years. It practices sustainable, environmentally respectful viticulture and produces elegant super-premium wines for which the Margaret River region is famous. Enjoy our shaded lawn to relax and picnic.


FIND US
Street Address: 299 Tom Cullity Drive, Wilyabrup
Opening Hours: Open Daily 10:30 – 4:30 (Closed Good Friday, Christmas Day, Boxing Day & New Year’s Day)
Phone: + 61 8 9755 6406
Email: office@thompsonestate.com

Website: www.thompsonestate.com

Peacetree is nestled in the heart of Wilyabrup (Margaret River) with almost 11 acres under vine. Boutique in style we produce low preservative wines practising a strong organic and artisan philosophy. Family owned and run we pride ourselves in producing aged Cabernets, Fumé Blanc, tantalisingly dry Rose, stunning Tempranillo and our mouth-watering brandy liqueur.


FIND US
Street Address: 239 Tom Cullity Drive, Wilabrup WA 6285
Opening Hours: Monday to Friday 11am to 5pm. Other days by appointment.

Phone: +61 8 9755 5170
Email: info@peacetreeestate.com

Website: www.peacetreeestate.com

Sample our extensive range of homemade nougat, whilst watching the production process through our viewing window. Relax or picnic by our picturesque lake. Not to be missed are our single vineyard wines including the Cabernet Sauvignon and Chardonnay, planted in 1989. Finally treat yourself with a little decadence by sampling the nougat inspired liqueurs and chocolate port. Also available honey, olive oil and vineyard accommodation.


FIND US
Street Address: 248 Tom Cullity Drive Cowaramup WA 6284
Opening Hours: Open Daily 9:30am – 5:00pm (except Christmas Day &
Good Friday) Events are held throughout the year, see website for further information.

Phone: +61 8 9755 5539
Email: info@bettenaysmargaretriver.com.au
Website: www.bettenaysmargaretriver.com.au

Established in 1973, Juniper is one of the original founding vineyards in the Margaret River region. Our Cellar Door offers a casual tasting of our range of estate and single vineyard wines by experienced guides. Located on the bank of the Wilyabrup Brook, we welcome you to bring along a picnic to be enjoyed on the lawn.


FIND US
Street Address: 98 Tom Cullity Drive, Cowaramup WA 6284
Opening Hours: Daily from 10am to 5pm

Phone: + 61 8 9755 9000
Email: cellardoor@juniperestate.com.au
Website: www.juniperestate.com.au

Vasse Felix is Margaret River’s founding wine estate and was established in 1967 by regional pioneer Dr Tom Cullity. Vasse Felix focuses on Margaret River’s regional strengths of Cabernet Sauvignon and Chardonnay, along with Semillon Sauvignon Blanc blends and Shiraz. Perched beside Margaret River's oldest vineyard, its multi-award winning cellar door, wine lounge, à la carte restaurant, wine museum (The Vault) and art gallery are open daily.


FIND US
Street Address: Caves Road (corner of Tom Cullity Drive), Cowaramup WA 6284
Opening Hours: Open Daily from 10am to 5pm, Restaurant 12 midday to 3pm.

Phone: Enquiries +61 8 9756 5000, restaurant +61 8 9756 5050
Email: info@vassefelix.com.au

Website: www.vassefelix.com.au
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‘Start Where It All Began’  Start your gourmet food and wine experiences where Your Margaret River Regions historic wines began along Tom Cullity Drive.  Regional pioneer Dr Tom Cullity planted the regions first vines at Vasse Felix in 1967. Today the Margaret River region produces world class Cabernet Sauvignon, Chardonnay along with other varietals. Meander away your day enjoying picturesque views, iconic and boutique world-class wineries, fine dining, locally produced take home savoury delights, plus sweet handmade chocolate and nougat favourites.

Conveniently located, the trail is in the heart of the region minutes from Cowaramup township and equal distance to Busselton, Dunsborough or Margaret River accommodation. An easy day trip, or two, you can experience the best of South West produce whilst trying and buying your favourite taster wines from the neighbouring cellar doors.

Find shady spots to relax, enjoy art & culture and create memories as you wine, dine and indulge.

Margaret River Visitor Centre

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Time / Duration

Half to full day with stops and lunch

Length

4.5km one way

What To Pack

Group A (Urban trails or short trails near facilities) required.

Trail Start

Corner of Harmans Mill Road and Tom Cullity Drive Margaret River

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Trail End

Corner Caves Road and Tom Cullity Road Margaret River

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Facilities

  • BBQ Facilities
  • Cafe
  • Car Park
  • Coach Parking
  • Public Toilet
  • Shaded Area
  • Shop

Best time of year

All year round

Trail Access

Drive to Margaret River

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2 trail goers have rated Margaret River Gourmet Food & Wine Trail as 5 out of 5!

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Patrick Coward

Reviewed 22 Jan 2022, 7:26am

An amazing strip. Home to three of the region's six Blanc de Blancs with the chocolate factory at one end and Vasse Felix at the other it's the jam packed with wineries and food businesses like Providore and is home to the Margaret River Coffee Co.
Patrick Coward

Reviewed 22 Jan 2022, 7:25am

An amazing strip. Home to three of the region's six Blanc de Blancs with the chocolate factory at one end and Vasse Felix at the other it's the jam packed with wineries and food businesses like Providore and is home to the Margaret River Coffee Co.

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