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Ned Goodwin presents Highbank Wines in Master Class

Ned Goodwin, Master of Wine, presented a Master Class in both Tokyo and Seoul recently and Highbank was there! The Master Class ‘Minimal Intervention: A progression from natural wine to a sustainable maturity’ and was well attended with over 70 people attending both sessions. Our Highbank wines were showcased during the master class! Ned presented […]

10 year fracking ban in Limestone Coast passes into law

Sigh of relief for Limestone Coast locals after 10 year fracking ban passes into law The Limestone Coast Protection Alliance has thanked the Member for Mt Gambier Troy Bell and the South Australian Government for voting today in support of turning the promised ten year moratorium on fracking in the Limestone Coast into law. [Nick […]

About Coonawarra

Coonawarra is the most important wine region within the Limestone Coast zone of South Australia, credited with producing some of the best red wines in the entire country, and often described as Australia’s most famous terroir. It is located in the far south-east of the state, adjoining the border with Victoria south of Wrattonbully. Although vines were […]

Wine Master Praises Coonawarra Creations

Highbank Cabernet Sauvignon added to wine wishlist following rave review! In an article in the Penola Pennant on 22nd August, Highbank has been labelled the ‘star of Coonawarra’ by Master of Wine, Ned Goodwin! Click here to view the PDF of the article. These are a few excerpts… Among the four wines reviewed was the […]

Cellar Door Tasting and Sales

We recently had a wonderful group through Highbank tasting our wines, and taking a lot of boxes with them on their way! If ever you are going to be in the neighbourhood, just contact us to set up a wine tasting either at our Cellar Door or under the gum tree at The Cottage.

Trade Mission from Shandong gets the ‘Red Carpet Treatment’ in Adelaide

Shandong is South Australia’s largest ‘sister state’ trading partner of some 30 years. This government-to-government delegation included some 250 officials and business people. Highbank  vineyards was part of a very select collection of wineries, from around the State, who were invited to present their wines. We proved to be well prepared with our own sommelier […]

Cellar Door Sales Winter 2016

We have had some lovely people book in for a wine tasting at our cellar door recently! If you would like to do a wine tasting, please book in via our contact page.

Highbank Wine review on erobertparker.com

Drive north up the highway from Penola and keep your eyes peeled left and eventually you will spot a small homestead outside which lies a rather incongruous signpost pointing towards multifarious destinations around the world. Napa Valley: 13,270km. Bordeaux 17,045km. Rioja Alta 17,545km. Apart from instilling a sense of complete isolation, the signpost is there […]