The Denmark wine region - taste it, love it!
The Denmark wine region offers delightful premium wines, from vineyards set amidst the area's natural
The fine, high quality local wines have distinct, recognisable, regional characteristics, with the gentle summer temperatures
and higher winter rainfall being particularly suited to Chardonnay, Sauvignon Blanc, Pinot Noir and Merlot.
The first vines were planted in 1976, at Tinglewood Wines, using cuttings from Mount Barker. The first vintage occurred in 1980 -
though it was to be another ten years before a second vineyard commenced, at Karriview Wines, quickly followed by a host of new
Today there are around 20 cellar door operations, with a variety of associated attractions including gardens, picnic areas,
barbecue facilities and restaurants.
Enhance your visit to Denmark with a leisurely tasting of the outstanding
wines available from our many welcoming cellar doors (winery tours are available, so there is no need for a 'skipper') and enjoy music concerts and free musical entertainment through summer and autumn.
The wineries listed support the Denmark Tourist Bureau in providing visitor care. We hope you will support them in return.
ROCKCLIFFE WINERY 18 Hamilton Rd, Denmark. District Map East S2
Rockcliffe has a unique varietal style using innovative winemaking techniques. These wines are a testament to our cool climate region and to the people involved who act as caretakers ensuring only the highest quality fruit makes it into the final bottle.
Rockcliffe is an 18 acre extension Matilda's Meadow which was established in the 1980's with the planting of dry grown vines. In 2001 under the enthusiastic direction of owner Steve Hall, Rockcliffe underwent a refurbishment of the Cellar Door, Art Gallery & Restaurant. In 2007 the building of a brand new winery producing 50,000 cases of wine per year has signaled a new stage in the evolution of the brand and business.
Rockcliffe operates a modern contract winery business for all clients including Rockcliffe. Their promise is 'To retain the integrity of the growers grape variety. No mixed batches. The grower's grape, wine and reputation are maintained and enhanced - not compromised.'
Cellar door open 11 am - 5 pm daily
Email Rockcliffe Winery or phone 9848 1951 or 9848 2622.
HOWARD PARK & MADFISH WINES Scotsdale Rd, Denmark. District Map East S3
Surrounded by spectacular Karri and Marri forest, Howard Park Wines is a place to welcome wine lovers and those who appreciate
Its 1000 tonne capacity winery is situated on an historic 100 acre property, bounded by native forest and accompanying kangaroos.
A stylish, modern cellar door has made special use of glass, concrete, stainless steel and timber features in its architectural design
- perfect for enjoying the natural surrounds while tasting the Howard Park and MadFish range of wines. Visitors are invited to bring
their lunch or nibbles to enjoy in the winery’s surrounding parklands.
Opening hours 10 am - 4 pm daily. Closed Good Friday, Christmas Day and Boxing Day. Closed Anzac Day morning, 25th April.
Cellar Door Manager: Judith Bradley firstname.lastname@example.org Phone 9848 2345
Head Office: PO Box 180, North Fremantle WA 6782 Phone 08 9336 9600
Email Howard Park and MadFish Wines or phone 9848 2345.
YILGARNIA WINE AND WILDFLOWERS 1847 Redmond West Road,
Redmond. District Map East Y2
Yilgarnia is the geological name for this region of Western Australia formed more than a 2 billion years ago and the inspiration of our fossil logo.
With ideal north facing slopes and views of the Hay River, Yilgarnia is one of only 5 vineyards from the Denmark region listed
in the 7th edition of the James Halliday Wine Atlas - a remarkable achievement in that this is only the 7th edition in 36 years by
Australia's premium wine writer.
With numerous awards for both reds and whites, visiting Yilgarnia is a must.
While here, please enjoy our picnic site, walks and beautiful wild flowers. We would be delighted to discuss wine and reception arrangements for your wedding.
Cellar door open Fri-Mon 11.00 - 5.00 (later in summer).
Open all school holidays and public holidays.
Closed May thru' August
Family friendly, BYO food, BBQ's available, wildflower walk trails
Telephone/Facsimile: +618 9845 3031
Mobile: 0428 453 031
E-mail: Yilgarnia Wines and wildflowers
Sample the award-winning range of Whitfield Estate wines and relax with your friends and family in our country style cafe' - "Picnic in the Paddock". Try the delicious deep-dish pies and home made cakes made from local produce (season dependent). Whitfield Estate is nestled amongst the forests and the vineyards of Golden Hill and Scotsdale Valley.
Mead was once the nectar of gods and goddesses. Now honey wine and honey liqueur are again available to mortals with discerning taste.
Bartholomews Meads are light table wines with lovely floral aromas and delicate flavour. Don't miss this unique opportunity to sample the oldest known alcoholic drink, as well as other delicious honey products.
Open daily 9 am – 4.30 pm.
THE LAKE HOUSE
Located just five minutes from town, The Lake House Denmark is the perfect place to visit and unwind. Relax in the idyllic and tranquil lakeside setting and stunning gardens and enjoy complimentary tasting of our award winning hand crafted wines, casual dinning with a vineyard lunch prepared with fresh local and organic produce, or simply have great coffee and delicious homemade cake plus discover our Vino Foods and Wine Spa Body Care products.
details are provided for each operator, but if you would like
please use our
handy online enquiry form