The best wineries in the Swan Valley (and the wine tours to get you there)

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Sometimes you just need a tasty red, crisp white and/or glass of bubbles to truly begin your weekend and what better place to treat yourself than in Perth’s stunning Swan Valley wineries.

Read below for a list of the most magical Swan Valley wineries and the tour buses that’ll get you there safely, and head here for more things to do around the Swan Valley.

WINERIES

Sandalford Winery

The first entry to this list has been in operation since 1840 making it one of the oldest and most prolific wineries in WA. Rich with history, Sandalford’s portfolio of wines are recognised as world class and attract attention from every corner of the globe. The estate boasts a delectable European restaurant and hosts a range of outdoor social events.

Sandalford Wines

3210 W Swan Rd, Caversham


Chapel Farm Estate

Operating as a farm for 90 years, Chapel Farm combined with the Jane Brook Estate to transform into the home grown hotspot it is today. The estate contains two venues onsite, the original homestead of Chapel Farm which contains a funky bar and restaurant and the Estate at Chapel Farm which operates as the winery and function area.

229/231 Toodyay Road, Middle Swan


Ugly Duckling Wines

If it’s a picturesque rustic getaway with locally grown wines your heart desires, look no further than Ugly Ducklings. Overlooking the magnificent vines and easily recognisable yellow tractor that you’ve definitely seen all over Insta, is a cozy cottage (dogs welcome) serving up gourmet pies and platters, with live music on the weekends and occasional markets to keep things interesting.

Ugly Duckling Wines

7790 W Swan Road, West Swan


Olive Farm Wines

Olive Farm Wines is a 4th generation winery established in 1829 which produces wine from 100% Swan Valley grown fruit. Offering delicious tastings and tours, this spot is perfect for wine connoisseurs and anyone interested in the wine-making process.

920 Great Northern Highway, Millendon


Lancaster Wines

Lancaster know that not everyone is looking for a stressful, jam-packed outing. Some of us just want to sit back, relax and enjoy the laid back vibes while sharing a bottle (or two) of delicious wine, grazing an antipasto board and relaxing with friends. Doesn’t that just sound like heaven?

Lancaster Wines

5228 W Swan Road, West Swan


Windy Creek Estate

This family run estate perfectly blends the old with new through their European-inspired wines. Promising “something for every taste” you’re guaranteed to find the right sip for you, and if you can’t, winemaker Tony and his wife Ruth are more than happy to give you their expert suggestions.

27 Stock Road, Herne Hill


Upper Reach

An award-winning estate delivering unforgettable experiences, Upper Reach‘s motto really explains it all, “wine is one of life’s essentials – along with good food, family and friends”. This modern Australian boutique vineyard offers smashing prices, stunning views and fantastic local produce.

Upper Reach Winery

77 Memorial Avenue, Baskerville


Tyler’s Vineyard

Wines created from 100 year old non-irrigated Grenache vines promise quality when buying a bottle from Tyler’s. Free label making and stunning backdrops makes this welcoming spot an interesting adventure for the whole family.

301 Padbury Avenue, Millendon

WINE TOUR COMPANIES

Pink Bus

This fabulously pink bus makes a day of wine tasting easy, affordable and fantastically fun. Choose your favourite wineries (or distilleries) grab your best pals and allow yourself to be swept away by the gourmet lunch, stunning views and world class vino.


D’Vine Wine

Running everyday except Tuesday, D’Vine Wine Tours have to be experienced to be understood. Their most popular half-day tour titled “Sunday Funday” attracts guests from far and wide because what could be better on a Sunday afternoon than a relaxing tasting through the Swan Valley.


Go Party Bus

For those looking for a bit more action, Go Party Bus is the way to…go! Choose your destinations, your people and your playlist but most important of all, don’t try to climb up the pole after your second wine tasting (take it from us, it does not end well).

Go Party Bus

Black Swan Tours

Black Swan offers a heap of different tour options to keep everyone happy. Full day, half day, heritage and magical mystery are just some of the tour options to choose from and if they don’t sound appealing, custom VIP tours for special occasions can make your wine tasting dreams come true.


Swan Valley Tours

Choose from public or private tours, decide which package fits your vibe and explore the absolute beauty of the Valley while sipping on a few too many bubbles. Enjoy a sundowner in the hills at boutique wineries with a delectable cheeseboard, complimentary drinks and more.

Image Credit: Lancaster Wines via City of Swan / Kate Johnson

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