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Seppelt Great Western

Great Western, Victoria, Australia
+61 3 5361 2239
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Had a blast

We turned up not knowing what to expect and are so glad we stopped and took the time for a tour. We... read more

Reviewed 23 February 2018
Zoom0817
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Littlehampton, Australia
Well worth a viskt

We visited this past weekend and would definitely recommend. Deb, our guide, was lovely - friendly... read more

Reviewed 18 February 2018
Kirstie S
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Ballarat, Australia
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Great Western, Victoria, Australia
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+61 3 5361 2239
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Reviewed 23 February 2018

We turned up not knowing what to expect and are so glad we stopped and took the time for a tour. We had a great tour guide - Alan who worked there when the whole place was a working winery. Also had a tasting of...More

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Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

We visited this past weekend and would definitely recommend. Deb, our guide, was lovely - friendly, knowledgeable and relaxed, couldn’t have asked for anyone better. We were lucky enough to get a private tour as we missed the last tour the day prior, well worth...More

Thank Kirstie S
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Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

Incredibly historic site with some of the most fascinating underground cellars with wines dating back to the 1930’s still in the cellars. Alan took us on the tour and his knowledge was super impressive as an ex chemist and having worked for Seppelt since the...More

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Reviewed 5 February 2018

Dropped in here on a whim after driving from Horsham, and very happy to have done so. Spent about 40 minutes tasting some very good wines, with the emphasis on sparkling reds & whites, chardonnay, pinot gris and shiraz. However what took the wine tasting...More

Thank ManfredS1974
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Reviewed 26 January 2018 via mobile

What a great experience. Our guide Dan was very knowledgeable & witty. For the $10.00 pp (concessions) you receive an hour tour learning all about the History from conception to now & at the end we have tasting of 5 sparkling wines.

Thank Direynolds56
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Reviewed 12 December 2017 via mobile

My family and I visited here on our way through to Ballarat and absolutely loved it. We arrived too late for a tour which is a shame but we did the wine tasting and tried each of the platters which were both amazing! Dan and...More

Thank Michaela D
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Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

What a unique place! Over 150 years of winery history and a tour that included going through some of the hand carved underground tunnels where 500,000 bottles of champagne are stored. Beautiful gardens and some very pleasant wines. Try their champagne. Check your departure times...More

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Reviewed 2 October 2017

Seppelts Geat Western is a real slice of Australian wine history. Unfortunately much of it has fallen to the knife of the corporate morons who are only interested in money and have no affinity for the industry they are involved with. The tour here is...More

Thank Jeff_8mile
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Reviewed 19 June 2017

I cannot recommend Seppelt enough. We had a fabulous time here. Do yourselves a favour and book in for the tour of "The Drives" - a network of underground cellar tunnels. Our guide Alan was amazingly knowledgable about the history of the winery and how...More

Thank Amy T
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Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

We are regular visitors to the Great Western area but had never done the cellar tour. Our guide was excellent and made the tour very personal and not crowded even with 35 people in our group. Tours run daily on the hour from 11-3pm. We...More

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mb0navia
4 September 2017|
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Response from Raakhee N | Reviewed this property |
yeah as mentioned above.... it isn't expensive some $15 or so and you get the wonderful tour.
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Natsfun1
27 April 2017|
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Response from 5robs91 | Reviewed this property |
We drove there, but I would ask the venue to see if they do or not.
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