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National Wine Centre of Australia

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Situated on the edge of Adelaide's stunning Botanic Gardens the centre combines eye-catching architecture with smooth functionality to create an exciting tourism venue which showcases the Australian wine industry. Awarded the Best Tourism Initiative...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Hackney Rd, Adelaide, South Australia 5000, Australia
+61 8 8313 3355
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

It’s really about functions that a wine experience. It has a small display/ wine experience area in museum style. Then a tasting area which you pay for and are left to work through the wines. It has a small cafe attached with nice food. The...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank BasilFawlty101
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Loved my 3 hours at the National Wine Centre in the botanical gardens. Great selection of wines available for tasting. And the food served was excellent.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Ron H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Brilliant place to visit, spacious, informative, attractive decor and of course marvelous wine. The art is amazing and the food as creative.

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Carol C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Amazing centre for our conference dinner. Great atmosphere and music and the food was amazing! Would love to come back for wine afternoon!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Donna B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is an architecturally interesting building in a pleasant setting conveniently reached from the eastern city limit on foot. There is an informative exhibition on the history of wine-making in Australia, the varieties of grape, aromas, bottling and other aspects of wine production. A central...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank HectorFromBerne
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice building and museum - of course it focusses on Oz wines and local wine history, but the various grape varietals depicted (incl pip and grape shapes) are also interesting. On the ground floor there are climate controlled tasting dispensers: for about AU$ 3 to...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Uhuru966
Reviewed 8 November 2018

very educational, took the Computer based test for winemaking (have to improve a lot), had dinner afterwards at the Center

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank globalJuergen
Reviewed 8 November 2018 via mobile

We came here for a wedding ceremony in the gardens and then reception upstairs. Great venue, fantastic food and drinks. Had such a lovely time and service was very good

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank OzChards
Reviewed 7 November 2018

Attended a function in early Nov. Room set up was excellent & good view of podium from all areas. Drinks selection was hard due to variety & quality. The food from start to finish was outstanding. Definitely didn't leave hungry or thirsty.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank gparker56
Reviewed 1 November 2018

This place is very different but interesting. Choose the wine you want to try. There are 3 options of tasting sizes, and you pay accordingly. A good way of trying wine before you buy as there is a very big selection. You pay at the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Sue H
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