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Heifer Station Wines

Open Now: 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Open today: 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Great winery and service :)

Visiting Orange for wine tasting, I can say my partner and I have seen a few! Heifer Station has... read more

Reviewed 28 December 2018
DianaSas
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Sydney, Australia
via mobile
Great atmosphere!

I just dropped by to see what this highly praised place was all about and I now understand why... read more

Reviewed 17 December 2018
smackinlay
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Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
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Heifer Station Wines is a small family owned and operated single vineyard tasting room in one of Oranges most picturesque areas. Set in a turn of the century, historic sheep shearing shed on rolling volcanic terroir. At almost 900m elevation the...more
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1034 The Escort Way | Opposite Caldwell Lane, Orange, New South Wales 2800, Australia
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Reviewed 5 January 2019 via mobile

Dropped in to the Heifer for a wine tasting and some food. Lovely experience, the tasting was professional and focused on what we were looking for, to the point where other wineries were recommended for varieties not produced by this group. The shared plates were...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank cc2014141
Megs4000, Manager at Heifer Station Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 8 January 2019

Hi cc2014141, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. I hope that you were able to find plenty of great wines in Orange. We are very proud of the wines not just produced at Heifer Station but across our region, so are...More

Reviewed 2 January 2019 via mobile

The Heifer station was one of only a few vineyards open on New Year's Eve (also a Monday). We were a group of four adults and we had the 7 wine tasting and also ordered the cheese platter and bread and dips which were all...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Megs4000, Manager at Heifer Station Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 4 January 2019

Hi Willowsinoz, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. We are sorry there was confusion with our tasting fee policy. The tasting fee is per person and is waived on purchase of take away wines only. We do offer wines by the...More

Reviewed 28 December 2018 via mobile

Visiting Orange for wine tasting, I can say my partner and I have seen a few! Heifer Station has some solid wines in a pretty and relaxed atmosphere... cheese plate was delicious and we totally recommend Chase for knowledge, professionalism and just a top block...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank DianaSas
Megs4000, Manager at Heifer Station Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 30 December 2018

Hi Diana, Thanks so much for the great review. I had a great time chatting with you two as well. Hopefully you'll have a chance to stop in the cellar door again some time. Cheers, Chase

Reviewed 17 December 2018 via mobile

I just dropped by to see what this highly praised place was all about and I now understand why people rave about it. The tasting was excellent can’t say enough about the chap who walked me through the selections. The ambience is amazing with comfy...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank smackinlay
Megs4000, Manager at Heifer Station Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 18 December 2018

Hi Smackinlay, Thanks so much for the great review. It is good to hear that you were pleased with the level of service we provided. We hope you will visit us again some time. Regards, Chase

Reviewed 4 December 2018

Friendly staff who are willing to answer all your wine related questions. Tasty wine and delicious food. Highly recommend!

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Alessan M
Megs4000, Manager at Heifer Station Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 10 December 2018

Hi Alessan, Thank you for the great review. We're glad to hear that you enjoyed your time at Heifer Station Wines. Regards, Chase

Reviewed 7 November 2018

Relaxed atmosphere. We sat in the garden with the chickens. The waiter brought the WINE tasting out to us, he was very helpful and no pressure to buy but the wines were nice so bought some anyway

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Mikengab
Megs4000, Manager at Heifer Station Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 9 November 2018

Hello Mikengab, Thanks for the review and we are glad you enjoyed the casual tasting experience. See you next time. James

Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

Lovely setting in a renovated wool store surrounded by vines and animals. $10 tasting charge redeemable on purchase. Nice range of wines, a little dearer than some nearby. Also offers tasting platters. Friendly spot. Worth a visitMore

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank UrbaneForker
Megs4000, Manager at Heifer Station Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 6 November 2018

Hi UrbaneForker, Thanks for taking the time to review us -It's greatly appreciated. Most cellar doors are now charging tasting fees to cover ullage and to stop those that would take advantage of a free drink from frequenting the place - As you mentioned the...More

Reviewed 29 October 2018 via mobile

Ambience with loads of attractions and pleasant staff ( with the owner behind the counter ). Worth a visit There is a cover charge that is waived in purchase.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank mastermuzz
Megs4000, Manager at Heifer Station Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 6 November 2018

Hello Mastermuzz - Thanks for the review! Greatly appreciated. I'm happy you enjoyed the experience. Regards James

Reviewed 23 October 2018 via mobile

We really enjoyed our visit here. Well presented, very professional, so welcoming and a nice touch of difference. We had attempted to obtain breakfast prior to our arrival, however both advertised venues were closed. It was very pleasing to see Heifers had a cheese platter...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank M_M201154
Megs4000, Manager at Heifer Station Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 24 October 2018

Hello M-M201154, Thanks for taking the time to review us. Greatly appreciated. I'm glad you found us friendly and accommodating and that the wine and cheese lived up to expectations. Its a concern that advertised places are closed and unfortunately its a story I'm hearing...More

Reviewed 21 October 2018 via mobile

We had Friday night drinks at the cellar door for a private function and got to try all the wines which were all lovely. The views around are divine and the old shearing shed where the cellar door is, is just gorgeous.I would highly recommend...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Flea_and_Ad
Megs4000, Manager at Heifer Station Wines, responded to this reviewResponded 24 October 2018

Hi Flea and Ad, Thankyou so much for those kind words and we are all very glad you enjoyed the Friday drinks and the Bull Paddock Long Lunch. Its not easy pulling off an event in a paddock with that many people! We are also...More

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Response from Megs4000 | Property representative |
Hi Jess - Thanks for letting us know. We were already onto it! Im pretty sure Chase at Orange wine tours can sort you out.
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