Welcome to the 'Winemakers of Rutherglen', an inspiring collection of the best 20 wineries from one of Australia's most historic and iconic wine regions, Rutherglen.

James Halliday's 2014Wine Companion ranked seven of our members with 5 stars- 5 of these recognised for having a long track record of excellence – truly the best of the best.

Gourmet Traveller 2012 readers rated 2 of our cellar doors in the top three in all of Australia!

Together we hold two major wine festivals each year, Tastes of Rutherglen and Rutherglen Winery Walkabout.

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Howard Anderson celebrates 50 years of Winemaking

Howard Anderson is celebrating 50 years in the wine industry in 2014.
He has spent the last 23 years of that working at establishing and building his own winery & wine brand – Anderson winery. But it all started 50 years ago, back in 1964.

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Featured Event

Rutherglen Winery Walkabout June 7 & 8 2014

Rutherglen will once again be the place to be on the June long weekend for the annual Rutherglen Winery Walkabout, Victoria's original Wine Festival 1974 - 2014.

Weekend tickets and shuttle tickets are now open for booking!

Featured Winery

Warrabilla Wines

'Andrew Sutherland Smith and wife, Carol has built a formidable reputation for their wines headed by the Reserve trio Durif, Cabernet Sauvignon and Shiraz, quintessential examples of Rutherglen red wine at its best.' (James Halliday Australian Wine Companion, 2008 Edition)