Festive Season Trading Hours

April 8, 2021

Our Cellar Door will be closed on Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Years Day but is otherwise open for free tastings seven days from 11.00am to 5.00pm. Our bistro will be open on 23 and 24 December then 28 to 31 December 2022 serving light lunches from 12pm to 3pm.

Please call us on (03) 5433 2595 to make a booking,  (please leave a message as phones not always attended) or email us at cellardoor@heathcotewinery.com.au

We hope to see you soon.

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We now ONLY use Australia Post for all our wine deliveries.

November 10, 2014

We now only use Australia Post for all wine deliveries, so you can rest assured you’ll receive your wine safe and sound.

Top Gold at the 2014 Heathcote Wine Show

August 4, 2014

Thrilled to announce that our wines have done exceptionally well again the 2014 Heathcote Wine Show. They were lined up with over 200 other shiraz from the region and we came out with a trophy and 10 medals.

2008 Mail Coach Shiraz took out the top gold and trophy for the second year in a row in the category Best Table Wine 2008 and Older. The 2010 Wilkins Shiraz, 2004 Curagee Shiraz and 2010 Mail Coach Shiraz all won gold medals. Fantastic work guys!

Named Best Large Cellar Door and Cellar Door with Best Food – GT Wine

April 5, 2014

Very honoured to be named Best Large Cellar Door and Cellar Door with Best Food for the Heathcote Region in the latest issue of Gourmet Traveller WINE. Congratulations to our chef, Kath Carroll and the rest of the team.

Full Results for Heathcote Winery

August 20, 2013




Trophy sponsored by: Riedel

Heathcote Winery Mail Coach Shiraz 2008



Trophy sponsored by: Heathcote Mitre 10

Heathcote Winery The Wilkins Shiraz 2010



Trophy sponsored by: Mobile Wine Bottlers

Heathcote Winery The Wilkins Shiraz 2010


Class 5: Young Shiraz (2011-2012)

Heathcote Winery Mail Coach Shiraz 2011 48.5pts Bronze Medal

Heathcote Winery Curagee Shiraz 2011 47.5pts Bronze Medal

Heathcote Winery Cravens Place Shiraz 2011 51pts Silver Medal


Class 6: Older Shiraz (2009-2010)

Heathcote Winery Curagee Shiraz 2010 48pts Bronze Medal

Heathcote Winery Mail Coach Shiraz 2010 51pts Silver Medal

Heathcote Winery Slaughter House Paddock Shiraz 2010 52pts Silver Medal

Heathcote Winery The Wilkins 2010 56pts TROPHY Gold


Class 7: Museum Shiraz

Heathcote Winery Slaughter House Paddock Shiraz 2004 47pts Bronze Medal

Heathcote Winery Mail Coach Shiraz 2008 56pts TROPHY Gold


  • Chairman of Judges, Brian Walsh (former Chairman of Judges of the Royal Adelaide Wine Show)
  • Tim Kirk (Clonakilla Wines),
  • Sue Bell (Bellwether Wines),
  • Kate McIntyre MW (Moorooduc Estate),
  • Philip Rich (Prince Wine Store and wine writer),
  • Matt Pick (Cellarmasters Victoria)
  • Mark O’Callaghan (Giant Steps).


Three Trophies and Multiple Medals for Heathcote Winery!

August 4, 2013

Fantastic result last night for us at the Inaugural Heathcote Wine Show. We picked up best single vineyard Shiraz and best older Shiraz for The Wilkins, as well as best museum Shiraz for our ’08 Mail Coach. Congratulations to all the other trophy and medal winners and well done to Sanguine Estate for taking out the Grand Terroir trophy. A great step for the region and we look forward to the next show.

Heathcote Winery Team

2008 Wilkins Shiraz – one of Halliday’s top 2013 wines for cellaring

June 2, 2013

Read all about it in the special supplement in the June/July Wine Companion Magazine.

GOLD for Mail Coach!!

May 20, 2013

The 2011 Mail Coach Shiraz was awarded a Gold Medal at the 2013 International Wine Challenge in London, the only Victorian Shiraz awarded Gold.

Top in class

April 30, 2013

Our 2011 Craven’s Place Shiraz & 2011 Mail Coach Shiraz both came equal top in class for WineState Central and Western Victorian Edition