The Heathcote Ridge Vineyard is located in one of Australia’s most sought after emerging vineyard areas, the Heathcote region of central Victoria, two hours north of Melbourne. The vineyard has been developed jointly by two of Australia’s leading vineyard management companies, FABAL and Blaxland Vineyards Limited (“Blaxland”). Between them, FABAL and Blaxland are involved with the management of over 2,300 hectares of vineyard in premium wine grape regions throughout Australia.
The Heathcote region is well renowned as a premium Shiraz producing area and is now acknowledged as one of Australia’s iconic regions. The vineyard has been established in close proximity to major vineyard developments by Foster’s Wine Estates and Brown Brothers on the Mt Camel Range.Water to the vineyard is delivered from the Waranga Western Channel, part of the Goulburn Murray Irrigation Region.
The Heathcote Ridge Vineyard is located in one of Australia’s most sought after emerging vineyard areas
The development of this vineyard has been underpinned by a secure long term grape supply contract with Orlando Wines (a division of Pernod Ricard Pacific Pty Ltd) – one of Australia’s major wine producers.