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Gumboot Season in the Yarra Valley

By Kara Hood, Cellar Door Manager

Our Cellar Door Manager (and Yarra Valley local) Kara Hood shares her tips on visiting the Yarra Valley in Winter. There are many adventures to be had... just don't forget your gumboots!

Working Towards Zero Waste

By De Bortoli Wines

Sustainability is a shared passion between the De Bortoli family and Lindsay Gullifer, the Health Safety and Environment Manager of De Bortoli Wines.

For the love of gardening with Emeri De Bortoli

By De Bortoli Wines

Emeri says you should be careful what you wish for. After bargaining with her husband for 15 acres of land she has spent over a decade dedicated to her passion of building on this expansive garden. 

Autumn Drinking with Winemaker Sarah Fagan

By De Bortoli Wines

Let us introduce you to our lighter style aromatic reds - the perfect in-betweener.

'From the Roots' with Lisa Messenger

By De Bortoli Wines

Starting a new venture? We had a chat to Lisa Messenger, founder and CEO of Collective Hub, to get her tips on what it takes to succeed professionally, without sacrificing time to unwind and stay...

Celebrazione at Bilbul this Easter

By De Bortoli Wines

Did you know Celebrazione is Italian for ‘celebration’?

Chardonnay: from Vine to Vino

By Andrew Bretherton

Word on the grapevine is that Chardonnay is making a welcome comeback… I think a large part of the reason for this is better winemaking and viticulture. I believe really fine Chardonnay is neither...

Rob Sutherland, Viticulturist De Bortoli Yarra Valley Estate, inspecting grapes in vineyard

Fresh pickings

By De Bortoli Wines

With our Yarra Valley Estate Vineyard Manager, Rob Sutherland's help, we’ve put together our top ‘did you knows’ about vintage to give you an inside look at our busiest time of the year.

Five great reasons to visit the Yarra Valley this Summer

By Kara Hood

Early Summer is a delight in the Yarra Valley. Our Cellar Door Manager Kara Hood has put together her favourite places to visit in the Yarra Valley during Summer.

Cheers to Summer!

By Leanne De Bortoli

I love this time of year. The sound of cricket on the radio, ​cicadas late in the evening, boxes of juicy mangoes and ripe cherries from the local market and the promise of many warm days ahead.