As a part of Aussie Wine Month, the Cellar Doors of Mount Benson are dusting off some of their oldies (but goodie). Asussie Wine Month- thie biggest annual celabration of Australian wine- runs over the month of may. During May Cape Jaffa, Ralph Fowler and Wangolina are participating in Aussie Wine Month by offering tastings (and purchase) of some of thier back vintage wines. Please contact each of the Cellar Doors for details. ... more
Cape Jaffa Wines has just been named a 5 star winery in the 2014 James Halliday Wine Companion! This accolade credits the winery as an outstanding producer of very high quality wines. And as an added pat on the back the winery has been singled out as one of Ten Dark Horses; a special accolade for receiving 5 stars for the first time. ‘Achieving a 5 star rating is a fabulous endorsement of our efforts to make outstanding wines’ says Derek Hooper ‘It’s also great for boosting the profile of Mt Benson as a wine producing region. It’s very fitting that this accolade arrived during Cape Jaffa’s 20 year anniversary and it’s a testament to the hard work of our Jaffa teams both past and present’. ... more
come and discover us
Come & discover us
The Mount Benson Wine region is conveniently located along the Melbourne to Adelaide touring route approximately six hours out of Melbourne and three hours from Adelaide.
Head along the Western Highway to Ballarat. Continue along the Western Highway until Horsham. Turn left onto the Wimmera Highway and pass through Naracoorte and Lucindale, heading towards Kingston. Turn left onto the Princes Highway and then right onto Salt Well Road. Continue to the Southern Ports Highway intersection. The wineries begin approximately five kilometres to the left on the Southern Ports Highway, or directly ahead on Limestone Coast Road.
Head along the South Eastern Freeway towards Tailem Bend. Turn right onto the Princes Highway travelling through Meningie and Kingston. The wineries begin approximately 15 kilometres south of Kingston on both the Southern Ports Highway and Limestone Coast Road towards Cape Jaffa.