Vine to Wine Adventure
A helicopter wine tour? Absolutely!
Are you looking for the ultimate half-day escape? Join us on this fantastic vine to wine tour in one of Australia’ s premiere cold climate wine regions at the foothills of the magnificent Snowy mountains, home to Australia’s highest peak, Mt Kosciusko. Complete with tastings, cheese platters and lunch we’ll take you on an exclusive tour of 2 award-winning cellar door wineries where you’ll be truly indulged.
10:00 Meet at our Tumut Heliport for check in and pre-flight briefing
10:30 It’s time to get airborne for your scenic flight via the Tumut state forest and Batlow Orchards, home to Ciderfest and Australia’s favourite apple
10:55 Land at Obsession Wines near Tumbarumba for an exclusive vine to wine tour. Meet the maker Adrian Brayne and see firsthand the winemaking process and of course, taste the wide range of wines created here
11:55 Take a short stroll through the vineyard to the amazing 6-acre Braymont Gardens, home to one of 4 tree churches in the world
12:45 A short hop past the township of Tumbarumba to the award-winning Courabyra (Koo-Rah-By-Rah) Winery.
13:00 A full cellar door experience with tasting and lunch at Courabyra. You can enjoy the famous ploughman’s platter with a glass of wine (or even a bottle) whilst taking in the breath-taking views from the Cellar Door balcony
14:30 Depart for the journey home via 3 magnificent Snowy Mountain dams, the Talbingo, Journama and Blowering before tracking along the mighty Tumut river
15:00 Arrive back at Tumut Heliport
A fantastic scenic flight with passenger/pilot interaction and informed commentary throughout
Entry into Braymont Gardens
Guided tour from the maker and wine tasting at Obsessions Winery
Wine tasting, ploughman’s platter and set lunch with a complimentary bottle of wine at Courabyra Winery
Secure parking at our Tumut Heliport
Times are approximate
Available 7 Days a week. Minimum passenger numbers apply.
Price: $650 per person (minimum of 4)
Please give our friendly team a call or send us an email for further information and prices.