Winery to Know

Tucked in the heart of the Clare Valley, Koonowla Wines is a trailblazer in the wine industry.

Koonowla has long been the source of regionally expressive wines, with the original winery established in 1896. The property is the perfect gateway to the region’s southern district of Auburn, just over an hour’s drive from Adelaide.

The property is one of the Clare Valley’s thriving treasures, celebrating the historic endeavour spanning three centuries. The George family are committed to winemaking, entrusting well-respected winemaker Con Moshos who cleverly blends traditional practices with advanced innovation. They are committed to growing nothing but premium fruit and make nothing by quality wine.

Koonowla’s beautifully renovated cellar door sits in one of the Clare Valley’s most delightful settings, overlooking a historic homestead, glorious gardens and rolling vineyards. The facility, in conjunction with competition-sized bocce pitch, is perfect for picnics and enjoying the outdoors and a day filled with good wine, good food and good fun. The stunning location also makes for one of the most beautiful wedding and events locations in the region.

When you think Clare Valley, you think riesling – and Koonowla does it well. The wine has an exciting and refreshing sophistication, balancing the fruit and zing to perfect purity, Enjoy an exciting portfolio of contemporary wines including superb Clare Valley riesling, engaging pinot gris, refreshing rosé and rich and satisfying shiraz and cabernets.

While keeping true to its history and tradition, the Koonowla team is dedicated to producing premium wines using innovative and sustainable practices. Nothing says spring quite like a fresh, crisp glass of wine, especially when it’s Koonowla quality.

Koonowla Wines
Koonowla Road, Auburn