June 10, 2018
When travelling in NSW wine country with your furry friend, make sure you check out these pet-friendly wineries below.
For pet-friendly accommodation in these areas view our “places to stay” section.
This winery hosts many dogs and their owners. Pets are so content in accompanying their masters whilst enjoying our beautiful wines inside or they sit happily outside and enjoy the vista of a big lake and vineyard.
4 Londons Road, Lovedale 2325
T 02 4990 2904
Thirsty Palette Art and Wine
This family-run business offers a personalised service to its guests. Providing tailored art workshops and/or private wine tastings for small groups. Pop in and try a selection of boutique wines at the dog-friendly cellar door, attend an art class or stay at Claremont Cottage.
247 Wilderness Road, Lovedale 2325
M 0400 356-867
James Estate – CELLAR DOOR BAERAMI
James Estate’s historical home is in the Upper Hunter at Baerami. The working vineyards at our Baerami site are not only extraordinarily beautiful – we are blessed with an unparalleled view of the seasons and colours dancing across the Estate – they offer wine lovers the opportunity to experience wine-making only true aficionados appreciate. If exceptional wine and cheese from our Cellar Door is not enough, there’s also the bonus of the James Estate Ridge Walk – extensive mountain biking and walking tracks that can be accessed from our vineyard until 4pm daily.
951 Bylong Valley Way Baerami NSW 2333
T 02 6547 5168
James Estate Wines
Built on a foundation of quality, experience, and a sense of “place” that encapsulates the lifestyle and creative spirit of the Hunter Valley. Our Cellar Door, Bistro on Hermitage and James Estate Guest House are located on our Pokolbin property, making the James Estate experience unforgettable and rewarding.
1142 Hermitage Road, Pokolbin 2320
T 02 4998 7992
This boutique family-owned winery and vineyard was founded in 1990. With its emphasis being placed on producing small quantities of premium wines. The Cellar Door is located in a beautiful building amid extensive gardens with views to the Brokenback Ranges. While you are there, you’ll enjoy meeting “Eadie” the Estate’s resident wine dog.
138 Gillards Road, Pokolbin 2320
T 02 49987410
Home to the annual Pooch Picnic held in August, this popular winery’s cellar door provides a picturesque and quintessential Hunter Valley wine experience, right in the heart of Pokolbin! Expect to see Spencer the wine dog on your visit.
86 Halls Rd, Pokolbin 2320
T 1800 655 965
Located in the Hunter Valley, this small family-owned winery is dog-friendly. Sample a variety of wines with your best mate.
504 Wilderness Road, Lovedale 2320
M 0409 774 280
This stunning boutique winery in the Blue Mountain’s Megalong Valley has spectacular views and a dog-friendly cellar door. Saturdays and Sundays are very popular, as are the cheese platters. The drive takes approximately 20 mins from Blackheath through the beautiful rainforest in the Glen and down to the valley floor.
226 Aspinall Road, Megalong Valley 2785
M 0403 118 990
Visitors can expect a warm welcome from the Moore/Chrcek family, who delight in sharing their passion for all things wine and Mudgee. Visit us any time by calling ahead or drop in. Enjoy a lunch platter on the outdoor patio with a glass or bottle of your favourite Moothi Estate wine, Mudgee Brewing Co. beer or local sparkling wine.
85 Rocky Waterhole Road, Mudgee 2850
T 02 6372 2925
Everyone is welcome at this cellar door including four-legged visitors, just as long as pups are kept leashed. This family-run winery is located in the Southern Highlands of NSW specialising in pinot noir, shiraz, riesling, sauvignon blanc, pinot grigio, sparkling riesling & dessert wine.
46 Sir Charles Moses Ln, Mittagong 2575
M 0401 199 075
Cherry Tree Hill
This family-owned vineyard is located in the Southern Highlands of New South Wales, one of Australia’s newest cool climate wine regions. Located about 30 minutes outside Goulburn. Dogs are made to feel welcome.
12324 Hume Hwy, Sutton Forest 2577
M 0414 366 000