Upcoming Events

  1. dogridge

    Gone Bush – Sala at DogRidge
    July 27 @ 8:00 am - August 31 @ 5:00 pm

    27th July - August 31st 2014 Three…
  2. Cloud Lifting by Liz French

    Swan Song by Liz French
    August 1 - September 30

    In celebration of South Australian Living Artists…
  3. Fleurieu Vineyard

    SALA – David Dridan’s ‘Fleurieu & Beyond’ Exhibition
    August 1 @ 10:00 am - August 31 @ 5:00 pm

    Hugo Wines are thrilled to announce that…

‘The region is so effortless in the fun-loving lifestyle it exudes, that I always feel a little guilty visiting the area for “work.” ‘ Lisa Perrotti-Brown MW and wine writer The Wine Advocate


Best known for Shiraz, the region also excels with Grenache, Cabernet. The regions climatic diversity has helped producers successfully embrace Spanish and Italian varieties such as Fiano, Vermentino, Tempranillo, Mouvedre, Nero d’Avola, Aglianico, Sangiovese, Montepulciano and Zinfandel. With 74 cellar doors you’ll quickly find reasons come back to McLaren Vale time and time again.

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Food and Dining

The unique marriage of a premier wine region and beach lifestyle has created a melting pot for all things culinary, vinous and artistic and as a result world-class chefs choose to live and work in McLaren Vale. Local producers and chefs are blessed with the ideal ingredients that help maintain McLaren Vale’s position as one of Australia’s premier food regions.

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Explore the Region

Bursting with passionate locals who strive to maintain a reputation forged by their predecessors, the McLaren Vale is that rare breed of place that combines cosmopolitan lifestyle with earthy charm. Whether you want to relax and escape the rush of everyday life, or experience a holiday filled with adventure, the region has an abundance of activities and attractions for you.

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Mount Lofty Ranges World Heritage

McLaren Vale along with the Adelaide Hills, Barossa Valley and Fleurieu Peninsula working together under the Mount Lofty Ranges World Heritage Bid to nominate for World Heritage Listing. Show your support for #McLarenVale #WorldHeritage and enter to win

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McLaren Vale Sustainable Winegrowing

McLaren Vale Sustainable Winegrowing Australia program is the only viticulture sustainability program of its kind in Australia with more than 40% of McLaren Vale’s total vineyard area are represented in the program.

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Scarce Earth

As one of the most geologically diverse wine regions in the world, McLaren Vale delivers the Scarce Earth Single Block Shiraz range to help explore the complex influence of geology, soil, climate and topography on wine styles. All approved wines carry the unique neck label.

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