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Downing Estate

Location: 19 Drummonds Lane, Heathcote Victoria 3523, Australia



  • Cellar Door Sales
  • Children Welcome
  • Credit Cards Welcome
  • Disabled Access
  • Tastings
  • Tastings by Appointment
  • Toilets

Point of difference

5 red star Halliday rating 100% Estate grown, wines released are 3-4 years old. Back vintages are available at Cellar Door only. Opening Times 11.00a.m. - 5 p.m.


Meet the owners and experience first hand how the wines progress from grape to bottle.


James Hallidays Australian Wine Companion has scored 13 of our wines 94/100 or higher, 11 wines scored 90-93/100 and 2 wines scored 89/100.

Awarded 1 Trophy, 3 Gold Medals, 2 Silver Medals and 2 Bronze Medals at le Concours des Vins de Victoria.

Awarded several Silver and Gold medals at Federation Square, including Best Victorian Cabernet Sauvignon for the 2002 Downing Estate Heathcote Cabernet Sauvignon.

Awarded 2 Silver and 2 Bronze medals at the Heathcote Wine Show in August 2013.

Awarded 1 Trophy, 1 Gold Medal, 2 Silver Medals and 2 Bronze Medals at the Heathcote Wine Show in August 2014.

Special events

Downing Estate Vertical Tasting and Gourmet Dinner
7pm Saturday 11th June, 2016
CLICK HERE for more information and booking form


6km from the McIvor & Northern Hwy Junction heading towards Echuca. Downing Estate is on the corner of the Northern Hwy & Drummonds Lane.