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Armstead Estate

Heathcote Wineries Heathcote

Hours: 11am to 5pm every weekend and public holiday

Phone: 03 5439 1363
Mobile: 0419 354 926


Armstead Estate is a beautiful historic property right on Lake Eppalock located about 14klms North West of Heathcote towards Bendigo. We are a family owned and operated boutique winery growing Shiraz and specializing in hand crafted Shiraz, Sparkling Shiraz, Cabernet Sauvignon, Rose’, and our delicious white wine, Marsanne.

Peter Armstead is the owner and winemaker, committed to producing iconic wines, true to the regions unique flavours and using traditional winemaking techniques.

Our Cellar Door is in the old Foreman’s cottage with a roaring fire in winter and gorgeous views to the Lake from the verandah while sipping a tasting of our wines. We encourage visitors to bring a picnic to enjoy with a bottle of Armstead wine on the lush green grass right beside the water. Boaties on Lake Eppalock regularly visit and park at the little bay at the bottom of our famous lawn to have a picnic with some of our wines and to pick up supplies to take home. Open 11am to 5pm every weekend and public holiday, we invite you to come and experience our memorable wines at our little piece of paradise. A friendly welcome awaits.

366 Moorabee Road, Knowsley Victoria 3523, Australia


Travel McIvor Highway from Heathcote 15km, then turn left into Moorabee Road. Travel 4km to end of Moorabee Road and Armstead Estate is on the right.