Getting Here

About an hour from anywhere? Well maybe a bit more than an hour in some cases, but Rutherlgen is easily accessed no matter where you are travelling from.

Ideally located on the Murray Valley Highway, and just off the M31 Hume Highway, Rutherglen is an ideal base to explore Victoria's High Country, from the rivers to the mountains and everything in between.

Road

Rutherglen is a 3 hour drive from Melbourne via the M31 Hume Freeway. Take the Hume Highway north, and exit at Springhurst for the final 15km stretch into Rutherglen.

Sydney is a 6 hour drive to Rutherglen via the M31 Hume Freeway to the Murray Valley Highway overpass (15km south of Albury Wodonga). Follow the Murray Valley Highway for approximately 25km directly into Rutherglen.

Canberra is a 4 hour drive from Rutherglen. Take the Barton Highway north, exiting onto the southbound lanes of the Hume Highway. Remain on the Hume Highway, exiting at the Murray Valley Highway overpass (15km sough of Albury Wodonga) Follow the Murray Valley Highway for approximately 25km into Rutherglen.

Air

Albury airport is about 50 minutes from Rutherglen. Qantas and REX (Regional Express) operate several flights daily from Melbourne and Sydney. Check airline websites for current flight information. Hire cars are available from Albury Airport.

Train

Rail services run daily from Melbourne and Sydney to Wangaratta and Albury. View VLine and NSW TrainLink XPT for timetable information.

Bus

VLine also operates regular coach service from Melborne, Wangaratta and Adelaide. View timetables at www.vline.com.au.

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Find Your Route

Only 300kms from Melbourne and 600kms from Sydney, Rutherglen is accessible by road, by air into Albury and by rail to Wangaratta.

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Merchant Rutherglen

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Carlyle Fire Brigade Trivia night – Movie Madness

Welcome back to Carlyle CFA Brigade’s annual Trivia night. This year’s theme is Movie Madness, dress up as your favourite…

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The Muscat Mile No 13. St. Leonards Vineyard

Located only a short drive from Wahgunyah is St Leonards Vineyard, a hidden gem in the Rutherglen Wine Region. St…

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Mixing it with Muscat

Picturesque and relaxing, St Leonards Vineyard makes for an unforgettable experience. Settle on the lawn and enjoy a cocktail made…

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The Muscat Mile No. 12 Stanton & Killeen Wines

Visit the Stanton & Killeen Wines Cellar Door in Rutherglen. Taste through the extensive range of Rutherglen favourites, Portuguese varietals…

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Create your own Muscat Blend

Explore Stanton & Killeen’s 19th century winery on a private guided tour and enjoy a classification tasting of their award-winning…

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S&K Muscat Classification Tour & Tasting

Experience the history of Stanton & Killeen’s 146-year-old Rutherglen winery. Learn how a blending solera works and explore the old…

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The Muscat Mile No 14. Warrabilla Wines

A family owned and run affair in Rutherglen, Warrabilla make some stellar Riesling and fortified wines but are best known…

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Fireside in the Vineyard

Chase away the cooler weather with a glass of Muscat in hand and a fire pit at your heels. Best…

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Sweet or Savoury

Explore some of the more traditional food pairings synonymous with Muscat. Pull-up a chair at Warrabilla’s long table and compare…

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The Muscat Mile No.11 Scion

Explore the rich tradition of Rutherglen muscats alongside Scion’s modern interpretation of this regional speciality. Scion is a progressive winery…

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Muscat Reimagined

Explore the rich tradition of Rutherglen muscats alongside Rowly’s modern interpretations as you taste a flight of wines, from bottle-conditioned…

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The Muscat Mile No. 5 Cofield Wines

Cofield Wines is a boutique, family owned and operated winery located in the heart of the Rutherglen wine region. The…

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The Many Faces of Rutherglen Muscat

Join winemaker, Damien Cofield, to sample three Muscat wines in different stages of maturation, alongside perfectly paired food offerings. See…

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The Muscat Mile No. 9 Morris of Rutherglen

A sensory exploration of Morris’ Muscats, guided by their expert cellar door team. Learn about what makes this fortified wine…

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Flight of Muscats

Discover the unique properties of what makes a Rutherglen, Classic, Grand and Rare Muscat. Explore the age classification system and…

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The Muscat Mile No. 10 Pfeiffer Wines

You’re doing this experience alongside barrels that were reparation payments from WW1, tasting wines two generations in the making and…

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True Muscat Experience

Experience ‘the real Muscat’ in the century old barrel room where you will begin by syphoning Muscat straight from the…

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The Muscat Mile No. 4 Chambers Rosewood Winery

This is a very relaxed family owned winery established in 1858 currently operated by Stephen Chambers supported by his father…

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Muscat – Taste the History Tour

The Chambers family are giving you the opportunity to learn the age-old fortified winemaking process with one of their winemakers.…

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