Pedal to Produce in Rutherglen
A romantic gourmet cycling adventure made for two. The Rutherglen leg of Pedal to Produce is the ideal way to while away an afternoon in the countryside. Take in the gentle ride at your own place, stopping in at iconic landmarks, historic cellar doors and secluded pit spots. Be sure to keep you baskets & bags empty, as you’ll picking up delicious treats and treasure along the way.
Rutherglen Wine Experience
Beginning at the Rutherglen Wine Experiences, collect your free maps and get the local tips from the friendly staff. There are also bikes for hire if you are in need of some wheels. If you would like to add a bit of gold rush history to your tour, collect the Gold Battery key before you head off. Start your journey heading east towards the bounty of fine wine, local produce and charming stories that await. More >
Renowned for their unique Sparkling Shiraz, be sure to spend some time with Howard and Christobelle Anderson, the award winning father and daughter team. Outside the cellar door, perch yourself under a giant gumtree, and marvel in the beauty of their vineyard. More >
Jones Winery & Vineyard
Next stop along the Pedal to Produce is Jones Winery & Vineyard one of the oldest and smallest wineries in Victoria with its establishment dating back to 1860. Stop into their charming cellar door and make sure to a get taste of their award winning Shiraz. Wander though the gallery into the adjoining café which serves up simple, but delicious French fare, using seasonal local produce. More >
Rutherglen Wine Bottle
Calico Town Winery & Wicked Virgin Olives
Head inside for a tasting of the estates wine and olives, or if you’re needing to refill the tank order from the lunch menu of housemade goodies, including Laurel's famous cakes (served until 3pm). Retire in the garden with your treats, for a conversation with a cheeky cockatoo or a game or two of bocce. More >
Chambers Rosewood Vineyard
Your Pedal to Produce tour would not be complete without experiencing the globally acclaimed Rutherglen fortified wines. This historic cellar door will have you stepping back in time and the heady aroma of their muscats, tokays and port will warm your soul. More >
Pedal your way to the the Murray to Mountains Rail Trail to view the beautiful ruins of the Vidal Cellars. Built in the early 1890s, this property has been a brandy and bicycle saddle manufacturing plant among others.
Rutherglen Estates & Tuileries
The historic cellar door building was originally built as cellar in 1886, and toady is home to Tuileries restaurant and cafe, luxury accommodation, conference facilities, as well as Rutherglen Estates Cellar Door. Enjoy a Mediterranean inspired wine or pull into the cafe for lunch. More >
To complete your gourmet adventure, roll your way down to Lake King and rest your legs yourself beside this tranquil lake for spot of bird watching or take a short stroll around the track, before you head back Rutherglen Wine Experience. More >