Platypus viewing & Tamar Valley vineyards
Depart Saffire by helicopter for a 55 minute flight to Scottsdale where you will be greeted by your guide. View a platypus before spending a day of wining and dining in the beautiful Tamar Valley with lunch at Velo Vineyard before returning to the Saffire via vehicle.
Jansz Tasmania – A rustic and beautiful old time winery where Jansz began is now a stunning state-of-the-art cellar door and interpretation centre set beside a lake amidst vines and wandering geese. Jansz is long acclaimed as one of Australia’s best sparkling wines.
Delamere Vineyard – A delightfully rustic cellar door and one of Tasmania’s longest running family operated wine estates, focused on producing distinguished sparkling and still wines from the Pinot Noir and Chardonnay varieties.
Holm Oak Vineyard – Surrounded by beautiful vineyards and orchards and home of Pinot Pig with 12 hectares of vineyards which include Rieslling, Sauvignon Blanc, Chardonnay, Pinot Gris, Arneis, Pinot Noir, and Chardonnay varieties.
Rosevears Estate – This cellar door is now home to Kayena and White Hills vineyard wines. The Tamar Ridge collection of wines from Kayena offers a comprehensive range of wines for tasting and known for its trophy winning Riesling, Sauvignon Blanc and Pinot Noir.
Rosevears has the full range of Tamar Ridge wines, and Pirie Sparkling can be tasted at the cellar door as well as a range of the Devil’s Corner wines. The informative and friendly staff will guide you through the range of wines.
Restaurant Lunch – Timbre Kitchen is an exciting new restaurant at Legana’s Velo Vineyard.
Velo Vineyard – Velo is a small family operated vineyard and winery and owner Michael Wilson is an ex Tour de France cyclist. Velo Wines has enjoyed success with an award winning range of vibrant fine wines: Vintage Sparkling, Pinot Gris, Riesling, Chardonnay, Pinot Noir, Cabernet/Merlot and Shiraz.Download Brochure