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Clovely Estate's cellar door platters are delicious

Clovely Cottage provides accommodation in the vineyards!

Mechanical harvesting in Clovely's extensive vineyards

Clovely wines are the perfect accompaniment to great dishes

Photos
  • Top: Clovely Estate's cellar door stocks the full range of Clovely's multi-award winning wines.
  • Above Left: Clovely produce several wines that are unique to the South Burnett, such as Barbera and Grenache.
  • 2nd Left: Clovely Cottage offers on-vineyard B&B accommodation and can sleep up to 10 people
  • 3rd Left: Mechanical grape harvesting on Clovely's enormous 430-acre estate
  • 4th Left: Clovely's wines have won countless awards over the last decade
  • 5th Left: Clovely wines are also a popular choice with chefs at the annual South Burnett Regional Cuisine Culinary Competition
  • Bottom: Chef Jacques and Wally Pesudovs relaxing after the lunchtime rush at the Old Dairy Restaurant. The restaurant is currently closed (as at December 2013).

Cathie Pesudovs manages Clovely Estate's cellar door
Clovely EstateClovely Estate, Moffatdale
Clovely Estate is located 13 km south-east of Murgon on Steinhardts Road. Clovely's vineyards were established in 1997 and are the largest in the South Burnett, covering 174ha (430 acres). Clovely Estate is owned by the Heading family who've been farming in the South Burnett for more than a century.

Clovely Estate grows Shiraz, Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Chardonnay, Semillon and Verdelho grapes. The Estate also grows smaller quantities of Barbera, Grenache, Mourvèdre, Nebbiolo, Petit Verdot and Sangiovese and is currently carrying out small trial plantings of a number of other alternate grape varieties.

With both straight and blended bottlings of the above mentioned varieties, Clovely also has a Reserve Sparkling Brut available; a Sparkling Shiraz; two fortified wines; Tawny and Liqueur Cabernet Sauvignon; a Botrytis Semillon dessert wine and their flagship wine; Double Pruned Shiraz. Clovely also has their own winery which crushes up to 1600 tonnes per annum for their own brand and also produces wines under contract for many other companies under the expert hands of multi-award winning winemaker Luke Fitzpatrick.

Clovely Estate's Moffatdale cellar door is open for tastings between 10:00am and 4:00pm Saturdays and Sundays. It stocks all the Estate's wines as well as olives and olive oil produced from the company’s 37,000 tree grove. Clovely Estate also have a second cellar door at 210 Musgrave Road, Red Hill in Brisbane (see Clovely's website for more details about this).

Clovely Estate Cottage - located immediately next to the Moffatdale Cellar Door - is a charming B&B that has 2 double bedrooms, 3 single bedrooms (with 4 single beds) and 2 trundle beds and is capable of sleeping up to 10 people. It's ideal for couples, groups or families.

Bus groups are also welcome by appointment and there's plenty of free parking in the grounds.

 Contact Details
 Address: Clovely Estate, 91 Steinhardts Road, Moffatdale Qld 4605
 Phone:
 (07) 4168 4788
 Email:
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Website:
          Clovely Estate Winery: http://www.clovely.com.au 

Relaxing after lunch at the Old Dairy Restaurant

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