(PRICE IS PER CAR) With our fantastic Yarra Valley Beer Tour in a Convertible Chevrolet you will be able to sit back and relax as we take you on a fun filled journey. Your local chauffeur will take on an unique tour and will take you to a selection of popular breweries in the Yarra Valley. This tour is sure to delight and indulge your senses!! Our Convertible Chevrolet seats four passengers, so you can bring three other friends with you.
We start this tour by travelling the winding roads of Warrandyte to Healesville where we visit Buckleys Brewery named after William Buckley the famous escaped convict. The beers are traditionally brewed, non-filtered and full flavoured. This is Yarra Valleys First Traditional Brewery with Solar Heated Brew. There are 4 beers to choose from. This is where you will be taken through the brewery and shown the step by step production method of making Beer.
Next stop "Innocent Bystander Giant Steps" and the new brewery 'White Rabbit', the guys there are not only Wine Makers but Brewers and have been awarded for "Little Creatures" The 2007 Worlds Best Ale in The Australian International Beer Awards. There is also a personal selection of some of the worlds other great beers.
Next we travel the rolling hills across to Yarra Glen to visit Hargreaves Hill Brewery this is a family owned mico-brewery that brews with rainwater, they make the ales the old fashioned way no preservatives, no chemicals or sugars. They have 3 new beers and 2 guest taps. This is also where we stop for lunch at the new Bar and Restaurant. The Chef is known for his delicious modern brasserie style menu.
After lunch we visit Coldstream Brewery which is a mico-brewery that has Rod Williams a renowned brewer for over 25 years. His experience and expertise in establishing the brewery is marked by the unique beer and ales available. There are 4 beers available.
We travel back to Melbourne via Warrandyte.
NOTE: The 2012 - 2013 season rates are valid from the 1st April 2012 to the 31st March 2013. The 2013 - 2014 season rates commence on the 1st April 2013.
Yarra Valley, but you will be picked up from a central location in Melbourne.
The duration of this tour is approximately seven hours. Your driver will pick you up at 9.30 and will return you to Melbourne around 4.30 pm. This tour is available seven days a week expcept for certain public holidays such as Christmas Day and Easter Sunday.
MINIMUM / MAXIMUM NUMBERS
This package is for up to 4 people. Lunch and Beer Tastings are Not included in the price.
This experience is suitable for anybody over the age of 18.
DRESSCODE / WHAT TO BRING
Casual and comfortable clothing, its also a good idea to bring a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen and a camera.
Our cars are Red 1965 and White 1968 Factory Convertibles - Luxury Classic cars.
Cancellations may occur due to extremes in weather conditions if this happens we will rebook to customers request.
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"Hi we had a fantastic time. The employees, food, cruise we had the best experience we have had in a long time would recommend to anyone and we hope do go again.
The whole deal was awesome thanks to all involved Janine." Janine (New South Wales, Australia.)
"This is a really well organised tour. An absolute great time was had by all 21 of us on this tour. I was travelling on my own and really enjoyed sharing this experience with other people. "Wombat" our guide did a fantastic job of cooking, giving info and driving, an absolute star !!
Especially enjoyed Cradle Mountain, Port Arthur and Wineglass bay. If your looking for a compact 6 day tour to explore Tasmania then this is it." Mick (Gold Coast, Australia.)
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We had an absolutely incredible evening and our faces were sore from smiling and laughing afterwards!
We will be sure to contact you again when we're planning our next adventure!
Thanks a million and all the best xo" Merly (Australia)
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