Leura Park Estate Vineyard

Region

Bellarine Peninsula Victoria

About

Established in 1995 and situated in the heart of the Bellarine Peninsula, Leura Park Estate has firmly established itself as a renowned producer of premium cool maritime climate wines. Leura Park Estate wines are 100% estate grown, predominantly handpicked and crafted onsite in the state-of-the-art winery commissioned in 2010.

Terroir

The 150 acre property features 40 acres of vines planted to five varietals - Chardonnay (20.2 acres), Pinot Noir (7.9 acres), Pinot Gris (6.75 acres), Sauvignon Blanc (2.7 acres) and Shiraz (1.5 acres). Surrounded by a majestic Cypress 'guard', the gentle sloping north facing vineyard boasts its own unique microclimate. Outstanding fruit of modest yields facilitates wines of finesse, elegance and structure. Soil ranges from grey sandy loams to pale sandy loam topsoil’s and light yellow/orange sub soil over orange clays. Very good water holding capacity and excellent top soil drainage facilitates an exceptional viticultural environment.