Located in the central pocket of the Wairau Valley, this certified organic and biodynamic 45 hectare vineyard is made up of alluvial, free-draining Waimakariri soils. The land is planted with Chardonnay, Pinot Gris, Pinot Noir, Sauvignon Blanc, Semillon, and Riesling. Olive groves, orchards, and vegetable gardens are an important part of the vineyard and add to the diversity of the Estate.
The Home Vineyard is also home to our Winery buildings and Cellar Door.
Raupo Creek Vineyard
The certified organic and biodynamic Raupo Creek vineyard is the largest of our three vineyards, and is located in the foothills of the Omaka Valley. The clay rich soils of the 51 hectare vineyard are ideal for growing Pinot Noir. The land is also planted with Chardonnay, Gewurztraminer, Pinot Gris, Semillon, Sauvignon Blanc, Riesling and Viognier. An additional 25 hectares are planted with olive groves, vegetable patches, farmland and pasture.