Killara Estate Winery Yarra Valley in Melbourne wine tour
Killara Estate Winery Yarra Valley is run today by the Palazzo Family. Firstly, the name Killara is an Aboriginal word. The word means “always there.” The name was chosen for the estate by David Syme in 1890’s.
Killara Estate is just an hour drive from Melbourne. Secondly, the winery is located in the scenic Upper Yarra Valley region. It is one of the most beautiful sites of Yarra Valley. Finally, it is a perfect place to enjoy high-quality wines in warm, relaxing atmosphere.
Killara Estate Winery Yarra Valley. History
Finally, Palazzo family purchased the Killara Estate in 1987. It was one of the largest private estates in Yarra Valley. The estate is situated on the banks of the Yarra River at 1200 acres. It has a long history.
Firstly, in the late 19th century the owner of the estate was David Mitchell. Secondly, in 1883 David Syme purchased the property. He made a lot of improvements and named the property later Killara Estate. David was growing orchards on 80 acres. His apples received the highest prices in London.
Finally, today Leo and Gina Palazzo promote their Killara Estate Winery Yarra Valley. Also their Killara Estate Vineyard. And their Racers & Rascals Cafe. The couple has grown their business predominantly by words of mouth. Both are proud of Killara Estate.
Killara Estate Winery Yarra Valley in Melbourne wine tours
The Cellar Door was opened in 2006. Firstly, great wine and food in a great company. Secondly, it is the best Italian custom. Lounge areas. Open fire. Outdoor decking. Kids playground. Manicured lawns. Friendly atmosphere. Therefore, all that helps to organize and enjoy any occasion. Nice place for families as well as for friends.
Racers and Rascals Cafe of Killara Estate. Magnificent views of the Yarra Valley and mountain ranges. Scenic sloping hills. Sweeping lines of Killara Estate Vineyard. Open fire for winter relax. Large outdoor entertainment area. Delicious wines and food. Enjoy your lunch!
Racers and Rascals Cafe is open from Wednesday to Sunday. From 12.00pm to 3.00pm.
Killara Estate Winery Yarra Valley
Address: Cnr Warburton Hwy & Sunnyside Road, Seville East, VIC 3139.
Phone: +613 5961 5877