Stanthorpe & Ballandean attractions

Top Choice Winery in Stanthorpe & Ballandean

Ballandean Estate

The Puglisi family have been making vino here since 1931 and their estate is Queensland’s oldest family-owned and operated winery. Its standout wines including merlot, saperavi and durif, and a full-bodied fiano mor…
Top Choice Winery in Stanthorpe & Ballandean

Bent Road Wine

Switched-on oenophiles know all about this intimate winery and its smart, out-of-the-box drops. These include small batch, experimental wines and wines fermented in traditional Georgian terracotta amphorae. You'll n…
Top Choice Winery in Stanthorpe & Ballandean

Boireann Wines

Awarded five stars by Aussie wine guru James Halliday, Boireann grows French and Italian grape varieties, used to craft handmade, premium reds that are among the finest in Queensland. For a sip of its noted drops – …
Winery in Stanthorpe & Ballandean

Heritage Estate

What was a brick cold store is now the atmospheric cellar door of this award-winning winery. Rated five stars by national wine critic James Halliday, its standout drops include bootleggers tawny, aged in French oak …
Winery in Stanthorpe & Ballandean

Ridgemill Estate

Friendly, four-and-a-half star Ridgemill is the only riesling producer in the Granite Belt, with a style more German than Australian. Both Ridgemill's chardonnay and saperavi are award winning, and its vineyard was …
Winery in Stanthorpe & Ballandean

Symphony Wines

Rated a five-star winery by influential wine critic James Halliday, family-owned Symphony Wines claims the highest-elevation pinot vines in Australia. Its 2018 gewürztraminer and both its 2016 reserve cabernet sauvi…
Winery in Stanthorpe & Ballandean

Golden Grove Estate

Established in 1946 and awarded five stars by Australian wine critic James Halliday, this family-run estate practically owns the vermentino style in the Granite Belt, producing an exceptional rendition. Indeed, it e…
Farm in Stanthorpe & Ballandean

Truffle Discovery Centre

A demand for truffle-hunting dogs first gave canine training centre Law Dogs Australia (www.lawdogsaustralia.com.au) the idea to expand into a truffle farm. A small interpretive centre explores this most prized of f…
Brewery in Stanthorpe & Ballandean

Granite Belt Brewery

It's not just about the wine around here – there are some local breweries too! Swing into the bar at the Happy Valley to sample some local brews. A $15 tasting paddle (or the driver-friendly $10 version) gives you a…
Gallery in Stanthorpe & Ballandean

Stanthorpe Regional Art Gallery

It may be small, but this is one of Queensland's better regional art galleries, with a permanent collection that includes works by Australian greats like Margaret Olley and Charles Blackman, as well as one piece by …