Darlington Vineyard, Orford
Darlington Vineyard is situated on a 2 hectare site located a kilometre from the sheltered waters of Prosser Bay on Tasmania’s Freycinet coast.For travelers who use our international travel planner, Orford holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the Darlington Vineyard and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
The vineyard takes its name from the historical settlement of Darlington on nearby Maria Island; the site of an audacious vineyard experiment established in 1885 and abandoned a decade later.
The dry east coast conditions and the hungry soil provide Darlington with its unique terroir. Personal attention to each vine and low cropping rates ensure small berries and intense flavours in our elegant cool climate Pinot Noir, Chardonnay, Riesling and Sauvignon Blanc.
Darlington Vineyard Reviews
I loved the Pinot Noir in particular however all the wines were gorgeous. Beautiful vineyard with Maria Island nearby. The owner was friendly and we had a fun time tasting the wines. Small selection o... more »
Paul the vineyard owner is welcoming, knowledgeable and friendly. Small vineyard but the quality of the Pinot and Riesling is exceptional. Beautiful location. more »
Really really good whites. Loved the tasting and we eventually ended up buying their reisling and Chardonnay
Went a little out of our way to try this winery, going past some of the bigger vineyards on this coast. Well worth the effort. A great little winery, friendly down-to-earth people, selective about what they do, and doing it really really well. Pinot and riesling both standouts in my view.
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