Founded in 1897 on the same site it stands today, Church Road is one of the oldest wineries in New Zealand with over 120 years of winemaking experience.
We are one of Hawke's Bay's most awarded wineries and offer the complete winery experience with Cellar Door tastings and sales, daily winery and museum tours and food and wine matching.
Our stunning park-like grounds play host to international events and are the perfect setting to relax with a glass of Church Road Wine.
Behind the Scenes Sensory Experience - Your opportunity to discover the passion behind Church Road Wines
With glass in hand, sample wine directly from our cellars whilst you gain a technical insight into the crafting of Church Road wines. You tour concludes with a tutored wine tasting where each specially selected wine will be accompanied with a bite-sized food offering, providing an insight into wine and food matching.
Approximately 1.5 hours in length at $49.00 per person, daily at 11:00am bookings essential.
The Church Road Winery and Museum Tour
Immerse yourself in the history of Church Road and learn more about our winemaking philosophy on a Church Road Winery and Museum Tour. Visit our wine museum housed underground in old concrete wine vats where some of the oldest winemaking relics in the country are entombed. The Church Road Winery and Museum tour includes a tutored from our innovation tasting menu.
Approximately 1 hour in length at $20.00 per person, daily at 2:00pm bookings recommended.