Events

Wine & Stories – Chateau Yering x Rob Dolan Wines | Offsite

Chateau Yering has history as the social centre of the Yarra Valley; a reputation established over 150 years but earned consistently over the last 25. History provides great story telling opportunities and this event brings two local favourites together for you to experience a memorable evening of wine and stories. Join Rob at the historic Eleonore’s Restaurant…

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Wine and Cheese Fest – Port Melbourne 2020 | Offsite

We are excited to be returning to the Wine and Cheese Fest 2020 will along with more than 60 boutique wine, cheese and small goods producers at our new location, The Timber Yard in Port Melbourne! Melbourne’s premier food and wine festival, Wine and Cheese Fest 2020 attendees will be able to experience FREE tastings…

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Pick + Stomp

NOW RECRUITING OUR NEXT TEAM OF WINEMAKERS. Join us in 2020 for two days spent learning how to make your own wine alongside Rob and a team of our winemakers. Part 1 | Put your gloves on and begin the day by experiencing the life of a viticulturist in our estate vineyard. You’ll then move…

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News

The Next Crop

pictured L-R: Ben Dahlenburg (Eldorado Road), Adrian Santolin (Santolin Wines/Boy Meets Girl) and Shaun Crinion (Dappled Wines) A recent survey of Yarra Valley winemakers has found one in five has at some time in their careers worked under Rob Dolan. Ok, so I may have invented that stat but it can’t be that far from…

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“So what do you do outside of vintage??”

When winemakers resurface from the hard toils of the vintage period, friends inevitably pose the same question: “what the hell do you guys do for the rest of the year?” Firstly, we don’t just sit around tasting wine all day (that job’s for sommeliers). Wine needs a lot of help to get into a state…

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James Halliday’s New Winery of the Year 2014

I am very excited to announce that Rob Dolan Wines has been awarded ‘New Winery of The Year’ by James Halliday in the 2014 Australian Wine Companion. The winery has also achieved a coveted 5-star rating. I have known from a very early age that you are only as good as the team around you and I am very fortunate…

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