Terms and conditions

Insurance and public liability

Boutique Wine Tours holds public liability insurance, however, all tours are taken on the understanding that each individual passenger be responsible for their own well being and safety, and we hold no liability if you choose to drive a vehicle after the tour completion.

It is strongly recommended that you purchase your personal travel insurance before you travel, no matter how short the vacation is to ensure you are adequately covered for circumstances beyond your control i.e. cancelled/missed flights, strikes, weather conditions, sickness, inability to travel as full cancellation penalties will apply.

It is advisable to contact your insurance provider for the information on the policy that best suits your travel requirements.

Health and safety

Whilst travelling on board our vehicle, with the exception of bottled water, there is to be no consumption of food, chocolate, drinks, alcohol or smoking.

Seat belts must be worn at all times.

Please respect other passengers privacy by limiting the use of mobile phones to texting only whilst onboard vehicle and at the cellar doors. 

Boutique wine tours encourages responsible drinking, and if it is felt in the opinion of the driver, that the comfort & safety of passengers is being compromised, or failure to take heed of the driver, the offending party shall no longer participate on the tour, they will be dropped off at a safe location and Boutique Wine Tours will arrange a taxi, and at your own personal cost, make your own way back to their accommodation.

Tour variations/cancellations

Tour variations may occur due to extreme weather conditions, vineyard closures, last minute changes received from vineyards or traffic disruptions.

If any of these circumstances should arise, Boutique Wine Tours will revise the itinerary to impact as little as possible on the remainder of the tour.

Cancellation penalties

For ALL bookings made with  Boutique Wine Tours Tasmania the following penalties apply:

  • For ALL cancellations 25% admin fee will be charged on total tour amount
  • For ALL cancellations between 2-14 days, 50% cancellation penalty applies on total tour amount. (Including Mystery Wine Tours,Private Tours, Cruise associated tours)
  • For ALL cancellations with less than 48 hours notice or "no show"   100% cancellation penalty applies on total tour amount
  • Cancellation of Charter service.. 100% cancellation of penalty applies irrespecetive of when booking is made

General terms

For all single travellers, we strongly recommend that you contact Boutique Wine Tours (0415 387 887) direct to make your booking, as minimum numbers apply. A 25% of tour price admin fee will be charged if minimum passenger tour numbers (2) has not been met and we are required to refund your booking. The option of paying for an extra seat will ensure that your tour will go ahead. 

Minimum of two passengers for tour to proceed

Children over the age of 12 may join a tour at adult prices at the discretion of management

Maximum of 13 passengers per vehicle

All prices quoted are in Australian Dollars and include GST

All tours are escorted by an experienced host

Proof of age may be requested at the discretion of wineries

Gift certificates

Choice of tour optional to redeem certificate ( Can be upgraded to more expensive tour on payment of difference)

Gift certificate valid for 12 months from date of issue

Subject to tour availability (ie- vineyard closures, private bookings etc..)

Redemption bookings must be made at least two weeks from the required travel date

No Refunds or Part Refunds

No Date extensions