Richmond & Wine at the Weekend Tour

Join our half day tour options departing from Hobart, where you will experience fine Tasmanian wine, produce and the historic village of Richmond.

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$110 per person

Richmond and wine at the weekend - Departing every Saturday

This tour takes you to the historic Richmond village and 3 local vineyards. Richmond has some of the oldest colonial buildings in Australia including the famous Richmond Bridge and Gaol with predates the better know Port Arthur. It contains many boutique shops and is a great place for coffee,light snack, or even visiting the Richmond Farmers & Craft Market. The rest of the day is spent visiting premium vineyards in the Coal River Valley which includes cellar door wine-tasting.

This tour departs Saturdays at 11:20 am and is designed to give visitors time to explore Hobart's famous Salamanca Market (open from 8:30am) and then time to enjoy a wine tour to the Coal Valley region.

Coal Valley Vineyard View of vines 500 x 250

Three vineyards will be selected from the below Coal Valley Wineries: 

Nocton Vineyard 

Planted in 1999, on gentle north east facing slopes, crafting beautiful Pinot Noir, Chardonnay, Sparkling, Sauvignon Blanc & cool climate Merlot, in an intimate cellar door setting

Frogmore Creek Vineyard

More than a vineyard, Frogmore Creek Winery offers a selection of award winning wines for tasting, 2 Art galleries, a providore and restaurant with spectacular views over the Coal River Valley, and in those cold winter months, a roaring log fire.

Pooley Wines Vineyard

On the outskirts of Richmond, on the Butchers Hill, sits the magnificent heritage listed Georgian building, Belmont Lodge. Here, the cellar door wine tastings are offered in the rustic charms of the sandstone stables.

Puddleduck Vineyard

Owners, Darren & Jackie extend a warm welcome to all of the visitors that come to experience Puddleducks. In an enjoyable & relaxed atmosphere, sample the award winning wine selections and Tasmanian cheese platter.

 Puddleduck Wine and Cheese 500 x 300

 Coal Valley Vineyard

Sweeping views across the estuary of the Coal River and Pittwater Bay, relax with award winning Pinot's and Rieslings in quite possibly the most picturesque vineyard in the district.

Wicked Cheese

Award winning hand crafted cheeses, made on site with viewing windows and tastings available. 


Here you will have free time to purchase lunch, explore the Richmond market, visit quaint boutiques and galleries, taste Gins, Vodkas and Whiskies (optional extra) or simply take in the history of this beautiful village by visiting Australia's oldest bridge, jail and catholic church. There is something for everyone here in Richmond.

What you need to know

Departure: The Richmond & Wine at the Weekend tour departs outside the Tasmanian Visitor and Information Centre, Hobart (corner of Davey & Elizabeth Sts) Saturday , at 11:30am. Please be available at 11:20am
Duration: half day
Cost: $110 per person including GST
Drop off: at your Hobart CBD hotel at approximately 5.00pm
How to book: Book online here
***For all single travelers, please contact Boutique Wine Tours direct 0415 387 887 and we'll make the booking for you***

Tour inclusions

  • Cellar door wine tastings at 3 vineyards
  • Visit to Wicked Cheese for tastings
  • Historic Richmond with opportunity to visit St John’s Catholic Church & Richmond Bridge
  • Richmond Tasting House discount shopping voucher exclusive to Boutique Wine Tours
  • Time to explore shops, galleries and cafes in Richmond (lunch at own expense)
  • Complimentary “Tasmanian Cheese” tasting platter at Puddleduck vineyard
  • For full tour conditions please go to our terms and conditions page

Explore some other tour options

In addition to our Wine at the Weekend Tour we also run the Wine & MONA Experience Tour twice a week to MONA, the Coal River Valley and the historic village of Richmond. We also offer private charter tours on request.

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