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Events and outings in Matakana

We love supporting local events and showcasing our boutique wine to the Auckland market. We are a founding sponsor of the annual Oyster Festival Matakana and the Kowhai Festival Big Day Out. Follow our next events on Facebook.

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Matakana wines 2020

Matakana wines 2020

Matakana vintage - 2020 Drought conditions that have devastated farms in much of the country have proved a major boon for Matakana vineyards. Matakana Winegrowers president Hegman Foster says 2020 is shaping up to be a great year for local wines and will perhaps rival...

Matakana vintners – Yakutin Family Wines

Matakana vintners – Yakutin Family Wines

The waiter in the Vintry was quick to pick up on Oleg’s accent and asked where he originated from. 'Snells Beach,' said Oleg. 'Via Kazakhstan.' Grapes were first grown there in 700AD, long before this, Kazakhstanis’ benefited from the wine trade by their spot midway...

Rift Wines, Matakana

Rift Wines, Matakana

Anto Coates - Rift Wines MatakanaHaving entered the wine trade from a career in advertising copywriting, Anto Coates now spends his days managing the Rift vineyard next to Hyperion at the end of Tongue Farm Road. While the vineyard is now planted to Syrah and Clone...

WINE TRAIL MAP

Download our A4 double-sided printable and screen-friendly version of the Matakana Wine Trail Map here  

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