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25 February 2022 | News | Zema Estate

Coonawarra After Dark 2022


Experience all the thrills, excitement and the lights of vintage, as three Coonawarra wineries open their doors to visitors at the peak of the grape harvest.

Friday 8th April

Bus package available from Mt Gambier - $48 includes transport, keepsake glass, drink token for each venue plus transport between each winery. Or just book the return bus from Mount Gambier $25.


Shuttle bus to and from Penola is also available - $10 return. No booking required, please gather at The Prince of Wales Hotel at 5.30pm. Phone Don on 0428 847 921.

5pm: Vintage Stomp at Digiorgio Family Wines.
Kick off the Coonawarra After Dark celebrations with the annual Vintage Stomp. Cheer on your team or just enjoy the atmosphere.
10 teams will battle it out for $1000 in prize money to be donated to their charity of choice. Racing starts 6.30pm
FIND OUT MORE: www.digiorgio.com.au

5.30pm: CANCELLED: Vintage Celebrations & Mrs Zema’s Pizza
Sadly due to staff shortages, Zema has had to cancel our event for After Dark. After Dark will still go ahead - just without Zema. We're sorry for the inconvenience, but unfortunately, it's out of our control. Our entire team is heartbroken, and encourage everyone to get along and support Digiorgio Family Wines and Brand's Laira. As they say, the show must go on.

6.30pm - Wined It Up @ Brand’s Laira
Live music, food & wines by the glass, boutique beers
FIND OUT MORE: www.brandslaira.com

Saturday 9th April

5pm - Chris’ Charcoal Grill at Raidis Estate
Live music, Greek charcoal grill, wines by the glass, beer & cider
Bookings required via the Raidis website - tickets $40
BOOK NOW: www.raidis.com.au


Coonawarra Vignerons Cup 2024 - 11 January 2024 Celebrate in style with the who’s who of Coonawarra in this exclusive marquee.


Australian Cabernet Symposium - 1-2 Feb 2024 Australia’s only Cabernet Sauvignon conference gives attendees the opportunity to see first-hand the latest in viticultural and winemaking innovations.


Coonawarra Fringe - 16 - 18 Feb 2024 Come alive among the vines for the inaugural Coonawarra Fringe! Laugh, dance, be entertained as we showcase local and international performers.


Fringe Walk. Taste. Explore - Sat 17 Feb 2024 A self-guided walk between six Coonawarra wineries (including Zema Estate) - with something Fringy around every vine.


Beachport Crayfish Festival - Sat 5 March 2024 A fantastic family day out, showcasing the best wine and lobster within the Limestone Coast Region.


After Dark - Fri 12 & Sat 13 April Join DiGiorgio Family Wines Friday night for the vintage stomp, and on the Saturday Raidis Estate for Chris' Charcoal Grill


Penola Coonawarra Arts Festival 16-19 May 2024 Celebrating literary history, artists, live music, kids activities and Coonawarra’s fine food and wine since 1991.


Coonawarra Cellar Dwellers - All July Visit Coonawarra during July and be treated to a rare opportunity to taste and buy back vintages and cellared wines.


Coonawarra Wine Tasting Roadshow - August Join Coonawarra this August in ADELAIDE, PERTH, MELBOURNE, SYDNEY, and BRISBANE


Coonawarra Cabernet Celebrations - All October You're invited to celebrate, educate and activate your senses with a myriad of food and wine experiences on offer throughout the month in Coonawarra.


True to tradition 40 years ago Demetrio and Francesca Zema purchased our first 20-acre property in Coonawarra. Today we reflect on our past and look towards the future.


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