YARRA VALLEY WINE TASTING RIDE
YARRA VALLEY WINE TASTING RIDE
Only 1 hour from Melbourne’s CBD, Chum Creek Horse Rides offer 1 DAY YARRA VALLEY WINE TASTING RIDE to Toolangi Tavern.
This is great ride. Within minutes we are in the surrounding bush and State Forest, where we ride through all the way to Toolangi Tavern for a wine tasting session of Yarra Valley Wines and lunch.
Leaving at 9am and returning around 4:30pm, we ride through the Yarra Valley’s Toolangi State Forest (approximately 89,000 acres), that adjoins our Chum Creek horse property.
We ride along a mountain ridgeline, under the trees and riding through the State Forest taking in the breathtaking views over the Yarra Valley and Australia’s Great Dividing Range.
There is always a chance to see wildlife, such as; eagles, kangaroos, wallabies, wombats, lizards, echidnas, and deer.
Once at the lunch spot we taste a number of Yarra Valley wines and enjoy a package lunch as part of the price. Any additional drinks are paid separately.
Toolangi Tavern is a great place to have lunch, with beautiful views and a cosy fireplace for the colder days. Lunch package includes;
– Wine Tasting sessions, that includes 4-5 Yarra Valley wines.
– Shared platter/s of garlic bread and cheese bread,
– Main dish (that includes a choice of; curry of the day, eggplant (or normal) lasagne, pasta of the day, chicken parma, fish and chips, special of the day, salad of the day.)
– one glass of wine or beer on tap,
– tea and coffee
This 1 DAY YARRA VALLEY WINE TASTING HORSE TRAIL RIDE is suitable for all levels of experience for people.
This 1 DAY YARRA VALLEY WINE TASTING HORSE TRAIL RIDE is approximately 2 hours to the Wine Tasting & lunch spot and 2 hours back on horse.
Not suitable for children under 16 years old.
COSTS: $290 per person (Includes Yarra Valley Wine Tasting and Lunch. Extra drinks available at extra costs.)
Weight Limit – 95kg : For the welfare of our horses, Chum Creek Horse Rides enforces a rider weight limit of 95kg.
BOOKINGS: BOOKING ESSENTIAL. CALL 0407 326 276.
TIMES: Leaves Horse Yards at 9am Saturdays, Sundays, and other days by arrangement, with groups of 4 or more. BOOKINGS ARE ESSENTIAL.
Please arrive 15 minutes early.
CUSTOMIZED RIDES: Customized times are available by telephone booking.
A $100 additional surcharge applies per person for customized rides.
NOTE: HELMETS PROVIDED. PLEASE WEAR LONG PANTS AND CLOSED TOED SHOES.
(NO SHORTS OR SANDALS PLEASE.)
HORSE RIDES WILL PROGRESS INDEPENDANT OF WEATHER.
CANCELLATION POLICY: Horse Trail Rides go out ‘INDEPENDENT OF WEATHER’.
It is up to the discretion of the Senior Trail Riding Guide at the horse yards to cancel a ride.
If Chum Creek Horse Rides & Huts cancel a ride, options will be provided such as; Full Refund or a Credit/Choice of alternative times/days.
Chum Creek Horse Rides & Huts only take small groups on our horse trail rides, and as such we knock back customers for many rides. Therefore if a customer cancel their booking at short notice (less than 4 days notice), then a refund will not be provided if the vacancy is not filled.
ADDRESS: 221 Heath Road, Chum Creek, Victoria, Australia.
Go to the end of Heath Road until you see big horse riding signs. Meet at horse yards.
Chum Creek Horse Rides & Huts are only 1 hours drive from Melbourne’s CBD.