March 2022

I’m writing this as we experience ANOTHER rain event luckily so far we have not had the rain that greater South East Queensland is currently experiencing. This does however put our harvest later and later like April!!!

Summit Estate is hosting our annual Harvest Picnic celebrations this year on 16th April Easter Saturday. We may be picking whilst you enjoy Altitude 925 food truck catering, live music Sue Ray and Salliana Campbell! A campfire will keep you warm after the dancing.

On Sunday 17th April the Easter Festivities continue with live music by Sue Ray and Owen Ray and Altitude 925 catering followed by a Campfire and we may even find some Easter Eggs in the vineyard. These events have no cover charge but you must Call the Cellar Door to secure catering. Bookings 07 4683 2011.

Summit Estate will also be open for Two Sunset Sessions with campfire over the ANZAC Day long weekend. Saturday 23rd and Sunday 24th April. Summit Estate will be closed on Monday the 25th April for ANZAC Day remembrance.

Wickerman is coming! First release Winter Solstice Festival tickets for Saturday 25th of June will be on sale from April 1st. Tickets are $150 each or $160 if you utilise the Bus service. Bagpipes and Mulled Wine, Pig on a spit, Body and Soul live music till late, campfire and the burning of the Wickerman. This is our pinnacle event and bookings are essential. 07 4683 2011.

For all those families who miss out on the above Adults only event we have a new event for our Winter Solstice Festival the following Saturday On July 1st. We will have a campfire and Burning of the Wickerman at Summit Estate watch this space for more information.

New releases to look forward to are 2021 Cabernet Malbec, 2021 Syrah and the 2021 Crianza style Tempranillo will be released Easter Weekend.

Hot tip you can order raw pizza dough from Zest Pastry in Stanthorpe and put on your favourite toppings. We put a bit of bolognaise sauce, salami, olives, mozzarella and basil. Great sustenance for vineyard workers. Cabernet Malbec perfect pizza accompaniment.