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The latest news of what's happening in Great Western, Victoria. The food and wine village of the Grampians.

Seasonal "Bee-Keeping" at Salingers

A little bit of “Bee-Keeping” happened in the Salinger hives today, getting those busy bees sorted for another season. Ararat Apiarist, Peter Kaczynski doing some "Bee-Keeping" in the Salinger hive The Salinger Hives are very popular with our visitors, who can watch the busy bees safely behind Perspex as

Luxury tastings are back at Seppelt Cellar Door

We have great news for connoisseurs of our luxury collection of mouthwatering, premium Seppelt wines. We are very excited to announce that Luxury Tastings are back, from this weekend at Seppelt’s Cellar Door and even better, we have new vintages for you to enjoy! But wait, there’s more…

There is no better time to escape the city {tree change opportunity in the Grampians}

Great Western is AMAZING, surround yourself with wine, amazing food and people all with the amazing Grampians as your playground. The Great Western Enterprises currently has several position available, that might suit an amazing "Hospo Duo" with accommodation sorted!   POSITION AVAILABLE - Bar {Person} - Great Western Hotel POSITION

Seppelt Wines Father's Day Gift Packs

Need a Father’s Day gift idea? Directly delivered to his door, the Seppelt Cellar Door team have put together the ultimate way to treat your Dad in 2020! The Grampians region is known for the production of premium Shiraz with the Great Western area producing fruit with distinct silky

The Great Western Primary School

Established in 1867, The Great Western Primary school is a small rural school located between the townships of Ararat and Stawell in Western Victoria. The students have been undertaking classes each week courtesy of the Stephanie Alexander Kitchen Garden Foundation where they are responsible for planting seeds, watering, maintenance, installing

Does who grew the grapes influence a wine's character?

A Grampians winemaker's experiment into terroir and winegrower personalities has surprising results. Adam Richardson - of ATR Wines conducted an amazing experiment with a surprising result Don’t tell the winegrowers in the Barossa, the Hunter Valley or Heathcote, but some people reckon the Grampians region in western Victoria

The Grampians Way

Australia is blessed with many hidden gems and the Grampians in Victoria is definitely one of them. Great Western is showcased in this clip produced with news.com.au & Visit Melbourne.