Discover great wines and fantastic hidden gems. Vintage Connections is perfect for beginners and connoisseurs of fine wine.


Locally owned and operated we are an experienced, connected, ‘bespoke’ Hunter Valley private wine tour company.

Coronavirus (COVID -19) Update for Vintage Connections operations as at 26/03/20.

In compliance and in support of the need to squash this thing, Vintage Connections activities are suspended until further notice.

We will continue to provide our amazing private tours with renewed excitement at the end of this situation.

We are still taking bookings , with a 12 month extension of  any tour deposits paid.

Love Good Wine?? Love it best when you are already feeling fantastic! Wine, flavor, experience. We got you.

Autumn special – $5pp discount for groups of 6 or more passengers. Up to $40 value! Simply quote the code AUTDISC.


Flexible, customized private luxury wine tours.


Half day 4 hour private tours from $71.90pp (8 passengers).

Full day 7 hour private tours from $103.15pp (8 passengers)


At Vintage Connections we know that your time is precious.

Please scroll down for basic pricing structure and tour options.


What makes us special

It’s about Passion, people and connections.

Personal Hunter Valley Wine Tours. It’s all about you.


A tour with Vintage Connections is like unpacking a gourmet picnic hamper.


We can talk with you and find out where you are at in your wine journey, and design a flexible tour that suits you.  Alternatively, you can supply us with your itinerary. – Vintage Connections.


Your time is precious.

We have a specific emphasis on quality small group wine tours, and luxury private wine tours, with a dedicated focus on high end customer service.

Our passion for the Hunter Valley, for food and wine, and our attitude to customer service, will ensure that your Hunter Valley Private Wine Tour experience will be seamless and matched to your needs and desires.


Please take the time to look at all of our reviews – see what our customers are saying!


We also offer a half price private transfers service to wine tour participants, to enable us to make your whole Hunter Valley experience seamless.


From when we pick you up to when you are ready to go home from your evening out after the tour, we can take care of all your needs.


You will also have access to a “story book” of your experience, free of charge.


Drawing on many years of experience and local connections, we are able to provide you with a custom wine tour, to help make your time in the Hunter Valley a perfect match for you and your group.


We offer flexible small group wine tours.


You will enjoy insider privilege and a wine tasting experience that is matched to your taste.

Often the wineries that we visit specialise in high quality boutique wine and local Hunter Valley wines.

Vintage Connections specialise’s in Hunter Valley boutique wine tours.

Discover your, Terrior – If you think that this is a rhyme, then it is definitely time, to discover boutique wine, with Vintage Connections.

For the connoisseurs of fine wine, who know and love Hunter Valley Wine – we can take you to regionally specific Vertical Wine Tasting experiences, and wines that will surprise and delight.


If you are interested in a personalised private wine tour, Vintage Connections can offer you the best of the best wine tour available in the Hunter Valley. 


Tours We Offer – Luxury, customized private wine tours.

We offer half day private wine tours, full day private wine tours and a two day private tour and transfers package.

We also offer a gourmet food and wine tour, a chocolate and wine tour, a cheese and wine tour, an Eco tour, (organic wine tour) a romantic wine tour, and various custom wine tours.

Gourmet Wine Tour Experience

Our private wine tours have options to include a gourmet lunch, a gourmet picnic hamper, a wine matched meal, a Hunter Valley degustation menu, a gourmet cheese and wine experience, cheese and charcuterie platters, or a gourmet chocolate and wine pairing experience.


Our Luxury Vehicles

Travel in style, comfort and safety in a modern luxury Mercedes Benz.

Eco friendly and carbon foot print sensitive, our vehicle of choice has the lowest emissions in its class.



Tour Inclusions

Included in all our tours is an on board food grade refrigerator, a “Story Book” of your experience, quality chilled spring water, free travel to and from your accommodation in the local Pokolbin/Cessnock area, a local connected guide, and HALF PRICE after hours private transfers on the weekend of travel.


Vintage Connections Cares

We take care to minimize our packaging, and practice chemical sensitivity/Eco sensitivity in our business operations.

Quick Quote



4 hours between 10:00am and 5:00pm

Basic cost $275 for two passengers
+ $50pp

ie – 2 passengers $137.50pp, 4 passengers $93.75pp, 8 passengers $71.90pp

Hours variable – $ variable

Romantic Tour – Love in the vines
$ variable, max 8 passengers

Two day tour
$ variable, max 8 passengers


Cancellation Policy

Less than 24 hours – 0% of full tour/transfer price

More than 24 hours and up to 7 days 25% of full tour/transfer price

More than 7 days and less than 14 days 50% of full tour/transfer price

More than 14 days full refund available

7 hours, 10am to 5pm

Tailor Made – The Ultimate in Flexibility
$375 for two passengers
+ $75pp max 8 passengers
ie – 2 passengers $187.50pp, 4 passengers $131.25pp, 8 passengers $103.15pp

Inspirations Tour – Includes world class cheese & wine or chocolate & wine experience at a top end winery, lunch *a free 750ml bottle craft beer or Bubbly* – first winery pre-booked by Vintage Connections, afternoon flexible or customer choice.
$425 for two passengers
+ $125pp max 8 passengers
ie: 2 passengers $212.50pp, 4 passengers $168.75pp, 8 passengers $146.90pp

Eco Tours – Organic wine tours Includes Organic meal – footprint and chemically sensitive – vegan friendly.
$425 for two passengers
+ $125pp max 8 passengers
ie: 2 passengers $212.50pp, 4 passengers $168.75pp, 8 passengers $146.90pp

Vintage Connections can do it

You might be flying in to Sydney and wish to come to the Hunter via helicopter, or have booked a Romantic Tour that starts with a dawn balloon ride and a wine matched meal with a violinist, or you may have booked a two day tour and transfers package that includes grape stomping and a sunset sailing charter complete with prawn and fresh local oysters dinner…Let Vintage Connections take you to the place where your heart sings!!

Our Transfers

Vintage Connections provides a private transfer service in the Hunter Valley.  You will travel in our luxury, climate controlled, Mercedes Benz which has an ANCAP 5 star safety rating. As an accredited and authorised service provider with the NSW Transport Commission, we take your safety and the safety of others seriously at Vintage Connections. We have a range of return transfer options that include transfers to quality Hunter Valley restaurants, domestic and international airport terminals, cruise ship terminals and to special venues and concerts.

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