Distilleries, Breweries & Cellar Door
Many people don't realise that the Hawkesbury is home to a thriving cider industry. Heading up the Bells Line of Road you'll come to the tiny mountain village of Bilpin home to two cider companies offering tastings and sales. If wine is more your thing you'll discover some of Sydney's most unique historic vineyards near the Hawkesbury River at Ebenezer and East Kurrajong.
Whatever your interest it's worth coming out to explore and taste our award winning distilleries, vineyards and breweries.
Australian Hotel & Brewery Rouse Hill
350 Annangrove Road, Rouse Hill NSW 2155
02 9679 4555
Boutique craft beers brewed on the premises.
Bilpin Cider Co.
2369 Bells Line of Road, Bilpin
02 4567 0704
Take a trip up to the Bilpin Cider Farm and indulge your senses with a visit to our cellar door. There you can sample our range of ciders, including Bilpin Original, Blush Pink Lady, Archibald Cloudy and Pear.
Bull Ridge Estate Winery
430 Bull Ridge Road, East Kurrajong NSW 2758
0422 348 244
This winery is situated in the rolling East Kurrajong Hills, growing 4 varieties of grapes. Tastings available by arrangement.
2270 Bells Line of Road (Shields Orchard), Bilpin NSW 2758
02 4567 2662
A crushed cider using Bilpin, Blue Mountains apples, made the simple way. Just apples with attitude and a bit of good old hillbilly magic. Sample the Hillbilly award winning range at the Cider Shed.
Jubilee Vineyard Estate
519 Tizzana Road, Ebenezer NSW 2756
02 4579 0740
Nestled in a picturesque valley with spring fed waters that flow into the majestic Hawkesbury River. Tastings available on weekends.
Grose Vale NSW 2753
0405 215 011
Small independent distillery specialising in boutique gins.
518 Tizzana Road, Ebenezer NSW 2756
02 4579 1150
A touch of Tuscany on the banks of the Hawkesbury River. A National Trust classified sandstone building, originally built in 1887 by Dr Fiaschi. Tastings available on weekends and by appointment.