Ultimate Winery Experiences Australia (‘UWEA’) announced today the inclusion of Sirromet – UWEA’s first Queensland member winery. A hand-selected collection of Australia’s premium wineries, Ultimate Winery Experiences Australia (UWEA) offer quality winery experiences based around world class wines, warm and knowledgeable hospitality and culinary excellence. Rod Hill, General Manager Sirromet Wines says: “This is a fantastic opportunity for us to expand our offering into a new state.  The Granite Belt region is producing really high quality wine, while Sirromet’s location provides easy access to both Brisbane and the Gold Coast, this makes it the perfect inclusion to a broader Queensland itinerary.” UWEA are not simply venues to taste and purchase wine. They offer a memorable experience featuring quality restaurants, accommodation, tours, as well as exciting behind the scenes winery experiences. They allow visitors to interact with the product, the winemaker and enjoy first-hand, the rich diversity that Australia’s many wine regions have to offer. Kate Shilling, Executive Officer of UWEA says: “This is a fantastic opportunity for us to expand our offering into a new state.  The Granite Belt region is producing some really high quality wine while Sirromet’s location, with easy access to both Brisbane and the Gold Coast, makes it the perfect inclusion to a broader Queensland itinerary.” says Shilling. Ultimate Winery Experiences available at Sirromet include: ‘The Best of Queensland’ – a tutored premium wine tasting, 5-course Taste Plate lunch with matching wines and a 375ml bottle of dessert wine to take home, priced at $204.00 per person; and ‘The Ultimate Winery Escape’ – a relaxing 2-night package including accommodation in the Deluxe Honeymoon Pavilion at Sanctuary by Sirromet, hot breakfast each morning, 8-course Tasting Plate dinner with matching wines, a guided winery tour, tutored premium wine tasting and 2 bottles of award winning Le Sauvage wine to take home, priced at $762.00 per person. The UWEA group of wineries is now 24 strong, with representation in most of Australia’s renowned wine regions across six states.  In NSW: Audrey Wilkinson in the Hunter Valley.  In Victoria: De Bortoli in the Yarra Valley, Pizzini Wines and Brown Brothers in the King Valley, Montalto Vineyard & Olive Grove and Jackalope at Willow Creek on the Mornington Peninsula, Tahbilk in Nagambie Lakes and Fowles Wine in the Strathbogie Ranges.  In South Australia: The Lane Vineyard and Penfold’s Magill Estate in the Adelaide Hills, Yalumba in the Eden Valley, Jacob’s Creek Visitors Centre, St Hugo and Seppeltsfield in the Barossa Valley, d’Arenberg, Gemtree and Wirra Wirra Wines in McLaren Vale.  In Tasmania: Moorilla Estate and Josef Chromy Wines.  In WA: Leeuwin Estate, Vasse Felix and Voyager Estate in Margaret River and Mandoon Estate in the Swan Valley.   In Queensland, Sirromet Winery located at Mount Cotton. For more information, the consumer website has all experiences listed with a user-friendly search tool where you can search by winery, by region, or by experience type. -Ends- Sirromet Winery: Sirromet is a family owned and run winery located at Mount Cotton, just a short drive from Brisbane and the Gold Coast. The state of the art facilities offer food and wine lovers the ultimate winery experience.  Opened in 2000, their food philosophy is focused on sourcing the best local seasonal produce and providing a range of dining experiences to suit all occasions.   With breath taking views over Moreton Bay, it’s the ideal local for special occasions or catching up with friends. With a range of experiences to explore on site, from casual & fine dining, winery tours and tastings, Supa golf as well a year-round calendar of entertainment, Sirromet offers a truly integrated hospitality and entertainment experience.   Sirromet’s extensive range of wines, are available for tasting at their Mount Cotton Cellar Door, recently awarded Star Cellar Door in Gourmet Traveller WINE Australia’s Best Cellar Door awards 2018.   Sirromet’s winery headquarters at Mount Cotton includes production, bottling, and packaging facilities, barrel rooms, accommodation, cellar door, Tuscan Terrace, Restaurant Lurleen’s, administration centre, worm farm and waste recycling plant.     SIRROMET WINES: 850 Mount Cotton Road, Mount Cotton, Queensland 4165. Tel: (07) 3206-
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