Doggy Winery Tours

Bring your dog on a winery tour with Gourmet Pawprints! Our Doggy Winery Tours chauffeur you in the comfort of our air-conditioned bus, Bella! There is a seat for you and a seat for your dog and all you have to do is sit back, pop your paws up and relax. Visit the great wine regions of Victoria – Mornington Peninsula, the Yarra Valley or the Dandenong Ranges.READ MORE

 

Ready to book…….

Choose a date and destination and you are on your way to a pawfect day.

Destinations and Dates….

October 2017

Sun 22  BOOKED OUT

Sun 29

November 2017

Sun 26

December 2017

Thu 28

January 2018

Thur 11 

 

November 2017

Sun 19

November 2017

Sun 12

December 2017

Sun 3

January 2018

Thur 4    

More Information……

New to Doggy Winery Tours? Here is all the pawfect information to get you ready.

Prices

Adults $195
Dogs $15

Times

8:30am - 5pm

Pesky but important information

  • Only 2 dogs per person
  • All guests must be 18 years or over
  • All dogs must be de-sexed and have a current vaccination certificate to C5 level (this is the yearly Kennel Cough component)

The day starts with some essential sniff and social time on the beach at Port Melbourne.
Then it is all aboard Bella the dog welcoming bus. 
A carefully thought out seating plan ensures plenty of space for all. Each pooch gets their own window seat with seat belt, cover and blanket.
The day is filled with outdoor tastings, walks in some scenic parks, beaches and/or trails.
Relax over a 2 course lunch with wine while the pooches get treats, movie and massage on Bella with our talented and experienced dog carers.
Our team will take care of everything so just sit back, pop your paws up and enjoy the day! 

Inclusions

  • Light morning snack on board Bella for Yarra Valley. For Dandenong Ranges and Mornington Peninsula, we stop for morning tea.
  • Tastings
  • 2 course lunch with a glass of wine
  • Personalised treats and a doggy gift bag.
  • Water for all guests.
  • Massage, movie and treat for the pooches over lunch.
  • Chauffeured on Bella the dog welcoming bus with climate control with dog seat belts, seat covers and blankets plus adult seat belts
  • A personal host/driver
  • Experienced dog carer to look after the dogs over lunch and to assist at the tasting venues.

Dietary

  • We can cater for most dietary requirements, please specify this in the booking form.
  • If you have a specific food allergy, we ask that you state this on the booking form. Each venue will advise us their tolerance capability to food allergies and we will inform you.
  • If you require medication for allergies please bring this on the tour.

What is not included.

  • Additional wine, cider, beer or produce purchases at any of the venues.
  • Photos from any photographic sessions.
  • Transport to and from meeting point in Port Melbourne.

Look out for Bella the dog welcoming bus.

  • We meet at Rest Stop G (circular toilet block) The Boulevard, Port Melbourne.
  • There is free all day parking along the beach side and it is easy access to the M1 freeway.
  • Please consider any fun runs, festivals or events which may affect your journey to Port Melbourne.

  • All adults must be 18 years or over.
  • All dogs must be de-sexed and have a current vaccination certificate to C5 level with certificates prior to the tour. We are happy to contact your Vet to get these certificates if this helps. Let us know when you book.
  • To assist with being able to move around, only 2 dogs per person.
  • It is essential your dog is in good health and able to socialise with other dogs and humans.
  • To assist us preparing for your day, please tell us a little about your dog in the booking form.
  • Please arrive on time to allow the dogs to socialise before getting on the bus.
  • If you cannot make it, give us 2 weeks notice and we are happy to transfer you to another Doggy Winery Tour.
  • No retractable leads as these can present a hazard in a group.
  • For full Terms and Conditions - Here

What to bring

  • Clothing and shoes appropriate to the weather and walking.
  • A towel to dry off your dog.
  • Flat collar and/or harness and lead with ID tag attached to collar.
  • No retractable leads as these can present a safety issue when walking in a group.
  • Balls or toys for off leash walk times – optional.
  • Upload your dog's certificates HERE
  • We can accept certificates emailed but we cannot accept certificates sent on via mobile phone messenger.

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