Cool Climate Pinot Noir and Chardonnay

Bended Knee Vineyard

Places to be...

Places to be...

Here are some of the places to find us, our wines or some other items of interest. Take the time to come and have a chat about the vineyard, the wines, and how they are made.


If that sounds like hard work, then just come and have fun...

3 May 2009

Ballarat Autumn Day (BAD) Ride


This is not about wine, just a good excuse to get out on the bike and work off lunch! Choose from 25, 50, 75 and 100km options as the Ballarat Bushwalking and outdoor Club host the 19th BAD Ride.

July 2009

Wine Ballarat Showcase Dinner


Join us for the first Showcase Dinner, celebrating the best in food and wine that Ballarat has to offer. Hosted by the Ballarat and District Vignerons Association, and with a high profile guest chef, this promises to be an exciting annual event.

4 September - 4 October 2009

Ballarat International Foto Biennale


Making its third appearance but for the first time in Ballarat, this international event promises to deliver some superb photography. The month long festival is based around the arts precinct of inner Ballarat with some outlying towns offering a fringe exhibition program. The vast majority of exhibitions are free to enter. Take the time to explore the different offerings of the festival, then take some time out to explore the local wines.

31 October-1 November 2009

Ballarat by the Glass


Following on from last year’s successful inaugural celebration, this weekend highlights the premium wines being produced in this emerging wine region. Take the opportunity to discover them for yourselves. All producers are small, passionate and hands-on and will be available to tell you why Ballarat produces such great Pinot and Chardonnay. Even those who would not normally open for cellar door will be found somewhere - perhaps in an unexpected location! Stay tuned for more information on Ballarat by the Glass celebration.

4-5 November 2009

Federation Square Regional Showcase


The producers of the Ballarat region again combine with those of Western Victoria in the Regional Showcase at Federation Square. Come and try some great wines in a truly accessible location.