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Great Southern

Soil Type

Moderately fertile brown to grey-brown sandy loams

Harvest

Early Mar –
Late Apr

Location

34° 58 S Altitude 0-1083m

Temperature

Average 20.0°

Rainfall

Average 251mm

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The Great Southern Wine Region is situated on the south coast of Western Australia. It is Australia’s largest wine region, spanning 150 km (93 miles) north to south and 100 km (62 miles) east to west. It is made up of five official subregions - Albany, Denmark, Frankland River, Mount Barker and Porongurup.

Great Southern is as vast and isolated as it is diverse – a patchwork of coastal maritime land, gently undulating hills, open grazing country, eucalypt forests and ancient granite outcrops.

In spite of its enormity, diversity and isolated bearings – or perhaps because of them – Great Southern has managed to forge an identity all of its own over the course of its relatively short winemaking history. The intrepid spirit of the growers and winemakers, as well as their steadfast commitment to quality, has given rise to an impressive and ever-expanding stable of benchmark wine styles.

The Great Southern Wine Region is situated on the south coast of Western Australia. It is Australia’s largest wine region, spanning 150 km (93 miles) north to south and 100 km (62 miles) east to west. It is made up of five official subregions - Albany, Denmark, Frankland River, Mount Barker and Porongurup.

Great Southern is as vast and isolated as it is diverse – a patchwork of coastal maritime land, gently undulating hills, open grazing country, eucalypt forests and ancient granite outcrops.

In spite of its enormity, diversity and isolated bearings – or perhaps because of them – Great Southern has managed to forge an identity all of its own over the course of its relatively short winemaking history. The intrepid spirit of the growers and winemakers, as well as their steadfast commitment to quality, has given rise to an impressive and ever-expanding stable of benchmark wine styles.

Great Southern

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