Nation Wine Centre of Australia University of South Australia

Wine Discovery Journey

Amazing history,
remarkable
vintages

The Wine Discovery Journey at the National Wine Centre is a must-see experience in the heart of Adelaide. Whether you’re a tourist or local, we’re certain you will learn something new and exciting with every visit. Book a guided tour with one of our knowledgeable hosts and be enlightened on the wonderful world of Australian wine, then head downstairs to the Wined Bar for a wine tasting experience like no other.

Quench your
thirst for
knowledge about
Australian wine

Are you interested in learning more about the history of our wine industry, or what goes into making your favourite drop? What you’ll learn on our Wine Discovery Journey will help you appreciate wine for years to come.

Experience our Wine
Discovery Journey

Here at the National Wine Centre of Australia you’ll find out all you need to know about the fascinating world of wine.

The Wine Discovery Journey is a state-of-the-art, award-winning interactive wine experience that examines everything from the challenges of winemaking to the pure enjoyment of drinking fine Australian wine.

You’ll learn about the role wine has played in the nation’s history, recognise the position of Australian wine in today's international market and appreciate the relationship between food and wine.

Group bookings welcome.

Group Bookings

Our cellar is one of the largest in the Southern Hemisphere; it can store up to an amazing 18,000 bottles at any one time. Contact us if you are searching for that special bottle to add to your collection; our cellar team will be able to advise you if we have it and whether it’s available for sale.

Contact us

In an hour…
Take the Wine Discovery Journey, wine tasting, buy a bottle.

In two hours…
Add in lunch whilst overlooking the Botanic gardens.

In half a day…
Let our chefs take you on the ultimate food journey, paired with Australia's finest wines.

The Wine Discovery
Journey is open

Monday to Sunday  
9am - 6pm 

Public Holidays
11am - 5pm 

(Last admission to the Wine Discovery Journey - 30 minutes before closing) 

We're closed on Christmas Day, Boxing Day, New Year's Day and Good Friday.

Speak to us

Call us on 08 8313 3355 or send us an email.