Climate Change in the Moorabool Valley

Climate Change in the Moorabool Valley

We’ve done the digging on climate change If the media coverage in the last few weeks is anything to go by, you could be forgiven for thinking that it’s only the latte-sipping, avocado munching, city dwellers that are crying foul…

Our Fast and Furious 2019 Vintage

Our Fast and Furious 2019 Vintage

Life never seems to slow down at Austin’s. Our Chief Winemaker, John experienced his 41st vintage in 2019 in his finest form, our Winemaker, Duncan Lowe somehow managed to juggle life with a nearly 2 year-old and long vintage nights still…

Top tips from one bride to the next

Top tips from one bride to the next

In her own words – a Moorabool Valley marquee wedding  At Austin’s, we’re so lucky to live and work at such a beautiful property. The Moorabool Valley is located just one hour from Melbourne and 20 minutes from Geelong, set amongst large farming…

Behind the scenes – Winery update

Behind the scenes – Winery update

What happens in the winery as vintage approaches?  As we close in on the end of the year, our thoughts turn once again to an impending vintage. Each vintage has a habit of coming around faster and faster every year….

Recipe: How to prepare the perfect pasta

Recipe: How to prepare the perfect pasta

Camilla from Smith & Co. Foods spent 10 days in Bologna, Italy at a cooking school called CIBO (Culinary Institute of Bologna). There, Camilla learned how to make pasta using the traditional Italian method, no pasta maker required! And it…