Sunset Wines & Brews 2020 – Perth’s Coastal Wine Festival

Nicola and Ralph at Sunset Wines and Brews Perth 2020

Today we welcome back to the blog the lovely Nicola Heyes who headed to Sunset Wines & Brews with her hubster Ralph on behalf of the Travelling Corkscrew. She was sending me updates all night as I sat in front of Netflix, to say I was just a bit jealous is an understatement! If you’re reading this on Feb 8th or 9th 2020, then you can still head along to the festival, head over to wineandfood.com.au for more info. And a big thank you to CMS Events for inviting us along!


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Rising Star Wines – A Couple Of Texans In Denmark

open and dog friendly sign with a star on the wooden wall at rising star wines on scotsdale road denmark wine region

Are you ready for a taste of Texas in Western Australia? Join regular contributor Naomi as she introduces us to Rising Star in WA’s Great Southern wine region…


I took a visit to Rising Star, arriving an hour before closing time and leaving only because we had too.

Found off Scotsdale Road, Rising Star is one of the closest wineries to the town centre and a delight to visit.

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Silverstream Winery – A Little Slice of New Zealand in WA

entrance into silverstream wines cellar door on scotsdale road denmark wine region

Today contributor Naomi takes us on an adventure to visit Silverstream in Denmark, Western Australia. Grab a glass of wine and sit back and enjoy…


Silverstream is a boutique vineyard found in Western Australia’s Great Southern wine region. The cellar door is just a short drive from the town of Denmark on the very pretty Scotsdale Road.

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