This north-east Victorian wine region is brimming with excellent produce and creative chefs.
Here's a chance to get behind the scenes at some well known family-owned wineries.
Rutherglen is an important wine growing district in northern Victoria.
Belinda Jackson scours Australia and the globe to discover top deals from Perth to La Paz.
There's a vineyard holiday with something for the kids as well, writes Mary O'Brien.
Sue Wallace and friends cycle the vineyard trails on a laughter-filled girls' weekend.
Cattle duffers and wild dogs were once seen from a hut near Watchbox Winery in the Rutherglen wine region of Victoria.
Sue Wallace goes indoors to discover some of Victoria's most inviting firesides.