Bob’s Blog


Coinciding with the very warm weather, our building team, Ian and Richard, turned up on Friday morning (19th January) to fix the shadecloth across the roof of the terrace extension. It certainly has made a difference as the terrace faces west and receives the full force of the afternoon sun. ” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″]

Shadecloth to the rescue





The joys of Spring at the vineyard brought the nagging of juvenile magpies (or are they Currawongs) while Mum looks for food. It was a pre-Christmas feature while bees enjoyed the pear tree blossoms and a very orange rose unfurled in the garden. Very appropriate for Orange! ” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″]

The joys of Spring at the Vineyard


It was wonderful to have Chris (Derrez) and Lucy (Maddox) from Madrez Wine Services visit our new Cellar Door. As winemakers for Boree Lane Wines since 2008, it was a chance for them to taste past wines and see how they were travelling as well as their recent creation, the 2017 The Trifecta, blending Gewurztraminer, Viognier and Sauvignon Blanc into […]

Madrez Wine Services at our Cellar Door


Shepherds nowhere in sight but a full house under the shade of the tree. Had to stop and photograph this large, intimate huddle. Makes you think that there will need to be more trees with rising temperatures! ” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″]

No room at the Shady Tree Inn




While recently enjoying a lovely lemon tart from Racine Bakery in Orange accompanied by our Botrytised Sauvignon Blanc Dessert wine and savouring the way it complimented those strong, tangy citrus flavours, my thoughts turned to Christmas and one of my absolute seasonal favourites – the Plum Pud. From past experience I can definitely say that our Boree Lane “Sticky” and […]

Make it a Boree Lane “Luscious” and ”Sticky” Christmas!






What a lovely day the Boree Lane Ramble turned out to be. Great weather, great support team (my wife Carmel, her sister Pam and her husband Valto, son Robbie and daughter Georgina) and a great group of Ramblers! I met the 56 Ramblers at a gate in the fence as they were handed over by Jonathan from Stockman’s Ridge. Our […]

Boree Lane Ramble 14 October 2017