When you visit Springfield Lakes it is well worth exploring the regions unique Wineries and Breweries, there are a range of tour operators who can take you for a full tour or go at your own pace and visit the cellar doors.
Brisbane to Gold Coast Winery Tour, visit 4 award winning wineries and the Witches Chase Factory is an optional stop. Enjoy a two course lunch at one of the mountain top wineries and spectacular rain forest and farm landscape views.
Wineries include Tamborine Mountain Distiller, Witches Falls Winery, Mason Wines, Cedar Creek Estate Winery, Heritage Estate Winery or Fortitude Brewery.
Enjoy an amazing 30 minute scenic helicopter flight to Brisbane’s premium winery Sirromet Wines. Take in the sights of Moreton Bay and Brisbane and enjoy 1.5hours at Sirromet Winery and restaurant, before returning with your personal pilot by helicopter. Tour departs from Archerfield Airport.
This 4.5hour experience includes a horse-drawn carriage to take you between each winery.
- Bunjurgen Vineyard Estate for wine and juice tastings and cheese platter
- Kooroomba Vineyard & Lavender Farm and enjoy an a la carte lunch and wine tasting
- Scenic Rim Brewery where you can taste their fine beers as well as afternoon tea of scones with jam and cream and barista made coffee, or a pot of tea
This is a self-drive tour, it departs from Bunjurgen Vineyard Estate at 10am, this is 70km drive from Springfield Lakes.
To make a booking for any of the tours above please book online via our tour booking service or contact staff on reception at Springfield Lakes Hotel 07 3818 9600.
Breweries and Distilleries
This neat little establishment is located in the historic ‘Pumpyard’ at 88 Limestone, which was Ipswich’s first water source in the last half of the 1800’s where the naturally occurring sweet and fresh spring water was pumped for the town. Today in it’s modern re-development is has become the home of 4 Hearts Brewing, est 2013. Enjoy delicious dining from Dovetails Dining and 4 Hearts Brewing beers at Pumpyard Bar where you can drink beer and just about touch the brewing vats at the same time.
88 Limestone St Ipswich
For great beer drop into the brewery for a White Lies and try is for yourself, beers on tap include BABS Australian Pale Lager, India Pale Ale, Hefeweizen, Barrel Aged Russian Imperial Stout, Bust-a-Nute Brown Ale, Indoctrination Pale Ale, Amber Ale, Peachimpediment Peach Kettle Sour.
Plus they have some extra’s available bottled, there’s plenty for you to try and take some home when you visit White Lies Brewing.
2/32 Spine St Sumner QLD
- Friday 12pm till late
- Saturday 2pm till 8.30pm
- Sunday 2pm till 6pm
For something a little different take a tour and learn about Australia’s Beenleigh Rum and how it is distilled. It’s Australia’s oldest rum distillery and still in operation using boutique brewing methods, operating from the original stone building for the past 130 years and sourcing molasses from the only remaining Australian family-owned sugar mill.
The distillery is open 7 days
- Mon – Fri 10am-5pm
- Sat & Sun 10am-4pm
Tours operate Wednesday to Sunday from 10.30 and the last tour is at 2.30pm
Join the team at Beenleigh Rum for one of their tours and tasting experiences, on the banks of the Albert River in South East Queensland.
142 Distillery Rd Eagleby
Springfield Lakes Hotel offers guests comfortable 4.5 star boutique accommodation, centrally located to experience the best of Brisbane’s wineries and breweries. With free secure car parking, onsite BLVD Restaurant and bar and a sparkling swimming pool. Book your accommodation in Springfield Lakes.