Visiting Us

Where we are

Just a 35 minute drive from the centre of Canberra, we are located at 1 Patemans Lane, Murrumbateman.


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Cellar Door

The cellar door is open from 10am to 5pm on Saturdays and Sundays as well as NSW public holidays.  We are closed on Good Friday and Christmas Day. We open at 1pm on ANZAC Day.

Michael is generally at the winery during the week and welcomes visitors outside our normal opening times.  Please call Michael on 02 6227 0208 or 0411 730 724 to arrange a time for a visit.


Group visits

Michael and Wendy O'Dea, owners and wine makers at Dionysus Winery, enjoy sharing their passion for wine with small and large groups. For groups of ten or more people we have developed a range of group tasting options to ensure that your visit to Dionysus Winery meets all your needs.

Taste and Race ($5 per person) - For a quick visit to Dionysus Winery to taste the range of white, red and dessert wines. Work through the range of premium wines with the winemaker as your guide.

Premium Taste ($10 per person) - Relax and enjoy tasting the full range of Dionysus premium wines with the winemaker as your guide. You will also be able to savour a platter of local produce as well as cheese, cold meats and crackers. Each person will receive $5.00 off a bottle of wine*.

Party Package ($20 per person) - Enjoy the relaxed and quiet atmosphere of Dionysus Winery under the enclosed pergola. Guests will be able to have a taste of all of the Dionysus Winery premium wines under the guidance of the winemaker, savour a platter of local produce as well as cheese, cold meats and crackers. Each guest will receive $5.00 off a bottle of wine* as well as a souvenir glass to take home with them. The guest of honour (eg birthday boy or girl, hen) will receive a free bottle of wine.

*Discount applies to one bottle only and cannot be used in conjunction with any other discount or offer. Bookings are requested at least seven days before the tasting. A 30% non-refundable deposit will be required at the time of booking.   To make a booking simply go to the group bookings link below and enter your requirements including dates, times, numer of people and your chosen tasting package. We will confirm your booking within 24 hours.


Coffee and Light Meals

If you're after a light lunch or a warm drink, Dionysus Winery offers a range of snacks - hot and cold to take away the niggling hunger.  Our menu includes antipasto plates, cheese plates, salt & pepper squid, home msde sausage rolls, chicken tenders, mini pies, risotto balls and some sweet options.  Prices start from $6.

Dionysus Winery has teamed up with local coffee roasters, Ideal Coffee, to have a special blend of arabica beans roasted each week for the winery. Enjoy a cup of coffee or perhaps try one of the Harney and Sons premium teas, a chai latte or a hot chocolate made with shaved lindt chocolate.


A personalised experience

At Dionysus WInery we offer the opportunity to have a personalised wine tasting with the winemaker, followed by a chance to relax and enjoy a glass of wine with a  cheese plate.  This offer is $50 for two people and can be modified to suit additional guests.  Bookings are essential to ensure that you get the attention you deserve. Please call 02 6227 0208 to book a time.


Don't want to drive?

The Canberra Wine Region is lucky to have a range of businesses offering personalised wine tasting tours.  For small groups contact Canberra Guided Tours at or Fran at .  For larger groups call John from Explorer busses on 0418 455 099.


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