Bungendore / Lake GeorgeOnly 30 minutes from Canberra and 2.5 hours from Sydney, Bungendore Village and the surrounding region is a place to be immersed in a relaxed rural lifestyle, so take some time to explore. Bungendore is home to a diverse array of galleries specialising in woodwork, fine art, leatherwear, crafts and photography.
Jim Lumbers has a dream: to create the world’s finest
Pinot Noir. Jim and his wife Anne came closer to realising this dream by
creating Lerida Estate in 1997, complete with a Glenn Murcutt-designed
On fertile slopes overlooking Lake George, the site was chosen as it
resembled some of the great Pinot Noir growing areas of France, and for
each vintage, they employ a young French winemaker to assist their own
winemaker in creating outstanding wines.
Also the home of 26 Pétanque courts, you might say The ‘French Connection’ is alive and well at Lerida Estate!
While at the winery don’t forget to visit Cafe Lerida and try some of
Anne’s delicious homemade scones, seasonal local produce and superb
Lake George NSW 2581
02 6295 6640
Cellar door 7 days 10am – 5pm
Café Sat & Sun & most Pub Hols 10am – 4.30pm