covid best practice

Our Covid Best Practice

We are here – ready when you are! Yarra Valley Estate is super keen to re-open, keeping the social distancing protocols in place for your safety. We appreciate that this is a challenging time for our whole community, and we have put extensive measures in place to safeguard our guests. The changes we have implemented

Power of the Flower

Nature is a wonderful gift which we enjoy every day at Yarra Valley Estate.  With Spring unfolding before so are the colours in the garden.  One of the first flowers to bloom is my favourite; the Daffodil.  This humble flower symbolises new beginnings, creativity, hope, inspiration and inner reflection.   Flowers have several benefits including

10 things to do in the Yarra Valley this Summer

Here’s what I love about Summer: You don’t have to wear a jacket and a scarf when you go outside (but it is Victoria so a light scarf in your bag is safe!) Weekends can be planned and not have to worry about an ‘alternate’ plan (in case of rain) Summer produce & flowers – new

Tomatoes here we come!

With the warmer weather approaching we are all keen to get out into our gardens and soak up the sun, although don’t be too tempted to head down to the nurseries just yet to plant your much anticipated Tomatoes as, unfortunately, I don’t think we have seen the last of the frosts in Victoria. Be patient, the

Get married in our Open Air Chapel!

We love with our unique wedding ceremony area and we think  you’ll love it too. We recently hosted a photo shoot here at Yarra Valley Estate which featured our wedding chapel. There have only been a couple of wedding ceremonies held with the open air structure although we are sure there is going to be

Australian Tourism Awards

In October last year YVE won the Victorian RACV Tourism Award in the categories – Qantas Award for Excellence in Sustainable Tourism and Business Event Tourism, winning these prestigious awards resulted in YVE being nominated as a finalist in the Australian Tourism Awards in the same categories. The Australian Tourism Awards are the tourism industry’s

Christmas with Food Allergies

How to survive Christmas with Dietary Requirements Christmas is a time when families and friends traditionally get together in large numbers and all try to cater for one another.  But these days in a group it’s not uncommon to find a vegetarian, vegan, pescatarian, lactose intolerant, gluten free or egg-allergic member at the table, or just