We Put ‘Great’ Into The Great Southern

Rockcliffe winery’s single site shiraz has played a starring role in a survey to find Australia’s best red wines under $40. The beverage, which retails for around $40, was highly commended, with a score of 94 out of 100 in the top tier category priced between $25 and $40. Results showed the Great Southern wine […] Read More

One From The Archives: Looking Back At Harvest 2018

Rockcliffe winery is anticipating good vintages after a harvest of its vineyards signalled the start of another year of wine creation. Grapes were mechanically shaken off their vines in the dead of night on March 16 to begin the first phase of the process. Afterwards, winery owner Dr Steve Hall relayed his optimism. “The harvest […] Read More

More To A Tub Than Meets The Eye

One of life’s mysteries was finally revealed to Rockcliffe’s owner Dr Steve Hall when he flew to France to learn about cooperage, better known as barrel making. In 2002, he arrived in Denmark, 420km south of Perth in the Great Southern region of Western Australia, and turned a vineyard into a winery which he renamed […] Read More

Australia Backs Rockcliffe In Asia

Rockcliffe’s global sales drive has found support from the Australian Government as well as the winery’s home state, Western Australia. Dr Steve Hall, owner and founder of the winery in Denmark, is targeting sales into Japan to boost Rockcliffe’s global exports, especially in Asia. This led to a gathering in Tokyo where he showed his […] Read More

A Stiff Upper Lip With Irish Blarney

The search for an outlet for Rockcliffe wines in England and Ireland continues after the first effort drew mixed results. Dr Steve Hall, Rockcliffe winery owner and founder, jetted away from the Western Australian winter hoping to score a coup in the country of his birth, and another in a land he had never visited. […] Read More