Satisfy your wanderlust and take a journey to the country on the scenic Route 62 as Robertson Wine Valley celebrates their 14th Wine on the River festival in partnership with Nedbank from 11 to 13 October, 2019.

Here the most talented winemakers, innovative craftspeople and inspiring chefs from the area will congregate on Goudmyn Farm off the R317. The Wine on the River event will see 22 wine farms showcasing their best fine wines.

Wine Theatre, boutique wine shop, stalls

Book your seat at the 2019 Wine Theatre and be entertained by hosts Jon Meinking and Wanda Cronje for unique wine tastings and food pairing experiences. Treat yourself with a Connoisseurs ticket and be a VIP for a day in the Nedbank Lounge, inclusive of all sorts of goodies and treats. Use your wine tasting coupons to discover new wines on show and stock up on your favourites at the wine boutique shop.

Meander through stalls that will showcase local produce, artisanal fare and all sorts of beautiful keepsakes, while listening to live music. A dedicated children’s area will offer activities for all ages.

The popular boat cruise will also offer leisurely river trips, or book a wine safari ride to take you to nearby farms. A glamping package is on offer inclusive of tickets, transport, wine and more.

Wine on the River VIP Experience tickets

A zero-tolerance policy will be upheld with regard to drinking and driving, so shuttle services will be available from central spots in the five towns over the weekend. Paid shuttles may be pre-booked on the website.

Wine on the River tickets are available from Howler and vary from R150 – R350. A VIP ticket goes for R750. For Wine on the River accommodation, transport and wine theatre bookings visit or contact the organisers’ on 023 626 3167 or mail

What: Robertson Wine Valley Wine on the River Festival
When: 11 – 13 October 2019
Where: Goudmyn Farm off the R317, South Africa
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