Visitors to the new Cellar Door will be able to enjoy a unique and atmospheric wine tasting experience and magnificent views over Port Phillip Bay to Melbourne.
We offer the full range of our estate-grown wines for tasting, including our exclusive single vineyard Cornelius wines.

We are now taking bookings for the Cellar Door & Bistro. To make a booking please click here.

Cellar Door

Scotchmans Hill’s Cellar Door sits amongst the immaculately maintained vineyards and offers sweeping views of Port Phillip Bay, the Melbourne City Skyline and the Mornington Peninsula.

The Cellar Door offers wine sales, tastings and lunch. Private tastings and winery tours are available via prior booking.


Trading Hours


190 Scotchmans Road
Drysdale Vic 3222

(03) 5251 4431


Open 11:30am – 4pm 7 days.

Closed Christmas Day
Altered Hours Good Friday & ANZAC Day




Closed Tuesdays & Wednesday.

Open from 11:30am –  Thurs till Mon.

Open for dinner Friday nights.

Closed Christmas Day
Altered Hours Good Friday & ANZAC Day


Getting Here

Travel time from Geelong is 20 minutes. Travel through Geelong City Centre and take Portarlington Highway East towards Portarlington. Follow the signs to the Wineries. Travel through Drysdale’s Town Centre and follow the Road to the Signed Scotchmans Hill turn off (right hand turn).

Travel time from Queenscliff is 15 – 20 minutes. From Queenscliff take the Bellarine Highway towards Geelong (Marcus Hill way). Travel past Point Lonsdale and make a right hand turn on to Queenscliff Road. Stay on Queenscliff Road and turn left onto Scotchmans Rd (approx 10 minutes travel time).

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Travelling by Ferry


Searoad Ferries operates 2 all-weather car and passenger ferries on Melbourne’s spectacular Port Phillip Bay. Connecting the Mornington & Bellarine Peninsula’s 365 days a year.

The ferry runs from 7am to 6pm on the hour, every hour from each side, and offers an additional 7pm service during peak times of the year. Travel time from one side to the other is 40mins.

The bay crossing is a ‘must-do’ attraction and a highlight of the Victorian coastal travel experience.

Please check departure & return times with Searoad Ferries.


Port Phillip Ferries is a privately-run passenger ferry service that runs between Portarlington on the Bellarine Peninsula and Victoria Harbour Docklands.

Operating 7 days a week, the service is enjoyed by daily commuters and travellers who wish to access the coast or city with ease. Their modern 35m catamaran vessel provides a comfortable vantage point to enjoy the sights and sounds of the bay, while you read the paper, catch up on emails, or simply enjoy the trip to your destination.

Please check departure & return times with Port Phillip Ferries.