Hemera Estate is located at the southern end of the Barossa Valley in South Australia. The property dates back to 1855 with vines planted soon after. Hemera produces a range of wines sourced from estate grown and trusted premium grape growers with vineyards over 100 years old.
We specialize in Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc Shiraz, Grenache & Mataro.
Our winemaker Jason Barrette has over 30 vintages of premium winemaking experience around the world in France, USA, Portugal and Canada. Jason was a Penfolds winemaker for 11 years working on their premium portfolio of wines including Magill Estate, St Henri, Bin707 and Grange.
Hemera’s winemaking philosophy is “to produce wines that are respectful of the grape varieties from which they are made and the vineyard and region where the vines are grown”.
Hemera Estate is a James Halliday 5 Red Star winery that has won over 600 domestic and international awards.
We produces a range of food friendly style of fruit forward style of wines that are versatile with a wide range of cuisines. We also produce a range of Limited Release wines that are created only when our winemaker deems that grapes or wine from a particular vineyard block, grower or region that stands out as exceptional.
Our Icon range of wines are only produced in exceptional years where fruit quality is exceptional.
Acknowledgement of Country —
The Barossa is located on the traditional lands of the Ngadjuri, Peramangk and Kaurna people