Torlesse Wines is located in the heart of Waipara on State Highway 1, 60Km north of Christchurch and only 2Km from SH 7 which leads to the idyllic alpine thermal resort of Hanmer Springs. So whether you choose the Whale Watch and spectacular coastline of Kaikoura or the Alpine Thermal delights of Hanmer Springs, Torlesse is the ideal place to break your journey. Stop off at our Cellar Door and taste our award winning wines.
We have an excellent range of arts and crafts, tastefully presented with a range of wines that showcase our Waipara vineyards.
Your hosts at the Cellar Door during the week are the winemakers, Kym Rayner or Ben Rayner. Weekends are usually hosted by Maggie Rayner.
Open 7 Days and most public Holidays – 11.00am to 5.00pm
Visits before 11.00am can be made by appointment
Tel 03 3146929