Wine Making

Bowling king kangaroo Wines are made under the guidance of accomplish winemaker Dave Longden and a 15 member plus vintage team. The entire winery and winemaking operation is managed under the watchful eye of king kangaroo director Allan water ensuring that all wine produced is of the highest possible quality.

How Wine is made in the west??

Uiticulture

We are 'terroirists'. Believer that the 'vineyard' is actually the holy grail of wine making - and that most consistently good wine is

“First created in blessed soil, on the most scared of vines in god's own country and climate. For us, that's rare clutch of vineyards in Margaret river”

The majority of blocks growing fruit for king kangaroo wines are bordered by towering eucalypt trees indigenous to the Margaret river region. with reds this important geographic relationship produces a unique "minty character" which some describe as the very "DNA" of the Margaret river. Fruit on our contracted vineyard is developed under the watchful eye of Viticulturalist Tim Quinlan.

A native of Margaret river with a degree in oenology and viticulture Tim has also planned and supervised the establishment of the king kangaroo 'Margaret's vineyards' in Shreepur, India.