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About Drayton's Family Wines

Drayton’s Family Wines us a 6th generation winemaking family company, located in the Parish of Polkobin, right in the heart of Australia’s oldest wine region, the Hunter Valley.  This family enterprise, originally started by Joseph Drayton, more than 160 years ago is now in the hands of Max Drayton and his two sons John and Greg.
Drayton’s Family Wines have 55 hectares of vines which includes four vineyards that have been listed as significant because of their age.  In particular the Old Flat vineyards of Shiraz and Semillon were both planted in the 1890’s.  These 55 hectares with Chardonnay, Semillon, Traniner, Verdelho, Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc, Merlot and Shiraz, producing 500 tonnes of fruit.
This wine is sold locally, intrastate, interstate & internationally. 
The recently refurbished winery & sales area is now one of the most modern sites in the Hunter Valley.  It boasts a contemporary wine sales area with two additional separate tasting areas, a cafĂ©, and a modern well equipped winemaking and production facility.
Drayton’s Family Wines – 160 years of pioneering endeavour and viticultural expertise embracing modern winemaking techniques – Pioneers of the Hunter – Since 1853.
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