How To Get To Us

The Granite Belt is an area of the Great Dividing Range in southeast Queensland, Australia centred around the town of Stanthorpe. The cool high country of the granite belt is found to the south of the Darling Downs and north of the New England Tablelands.

By road, it is 2½ hours from Brisbane, 3 hours from the Gold Coast, 9 hours from Sydney and ½ hour north of Tenterfield. The winery is situated in Glen Aplin valley just 10 minutes south of Stanthorpe. GPS coordinates for the front gate are 28" 43' 45.29 South 151" 51' 07.80 East.

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By Car

From Brisbane via Warwick

  • Get on M3 from Edward St and Alice St.
  • Take M5 and National Highway 15 to Freestone Rd in Clintonvale.
  • Turn left onto Freestone Rd
  • Follow National Highway 15 to Mount Stirling Rd in Glen Aplin
  • Turn right onto Mount Stirling Rd
  • Jester Hill Wines– 292 Mount Stirling Rd, Glen Aplin QLD 4381

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From the Gold Coast via Warwick

  • Take Campbell St to Ashmore Rd/State Route 24
  • Take State Route 90 and National Highway 15 to Freestone Rd in Clintonvale
  • Turn left onto Freestone Rd
  • Follow National Highway 15 to Mount Stirling Rd in Glen Aplin
  • Turn right onto Mount Stirling Rd
  • Jester Hill Wines– 292 Mount Stirling Rd, Glen Aplin QLD 4381

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From Goondiwindi, QLD

  • Take Sandhurst St and Old Cunningham Hwy to Leichhardt Hwy/A39/A5
  • Take National Route 42 to Texas Rd/State Route 89 in Pikedale
  • Follow Texas Rd/State Route 89 and Thorndale Rd to Mount Stirling Rd in Glen Aplin
  • Turn right onto Mount Stirling Rd
  • Jester Hill Wines– 292 Mount Stirling Rd, Glen Aplin QLD 4381

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From Armidale, NSW

  • Head north-west towards Queen Elizabeth Dr
  • Exit the roundabout onto Queen Elizabeth Dr
  • At the roundabout, take the 1st exit onto Martin St
  • Turn left onto New England Hwy/A15
  • At the roundabout, take the 2nd exit and stay on New England Hwy/A15
  • Turn left onto Mount Stirling Rd
  • Jester Hill Wines– 292 Mount Stirling Rd, Glen Aplin QLD 4381

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By Bus Charter

From Brisbane

Travel in comfort on a Crisp Coach from Brisbane or Toowoomba to Stanthorpe.

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From Tamworth

Travel in comfort on a New England Coach from Tamworth (and stops in between) to Glen Aplin or Stanthorpe.

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By Bus Tour

Jester Hill Wines welcomes bus tours. Utilise our local bus tour groups:

Please contact the Cellar Door on07 4683 4380to make a booking.

By Bike

Experience the Granite Belt at a leisurely pace, cycling the quiet country roads which string the dozens of cellar doors and foodie stops together.

A popular trail is the well-markedStanthorpe to Ballandean Bike Trail, which follows 32km of quiet country roads, starting in Stanthorpe at the picturesque creek and meandering through quaint country back roads towards Ballandean, Queensland’s most famed wine region.

Bring your own bike or let our local Stanthorpe bicycle tours and hire business,Granite Belt Bicycle Toursmake everything easy. They offer fully guided bicycle tours, a bicycle hire service (including all the biking accessories), mapped itineraries and they will deliver bikes to your accommodation and pick you up if you’ve had enough for the day.

Accommodation

There are plenty of amazing accommodation options to suit all budgets around Glen Aplin and Stanthorpe. Some of our favourites are:

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