The Granite Belt is an area of the Great Dividing Range in south-east 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.

Jester Hill Wines is situated in Glen Aplin valley just 10 minutes south of Stanthorpe.


  • Proceed south from Stanthorpe along the New England Highway (Australian Highway 15).
  • After 11 km you will reach the village of Glen Aplin where you turn right into Mt Sterling Road.
  • A little dog-leg will take you to the bridge over the Severn River and then straight ahead for three km and the entrance to the vineyard is on the right at 292 Mt Sterling Road, Glen Aplin.

GPS co-ordinates for the front gate are 28″ 43′ 45.29 South 151″ 51′ 07.80 East