Lenton Brae Estate

+61 8 9755 6255 Caves Road Wilyabrup
Margaret River, 6285
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Bruce and Jeanette Tomlinson established Lenton Brae Estate in 1982. The site of the vineyard was chosen after a chance conversation with Bill Pannell. Bill was the owner of Moss Wood winery and producing wines that were renowned throughout Australia and overseas. Bill had engaged Bruce to assist with the shire of Busselton’s planning requirements for dividing the Moss Wood property During a casual chat between the two men, Bill mentioned that the soils of one of the newly created properties were uniformly excellent and equal to those of the existing Moss Wood vineyard. Impressed by this information Bruce decided to purchase the property and try his hand at viticulture. The name “Lenton Brae” comes from the chapel district of Lenton in Nottingham, England. It is from here that the first Tomlinson’s migrated to Australia in 1882. Brae is a Scottish term for a small hill, which is what the Wilyabrup vineyard is situated on. Following the purchase Bruce appointed Bill Jamieson, the retired Head Read more »

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