c. 1840 a Land Grant of 100 acres was made to John Jenkins Peacock
|Current Size:||20 acres (8 Ha), comprising 4Ha vines and 4Ha dams, gardens, roads etc.|
|Vines Planted:||Shiraz - 1968-69 &1995, Cabernet Sauvignon- 1968-69, Chardonnay- c.1984, Cabernet Franc- reworked 2003|
|Soil:||Sandy Loam/Sandy clay loam|
|Trellissing:||VSP (Vertical Shoot Positioning)|
|Vine Row Orientation:||North-South|
|Pruning:||June, July, August -hand pruning|
|Harvest:||January, February, March depending on variety & style|
|Production:||600-1,500 dozen depending on seasonal conditions|
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