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Snake + Herring

Open Thursday through to Monday, 11-4pm
3763 Caves Rd, Wilyabrup WA 6280
  • Paid Tastings
  • Seated Tastings
  • Cellar Sales
    Cellar Sales
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    Open for Business
  • Seated Tastings
    Seated Tastings

Described by James Halliday as ”one of the most experienced winemakers in Western Australia”, Tony “Snake” Davis has over 25 years’ winemaking experience across the renowned wine regions of Oregon, Burgundy, Beaujolais, Tasmania, South Australia and of course, Western Australia.

Redmond “Herring” Sweeny is an accountant by trade and a sports-mad, wine-addict by passion. Staunchly Western Australian and proud of it. Redmond is an experienced marketing professional with years of sales and distribution under his belt.

In 2011 these two chaps met, collaborated and Snake and Herring The Wine Odyssey was created.

At the heart of the business are well-founded partnerships with talented growers. Snake and Herring work collaboratively with their growers to ensure that sustainability and quality are expertly balanced.

Their wines are an expression of the individual sites and styles and they employ innovative wine making techniques to get the best out of the fruit. Handpicking, whole bunches, small batches, wild fermentation, raw juices and big barrels all work to build wines with texture and complexity. And it hasn’t gone unnoticed. 9 years on with a swag of trophies and gold medals to their name, Snake and Herring now have a Cellar Door on Caves Road in the heart of the Margaret River Wine Region.

Featured stories

The Ultimate Food Lover’s Giveaway with Snake + Herring and Yarri

The Ultimate Food Lover’s GiveawayAnd 4 reasons you need to win it In partnership with the legends behind Snake + Herring Wines, Your Margaret River Region is giving away the ultimate food lover’s experience along the region’s iconic Caves Road. The winner will receive a personalised tasting and tour for two at the S...

Everything You Should Be Drinking This Summer

Everything You Should Be Drinking This SummerFrom rosé and sour beers to bespoke summer cocktails and bloody mary brunches. Summer really is when all of the good stuff is poured. Coffee is a year round necessity and hot chocolate is pretty good on a winter’s day; but the smorgasbord of summer bevvies is unmatched by any ...

How To: Pairing Vintage Wine & Vinyl

Vintage Wine and Records Top of the Pops! Snake + Herring show us how to pair music with wine If you like music and you like wine, grab yourself a bottle or two from Snake + Herring and whack on a record – because all the wines are named after songs. Tony (Snake) Davis, and Redmond (Herring) Sweeney – the brai...

Plan Your Trip: Featured Itineraries

Margaret River On Tour – 7 Day Family Friendly Margaret River Itinerary

  • 6 nights accommodation for two adults & two children
  • 1 x private wine tour
  • Forest Adventures passes
  • Lake Cave passes
  • Cape Leeuwin Lighthouse passes

7 Days of Winter in Your Margaret River Region

  • 6 nights accommodation for two adults & two children
  • 1 x private wine tour
  • Forest Adventures passes
  • Lake Cave passes
  • Cape Leeuwin Lighthouse passes

Google Reviews

04
Sep
2020
I have always driven past here without going in and now realise what a mistake I have been making. We were taken here on a wine tour. They have great wine and the seated wine tasting was well done. Kate
25
Jun
2020
Good little wine tasting set up. Welcoming staff, with good varieties of wine. Pay to taste, but comes off purchases. Sean Sinclair
18
Apr
2019
Very friendly service and good wine selection. the wines are not pushed to sale. if you eat at Yarring and show your receipt, you get 15%off Ric Diez
02
Jan
2020
Loved S&H! Drank their wine before at Yarri, but visiting the cellar door is definitely worth it. Hopefully you get Alex — he was great! Stayed open late for us, and was an absolute cracker! Bought loads of wine + T-shirts and games. Can’t wait to go back! Kat Hannaford
31
Dec
2019
Great location, friendly team members and the wine was superb. If you go to yarri at Dunsborough beforehand you get 15% discount on the wine. Cellar door has great outdoor location where you can bring your own hamper or have the team create you one at the cellar. Cheryl Millar
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