BALI South Thames presents Exclusive Vineyard Tour Denbies Wine Estate

BALI South Thames presents Exclusive Vineyard Tour Denbies Wine Estate

South Thames

  • 02:30 PM - 07:30 PM, 10 July 2018

Denbies Wine Estate Ltd, London Road, Dorking, Surrey, RH5 6AA

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Bookings are open now for the BALI South Thames' spectacular Denbie's Wine Estate tour, including refreshments throughout the day, a cold buffet lunch, RHS Hampton Court GoLandscape show garden presentation and guided tour.

  • Description

    BALI's South Thames' committee members are delighted to announce an exclusive tour of the famous Denbies Wine Estate this July. The event, which is now open for bookings, will start with welcome drinks on arrival, a chance to network with those guests arriving and a cold sandwhich buffet. From 4pm, an introduction and 'Behind-the-Scenes GoLandscape Show Garden' presentation from RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show will be presented by BALI Registered Contractor The Outdoor Room's Managing Director David Dodd, owner of Pots & Pithoi, who are also kindly sponsoring the event.

    Following the presentation, their will be a tour of the vineyard and a sumptous lunch, with refreshments throughout the day.

    The presenation will provide a fascinating insight into what it took to deliver the GoLandscape garden at Hampton Court Flower Show this year. With a panel of those key individuals involved in the design and build, the BALI South Thames committee hope to explore the key points that enabled it to happen, whilst looking at the benefits not only to the GoLandscape initiative and those directly involved, but also to the industry as a whole. Following the afternoon discussion, there will be an exclusive tour of the Denbie’s Wine Estate.

    Panel members: 

    Jake Catling – The Landscaping Consultants – Contractor

    Mark Britton – The Outdoor Room – Contractor

    Rosemary Coldstream (Designer)

    Anna Butterfield (Designer)

    Gemma Lake RHS Show Manager Hampton Court

    Stephen Ensell BALI Education Officer

    Information on the tour:

    The Outdoor Vineyard Train Tour takes visitors at a leisurely pace, through the vineyard offering magnificent panoramic views over the Vineyard and North Downs. The tour lasts approximately 45 minutes.

    15:00 - 16:00 - Welcome drinks and cold sandwich buffet 

    16:00 - 16:30 - Sponsor, Pots & Pithoi

    16:30 - 18:15 - Behind the Scenes - GoLandscape Garden Construction at RHS Hampton Court

    18:30 - Vineyard Tour

    19:15 - Departure 

    Tickets cost £40 +vat for BALI members and £45 +vat for Non-BALI members. You can book a place using the booking form on this page.