Helen and Joey Estate is located in the prestigious Yarra Valley, just 45km east of Melbourne. This cool climate wine growing region has a tradition of producing Premium Cabernet Sauvignon (and Bordeaux blends), Shiraz, Pinot Noir and Chardonnay. The cool continental climate, paired with substantial average rainfall provide excellent grape growing conditions. Their estate is located in the sub region of Gruyere which is home to many internationally recognized and iconic producers who all share the same soil type and aspect of our Estate.
An eclectic combination of winery, restaurants, and retail stores, Cooper's Hawk is the brain-child of entrepreneur Tim McEnery, who opened the first winery and restaurant in 2005. Operations have since expanded to 30 locations in eight states. The uniquely modern yet casual dining experience, coupled with an exclusive and active wine club (300,000 members), has led to more than 200 wine awards. In 2010, Cooper's Hawk was named "Hot Concept" Winner by Nations Restaurant News.