Waiheke’s highest vineyard with spectacular views. Linger at Thomas’s Bach restaurant enjoy long lunch and early dining. Seasonal plates and High Tea & Bubbles. Lunch, early dinner dining and wine tasting all day. Bookings not required for small groups – we look forward to welcoming you.
Parties in The Hedge. Book to enjoy your own special long table event. This private space can be booked for 20 – 45 people. Perfect for birthdays, celebrations, hen’s parties and all those special occasions including weddings. State-of-the-art gravity flow winery. Cellar door open for wine tastings and wine sales. Batch produces wines crafted in small lots without compromise. With vines growing for up to 20 years Thomas Estate grows quality Syrah, Cabernet Sauvignon, Pinot Gris, Chardonnay and Flora. Thomas & Sons is our premium wine developing a passionate following.
A unique addition to the Waiheke wine destination Batch is the only island winery producing and bottling sparkling wines on site. Light and refreshing bubbles include Sparkling Rosé and Riesling.
Surrounded by Whakanewha Regional Park. Pick up a Batch trail map and walk to waterfalls before lunch. Trail Map essential – collect at Batch. Batch Courtesy Coach connects Matiatia to Batch every hour from 10.30am departure downtown. (Timetable online).
Summer hours: Open daily 11am – 8.30pm
Winter hours: Open Fri/ Sat & Sun 11am – 5pm Check website
From Matiatia ferry terminal the Batch Courtesy Coach connects Matiatia to Batch every hour from 10.30am departure downtown. (Timetable online).
Groups – book and confirm the coach before your visit.