Newstead Lund Family Vineyards


Growers harvest rewards for planting off the beaten track

Newstead Wine Farm at sunset

The established producer community would have ridiculed the idea of developing a winefarming operation anywhere along the Cape Coast between Cape Agulhas and Plettenberg Bay two decades ago. It wasn’t difficult to see the impediments — summer rainfall, high winds, distance from main markets and lack of viticultural expertise among[…]

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14 Tasting Rooms in the Western Cape You Must Visit

newstead wine farm plett

Visi magazine published an article last month entitled “14 Tasting Rooms in the Western Cape You Must Visit” and Newstead was on the list. Newstead (Est. 2013) Interior and architecture: Owners Sue and Doug Lund, with assistance from Draftech Open: Monday to Saturday from 10 am to 5 pm in season. Tastings don’t require reservations, but lunches[…]

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