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SCULPTOR IN RESIDENCE – PETER LUNDBERG

Thompson Estate invites you to our vineyard to view an exhibition of works by internationally acclaimed and renowned sculptor from Vermont USA, Peter Lundberg. Peter is Thompson Estate’s first Sculptor in Residence and creates monumental sculptures from earth, concrete and steel. He also casts works in bronze, working from clay models. Peter’s works are held […]

THOMPSON SERVED THOMPSON BY THOMPSON!

Qantas Flight Attendant, Tania Thompson served Dr Peter Thompson AM with his own wine on flight Sunday 23 February 2014 From Tania’s email to Peter … “I flew to Perth again yesterday and once again had your wine on board. Again we went through several bottles and it was very well received. I enjoyed telling passengers […]

SCULPTURE BY THE SEA

Listen to Peter Thompson’s recent interview with Radio West Proud sponsors of Bondi 2011, 2012 & 2013. Cottesloe 2012, 2013 & 2014 VIEW SCULPTURE BY THE SEA WEBSITE HERE

UNIVERSITY OF WESTERN AUSTRALIA’S CENTENARY

In celebration of the University of Western Australia’s Centenary of Achievement, the University Club in Association with Thompson Estate are proud to announce a limited edition Centenary Range of wines through the UWA’s Club Reception. Order by downloading UWA’s CENTENARY WINE – SPECIAL LAUNCH OFFER ORDER FORM HERE and fax to 6488 4832 or email info@universityclub.uwa.edu.au

WINTER TALK – JUNE 2013

DOWNLOAD A PRINTABLE PDF VERSION OF OUR SEASONAL NEWSLETTER: WINTER TALK – JUNE 2013 EXTENSIONS – New gate DR BENJAMIN LEWIN Cabernet sauvignon Dr Benjamin Lewin visited Thompson Estate to complete the research on his upcoming book on Cabernet Sauvignon. His visit to Thompson Estate included a vertical tasting of cabernets from 2003 to the present. […]

SUMMER TALK – FEBRUARY 2013

DOWNLOAD A PRINTABLE PDF VERSION OF OUR SEASONAL NEWSLETTER: SUMMER TALK – FEBRUARY 2013 Vineyard The vines are looking healthy and heading towards an early vintage with the recent hot weather. Over Christmas the weather was so hot that we had to protect some of the delicate white grapes with a trickle of irrigation to cool […]

AROUND THE WINERY

The Poulenc selective mechanical harvester can separate grapes from material other than grape (MOG) in the vineyard, improving fruit quality and minimising the need for a sorting team . Precious cargo. Thompson Estate Chardonnay being sent off site for bottling.       In November, Thompson Estate combined with Gabriel Chocolate for a Gourmet Event, […]