John and Libby Staley, with daughter, Megan, her husband, Shane, and youngest grandson, Lewis, have all had hands-on involvement in the establishment of vineyards ? clearing bushland, rock picking, stick picking and planting, etc. The soils are gravelly loam over a clay granite base; the vineyard has a western aspect and is 5km from the Indian Ocean. Plantings include shiraz, cabernet sauvignon, merlot, semillon and sauvignon blanc. Exports to Hong Kong, Japan and Singapore.
Lot 547 Caves Road, Wilyabrup, WA 6284 (postal)
(08) 9756 6888