The Faber Chronology

 

May 1997 Purchased 15 acre property, Baskerville Swan Valley
September 1998 Planted 2 acres shiraz, 1 acre chardonnay
September 1999 Planted 1 acre verdelho, 1 acre cabernet sauvignon
February 2000 Harvested first fruit – 1 tonne shiraz
September 2000 Planted 1 acre brown muscat, 1 acre petit verdot
January 2001 First release 2000 Swan Valley shiraz – 100 cases
February 2001 Harvested first chardonnay
February 2002 Harvested first verdelho, cabernet
February 2003 Harvested first petit verdot and brown muscat
December 2003 First release of Reserve Shiraz
September 2004 Commenced construction of winery
March 2005 First release of Petit Verdot
January 2006 Commissioned new winery at Faber Vineyard
May 2007 Ten year anniversary
June 2008 Completed cellar door wine studio
December 2010 Commissioned 500 barrel capacity Barrel Store
July 2011 Released first Swan Valley Liqueur Muscat
Liquor Licence - Name of Licensee: Faber Vineyard | Licence number: 6180078279 | Class of licence: Producer's Licence
Premises: 233 Haddrill Road, Baskerville WA 6056 Phone: 08 9296 0209
WARNING: Under the Liquor Control Act 1988, it is an offence: to sell or supply liquor to a person under the age of 18 years on licensed or regulated premises; or for a person under the age of 18 years to purchase, or attempt to purchase, liquor on licensed or regulated premises.