Nedbank Cape Winemakers Guild Auction

Event Details
Saturday, October 5, 2019
Start Time: 
09:00 (Collection of bidder's paddles from 08:00)
End Time: 
Spier Conference Centre, Stellenbosch
VIP Lounge tickets: R1 000 pp. R5 000 refundable deposit upon registration to bid.

Recognised as South Africa's leading wine auction and open to the wine trade and general public, the Nedbank Cape Winemakers Guild Auction offers rare wines with a creative edge and great diversity of style. All the wines are crafted exclusively for the Auction by members of the Guild in small lots, representing the pinnacle of what can be achieved in South African winemaking. 

Everyone is welcome to attend the auction.

The annual Nedbank Cape Winemakers Guild Auction showcases the finest and most exclusive wines produced by some of South Africa’s leading winemakers in small quantities exclusively for this auction.

The auction is open to the public and attracts wine collectors and local and international buyers from the retail and hospitality industries. Telephonic and Proxy bidding options are available for buyers who wish to bid but are unable to attend on the day.

The 2019 Nedbank Cape Winemakers Guild Auction, the Guild’s 35th, will take place on Saturday 5 October 2019 from 09:00 and will be conducted by Richard Harvey, Master of Wine, and Giles Peppiatt of Bonhams Auctioneers in the UK.  

Further registration information and details on our Telephonic and Proxy bidding options are available from the Cape Winemakers Guild Office via email at or call Tel: +27 (0)21 852 0408.

Tickets to the VIP Lounge on Auction Day can be purchased from the Guild Office at a cost of R1 000 per person.    Registered bidders who purchase wine on the auction will have the cost of their ticket plus the ticket of one of their guests refunded to them / deducted from their total auction purchase amount. 

To register for the Auction, all bidders are required to pay a refundable deposit of R5 000.   This deposit will be returned to you if you do not purchase any wine on the auction.  Bidders who do purchase wine on the Auction will have this amount deducted from their total auction purchases.  Please register by latest Wednesday, 18th September 2019.

Please click here to view the CWG 2019 Auction Catalogue

Please click here for the list of wines on auction

Please click here for the CWG 2019 Auction Terms and Conditions