Participating Restaurant

Contentious Character


Modern Australian, Pizzas, Woodfired Cooking, Shared Plates.

Contentious Character is a contemporary vineyard estate with winery, cellar door, kitchen, and event facilities, in the hills of Wamboin, 15 minutes from Canberra Airport, where a unique and comprehensive wine tasting experience is the rule of the day. Experience the half or full monty traversing wines from the Founders Museum Collection of old world style vintages and recent vintages from Contentious Character that bring a fresh new world twist to the old world styles. Look across the vineyard and surrounding countryside while the kitchen serves up a fresh, local sharing menu, paired to the wines, for special times, with family and friends.

Opening Times

Lunch & dinner: Thu-Sat 11am-9pm
Lunch: Sun 11am-5pm


810 Norton Road
Wamboin , 2620 , NSW


Tel. +61 2 6238 3830


Cellar Door, Country Venue, In a Winery, Outdoor Dining, Pets Allowed, Private Dining Room, Suitable for Functions, Views.

Price Range

$$$$ ~ $$$$


Fully Licensed (no BYO)

Contentious Character