Terms of Use / Privacy Policy

Terms of Use

Poonawatta Enterprises Pty Ltd
ABN : 72 060 148 949
Producers & Sales License : 57607706

This website and its contents are owned by Poonawatta Enterprises Pty Ltd, trading as Poonawatta Estate, Poonawatta Vineyards, Poonawatta Wines and Poonawatta. ‘Poonawatta’ in any of the stated variations, ‘us’ or ‘we’ refer to the owner of this web site. The term ‘you’ or ‘your’ refers to the viewer or user of this website. The use of this website is governed by the Terms of Use listed below. If you choose to access, view or interact with this website, you acknowledge that you are bound by these Terms of Use. The Terms of Use may be changed from time to time. Last update was 23 February 2020 and replaces all earlier Poonawatta Enterprises Pty Ltd terms and conditions contained in any document purporting to have contractual effect.

Legal Drinking Age

It is illegal for us to sell alcohol to persons under 18 years of age in Australia. By entering & confirming payment details in our online wine shop, or if arranging private tastings, you are certifying that that you are 18 years of age or older. In the case of international orders, you are certifying you are of legal drinking age in your country of residence.

Poonawatta support the DrinkWise initiative. www.drinkwise.org.au


Our prices are in Australian Dollars (AUD) and are inclusive of any Goods and Services Tax (GST) & Wine Equalisation Tax (WET) unless stated to be otherwise. We reserve the right to alter prices at any time.


We encourage trade partners, wine reviewers and media to use content from the Poonawatta web site in relation to the promotion of Poonawatta wines, the Eden Valley & Barossa regions, South Australian & Australian wine, old vines and relevant varietal based communications, however ask that you respect the ownership and trademarks of images and material by contacting us at info@poonawatta.com.au for written approval.

The contents of www.poonawatta.com.au are subject to copyright under Australian and overseas law. Unless otherwise indicated, copyright pertaining to the information within this website is owned by Poonawatta Enterprises Pty Ltd. We authorise you to view and store, without modification, digital or print copies of our copyright material contained within this website, subject to the following conditions:

The documents and images may be used solely for information purposes for personal use only, not to be used for any commercial purpose unless prior permission has been sought and written consent provided.

Any copy or printout of any document or image or portion thereof must be accompanied by the following reference: ‘image/information courtesy of Poonawatta.

Your use of any information or materials on this website is entirely at your own risk, and you waive any claims that you may have against us in relation to your use of this website, including the access of and use of any information, images and files obtained via this website.

If you consider that material has been posted on this website which contravenes your copyright or other intellectual property rights please contact us at info@poonawatta.com.au

Trade Marks

The Poonawatta trademark and other products and services referred to in this web site are trademarks of Poonawatta Enterprises Pty Ltd.

We encourage trade partners, wine reviewers and media to use content from the Poonawatta website in relation to the promotion of Poonawatta wines, the Eden Valley & Barossa regions, South Australian & Australian wine, old vines and relevant varietal based communications, however ask that you respect the ownership and trademarks of images and material by contacting us at info@poonawatta.com.au for written approval.

All registered and unregistered trade-marks which appear on this website are the property of their respective owners. In allowing you access to this website, we do not grant to you any right whatsoever to use any such trade mark. You acknowledge that you have no such rights and that none will arise by your accessing or using this website. Any use or reproduction of any of our trademarks, logos or other creative material appearing on this website without our written permission is prohibited.

Website Links

We do not endorse, approve or recommend the contents, services, products owners or operators of any website to which this website may be linked or feeds to. Links and feeds are provided solely for your convenience and you use them and the linked websites entirely at your own risk.


We do not represent that any information (including any file) obtained from or through the Poonawatta web site is free from viruses or other faults or defects. You agree that the entire risk arising out of downloading and use of such remains with you and we are not liable to you for any loss or damage in relation to any virus, fault or defect. You also waive any claims that you may have against us otherwise arising out of or in relation to your use of this website.

This site supports secured sockets layer (SSL) based transactions.

Payment, Shipping and Delivery

By registering your details to purchase wine online from www.poonawatta.com.au your pricing for freight and shipping will be calculated based on your delivery address and membership status. No obligation to sell the goods will arise until we accept your order and receive payment. Orders cannot be cancelled once accepted, unless by arrangement with us.

We accept Visa, MasterCard, American Express and bank transfer. Credit card details are transmitted through a secure server using Stripe Eftpos. Card data is not kept after processing.

Orders are despatched regularly via Freight, or Australia Post if delivery is to a PO Box, and shipping timeframes are estimated at between three to ten business days within Australia, depending on your location. If our nominated contractor does not deliver to a remote or specific location, we will advise you of the nearest possible delivery point. While we will use all reasonable endeavours to deliver by any requested or agreed date, we do not guarantee delivery on that date and we are not liable for any loss resulting from late delivery.

Poonawatta can ship orders overseas and offer tax free pricing for orders being sent to international addresses. For more information on international shipping and delivery, please email info@poonawatta.com.au

Wine is perishable and can be affected by extremes of temperature. At times, we will delay shipment of your wine during conditions of temperature extremes, and avoid shipping in such conditions. However, the shipping of wine is trusted to third parties and at times exposure to temperature extremes may occur outside of our control. Poonawatta is not responsible for wine that is damaged by extreme weather conditions during shipment.

Anyone at the nominated delivery address who receives the goods is presumed to be authorised to receive the goods. The recipient of the delivery must be 18 years of age or older. Risk and title in the goods passes to you upon delivery of the goods to the delivery address.


While every attempt will be made to keep vintage information current on the web site, vintages are subject to change. We will advise you by email or telephone if the vintage ordered is no longer available and you will have the option to confirm, change or cancel your order.

Privacy Policy

In accordance with the Privacy Act 1988, Poonawatta takes your privacy very seriously and will make every attempt to maintain confidentiality of your personal information. Poonawatta takes all reasonable steps to store your personal information securely. We use your information to process orders as instructed by you, to personalise your online shopping experience and to provide regular updates and communication (if applicable).

Customer Satisfaction Policy

In the very unlikely event you are not completely satisfied with your purchase of Poonawatta wines or merchandise, please email info@poonawatta.com.au | M: 0448 031880 so that we can resolve any problems.


This website is for information purposes only. We make every effort to ensure that the contents of this website are correct and up to date. However, Poonawatta makes no warranty as to the completeness, accuracy or reliability of the information and, subject to applicable laws, we do not accept any liability for damages of any kind resulting from the access or use of this site and its contents.

The information contained within this website is subject to change without notice.

Last updated 23 February 2020.

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