The Nedbank Cape Winemakers Guild 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 2018 Nedbank Cape Winemakers Guild Auction, the Guild’s 34th, will take place on Saturday 29 September 2018 from 09:00. 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.

Auction Day Programme for registered bidders: 

Please note change of Auction Format:

08:00 – 09:00 Collection of Auction Paddles

08:00 – 11:00 Informal Tasting of 2018 CWG Auction Wines for registered bidders

07:30 – 09:00:  Breakfast buffet in VIP Lounge

09:00 – 13:30 : Auction (estimated end of auction is 13:30)

13:30 – 14:30:  Post Auction Celebration Buffet lunch in VIP Lounge

Refreshments to be served:

Tea, Coffee and MCC will be available throughout the day

Breakfast and Lunch served before and after the auction in the VIP Lounge

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.

Registration for the Auction and sales of VIP Lounge tickets will close on Wednesday, 19 September 2018.

Click here for a list of the 2018 Auction Wines

Click here to download the 2018 CWG Auction Catalogue