Balnaves of Coonawarra understand the importance of supporting community events and charities and are proud to support the following organisations:

  • Penola High School
  • Penola Primary School
  • Mother Mary Mackillop School
  • Stand Like Stone Foundation
  • Swinging with the Stars
  • Naracoorte Polocrosse
  • Penola Acoustic Music Festival
  • Motor Neurone Disease South Australia
  • Penola Show Association
  • Penola Golf Club
  • Penola Football Club
  • Penola Netball Club
  • Penola Sports Club
  • Penola Coonawarra Arts Festival
  • Cancer Council of South Australia
  • Coonawarra Running Festival
  • Penola Petanque Club
  • Cancer Council: The Lung Foundation South Australia
  • Mo-Vember charity
  • Royal Flying Doctor Service
  • MacKay Childrens Centre Raffle
  • Humpty dumpty foundation
  • Food Bank South Australia
  • Variety – The Children’s Charity of South Australia
  • SAHMRI: Neil Sachse Spinal Cord Research Centre
  • South Australian Wine Industry Association

The family are also highly active in voluntary groups such as:

  • Meals on Wheels
  • Coonawarra Vignerons Association
  • Penola Pipe Band
  • Stand Like Stone Foundation
  • Penola National Trust
  • South Australian Wine Industry Association
  • Penola Town Square Committee

Balnaves endeavours to give back to the community through a variety of charities and sponsorships. While we would love to help all great causes, we receive an overwhelming number of requests each year and simply cannot support every request we receive. To apply for sponsorship or a donation please complete the Sponsorship Request From and email to