Client Story: Lake Breeze Wines


Adelaide Hills Lawns & Gardens (AHLG) is a premium garden and landscaping company offering residential and commercial maintenance, landscaping construction, and specialised turf and irrigation services. Led by Directors Jarrad Tait and Luke Timmins, the business has experienced huge growth in only a few short years and now has a team of 60 employees.

Founded by Jack Fletcher in 2012, Controlled Innovation is a specialist mechanical services electrical contractor with a strong focus on design and installation of air conditioning and ventilation systems.

Over 130 years ago, Arthur Follett established the first vineyards on his Langhorne Creek property. The Follett family went on to become successful grape growers and dairy farmers – but if someone had told him then, that they would become one of Australia’s most awarded small wineries, with a restaurant, B&B, and event centre, he would probably never have believed it.

Entrepreneur Steve O’Connor has run lots of different businesses over the years – but without a doubt, the Union Bridge Brewery and Distillery has been his biggest endeavour and challenge.

Patch Kitchen & Garden in Stirling has gone through a revival in the last few months with new owners taking the helm and transforming the space into a fresh new restaurant in the Adelaide Hills.

Chris Longwill recently decided to make a career change that would allow him more time with his young family while combining three of his passions: people, finance, and property.

Dawn Patrol Coffee was first established in South Australia in 2014 by Dom Ossa and Nick Suggitt. They shared a passion for great coffee and wanted to find a way to buy and showcase different brew methods and share insights on coffee production with customers.

In 2008, Danielle Frankish and Tanya Agius started Let Them Eat with a goal of moving vegan and vegetarian food “out of the ‘hippie’ stereotype into the mainstream” to create wholesome, healthy and tasty food for all.

Service Air is a privately owned and operated air conditioning business located in Darwin, NT. The company offers heating, ventilation, air conditioning and refrigeration (HVACR) solutions to commercial and industrial businesses, as well as preventive maintenance and 24-hour repair services to both public and private clients throughout the greater Darwin area.

What lengths would you go to if you wanted to save a forest? That’s a question our client, David Cross, has spent the last five years of his life answering, as well as considerable sums of money – on a forest next to his family farm in Belvidere, SA.

The idea for Rap Joinery began about four years ago when three close friends – Antoni Falanga, Paul Dente and Ryan Fry – started toying with the idea of opening their own cabinet making business. The three had all been working together at another joinery business so they decided to take the leap and go into business for themselves.

The Lady Burra Brewhouse began as a start-up business in 2015, and today is the only operational microbrewery in the Adelaide CBD. Named after the infamous “Lady Burra”, Elizabeth Lilian Oliver – whose colourful history includes being the only South Australian woman ever to be hanged – the brewhouse features both a complete on-site brewery and restaurant, featuring traditional pub fare with a Portuguese twist.