Family winemakers since 1902

Ngatarawa continues over 110 years of Corban family winemaking in New Zealand. We are vignerons, winemakers, proprietors and custodians an enduring vision – to make wines that reflect both the unique personality of place and the people who make it.


Assid Abraham Corban founded Corban’s Wines in the rugged gumlands of Henderson, West Auckland.


AA Corban exhibiting table wine at the Royal Easter Show in Auckland.


Wadier, Zarefy and Annisie selling wine in Taranaki


Annis Corban samples wine made by his son Alex Corban upon his graduation from Roseworthy College, South Australia.


Wadier and Khaleil Corban at the planting of new company vineyards in Gisborne.


Najib Corban on his last working day at Corban’s Vineyards after a 65-year working life.


Alwyn Corban founds Ngatarawa wines continuing the family lineage as a fourth generation New Zealand winemaker.


Brian, Najib and Joe Corban at the planting of the Centennial Vineyard at Ngarawara to celebrate 100 years of family winemaking on New Zealand.


Three generations of the Corban family celebrate winning a gold trophy at the London Wine Awards.


Brian and Alwyn Corban launch the Ngatarawa Proprietors Reserve range celebrating classic Hawkes Bay varietals.