Kate Lamont discovered a passion for wine and cooking while pursuing a career as a winemaker in the 1980’s.
Kate and her family now run vineyards and restaurants in Western Australia.
The business encompasses a 10,000 case per year winery and several successful ‘Lamonts’ restaurants in Cottesloe, East Perth, Margaret River and the original restaurant at the ‘Lamont’s’ winery in the Swan Valley. This winery received a “5 Star Rating” in James Halliday’s Australian Wine Companion 2008.
Kate is currently on the Tourism Australian Board and is also Chair of Tourism Western Australia. She is a past winner of the WA Telstra Business Woman of the Year.