Hanwood is a small rural village surrounded by citrus and grape farms. The town is located five kilometres south of Griffith. The village is serviced by a primary school, general store, post office and butchery. Hanwood is known for its wineries with McWilliam''s and Piromit Wines open for tastings. McWilliam''s Winery was established in 1913 and has a barrel-shaped tasting room. Catania Fruit Salad Farm is located in Hanwood and is open for tours from Monday to Saturday at 1.30pm during March through to November.