LOCATION: The Esplanade, Balmoral Beach
EVENT DESCRIPTION: Immerse yourself in the Hunter Valley way of life and unearth the tastes, sights and stories of the beautiful wine soaked haven at one of Sydney’s great icons, Balmoral Beach. Meander through the myriad of stalls and sample gourmet delights, or just sit back in the sunshine and enjoy the live music from Soul Shack Entertainment amongst an exquisite fusion of wine, food and good company.
LOCATION: Wahroonga Park, Wahroonga
EVENT DESCRIPTION: On the day you will be able to taste and buy premium and award winning wines – as well as meet the winemakers themselves. There will be over 130 wines available for you to try, as well as a huge selection of local produce and gourmet food stalls.
LOCATION: Clark Island, Sydney Harbour
EVENT DESCRIPTION: Anchored over 3 days on Clark Island, this is the place where you can feel like you’re leaving the city while entering the very heart of it. Upon arrival, it’s a matter of choose your own adventure – you can discover boutique wineries from Australia & Abroad; hit the hillside and sip some award-winning wines at Unwined with Cellarmasters; get competitive in our island games and treasure hunts; or learn a bunch of things at the Wine Selectors masterclasses. Fishing for food? The Island will be serving up satiable sustenance from Chur Burger Food Trucks including juicy burgers, loaded fries, Mediterranean pitas, fluffy boa buns, Hunter Valley Cheese Co. platters, Ralston Bros. oysters and finish it all with a gelato and coffee from N2 Gelato.
LOCATION: Nelson Bay CBD & Apex Park
EVENT DESCRIPTION: It’s Spring! and the seasonal flavours of Port Stephens are on show at Tastes at the Bay this November 3-5. Enjoy free live jazz, fabulous food and locally made wines and craft beer on tasting all weekend, throughout the Nelson Bay CBD and Apex Park.
LOCATION: 132, Lovedale Road, Lovedale 2325
EVENT DESCRIPTION: We warmly invite you to a celebration on site at the winery honouring our 40th year of winemaking. Guests will indulge in 4 delightful courses prepared by Lovedale’s very own chef Ros Baldwin, matched with a careful selection of Allandale’s finest wines, new & old.
Dresscode: lounge suit, but prepare to kick off your shoes later in the night as Sydney band OxyGen fire up the dance floor- it is a party after all! Reservations are essential.
Further details to be announced.
LOCATION: Lovedale, 2325
EVENT DESCRIPTION: The Lovedale Long Lunch is a progressive style lunch where food and wine lovers are invited to discover the wonders of Lovedale. Each May, a decadent line up of the Hunter Valley’s leading chefs team up with seven of Lovedale’s finest wineries and local entertainment for a weekend of foodie fun.