Sydney Wine Festival

In three weekends time, 60 wineries with over 350 wines to showcase will come together for the inaugural Sydney Wine Festival at Rosehill Racecourse. Over the weekend of the 14th and 15th of October, you can sample your favourite wines including reds, whites, rosés and bubbles from wineries across NSW. There will also be 15…

Discover Victoria’s Hidden Gem: The Moorabool Valley Wine Region

WORDS KIRSTIE BEDFORD  A burgeoning food and wine region in a pocket of Victoria many people have probably never heard of is the State’s newest tourist trail. The Moorabool Valley, tucked away north-west of Geelong, is one of Australia’s finest cool climate wine regions and has been creating quality wines for decades. Tourism Great Geelong…

Stop and Taste Rosés

As the weather gets warmer and the days get longer, nothing is more appealing than sitting out in the sunshine with a glass of your favourite refreshing drop in hand. Synonymous with hot, hazy days and perfect for picnics, outdoor parties and long brunches, rosé is this season’s biggest trend. Its vibrant colour and hallmark…

Show off Your French Flair at this Spring Soirée

Although you might not make it to the French countryside this spring, there’s no reason why you can’t celebrate the warmer weather in provincial style! Melbourne’s Henry & The Fox are bringing the traditional French garden party to your doorstep, with an evening out on the terrace complete with Champagne, cheese, French fare and even…

Read Our Exclusive Interview with Glenn McGrath on Cricket and His Love of Wine

 Humble is the word that comes to mind after speaking with Glenn McGrath. Despite being one of Australia’s greatest former international cricketers, the co-founder and president of the McGrath Foundation that supports over 100 breast cancer nurses across Australia and a successful corporate speaker, commentator and coach, McGrath doesn’t think of himself as a role…

Tickets Go on Sale to Wine Island Today

This November, the picturesque Clark Island in the heart of Sydney Harbour will transform into Wine Island with over 100 wines to try, alongside food from award-winning chef Warren Turnbull (Banc, Assiette and Chur), music, masterclasses and more. From Friday 10 November to Sunday 12 November, you can enjoy top drops from 37 of New…

Next Stop, Wine Country!

Jump onboard the Vino Express this October and be transported from Sydney’s Central Station to the magic of Orange’s Wine Festival. The three-day premium food and wine package include two nights accommodation in a four-star hotel, a behind the scenes ‘Barrel to Bottle’ experience at a top quality vineyard, a local Sparkling Vino Express breakfast,…

Our Top 5 Father’s Day Alcohol Gifts

Run out of ideas yet again this Father’s Day? Don’t panic, we’ve got you covered with a range of beer, wine and spirits gifts to suit every dad’s tastes and most are guaranteed to arrive before Sunday 3 September. A Six-Pack of Beers with Your Dad’s Name on It Say thanks and pick up a…

$38 Boutique Wine Wins Best Australian Pinot Noir

It’s affordable, it’s boutique and it’s been named best pinot noir in Australia. The Bellarine Peninsula, a cool climate wine region in Victoria, is well known for its award-winning pinot noir and now it’s one of the smaller local wine brand’s turn to assume the mantle. Yes said the Seal’s 2016 Pinot Noir was considered as…

Melbourne: A Winter Wine Bar Laneway Pop-Up Is Coming to You This Weekend

From this Friday to Sunday, the Winemakers of Rutherglen in Victoria will transform one of Melbourne’s iconic laneways into a winter wine bar with fairy lights, wine barrels, Australian foliage, communal furniture and a mock cellar door. Free to enter, members of the public can meet the winemakers and sample and learn about their wines,…