Join us for the Porongurup Wine Festival 2017. Now in it's 28th year, the festival will once again be a feast for the senses. Local wineries will present their award winning cool climate wines for you to taste. Enjoy a day of live music, fine wines, local food stalls and entertainment for the whole family. Watch culinary creations in the making at The One Wok Wonder and cooking demonstration with Anna Gare and Don Hancey. (To enter competition go to www.porongurup.com). Join one of the fun Wine Masterclasses with Dan Wegener, breaking down local Rieslings, Chardonnays, Shiraz and Pinot Noir. Grab a friend and compete in the Grape Stomping competition for fantastic prizes. Be amazed at the acrobats performance, and learn some skills at the circus workshops. Relax amongst the beautiful trees and views from Karrivale with a stunning backdrop of the Porongurup Ranges. Pre-purchased ticket price $22, at the gate purchased tickets $25, accompanied children under 18 -free. Entry includes complimentary wine tastings and a souvenir tasting glass. Masterclass tickets can be purchased on the day for $10 per person (numbers strictly limited to 30 places per session). Wine and food is able to be purchased on site.
Is there transport available to and from the festival? Yes, there definitely is! Please click on the following link to see the Busy Blue Bus transport options.
I would like to take my children, do I need to buy them tickets? No, children under the age of 18 are free. However, they need to be accompanied by an adult and present at the main gate on the day.
Can I bring my own picnic? Yes, you may bring along your own food, however please note that NO BYO ALCOHOL. There will also be a wide range of food and drinks available for purchase on the day.
Is there parking? There is ample free parking. Just follow the signs and instructions from Traffic Marshalls on the day. Please remember to designate a skipper for the day - Don't drink and drive. Alternatively, you can book bus transport, available from ALBANY (Ph: 9842 2133 www.busybluebus.com.au) DENMARK and MOUNT BARKER (Ph: 0427482400 email: firstname.lastname@example.org)
How do I enter the OWW competition? visit www.porongurup.com for further information and to download an ADULT Entry form. Entries close Fri, Feb 19th 2017.
How do i enter the Grape Stomp competition? Email your registration details to email@example.com by Fri, Feb 19th 2017, or you can register on the day. *registration details: are you entering for Adults or Kids event? both contestants names, email & phone numbers.
Adult - Pre-purchased $22 (including booking fee)
- At the gate $25
Children under 18 - Free
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For general queries regarding the Taste Great Southern festival please email email@example.com or call 08 9228 9166