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Alpine Valleys Wine Picnic
14 01 2012 - 14 01 2012
Bright and District -


Savour the Magic of Summer in the Alpine High Country....... 

Awaken your senses with a weekend showcase of delicious regional food and exciting cool climate wines from the spectacular Alpine Valleys.    

At Saturday’s Alpine Valleys' wine Picnic, the flavours of the Alpine Valleys will come together in Howitt Park, Bright.  Savour the region’s innovative wine styles and an array of mouthwatering dishes on the leafy banks of the Ovens River. Taste Alpine as you wander through the stalls.  Dangle your feet in the cool, mountain waters and relax to cruisy live music into the night. 

On Sunday, the Alpine Valleys wineries, restaurants and farmgates throw open their doors to welcome visitors to a range of special events.   Explore the Valleys in person and discover live music performances, special cellar door releases, al fresco lunches, wine and food matching, tours, a beer-fest and much more.  Take advantage of the Murray to Mountains Rail Trail and cycle between venues, or enjoy the scenic drive along Victoria’s Great Alpine Road.

Calendar of Events

Friday January 13th 

Michelini Wines 6-9pm
Salciccie e Vino
Italian sausages cooked on the Aussie BBQ! $ 10.00 per person
Wines by the glass available. Bookings on (03) 5751 1990

Gapsted Wines 12-3pm
Wine Lovers Picnic - Relax with a picnic on the lawns complete
with a regional produce hamper and a bottle of Gapsted Wine.
Bookings Essential (03) 5751 1383


Saturday January 14th 

Alpine Valleys Wine Picnic 4-10pm
A true gourmet experience with local wine, beer, food & music.  
Howitt Park, Bright
FREE ENTRY – purchase wine/beer glass

Sunday January 15th 

Ringer Reef 10am
 Enjoy a leisurely brunch on the landing
Bookings essential Ph (03) 5756 2805

Boyntons 12.30pm
Lunch on the Terrace with Chef Hamish Nugent, $80 per person including 5 courses, match with Boyntons Feathertop wines.Bookings Essential (03) 5756 2356



Bright and District