The Yarra Valley has a brand new new food and wine festival, which, if you’re looking for a wedding venue in the Yarra Valley would be the perfect way to explore the area and sample some of the fabulous wedding venues and fine dining on offer in the region.
The festival opens on Thursday April 26, 2012 with a Grand Opening Degustation Dinner at Stones of the Yarra Valley where diners can enjoy a five course degustation dinner in the historic Barn Restaurant – a collaboration between the Yarra Valley’s finest chefs, with a menu inspired by the region’s freshest seasonal produce.
After a day of festivities, on Saturday evening, retreat to the Autumn Harvest Dinner in the gardens of De Bortoli Yarra Valley Estate where guests will mingle over canapés and sparkling with Leanne De Bortoli, chief wine maker Steve Webber and special guest James Halliday, before enjoying o a sensational six course dinner with matched wine.
The festival will end on Sunday April 29, 2012 with a Sunday Garden Party at the Healesville Racecourse. Here you can sip local artisan beers and ales, sample farm house cheese, celebrate award winning Yarra Valley Pinot Noir, take home fresh produce and marvel at a demonstration, all to the sounds of a host of talented local musicians.