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We answer your Frequently Asked Questions

Can we drink on board? The nature of our tour means we do not allow consumption of alcohol or food on board the bus. Look elsewhere for a party bus. What time do we get back to Melbourne? You get back to Melbourne between

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Welcoming two special guests and their dogs to the Yarra Valley

At AWTC our passion is to bring the sights, sounds and above all the taste of Victoria’s wine regions to all. And we like to think we do a pretty good job, with affordable, innovative tours in luxurious air-conditioned buses driven by expert tour

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Tips for First Timers Going on Yarra Valley Wine Tours

The Yarra Valley is famous for being home to the Chardonnay and Pinot Noir. Even better than this, the valley is also famed for being one of the best destinations in Australia for the ultimate wine tour experience. Here’s a guide for first timers

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Dreamt of exploring Italy’s countryside and wine regions?

If you’re reading this you’re obviously a food and wine lover, just like us! We’ve got a special offer for our Italian wine lovers, for an incredible tour to Italy in March 2017 thanks to our friends at Transair. If you’ve always wanted to travel and explore

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4 Yarra Valley events that you won’t want to miss this winter

Just because we’ve got Antarctic blasts making Melbourne feel icy cold at the moment, does not mean you can hibernate all winter long, or you’ll risk missing all the fun. The Yarra Valley turns on a different side during winter, with warm open fires, deep

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Beyond the Yarra – the Western Victoria Ultimate Food and Wine Escape

Grampians lookout As convenient as it is to Melbourne, there’s far more to Victorian wine growing than the Yarra Valley. Anyone prepared to travel a little further afield will be rewarded with majestic scenery and sparsely populated pastoral regions scattered with charming little towns

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Celebrate the Food and Wine Festival in the Yarra Valley

March is just around the corner, and that means the Melbourne Food and Wine Festival is almost upon us. This fortnight-long celebration of all that’s great about our local food and wine scene is not to be missed for foodies and wine lovers alike.

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