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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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Celebrate Chinese New Year in the Yarra Valley, Melbourne

恭禧發財  Happy Chinese New Year! It’s the Year of the Monkey, which is said to bring high energy and motivation. so why not come and monkey about with us and have some fun in the Yarra Valley, taste some red wine, and start the

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The 5 biggest mistakes with wine, are you guilty?

   1 The wine glass hold While it may be more comfortable to hold your wine glass  from underneath the bottom, it is not the best for the wine, as it can affect the temperature of the wine, thus adversely changing the smell and

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Meet the wineries: Domaine Chandon

“Come quickly, I’m tasting stars!” cried the Benedictine monk Dom Perignon when he tasted the first results of his novel winemaking technique. Contrary to popular belief, though, Dom Perignon was not the inventor of champagne, but as cellar master at the Benedictine abbey in

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Position Vacant: Winery Tour Guide Driver

Winery Tour Guide Driver  Permanent Part-Time Join Australia’s leading wine tour business. Enjoy your working day educating and entertaining with your fun personality and expert wine knowledge. The Australian Wine Tour Company, established in 1998, are looking for individuals with experience in or detailed

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Our 12 days of Christmas giveaway begins!

Our 12 days of Christmas countdown giveaway begins! We have 12 wonderful pieces of Yarra Valley inspired original Art by Amanda Kennedy to give away every day. All pieces are beautifully framed and valued at over $100 each and will be posted to you

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