'Grapes of Mirth' Comedy & Wine in the Pyrenees Sunday 20th October 2019

by David Jones | October 15, 2019

The biggest comedy lineup the Pyrenees has ever seen is coming to town!

Grapes of Mirth is heading to the Avoca Shire Turf Club for the first time- combining our three favourite things; comedy, wine and people.

On Sunday the 20th of October get ready for 6 hours of comedy, music, wine gourmet food and good times. Five of Australia's best comedians, and of course your host Merrick Watts.  The ultimate festival day with five headline comedy sets, a host with the most, and some sweet DJ tunes. Only the best Pyrenees wines, including Dalwhinnie Wines, will be there on the day.

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PYRENEES UNEARTHED WINE FESTIVAL in Avoca Saturday 6th April 2019

by David Jones | March 02, 2019

Pyrenees Unearthed will showcase the award-winning wines that the Pyrenees region has to offer. A day of wine, food and music!
Taking place on Saturday 6th April along the banks of the beautiful Avoca River, the event will be held between 11 am and 5 pm
A fun filled day for all, couples, singles and families are very welcome to come along to enjoy an afternoon of fabulous local produce, live music and wines by the glass, as well as free kids activities and masterclasses for purchase. (Children entry by gold coin donation).
Don't miss your chance to pick up rare release wines at the wine auction.
Dalwhinnie will be there alongside the other Pyrenees Region wineries - save the date - a great day out!

Early bird tickets $22pp until 25 March, then $25pp.
$30pp on the day at the gate.
Children entry by gold coin donation.

A shuttle bus will be available to transport people from Ballarat to Avoca, and from Maryborough to Avoca, and return each way.

3 Masterclasses will be held during the day - and each is limited to 20 places. $25 pp for 30-45 mins.

Visit Ballarat Pyrenees Shire Council Tickets available via


FROMAGE A TROIS Cheese Festival at Werribee Mansion Sunday 24 March 2019

by David Jones | March 02, 2019

Come and visit us in the Pyrenees Wine Region marquee at Fromage a Trois – where cheese lovers gather for a day of cheesy indulgence and superb wines!
Set in the stunning surrounds of Werribee Park Mansion, Fromage a Trois Cheese Festival will take you from farm gate to picnic blanket, with the best in artisan cheese and local produce.
Meet the makers, sample their wares and pair those delicious cheeses with handcrafted wine, beer cider or spirits for a leisurely picnic out on the lawn.
Watch chefs and cheesemakers in action, enjoy the live music and indulge with your cheese-loving friends, old and new.

Ticket price includes entry, entertainment, samples and festival glass to keep.
Entry is free for children 14 and under, when entering with a full paying adult

This Wyndham City event is proudly supported by Major Sponsor, Pyrenees Wines