Looking for things to do this weekend? Here are five fab ideas to tempt you.
Food & Wine – Brosé Night, Rutherglen
Celebrate the arrival of the warmer weather with a glass of rosé and of course a local Brosé at Thousand Pound Wine Bar and Store Rutherglen.
Local and regional winemakers will showcase their best drops of pink. Complimentary tastings available from 5:00pm to 6:30pm.
Classic Cars – Show ‘n’ Shine and Swap Meet, Myrtleford
The Myrtleford Show ‘n’ Shine and Swap Meet is a static display of classic and custom cars in conjunction with stalls selling motoring memorabilia, motoring merchandise and car spares.
Saturday’s event also features food stalls, live music, a fashion show and demonstrations by the Speedway Club and State Emergency Service demonstrating the Jaws of Life.
Beer Festival – Wangaratta Oktoberfest, Malt Shed
Everything German is about to hit the Malt Shed yard, with beer, food, steins music and dress ups on Saturday 6 October.
German brews will feature in their beer hall and a mix of folk, acoustic and sing-a-long tunes will keep guests entertained throughout the day, leading into the night. Food will include smoked meats, kranskies, pretzels and wings plus other goodies from local food vendors.
Details: Details: https://www.facebook.com/maltshed/
Arts & Culture – Aboriginal Exhibitions – Collection Highlights, Rutherglen
An exhibition exploring some of the more rare and unusual pieces within the Hans Sip Collection will be open to the public from Saturday 6 October at Aboriginal Exhibitions Gallery at Rutherglen Estates cellar door.
A range of artists, representing a diversity in works will be on show, highlighting the methods in how gallery Director Hans Sip has collected art – whether this be based on a choice of emotionally charged messages within art, technical skill in creation, or simply their beauty and design.
Relax – SpringFest – Feathertop, Porepunkah
Celebrate the start of spring and bud burst with the inaugural SpringFest at Feathertop Winery on Saturday 6 October.
The grounds of Feathertop Winery estate will be transformed into a cosmopolitan market place that will celebrate the best spring produce our North East region has to offer.
Highlights include the Spring release of Feathertop Winery’s new vintages, market stalls featuring North East’s fantastic producers: Mt Buffalo Olives, Blizzard Brewing Company, Peak Pantry, Gamze Smokehouse, Reed & Co Distillery, Sixpence Coffee, Tolpuddle Goat Cheese and Farm Foods and more
What’s On – Extra (from our Border Cafe partners)
October Headline Acts, Live & Free, The Studio @ SSA
Saturday Oct 6 – Scarecrow – the Mellencamp Show
Saturday Oct 13 – Wilbur Wilde
Friday Oct 19 – Ross Wilson & the Peaceniks
Saturday Oct 27 – Gradual/BTS/Alpha Loopy