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A Sense Of Place Private Tasting Experience (CANCELLED)

'A Sense of Place' Private Tasting Experience is not to be missed

  • Dates:Mar 26 - Apr 5 (excl. Sat 28)
  • Time(s):11am - 1pm & 2pm - 4pm
  • Venue:Singlefile Wines
  • Festivals:Taste Great Southern

Details

  • Hosted By:IGA Taste Great Southern
  • Venue Address:90 Walter Road, Denmark, 6333
  • Ticket Price:Based on packages
  • Ticket Price FROM:$59
  • Ticket price TO:$59
  • Type:Food & drink
  • Audience:Adults
  • Produced By:Taste Great Southern
  • Food & Drink:Wine

Description

If you are looking for a wine tasting with a difference, Singlefile Wines 'A Sense of Place' Private Tasting Experience is not to be missed.


You will be greeted warmly by your Singlefile host at the Cellar Door with a glass of vintage Singlefile sparkling then led on a tour of the grounds and estate vineyard (weather permitting).


In the Private Tasting Room you will be guided through a selection of current vintage varietals as well as a museum release and a special barrel tasting. A true behind-the-scenes insight into Singlefile’s history, vineyard and people that showcases the best of the Great Southern wine region.


They encourage guests to pack a picnic lunch to enjoy before or after their tasting session. No food is provided.
11.00am - 1.00pm and 2.00pm - 4.00pm sessions available each day (excluding Saturday March 28).
Don't forget to snap a photo in their picture frame at the beginning or end of your journey and use #singelefilewines
Ticket includes 1-2 hour guided tour of Singlefile Wines' estate and tasting of 7 wines in their Private Tasting Room on the property.

Taste Great Southern (CANCELLED)

A festival that celebrates award winning wine, delicious fresh produce and amazing flavours of the Great Southern.

  • Dates:Mar 26 - Apr 5
  • Venue:Great Southern Region
  • Festivals:Taste Great Southern,All Festivals

Details

  • Hosted By:CMS Events
  • Venue Address:Great Southern Region
  • Type:Festivals,Food & drink,Travel,Winery Events
  • Audience:Adults
  • Produced By:Taste Great Southern
  • Food & Drink:Beer,Celebrity Chef,Cider,Festival,Food Event,Food Market Events,Restaurant Events,Wine

Description

11 days, 30+ culinary experiences, 20+ chefs

A festival that celebrates award winning wine, delicious fresh produce and amazing flavours of the Great Southern. Located along the pristine southern coastline and expanding into the farming hinterland it includes major centres Albany, Denmark, Mt Barker, Kojonup and Katanning.

With 20+ chefs including local stars, Perth talent and the inaugural MasterChef winner Julie Goodwin and fan favourite Derek Lau across 30+ not-to-be-missed culinary experiences, this festival will be home to a music festival, a wine and food festival, long lunches, degustations, premium pairings, community markets and free events.

Great Southern produce is fresh, seasonal and exceptional. Foods like oysters and seafood, chicken, beef and lamb, heirloom vegetables and cheeses all excel on the south coast. You can indulge in all the delicious fresh produce and amazing flavours at many of the events.

The award-winning wine, winemakers and breweries of the Great Southern will also feature across the program. You can expect to sip, taste and savour wine varietals such as Shiraz, Pinot Noir and Riesling, alongside craft beer made locally in the Great Southern.

Feast on the amazing culinary creations from the very talented local stars as they team up with Perth talent and our Australian Guest Chef while they host a range of smaller intimate gatherings to larger events.

Choose from several self-drive adventure packages and include the beautiful natural attractions such as Walpole’s Tree Top Walk and The Gap as well as manmade attractions. With Easter the following weekend, why not stay longer in the Great Southern!

Indulge. Feast. Savour. Adventure

Taste Great Southern is the heart of Western Australian food & wine!

High Cheese *SOLD OUT* (CANCELLED)

Back by popular demand with a twist Swiss flare! Raclette comes to the Amazing South Coast!

  • Dates:Mar 27, Apr 3
  • Time(s):5.30 to 8.30pm
  • Venue:The Beach House at Bayside
  • Festivals:Taste Great Southern

Details

  • Hosted By:IGA Taste Great Southern
  • Venue Address:33 Barry Court, Albany
  • Ticket Price:$65
  • Type:Food & drink
  • Audience:Adults
  • Produced By:Taste Great Southern
  • Food & Drink:Food Event

Description

The Beach House at Bayside will once again be showcasing a range of un-brie-lievably delicious cheeses highlighting Great Southern producers in a fine spread of sweet and savoury items of the High Cheese variety … and are also thrilled to be bringing a fun raclette experience to this years event - think melty, gooey, cheesy, savoury .. YUMMY!

Top that with a welcome glass of  premium Great Southern wine in the gorgeous surrounds of Albany's National Tourism Award Winning Boutique Hotel - The Beach House at Bayside.

Book early - it's going to be grate!

Ticket includes a cheese themed high tea with raclette experience and a glass of wine on arrival. Additional drinks available for purchase.

For more information on the event, please contact The Beach House at Bayside on 08 9844 8844 or [email protected]

Albany Farmers Market (CANCELLED)

Real farmers come and sell fresh produce they have grown or reared themselves from their farms down the road.

  • Dates:Mar 28, Apr 4
  • Time(s):8.00am to 4.00pm
  • Venue:Albany Farmers Markets
  • Festivals:Taste Great Southern

Details

  • Hosted By:IGA Taste Great Southern
  • Venue Address:Collie St, Albany WA 6330
  • Ticket Price:Free
  • Type:Food & drink,Free
  • Audience:Adults,Family-Friendly,Wheelchair Access
  • Produced By:Taste Great Southern
  • Food & Drink:Food Market Events

Description

On offer is a huge range of the very freshest seasonally available fruits, vegetables, farmed meat, dairy, cheese, fish, seafood and much more all from the Great Southern Region.

Dine In The Vines *SOLD OUT* (CANCELLED)

Join Willoughby Park for a relaxed luncheon in their pristine vines!

  • Dates:Mar 29
  • Time(s):12.00pm to 3.30pm
  • Venue:Boston Brewing Co & Willoughby Park
  • Festivals:Taste Great Southern

Details

  • Hosted By:IGA Taste Great Southern
  • Venue Address:678 South Coast Highway, Denmark WA
  • Ticket Price:$100
  • Type:Food & drink
  • Audience:Adults
  • Produced By:Taste Great Southern
  • Food & Drink:Restaurant Events,Wine

Description

Their chef, Jason Jujnovich has thoughtfully designed the four course menu using local produce and carefully paired by their Cheif winemarker Eylsia Harrington with Willoughby Park wine from their Premium Ironrock and Kalgan River ranges.

Relax and unwind to the music and let the afternoon take you away.

Ticket includes a 4 course lunch paired with Willoughby Park wines.

For more information on the event, please contact Boston Brewing on 08 9848 1555 or [email protected]

In The Raw presented by Harvest Road *SOLD OUT* (CANCELLED)

Explore the tastes of the Great Southern

  • Dates:Mar 29
  • Time(s):11.00am to 2.00pm
  • Venue:Ocean Foods International
  • Festivals:Taste Great Southern

Details

  • Hosted By:IGA Taste Great Southern
  • Venue Address:Emu Point Boat Harbour, Emu Point WA 6330
  • Ticket Price:$70
  • Type:Food & drink
  • Audience:Adults
  • Produced By:Taste Great Southern
  • Food & Drink:Food Event

Description

Explore the tastes of the Great Southern oceans with a selection of natural and cured oysters, marron and kingfish prepared by Seafood Chef Peter Manifis from Kailis Fish Market Cafe and matched with fabulous Cherubino wines presented by Larry Cherubino. 


Be welcomed by Verity James with a sparkling wine and freshly shucked oyster, then enjoy three seafood tasting plates and a dessert paired with fabulous Great Southern wines from Larry Cherubino Wines while enjoying the rustic surrounding of Ocean Foods International and the Emu Point Boat Harbour.


Ticket includes three courses of seafood and a dessert by Peter Manifis from Kailis Fish Market Cafe matched with Larry Cherubino Wines and MC by Verity James.

The event is sponsored by Harvest Road.


Great Southern Development Commission support the In the Raw.

Two Waters Dinner By Fervor *SOLD OUT* (CANCELLED)

A 6-course degustation plus canapes by Fervor, with a focus on local and native Australian ingredients at the beautiful and iconic Emu point in Albany.

  • Dates:Mar 29
  • Time(s):5pm - 9pm
  • Venue:Emu Point Café
  • Festivals:Taste Great Southern

Details

  • Hosted By:IGA Taste Great Southern
  • Venue Address:1 Mermaid Ave, Emu Point, Albany WA 6330
  • Ticket Price:$165
  • Type:Food & drink
  • Audience:Adults
  • Food & Drink:Degustation,Food Event,Restaurant Events
  • Produced By:Taste Great Southern

Description

An incredible dinner with guest chef appearance by Guy Jeffreys and wines matched by Cherubino Wines.

Ticket includes a six course degustation and canapes by Paul Iskov and Guy Jeffreys with matched Larry Cherubino wines.

 

Galafrey Long Table Lunch (CANCELLED)

The Long Table Lunch set among the verandahs of Galafrey Wines cellar door boasting views of the undulating country, has quickly become a favourite event of IGA Taste Great Southern.

  • Dates:Mar 29
  • Time(s):12.00pm to 4.00pm
  • Venue:Galafrey Wines
  • Festivals:Taste Great Southern

Details

  • Hosted By:IGA Taste Great Southern
  • Venue Address:432 Quangellup Road, Mount Barker
  • Ticket Price:$120
  • Type:Food & drink
  • Audience:Adults
  • Produced By:Taste Great Southern
  • Food & Drink:Restaurant Events,Wine

Description

Come join Herb Faust who will match local produce with Galafrey’s award winning wines both current & older vintages. Galafrey’s CEO & winemaker Kim Tyrer, finalist in the Women In Wine Awards and Top 50 Young Gun Winemaker, will take you on an informative wine journey as you enjoy amazing wine and food! 


Ticket includes long table lunch by Herb Faust matched with Galafrey Wines, presented by Kim Tyrer.

Sandalwood Nut High Tea (CANCELLED)

Come and enjoy a decadent array of sweet & savoury treats showcasing the Sandalwood nuts during an afternoon high tea.

  • Dates:Mar 29
  • Time(s):2.30-4.30pm
  • Venue:Mount Romance Albany Sandalwood Factory
  • Festivals:Taste Great Southern

Details

  • Hosted By:IGA Taste Great Southern
  • Venue Address:2 Down Road, Albany
  • Ticket Price:$45
  • Type:Food & drink
  • Audience:Adults
  • Produced By:Taste Great Southern
  • Food & Drink:Food Event

Description

Come and enjoy a decadent array of sweet & savoury treats showcasing the Sandalwood nuts during an afternoon high tea hosted by Liz Jack, a Great Southern MC.  Meet the producer of the Sandalwood Nuts and a local Indigenous Elder to learn more about their story.

West Cape Howe will be showcasing a selection of their beautiful local wines to taste during the feast. No doubt inspiration will be flowing so you will have some Sandalwood nuts and recipes to take home and get cooking!

Ticket includes information session on Sandalwood nuts learning about the history and how to use them in everyday cooking, MC by Liz Jack, stories by a Sandalwood nut producer and a local Indigenous Elder, a selection of small bites both sweet and savoury paired with a taste of West Cape Howe wines and tea & coffee included. You will also receive complimentary recipes and sample Sandalwood nuts products to take home.

Swine Dining (CANCELLED)

Join powerhouse chefs for six courses of delicious seasonal produce, all washed down with Great Southern Wine!

  • Dates:Mar 30
  • Time(s):7:00pm - 10:30pm
  • Venue:Liberté
  • Festivals:Taste Great Southern

Details

  • Hosted By:IGA Taste Great Southern
  • Venue Address:162 Stirling Highway, Albany WA 6330
  • Ticket Price:$160
  • Type:Food & drink
  • Audience:Adults
  • Produced By:Taste Great Southern
  • Food & Drink:Food Event,Wine

Description

This is a degustation like no other. Join powerhouse chefs Amy Hamilton from Liberte, Melissa Palinkas from Young George and Gord Kahle from Santini for six courses of local, seasonal produce, each matched with a Great Southern wine.
Ticket includes six course long table degustation with matched wines.

Unpalatable Opening Night (CANCELLED)

Allow your senses to become overwhelmed & experience how food can be used as a material for making art.

  • Dates:Apr 1
  • Time(s):6.00pm to 8.00pm
  • Venue:Vancouver Arts Centre
  • Festivals:Taste Great Southern

Details

  • Hosted By:IGA Taste Great Southern
  • Venue Address:85 Vancouver St, Albany WA 6330
  • Ticket Price FROM:$50
  • Ticket price TO:$60
  • Type:Art Exhibitions
  • Audience:Adults,Family-Friendly
  • Produced By:Taste Great Southern
  • Visual Arts:Other Visual Arts

Description

Local artists will respond to the concepts of excess waste and over indulgence by working with expired food products in a new and innovative way culminating in an other worldly art installation.

Be the first to see the exhibition and celebrate the space and art with a dress up free exhibition on April 1.

Ticket includes complimentary cocktail (or soft drink for under 18s), canape platters made with local produce, roaming musicians and a room full of food art.

The exhibition will be open to the public April 2, 9.00am - 4.00pm, Friday 3, 9.00am - 4.00pm and Saturday 4, 10.00am - 3.00pm.

For more information on the event, please contact Vancouver Art Centre on 08 6820 3740 or [email protected]

Make A Toast (CANCELLED)

An evening of some of the region's best bread topped off with some exquisite local toppings, tapas and cheese.

  • Dates:Apr 1
  • Time(s):6.00pm to 9.00pm
  • Festivals:Taste Great Southern

Details

  • Hosted By:IGA Taste Great Southern
  • Venue Address:131 York Street, Albany WA 6330
  • Ticket Price:$70
  • Type:Food & drink
  • Audience:Adults
  • Produced By:Taste Great Southern
  • Food & Drink:Food Event,Other

Description

Everything is better on toast

8 Courses  - Local Produce - Artisan Sourdough - Natural Wine

With a menu that everyone can get involved in, be prepared to taste the best of the breads, the best of the butters and the best of the produce the Great Southern has to give, including seafood and meat.

Complimentary cocktail on arrival and Brave New Wine wines to purchase on the night makes this April Fools day look not so foolish. Come down and get toasty with Bredco.

Ticket includes entry, cocktail on arrival, 8 courses including fresh local sourdough varieties with accompaniments.   

Great Southern Wine Journey (CANCELLED)

Don't miss your chance to discover the sub regions and learn more of what makes them special in a tasting masterclass led by a guest presenter!

  • Dates:Apr 2
  • Time(s):6-8.30pm
  • Venue:NLV Clubhouse
  • Festivals:Taste Great Southern

Details

  • Hosted By:IGA Taste Great Southern
  • Venue Address:20 Alison Parade, Albany
  • Ticket Price:$75
  • Type:Food & drink
  • Audience:Adults
  • Produced By:Taste Great Southern
  • Food & Drink:Wine

Description

The Great Southern has five distinctive wine subregions which is unique in Western Australia! The subregions of Albany, Denmark, Frankland River, Mount Barker and Porongurup all boast award winning wines that are being recognised across the globe!
This is your chance to discover the sub regions and learn more of what makes them special in a tasting masterclass led by Andrew Hoadley from La Violetta.


The Great Southern is well known for their Riesling and Shiraz and in this Masterclass you can taste, compare and contrast one Riesling and one Shiraz from each wine subregion.
While getting to know Great Southern wine, Derek Lau, MasterChef’s ‘Dumpling Master’ will be dishing up amazing canapes to round off a night of great wine, great food and great company!


If there’s a wine you love, there will be order forms on the night so you can get your favourites delivered after the event!
Ticket includes return transport from Albany by Busy Blue Bus, Riesling and canapes on arrival, five tastings of the 2 varietals from Great Southern wine subregions, presentation and substantial canapes, cheese and a glass of wine to finish. All food by Derek Lau.


The event is sponsored by Labelmakers WA. The latest upgrade that Labelmakers Group is undertaking at their Wangara site in Perth represents an ongoing commitment to the West Australian wine market and other premium label categories.
Great Southern Development Commission supports the Great Southern Wine Journey.

Unpalatable (CANCELLED)

Allow your senses to become overwhelmed & experience how food can be used as a material for making art.

  • Dates:Apr 2 - 4
  • Time(s):Fri & Sat, 9.00am to 4.00pm; Sun, 10.00am - 3.00pm
  • Venue:Vancouver Arts Centre
  • Festivals:Taste Great Southern

Details

  • Hosted By:IGA Taste Great Southern
  • Venue Address:85 Vancouver Street, Albany
  • Type:Art Exhibitions
  • Audience:Adults
  • Produced By:Taste Great Southern
  • Visual Arts:Other Visual Arts

Description

Local artists will respond to the concepts of excess waste and over indulgence by working with expired food products in a new and innovative way culminating in an other worldly art installation. 

Beef It Up (CANCELLED)

Due South invites you to join their incredible chef Nic Lancaster and MasterChef 2019 Fan Favourite, Derek Lau for a delicious three course long table dinner.

  • Dates:Apr 3
  • Time(s):6-10pm
  • Venue:Due South
  • Festivals:Taste Great Southern

Details

  • Hosted By:IGA Taste Great Southern
  • Venue Address:6 Toll Place, Albany
  • Ticket Price:$120
  • Type:Food & drink
  • Audience:Adults
  • Produced By:Taste Great Southern
  • Food & Drink:Restaurant Events

Description

Due South invites you to join their incredible chef Nic Lancaster and MasterChef 2019 Fan Favourite, Derek Lau for a delicious three course long table dinner. 
The menu will be crafted by Nic Lancaster and Derek Lau to showcase the best fresh produce available from the Great Southern region and feature Stirling Ranges Beef.
Each course will be paired with a premium museum wine from award winning wineries, The Lake House Denmark and Plantagenet Wines.
The dinner will be MC'd by Dianne Bortoletto, a passionate traveller, food lover and freelance writer. Hear from Derek Lau and Paul West (guest), previously from River Cottage Australia as Dianne interviews them on all things food, beef and local produce!
Due South is located on the waterfront of the Princess Royal Harbour and boosts pristine views, the perfect backdrop to an amazing evening of high quality food, wine, chefs and good company!
Ticket includes three course dinner by Nic Lancaster and Derek Lau matched with premium wines from The Lake House Denmark and Plantagenet Wines, MC'd by Dianne Bortoletto and appearance and interview from Paul West.

Albany Wine & Food Festival (CANCELLED)

Join us for a memorable day of award-winning wine, craft beer, local food, live music and talented chefs!

  • Dates:Apr 4
  • Time(s):11.30am-5.30pm
  • Venue:Eyre Park
  • Festivals:Taste Great Southern

Details

  • Hosted By:IGA Taste Great Southern
  • Venue Address:Middleton Road, Middleton Beach, Albany
  • Ticket Price FROM:$10
  • Ticket price TO:$95
  • Type:Food & drink
  • Audience:Adults
  • Produced By:Taste Great Southern
  • Food & Drink:Food Event

Description

Held at Eyre Park, a picturesque landscape in the heart of Albany, the festival will feature 40+ brands from across the Great Southern.

You can sip, taste and savour 100+ wines from Great Southern wineries, then buy a glass of your favourite to match with excellent food by the local foodies while enjoying live music from local artists. Then top up your cellar by supporting the locals and buying a bottle or two! 

All the favourites are back for 2020 including the Wine Theatre presented by Great Southern Development Commission with three wine appreciation classes with Foni Pollitt, an award winning Sommelier and the Harvey Norman Cooking Theatre with our guest chefs Paul West formerly from River Cottage Australia, Derek Lau from MasterChef 2019 and the local Amy Hamilton from the awarding winning Liberte taking centre stage with MC Anne Gare sharing their cooking tips and inspiration.

After a cooking demo, head over to the Bankwest Stand and get a Paul West cookbook signed by himself and take it home to make all the goodies there!

Want to indulge, then the The Lake House Denmark VIP Lounge is also returning bigger and better! It’s an exclusive retreat with wine, Wilson Brewing Co beer and food by Wheels and Peg included, and now with more furniture and near the live music, it has that VIP feeling!

Come to the festival to discover new wines, taste great food, listen to local artists and enjoy a cooking demo or wine class, whilst overlooking the lake at Eyre Park!

Great Southern Development Commission supports the Albany Wine & Food Festival.

If you would like to volunteer at the festival, please email your interest to [email protected]

General Ticket
Pre purchase - $17.50
At the Gate - $20

General Ticket includes entry, souvenir tasting glass, complimentary wine tasting, complimentary cooking demos and live music.

Food is available for purchase and we encourage you to buy by the glass or bottles for take home and support the wine makers, brewers and distillers.

VIP Lounge Ticket
Pre purchase only - $95

The VIP Lounge Ticket includes entry, access to the VIP Lounge with under cover and garden courtyard, premium Plumm wine glass, complimentary wine & beer from the bar, catering during the afternoon, plus the normal event complimentary wine tasting, complimentary cooking demos and live music.

Weekend Pass
Pre purchase only - $70

Weekend Pass includes General Ticket to Albany Wine & Food Festival on Saturday 4 April (Valued at $20) - inclusions as above AND General Ticket to Southern Sets on Sunday 5 April (Valued at $70) - includes entry, souvenir tasting glass (for adults) access to live music from local, Perth and National music acts.

Wine Appreciation Class Ticket
Pre purchase only - $10 (does not include entry to the event)

Wine Appreciation Ticket includes tasting and talks on 4 Great Southern wines with guest presenter.

Children under 18 are free with a guardian

For more event and ticketing information or Taste Great Southern, please contact CMS Events on [email protected] or 08 9201 9888.

Elements: Fire, Earth And Wine (CANCELLED)

The essential elements of Fire, Earth and Wine, in a collaboration between Garrison, Manuka and Cherubino Wines.

  • Dates:Apr 4
  • Time(s):11.30am to 3.30pm
  • Venue:Garrison Restaurant
  • Festivals:Taste Great Southern

Details

  • Hosted By:IGA Taste Great Southern
  • Venue Address:7 Forts Rd, Mount Clarence WA 6330
  • Ticket Price:$165
  • Type:Food & drink
  • Audience:Adults,For seniors,Wheelchair Access
  • Produced By:Taste Great Southern
  • Food & Drink:Celebrity Chef,Food Event,Restaurant Events

Description

Join guest chef Kenny McHardy from Manuka Woodfire Kitchen and John Saville Wright of Garrison Restaurant for a four course meal with the amazing views from Garrison Restaurant.

All produce used in the menu is straight from the Great Southern region, with courses straight from Kenny's Woodfire oven and wines matched from Cherubino Wines.

Ticket includes four course meal, with a shared main course, matched with Cherubino wines.

For more event information, please contact Garrison Albany on [email protected] or 08 9842 6654.

Tree Elle's Gourmet Garden Party (CANCELLED)

A day to be remembered in the spectacular gardens at Tree Elle Retreat filled with mouth watering delights from Chef Sally Francis of Runes Catering!

  • Dates:Apr 4
  • Time(s):11:00am - 4:00pm
  • Venue:Tree Elle Retreat
  • Festivals:Taste Great Southern

Details

  • Hosted By:IGA Taste Great Southern
  • Venue Address:Tree Elle Retreat, 4993 South Coast Highway, Bow Bridge WA 6333
  • Ticket Price:$185.00
  • Type:Food & drink,Garden
  • Audience:Adults
  • Produced By:Taste Great Southern
  • Food & Drink:Food Event,Wine

Description

Join us for a day to be remembered in the spectacular gardens at Tree Elle Retreat filled with mouth watering delights from Chef Sally Francis of Runes Catering and hosted by Perth MC, Dianne Bortoletto.

Enter through the Secret Garden to the sound of live music and enjoy a complimentary drink from the bar featuring a signature cocktail, Great Southern wines & local beers.

Relax with friends in the luxuriously styled marquee, lounges, long tables & bar high tops set amongst the gardens.
Feast on the beautiful graze table filled with south coast produce & wander through the fairy tale gardens before settling in to an afternoon of lively entertainment, delicious food & drinks, lawn games & new friends.

Ticket includes entry to the stunning private gardens of Tree Elle Retreat, complimentary drink on arrival of your choice with further drinks available for purchase, seating in the undercover marquee or outside, live music from local talent and four course lunch including a styled graze table, canapes, gourmet bowls & dessert petit fours all featuring local produce.    

Southern Sets (CANCELLED)

Celebrating contemporary music, with Great Southern wine, beer and delicious food while overlooking the picturesque lake at Eyre Park in the heart of Albany.

  • Dates:Apr 5
  • Time(s):2.00pm to 9.00pm
  • Venue:Eyre Park
  • Festivals:Taste Great Southern

Details

  • Hosted By:IGA Taste Great Southern
  • Venue Address:Middleton Road, Middleton Beach, Albany
  • Type:Music
  • Audience:Adults
  • Produced By:Taste Great Southern
  • Music:Music Festival
  • Ticket Price FROM:$25
  • Ticket price TO:$70

Description

Sit around a table with friends or pull up a rug and enjoy Great Southern, Perth and National in an eventing filled with amazing acts and hosted by Dianne Bortoletto.

As the sun sets, enjoy the reggae beats of Bobby Alu, a Byron Bay singer, ukulele strummer and drummer, for a chilled-out afternoon.

Then bringing in the evening is the raw early 80’s funk group Sex on Toast, with their hard-edged new jack swing, blazing improvisation and heartfelt blue-eyed soul.

During the afternoon listen to The Little Lord Street Band, a Perth based alternative folk country rock group as well as a fantastic local line-up of Great Southern artists including The Kris Nelson Band, Los Car Keys and Diggin the Jig. 

Gates will open at 1.45pm for a 2.00pm start!

2.00pm - 2.45pm – Los Car Keys
3.00pm - 3.45pm – Diggin the Jig
4.00pm - 4.45pm – The Kris Nelson Band
5.00pm - 5.45pm – Little Lord Street
6.10pm - 7.10pm – Bobby Alu
7.40pm - 8.40pm – Sex on Toast

General Adult Ticket
Pre Purchase - $60
At the Gate - $70

General Child Ticket (12 - 17)
Pre Purchase - $25
At the Gate - $35

Children under 12 enter free with a guardian.

General Ticket includes entry to Southern Sets, souvenir tasting glass (adults only) access to live music from local, Perth and National music acts.

Weekend Pass - $70 (Pre purchase only)

Weekend Pass includes General Ticket to Albany Wine & Food Festival on Saturday 4 April - General Ticket includes entry, souvenir tasting glass, complimentary wine tasting, complimentary cooking demos and live music AND General Ticket to Southern Sets on Sunday 5 April - inclusions as above.

Amazing Marron Feast (CANCELLED)

An evening of tasting the finest local produce Denmark has to offer, with four courses and matching wines.

  • Dates:Apr 5
  • Time(s):12.00pm to 3.00pm
  • Venue:Pepper & Salt Restaurant
  • Festivals:Taste Great Southern

Details

  • Hosted By:IGA Taste Great Southern
  • Venue Address:1564 South Coast Hwy, Denmark WA 6333
  • Ticket Price:$150
  • Type:Food & drink
  • Audience:Adults,Family-Friendly,Wheelchair Access
  • Produced By:Taste Great Southern
  • Food & Drink:Degustation,Food Event,Other

Description

Experience the magic of the region's infamous fresh water delicacy in this four course dinner by Silas Masih, one of WA’s best regional chefs and head chef of Pepper & Salt and visiting guest chef Paul West, formerly of the River Cottage Australia tv series.
Join them on a journey exploring the many ways that marron can be enjoyed matched with wines from the region.


This previously sell out event will again be MC'd by Anna Gare, a local favourite as you overlook the rolling hills and sweeping vineyards of Denmark and hear from a local musician playing ambient music.


Ticket includes 4 course dinner starring Marron by Silas Masih and Paul West matched with local wine, local artist and MC'd by Anna Gare.

Radio Active Albany

See the students of Albany Senior High School, Great Southern Grammar and WAAPA's Contemporary Music School in this penultimate performance after their week-long workshop series!

  • Dates:Aug 21
  • Time(s):7.30pm
  • Venue:Albany Entertainment Centre

Details

  • Hosted By:Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts
  • Venue Address:2 Toll Place, Albany WA 6330
  • Ticket Price FROM:$30
  • Ticket price TO:$35
  • Type:Music
  • Audience:Adults,Family-Friendly,Wheelchair Access
  • Produced By:WAAPA: WA Academy of Performing Arts
  • Event Venue:Albany Entertainment Centre
  • Music:Popular Music

Description

Radio Active Albany is a unique performance presented by the students of Albany Senior High School, Great Southern Grammar and WAAPA Contemporary Music. A week-long series of workshops run by the WAAPA Contemporary Music staff combining secondary and tertiary students culminates in a special, one-off performance in one of WA's finest theatres. The performance covers a wide musical base from pop to rock, R'n'B to soul and funk classics in a spectacularly produced concert with a huge cast of talented young musicians and singers.

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