Taste the wines and share the passion of the Macedon Ranges' winemakers and restaurateurs on November 15 - 16 2014.
Plan a weekend or a day trip to these small family owned wineries where you can talk the people who grow the grapes and make the wine. The intimate cellar doors and welcoming country garden settings make you feel right at home.
Winemakers have partnered up with some of the outstanding food producers and restaurateurs in the region at their cellar doors to offer a delicious food to complement their wines.
The Budburst Wine and Food Festival always has more than its share of music to enrich the festival. Take your pick from blues and roots, world music, pop or classical performances across the weekend.
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Visit several of the many participating wineries during the festival and discover the region's acclaimed cool climate wines.
Enjoy award winning Chardonnay, Riesling, Pinot Noir and Shiraz. Compare vintages of Cabernet, Merlot or Shiraz. Sample some lesser known varieties and styles – Nebiolo & Gewurztraminer. Meet the winemakers, hear their stories behind each vintage. Taste the amazing diversity of Macedon Ranges wines in the very vineyards and wineries where it is grown and made.
Only one hour's drive from Melbourne's CBD, the Macedon Ranges region is home to some of Victoria's most stunning countryside.
Explore the region and enjoy the sights along the way. Take in the natural beauty of the Macedon and Cobaw Ranges featuring the famous Hanging Rock Reserve. Discover the charming villages like Lancefield, Kyneton, Woodend, Malmsbury, Trentham or Glenlyon as well. For more information, contact us.
The area provides a wide variety of accommodation options so you can extend your visit and make the most of the journey.