The Art of the Picnic is a special weekend picnic event being held from December 2011 to April 2012 on the beautiful grounds of the NGV International. In this stunning location, patrons will be presented with various picnic menu options;
The Standard Picnic Basket is priced at $25 per person and the menu features a Baguette, Hot smoked salmon & zesty lemon quiche, Babaganoush dip with biscuits, Charcuterie selection, Cheese selection and a Single serve of ice-cream.
The Deluxe Picnic Basket is priced at $45 per person and the menu (which is for two people) features a Baguette, Hot smoked salmon & zesty lemon quiche, Babaganoush dip with biscuits, Charcuterie selection, Cheese selection, Chicken liver pate, Assorted olives, Pepper dews, Strawberries and cream, a Double serve of ice-cream and a 750ml bottle Yering Station Chardonnay or Pinot Noir.
The Family Lunch Box is priced at $50 per family and the menu (which is for 2 Adults & 2 Children) features 2 baguettes with champagne leg ham, smoked cheddar and dijonnaise, 2 soft drinks, 2 kids lunch box, inclusive of ham and cheese or cheese and vegemite sandwich, homemade gingerbread man and a fruit juice popper and 4 single serves of ice- cream.
The ice-cream will be provided by the onsite Rickets Point Ice-Cream Bar and a Garden Bar will also be onsite.
You can view the complete The Art of the Picnic menu here.
Bookings are required to attend this event; simply contact the NGV International by email (email@example.com) or call 03 8620 2444. You can even make your booking on the day of the event (last orders at 2.00pm).
This anticipated Summer event will occur on Saturdays and Sundays, until April 2012. For more information on this family friendly Summer activity, head to the NGV International website, Facebook and Twitter.
Please note the event may be cancelled due to adverse weather conditions, if this occurs you will be notified prior to the event.