Chefs from the region's most popular restaurants (and a few from further afield) will be dishing up tasting platters and main meals to purchase on the day. Meals will range from $8-$18. Restaurants and wineries represented include Terre, Montalto, European, DOC, Terminus at Flinders Hotel, Pope Joan, Max's at Red Hill Estate, The Long Table and Dee's Kitchen. For details of meals available on the day, look here.
Enjoy the tasty treats from local producers (Image credit: peninsulapicnic.com.au)
Five of the best local wineries will be offering wine tastings to enjoy with your picnic. These will also be available for purchase to take home. Local favourites Montalto, Crittenden Estate, Circe, Prancing Horse and Merricks General Wine Store will all be available.
In addition, many local producers will be offering their wares to add to your picnic basket, or take home to enjoy later. Foodies will be well looked after, with Main Ridge Dairy, Cape Schanck Olive Oil & Peninsula Larder on hand. A boutique artisan craft market and picnic-style games such as bocce have also been included.
Gates open at midday and close at 7:30pm.
It is encouraged to take advantage of the amazing food available, however it is permitted to bring food in. There is no BYO alcohol allowed.
Tickets are available for purchase through Ticketek. Entry for Adults is $74, Children 5-17 years $12, Children under 5 years are free, MRC Members are $54. It is recommended to purchase tickets in advance as this event as tickets are limited.