I am a writing Novelist from Austria - www.bettinabuechel.com/entangled_souls.asp - I am living in South Australia since December 2010 and enjoy it a lot. Besides this I look after a small vineyard - www.lot333wines.com.au
Published May 27th 2014
Don't miss this great events
1. Gallery @ Fox Creek Cellar Door
The gallery of the Fox Creek Cellar Door offers a selection of landscapes, seascapes and contemporary work by Neil Sheppard.
Shep's work encompasses a wide range of styles and subjects from impressionist landscapes, seascapes, naive, abstract and contemporary. He loves to use lots of bold colour to create soft, moody and organic atmosphere through his pieces.
Visiting the gallery is a perfect combination with a wine tasting at Fox Creek Vinery with their award winning wines.
Date: From 28th of May to 31st of July Cost: free entry
2. Cheese making @ Tintookie Vineyards
You like cheese? Then join the team of Tintookie Vinejards in making Fresh Curd, Chèvre, Feta, Haloumi, Ricotta and Camembert. Start an exciting morning with meeting and milking the 2 goats, followed by the magic of turning milk into marvelous cheese. After this very special experience, you can enjoy lunch prepared by Lulu & Grace accompanied with great wines from Dowie Doole. But this is not all! You are able to test the selection of Grace's specialty cheeses from all over the word and you can take home all the cheeses you have made.
For bookings please call ( 0414 553 917 ) as bookings are limited to 8 people.
Date: On 4th of June from 9.30am to 2.00pm Cost:
$175 per person
3. Bank SA Sea & Vines Festival
With June the winter season starts and the temperatures get colder. But this month starts as well with a very special festival for the McLaren Vale wine region. The first long weekend in June will be a celebration of the very unique flavours and products of this beautiful region. Within three days, you have the choice from more than 40 venues. And each of them have their own unique style. From Wine. Food. Music. Tastings. Friends. Long Lunches. Degustations. Culinary Master Classes. Meet the Makers. Picnics. Family and Kids. Fresh Produce.
On Saturday you can choose from
- a "Trip through Europe" @ Pertaringa,
- a "Back Vintage Dinner" @ Woodstock,
- "The Yearlings & 3 course Dinner" @ Kay Brothers
- "Brian Cadd LIVE" @ Maxwells
For Sunday Experience events bookings are essential. A ticket costs $25 which includes the entry into up to 3 of your selected Experience venues together with a Plumm Vintage Outdoor glass. Most of the well-known wineries of the wine region are offering delicious food accompanied with their great wines as well as hot live music and kids entertainment.
The Monday Zest events are free and no reservations necessary. Just show up on the day, purchase a festival glass and visit as many wineries as you can choose from. You will be surprised from how many different venues you can take your pick. But first you should probably select a designated driver or arrange for a private bus tour
. MAKE A WEEKEND OF THIS GREAT FESTIVAL!
For detailed information please click here www.mclarenvaleseaandvines.com.au/
For bookings please call ( 61 8 8323 8999 ) or send an e-mail to ( firstname.lastname@example.org ) as tickets are limited.
BBQ/Picnic facilities are available on the site. The winery offers also cheese & local produce platters during your stay. BYO is not allowed, but you can buy their great wines directly from the cellar door.
This month the following artists are playing their sounds: The Hi-Rollers
On 15th of June from 12.30 pm to 4.30 pm Cost:
5. Live Music @ Red Poles
This licensed café offers live music every Sunday afternoon in various styles of music. This month the following artists play their sounds: Nice Verdes, Isaac the Heer, Mother Brown, Ria Loof and The Chines.
Enjoy you lunch or sip a glass of wine while listening to great sounds.
On 1st / 8th / 15th / 22th and 29th of June from 1pm to 4pm Cost: