2014 Festival program

Saturday & Sunday October 4 & 5 - 10.30am - 5.30pm. Onlne bookings now open

Venue - Heathcote Showgrounds, Chauncey Street Heathcote - Map

Please Note: NO dogs or other animals. NO BYO alcohol.

Wine - Around 200 Heathcote wines will be available for free tasting, and for sale by the glass and bottle to enjoy at the Festival, and you can purchase wines to take home for the cellar. - Wines on show include current & new releases, Trophy & Medal winners from the recent inaugural Heathcote Wine Show, museum releases and Show specials.

Food & Produce - Regional produce including olives, olive oils, cheeses, preserves, condiments and spices. Gourmet biscuits, nuts, puddings, ice creams and more.

Wine tasting is hungry work, er pleasure, so match your Heathcote wines with something from the wide range of delicious food offerings . . . 

Masterclass with Nick Stock -  $75.00 pp

"Heathcote shiraz is one of Australia’s most profoundly exciting modern wine styles. But to understand any of the great wines of the world you must first understand where these wines come from and what it is about that place that allows them to excel. Join Nick Stock, one of Australia’s most prolific and widely tasted wine commentators, as we explore the best of Heathcote shiraz, tasted alongside a selection of global benchmarks, as we define and explain the status and origin of this established modern classic."

- Nick Stock

Join Nick Stock, one of Australia’s most prolific and widely tasted wine commentators, as we explore in depth the best of Heathcote shiraz, tasted alongside a selection of global benchmarks, as we define and explain the status and origin of this established modern classic. Places are limited, 

Places are limited, don't miss out. 

Tasting Seminars with Rob Hicks 

Satuday and Sunday at 11.00am, 12 Noon, 2.30pm & 3.30pm -

A relaxed easy way to learn about Heathcote wines and the region. Rob Hicks guides you through an easy to follow session suitable for all levels of wine knowledge and interest.

Music & Entertainment throughout the weekend

Accommodation – Visit www.heathcote.org.au for accommodation options.