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If an outdoor concert isn’t on your bucket list you need to add it now! The Hunter Valley is the favourite destination for many of the world’s best known performers… Springsteen, Sting, The Eagles, Elton John, The Rolling Stones, Cold Chisel… need we go on? They’re all lured by the stunning vineyard backdrop, great wines and country hospitality.

Then there are the wine and food festivals, including the Hunter Valley Wine & Food Festival held each May and June, and regional music and film festivals.  Whatever your party vibe, we’ve got an event so suit.

To find out What’s On this year, click below.

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1st Release Wine Week 2019

Featured Events , Food & Wine Event At Hunter Valley Cnr Broke Road & McDonalds Road Pokolbin, NSW

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Wednesday 25th September - Sunday 29th September
10:00am - 5:00pm

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When was the last time that you tried something for the 1st time?

Be the first to taste an exclusive range of Hunter Valley Premium Wines from some of the greatest vintages of the century. In the week of 25-29 September 2019 over a dozen Pokolbin Vineyards in the Around Hermitage area are coming together to release a range of their Premium wines. Featured during this week will be:

- 1st Release Whites, Sparklings, Rosés and Reds
- Aged Single Vineyard Reds
- Premium 1st Release dinner at The Mill Restaurant
- Immersive and fun events throughout the week
- Meet the winemakers and vineyard owners – hear their story

Featured Wineries: Thomas Wines, Peter Drayton Wines, Wombat Crossing Vineyard, Tintilla Estate, Thélème Winesat Black Creek Farm, Macquariedale Organic Wines, Hunter’s Dream Estate, Misty Glen Wines, Degen Wines, Mistletoe Winery, Glandore Estate, Pokolbin Estate.

The Mill Restaurant 28 September - 5-course Degustation matched with the 1st Release wines, hosted by the vineyard owners and winemakers. $145pp, bookings essential.

Purchase tickets here.

Visit our website to view full program.

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2019-09-29 17:00:00