The perfect weekend, Italian style.

Discover one of Victoria’s most picturesque destinations, the King Valley - full of warm hospitality and authentic Italian culture.

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Raise a glass
with friends.

Meet the winemakers, taste their latest releases and discover exclusive museum releases. This is the home of Australia’s very best Italian style wine.

The perfect
menu to match.

From tasting plates of family- favourite Italian recipes to long degustation dinners and indulgent desserts, there’s something for every taste. Buon appetito!

Fun for all,
big and small.

With live music and entertainment, markets bursting with local produce and handcrafted goods, plus lots of special activities for little ones, everyone’s happy.

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Festival tickets $20pp, including your festival glass to take home.
Children play free!

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Don't want to drive? Tours of upper King Valley, with pickups in Albury, Wodonga, Wangaratta, Myrtleford, Beechworth and Milawa, offered by North East Coachlines.

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Celebrate with gusto!

Participating Wineries

Click through to investigate each participating winery's offering of food, wine and fun across the festival.

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Getting here

The Hume Freeway, the Maroondah and Midland Highways, and the Great Alpine Road feed into the region – the journey from Melbourne is a comfortable 3 hours, or 4 hours from Canberra. All roads leading to the region are sealed, and offer spectacular views.

Albury Airport facilitates daily flights between Melbourne, Canberra, Sydney and Brisbane, operated by Qantas Link, REX, Virgin Airlines and JETGO. All major rental car agencies are based at the airport. Wangaratta railway station is on the main Sydney-Melbourne rail link.

Staying here

For details of accommodation in the area, visit or contact Wangaratta Visitor Information Centre on FREECALL 1800 801 065.

A note about buses

Buses are welcome by appointment at the following wineries:
Brown Brothers (last bus accepted 4pm) | Dal Zotto | Darling Estate | La Cantina | Merkel | Pizzini (last bus accepted at 3pm, no large coaches) | Politini | Symphonia

No buses can be facilitated at Chrismont or Sam Miranda, with exception of prior arrangements by North East Coachlines. Please contact the wineries you plan to visit to ensure access on the day.

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We are grateful for the support of Rural City of Wangaratta.
We are grateful for the support of Rural City of Wangaratta.

Wine and Food Festival | 19 + 20 November 2016