Summer vineyard retreat

Summer vineyard retreat

Lucy Bowler 52 Weekends North East Victoria The North East Victorian summer sees lush greenery burst to life across local vineyards, with Lindenwarrah Milawa the perfect spot to hit the reset button. Just a stone’s throw from the iconic Brown Brothers Winery and...
Taste the best of Beechworth this November

Taste the best of Beechworth this November

The Beechworth Vignerons Spring Tasting returns bigger than ever, with close to 30 winemakers set to congregate in the historic town centre on November 18 2017 and exhibit their finest current-release wines.Now in its fourth year, the laidback expo-style event will...
Mansfield Winemakers: Serenity Spring Lunch

Mansfield Winemakers: Serenity Spring Lunch

Mansfield Winemakers and top local chefs will present the Serenity Spring Lunch on Sunday 26 November 2017 at Bonnie Doon. Nestled in the renowned High Country district, local vineyards capitalise on the unique cool climate terroir, nurtured by pristine waters, fresh...
It’s time for a break…

It’s time for a break…

School holidays spent in North East Victoria were a highlight of my childhood and I’d often count down the days until I could return. Life in Melbourne couldn’t beat the rush of being up here, surrounded by my cousins and getting out into that fresh, bracing country...
James & Co Wines, Rutherglen

James & Co Wines, Rutherglen

NEW KIDS ON THE BLOCK: The newly opened James & Co cellar door brings a touch of Melbourne to downtown Rutherglen. WORDS: 52WeekendsNEVic PICTURES: 52WeekendsNEVic / Georgie James Photography (as noted)       Rutherglen couple Ricky and Georgie...
Weekend Fit For a King, 2017

Weekend Fit For a King, 2017

This Queen’s Birthday weekend – taste, explore and feast… like a King! Across the King Valley’s Weekend Fit for a King festival, the winemaking families of the region open brand new release wines for festival-goers to taste, including the Italian varietals they...