March 4 – 13 2016: This year the Melbourne Food and Wine Festival is back with a bang! The popular food and wine festival celebrates its 24th year in a row this year. This prestigious event gives you a glimpse of Australia’s finest wine and vast cuisine. Enjoy some great Australian delicacies either at a themed fine restaurant in the city or anywhere in the city’s beautiful lane ways. The festival aims to encourage quality, talent and lifestyle of Melbourne and Australian culinary excellence. Below are the details of the Event.
The 2016 Melbourne Food and Wine Festival presented by Bank of Melbourne will be running for ten days from March 4 – 13 in Australia’s culinary capital of Melbourne. Gather along the Yarra River to enjoy free entertainment and regional flavours, sharpen your skills at a MasterClass or sip your way through the world’s vineyards with wine tastings and pairings galore. Indulge your senses at the Bank of Melbourne World’s Longest Lunch or go regional with the best of Victorian produce. Whether you’re a seasoned foodie or just looking for something new, there’s a smorgasbord of events to try. Join us for ten days of unforgettable food and wine experiences.
The best highlight of the event of the MFWF’s is the the Bank of Melbourne World’s Longest Lunch. This lunch will stretch along the iconic main straight of Melbourne’s Albert Park Grand Prix Circuit on the Friday 4 March 2016. The stunning longest lunch is expected to entertain more than 1,600 guests with a menu by Guy Grossi.