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Sunday December 6, 2015
Christmas Luncheon
Kings Steak & Seafood Bar
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Thursday November 19, 2015
One Day Coach Tour of the Yarra Valley Wine Region
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Itinerary
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Sunday October 18, 2015
Bottling Day at Daldreden
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Wednesday September 23, 2015
Winemaker’s Dinner at Tao’s, Bulleen
Hosted by M.Chapoutier Wines
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Tuesday August 11, 2015
Trivia Night
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Tuesday, July 7, 2015
AGM and Winemakers Dinner at Gateway on Monash
Hosted by Rutherglen Estates
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Agenda
Minutes
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Friday, May 15, 2015 to Monday, May 18, 2015
Weekend Tour of the Hunter Valley Wine Region
Over the weekend we visited eight wineries and were treated to a Winemaker’s Dinner hosted by Drayton’s Family Wines. We also visited a cheese factory, a chocolate factory and a distillery. See the Itinerary for more details.
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Itinerary
Travelling to and from Cessnock
Tour Report
Report by Glen Spry, Queensland Wine Guild of Australia
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Tuesday April 14, 2015
Taste N Talk with Michael Hince
A Pocket History of Victorian Wine
Michael Hince is a former editor of The Epicurean magazine, restaurant reviewer and contributor to the Age, the Age Good Food Guide, the Weekly Times and the Herald Sun. Michael broadcasts to over 1.5 million listeners nationally on his radio programs, Heard it Through the Grapevine and Table Talk, on the Community Radio Network.
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Further information from Michael

Sunday March 22, 2015
One Day Coach Tour to the Bellarine area of the Geelong Wine Region
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Sunday February 8, 2015
Breakfast on the Yarra
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Sunday December 7, 2014
Christmas Luncheon
Seville Hill, Yarra Valley
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Sunday November 16, 2014
One Day Coach Tour of the Bendigo Wine Region
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Sunday October 26, 2014
Bottling Day at Dalreden
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Wednesday September 17, 2014
Restaurant Dinner: A Taste for All Seasons, Armadale
Hosted by Beverley Sutherland Smith
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Thursday July 3, 2014
AGM and Winemaker’s Dinner at Bucatini, Mitcham
Hosted by Wolseley Wines
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Sunday June 22, 2014
One Day Coach Tour of the southern area of the Gippsland Wine Region
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Itinerary
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Tuesday May 13, 2014
Restaurant Dinner at Frenchy’s, Glen Waverley
Guest Speaker: Steven Alexander, Dan Murphy’s
‘A French Degustation Experience’
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Saturday April 12 & Sunday April 13, 2014
Weekend Coach Tour of the Rutherglen Wine Region
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Tuesday March 18, 2014
Trivia Night
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Tuesday February 25, 2014
Taste N Talk
Seville Estate, Yarra Valley
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Sunday February 2, 2014
Breakfast on the Yarra
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Sunday December 8, 2013
Hanging Rock Winery & Picnic at Hanging Rock
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Itinerary
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Sunday November 17, 2013
One Day Coach Tour of the Moorabool area of the Geelong Wine Region
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Sunday October 20, 2013
Winery Luncheon
Whispering Hills, Yarra Valley
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Wednesday September 11, 2013
Winemaker’s Dinner at Black Vine Cafe, Mount Waverley
Hosted by Pfeiffer Wines of Rutherglen 
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Sunday August 18, 2013
Methode Champenoise Workshop
Peter Beckingham Wines, Moorabbin
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Wednesday July 10, 2013
AGM and Winemaker’s Dinner at Gateway on Monash
Hosted by Balgownie Estate, Bendigo & Yarra Valley Wine Regions
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Thursday June 20, 2013
Taste N Talk
Narkoojee Wines, Gippsland Wine Region
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Tuesday May 7, 2013
Winemaker’s Dinner at Bucatini, Mitcham
Hosted by Coldstream Hills, Yarra Valley Wine Region
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Friday April 19, 2013 to Monday April 22, 2013
Weekend Tour of the Barossa Valley and McLaren Vale Wine Regions
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Tuesday March 19, 2013
Taste N Talk
Ros Richie Wines
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Sunday February 3, 2013
Breakfast on the Yarra
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Sunday December 9, 2012
Christmas Luncheon
Wealth Garden Chinese Seafood Restaurant – Yum Cha
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Sunday November 18, 2012
One Day Coach Tour of Nillumbik Shire Wineries
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Sunday October 14, 2012
Bottling Day at Dalreden
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Tuesday September 11, 2012
Winemaker’s Dinner at Zest, Holmesglen TAFE
Hosted by Yalumba
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Sunday August 18, 2012
Blending Workshop with Graeme Miller, Dixons Creek
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The Art of Blending: How it Works
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Wednesday July 18, 2012
AGM and Winemaker’s Dinner at Gateway on Monash
Hosted by Brown Brothers
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President’s Report
Minutes
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Tuesday June 12, 2012
Taste N Talk
Barista Night: Coffee Appreciation Class
The Home Barista Institute
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Wednesday May 16, 2012
Winemaker’s Dinner at Tao’s, Bulleen
Hosted by Stanton & Killen of Rutherglen 
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Tuesday May 1, 2012
Taste N Talk
A Pinot Experience: Seville Estate
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Saturday March 17 & Sunday March 18, 2012
Weekend Coach Tour of the Bright Area
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Sunday February 5, 2012
Breakfast on the Yarra
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Sunday December 11, 2011
Christmas Luncheon,
Seville Hill, Yarra Valley
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Sunday November 27, 2011
One Day Coach Tour of the Harcourt District
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Sunday October 16, 2011
Bottling Day at Jinchilla Alpacas
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Wednesday September 14, 2011
Winemaker’s Dinner at Zest, Holmesglen TAFE
Hosted by Pizzini Wines, King Valley
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Tuesday August 9, 2011
Taste N Talk
Angoves Whiskey Night
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Wednesday July 13, 2011
AGM and Winemaker’s Dinner at Gateway on Monash
Hosted by DeBortoli Wines
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Agenda
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Wednesday June 8, 2011
Taste N Talk
Tahbilk
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Saturday May 14 & Sunday May 15, 2011
Weekend Coach Tour of the Great Western and Grampians Wine Regions
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Wednesday April 6, 2011
Taste N Talk
Louis and Jean Paul De Castella
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Sunday March 20, 2011
One Day Coach Tour of the Bellarine area of the Geelong Wine Region
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Tuesday March 1, 2011
Winemaker’s Dinner at Bucatini, Mitcham
Hosted by Oakridge Wines, Yarra Valley
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Sunday February 6, 2011
Breakfast on the Yarra
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Sunday December 5, 2010
Christmas Luncheon
Wild Cattle Creek Winery, Wandin
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Sunday November 14, 2010
One Day Coach Tour of the Heathcote Wine Region
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Itinerary
Winery Information
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Sunday October 24, 2010
Bottling Day at Dalreden
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Wednesday September 15, 2010
Winemaker’s Dinner at Nelsons Restaurant, Wantirna South
Hosted by Old Orchard Winery
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Wednesday August 18, 2010
Taste N Talk
Howard Park, Margaret River & Great Southern
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Tuesday July 13, 2010
AGM and Winemaker’s Dinner at Gateway on Monash
Hosted by Trentham Estate
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Tuesday June 29, 2010
Taste N Talk
Walter Bos, Wine Export Pty Ltd
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Saturday May 15 & Sunday May 16, 2010
Weekend Coach Tour of the Maryborough district of the Bendigo Wine Region
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Wednesday April 14, 2010
Winemaker’s Dinner at Tao’s, Bulleen
Hosted by Seville Estate, Yarra Valley
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Sunday March 21, 2010
One Day Coach Tour of the Warragul district of the Gippsland Wine Region
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Tuesday March 2, 2010
Taste N Talk
Peter Clingleffer, Research Scientist, CSIRO, Merbein
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Sunday February 7, 2010
Breakfast on the Yarra
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Sunday December 6, 2009
Christmas Luncheon
Gisborne Peak Winery, Macedon Ranges Wine Region
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Sunday November 29, 2009
Christmas Picnic
Buchanan Park, Berwick
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Sunday November 15, 2009
Bottling Day at Jinchilla Alpacas
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Tuesday October 13, 2009
Taste N Talk
A French Wine Experience
Julia Vesval, M. Chapoutier, Australia
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Saturday September 19, 2009
Golden Anniversary Dinner
Celebrating 50 Years, 1959-2009
Hemisphere Conference Centre and Hotel, Moorabbin
VIP Invitation
Member Invitation
Non-Member Invitation
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Sunday August 16, 2009
One Day Coach Tour of the Mornington Peninsula Wine Region
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Tuesday July 14, 2009
AGM and Winemaker’s Dinner at Hotel Bruce County, Mount Waverley
Hosted by McWilliam’s Wines
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Tuesday June 16, 2009
Taste N Talk
The Pinot Noir Story
Phillip Moraghan, Curly Flat Winery, Macedon Ranges Wine Region
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Saturday May 23 & Sunday May 24, 2009
Weekend Coach Tour of Colac,The Otways and Port Campbell District Wineries
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Wednesday April 22, 2009
Winemaker’s Dinner at Zest, Holmesglen TAFE
Hosted by Tyrrell’s Wines 
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Sunday March 22, 2009
One Day Coach Tour of  Seville area of the Yarra Valley Wine Region
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Tuesday March 3, 2009
Taste N Talk
Gisborne Peak, Macedon Ranges Wine Region
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Sunday February 1, 2009
Breakfast on the Yarra
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Sunday December 16, 2008
Christmas Luncheon
Il Carretto Restaurant, North Carlton
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Sunday November 30, 2008
Christmas Picnic
Buchanan Park, Berwick
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Sunday October 26, 2008
Bottling Day at Dalreden
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Wednesday September 17, 2008
Winemaker’s Dinner at Bucatini, Mitcham
Hosted by Angoves
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Saturday August 16, 2008
One Day Coach Tour of Ballarat & ‘Blood on the Southern Cross’
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Tuesday August 5, 2008
Taste N Talk
Winemaking and Wine Chemistry
Karen Coulston, Hills of Plenty Winery
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Thursday July 15, 2008
AGM and Winemaker’s Dinner at Hotel Bruce County, Mount Waverley
Hosted by Whispering Hills, Yarra Valley Wine Region
Minutes
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Tuesday June 17, 2008
Winemaker’s Dinner at Henry’s Restaurant, Bayswater
Hosted by Blamires Butterfly Crossing Vineyard
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Tuesday, June 3, 2008
Taste N Talk
Graeme & Bernadette Miller
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Sunday May 28, 2008
One Day Coach Tour of the Balnarring area of the Mornington Peninsula Wine Region
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Tuesday April 16, 2008
Winemaker’s Dinner at Frenchy’s Bistro, Glen Waverley
Hosted by Chambers Rosewood Winery of Rutherglen
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Tuesday April 1, 2008
Taste N Talk
International Whiskey Experience
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Sunday March 16, 2008
One Day Coach Tour of the Goulburn Valley Wine Region
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Sunday February 3, 2008
Breakfast on the Yarra
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Sunday November 25, 2007
Christmas Picnic
Buchanan Park, Berwick
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Sunday October 28, 2007
Bottling Day at Jinchilla Alpacas
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Saturday August 18 & Sunday August 19, 2007
Weekend Coach Tour of the Echuca area
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Tuesday July 17, 2007
AGM and Winemaker’s Dinner at Hotel Bruce County, Mount Waverley
Hosted by Beckingham Wines
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Sunday May 13, 2007
One Day Coach Tour of the Bendigo Wine Region
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Sunday March 25, 2007
One Day Coach Tour of the Macedon Ranges Wine Region
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Sunday October 29, 2006
Bottling Day at Dalreden
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Saturday August 19 & Sunday August 20, 2006
Weekend Coach Tour of the Rutherglen Wine Region
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Sunday June 25, 2006
One Day Coach Tour of the Bass Valley area of the Gippsland Wine Region
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Wednesday September 7, 2005
Winemaker’s Dinner at Dunyazad Restaurant, North Balwyn
Hosted by Bethany Wines, Barossa Valley
Lebanese Cuisine meets Barossa Valley Wine
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Sunday August 14, 2005
One Day Coach Tour of the Sunbury Wine Region
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Saturday April 2, 2005
One Day CoachTour of the Waurn Ponds area of the Geelong Wine Region
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Tuesday September 14, 2004
Winemaker’s Dinner at Gateway on Monash
Hosted by Tyrrell’s Wines
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Saturday June 26 to Sunday June 27, 2004
Weekend Coach Tour of the King Valley and Glenrowan Wine Regions
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Saturday August 16,2003
One Day Coach Tour of the Kyneton area of the Macedon Ranges Wine Region
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Tuesday May 20, 2003
Winemaker’s Dinner at Hotel Bruce County
Hosted by Blue Nun and Platypus Lane Wines
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Tuesday April 8, 2003
Winemaker’s Dinner at Nero’s Restaurant, Mitcham
Hosted by Angove’s Wine and Penny’s Hill Wines
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Saturday March 8 to Monday March 10, 2003
Weekend Coach Tour of the Coonawarra Wine Region
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Sunday November 10, 2002
One Day Coach Tour of the Avoca area of the Pyrenees Wine Region
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Wednesday September 18, 2002
Winemaker’s Dinner at Chase 2 Restaurant, Forest Hill
At Home with the Sullivans
Hosted by Sullivan Wine Agencies and Willow Bridge Estate
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Sunday June 16, 2002
One Day Coach Tour of the Bellarine Peninsula, Geelong Wine Region
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Tuesday April 23, 2002
Winemaker’s Dinner at Manju Restaurant
Hosted by Trentham Estate
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Sunday March 24, 2002
One Day Coach Tour of the Bendigo Wine Region
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Sunday February 3, 2002
Breakfast on the Yarra
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Saturday October 20 & Sunday 21 October, 2001
Weekend Coach Tour of the Swan Hill area
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Tuesday September 18, 2001
Winemaker’s Dinner at Market Street Tavern, Nunawading
Hosted by Tisdall Wines
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Saturday June 9 to Monday June 11, 2001
Weekend Coach Tour to Griffith and the Riverina Wine Region
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