Red Hill Community Market
Located in one of the State’s most picturesque settings, Red Hill Market is the ‘grand dame’ of Victoria’s craft markets. In its 39th year you will find something for everyone – a great variety of arts and crafts, homewares, delicious gourmet food and fresh home grown produce.
Sunny Hill Strawberry Farm
Want something more? Then come pick you own delicious, in season strawberries from Sunny Ridge Strawberry Farm! Open daily from 9am to 5pm, the farm provides a dessert cafe, U-pick strawberry farm (closes 4.30pm), fresh produce, gourmet products as well as Rebello wine and cider tasting.
What could be better!
Red Hill Community Market
Location: Red Hill Recreation Reserve Arthurs Seat Road, Red Hill, 3937
(03) 5976 3266
Sunny Ridge Strawberry Farm
Location: 244 Shands Road, Main Ridge, 3928
03 5989 4500
Lior burst onto the Australian music scene in 2005 with his stunning debut album Autumn Flow. Recorded and released entirely independently, and spearheaded by This Old Love and subsequent singles Daniel and Autumn Flow, the album became one of the most successful independent debuts in Australian history.
A swag of accolades followed, amongst them three Aria nominations, as well as Triple J’s prestigious J Award nomination for Album of the Year.
Lior is known for his dynamic and moving performances and has earned a reputation as one of Australia’s finest live performers. He is part of a rare breed of artists that has achieved a great degree of success and critical acclaim, whilst maintaining an independence and individuality in their craft.
Location: Southern Peninsula Arts Centre 245 Eastbourne Rd, Rosebud, 3939
When: 21 February 2014, 8:00 PM to 10:00 PM
03 5986 8204
Peninsula Piers and Pinots features twenty Mornington Peninsula Vignerons showcasing the maritime cool climate wines with tastings by the sea in an intimate gathering. Held on the Sunday of the Victorian Labor Day long weekend (March 9) on the Flinders foreshore, wines will be matched with local food and live music. The event also doubles as the finish line of the Yacht Race held on the day to add some excitement to the day!
Choose your Pinot!
Peninsula Pinot Noir, Pinot Meunier, Pinot Gris and Pinot Grigio will all be featured on the day – follow the flags from the pier and taste more than 60 wines with fantastic local produce to match. Entry includes complimentary glass and wine tastings, then purchase wine by the glass or bottle.
Easily accessible from Rye, Flinders provides a wonderful setting showing off the more rugged surf coast of the Peninsula. Come along and enjoy local music to set the scene and treat yourself and friends or family to a day to relax, enjoy and remember.
For more information including ticket prices, check out the Piers and Pinots page on Mornington Peninsula Vignerons.
Special Offer: Come stay with us over this labor day long weekend and mention this post when you book your stay to receive a complimentary bottle of peninsula Pinot on your arrival!
Fancy a hit of golf? Or some relaxation at a day spa? Or a wander through a hedge maze? All of the above? Want some special offers to tempt you down?
If so then be sure and check those out listed on the Visit Mornington Peninsula web site. They update their catalog of offers regularly and have a good set of activities to lure you down the peninsula.
What else apart from these offers?
Don’t like what’s on offer there? Well don’t feel you need to limit yourself – there are a myriad of things to do. From relaxing on one of the many tranquil beaches, driving down for a relaxed lunch in Sorrento, hitting the wine region and making your own sparkling wine at Foxey’s Hangout, visiting Red Hill brewery or discovering the local varieties of cheese at Flinders Cheese.
Come down and stay!
With the hottest weather behind us there’s no better time to come visit the peninsula – come stay with us, you know you want to! 🙂
Relax at one of the many hot springs