Food and wine
As a foodie town, Melbourne always has a culinary event on the boil. Choose from food festivals, wine tastings, celebrity chef visits and cooking classes.
Melbourne Food and Wine Festival
Melbourne, it’s time to hit the city and taste the flavour.
World's Longest Brunch
A Melbourne Food and Wine Festival event that celebrates Melbourne's cafe culture.
Ahana Dutt from Raja in Sydney joins an exploration of the tribal cuisines of India.
Summer Night Market
Unforgettable balmy moments as the Summer Night Market returns to Queen Vic Market!
Escala de Cinzas: Greyscale
Experience the taste sensation of grey gelato this summer at MPavilion.
World's Longest Lunch
The signature event of Melbourne Food and Wine Festival, with Andrew McConnell.
Kanji Kobayashi x Michael Greenlaw
One of Japan's most famous specialists in hyperlocal cuisine brings his take on Italo-Japanese.
The best things to do under $20 in Melbourne
The best cocktail deals, cheap eats and low-cost activities in Melbourne.
Art, History, Food and Wine Tour
The perfect introduction to Melbourne – street art, curious tales, wine tasting and tapas.
AusIMM's International Women's Day Lunch
Celebrate this International Women's Day and hear from Kylie Moore-Gilbert and Neroli Smith.
Best's Great Western Wine Masterclass
Taste ten wines from one of Australia's most historical wineries with vigneron, Hamish Thomson.
Bakery Hill Whisky Distillery Tour and Tasting
Learn how Bakery Hill produces its malts on a tour and tasting led by a distiller.
Californian Wine Masterclass
Taste the stylistic differences of Californian wines, exploring unique terroirs of the West Coast.
Easter Chocolate Indulgence High Tea
Delight your taste buds with sweet and savoury treats.
Dan's Diner Dinners: Dan Hunter, Brae
One of Australia's most formidable chefs leads the kitchen for one night only.
Learn to Cook Thai
An incredible hands-on cooking experience featuring two of Thailand’s favoutire dishes.
High Tea at Melbourne Museum
Experience a taste of the Titanic through a unique high tea menu.
La Camera's 20th Birthday Celebration
Enjoy four fabulous events in one night - opera, jazz, blues, a cooking class and more.
The Pizza Sessions
Make your own pizza or enjoy hot, fast and fun pizza good times with guest talents.
Dan's Diner Dinners: Daniel Wilson, Yakimono
The Diner turns Japanese as Yakimono chef Daniel Wilson takes over for the night.
Learn to evaluate wine like an expert and improve your palate in this informative and fun session.
Social Wines Meetup and Dinner
Join a guided tasting with a sommelier and make new friends over fine wines.
Whitehart 7th Birthday Party
Celebrate seven years of Whitehart – your favourite urban oasis.
Dance to the Sound of Italy
Eat, dance and have fun at an Italian dinner and show night.
Murder at the Manor
A quintessentially British combination of intrigue, fun and delicious food.
International Women's Day: Pink High Tea
Step into a world of elegance and enjoy a selection of sweet and savoury delights.
A Venetian Masquerade Dinner
Be transported to Venice for a dinner that will surprise and delight you, as part of the MFWF.
Chef's Table Degustation Dinner
Enjoy an eight-course themed dinner with optional matched wines.
Gin and Cheese Tasting
Enjoy a gin and cheese tasting night hosted by Milk the Cow Fromagerie.
Sun Chasers: Sunday Poolside Sessions
End the weekend right and start the weekend fresh with a poolside recovery session at W Melbourne.
Mad Hatter's High Tea: After Dark Edition
Welcome to an adults-only wonderland bursting with whimsy and delight.
Salami and Wine Matching
A mouthwatering exploration of six artisan salami, learning how to match them to back-vintage wines
Share the Dignity: DigniTea
Join in an afternoon of fun, high tea, bubbles and guest speakers to help end period poverty.
Northern French Masterclass
Taste wines from Loire, Alsace and Savoie in this wine masterclass.
Rebooting the classic diner for a Food and Wine Festival experience you won’t want to miss.
Japan to Peru: A Nikkei Experience
Enjoy a 10-course omakase menu prepared by Haijime Horiguchi and Alejandro Saravia.
Everything you can do right now to rediscover Melbourne
Reignite your passion for the city with these action-packed guides.
Big Vegan Market
Browse hundreds of vegan stalls, including food, drinks, clothes, make-up and skin care.
Dan's Diner Dinners: Daniel Puskas, Sixpenny
Dive into the delicious world of Italo-American eats.