Rutherglen turns gold for Autumn!

Autumn lunch @ Lake Moodemere 16.9

The famous Muscat grapes are being harvested from their decades-old vines, the mornings are crisper and seas of red and gold leaves cascade over the fields - there is no prettier time to visit Rutherglen.

Food and wine, Rutherglen

March

Tastes of Rutherglen - March 10th & 11th

Tastes of Rutherglen is on Saturday March 10th and Sunday March 11th. This is Rutherglen’s ultimate wine and gourmet food event.  With award-winning wineries partnering with leading regional chefs and producers, Tastes of Rutherglen is the perfect way to sample the best of what our region has to offer

This event not only showcases Rutherglen’s outstanding wines and food, it also gives you the chance to get behind the scenes at many of our wineries to learn about the history and hard work that goes into making our world class wines.

Rutherglen Rotary Triathlon - 11th March

For the fit and enthusiastic, Rutherglen Rotary will be running their annual Triathlon on Sunday 11th March and when you have finished there make sure you pop into the Rutherglen Farmers Market and refuel your body with beautiful fresh locally grown produce .

James Blunt will be performing live at All Saints Estate on Saturday 17th March as part of the A Day on the Green concert program.  Also playing Karise Eden, Pete Murray, Alex Lloyd and Busby Marou.

Cycling, Rutherglen

April

Easter is a time to relax with family and friends; we have plenty of accommodation styles available ranging from motels, B&B’s, self-contained units and camping grounds.

In the heart of the Rutherglen Wine Region, experience classic country hospitality including all the excitement and spectacle of the 2018 All Saints Estate Polo. Spend the afternoon at this historic winery and experience the thrills of high level Polo, premium wine and food and musical entertainment.

All Saints Estate is holding the final game of the Victorian Polo Club calendar on Saturday, 14th April which will be a spectacular ending to an impressive season of Polo.

Cycling is also popular with the Rail Trail leading to different wineries and produce spots.  This easy going ride is the best way to make the most our beautiful autumn weather.  Bike hire is available at Rutherglen Wine Experience and Visitor Information Centre for $50 full day or $35 half day.

>Pedal to Produce 

>The Murray to Mountains Rail Trail 

>Road Cycling in Rutherglen

>Mountain Biking & Off Road Cycling

Tweed Ride, Cycling, Rutherglen

May

High Country Harvest - 4 to 20th May

The High Country Harvest festival arrives in May, and our famous Tweed Ride is on again! Calling all chaps, dandies and bon vivants, join us for a weekend of cycling revelry and divine food. Don your best vintage fashion for the 20 km ride punctuated by three simply scrumptious food and wine stops! Saturday 5th May, 10am-4pm.
$131.88 includes all food, wine, marshals and sag wagon!

There is so much happening over the 17 days of High Country Harvest Festival why not visit the official website to see what else you can do!