Ultimate Winery Experiences Australia

What's On in December

December 2023
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'Tis the season to celebrate at one of our Ultimate Wineries, where memorable events unfold in the heart of Australia's wine country.

1 Dec-31 Jan: Indulge in a Montalto Summer Picnic, where guests can enjoy the natural beauty of the estate at secluded sites, featuring hosted wine tastings, a shared set menu at a private picnic site, and a complimentary bottle of Montalto wine per two people. Book NOW

2 Dec: Singer-songwriter Jackson Browne is back at A Day on the Green, with his only Queensland show at Sirromet Wines. The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee will be joined by special guests: The Waifs, Vika & Linda, and Liz Stringer. Book tickets HERE.

2 Dec: Celebrate the Festive season with an intimate Australian-style Christmas lunch, Swinging Bridge wines, and picturesque views at Hill Park vineyard in Orange, the perfect way to welcome summer, festivity, and fun in the wine region; book your spot today!

8 Dec: Experience Vasse Felix's Sound and Sense Festival | THE RETURN, featuring an opening performance by the ACO amidst the serene Vasse Felix Art Gallery, followed by an intimate dining experience for Icon Ticket holders with a sumptuous four-course menu and matching Icon wines. Book HERE.

9 Dec: The Vasse Felix Sound and Sense Festival | SOIRÉE includes canapés, Idée Fixe Premier Brut, an early evening performance by top string musicians in the Janet Holmes à Court Collection exhibition, and a delightful summer soirée with musicians and Vasse Felix's finest wines as the sun sets over the Home Vineyard. Book HERE.

10 Dec: Discover the art of winemaking in The Perfect Blend Class at Mandoon Estate, where you'll learn from an expert, explore wine varieties, and craft your personalized blend, complete with a unique label. Book HERE

10 Dec: Begin your Sunday with the captivating concluding performance by the ACO at Vasse Felix's 2023 Sound & Sense Festival | SUMMER SOUNDS, raising a complimentary glass of Idée Fixe Brut Rosé on the lawns of Vasse Felix to usher in the year ahead. Reserve your ticket HERE.

16 Dec: Indulge in Malfy Gin, cocktails, and live music at the Jacob's Creek pop-up Gin Garden, with local SA produce platters from Harvest Kitchen and the lively tunes of Erin Jae Sowerby. This is a free pop-up event.

18 Dec: Enjoy a cozy evening at Mandoon Estate with an outdoor "Barbie" screening, live music, and tasty food and drinks. Relax and take in the beautiful views while enjoying pizza, hot dogs, popcorn, and chips. Book HERE

19 Dec: Experience an outdoor screening of "The Grinch" at Mandoon Estate with live acoustic music, catering, and drinks, offering a relaxing evening with  pizzas, hot dogs, popcorn, and chips while taking in the picturesque view. Book HERE

20 Dec: Experience an outdoor screening of "Elf" at Mandoon Estate with live acoustic music, catering, and drinks, offering a relaxing evening with pizzas, hot dogs, popcorn, and chips while taking in the picturesque view. Book HERE

23 Dec: Embrace the enchanting twilight hours on a d'Arenberg Singapore Sunset Twilight Dinner, which includes a special three-course banquet dinner of South-East Asian-inspired cuisine on level 3 of the d'Arenberg Cube. Book online HERE or phone +61 8 8329 4888, or email to wine@darenberg.com.au.

23 Dec-9 Mar: Savour Twilight Picnics, Twilight sittings at the Restaurant and Twilight sessions at The Piazza every Saturday at Montalto. Twilight tastings are also on offer at the Cellar Door each Saturday. More information and bookings HERE

25 Dec: This Christmas, unwind and savour a splendid 4-course luncheon with wine pairings, live music, and a special visit from Santa bearing gifts for children (up to 12 years) at Lurleen's, where Sirromet takes care of all the festive arrangements. Book HERE.

30 Dec: Unveiling Sirromet's Twilight in the Vines! Enjoy a curated platter and Sirromet wine amidst the vineyard. This experiences runs Saturdays and Sundays from December 30th at 5:30 pm. Book HERE

31 Dec: Visit Mandoon Estate and be part of a memorable family event where the timeless tunes of Abba and Robbie Williams will get everyone dancing, singing, and creating lasting memories in an unforgettable evening filled with music, nostalgia, and excitement for all ages. Book HERE



Various wineries


1 December - 31 December 2023