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Strath-Boogie Music Week




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March 6th to 9th ... The Burke & Wills Folk Festival, with a great line-up of national and international musicians... see button on left

And then later in March there's The Peter Russell-Clarke Wine Dinner (14th), then afternoon shows with Chad Morgan (15th - lunch & show $65, show only $35), Lloyd Spiegel and Aldo Lennard's Stillwater (22nd - $55 / $25), Edwina Hayes (28th - 4pm show $40 plus optional $25 barbecue after) and Kevin Welch with Dustin Welch (29th - $75 / $45)... phone or email us to book for lunch & show or show only. Ph 5425 5400, email

ACCOMMODATION: we may have one or two farmhouse B&B double rooms available nearby @ approx $70 a night during the festival weekend and on the night of the Peter Russell-Clarke wine dinner (March 14th)
... phone us on 5425 5400 for details.

Also in the area!

Radio Springs Hotel & B&B at Lionville - music inspired, food with flair, oozing atmosphere and run with passion by Ken and Jackie.

Rowanston on the Track - Just down the road! Winery, Cellar Door and B&B. "Shakespeare in the Vines" not to be missed each January. is the website of Andrew Pattison, founder of Melbourne's famous 'eighties music venue The Troubadour, former owner of Lancefield Winery in Victoria's Macedon Ranges, and nowadays owner and winemaker at Burke & Wills Winery in the famous Heathcote wine region. Andrew is also a music festival director and music promoter, who keeps The Troubadour flame alive by running a mobile version of the venue as a prominent but intimate marquee venue at several of eastern Australia's top folk festivals.



Directions to Burke & Wills Winery: Burke and Wills Winery is 101 kms. NW of Melbourne and 31 kms. out of Lancefield via the Burke & Wills Track (sealed road), in Coombes Lane, 3155 Burke & Wills Track, Mia Mia. Melway 609 G6, Vic Roads Country directory 60 B2. From Melbourne via the Tullamarine Freeway, Melbourne Airport, Bulla, Romsey, drive straight through Lancefield continuing north for 2 kms. and bear left onto Burke & Wills Track (to Baynton and Mia Mia) just after Mustey's Bridge. From there it is approx. 29 kms. to Coombes Lane, which is 4.5 kms. after Watchbox Road, and 1.5 kms. after Haires Lane and Buntings Lane. (you will also pass Knights' Granite Hills Winery (worth a stop!) a little over half way along the track.)

Sat Nav : Lat. -37.047190, Lon. 144.606172

Contact details:

Andrew Pattison
Burke & Wills Winery
89 Coombes Lane
Mia Mia, Vic 3444

Ph : 03 54 255 400