HEATHCOTE ON SHOW
Queen's Birthday Weekend, June 8th, 9th, 10th, 2013.
Cellar Door open each day,
preview tastings & orders of 2012 Mr. Burke's Favourite Big Red
release of Dig Tree Sparkling Shiraz
and at least another ten wines on tasting
PLUS many other Heathcote wineries and tourism venues open all of this long weekend.
AUGUST 16th to 18th ...
TROUBADOUR 35 ... the FINAL Troubadour Weekend
with Eric Bogle, Shane Howard, Chris While & Julie Matthews,
Mike McClellan, Doug Ashdown and many more ...
... see button above left
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 including the Burke
and Wills Folk Festival, the Troubadour Weekend and the Newstead
Live! and National Folk Festivals.
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.)
Nav : Lat. -37.047190, Lon. 144.606172
Burke & Wills Winery
89 Coombes Lane
Mia Mia, Vic 3444
Ph : 03 54 255 400 Fax: 03 54 255 401