What's On Mornington Peninsula | May 31, 2019
Winter is here! Saturday is the first day of Winter, despite the cold weather forecast there's still plenty of great activities on in the local area. Here's our top picks...
New Vintage Launch Dinner Friday 31st of May from 7-10:30pm @ Polperro Wines 150 Red Hill Road, Red Hill
Each year the team at Polperro eagerly anticipate the release of their new vintage wines. This is a time to reflect on the vintages past - the seasonal challenges and the fun along the way. Polperro share with you the craftsmanship and dedication, the labour of love that brings Polperro and Even Keel wines to the dining room table.
Join for a night with owner and winemaker Sam Coverdale as he shares with you the launch of his 2017 Polperro Single Vineyard wines and his pick of the new releases, perfectly matched with a new pre - release seasonal menu created by executive chef Michael Demagistris. Settle in for a fun and relaxed night in the Polperro dining room - Limited tables available.
Contact the venue for booking details.
Barista Workshops Saturday 1st June from 4-6:30pm @ Blue Mini
2 Colchester Road, Rosebud
Learn fundamental barista techniques in a real cafe with trained professionals! - Practice making cappuccino, latte, short black and espresso - Master the art of silky milk - Signature espresso martini making - Learn how to adjust the grinder to get the prefect grind - Sample 'Boneo Road Roasters' in-house roasted coffee beans Small workshops, suited to coffee enthusiasts, drink at home coffee gurus or those looking for work in the industry.
What's included: - Barista training onsite at Blue Mini - Workshop handbook - Boneo Road Roasters coffee beans to take home - Drink as much coffee as you can handle!
Top End Ochre: Art From Nature Open until 4 June 2019 @ EVERYWHEN Artspace 39 Cook Street, Flinders
An exhibition of 60+ new Aboriginal bark paintings, carvings, paintings and works on paper from Arnhem Land and the Tiwi Islands. Featuring botanical barks, ceremonial poles, Mimih and Yawk Yawk spirit figures, bird and other carvings, and ochre paintings from Buku Larrnggay Mulka, Maningrida Arts, Munupi Arts and Tiwi Design. Artists include Mulkun Wirrpanda, Gurrundul and Yalmakany Marawili, Wukun Wanambi, Nampinapu Maymuru White, Djirrirra Wunungmurra, Owen Yalandja, Samson Bonson, Susan Marawarr, Cornelia Tipuamantumirri, Susan Wanji Wanji, Thomas Munkanome, Romolo Tipoloura and many more. Open 7 days a week contact venue for times and entry details.
We'd like to thank the above organisations for putting on great local events for the community, thank you to the great people at Visit Mornington Peninsula for helping to showcase the great events that happen around us. We are in no way affiliated with any of the above businesses or events we just like to help keep our local community informed of some of the great activities on in our beautiful pocket of the world. If you have an upcoming event that you would like us to feature please let us know ---- > CONTACT US