WHAT’S ON CALENDAR
January 25: School holiday movie at Mansfield Library. ‘BFG’ PG age 7+. Snacks provided. 2.30pm. Bookings essential 5775 8621.
January 25: Mt Buller Chamber Music Summer School Concerts. The Mt Buller Chamber Music Summer School runs each January in the Mount Buller village. Each year the summer school presents two extremely popular free chamber music concerts in the Alpine Chapel. From 8:30pm. The Summer School welcomes family groups to this concert. Info: 5777 6077, [email protected]buller.com.au.
January 25: Mansfield Family History Group at Mansfield Library. 3.00pm. Phone Sheena on 5775 1659 for more information.
January 26: Mansfield Winemakers Sunset Garden Party. 4.30 to 8pm. Spend Australia Day with good food, great local wine and fantastic entertainment by Roy Best - Tenor Tickets at $90 pp all inclusive - book with Susan Kinloch 0418 595 878 or susankin[email protected]pond.com
January 26: Mansfield CWA Bake and Craft Market. Come along on Saturday morning and enjoy cakes, jams and preserves just like your nanna made. 9.30-1pm. Op shop will also be open, so grab a bargain while you’re there. Held at the CWA hall in High street.
January 26: Mansfield Citizens ceremony, held in High Street. Come along and enjoy a complimentary barbecue breakfast and free entertainment, Citizenship Ceremony and Affirmation, acknowledgment of Citizen and Community Event Award winners and flag raising ceremony.
January 26: Mansfield Bush Market. Highett Street. Family friendly market open to a wide variety of stallholders, with more than 100 stalls in attendance. Info: [email protected]fieldbushmarket.com. au; 03 5777 3237.
January 26: Kevington Regatta. A great day out for the whole family, grab your lilo, your kayak or just your swimmers and head to 5171 Mansfield-Woods Point Road, Ten Mile (Sailor Bills Creek Bridge, 4km south by road from Kevington Hotel) for a paddle downstream. Event starts at 10.30am. Life jackets are recommended.
January 27: Music in the vines 2019. Come along to Delatite Winery and enjoy some cold wine and local beers, pizzas, platters, and a sausage sizzle on the night. There will also be gourmet picnic hampers by the Produce Store which must be pre-ordered. There will be entertainment for children, including a face painter, a jumping castle and water sprinklers. Relax and listen to music played by Maurice Milani, Rose Hanratty and Charlie and Jones. No byo food or alcohol.
February 7: ‘Friends of the Great Victorian Rail Trail’ monthly meeting at the Mansfield Library, 3:00pm. A community group working towards the development and promotion of the rail trail to increase its economic benefit to the local community. February 9: Tackling the 7 Peaks is a tough challenge, but one that is made easier and more enjoyable with the company of like-minded cyclists. Join your hosts ‘The Soup Boys’ on a group ride to conquer Mt Buller’s picturesque 7 Peaks climb. Make sure you have registered for the 7 Peaks Challenge and have the 7 Peaks Ride app downloaded. Meet at 7:30am at ticket box, Mirimbah. For more information, call 5728 2773.
February 16: Come along to Delatite Winery and learn how to pick grapes. From 10am-2pm, come along for a morning of picking the 2019 vintage grapes with our amazing vineyard manager, Matt. Learn all about the process of picking grapes including the benefits of handpicking and how we choose when to pick. This event will be followed by a lunch with winemaker Andy Browning, and numbers are limited to 20.