Picnic in the park
GOURMET food and wine lovers will be feeling festive this Labour Day long weekend, when the annual Picnic in the Park culinary carnival returns on March 10.
Held in picturesque Mirimbah Park, at the base of Mt Buller, visitors can relax by the Delatite River under colourful autumn trees, sampling quality local produce from an array of stallholders - including local wineries and gourmet food producers.
There will be all flavours of the High Country there, from fine wines to organic cheese, paella to pizza.
Gates open 12pm-6pm, entry is only $20 for adults (including souvenir wine or beer glass and a complimentary beverage) with free entry for kids under 18 years of age.
Pre-purchase your tickets online or pay for your ticket at the gate. New for 2019 is a designated driver ticket for $15 (no complimentary drink voucher).
They are offering a complimentary return coach service from Mt Buller to Mirimbah Park for guests staying in resorts over the weekend.
Mansfield to Mirimbah, tickets are paid return per head (adult or child), so make sure you reserve your seat in advance.
ON SOON: The annual Picnic in the Park will be held at Mirimbah this coming March 10.