2017 Food & Wine Festival

Join us on Sunday 26 November 11am to 4pm


Sunday 26 November 2017
11am - 4pm


Fintona Girls’ School, 79 Balwyn Road, Balwyn


After a three year hiatus, the Fintona Food & Wine Festival is back.

The Festival is our flagship fundraising event of the year and is a fantastic opportunity for our families, friends and the wider community to enjoy delicious food and wine in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere.

Fintona’s most anticipated event of the year, the fabulous Food & Wine Festival, is almost here. We invite you to come along and join in the fun. Below is some information about the wonderful array of food and wine stalls, amusements and activities you can expect on the day.

We hope to see you and your family at Fintona’s greatest community event.

Please share the event on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/events/352301291850395/

There will be something for everyone including:

Gourmet Food
(including Belgium waffles, souvlaki, Japanese hot food, falafels, christmas puddings, honey, preserves, extra virgin olive oil and olives)
Boutique Wines from Sir Paz Estate Wines and Coliban Valley Wines  
Wine, Beer and Champagne in the Beer Garden  
Cakes and Jam  
Vintage Bazaar selling quality second hand clothing, furniture, books, toys and bric-a-brac            
BBQ & Sausage Sizzle  

Lucky Wine & Spirit Dip

Will you be the lucky recipient of the following premium wines and spirits:

  • Bollinger, Veuve Clicquot, Mumm, Pierre Gimonnet, Fils Champagnes
  • Bombay Sapphire Gin and Absolut Vodka
  • Chandon Vintage Sparkling Wines
  • Penfolds Bin 389- 2015 Cabernet Shiraz
  • Penfolds Bin 407- 2015 Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Rockford Rifle Range 2013 Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Torbreck Barossa Valley The Struie 2003 Shiraz
  • Yarra Yering 2015 Dry Red No 1 
  • Yarra Yering 2015 Dry Red No 2 
  • Wolf Blass 2004 Grey Label Shiraz
  • Mount Mary Vinyard 2004 Quintet (currently retailing for around $260) 

and many, many more

Soft Serve Ice-cream, Gelati, Snow Cones and Fairy Floss  
Dunk-a-Teacher - see Mrs Chandler and other teachers get dunked NEW  
Face Painting  
Jumping Castle  
Animal Farm  
Giant Inflatable Slide  
Pony Rides  
Side Show Alley NEW  

PLUS a Silent Auction featuring some fabulous items including:

  • Hawthorn Limited Edition framed print of the 13 premierships from 1961 (AFL approved), priceless
  • Dustin Martin signed print, priceless
  • 2017 Richmond Premiers framed print, priceless
  • Let’s Talk Kitchens Kitchen/Bathroom design voucher, valued at $1500
  • Parent's City Escape hamper includes a $500 Crown voucher, total prize valued at $750
  • Weekend away at Lake Nillahcootie, North East Victoria, valued at $800
  • Scuba diving with sea dragons on the Mornington Peninsula for four people, valued at $700
  • Your Gym voucher for 6 months, valued at $723
  • E & S Trading gift voucher, valued at $500
  • Macedon Ranges winery tour, cellar tasting and overnight stay for two with dinner and gourmet  breakfast included, valued at $415
  • iPad mini 2 16gb, valued at $425

Bids close at 3pm sharp.


Pre-purchase your Wristbands Now

You can pre-purchase your wristbands at https://www.trybooking.com/327050. Wristbands are $25 and entitle you to unlimited access to the following amusements:

Giant Inflatable Slide
Jumping Castle
Pony Rides and
Animal Farm

Wristbands will be $30 on Festival day.


Entry is free. All welcome.





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