© Regional Tastes 2016

What’s included in the ticket

Cooking Demonstrations A range of cooking demonstrations and workshops by well known chef’s Talks by Cider, BBQ and more will be available on the day. Fermenting workshop - ticketed. 

Taks, Tastes and More

Come along to informal chats and talks about wine, cider, American BBQ and more.

Samples, tastes and learning, are all part of your ticket entry. 

Exhibitors access

Meet, sample and purchase products from over 60 Regional exhibitors

Kids zone - Full access $20

Animal Farm, Magic and Science show, facepainting and more  - Free

Carnival rides, - Unlimited with ticket.  Shows 11.30am - 12.30pm      Scientwists - Bouncy Balls 1.00pm - 2.00pm         Silly Twinkle Toes Circus 2.30pm - 3.30pm         Scientwists - Slinky Slime 4.00pm - 5.00pm         Silly Twinkle Toes Circus Scientwists -  Bouncy balls and Slinky Slime Workshops to learn how to make slinky slime and bouncy balls Flash Twinkle Toes Silly Circus Flash is a talented circus performer with one big problem...he just can’t seem to get things right. No matter how hard he tries he always seems to need some little helping hands to get things back on track. Flash Twinkle Toes ‘Silly Circus Show’ features audience interaction, comedic routines and fun circus skills including diabolo, plate spinning, juggling, magic, and more. In The Silly Circus children can enjoy watching or even become the next star of the show

Live Music

Stage One: 11.00am - 12.30pm  - Trish Simpson - Listen Here  1.00pm - 4.00pm     - Hey Gringo   - Listen Here  5.00pm - 8.00pm     - Hollow Majors    - Listen Here Stage Two:  11.00am - 1.45pm  - Nostaliga             - Listen Here  2.00 pm - 3.450pm  - Brian Kampf      - Listen Here 4.00pm - to 5.45pm - Ash Archer - Listen Here 5.00pm - 7.40pm    - The Quinals       - Listen Here Hey Gringo Join Daryl Roberts with Hey Gringo, an eclectic, earthy, funk injected, original jazz, blues n roots band who have been delivering unique, irresistible live performances for nearly two decades.  This multi award winning band of seasoned, outstanding instrumentalists, singers and songwriters, have notched up 4 critically acclaimed albums, toured extensively, both nationally and internationally and have performed with some of the biggest names in the global music arena. Listen Here The Hollow Majors The Hollow Majors are a Geelong based band with a great sound, and put on a superb show. The guys cover a range of music from the 60’s, 70’s. 80’s and 90’s, through to now.  Well dressed and high energy performance, they are perfect to finish of our event.  Listen Here Inka Marka Music of the Andes and beyond.  InkaMarka are often called the most famous unfamous group in Australia! With 11 albums under the belt, and an Aria nomination for their 5th album AukiAuki, the group have performed at many National & International Events and Festivals.With performances in Australia, the Pacific , Asia, and South Africa, InkaMarka have a wealth of experience Inka Marka never fails to please.   This group is always a crowd pleaser more often found at the ever popular Vic Market Listen Here The Quinals Family group that love playing together and have a wonderful sound.  Steadily gaining a solid repuation for playing crowd pleasing music. They can be found often playing at the Eynesbury Market. Listen Here

Brian Kampf

Brian is a regular on the busking and festival circuit with many popluar laid back performances. Perfect listening while chilling out, and enjoying the atmosphere at events.

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Disabled Parking

We will have a dedicated disabled car park at the front of the homestead available with 19 parking bays.

Events & Offers

Ticket Sales Adults $20 Children under 16 Free. Kids Zone  Free.  Includes access to all shows, activities Carnival Rides - $20  -  5hrs unlimited rides Shuttle Bus: A shuttle bus will be at Melton Station from 10.50am $5 return ticket, payable when you get off the bus at the festival gate.  Last bus leaves Eynesbury to return to Melton Station at 9.00pm. Shuttle Bus from Melton will cater for the trains arriving at Melton: 10.49 am 11.49 am 12.49 pm 1. 49 pm 2. 49 pm 3. 49 pm 4. 49 pm 5. 49 pm 6. 49 pm Trains back to Melbourne - Bus will work on a rotation from the festival to the station and takes around 20 minutes each way.   12.01pm 1.01pm 2.01pm 3.01pm 4.01pm 5.01pm 6.01pm 7.01pm 8.01pm 10.00pm

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'Nostalgia' are a band of friends who love to play and perform music together, from covers to funk to jazz. Music brings people together and we love celebrating l ife through our choice of music. We are available for weddings and parties.

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