The inaugural Taste of The Beaches will bring gourmet delights from some of the finest restaurants and cafes on the Northern Beaches to a ‘pop-up’ location at Mona Vale’s spectacular Winnererremy Bay (also known as Flying Fox Park).
Nestled against the scenic Pittwater foreshore, this boutique festival will be complemented by the Mudgee Wine Region providing an intimate cellar door experience alongside our very own local craft beer brewers.
Your official festival tasting glasses are available to purchase on the day inviting you to experience the wide-variety of wine and craft beers on offer.
Come and enjoy free entertainment for the whole family including live music and children’s activities.
Mark the end of Winter at this unforgettable outdoor event, held at one of the most picturesque settings on the Northern Beaches.
Date: Sunday 27th August 2017
Time: 11am – 5pm
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The only decision you’ll have to make is choosing where to get your food from, in fact why not try tastings from all of them!
Showcasing menu items from their local Northern Beaches venues, these restaurants and cafes will take pleasure in making your mouth water.
- Manly Grill – Manly
- Harvest Store & Kitchen – Newport
- Meat & Cleaver – Collaroy
- Ruby Lane – Manly
- Coffee Brothers - Mona Vale
- The Hot Dog Man - Manly
- Braza – Manly
Taste of the Beaches are delighted to be partnering with the Mudgee Wine Region for the event. Visitors can meet wine-makers and participate in tastings by purchasing a Tasting Glass and tokens on the day.
The Mudgee Region is the third largest grape-growing region in NSW and one of the oldest wine regions in the state. Encompassing the towns of Mudgee, Gulgong, Kandos and Rylstone, the Mudgee Region is renowned for its food and wine with more than 40 family-run boutique wineries, as well as excellent art, music, nature and history experiences
- Gooree Park Wines
- Bunnamagoo Estate Wines
- De Beaurepaire Wines
- Eloquesta Wines
- Petersons Wines
- Two Furlong Wines
- Vinifera Wines
- Yeates Wines
- Slowfox Wines
- Pieter Van Gent Winery
Welcoming our favourite local brewers along with Mudgee Brewing Co, there will be something for everyone.
Visitors can meet the brewers and participate in tastings by purchasing a Tasting Glass and tokens on the day.
- Mudgee Brewing Co – Mudgee
- Modus Operandi Brewing Co – Mona Vale
- Nomad Brewing Co – Brookvale
- 4 Pines Brewing Co – Newport
- Dad & Dave’s Brewing Co – Brookvale
Our live stage entertainment will be worth coming down just to see them perform, these sounds are too good to miss!
11.30am - Black Bird Hum - Groovy roots, reggae and folk
1.30pm - Gang of Brothers - Deeply funky and seriously Phat
3.30pm - Kool Vibration - Roots, reggae, soca and sega
Planning your trip
There will be a courtesy shuttle bus doing loops from 11am – 5.30pm from the Corner of Bungan Lane and Pittwater Road, Mona Vale to Winnererremy Bay Reserve, Mona St, Mona Vale. Note: The bus is accessible
There is ample parking nearby in adjacent residential streets or it is a short walk from Rowland Reserve Carpark. Additional car parking will be available in Pittwater High School for a $5 donation towards the school.