City Cellar ā€“ Melbourne Food & Wine Festival

Over 60 of the state’s best wineries will come together to celebrate all that is fine about Victorian wine on MCEC’s lush green lawns overlooking the Yarra. Come along for some wine curious fun, accompanied by live music and tasting plates from our favourite regional restaurants. Highlight wineries include Castagna, Balgownie Estate, Clyde Park, Yabby Lake, Oakridge, Sally’s Paddock, Chambers Rosewood and so many more.

Opening dates and times

Friday 4 March 2016
5.00pm – 10.00pm

Saturday 5 March 2016
12.00pm – 6.00pm

Sunday 6 March 2016
12.00pm – 6.00pm


Online - $55.00

At the gate - $60.00

Ticket includes wine glass and all wine tastings.
Food prices variable.

More information


Event type


Convention and
Exhibition Centre

1 Convention Centre Pl,
South Wharf, Melbourne Victoria,
Australia 3006.

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Arriving by taxi

Taxi drop off points are at 1 Convention Centre Place (for Convention Centre) or 2 Clarendon Street, South Wharf (for Exhibition Centre).

Taxis can be booked by contacting Silver Top Taxi (131 008) or Yellow Cabs (13 22 27).

Arriving by tram

Melbourne's tram network services the metropolitan inner-city area with 28 lines. Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre (MCEC) is serviced by regular services departing every few minutes.

MCEC is stop 124a (Crown Casino / MCEC) for routes 96, 109 and 112 stop opposite the MCEC on Clarendon Street, South Wharf.

Tram numbers 48 and 70 stop at the end of Flinders Street. Walk towards the Yarra River and cross Seafarers Bridge.

Arriving by train

Melbourne’s metropolitan train network operates from the nearby Southern Cross station connecting to all parts of Melbourne.

Exit onto Spencer Street and take trams 96, 109 or 112 to stop 124a, which stops opposite the Exhibtion Centre entrance of MCEC.

Arriving by bus

Bus route 237 operates from Queen Victoria Market, via Southern Cross Station to Lorimer Street South Wharf from Monday to Friday. Lormier Street is approximately a five minute walk to MCEC. There is also a coach pick up/drop off point at Bay 1, Convention Centre Place (closest to DFO South Wharf).