Indulge all your senses

With log fires and crisp sunny days in winter and cooler, lower humidity summers, the Granite Belt’s four glorious seasons offer the perfect time and place for your special event or small conference. Or enjoy one of the many concerts and events offered by our wineries, Art Gallery and Show Society throughout the year.

Don’t miss the Apple & Grape Festival held every two years, the annual Grazing the Granite Belt in may, Snowflakes in Stanthorpe, the Australian Small Winemakers’ Show, or Opera in the Vineyard.

Check the list below to see what’s coming soon or if you are a member and would like to submit an event please click here.

ICONIC FESTIVALS & SPECIAL EVENTS

30 APRIL 2017OPERA IN THE VINEYARD

There is nothing like sipping fine wine and listening to beautiful Opera as the sun sets over the vineyards. Celebrating 25 years is one of the Granite Belt's premier events. Call Leeanne 07 4684 1226.

13/14 MAY 2017GRAZING THE GRANITE BELT

Celebrate Australian Wine Week with a lazy weekend of tasting gorgeous alternatives wines from the State's capital of wine. Tickets include a full day of 'grazing' and bus transfers. Call 07 4684 1226.

JUNE/JULY 2017SNOWFLAKES IN STANTHORPE

Runs over 3 big days and nights and celebrates our wonderful cold climate. Entertainment, food, wine and lots and lots of SNOW. Go to snowflakesinstanthorpe.com.au

MARCH 2018APPLE & GRAPE FESTIVAL

Every 2 years thousands of people descend onto Stanthorpe for this iconic event. A Stanthorpe tradition for over 50 years, this is a "must do" to ad to your calendar. Visit the website  www.appleandgrape.org

JULY EVENTS

22Table for 16 Degustation Dinner

July 22 from 7pm @ Twisted Gum Wines.  Five course degustation dinner. Price is $155/person includes door-to-door transport and all wines. Bookings are essential.  www.twistedgum.com.au/events.php.  Tim Coelli  07 4684 1282 info@twistedgum.com.au

29Christmas in July @ Golden Grove Estate

July 29. Celebrate “Bon Natale” in July with a Sicilian twist. Join us for a lunch away from the traditional ham and turkey.  Jason will entice your taste buds with Sicilian family favourites. Entertainment by "Tre Amici” $70pp inc bus. Ph 4684 1291 admin@goldengroveestate.com.au

AUGUST  EVENTS

05THE wINEMAKER AND THE CHEF DEGUSTATION DINNER

Golden Grove Estate, August 5, 2017. Join the Golden Grove Family for a night of Premium mainstream and alternative wines and food to match. The two brothers Ray Costanzo (Winemaker) and Jason Costanzo (Chef) will work together to match our alternative varieties (Strange birds) to foods with a Mediterranean flavour. So come along to our cosy tasting room and sample our gold medal strange birds and peck your way through the chef’s gatherings. Limited seats will be available and a shuttle bus will be provided from Stanthorpe to Ballandean. $160 per person Time: 7pm till late. Call: 07 4684 1291 or email admin@goldengroveestate.com.au

05Music @ Robert                               Channon Wines

 

Saturday 5 August - concert starting at 2.30pm: The Chamber Orchestra of Corda Spiritus

 

26Table for 16 Degustation Dinner

August 26 from 7pm @ Twisted Gum Wines.  Five course degustation dinner. Price is $155/person includes door-to-door transport and all wines. Bookings are essential.  www.twistedgum.com.au/events.php.  Tim Coelli  07 4684 1282 info@twistedgum.com.au

SEPTEMBER  EVENTS

 

10Music @ Robert Channon Wines

Sunday September 10. Starting at 2pm: Roman Rudnytsky, on piano.

DECEMBER  EVENTS

02THE wINEMAKER AND THE CHEF DEGUSTATION DINNER

Join the Golden Grove Family for a night of Premium mainstream and Alternative wines and food to match. The two brothers Ray Costanzo (Winemaker) and Jason Costanzo (Chef) will work together to match our alternative varieties (Strange birds) to foods with a Mediterranean flavour. So come along to our cosy tasting room and sample our gold medal strange birds and peck your way through the chef’s gatherings. Limited seats will be available and a shuttle bus will be provided from Stanthorpe to Ballandean. $150 per person Time: 7pm till late. Email admin@goldengroveestate.com.au or call: 07 4684 1291.

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ICONIC FESTIVALS

& SPECIAL EVENTS

30 APRIL 2017OPERA IN THE VINEYARD

There is nothing like sipping fine wine and listening to beautiful Opera as the sun sets over the vineyards. Celebrating 25 years is one of the Granite Belt's premier events. Call Leeanne 07 4684 1226.

13/14 MAY 2017GRAZING THE GRANITE BELT

Celebrate Australian Wine Week with a lazy weekend of tasting gorgeous alternatives wines from the State's capital of wine. Tickets include a full day of 'grazing' and bus transfers. Call 07 4684 1226.

JUNE/JULY 2017SNOWFLAKES IN STANTHORPE

Runs over 3 big days and nights and celebrates our wonderful cold climate. Entertainment, food, wine and lots and lots of SNOW. Go to snowflakesinstanthorpe.com.au

MARCH 2018APPLE & GRAPE FESTIVAL

Every 2 years thousands of people descend onto Stanthorpe for this iconic event. A Stanthorpe tradition for over 50 years, this is a "must do" to ad to your calendar. Visit the website  www.appleandgrape.org

MAY EVENTS

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Grazing the Granite Belt

May 13 and 14, 2017. Two days of lazy grazing in Queensland's premier wine region, the Granite Belt. Enjoy amazing food and award winning wines. Leeanne Gangemi 0746841226 or leeanne@ballandeanestate.com. www.facebook.com/GrazingtheGraniteBelt/

21Music @ Robert Channon Wines

Sunday 21 May - 2pm: Music by Belinda Manwaring baroque cello & Tim Blomfield baroque cello.

 

JUNE EVENTS

04Music @ Robert                              Channon Wines

Sunday 4 June starting from 2.30pm: Brisbane Concert Orchestra

17Francesca revisits Pyramids Road

June 17, 2017 from 5.00pm. Francesca de Valence returns to Pyramids Road Wines after her new Yellow feat Megalodon single, a unique collaboration with Hip Hop from local artist Brennan Smith. Don't miss her performance.  Bookings : www.trybooking.com/PFXI

30SNOWFLAKES IN STANTHORPE 2017

DAY 1 - in downtown Stanthorpe

Showcasing the Best of the Granite Belt. Markets from 10am to 5pm. Activities all day. Vintage Cars. Entertainment. Fashion Parade. Whip Cracking, Local food and wine. snowflakesinstanthorpe.com.au