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  This Melbourne Cup long weekend, Healesville Sanctuary is celebrating the Yarra Valley’s rich brewing history with craft beer, food stalls, live music and more!    Set amongst the beautiful grounds and native wildlife of the Sanctuary,    Hop Fest    is a four-day celebration of the Yarra Valley’s best craft beer brewers and small batch cider makers.

This Melbourne Cup long weekend, Healesville Sanctuary is celebrating the Yarra Valley’s rich brewing history with craft beer, food stalls, live music and more!

Set amongst the beautiful grounds and native wildlife of the Sanctuary, Hop Fest is a four-day celebration of the Yarra Valley’s best craft beer brewers and small batch cider makers.

 
 This weekend we are going to be at The Epicurean Emu Bottom Homestead, Wedding Open Day!   Where:  1 Homestead Way, Sunbury   When:  Sunday 1st July  Time:  11:30am - 3:30pm  The homestead will be full of fantastic vendors, and out on the lawn we will be working with  Laurel and Grace  to bring you a cohesive, alfresco wedding setup.  If you plan on attending, let us know so that we can keep an eye out for you - and make sure to RSVP to The Epicurean Group  here!   We can't wait to see you there!

This weekend we are going to be at The Epicurean Emu Bottom Homestead, Wedding Open Day!

Where: 1 Homestead Way, Sunbury
When: Sunday 1st July
Time: 11:30am - 3:30pm

The homestead will be full of fantastic vendors, and out on the lawn we will be working with Laurel and Grace to bring you a cohesive, alfresco wedding setup.

If you plan on attending, let us know so that we can keep an eye out for you - and make sure to RSVP to The Epicurean Group here!

We can't wait to see you there!

  "Long time lovers, Tarryn and Darcy, put on the perfect party to celebrate their wedding with their nearest and dearest at Rusty Gate Estate, a stunning olive grove boasting spectacular, unrivalled views of Port Phillip Bay and the You Yangs.    A tipi tent, an array of fabulous food trucks and a surprise dance off brought all the fun festival vibes to their special day. Ali, the face behind the lens at    Smith + Archer   , was there to capture each and every beautiful moment".   To see more of Tarryn and Darcy's big day head over to  Ivory Tribe !

"Long time lovers, Tarryn and Darcy, put on the perfect party to celebrate their wedding with their nearest and dearest at Rusty Gate Estate, a stunning olive grove boasting spectacular, unrivalled views of Port Phillip Bay and the You Yangs.

A tipi tent, an array of fabulous food trucks and a surprise dance off brought all the fun festival vibes to their special day. Ali, the face behind the lens at Smith + Archer, was there to capture each and every beautiful moment".

To see more of Tarryn and Darcy's big day head over to Ivory Tribe!

  "For Simone and Bec,the same-sex marriage legislation being passed by Parliment meant their three-year engagement could come to an end, in the happiest way possible. 'This day had been planned as a commitment ceremony, so for us to be legally wedded on our special day was a dream come true.' Love is love, and Simone and Bec's wedding (captured by perfectly by    Sigrid Peterson Photography   ) proves exactly that!"   See more of Simone and Bec in  Hello May's Real Weddings !

"For Simone and Bec,the same-sex marriage legislation being passed by Parliment meant their three-year engagement could come to an end, in the happiest way possible. 'This day had been planned as a commitment ceremony, so for us to be legally wedded on our special day was a dream come true.' Love is love, and Simone and Bec's wedding (captured by perfectly by Sigrid Peterson Photography) proves exactly that!"

See more of Simone and Bec in Hello May's Real Weddings!

 Georgia and Mitch's big day, featured in  Ivory Tribe Real Weddings .  " Georgia and Mitch threw the ultimate festival-style wedding. Food trucks aplenty, naked tipis decked in fairy lights and a sweet and sentimental ceremony by    Weddings By Nikki    - not even a freak thunderstorm and power outage could dampen the spirits of these lovebirds! Captured by    Isaac Brown    and    Gerard Wood  ".

Georgia and Mitch's big day, featured in Ivory Tribe Real Weddings.

"Georgia and Mitch threw the ultimate festival-style wedding. Food trucks aplenty, naked tipis decked in fairy lights and a sweet and sentimental ceremony by Weddings By Nikki - not even a freak thunderstorm and power outage could dampen the spirits of these lovebirds! Captured by Isaac Brown and Gerard Wood".

 Interested in seeing our tipis up close and personal? Bring your kids (or someone else's) along to the Kids Arty Farty Festival!   The Kids ArtyFarty Fest is a magnificent event that gives kids the opportunity to experience and explore arts practice in all its various forms. Activities, workshops, food, performances, storytelling, games and more... all set in a quiet patch of bushland alongside the Yarra River.   WHEN - Sunday 18th March 11am - 4pm, WHERE - Sills Bend Heidelberg 3084  Just look for the giant tipis, you can't miss us!

Interested in seeing our tipis up close and personal? Bring your kids (or someone else's) along to the Kids Arty Farty Festival!

The Kids ArtyFarty Fest is a magnificent event that gives kids the opportunity to experience and explore arts practice in all its various forms. Activities, workshops, food, performances, storytelling, games and more... all set in a quiet patch of bushland alongside the Yarra River.

WHEN - Sunday 18th March 11am - 4pm,
WHERE - Sills Bend Heidelberg 3084

Just look for the giant tipis, you can't miss us!

 See Stacie and Liegh’s WedFest in  Hello May Issue 22 ! If your looking for some wed-spiration these two killed it!  Captured by the incredible  Enchanted Wedding Photography  team! Magazine photo by  Scott Surplice Photography .

See Stacie and Liegh’s WedFest in Hello May Issue 22! If your looking for some wed-spiration these two killed it!

Captured by the incredible Enchanted Wedding Photography team! Magazine photo by Scott Surplice Photography.

  “It’s a pretty simple girl meets boy story,” admits the bride, of the way this cute couple met. Mutual friends at a Melbourne pub introduced them in front of an AFL game and they hit it off immediately. “We spent the rest of the night bar-hopping through the streets of Richmond and we have been together ever since.”   See more of Emily and Jakes love-story in  Hello May’s Real Weddings . Captured by the incredibly talented  Georgia Verrells !

“It’s a pretty simple girl meets boy story,” admits the bride, of the way this cute couple met. Mutual friends at a Melbourne pub introduced them in front of an AFL game and they hit it off immediately. “We spent the rest of the night bar-hopping through the streets of Richmond and we have been together ever since.”

See more of Emily and Jakes love-story in Hello May’s Real Weddings. Captured by the incredibly talented Georgia Verrells!

 Jenna and Lukes boho WedFest, featured in  To the Aisle Australia !   We wanted to create a part celebration that reflected the two of us as a couple. Our theme was a bohemian, rustic WedFest with a giant Tipi, fairy lights, candles, Australian natives, and our famous home made hay bale Bride & Groom!   Captured perfectly by  Three Strand Photography .

Jenna and Lukes boho WedFest, featured in To the Aisle Australia!

We wanted to create a part celebration that reflected the two of us as a couple. Our theme was a bohemian, rustic WedFest with a giant Tipi, fairy lights, candles, Australian natives, and our famous home made hay bale Bride & Groom!

Captured perfectly by Three Strand Photography.

 Come join us for some  Whisky Wine and Fire  at Caulfield Racecourse this Thursday Friday Saturday and Sunday!   A tasting festival inside a fire garden, Whisky, Wine & Fire features makers of some of the country’s most acclaimed Whisky and Wine. Provedores & restaurants will cook using fire as both heat and theatre - think smoked meats, heirloom beets and winter feasting    Celebrating fantastic small producers and distinguished brands who deliver fine produce like no other, Whisky, Wine & Fire features talks by leading wine and whisky makers. Enjoy music by the fire whilst drinking hot spirits and indulging in a gourmet feast, whilst surrounded by incredible fire sculptures

Come join us for some Whisky Wine and Fire at Caulfield Racecourse this Thursday Friday Saturday and Sunday!

A tasting festival inside a fire garden, Whisky, Wine & Fire features makers of some of the country’s most acclaimed Whisky and Wine. Provedores & restaurants will cook using fire as both heat and theatre - think smoked meats, heirloom beets and winter feasting

Celebrating fantastic small producers and distinguished brands who deliver fine produce like no other, Whisky, Wine & Fire features talks by leading wine and whisky makers. Enjoy music by the fire whilst drinking hot spirits and indulging in a gourmet feast, whilst surrounded by incredible fire sculptures

 We're going to be at  Healesville Sanctuary's  Wine and Wildlife!   Healesville Sanctuary is teaming up with Yarra Valley icons to bring you a weekend of food and wine against the backdrop of the Sanctuary's stunning bushland setting.    From 11am to 4pm each day, six event spaces including undercover pavilions and grassy picnic lawns will showcase a line-up of local wineries, craft breweries and hearty winter food for you to sample and purchase.   For more information visit  www.zoo.org.au/wineandwildlife  we hope to see you there!

We're going to be at Healesville Sanctuary's Wine and Wildlife!

Healesville Sanctuary is teaming up with Yarra Valley icons to bring you a weekend of food and wine against the backdrop of the Sanctuary's stunning bushland setting.

From 11am to 4pm each day, six event spaces including undercover pavilions and grassy picnic lawns will showcase a line-up of local wineries, craft breweries and hearty winter food for you to sample and purchase.

For more information visit www.zoo.org.au/wineandwildlife we hope to see you there!

  "There wasn’t a moment that Nicolle and Damian didn’t enjoy of the wedding planning process, in fact they soaked up the experience to create an incredible waterside wonder! Using Tipis as the backdrop for a relaxed celebration, they created a communal vibe when it came to feasting with their fabulous family and friends. Dancing til they dropped, the perfect pair could not wipe the smiles from their faces, and there to capture all the love was    White Shutter Photography   ."   See more of Nicolle and Damian's in  Ivory Tribe's Real Weddings !

"There wasn’t a moment that Nicolle and Damian didn’t enjoy of the wedding planning process, in fact they soaked up the experience to create an incredible waterside wonder! Using Tipis as the backdrop for a relaxed celebration, they created a communal vibe when it came to feasting with their fabulous family and friends. Dancing til they dropped, the perfect pair could not wipe the smiles from their faces, and there to capture all the love was White Shutter Photography."

See more of Nicolle and Damian's in Ivory Tribe's Real Weddings!

 We’ve been featured in  Hello May's  fourth annual Real Wedding Special! What a sell out, make sure to get your hands on it before it's gone forever!  Find us on page 118, in Sarah and Cody's wedding write up.  A Mexican Fiesta/Music Festival wedding, Sarah and Cody's big day is one we'll never forget!  Make sure to check out all the other vendors for some pretty incredible inspiration, Sarah and Cody sure you knew what they were doing when it came to choosing their providers!

We’ve been featured in Hello May's fourth annual Real Wedding Special! What a sell out, make sure to get your hands on it before it's gone forever!

Find us on page 118, in Sarah and Cody's wedding write up.

A Mexican Fiesta/Music Festival wedding, Sarah and Cody's big day is one we'll never forget!

Make sure to check out all the other vendors for some pretty incredible inspiration, Sarah and Cody sure you knew what they were doing when it came to choosing their providers!