Hadyn Black and Chef Cat Clarke

Winter Wine Shenanigans: Events across the country!

Join us this winter at Black & Ginger Wines for exciting wine events with winemaker Hadyn Black! Indulge in expertly curated tastings, paired with gourmet cuisine across the country. Whether you're a seasoned wine lover or just starting out, our events offer something for everyone and you may even discover your new favourite wines. Don't miss out – book your tickets now and savour the season's best offerings at Black & Ginger Wines!

Smoke on the Water

Sunday 9th June 2024, 12-6pm, hosted by the Horsham Agriculture Society at the Maydale Reserve. Smoke on the Water is fun for all with food trucks, pop up wine bars, a brewery, distillery & cocktail van, live music (inside & around the fire), free guided tours at 2pm & 4pm, kids entertainment & activities, toasted marshmallows, drum fires and much more. Book tickets online; $10+ bf or $15 at the door. Kids free.



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Grampians in a Glass

A collective of 17 winemakers from Western Victoria are setting up urban cellar door experiences at Victoria by Farmer’s Daughter at Federation Square on Thursday 27th June 2024 for an evening of wine, entertainment and delicious paired food featuring Victorian produce.

Taste more than 50 handcrafted wines from both large and boutique wineries from the Grampians Wine Region. Discover something different at the pop-up interactive cellar door stations as you taste wines the region is famed for and discover new favourites, with new season releases, cellar door exclusives and back vintages all on offer. Tickets are $149pp and include all tastings, food, entertainment and a bottle of Grampians wine to take home. To learn more or book tickets, click the link below.




Urban Wine Walk: Cairns

Yes that's right, on Saturday 13th July 2024, our winemaker Hadyn is headed to Cairns for the Urban Wine Walk Winter Series. Urban Wine Walk™ is a fun, self-guided wine-tasting adventure perfect for Saturday afternoons with friends. We're excited to be partnering with Crystalbrook Collection - Whiskey & Wine Bar and can't wait to showcase our wines up north.  Grab your friends and get ready for a fantastic day of tastings! 


Red Series: Ballarat

The Red Series is held at the historic Mining Exchange building, just a short walk from Ballarat's train station each year. The venue offers an incredibly historic space, with a warm and inviting atmosphere. This year there are three sessions across two days from 26th -27th July 2024.

The Grampians, Pyrenees, and Ballarat wine regions are renowned for their 160-year winemaking history, breathtaking landscapes, and down-to-earth winemakers. At the Red Series, you can sample fine wines from 22 top wineries. Whether you're a seasoned connoisseur or exploring new tastes, there's something for everyone. Tickets are just $50+bf



Chef Cat Clarke and Hadyn Black

Winter Feast

We're teaming up with the incredibly talented Cat Clarke, Chef extraordinaire from Dimboola. Last year, we headed north to Cat's home where she hosts regular luncheons throughout summer. This time, she's headed our way for a special 'Winter Feast' degustation dinner at the Pomonal Hall on Saturday 3rd August 2024. Canapes + three courses with matched wines = $130 Tickets for non-wine drinkers and designated drivers $85. Places are super limited so get in quick! 


Urban Wine Walk: Ballarat

Yes that's right, on Saturday 10th August 2024, our winemaker Hadyn and his wife Lucy are headed to Ballarat for the Urban Wine Walk Winter Series. They're super excited to be partnering with Myles and the team at Ellingtons Wine Bar on Sturt Street! Urban Wine Walk self-guided wine-tasting adventures are perfect for Saturday afternoons with mates. If you live in Melbourne it's a great opportunity to get out of the city and explore regional Victoria, the trains is $10 and runs every 30 mins from Southern Cross to Ballarat. Tickets selling fast... don't miss out! 


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