TALKS & Tastings.
held ON THE MAIN STAGE
To supplement the search for your favourite drop, we’re providing free educational talks and tastings on the
This is your opportunity to 'Share a Glass' with some famous faces and our MC MermaidMary, catch up with
world renowned wine critics and learn the tricks of the trade direct from sommeliers and wine makers.
TV Personality - Suzy Cato
Actress - Antonia Prebble
Comedian - Ben Hurley
Actress - Hayley Sproull
Musician - Laughton Kora
NZ Master of Wine - Bob Campbell
NZ Master of Wine - Stephen Wong
NEW WINE BLIND.
Winetopia this year brings you Wine Blind - the ultimate test of your tasting prowess!
Each wine tasted will be concealed until the big reveal after a series of clues by our wine experts - including Mermaid Mary, Angie Atkinson and Piers Haszard. You could be guessing the variety, region and vintage or something completely left field and different.
Entry into the class is 2 tokens and based on a first come first serve basis.
Have you got what it takes?
Session 1: 6.00pm - 6.30pm | 6.45pm - 7.10pm | 7.30pm - 7.55pm
Session 2: 12.30pm - 12.55pm | 1.15pm - 1.40pm | 2.10pm - 2.35pm | 2.45pm - 3.10pm
Session 3: 5.00pm - 5.25pm | 5.45pm - 6.10pm | 6.30pm - 6.55pm | 7.15pm - 7.40pm