Media Centre

Latest Updates

Melbourne Food and Wine Festival presented by the Bank of Melbourne is an annual state-wide celebration of Victoria’s food and wine industry.

In 2017, the internationally acclaimed Melbourne Food and Wine Festival presented by Bank of Melbourne will shine a global spotlight on Victoria’s world-class food and wine industries. More than 250,000 food and wine lovers are expected to gather across the state for the 25th celebration, which will run from 31 March until 9 April. 

Here you will find the latest MFWF announcements. You can also request via email to receive these news updates direct to your inbox.

 

Resources

Image gallery, videos, company background and links to information on our media accrediation program.

 

Coverage 

Read MFWF's latest editorial coverage

On The List | 21 Mar, 2017

Guide to 2017 Melbourne Food and Wine Festival

The World of Fine Wine | 20 Mar, 2017

Melbourne Food and Wine Festival: A Snapshot of Victorian Wine

Herald Sun | 17 Mar, 2017

Eat your way around the world at Melbourne Food and Wine Festival

Broadsheet | 16 Mar, 2017

The Late Bookings Guide to Melbourne Food and Wine Festival

Australian Financial Review | 10 Mar, 2017

Melbourne lays table for World's 50 Best Restaurants Awards

Broadsheet | 10 March, 2017

Australia's most exclusive family feast is coming to Melbourne

That's Melbourne | 6 Mar, 2017

Your free and low-cost guide to the 2017 MFWF

Sydney Weekender | 5 Mar, 2017

Sydney Weekender gets a taste, sip and slurp

Broadsheet Melbourne | 2 Mar, 2017

Who makes the best burger in Melbourne?

The Daily Telegraph | 1 Mar, 2017

Heston Blumenthal awarded Worlds 50 Best Restaurants 2017

The Urban List Melbourne | 1 Mar, 2017

7 MFWF events to go to if you missed out on some of the hot tickets

News.com | 28 Feb, 2017

Melbourne Food and Wine Festival plates up 25th helping of delicious treats

The Weekly Review | 28 Feb, 2017

Melbourne Food & Wine Festival hot under-the-radar picks

Herald Sun | 28 Feb, 2017

Melbourne set to go mad in March with unprecedented number of events

Broadsheet Melbourne | 15 Feb, 2017

Melbourne Food and Wine Festival 2017: Top Picks

Broadsheet Melbourne | 13 Feb, 2017

Our Top Picks for MFWF 2017.

Smudge Eats | 14 Feb, 2017

MFWF: The Best of the City

Smudge Eats | 14 Feb, 2017

MFWF: The Best of the Country

Broadsheet Melbourne | 13 Feb, 2017

Inside the Mind of Wylie Dufresne.

Escape | 22 Jan, 2017

20 best things to see and do around Australia in 2017

James Halliday Wine Companion | 16 Jan, 2017

Top wine picks from the Melbourne Food and Wine Festival 2017

The Australian | 10 Jan, 2017

Grant Achatz: the man who makes edible balloons

James Halliday Wine Companion | 6 Jan, 2017

What makes a great wine festival?

The Telegraph UK | 5 Jan, 2017

Five Australian food festivals for your diary

New York Times | 4 Jan, 2017

In 2017, Savoring Porridge and Sipping Pinot

The Weekly Times | 8 December, 2016

Melbourne Food and Wine Festival showcases Patrick Sullivan Wines

Herald Sun | 2 Dec, 2016

The 15 best beer, food and wine events at the 2017 MFWF

Australian Gourmet Traveller | 25 Nov, 2016

What not to miss at Melbourne Food and Wine Festival 2017

Australian Gourmet Traveller | 22 Nov, 2016

MFWF reveals its MasterClass line-up for 2017

SBS Online | 17 Oct, 2016

Melbourne in April will be food-lovers heaven as top chefs arrive from around the world.

Herald Sun | 16 Jun, 2016

The world will love the taste of Victoria as we host 50 Best Restaurants awards

Herald Sun | 9 Mar, 2017

Hark back to another time with these eight MFWF events featuring retro food

Contact

For all media enquiries please contact:

Astrid Adamson, Tourism and PR Consultant, Melbourne Food and Wine 

M: +61 411 511 872 | E: astrid@foodfest.com.au

Jessalyn Chan, Festival Publicist, Melbourne Food and Wine

T: + 61 3 9823 6109 | M: +61 404 313 031 | E: jessalyn@foodfest.com.au

Stephanie Speight, Public Relations Coordinator, Melbourne Food and Wine

T: + 61 3 9823 6122 | M: +61 422 088 222 | E: stephanie@foodfest.com.au