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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.

All media enquiries to joanne@foodfest.com.au

 

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SBS | Apr 11, 2017

Food is a language without barriers, delivered in many ways - Zaiyu Hasegawa

RN Blueprint for Living | 8 Apr, 2017

For the love of sake

Broadsheet | 7 Apr, 2017

The Worlds 50 Best Restaurants and MFWF: The Polaroids

SBS | 7 Apr, 2017

"Why not put pineapple on a pizza?" Italian celebrity chef Carlo Cracco is open to suggestion

Australian Financial Review | 4 Apr, 2017

School's in for the world's best chefs

The City Lane | 4 Apr, 2017

The House of Food and Wine at MFWF 2017

The Age | 3 Apr, 2017

MFWF 2017: 15 unmissable events

The Evening Standard, UK | 3 April, 2017

Why Melbourne is Australia's gourmet capital

The Urban List | 3 Apr, 2017

5 awesome things to do in Melbourne this week

Broadsheet | 2 Apr, 2017

Five things we learned in MFWF MasterClass

Herald Sun | 31 Mar, 2017

Bank of Melbourne World Longest Lunch starts 25th MFWF

3AW | 31 Mar, 2017

Antonio Carluccio on 3AW Breakfast

The Project | 30 Mar, 2017

Antonio Carluccio on The Project

Concrete Playground | 29 Mar, 2017

Eight MFWF 2017 events you can still get tickets to

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

Herald Sun | 9 Mar, 2017

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

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 Sydney | 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.

Herald Sun | 26 Jan, 2017

Raph Rashid of Beatbox Kitchen makes the ultimate Aussie burger

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

Contact

For all media enquiries please contact:

JoanneGreggains

T: + 61 3 9823 6105 | M: +61 415 485 284 | E: joanne@foodfest.com.au