Meet our Major Partners

Bank of Melbourne 

Bank of Melbourne is incredibly proud to partner with the iconic Melbourne Food & Wine Festival for the 10th year in a row. We’re delighted to have the opportunity to play our part in helping to bring together people from all over the country and the world to celebrate everything our great city has to offer.

As Victoria’s local bank, we’re proud to support the talented people and businesses that make up our local hospitality industry. The Melbourne Food & Wine Festival is one of the biggest celebrations of food and wine in Australia, and each year it creates a truly unique mix of events and experiences.  We hope you enjoy this year’s amazing showcase of what Victoria does best.

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Visit Victoria

Visit Victoria is proud to partner with the Melbourne Food & Wine Festival, with the Festival entering its 29th year.

A celebration of Melbourne and Victoria’s culinary scene, alongside chefs and influencers from across the world, the Melbourne Food & Wine Festival continues to highlight our state’s love affair with food and wine.

Visit Victoria is the State’s primary tourism, business and major events company that leads the sector in curating and demonstrating the depth and diversity of Victoria’s inspiring experiences to maximise yield from intrastate, interstate and international visitation.

City of Melbourne

City of Melbourne is proud to support the Melbourne Food & Wine Festival to deliver world-class culinary experiences for the whole community - from foodies to families and everyone in between.

There’s always something to see and do in Melbourne, you just need to know where to look. Dine on the waterfront or head sky-high to one of the city’s iconic rooftop bars and restaurants. Opt for the scenic route to find heritage-listed gardens and internationally renowned street art.

Explore the elegant laneways and arcades for local makers, boutiques and flagship stores.
For more ideas, follow What's on Melbourne on Facebook or Instagram.

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Hostplus is proud to be a long-time supporter of the Melbourne Food and Wine Festival and the community that makes it possible.

As the industry fund for those who live and love Australian hospitality, tourism, recreation and sport we know hard work and passion are a big part of what drives our industries. 

Through the Hostplus Hospitality Scholarship, we’re supporting the next generation of Australian hospitality, offering an up-and-coming star the opportunity to learn from industry leaders around the world.

Accor Hotels

For the third year in a row, Accor is the official accommodation partner of the Melbourne Food and Wine Festival.
With over 60 hotels across Victoria, covering hotels from economy (ibis) and midscale (Novotel, Mercure, Mantra), through to upscale and luxury (Sofitel, Pullman, MGallery by Sofitel, Peppers and Art Series), Accor are renowned for making their guests 'Feel Welcome'.

Their free lifestyle loyalty program Le Club AccorHotels ALL (Accor Live Limitless) offers exclusive services and special attention during your entire stay.

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