Barristers Block Wines
The Block Festival on the Field

Put on your Sunday Best as the ‘Festival on the Field’ takes over the Block! Sip pink bubbles in our glamourous ‘Champagne Co. Bubbles Bar’, while taking in the tunes from uber cool Adelaide band ‘Escapades’. Prizes for best dressed!

WHERE 141 Onkaparinga Valley Rd, Woodside. T 08 8389 7706
WHEN 26 Jan 2018
OPEN Friday 10.00am-10.00pm

TICKETED EVENT No

Despite the hot weather, the 2018 Crush Festival will go ahead as planned this Australia Day long weekend!

Individual wineries may make the decision to modify, cancel or postpone their events so please make sure to check directly with the venue you plan to visit.

Download the Crush brochure for the full schedule and map. Or download our Accommodation Packages information, which includes a range of accommodation deals on offer.


GENERAL ENTRY TO CRUSH IS FREE.
Purchase an official souvenir Spiegelau wine glass for $10 and enjoy free entry at all non-ticketed events.


DESIGNATED DRIVERS.
Our designated driver program aims to keep locals and visitors safe on the roads over the Crush weekend. Designated Drivers can collect an identifying wrist band at participating venues to take advantage of offers made exclusively to them in appreciation for their role in responsible and safe driving in our beautiful Adelaide Hills.

GETTING THERE & AROUND

Get some friends together, leave the car in the garage and take any one of our bus services touring the Adelaide Hills across the weekend! Tickets are $40ea and available via Eventbrite – book here.

  • SATURDAY 27th JANUARY : 9:30am pick up Arkaba Hotel, 150 Glen Osmond Rd, Fullarton
  • Route #1: 10:15 – 12:00 Barristers Block | 12:15 – 2:45 Bird in Hand | 3:00 – 5:00pm Howard Vineyard
  • Route #2: 10:15 – 12:00 The Lane Vineyard | 12:15 – 2:45 Nepenthe Wines | 3:00 – 5:00pm Sidewood Estate
  • Route #3: 10:15 – 12:00 O'Leary Walker Wines | 12:15 – 2:45 Cobb’s Hill Estate | 3:00 – 5:00 Artwine
  • 5:40pm return to Arkaba Hotel, 150 Glen Osmond Rd, Fullarton
  • SUNDAY 28th JANUARY : 9:30am pick up Arkaba Hotel, 150 Glen Osmond Rd, Fullarton
  • Route #4: 10:15 – 12:00 Golding Wines | 12:15 – 2:45 Tomich Wines | 3:00 – 5:00 Scott & La Prova
  • Route #5: 10:15 – 12:00 Petaluma | 12:15 – 2:45 O'Leary Walker Wines | 3:00 – 5:00 Landhaus Wines
  • 5:40pm return to Arkaba Hotel, 150 Glen Osmond Rd, Fullarton

If you have a group that requires transport, the following tour operators are offering special Crush transport options. Please note: some venues cannot accept buses due to limited capacity; check with your tour operator or venue for available options.


Spanish Degustation Dinner

Our chef will delight your senses with a degustation dinner to remember, designed to match our delightful cool climate wines. Watch the sunset as you dine and be prepared to dance the night away! $145pp.

WHERE 407 Croft Rd, Lenswood. T 0407 070 295
OPEN Friday Night 7.00pm

TICKETED EVENT Yes

Australia Day Alfresco

Relax into the long weekend with cool summer whites and regional produce platters. Enjoy the magnificent views of the surrounding vineyards and watch the sun set over the ancient gums.

WHERE 72 Bird in Hand Rd, Woodside. T 08 8389 9399
OPEN Friday Night 4.00-8.00pm

TICKETED EVENT No

A Celebration of Summer

Kick back under the shade of our terrace or lawn to live music while enjoying crisp, award winning wines from our pop up Prosecco Bar. Wines will be complemented with a locally sourced and seasonally focused menu from the team at Sprout.

WHERE 72 Bird in Hand Rd, Woodside. T 08 8389 9399
OPEN Saturday + Sunday 11.00am-5.00pm

TICKETED EVENT No

The Block Festival on the Field

Put on your Sunday Best as the ‘Festival on the Field’ takes over the Block! Sip pink bubbles in our glamourous ‘Champagne Co. Bubbles Bar’, while taking in the tunes from uber cool Adelaide band ‘Escapades’. Prizes for best dressed!

WHERE 141 Onkaparinga Valley Rd, Woodside. T 08 8389 7706
OPEN Friday 10.00am-10.00pm

TICKETED EVENT No

The Block Festival on the Field

Continue Friday’s festivities with Fairy Floss Frosé on the field! Sample sweet treats all weekend from Adelaide Hills’ newest local, dessert experts ‘50SIXONE’. Get snap happy and tag #barristersblock in front of our stunning flower wall to win big!

WHERE 141 Onkaparinga Valley Rd, Woodside. T 08 8389 7706
OPEN Saturday 10.00am-10.00pm

TICKETED EVENT No

The Block Festival on the Field

Chilled tunes, chilled wines, and yummy food. You’re the star on the field today, so put your feet up while ‘@EM Espresso Martini Van’ serve their signature Espresso Martinis straight to your hand. Free face painting for the kids!

WHERE 141 Onkaparinga Valley Rd, Woodside. T 08 8389 7706
OPEN Sunday 10.00am-5.00pm

TICKETED EVENT No

Burgers and Beats at Bird in Hand

Our talented Bird in Hand chefs will cater for every burger lovers needs with a select range of meat and vegetarian options. While away the afternoon with burgers and fries, a glass of wine and tracks from DJ Madness.

WHERE Pfeiffer Rd, Woodside. T 08 8389 9488
OPEN Saturday + Sunday 11.00am-5.00pm

TICKETED EVENT No

Seafood Degustation at The Gallery at Bird in Hand

Seafood degustation with matching Bird in Hand Wines. The ultimate journey in seafood discovery. Our chef and sommelier will team together to provide a flight of the senses. $150pp.

WHERE Pfeiffer Rd, Woodside. T 08 8389 9488
OPEN Saturday + Sunday 12.00-3.00pm

TICKETED EVENT Yes

Soothe your Soul in the Heart of the Hills

New Cellar Door, Old House and Garden Charm. Cool wines, food, music and Pétanque down on the farm. Soothe your soul in the heart of the Hills.

WHERE 382 Swamp Rd, Oakbank. T 0467 541 716
OPEN Saturday + Sunday 11.00am-8.00pm

TICKETED EVENT No

Shakespeare in the Vines – Twelfth Night

Essential Theatre’s unforgettable characters will take you on a joyful ride into the magical land of Illyria. Shakespeare’s story beautifully balances the anguish of unrequited love, and the high spirit of clever comedy in this hilarious tale, Twelfth Night. $45/$30pp concession book at www.deviationroad.com.

WHERE 207 Scott Creek Rd, Longwood. T 08 8339 2633
OPEN Friday 7.00-10.00pm

TICKETED EVENT Yes

Sparkling Summer Lunch

Join us for a set-menu gourmet summer lunch created by Comida Catering. Relax in our native wine garden and enjoy live acoustic music and our award winning wines. $55pp.

WHERE 207 Scott Creek Rd, Longwood. T 08 8339 2633
OPEN Saturday 12.00-5.00pm

TICKETED EVENT Yes

The North Shore Beach Party in the Hills

We are bringing the BEACH to the Hills. Tonnes of sand on our island beach, slip’n’slide, grape crushing, live music/DJs, food stalls and inflatable toys and pools. Our “Serviced Spas” are the VIP way to go with a private paddling pool.

WHERE Lower Hermitage Road, Houghton. T 08 8380 5657
OPEN Sunday 12.00pm – 7.00pm

TICKETED EVENT Yes

Mediterranean Fiesta

Come out to play in the summer sun, enjoy delicious Spanish fare and a chilled glass of wine in our shady gardens. Live music, kid’s activities. Kick back, play it cool with us as we celebrate the best of the Mediterranean. Olé!

WHERE 52 Western Branch Rd, Lobethal. T 08 8389 5120
OPEN Sunday 10.00am-5.00pm

TICKETED EVENT No

Mad Hatter’s Picnic

Explore your senses! Feed your inner Alice, try Drink Me punch. The Eat Me picnic lunch, served with wine, is not all it seems. In Smell Me, our Mad Hatter Paul Henschke matches food aromas with wine selections. Live music. $95pp.

WHERE 1016 Greenhill Road, Summertown. T 0439 304 712
OPEN Saturday + Sunday 12.00-5.00pm

TICKETED EVENT Yes

Rose. Repeat.

Rose. Repeat. will be full of delicious food, live music and, of course, everyone’s favourite pink drink. Guests are encouraged to dress in pink and white, as Howard Vineyard transforms into a sea of pink. #RoseRepeat $10pp.

WHERE 53 Bald Hills Rd, Nairne. T 08 8188 0203
OPEN Saturday 10.00am-9.00pm

TICKETED EVENT Yes

Unwined at Crush

Landhaus Wines presents Unwined - a wine party without the rules. Thai street food and cheese plates by Smelly Cheese. All the great Landhaus Wines available. Live music playing both days.

WHERE 102 Main St, Hahndorf. T 0417 800 759
OPEN Saturday + Sunday 10.00am – 6.00pm

TICKETED EVENT No

Chocolates, Desserts and Wines

Red Cacao chocolates pairs with Mordrelle Wines to indulge your senses in addition to live music. Sparkling wine, Chardonnay, Sauvignon Blanc and a selection of basket press Rose, Pinot Noir, Shiraz and Merlot, plus Spanish ciders will be on offer.

WHERE Red Cacao, Shop 3/41 Mount Barker Rd, Stirling. T 08 8339 3128
OPEN Saturday Night 6.00pm to late

TICKETED EVENT No

Everything Old is New Again

Celebrate all things vintage with a nostalgic Lofty lazy lunch; remember a bygone era with vintage live tunes, wine and food; old fashioned cocktail bar and back vintage wines available in a vineyard setting.

WHERE 166 Harris Rd, Lenswood. T 08 8389 8339
OPEN Friday, Saturday + Sunday 11.00am-5.00pm

TICKETED EVENT Yes

Vintage Twilight Dinner

Head Chef Adam Bowden (formerly Ritz Hotel London) re-creates the famous Ritz classics with an 8 course hosted winemaker dinner matched to back vintages of single vineyard wines set amongst the vines; listen to bygone tunes and converse all things vintage.

WHERE 166 Harris Rd, Lenswood. T 08 8389 8339
OPEN Saturday Night 6.30-10.30pm

TICKETED EVENT Yes

Cool Vibes

Hip FoodTrucks - Epic Views – New Wine Releases. SEE YOU SATURDAY between 10am and 5pm. Bring a hat and picnic rug. Music by Brad-lee solo acoustic artist and food by Daisy Burgers and The Crepe Bar. No BYO food or drink.

WHERE 93 Jones Rd, Balhannah. T 08 8398 8899
OPEN Saturday 10.00am-5.00pm

TICKETED EVENT No

Hidden Treasures Dinner

Teaming up with Shannon Fleming to bring to life all that is the Ngeringa culinary landscape and a few hidden local treasures, hand-grown and foraged, in a 5 course menu accompanying Ngeringa wines. Fire, smoke, ferment, pickle, char and pick. $110pp.

WHERE 119 Williams Rd, Mt Barker Summit. T 08 8398 2867
OPEN Saturday Night 6.30pm

TICKETED EVENT Yes

Pitching a Good Time

Unwind under an open rustic bell tent with thirst quenching drinks on arrival. If you dare, peer out into the wild to discover intrinsic music or retreat into your den and sink your teeth into a forage spread. $50pp 10-15 people/tent.

WHERE 18 Oakwood Rd, Oakbank. T 08 8388 4263
OPEN Saturday + Sunday 2hr sessions between 10.00am and 5.00pm

TICKETED EVENT Yes

Where the Wild Wines are

Listen to acoustic music on the lush lawn, or perch yourself under the new pergola. Let your taste buds go wild, with locally sourced foods by The Locavore. The breeze of the cold wet mist keeps you feeling refreshed.

WHERE 18 Oakwood Rd, Oakbank. T 08 8388 4263
OPEN Saturday + Sunday 10.00am-5.30pm

TICKETED EVENT No

Penfolds Crush: Breakfast on the Terrace

Penfolds invites you to begin your Crush Festival Celebrations at Magill Estate… Move to sleek and soulful tunes of DJ Driller on the terrace while enjoying Penfolds wines and breakfast canapes. Food and Wine from $10. For bookings, please call 8301 5943.

WHERE 78 Penfold Rd, Magill. T 08 8301 5943
OPEN Saturday 9.00-11.00am

TICKETED EVENT No

Sparkling Summer Soirée

Start the day with a glass of sparkling and relax inside in air conditioned comfort in our Cellar Door. Delicious platters available all day.

WHERE 254 Pfeiffer Rd, Woodside. T 08 8339 9390
OPEN Sunday 10.00am-5.00pm

TICKETED EVENT No

Cool, Crisp & Crusin’

Be allured by the beauty of the Adelaide Hills’ most exquisite location to wine, dine and indulge. Immerse yourself in our spectacular 180° panoramic view. Chef’s shared platters of modern Australian cuisine, premium wines with matched live entertainment daily.

WHERE 730 Mawson Rd, Lenswood. T 08 8389 8102
OPEN Friday 11.00am - 4.00pm

TICKETED EVENT No

Long Table Lunch

Enjoy drinks on the terrace, then relax at the long table in the winery with a delicious menu from Lantern by Nu, matched to Shaw + Smith wines. $130pp.

WHERE 136 Jones Rd, Balhannah. T 08 8398 0500
OPEN Sunday 11.00am-4.00pm

TICKETED EVENT Yes

Sidewood at Maximilian’s

Play it cool at Sidewood at Maximilian’s this CRUSH. DJ’s until 6pm. Award winning wines and ciders. A la carte dining, kid’s zone and infamous $2000 Golf Challenge.

WHERE 15 Onkaparinga Valley Rd, Verdun. T 08 8388 7777
OPEN Saturday + Sunday 11.00am-7.00pm

TICKETED EVENT No

Australia Day Long Lunch

Join two of SA’s best chefs for an Australia Day to remember.   Kick back and allow The Lane’s James Brinklow and Africola’s Duncan Welgemoed to take you on a culinary journey celebrating the best of SA produce paired to estate wines. $150pp.

WHERE 5 Ravenswood Ln, Hahndorf. T 08 8388 1250
OPEN Friday 12.00 for 12.30pm Start

TICKETED EVENT Yes

Rosé and Croquet

Indulge in idyllic surrounds, lounging on the lawns whilst sipping on aromatics from the Rosé Bar. Acoustic tunes will be playing and tasty treats offered.

WHERE 5 Ravenswood Ln, Hahndorf. T 08 8388 1250
OPEN Saturday + Sunday 10.00am-4.30pm

TICKETED EVENT No