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INFORMATION ABOUT SUNDAY 4PM CANCELLATION

Aloha Wine Islanders, We are incredibly disappointed that we had to cancel our final session for Wine Island 2016 and wanted to take this opportunity to provide you with a little more detail as to why this decision was made. Towards the end of our lunchtime session, the weather conditions started to deteriorate - with [...]

By | November 14th, 2016|Categories: Blog|Comments Off on INFORMATION ABOUT SUNDAY 4PM CANCELLATION

IMPORTANT WINE ISLAND 2016 INFORMATION

Aloha holiday-makers! We have some important holiday information for you to read over to make your stay as pleasurable as possible. ISLAND-KEEPING REMEMBER YOUR WRISTBAND Entry will only be granted to people in possession of a valid Wine Island 2016 wristband. DO NOT FORGET THESE!   These are your tickets to paradise and you need a [...]

By | November 7th, 2016|Categories: Blog|Comments Off on IMPORTANT WINE ISLAND 2016 INFORMATION

Turning it up on your Wine Island getaway

In less than 2 short months, we’ll be winging our way to Wine Island Sydney. And what better way to celebrate that happy event than desert disc competition! This one goes out to the music lovers among you. You and a lucky friend could find yourself doing this: With a set of these:   By [...]

By | September 16th, 2016|Categories: Blog|Tags: |Comments Off on Turning it up on your Wine Island getaway

Win your way to the magic of Wine Island

Last year saw the first ever Wine Island, a special transformation of Sydney’s Clark Island into a pop up wine tasting experience. Many brave soul’s castaway with us despite rainy weather and looming cloud. Backing such an ambitious adventure without a second thought were thousands of Sydneysiders. You made our first ever Wine Island a [...]

By | July 5th, 2016|Categories: Blog|Comments Off on Win your way to the magic of Wine Island

WINE ISLAND CASTAWAYS – IMPORTANT INFORMATION

The Love Boat is ready - the outfits too! We are more than a little excited about island times taking place this weekend but we must make sure you have all the information required to make this mini-holiday a relaxing one. We look forward to welcoming you onto Wine Island and hope you enjoy your [...]

By | November 9th, 2015|Categories: Blog|Comments Off on WINE ISLAND CASTAWAYS – IMPORTANT INFORMATION

ALOHA STUART & CHRIS! VIP SOMMELIERS – SATURDAY 11.30AM

STUART KNOX - RESTAURATEUR / SOMMELIER - FIX ST JAMES Stuart grew up in Coffs Harbour, moving to Sydney to study. Like a lot of students he found himself working in the hospitality industry. During this time he worked in a variety of catering companies, restaurants and hotels. In 1997 Stuart decided to move to [...]

By | October 24th, 2015|Categories: Blog|Comments Off on ALOHA STUART & CHRIS! VIP SOMMELIERS – SATURDAY 11.30AM

ALOHA EMMA AND KAVITA! WINE ISLAND VIP SOMMELIERS – FRIDAY 4PM

EMMA BACON - OWNER / SOMMELIER OF UNION BANK WINE BAR, ORANGE Emma trained with London’s prestigious Wine and Spirit Education Trust before forging a successful career in the wine industry, managing stores for European wine merchant Oddbins in London, and then in distribution for Treasury Wine Estates and fine wine importers Echelon Wine Partners. [...]

By | October 16th, 2015|Categories: Blog|Comments Off on ALOHA EMMA AND KAVITA! WINE ISLAND VIP SOMMELIERS – FRIDAY 4PM

ALOHA KIM AND REBECCA! Wine Island VIP Sommeliers – Friday 11.30am

Joining us on the island for our first session are two of Sydney's top somms.  We are very excited to welcome these ladies aboard! Kim Bickley - Sommelier / Museum and Rare Buyer for Fine Wine Partners  WSET wine educator, Consultant Sommelier and Wine Show Judge, Kim Bickley has more than 15 years across the wine [...]

By | October 5th, 2015|Categories: Blog|Comments Off on ALOHA KIM AND REBECCA! Wine Island VIP Sommeliers – Friday 11.30am

Welcome aboard, Wine Island Sommeliers!

For those taking some time out of life in the VIP Island Bar you will have some of Australia’s top somms at your service pouring the island's premium wines paired with some salmon, cheese and oysters... oh my! So without further adieu, we’d like to start officially introducing you, starting off with their Captain who [...]

By | September 28th, 2015|Categories: Blog|Comments Off on Welcome aboard, Wine Island Sommeliers!
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