Entertainment

   

Riverboats Music Festival

Posted by

<
>

Echuca is one of those places I always mean to get to but seldom visit. Let’s face it – when summer hits it’s hard to resist the siren song of the beach.

However, resisting temptation can have its perks, and those willing to head north over the balmy months are rewarded with the mighty Murray in full swing, a fantastic wine region and river boats aplenty. There’s NSW just over the border, if you feel like crossing over to the Dark Side.

Need more convincing? How about the Riverboats Music Festival this 30C+ weekend? Musos like Tim Rogers and Clairy Browne and the Bangin’ Rackettes will be crooning in an atmosphere well-suited to sipping wine by the river. And it goes without saying they’re be plenty of food too.

On your way there don’t forget to stop and admire another of the region’s most beautiful sights – a pie from the Beechworth Bakery.

The Riverboats Music Festival runs from Feb 15 – 17. For more info and tickets visit riverboatsmusic.com.au.


Food and Drink

http://www.milkbarmag.com/2015/04/09/everything-you-need-to-know-about-the-peninsula-picnic/

Everything You Need To Know About The Peninsula Picnic

Milk Bar's review of the Peninsula Picnic.

http://www.milkbarmag.com/2015/02/19/yarra-valley-ice-cream-festival/

Yarra Valley Ice Cream Festival

A festival to make Yarra Valley a very sweet place indeed.

http://www.milkbarmag.com/2014/02/10/11-quirky-mfwf-events-you-shouldnt-miss/

11 quirky MFWF events you shouldn’t miss

Take the gourmet path less traveled this month at the Melbourne Food and Wine Festival.

Photo & Video

http://www.milkbarmag.com/2013/04/09/storytelling-and-songs-from-aluka/

Storytelling and songs from Aluka

Female vocalists Aluka have recorded their debut album in some of Victoria’s most unusual locations.

http://www.milkbarmag.com/2012/08/27/video-melbourne-festival-program-launch/

Video: Melbourne Festival Program Launch

The champagne flowed and tennis rackets were climbed through at the recent program launch of Melbourne Festival 2012. We were there to film it.

http://www.milkbarmag.com/2012/06/05/video-melbourne-jazz/

Video: Melbourne Jazz

With the Jazz Fest is full swing, we made a short film looking at how Melbourne is a jazz city. Enjoy.