About The Picnic

About the Picnic

The Peninsula Picnic returns on Saturday 28 March, 2020 with an amazing line-up of Australian music acts, local restaurants, wineries and producers, showcasing the best of the Peninsula to the one location, for one day only.

Five of Australia’s unique and extremely talented performers will join us at the Peninsula’s biggest food, wine and music gathering. With music royalty Bernard Fanning as the headline act, Caravãna Sun, Mama Kin Spender, The Meltdown and Hollow Coves round out the line-up sure to feed your aural senses.

The culinary line-up features regional greats, including D.O.C, Tucks, Merricks General Wine Store, Green Olive, Casa de Player and many more. Wines from Ten Minutes by Tractor, T’Gallant, Prancing Horse, Montalto, Polperro, Merricks General Wine Store, Rare Hare at Willow Creek Vineyard, beers from St Andrew’s Beach Brewery and Gordon’s Pink Gin cocktails will keep picnickers cool and refreshed for a day of jamming and feasting.

In addition to the live music across the day, there’ll be sessions with top winemakers, market stalls from local artisans and kids’ activities to help you while away the hours among the pristine surrounds of Mornington Racecourse.

A true celebration of local wine and food talent, The Peninsula Picnic seamlessly blends a foodie festival with cellar door tastings, a farmers’ market and the sweet sounds of some of Australia’s best songwriters.

Pack your basket, throw in the picnic rug and have your dancing shoes at the ready, The Peninsula Picnic, is back with a hot line-up and a delicious menu showcasing local food and wine.

The Peninsula Picnic returns on Saturday March 28, 2020, and with headline act, Bernard Fanning at the helm, the Peninsula’s biggest food, wine and music gathering is sure to feed the hungry soul.


Gates open: 11:30am