DirectRooms.com is proud to announce the annual Wine Harvest Festival 2011, which will be held in Canberra Australia on the weekend of 2nd and 3rd April 2011.
Online PR News – 17-February-2011 – – The Wine Harvest Festival is a celebration of the Canberra District’s wineries, featuring local wines, food and plenty of music. Visitors can take part in vintage activities as well as join in the picking of grapes, indulge in wine tasting and take educational tours that provide insight into Canberra’s wine industry.
Alternatively, for those of a more leisurely mind, the Wine Harvest Festival can be celebrated with long leisurely lunches in a vineyard setting, accompanied by some of the district’s finest wines.
The Canberra District wine region provides an opportunity to visit local wineries, most of which are located within an hour’s drive of Canberra city. There, visitors can take the winery tour, meet the winemakers themselves, view the vineyards and taste the wines.
When not participating in Wine Harvest Festival activities, visitors to the city of Canberra can enjoy local markets, shopping and one of the many attractions on offer.
Visitors to the Wine Harvest Festival 2011 can also enjoy a wide range of hotels in Canberra with accommodation ranging in price, including both traditional Canberra hotels and apartments. Popular nearby attractions include Questacon, Australia’s National Science and Technology Centre in Cockington Green Gardens that provides an attractive display of miniature buildings set within beautifully landscaped gardens and The National Film and Sound Archive, which features exhibitions and activities for both young and old alike.