Bracket and Jam
What more could you ask for? A fun night out with live music, whilst enjoying delicious food and a glass of wine? Are you in?
Our monthly Bracket and Jam live music night is the perfect opportunity to get out of the house and enjoy some great music. Give the team a call to book you a table (or just a seat – we’ll find you some friends!)
Blueberry – Book Launch
We are REALLY excited to be hosting the launch of “Blueberry” – local author Glenna Thomson’s new book on Wednesday 8th February. at 6pm.
Glenna is an experienced blueberry orchardist. She grew up on an apple orchard, married, had children, and developed a career in overseas aid and business. In 2004 her life turned full circle when she, and her husband, bought a cattle property and blueberry orchard in north-east Victoria. Blueberry is her first novel.
All the ingredients of a satisfying country story are nestled in this heart-warming tale.’ AUSTRALIAN WOMEN’S WEEKLY
For every book purchased at the launch, $5 will be donated to Friends of Venilale.
Local sci-fi author Belinda Crawford launches ‘Riven’ – the thrilling new sequel to her YA book ‘Hero’
Drinks and nibbles
5 – 6pm
Tuesday 25th October
Bastille Day Dinner
B A S T I L L E D A Y ~ Come along for a fun (and French) night out on Thursday 14th July to celebrate Bastille Day.
Join us for a 3 course meal (drinks at bar prices), some French speaking, a little frivolity and plenty of fun.
6pm for 6.30pm
Bookings essential 5779 1404
Joachim Matschoss – Poetry Reading
Remember “Small World”, and what an amazing and poignant piece of writing and acting it was?
Playwright Joachim Matschoss returns to Mansfield THIS WEEK.
On Saturday night, May 28th he will be doing a poetry reading from one of his 15 poetry books. Joachim was born in Germany and now lives in Melbourne. He is a playwright, poet and Theatre-maker. His Theatre Company, ‘Backyard Theatre Ensemble (BYTE)’ presents diverse pieces of theatre all across Melbourne/ Australia and internationally, both Youth Arts and for adults.
This will be a fantastic night – and a great opportunity to head out with some friends. Tickets for the poetry reading can be purchased online viawww.mmuds.org.au A buffet dinner is available after the show – bookings for dinner can be made 57791404. #mansfieldmtbuller #poetry
Joachim has published about 15 poetry books in the UK, Australia and the US. His readings, which he does regularly here and overseas, involve a cross section of his work in two blocks of 30 minutes.
The cover charge for the readings will be $15.
Local artists Jenny and Simone Gibney bring us their latest collaborative collection – Quotation Marks. Opening at 6pm on Wednesday 22nd March, this exhibition is based on famous quotes. Definitely something for everyone.
On show from 22nd March – 2nd May
All Corners Covered – Live Music
We welcome musicians Andrew Clermont and Rachel Johnstone for a fantastic performance – one night only!
Andrew is taking to the road with cellist Rachel Johnstone (formerly of the Australian String Quartet) as part of their tour All Corners Covered.
A collaboration of two highly skilled instrumental masters on the one stage. You may have heard Andrew previously as part of the trio “Blue Guru”. This is another night not to be missed.
Tickets $25. Dinners bookings from 6pm 5779 1404
More information Andrew Clermont
Spring Arts – Cafe Exhibition
We are very excited to welcome local artists Wendy Jagger and Ralph Bristow for our in store art exhibition as part of the 2015 Spring Arts Cafe Exhibition.
Wendy has been incredibly busy of late with her Snowline Exhibition at Mt Buller during August as well as being a double finalist in the Victorian Craft Awards. Wendy is well known for her ceramic pieces but is also a very talented painter.
Ralph creates multi-dimensional paintings, arranged in a form of mindful collage combined with complex color combinations and monochromatic palates. He applies paint spontaneously, synchronizing hand and eye with the present moment, streaming consciousness into his work.
Following the official launch of the Spring Arts Walk (@ Delatite Hotel 6pm) on Friday 23rd October, come along and visit the exhibition.
Enjoy a community celebration of art, festivities, food, music and wine!
We will be hosting the exhibition until the end of October so pop in for a look!
Spoilt – A One Woman Show
From the creator of SKITCH TEASE and direct from The Melbourne Comedy Festival, comes Liz Skitch’s critically acclaimed new solo show, SPOILT.
One night only – Friday 18th September @ 8pm.
Dinner menu available from 6.30pm
Worlds collide as the lives of a reality TV star, celebrity personal trainer, karaoke singing wedding celebrant, café late- sipping- dog- lover and a hapless bride- to- be all come together, climaxing in the most tragic and hilarious wedding reception ever staged!
“Playing five fabulous female characters, Skitch transforms herself before the eyes of the audience. Each character is defined only by the choice of wig, shoes and a few accoutrements … and Skitch’s impressive ability to change her entire physicality to match each character.” – Theatre People
All bookings available online.
The Peasantries – High Country Harvest
The Peasantries – Join us for a night of fun and frivolity as we demonstrate the “how to” that goes into preparing a meal of European peasant food. Follow it up with a sit down three course meal so that you can savour the flavours – without the hard work.
A great night as part of the High Country Harvest.
7 – 11pm @ $68 pp (includes booking fee)
Saturday 23rd May
- Cooking demonstration
- Take home recipes and tricks of the trade
- 3 course sit down dinner
**Drinks available by the glass
Click here for Bookings online