Wine World

Otway Oktoberfest

Our sister company, Melbourne Brewery Tours, will be providing a return bus transfer from the CBD to Otway Oktoberfest 2016!

Now in it’s 9th incarnation, this year’s Oktoberfest will feature 10 craft breweries and 1 cidery, making it their biggest one yet. This event promises to be a fantastic regional event which will bring together the […]

Being a Wine Scientist

Researching and studying the best ways to enjoy wine sounds like a pretty good job to us! Although we could have told you that room temperature is the best way to enjoy a nice red. That advice comes from years of research of our own!

Yarra Yering is home to Australia’s Winemaker of the Year

Congratulations to Sarah Crowe of Yarra Yering, who is this year’s winemaker of the year!

Australia’s renowned winemaker, James Halliday has revealed his Halliday Wine Companion Awards for 2017 with many other great Victorian wineries also making an appearance! To compile his list Halliday spends over 600 hours tasting 9000 different wines – doesn’t sound like […]

Red Hill’s Truffle Weekend

This weekend in Truffle Melbourne will be setting up in Red Hill! Enjoy loads of informative sessions, demonstrations and delicious treats!

Blue Wine?

There’s a new wine out there that has been getting a bit of attention over the last month or so. It isn’t because of its vintage or any awards it has won either. No the interesting thing about this wine is its colour; its blue!

Personally, at Chillout Travel we think it sounds like a bit […]