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The latest news of what's happening in Great Western, Victoria. The food and wine village of the Grampians.

Sunday 26th January 2020 Seppelt Enclosure Seppelt Great Western Cup

Join us in the exclusive Seppelt Enclosure for one of the most-admired racing events in the nation, the 141st Seppelt Great Western Cup on Australia Day, Sunday the  26th  January 2020. The 141-year tradition will continue with the corks popping on Seppelt Sparkling Wines on the lawns of Seppelt Wines

Saturday 8th February 2020 "The Beatlez" Dinner Dance at Seppelt Wines

Seppelt Wines are excited to bring the internationally acclaimed “Australian Beatlez Tribute Show” to Great Western for a full-performance Beatles tribute.  The year 2020, is 60 years since the formation of the Beatles. Doors will open at 6:30 pm with dinner being served at 7 pm. From 8 pm

Great Western Granary

The wine and food village of the Grampians has, for over a century,  been known for its wine, but it’s quickly gaining a reputation for it’s freshly baked sour-dough as well. Great Western Granary Sourdough available all over the Grampians region.With two weekly bakes, sees people getting

What's on the Great Western this Melbourne Cup Long Weekend?

The short answer is HEAPS ! Great Western, the wine and food village of the Grampians is going to be a hive of activity with plenty to entertain everyone. Friday 1st November 2019Friday night at the Great Western Hotel, join in with the locals for their weekly Happy Hours from 5

Monday 4th November 2019 Let it Pour at the Great Western Hotel

Let it Pour and support those in need! Much of Queensland and New South Wales are experiencing some of the worst drought conditions in Australia’s history. Great Western will again support the struggling farmers of Australia with "Let it pour" event Monday 4th November 2019 where YOU decided what

10 tips on how to Start your Wine Collection

1. Not all wines will cellar for a long time.  Many wines are produced as ‘drink now’.  We suggest you read the label and the winemakers tasting notes and look for their cellaring suggestions.  You will often see phrases like, ‘drink now or cellar for up to 5 years’ 2.

Every wine has a Story....

The Great Western Hotel is known for a lot of reasons… the “Steak Western..” its location, right on the Western Highway and it’s super friendly hospitality. It’s becoming even more renown for its unique approach to their wine list.  Every single winery in the Grampians Region is listed