Clear your diaries everyone, Budburst 2017 is on!


Saturday 18 and Sunday 19 November 2017

It’s┬áthe annual Macedon Ranges Wine and Food Festival, affectionately known as Budburst. Come November, you are invited to help us celebrate the buds bursting on a new vintage and have a taste of all our special wines.


Set in the vineyards dotted around the stunning Macedon Ranges, this two-day festival showcases the best wine and food of the region, all while the buds burst on the grapevines for our next vintage.

You can buy your pass online or you can buy the $20 tasting glass at the first venue you visit.

Come along and make the most of the live entertainment, country hospitality, wine tastings, dinners, lunches and so much more! Each venue is open between 10am and 5pm on both days of the festival.

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Visit more than 30 wineries over 20 venues

Eat drink and be merry!

Head to the villages to dine out at special festival dinners and lunches

A big thanks goes out to our major festival sponsors. A great bunch of wine and food lovers.

Some very useful things to make sure you enjoy the festival weekend


Book a bus

Plan your visit

Stay the weekend