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Lovedale Long Lunch


15th - 16th May - Lovedale Long Lunch 2021 

2021 will mark the 22nd year that Gartelmann Wines have been hosting the Lovedale Long Lunch, which started in 1993 as a small promotional event and has now progressed to an Iconic Hunter Valley event and is not to be missed.

Gourmet food prepared by Chef, Matt Dillow, of The Deck Cafe Lovedale will be available for the most discerning foodies, matched of course, with the highly acclaimed Gartelmann wines.

The day would not be complete without some great music to get your toes tapping. So bring your dancing shoes and start planning your weekend now.

Tickets will be on sale soon from

For the newcomers to the event, we would like to point out the following conditions which will make sure your day is enjoyable.

  • Ladies, you might want to leave the heels at home. It's a short walk from the parking area and we have nice soft grass.
  • Make sure you are at your favourite venue (Gartelmann) by 3pm as you won't get into any venue after 3pm
  • No BYO food or drink, other than sealed bottles of water, will be allowed in. Keep your empty bottles as we have plenty of FREE water on the day.
  • Don't arrive intoxicated or you wont be able to get in

So, grab your fellow foodie friends and head to Gartelmann Wines for the 28th Lovedale Long Lunch! Start planning your weekend away into the realm of one of the most unique locations in Lovedale!

2021 Menu and details below (subject to chnage)

Snapper, prawn and baby calamari with preserved lemon and saffron risotto

Wine Match: Jessica Verdelho

Spanish pulled pork on spiced white bean and chorizo cassoulet with honey and cumin yoghurt

Wine Match: Wilhelm Shiraz

 Vegetarian option and Vegan option

Saffron Risotto with roasted capsicum, zucchini and eggplant 


Passionfruit cheesecake tart w/ raspberry toffee meringue.


Brie, cheddar and blue cheeses with crackers and fig date and walnut roll

Music Saturday:   All Access 80s and Komiti Levai Band  Music Sunday:   All Access 80's and Komiti Levai Band

Approximate playing times (subject to change)

  • 10 - 11.30am        Komiti Levai Band
  • 11.45 - 1.00pm     All Access 80's
  • 1.15 - 2.30pm      Komiti Levai Band
  • 2.45 - 4.00pm       All Access 80's

ALL ACCESS 80s is your very own VIP pass to the ultimate 80s rock experience. The biggest hair, the tightest pants, the wildest party outside the sunset strip. From hard hitting rock to power ballads, all your 80s hair rock favourites in one kick-ass show. If you love the classic 80s rock bands, from Bon Jovi, Poison and Def Leppard through to Motley Crue, Guns N' Roses and Journey (and many more), boy do we have the show for you! The All Access 80s boys have the looks, the moves and the attitude to match, without the substance abuse.

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For bookings, please call them on 02 4930 9007.

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