Discover what’s cool about the Adelaide Hills this Crush.
Don’t miss a sensory summer weekend of stylish wines, regional produce, earthy music, art and theatre in the Adelaide Hills over the Australia Day weekend.
General entry to Crush is free. Purchase an official souvenir Spiegelau wine glass for $10 and enjoy free entry at all non-ticketed events.
To book ticketed events please head to individual winery event pages via the Crush website here.
Designated drivers can collect a wristband at participating Crush venues and receive a complimentary non-alcoholic beverage.
If you don’t want to drive, why not hire a bus with family and friends or book one of the local bus loops? Check the page for further bus loop details and tickets closer to the event.
A FEW FAMILY FRIENDLY VENUES…
ELYSIAN SPRINGS | Hola Amigos!
Gather your tribe for a Mexican Fiesta! Soak up the colourful vibe, indulge in an array of Mexican fare and enjoy a chilled glass of wine. There’s something for everyone with live music throughout the weekend and kids’ activities and entertainment. Ole!
WHERE 2920 Eden Valley Rd, Mt Pleasant. T 08 8568 1900
OPEN Sat & Sun 11am-5pm
GOLDING WINES | Fiesta Mexicana
Enjoy a beautiful day out in the Hills at a Fiesta Mexicana, celebrating the fresh vibrancy of Mexican food with delicious soft tacos, salads and more. Perfectly matched with a signature Golding Spritz. Live entertainment, family friendly lawn area.
WHERE 52 Western Branch Rd, Lobethal. T 08 8389 5120
OPEN Sun 11am-6pm
MAIN & CHERRY | Picnic at Basket Range Manor
Be enchanted with a day at The Manor Basket Range. Come out to play in the summer sun, enjoy a bohemian picnic, live music, kids activities, wine masterclasses and a chilled glass of wine in the historic estate gardens.
WHERE Basket Range Manor: 762 Lobethal Rd, Basket Range. T 08 8390 1271
OPEN Sat 11am-5pm
SIDEWOOD ESTATE | Sidewood’s Frolicking Frosé at Maximilian’s
Frolic in the sunshine at the home of good times in the hills; Sidewood at Maximilians. Rosé slushies, icey cider, spectacular wines, colourful summer dresses, shaded areas, music all day, delicious festival menu, kidzone, and the infamous $2,000 Golf Challenge.
WHERE 15 Onkaparinga Valley Rd, Verdun. T 08 8388 7777
OPEN Sat & Sun 11am-6pm
SOMERLED | The Big Crush! Al Fresco Italian Tomato Sauce Making
Welcome to Somerled’s Production Line! Chopping beauteous local organic produce, singing, laughing, sipping, flinging herbs… and a gorgeous long-table luncheon afterwards. Secrets from local Calabrian characters Mick & Dom and produce jars for everybody! $60pp + wines, children welcome $35pp.
WHERE 89 Main Street, Hahndorf. T 08 8388 7478
OPEN Sat & Sun 12pm-4pm
TOMICH WINES | Fringe in the Vines (read more here)
Tomich brings the fun to the hills! Come pitch your blanket on the grass, grab a glass of wine and indulge in some local eats. A family day out with an Adelaide Fringe twist; mind-blowing art installations, acrobats, and entertainment for all ages.
WHERE 1403 Onkaparinga Valley Rd, Woodside. T 08 8299 7500
OPEN Sat & Sun 11am-6pm
For more information and all enquiries please visit the Crush Festival website.
What: Crush Festival
When: Friday 25 January to Sunday 27 January 2019
Where: Adelaide Hills Wine Region
At Play & Go Adelaide we make every effort to provide accurate information to the best of our knowledge at the time of publication. We recommend confirming times, dates and details directly before making any plans as details may be subject to change.
Image Source: Crush Festival website / Photographs at Tomich Wines by Play & Go 2015.
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