“There is nothing better than eating fruit and vegetables fresh from your own backyard” says Craig.
Your culinary adventure…
SATURDAY 8TH APRIL 2017
THE REFECTORY, WERRIBEE PARK
12.30 – 3.30PM
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Whether you grow your own food, or simply appreciate the unique tastes of fruit and vegetables plucked straight from the tree or earth, celebrate these tastes as we take you on a culinary journey to the Werribee Park Community Gardens and Heritage Orchard.
Enjoy a three-course menu designed around fresh produce matched with local boutique wines in the historic surrounds of the newly restored The Refectory. Step back in time as we stroll to the community garden and learn about the orchard, first planted in the 1980s, to enjoy roving desserts featuring hero produce grown and picked for optimum flavour.
Learn from Craig Castree, horticulturalist, presenter and author of Edible Gardens, as he shares his passion and insights into the orchard and gardens’ history. Craig loves talking to share his knowledge about the Werribee Park Heritage Orchard and ‘Edible Gardens’ and will have his latest signed copies of his book available for purchase on the day.
– Start your roving experience on the beautiful front lawn of the historic grounds of the Mansion at The Refectory with welcome canapés & beverage on arrival
– Enjoy a seated main course (at share tables) inside The Refectory matched with boutique wine. Hear Craig Castree share his passion and knowledge of the historic Heritage Orchard
– Take a stroll down to the Community Gardens where roving desserts, tea & coffee will be served
– Wander the Mansion grounds, gardens and further afield to the Heritage Orchard at your leisure after desserts have been served
We celebrate fresh produce from the community gardens and the historic orchard and our menu will highlight the best of the season!
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* Children under 3 are free however do not have a seated place and are not catered for
* Please contact us directly for enquiries for dietary requirements
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Eat. Play. Polo. Giddy Up!
We’re excited to partner with Victorian Polo Club as official preferred Werribee Mansion Club Polo caterer for the 2016-2017 Polo Season!
The first Jeep Polo Cup was a huge success and the countdown is on to the Jeep Christmas Polo on Friday 16th November 2016. Treat your staff or colleagues to a spectacular day of Christmas entertainment & Polo – the ultimate Christmas Party!
Contact us for all your catering packages today. Our catering packages are designed to cater for all your needs – whether your coordinating a corporate marquee, party or a picnic with family, friends or clients. Whatever you choose you can sit back, relax & enjoy a day out with us!
To make an enquiry about catering and beverage packages contact us today:
T. 03 9417 7771
To purchase tickets to the Polo and for further Polo events & information visit:
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This Mother’s Day, our guests all enjoyed a gorgeous High Tea at the historic Abbotsford Convent and The Refectory celebrating Mother’s Day with family and friends. It was an afternoon of decadent delights, ‘Paul Louis’ sparkling wine, samplings of ‘Deitea’ boutique teas, our famous Bursaria homemade lemonade and High Tea treats!
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Bursaria are excited to offer a range of delicious gourmet hampers for you to enjoy during the festival.
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