Local Govt | National News Video | Parliament Headlines | Politics Headlines | Search

 

F.A.W.C! Tickets are selling fast

F.A.W.C! Tickets are selling fast

Tickets to F.A.W.C! Food and Wine Classic, Hawke’s Bay are proving in hot demand after being released to pre-sale today.

Subscribers to the F.A.W.C! database (FAWCers) were given access to ticket sales from 9am today and have taken full advantage to the opportunity with seven events selling out before the close of business.

Deliciosa Tapas and Wine set the record with all three of their F.A.W.C! events selling out within 34 minutes. Sarah Watson, Owner of Deliciosa said “she was thrilled to be the first cab off the rank”

A very clear favourite was the “Black Barn Beach Front Dinner with Annabel Langbein. Held at The White House at Waimarama, guests will enjoy an evening with Annabel, feasting on a three course menu created by her and prepared by Terry Lowe, Head Chef from Black Barn Bistro. (Tickets $150 per person)

The NZ Sothebys International Realty ‘Chefs in Homes” series was also top of people’s wish list with both the Craggy Range and Trinity Hill dinners selling out at $250 per person.

Trinity Hill CEO Michael Henley said “we expected a keen level of interest in our Chefs in Homes event given we are hosting such a high caliber chef as Electrolux Ambassador Simon Wright from the French Café ,but to sell out on the first day is fantastic. We are really looking forward to showcasing Trinity Hill premium wines alongside Simon’s menu to create a wonderful food and wine experience which really is what F.A.W.C! is all about”

Elephant Hill Winery “Six Wines Six Plates” was also a sell-out with diners snapping up tickets to enjoy six tasting plates matched to Elephant Hill wines for $30.

Annie Dundas, General Manager from Hawke’s Bay Tourism said they were thrilled with the response from today’s pre-sale. “There are so many great events on offer and we really encourage people to book early so they don’t miss out. We are also delighted with the number of ticket sales coming from out of town locations”

The pre-sale will run for the rest of the weekend with tickets available for general sale on Monday August 26th, 9am.
ends

© Scoop Media

 
 
 
Parliament Headlines | Politics Headlines | Regional Headlines

Gordon Campbell: On How America’s Middle East Allies Are Poisoning The Ground Joe Biden Will Inherit

As even the US mainstream media has been reporting, the prime motive for the murder of Iran’s top nuclear scientist Dr. Mohsen Fakhrizadeh (by Israeli or Saudi operatives, or both) has been to poison the situation that the next US president will inherit. At best, there was only an outside chance that the incoming Biden administration and the outgoing liberal regime of Iranian PM Hassan Rouhani could have revived the Iran anti-nuclear deal that Rouhani had negotiated in 2015 with Barack Obama. Deliberately though, America’s allies have now made it impossible for Biden to pursue that option... More>>

 

Pill Testing: Govt Moves On Drug Checking To Keep Young New Zealanders Safer This Summer

The Government will pass time limited legislation to give legal certainty to drug checking services, so they can carry out their work to keep New Zealanders safer this summer at festivals without fear of prosecution, Health Minister Andrew Little ... More>>

ALSO:

WorkSafe: 13 Parties Charged Over Whakaari/White Island Tragedy

WorkSafe New Zealand today filed charges against 13 parties in relation to the Whakaari/White Island eruption in December last year. “22 people have lost their lives in this tragic event. WorkSafe is tasked with investigating workplace incidents to determine ... More>>

ALSO:

Pay Gap: Progress On Pay Equity For DHB Staff

Today’s initial agreement between DHBs and the PSA on pay equity for clerical and administration staff is an important step toward better, fairer pay for this crucial and largely female workforce, Health Minister Andrew Little says. More>>

ALSO:


Media: Stuff Holds Itself Accountable For Wrongs To Māori

Stuff has today published the results of an investigation into itself, and issued a public apology, for the way the media organisation has portrayed Māori, the indigenous people of Aotearoa New Zealand, from its first editions to now. Tā Mātou Pono | More>>

ALSO:

New Zealand Government: To Declare A Climate Emergency

The Government will declare a climate emergency next week, Climate Change Minister James Shaw said today. “We are in the midst of a climate crisis that will impact on nearly every aspect of our lives and the type of planet our children will inherit ... More>>

ALSO:

Economy: Crown Accounts Reflect Govt’s Careful Economic Management

The better-than-expected Crown accounts released today show the Government’s careful management of the COVID-19 health crisis was the right approach to support the economy. As expected, the Crown accounts for the year to June 2020 show the operating balance ... More>>

ALSO:


 
 
 
 
 
 

LATEST HEADLINES

  • PARLIAMENT
  • POLITICS
  • REGIONAL
 
 

InfoPages News Channels