More than 2000 people are expected to enjoy fine wine, fashion and racing at the Mount Barker Cooperative Mt Barker Grapes and Gallops Festival at Frost Park on Sunday, January 22nd, 2017.
Under the big tent, racegoers will be able to sample wines from nine Mt Barker producers including Arcadia Wines Cellar Door, Galafrey Wines, Gilbert Wines, West Cape Howe Wines, Plantagenet Wines and Hawker Ridge Wines. A range of regional produce will be available including fresh cherries and strawberries, French pastries, local cheeses, stuffed spuds, gourmet pizzas and freshly shucked Albany oysters.
Grapes & Gallops is the biggest event on the Mt Barker Turf Club WA’s calendar. This exciting race day features a 9-race program and includes one of the Great Southern’s richest race, the $100,000 Mungrup Stud Sprint over 1300 metres.