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The Mildura region is renowned for its big skies, rich earth and welcoming locals. Experience respected wine and bountiful local produce that is chosen in the preparation of great food served up at quality restaurants and available at markets, eateries and cellar doors. Discover breathtaking natural beauty, Mediterranean climate and fascinating local histories, stay overnight in comfortable accommodation at apartments, resorts, houseboats, hotels/motels and historic hotels. All of this is located near the region's life source - the wide, ceaselessly flowing Murray River.

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Mildura Jazz, Food And Wine Festival 31 Oct-3 Nov

The Mildura Jazz, Food and Wine Festival is a well established event that has been attracting local and visitors to Mildura over the past 30 years. The Festival presents four days of round the clock jazz entertainment in popular clubs, bars, cafes, restaurants, art galleries as well as street side and riverside venues. The Festival combines Traditional Jazz and Swing and more contemporary and quirky sounds and caters to hardcore jazz enthusiasts and music lovers. Click here for more information.

Australian Alternative Varieties Wine Show 7-9 November

In 1999 Stefano de Pieri and Bruce Chalmers along with Dr. Rod Bonfiglioli, initiated the Sangiovese Awards and continued with the Australian Italian Wine Show in 2000. Following the success of these shows, the first Australian Alternative Varieties Wine Show was held in Mildura in November 2001 with inaugural Chief of Judges, Tim White. The initial concept has evolved to include all alternative wine varieties (which are usually marginalised at mainstream shows) and now attracts over 500 entries from throughout Australia and New Zealand. The show aims to provide an alternative to the mainstream wine shows, a dedicated forum for alternative or emerging wine varieties and to encourage alternative, more cutting edge judging procedures. Click here for more information.

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Mildura Revisited Sculptures exhibited 1961-1978 (5 Sept 2014 - 26 Jan 2015)

Mildura revisited : sculptures exhibited 1961 - 1978, curated by renowned writer Ken Scarlett, will be this year's blockbuster exhibition.

Through the Mildura sculpture events of the 1960s and 70s, Mildura Arts Centre Gallery Directors Ernst van Hattum and Tom McCullough were instrumental in establishing Mildura as the site for artistic innovation; it promoted experimental sculptural practices and had a major impact on the development of Australian sculpture.

To compliment the numerous works from MAC's own collection, the exhibition will include artworks loaned from sculptors, private and public collections. Never before seen photographs from Scarlett's own archive of ephemeral works, site specific installations and performances will also be displayed.

An Education Resource Guide has been developed for schools. The guide provides relevant information and aims to broaden students' knowledge and understanding of the Mildura Sculpture Triennials. For more details and to keep up to date with latest news from Mildura Revisited click here.

Mildura Sunset Festival featuring 360 (Saturday 22 November)

Australia's hottest and most controversial crossover star 360 is headlining the Mildura Sunset Festival at The Setts. Supported by Soul, Legion, tali x croc boy and Nervus. An outdoor event. 18 event. Doors open at 6pm. To purchase tickets, click here.