Wangaratta Jazz Festival - Stay, Eat, Play


Wangaratta Festival of Jazz and Blues presents a full lineup of spectacular world-class artists for a jam-packed weekend of music in its highly anticipated return from the 28th-30th of October 2022.

As many of you may know, North East Victoria is renowned for its food, wine, culture and beautiful landscape. With all these amazing choices, we're here to help curate the perfect weekend visit to the region, showcasing our favourite spots to stay, dine and play!

The best part?
You can also check out the jazz talent right here at Milawa Cheese on Sunday 30th October.
Here's what you need to know...


Milawa Cheese - 17 Factory Rd, Milawa

Sunday 30th October (Open from 9am to 5pm)

12:00 pm
The Date Brothers

1:30 pm
Merinda Dias-Jayasinha

Come along and join in on the fun!

For more information on our stunning region, head over to discover the Milawa Gourmet Region.


Lancemore Hotel

Escape the noise with a stay at the newly renovated Lancemore Milawa for the ultimate boutique hotel stay. With stunning rooms, an on site restaurant and pool, it’s a no brainer!

Wangaratta Gateway Hotel

For convenience, luxury and comfort, The Quality Hotel Wangaratta Gateway is your go-to! This Hotel boasts modern rooms, pool, sauna, gym, restaurant, bar and even Tesla charging! These rooms go quick so be sure to snap one up!

Milawa Muscat Retreat B&B

Located on 2 acres of land overlooking the neighbouring vineyards, this stay is for those looking to slow down and take in the scenery. Each self-contained suite is air conditioned and offers free WiFi and breakfast.


Brown Brothers Restaurant

Brown Brothers is a top-rated winery restaurant in Milawa, Victoria. Their seasonal menu caters for light lunches, shared feasts, or a 5-course degustation. A must visit!

Milawa Providore

A delightful cafe, providore and cellar door located in the heart of Milawa with a focus on local and in season ingredients. 

King River Cafe

It’s all about great food and local produce at the King River Cafe! Stop in and enjoy a delicious meal with friends over a glass of local wine.



Milawa Cheese Complex (of course!)

Come say hello, taste our range of handmade artisan cheeses, and maybe even stay a while and enjoy a cheese platter on our lawn or deck!  At the Milawa Cheese factory, we are also home to the Milawa Kitchen, and Woodpark Wines. So whether you're looking to learn more about handmade cheeses, do a wine tasting or enjoy a delicious meal, we’ve got you covered.

Hurdle Creek Still

Small-batch gin distiller Hurdle Creek is a local stop you don’t want to miss! Located just 6km from Milawa, the building was originally a farm shed, which has been transformed using reclaimed materials to house the distillery.