Opera in the Vineyard
2019 Opera in the Vineyard
Date: Sunday, 5th May 2019
Further details for the 2019 event will be available soon…
See below the event information for 2018 to whet for appetite for a great event in 2019!
The Rotary Club of Stanthorpe and Ballandean Estate are looking forward to bringing you another fantastic Opera in the Vineyard, so start planning your favourite weekend of the year now.
Prices for 2018:
Opera Only General Seating:$110
Includes: Souvenir Champagne glass, wine on arrival, Event program
Lunch and Opera General Seating: $175
Includes: Souvenir Champagne Glass, wine on arrival, Event program, Buffet style lunch prepared by Granite Belt Local Jason Costanzo from Giorgios Mobile Chef.
Dinner and Opera General Seating: $198
Includes: Souvenir Champagne Glass, wine on arrival, Event program, Buffet style Dinner prepared by Granite Belt Local Jason Costanzo from Giorgios Mobile Chef, entertainment by live band and dancing the night away.
All Day General Seating: $275
Includes: Souvenir Champagne Glass, wine on arrival, Event program, Buffet style Lunch & Buffet style Dinner prepared by Granite Belt Local Jason Costanzo from Giorgios Mobile Chef, entertainment by live band and dancing the night away.
Return Bus Ticket $20 per person
Please Note: Buses from Warwick & Tenterfield will only be available for Lunch and Opera –
NO RETURN BUS AFTER DINNER to WARWICK OR TENTERFIELD
A limited number of premium and reserved seats are available at an extra cost of:
$50 Row A
$35 Row B
$30 Rows C D and E
The Artists for the 2018 Opera are:
Mr Jason Barry-Smith
Ms Emily Burke
Thank you to Opera Queensland for their support of this event and their magnificent artists.
The Event Program
Opera in the Vineyard offers a number of experiences to suit each guest:
Lunch and Opera: a sumptuous sit down lunch followed by Opera in the open air amphitheatre
Opera and Dinner: arrive in time for the opera and stay for the Gala Dinner Dance to dance the night away
All Day: arrive for lunch and stay until the band stops playing at the end of the night
Opera Only: Spend 3.5 hours mesmerised by the music, the view and the wine.
Full bars will be operating at the Opera and both lunch and dinner where you can choose from a range of award winning Ballandean Estate wines or your favourite alcohol of choice. Please Note: Wine is not included with the meals, so now you can enjoy your favourite wine with the amazing food.
Our Music Makers
Shuttle Buses are the best way to attend the opera and are $20 return, although ample car parking is available adjacent to the winery.
The Bus Routes are as follows:
From Stanthorpe (Route 1) – All along main street starting from Top of the Town Caravan Park. Following highway through Severnlea and Glen Aplin and Ballandean.
From Stanthorpe (Route 2) – From Stanthorpe via Eukey Road to Ballandean. Also along Mt Tully Road.
From Warwick – All motels along highway starting from Post Office/Warwick Centre. There is no return bus after the Dinner.
From Ballandean – Cottages on Eukey Road and Jacobsen Road. Along Pyramids Road to Girraween National Park Rangers Station.
From Tenterfield – All motels along highway from southernmost motel. There is no return bus after dinner.
A Friendship, A Dream
Opportunity and Reality
The Opera is a wonderful example of what can be achieved when business and the community work together for a purpose and also decide to have a lot of fun along the way! Stanthorpe Rotarians are an enthusiastic Club of men and women, who with their partners and family, delight in organising and running the Opera each year.