Sunset Wines & Brews 2020 – Perth’s Coastal Wine Festival

Nicola and Ralph at Sunset Wines and Brews Perth 2020

Today we welcome back to the blog the lovely Nicola Heyes who headed to Sunset Wines & Brews with her hubster Ralph on behalf of the Travelling Corkscrew. She was sending me updates all night as I sat in front of Netflix, to say I was just a bit jealous is an understatement! If you’re reading this on Feb 8th or 9th 2020, then you can still head along to the festival, head over to for more info. And a big thank you to CMS Events for inviting us along!

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Sunset Wine And Brews 2019

The Travelling Corkscrew has been heading along to Scarboroughs Sunset Wines since it started, back in 2014 and the event continues to evolve to suit the changing landscape of what alcoholic beverages Western Australians are enjoying.

Last years Sunset Wines was bittersweet, as I knew that the event was going to be the last wine event I would be heading along with Casey for a while since she was moving to the Gippsland Wine Region in Victoria, and boy did we make the most of it on that day.

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UnWined Subiaco 2018 – All The Wine

unwined-subiaco-sign-made-from-woodYesterday I headed along to Unwined Subiaco. The Travelling Corkscrew absolutely loves this event and since she was unable to head along with Mr Spittoon, I happily went along in her place.

A big thank you to Richard and the team at CMS Events for inviting us along for the day.

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Pinelli Estate Winery & Restaurant – Swan Valley

Rose Wine at Pinelli Winery Restaurant - Swan Valley PerthYou may have seen that I was recently back in Perth (to accept an award at the Swan Valley Wine Show – yes I am still absolutely thrilled about this!) and even though it was only for about 24 hours, I made it a high priority to check out my old neighbour – Pinelli Estate in the Swan Valley. Continue reading