Melbourne Good Food & Wine Show

Published on: 14-Mar-2017
Melbourne Good Food & Wine Show

The Good Food & Wine Show presented by Citi is back bigger than ever for 2017 with brand new features, fantastic celebrity chefs, experiences, masterclasses and hundreds of first-time exhibitors showcasing products never seen before.

Here’s a taster of features and classes that are available at the Melbourne show this year:


EAT presented by the Citibank Dining Program - an exciting new pop-up dining precinct offering all visitors access to a selection of Citi’s partner restaurants with hand-picked McWilliam’s wines to complement your meal.


Champagne Taittinger & Oyster Bar – premium area on the show floor to stop and have a full glass of Taittinger with delicious oysters. 


Good Food Theatre, presented by ILVE – Watch the best local and interstate chefs and restaurateurs on stage as they cook delectable dishes live! Learn their hints and tips for recreating the dishes at home to impress friends and family.


Chef’s lunches – once in a lifetime opportunity to enjoy a three course meal matched with McWilliam’s Wine hosted by a favourite celebrity chef. Chefs to be revealed soon.


Riedel Drinks Lab – Become a wine master at our free wine tasting classes at the Riedel Drinks Lab. 


Cheese Alley – Buffalo mozzarella, cheddar, camembert, goat’s cheese, creamy brie…whatever your preference, discover a new favourite in Cheese Alley.


Good Food Village – A speciality food market at the heart of the show, packed with small artisan producers who pride themselves on the quality and provenance of their produce.

For more details on the show, masterclasses and ticketing offers visit


Citi customer benefits at the show

It gets even better for Citi customers, here’s a sneak peak. Remember to check in again to see what’s new.


Priority entry to the show – skip the queue by flashing your Citi card to short-cut your way in 


Free wine tasting glass3 - available to the first 500 customers daily. Present your Citi card and photo ID at the Information Point each day


Good Food Theatre, presented by ILVE – Watch the best local and interstate chefs and restaurateurs on stage as Reserved seating in the Good Food Theatre with priority queuing. Available to the first 20 customers at each session daily. Flash your Citi card before joining the priority queue


WIN a foodie experience worth over $2,500!4 
For your chance to win, enter online by selecting the restaurants that offer free wine when you dine, thanks to the Citibank Dining Program.
Click here to enter 

Celebrate good food with our daily prize giveaway!5
Enter now by sharing your Good Food & Wine Show experience on Instagram and #CelebratewithCiti to win!
You could win a $100 Citibank Dining Program restaurant voucher every day of the show.

Citi exclusive ticketing - offers ended


VIP Tickets 30% Off1 – Now $99 (normally $140) 
Use code ‘CITIVIPLAUNCH’ at the ticketing site – expires 26 March 2017 


2 for 1 General Admission Adult Tickets2 – expires 19 May 2017

 Click here for tickets 



Terms and Conditions


VIP Ticket offer is valid for Citi cardholders only. Offer valid for VIP Ticket single-day tickets to the Melbourne Good Food & Wine Show, 2-4 June 2017. Tickets are to be redeemed using the unique code word ‘CITIVIPLAUNCH’. Valid only for tickets purchased online from 14 March to 26 March 2017. VIP Tickets can only be purchased using a Citi card. Tickets are non-refundable and cannot be exchanged, transferred or resold for commercial gain. Maximum of five tickets per transaction. 


The 2 for 1 ticket offer is valid for Citi cardholders only. Offer valid only on general admission adult single-day tickets to the Melbourne Good Food & Wine Show, 2-4 June 2017. Variable pricing; regular adult ticket price starts at $24. Valid only for tickets purchased online from 14 March to 19 May 2017. 2 for 1 tickets can only be purchased using a Citi card. Tickets are non-refundable and cannot be exchanged, transferred or resold for commercial gain. Maximum of five 2 for 1 tickets per transaction. 


Only one glass available per person per day.


Competition opens 10.00am 2/06/17 and closes 4.00pm 9/06/17. Major prize: Curated Chefs Dinner with matching wines for 6 people at a Citi selected Melbourne Citibank Dining Program partner restaurant. Total prize pool worth over $2,500. Entries drawn after 10am 15/06/17 at 2 Park St, Sydney. Winner notified by phone and/or email after 11am 16/06/17 and published on Citi Australia Facebook account 27/06/17. Promoter: Citigroup Pty Limited ABN 88 004 325 080, 2 Park St, Sydney, NSW. For full terms and conditions of entry, visit


Terms & Conditions of Entry ‘#CelebratewithCiti to Win’ Competition


Information on how to enter and prize details form part of these terms and conditions; however, to the extent that there is any inconsistency between these terms and conditions and any other published material, these terms and conditions will prevail. By participating in the “#CelebratewithCiti” competition each participant fully and unconditionally agrees and acknowledges that these terms and conditions are binding.


The Promoter is Citigroup Pty Limited ABN 88 004 325 080 AFSL No. 238098 Australian credit licence no. 238098 of 2 Park Street, Sydney NSW 2000 ("Citibank" or "the Promoter"), tel: 13 24 84. The Promoter and its related bodies corporate (as that term is defined in the Corporations Act 2001 (Cth) will be known as "Citigroup" or “Citi”.


The #CelebratewithCiti competition entitles each winner to one (1) of twelve (12) AUD$100 dining vouchers. The total prize pool value is AUD$1,200. The voucher will be mailed/emailed to the winner as set in clause 1.4 for use at a Citibank Dining Program partner restaurant that Citigroup chooses. This will be at Citigroup’s discretion. The Promoter takes no responsibility for any variation in the prize/s value. The prize/s is not transferable, exchangeable or redeemable for cash.  A prize must be taken as offered and cannot be varied.  The prize value is the recommended retail price including GST.


The promotion consists of twelve (12) competitions with commencement and closing dates as below:


Promotional Period


Winner Contacted

Melbourne Good Food & Wine Show (Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre)

Promotion 1

Friday 2nd June, 10am - 11.59pm

Saturday 3rd June, after 9.30am

Saturday 3rd June, after 10.30am

Promotion 2

Saturday 3rd June, 10am - 11.59pm

Sunday 4th June after 9.30am

Sunday 4th June after 10.30am

Promotion 3

Sunday 4th June, 10am – 11.59pm

Monday 5th June after 9.30am

Monday 5th June after 10.30am

Sydney Good Food & Wine Show (International Convention Centre Sydney)

Promotion 4

Friday 23rd June, 10am – 11.59pm

Saturday 24th June, after 9.30am

Saturday 24th June, after 10.30am

Promotion 5

Saturday 24th June, 10am – 11.59pm

Sunday 25th June after 9.30am

Sunday 25th June after 10.30am

Promotion 6

Sunday 25th June, 10am – 11.59pm

Monday 26th June after 9.30am

Monday 26th June after 10.30am

Perth Good Food & Wine Show (Perth Convention & Exhibition Centre)

Promotion 7

Friday 14th July, 10am – 11.59pm

Saturday 15th July, after 9.30am

Saturday 15th June, after 10.30am

Promotion 8

Saturday 15th July, 10am – 11.59pm

Sunday 16th June after 9.30am

Sunday 16th June after 10.30am

Promotion 9

Sunday 16th July, 10am – 11.59pm

Monday 17th June after 9.30am

Monday 17th June after 10.30am

Brisbane Good Food & Wine Show (Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre)

Promotion 10

Friday 27th October, 10am – 11.59pm

Saturday 28th October, after 9.30am

Saturday 28th October, after 10.30am

Promotion 11

Saturday 28th October, 10am – 11.59pm

Sunday 29th October, after 9.30am

Sunday 29th October, after 10.30am

Promotion 12

Sunday 29th October, 10am – 11.59pm

Monday 30th October, after 9.30am

Sunday 29th October, after 10.30am



Entry is open to Australian residents (excluding to residents of the Northern Territory), who are at least 18 years of age, (“Eligible Entrants”). The directors, management and employees (and their immediate families) of the Promoter, its related entities, printers, suppliers, providers and agencies who are directly associated with the conduct of this promotion are ineligible to enter the promotion.


To enter this promotion the Eligible Entrant, must during the Promotional Period as set in clause 1.4 post a photo of their Good Food & Wine Show experience and/or favourite ‘Foodie Memory’ from the Good Food & Wine Show on Instagram and tag with #CelebratewithCiti (“Entry”). Entrants may enter the promotion as many times as they like.  


Any unused portion of the prize is not transferable or exchangeable and cannot be taken as cash, unless otherwise specified. If any prize (or part of any prize) is unavailable, the Promoter, in its discretion, reserves the right to substitute the prize (or that part of the prize) with a prize to the equal value and/or specification, subject to any written directions from a regulatory authority.


All eligible entries will be judged by a panel of appropriately qualified and the winner will be notified by direct message only on Instagram as per the dates set out in condition three clause 1.4. The prize must be accepted within four days of being notified or the prize will be forfeited. All eligible entries will be judged on a basis of creativity and originality. This is a game of skill and chance plays no part in determining the winners. All reasonable steps to notify the winner of the results of the judging will be taken by the Promoter. The Judge’s decision is final and no correspondence will be entered into. The winner will be announced on Citi Australia’s Instagram account using their Instagram account name.


Entrants consent to the Promoter using the entrant's name, Instagram account name, likeness, and all uploaded images regardless of if they are a winner or not in any media for an unlimited period without remuneration for the purpose of promoting this Promotion (including any outcome), and promoting any products manufactured, distributed and/or supplied by the Promoter. Entries submitted may be used on event related marketing communications and social media platforms including but not limited to Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and the Citi Australia website.


Costs associated with entering the promotion remain an entrant's responsibility and may vary depending on the internet service provider used.


Accessing or using the Instagram website, the Instagram service or any applications made available by Instagram is generally is subject to its prevailing terms and conditions of use at  The Promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Instagram. Entrants understand that they are providing their information to the Promoter and not to Instagram. Entrants are solely responsible and liable for any content or information they transmit to other Internet users. To the extent permitted by law, each entrant agrees to indemnify, defend and forever hold harmless, Instagram and its associated agencies and companies, against any and all losses, actions, claims, costs, expenses and damages (of any nature) which may be incurred by an entrant in respect of the entrant's participation in the promotion. Any questions, comments or complaints about the promotion must be directed to the Promoter and not to Instagram.


The Promoter is not responsible and excludes all liability (to the greatest extent allowable by law) for the content of any entries submitted for the purposes of this promotion (including but not limited to any illegal, incorrect or inaccurate content or third party advertising).


Entrants can only enter via their Instagram account. Entrants who provide incorrect, misleading or fraudulent information are ineligible to participate in the promotion and all entries of an entrant who is deemed by the Promoter to have provided incorrect, misleading or fraudulent information may, at the discretion of the Promoter, be deemed invalid.


The Promoter reserves the right to request the Entrant produce (within the requested time) appropriate photo identification or other documentation (to the Promoter's satisfaction, at its sole discretion) in order to confirm the entrant's identity, age, residential address, eligibility to enter and claim a prize, and any information submitted by the entrant in entering the promotion, before issuing a prize. If the documentation required by the Promoter is not received by the Promoter (or its nominated agent) or an entrant or Entry has not been verified or validated to the Promoter's satisfaction then all the entries of that entrant will be ineligible and deemed invalid.


The Promoter reserves the right to verify the validity of any and all entries and reserves the right to disqualify any entrant for: (a) submitting an Entry which is not in accordance with these Conditions of Entry; (b) tampering with the Entry process; or (c) if the entrant is engaged in any unlawful or other improper misconduct calculated to jeopardise the fair and proper conduct of the promotion. The Promoter's legal rights to recover damages or other compensation from such an offender are reserved.


The use of any automated entry software or any mechanical, electronic or other means that allows an entrant to automatically enter repeatedly is prohibited and will render all entries submitted by that entrant invalid.


Any attempt, deliberate or otherwise, to cause malicious damage or interference with the normal functioning of the promotion, or to otherwise undermine the legitimate operation of the promotion may be a violation of criminal and civil laws and, should such an attempt be made, whether successful or not, the Promoter reserves the right to seek damages to the fullest extent permitted by law. If the Promoter suffers loss or incurs any costs in connection with any breach of these Conditions of Entry or any other legal obligation by an entrant, the entrant agrees to indemnify the Promoter for those losses, damages and costs.


The Promoter and its associated agencies and companies exclude all liability (including negligence) except for any liability that cannot be excluded by law (including any applicable consumer guarantee under the Australian Consumer Law), for any direct or indirect injury, loss and/or damage arising in any way out of the promotion. This includes, but is not limited to: (i) technical malfunctions, delays or failures, including those resulting from accessing any materials related to this promotion and any incorrect, inaccurate or incomplete information communicated in the course of, or in connection with, this promotion as a result of any technical malfunctions, delays or failures; (ii) theft, unauthorised access or third party interference; (iii) lost or damaged entries, prize claims or prize(s); and/or (iv) acceptance and/or use of any prize.


If this promotion is not capable of running as planned for any reason beyond the reasonable control of the Promoter, including but not limited to war, terrorism, state of emergency or disaster (including natural disaster), infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorised intervention, technical failures or anything which corrupts or affects the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of this promotion, the Promoter reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the promotion and/or, if necessary, to provide an alternative prize or prizes to the same value as an original prize or prizes.


An Entry and any copyright subsisting in an entry irrevocably becomes, at time of entry, the property of the Promoter. An Entrant also agrees that the Promoter may, in the event the Entrant is a winner, publish or cause to be published the Entrant winner's name, winning image and locality in any media. An Entrant can gain access to, update or correct any personal information held by the Promoter by contacting the Promoter's Privacy Officer on 02 8225 2306. All personal information will be stored at the office of the Promoter. A copy of the Promoter's Privacy Policy in relation to the treatment of personal information collected may be obtained by contacting the Promoter.


In these Conditions of Entry: "Australian Consumer Law" means Schedule 2 of the Competition and Consumer Act 2010 (Cth). "Intellectual Property Rights" means all present and future rights of whatever nature anywhere in the world including, but not limited to, rights in respect of or in connection with copyright, inventions (including patents), trademarks, service marks, trade names, domain names, designs, confidential information, trade secrets and know-how and similar industrial, commercial and intellectual property rights, whether or not registered or registrable, and includes the right to apply for the registration of such rights, and whether existing in Australia.


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