The Mornington Peninsula, Victoria, is rapidly developing a vibrant cider reputation. In recognition of this quickly expanding and exciting industry, the Red Hill Show Society is announcing the inaugural Red Hill Cider Show March 11th 2017 with judging on 9th March.

All cider makers are invited to enter and benchmark their products against that of their peers. Classes will reflect both New World and Traditional styles of cider and perry. Cider blends are also welcome.

A panel of experienced judges representing a wide expertise across the industry, has been secured.

The culmination of the Cider Show will be a public promotion as part of the 89th Hill Show on March 11th. Entry to the public tasting will be included in the Show entry fee.

  •  Awards will be presented and local ciders will be available for tasting, for sale and enjoyment.
  • A masterclass on cider styles and appreciation will be conducted.
  •  Trophies will be awarded to overall Best Cider and Best Perry, with certificates and ribbons in all classes. All entries will receive judging comments.
  • Entries open on Feb 1st. 2017. Cost $10 per entry. 10% discount for 4 or more entries.

Images fromthe 2017 Cider Show. With Max Allen running a Master Class on stage.