Melbourne Cricket Ground - Event Details
  • MCC Logo
  • NSM Logo

Long Room Roast

Jun 23, 2013

As part of the Melbourne Food and Wine Festival’s Roast Collection, this is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to dine in the Long Room at the MCG on Sunday June 23, 2013. 

Lunch will combine the finest catering by EPICURE with outstanding views of the hallowed turf of the MCG and surrounded by magical sporting memorabilia.

The Long Room Roast will take diners back to March 8, 1879 when the Melbourne Cricket Club held a farewell dinner for Lord Harris and the English Gentlemen Cricketers at the Victoria Club.

Despite the dinner being held more than 130 years ago, the original menu has been recreated with an emphasis on showcasing high-quality food and wine from the Victorian region.  

For further details, or to register, visit the Melbourne Food and Wine Festival website.

 

The original menu from March 8, 1879 for a farewell dinner for Lord Harris and the English Gentlemen Cricketers at the Victoria Club.

AUSTRALIA lost four wickets in 22 balls late on day four to all but lose hope of pulling off a miracle against Pakistan in Dubai.

Herald Sun

THE exhilarating Melbourne derby was possibly the best ever and would have gone some way to convincing David Villa to return from New York.

Herald Sun

MANCHESTER City’s bid to put pressure on EPL leaders Chelsea suffered a setback as the champions slumped to a surprise 2-1 defeat at West Ham.

Herald Sun

IT was a tough day in the NBA for Australia with Joe Ingles and Brock Motum getting cut.

Herald Sun

ARSENAL won their first Premier League match in over a month, beating Sunderland 2-0 with a brace from Alexis Sanchez after a pair of defensive errors.

Herald Sun