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Our 2023 Festival Winners - May Edition

What an epic May Edition of Visa Wellington On a Plate! Check out our Festival Winners for Dine Wellington and Cocktail Wellington

May 30, 2023

2023 Festival highlights from the Visa Wellington On a Plate team

It’s a wrap for the May edition of Visa Wellington On a Plate, and for the festival team, it’s a great time for us to reflect and share our favourite moments.

May 24, 2023

Meet the 2023 Dine and Cocktail Wellington Finalists

The people have spoken, the votes are in and judging is underway for the 2023 Dine and Cocktail Wellington Finalists!

May 22, 2023

Seven Dine Wellington dishes that are proudly plant-based

If you like your protein plant-based these Dine Wellington Festival dishes are for you! Whether you’re looking for a main meal or sweet after-dinner treat, there is something to suit all tastes.

May 18, 2023

Five New Takes on Classic Cocktails

If you’re a fan of classic cocktails, now’s the time to enjoy a little twist to your usual order. Check out these cool Cocktail Wellington entries for something just a little out of the ordinary!

May 9, 2023

Four Dine Dishes to Satisfy the Sweet Tooth

Dessert for dinner? Or just needing to satisfy the sweet tooth? These venues have you covered with a sweet twist to their Dine Wellington dish.

May 8, 2023

Five foodie events for the greater good at Visa Wellington On a Plate

​If you like your foodie events with a side of sustainability, check out our picks below for events that champion the greater good!

April 5, 2023

Where to eat, stay, and play this May for Visa Wellington On a Plate

Wellington is a famously walkable city which means means it’s easy for visitors to explore the city’s eateries on foot! Take your pick from stunning waterfront views or cool inner city surrounds for your next Wellington getaway with our Festival accommodation partners.

March 23, 2023

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