Steeped in history, Fondata is the revival of the iconic Weller’s. Ideally positioned in beautiful Kangaroo Ground, the gateway to the Yarra Valley, where the country meets the city.
Fondata is the perfect meeting place to celebrate all occasions. Experience seasonal Italian inspired food by the fireplace in our dining room, sip on locally made craft beer and wine at 1872 Wine Bar or create long-lasting memories in the Weller’s Room, our stunning private dining and events space.
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Regional World's Longest Lunch - Nillumbik
15 March 2019
The best of the Nillumbik region, gateway to the Yarra Valley, will be celebrated at this four-course Italian inspired long lunch at Fondata 1872. Fondata chef Christopher’s Lillico’s rustic Italian style will highlight local produce with each course matched to a wine from one of the nearby wineries. Growers and makers will be on hand to discuss the flavour and history of the region.