It’s that time of year again for our annual Cider Festival down by the Bay!

2017 Cider Festival Event Information Here 

Sunday 22nd October, 2017!



2016 Throwback!


Last year, 10+ cider brands joined us to host our Watsons Bay Cider Festival. The day was a hit and we’re back to do it all again this year! Our line up is bigger than ever and the weekend is going to be one enjoyed by all!

SUNDAY 30th OCTOBER 2016 | 11AM – 5PM

With a variety of well-known and boutique cider brands to taste, live acoustic music to enjoy, and everyone’s favourite apple bobbing competition sponsored by HelloFresh with prizes to be won – make sure you mark Sun 30th Oct in your diary as a date not to miss in the Bay!

Avoid the queues on the day and pre-purchase your Cider Tasting Package. The ticket includes 15 tokens to use for samples from the cider stalls plus a complimentary bottle of your favourite cider from our pop-up bars.

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With 13 cider brands on board, from local NSW brewers to international flavours, there is something for all your cidery taste buds. Families and friends alike can indulge in sampling and enjoying well-known and boutique ciders.

Sidra Del Verano

Back for the second consecutive year, Verano will be serving their delicious Spanish Cider at this years festival. Their Cider’s are made with local hand-picked apples, sun ripened, freshly pressed and naturally fermented to create a truly crisp & refreshing Cider.


A wonderfully refreshing cider with flavoursome apple characteristics coming through in both the aroma and flavour. 5 Seeds has become one of Australia’s favourite ciders for obvious reasons! Day or night, summer or winter, there is simply no wrong way to enjoy a 5 Seeds cider.

Sassy Cider

Sassy Cider is produced in the heart of Normandy in the North of France from orchards located near the exquisite Château de Sassy. These high quality hand-crafted ciders, are made with recipes passed down from previous generations at the Château.

Plus more cider brands including Somersby, James Squire Orchard Crush, RekorderligThatchers Gold, Rochdale, Kirin, Bilpin, Endless Cider, Pagan Cider and Australian Brewery!

Cider Brands

Our Executive Chef has designed a menu of street eats specifically designed to compliment the ciders on offer. Enjoy a culinary delight of fresh fare including Pulled Pork Rolls, Sticky BBQ Ribs, Hot Dogs, Corn on the Cob plus our delicious House Made Nutella Donuts!

Have a hassle free, cider filled day and leave the car at home! Parking will be limited, so get the bus 324/325 from Circular Quay or the 380 from Bondi. Take the scenic route and get a ferry from Circular Quay, Rose Bay or Manly to get you safely to and from Watsons Bay!

Purchase your tickets now and make sure you mark Sun 30th Oct in your diary as a date not to miss in the Bay!