F.A.W.C!ing Great Gifts for Dad

Father’s Day is right around the corner, and if you’ve left your shopping to the last minute it’s easy to fall back on the socks, chocolates or corporate tie ideas. Why not change it up this year and get Dad a present he will ‘F.A.W.C!ing’ love?

We’ve rounded up six of our F.A.W.C! Father’s Day picks that will not only spoil your Dad, but also secure your place as favourite child. Win, win! From the best brew and meat in Hawke’s Bay, to lunches in secret locations and clay bird shooting at Outfoxed, F.A.W.C!’s got you covered…

BEER GARDEN WONDERLAND WITH VAGABOND JACKS

It’s time to come out of hibernation and kick your early summer festivities into high gear. The good folk Abbey Brewery have opened a sparkly new beer garden, so get your mates together and be some of the first to experience the amazing vibe of this backyard wonderland.

BLACK BARN SECRET LOCATION LUNCH WITH AL BROWN

Get set for an afternoon of casual grazing with Al’s utterly informal style of dining and chatting. You'll be inside and out, and if you’re standing around doing nothing, we’ll get your sleeves rolled up to help with constant shucking in the kitchen.

SIMPLE PLEASURES

Brave Brewing Co. are collaborating with story-teller and sourdough alchemist, Libby Moon of This Table, for an evening of indulgence, as we match a selection of sourdough bread with our signature range of artisan ales. Share in the alchemy and fermentation processes implemented in the production of craft beer and sourdough bread.

FROM THE OCEAN TO FARM GATE

The collaboration that dreams are made of is coming to Summer F.A.W.C! King Salmon, Patangata Station, Waipawa Butchery, guest Chef Rex Morgan from Wellington's Boulcott Street Bistro, and Tony Bish Wines are teaming up to bring you a succession of gourmet treats.

GAME ON GRAZE: MITZI AND TWINN TEAM UP WITH OUTFOX

Get the boys and girls together for this one-of-a-kind event where food meets fun in Hawke’s Bay. What better way to spend a Saturday afternoon than clay bird shooting, and grazing on seriously good food? Outfoxed will be bringing the thrills, and Mitzi & Twin Grazing Boards & Catering will serve up a long leisurely grazing table lunch packed with delicious local produce.

SUNDAY SCHOOL

Sunday School was never this cool!
The Old Church Gardens at Meanee’s iconic Old Church will play host to a dazzling afternoon of delicious food, fabulous cocktails, cider, beer and wine, and music to shake what the Lord gave you.