Scene News: Lunch at The Tote With Rock Chef Brian Edwards for Leaps and Bounds Music Festival Bus Tours – Tix Selling Fast!

Leaps and Bounds Music Festival presents lunch at The Tote with rock star Chef Brian Edwards. Edwards was tour chef for Bon Jovi and has worked in Michelin star restaurants. He is currently an owner in East Elevations and Monsieur Truffe Chocolate Factory.

Brian says, “I’ve always loved the Tote, and when offered the opportunity to install a kitchen and provide food, was excited and honoured to be involved in an iconic legendary venue.”

Special Guest Celebrities and an expanded experience for punters at one of the signature events of the festival, the infamous Leaps and Bounds Music Festival Bus Tours.

One of the most popular activities of the festival – the bus tours covers the City of Yarra’s musical history, past and present. Bus Tours will be operating every Friday, Saturday and Sunday during the festival with tour host and Doctor of Musicology Bruce Milne.

“This year we’ve tailored each trip to our special guests and the events they want to talk about. I’ve expanded my Extended Play mix – telling the tales that have never been told before. Every trip will be unique and every trip is tailored to the guest and the travellers.”

The following Special Guests will accompany Bruce on the Extended Play Bus Tour:

BUS TOUR #1 Sat 2nd July 2016Week #1 guests: Angie Hart and Jon Von Goes on Sat 2nd July only.

BUS TOUR #2 Sat 9th July 2016Week #2 guests: Adalita and Sam Sejavka on Sat 9th July only. – SOLD OUT!

BUS TOUR #3 Sat 16th July 2016Week #3 guests: Rebecca Barnard and Paulie Stewart on Sat 16th July only.


Ticket includes morning tea at Bakehouse studios and lunch at the Tote. This tour is all ages, however minors must be accompanied by a legal guardian.

Tickets are $60 (full) or $40 (concession)

Meeting point:
Corner Hotel (bus departs 11am and arrives 3pm), 57 Swan Street in Richmond.

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