A biennial event hosted by the Mornington Peninsula Vignerons Association (MPVA) since 2003. Pinot Noir from around the world is tasted by national and international wine media alongside producers and lovers of Pinot from the US, France, New Zealand and Australia, over the two days of the conference. The two days of Celebration included structured tastings with each session lead by a panel of Pinot producers, writers and thinkers. Tickets ($990 in 2013) include all tastings, lunches, and dinners at selected winery restaurants. Usually held in February
The Mornington Peninsula Celebration is held in the region every two years - the next in February 2015.
MPIPNC13 with keynote speaker Jasper Morris MW, key international prodcuers Domain J Grivot, Calera, Littorai, Burn Cottage.
MPIPNC11 with keynote speaker Allen Meadows, key international producers Domaine de Montille, Serafin, Chehalem, Windy Oaks, Dry River.
MPIPNC2009 with keynote speaker Jancis Robinson, key international producers Domaine Mugnier, Domaine Violot0Guillemard, Quails Gate, Escarpment, Pyramid Valley
MPIPNC2007 with keynote speaker Matthew Jukes, key international producers Domaine de la Romanee-Conti, Cristom, Kosta Browne, Felton Road, Mountford
MPIPNC2005 with keynote speaker Matt Kramer, key international producers Domaine de la Vougerai, Merry Edwards, Domaine Serene, Muddy Water, Ata Rangi, Valli
MPIPNC2003 with keynote speaker James Halliday, key international producers Domaine Armand-Rousseau, Elk Cove, Mount Edward, Tandem, Escarpment