Partners Programme 2018

For those with family or friends accompanying them, or for delegates who have the opportunity to extend their stay in Melbourne and the Victoria Region after ISHA ASM, there are an amazing array of activities, unique attractions and places to visit.

ISHA Wine Tour

Friday 5th October 2018

Yarra Valley

Partners can enjoy a day out with some of the finest wines and best food in the Yarra Valley

  • While also being informative, we aim to make the day as enjoyable as possible
  • We love some of the smaller boutique wineries where you often get the best cellar door experience, plenty of laughs and the chance to meet local characters, but we can also take any requests you may have
  • We send a fun, knowledgeable host to run the day, they will look after everything so you can relax and enjoy yourselves
  • This itinerary is based on a private tour so you get a lot more flexibility and a more personalised service
  • Beautiful scenery and views
  • And of course the best food and wine the Yarra Valley has to offer

Pick up is from the Convention Centre. For further information on the itinerary and to book please click the link below.

Saturday 6th October 2018

Early Morning Bike Ride

Fancy an early morning bike ride to explore some of the Melbourne Area and coastal road?

Tony Dunin, a local orthopaedic surgeon and avid cyclist, welcomes delegates to join him for an early morning bike ride departing the Pan Pacific Hotel at 06:00 am on Saturday 6th October 2018, returning around 08:00 am.  A letter from Tony is attached.

Please note : This is a friendly join-in activity and not an organised professional tour with legal implications.  It is undertaken at your own risk and we recommend you ensure any travel insurance covers you for such activities.

Planned Route

The plan is a two hour ride from the Pan Pacific Hotel to Black Rock and return.

Cycle Hire

Bike hire will be at your own cost from suppliers such as Livelo who can deliver the bike to the hotel (and provide helmets and other accessories).


Delegates and / or guests are asked to register so that Tony can plan on how many will join him on the morning ride.

Please click link below to register your interest.

Self Guided Tour Options


180 St Kilda Road, Melbourne

Houses an extensive collection from Europe, Asia, America, and Oceania

General entry is free
Open 10am–5pm daily

For further informatioin visit:



Afternoon tea at The Hotel Windsor is a quintessential Melbourne experience, steeped in tradition. The Hotel Windsor has proudly served over two million guests since 1883.

Seating Times

Monday-Tuesday: 12 noon – 2pm
Wednesday-Friday: 12 noon – 2pm & 2:30pm – 4:30pm
Saturday-Sunday: 12 noon – 2pm & 3pm – 5pm

$69 per adult with a glass of French Sparkling Wine
$89 per adult with a glass of Louis Roederer Brut Premier Champagne

Bookings are recommended and can be made via:



The Neff Market Kitchen is home to the Market’s hugely successful and extremely popular cooking school. Offering a range of classes at differing levels of skill and price point, The Neff Market Kitchen brings together some of Melbourne’s best chefs with people who are passionate about cooking, in an innovative new culinary space.

Classes are run by some of Melbourne’s most esteemed and admired chefs including Nicky Riemer (Bellota Wine Bar), Matteo Toffano (Grossi Florentino Upstairs), Luke Croston (The Press Club), Daniel Giraldo (Maha) and Alejandro Saravia (Pastuso). Intimate class sizes allow plenty of opportunity to converse with the chef and learn about their areas of specialisation.

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Rippon Lea Estate is a heritage-listed historic house and gardens located in Elsternwick, Melbourne.  Built in 1868 for Sir Frederick Sargood, a wealthy Melbourne businessman, politician and philanthropist, it is now owned by the National Trust of Australia.

A chance to enjoy a tour of the House and Garden followed by Devonshire Tea.

For further information and to book your visit in advance:















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