We are now at Alert Level 2 which allows you to enter our store to purchase while maintaining a safe distance from others.

You can also continue to order and pay online or by phone and then collect your orders from us. If you do this, you will receive a notification when your order is ready for collection. We can also courier to you. Please note that couriers have advised that there could be delays due to anticipated demand during alert level 2. Please allow for this.

During Level 2 First Glass will be open 9am – 5.30pm Monday to Saturday.

We thank you for your support during the restricted trading levels.

Event Planning

First Glass is best equipped to service your forthcoming function. Each year we advise, recommend and supply wine, beer, water, juices, etc, for hundreds of functions such as weddings, birthday parties, funerals and corporate events.

Pre Function Planning

Here are some helpful tips and points to consider when you are planning your function.

Venue:

Hired venue or private residence

Time and format:

Start and finish time
Stand up function or seated
Drinks on arrival -  one wine option, eg Champagne, or a choice

Total numbers attending:

How many will be drivers?
How many will be non-drivers?
How many dedicated beer drinkers?
What is the age group?

Choice of Product:

Younger groups may prefer Sauvignon Blanc
More red wine will be used during winter months, etc.

We can help with your choice of products and recommend quality wines to meet your budget.

We can also assist with glass hire supplied free with total wine purchase. These include Champagne flutes, wine glasses, tumblers and also ice bins.

Call us on (09) 486 6415 and we can set up a time to discuss specific requirements for your function.