Melbourne Student Protest Accidentally Uncovers Red Wine Delivery

$1152 of sweet Liberal red wine.

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And after several chants against the government's harsh education cuts, at the worst moment, in came a delivery of $1152 worth of red wine.

Here's invoice for the wine delivered to Liberal party during student protest. $1152 case. $95 btls of cab merlot.

Andrew Lund@andrew_lund

Here's invoice for the wine delivered to Liberal party during student protest. $1152 case. $95 btls of cab merlot.

10:58 AM - 28 Aug 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

According to Channel 9 reporter Andrew Lund during the protest, a SECOND bottle of wine was also delivered.

Someone's just tried to make a second wine delivery at Liberal Party HQ! Not a case this time, just a bottle!

Andrew Lund@andrew_lund

Someone's just tried to make a second wine delivery at Liberal Party HQ! Not a case this time, just a bottle!

11:21 AM - 28 Aug 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

The police arrived to end the wine delivery silliness/student protest.

Police about to go into #liberalhq to remove student protestors @SkyNewsAust

Simon Love@SimoLove

Police about to go into #liberalhq to remove student protestors @SkyNewsAust

11:24 AM - 28 Aug 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

And the protest continued on the street outside the party headquarters.

Student protesters emerge from Liberal HQ calling for the scrapping of deregulated university fees.

Henrietta Cook@henriettacook

Student protesters emerge from Liberal HQ calling for the scrapping of deregulated university fees.

11:34 AM - 28 Aug 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

It's not the first time this year the Liberal Party has been slayed by red wine - NSW Premier Barry O'Farrell stood down after lying about receiving an expensive bottle.

@simoncrerar For your consideration:

It makes you think, just how much red wine are our politicians drinking?!

The king is dead, long live the king #nswpol