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Taste of the Huon - CANCELLED for 2021

7-8th March 2021
RaneLagh Show Grounds, Tasmania
A Taste of the Huon, now in its 28th year, is a celebration of fine food, wine, entertainment, arts and crafts from the Huon Valley and Channel region, held at Ranelagh which is only 30 minutes scenic drive south of Hobart.

This region produces an abundance of apples and although Tasmania is still recognised as the 'Apple Isle', cherries, mushrooms, salmon, vineyards, berries and truffles are also farmed in the area and along with much more, promoted at the Festival.


Hokitika Wildfoods Festival

13th March 2021
Cass Square, Hokitika
Celebrating the unique food and drink of the West Coast, Hokitika Wildfoods Festival is unlike any other food festival. From crocodile bites to deep fried pigs ears, you'll need to be adventurous to sample the locals' culinary creativity.

Barossa Vintage Festival

14-18 April 2021
Various Locations
Join the Barossa community for a celebration of the region's wine, food, culture and heritage at the historic Barossa Vintage Festival from April 14-18 2021. It's a celebration unlike any other, as the community comes together to showcase and celebrate Barossa's renowned wine and food against the backdrop of Barossan culture and heritage.

Grampians Grape Escape

1st and 2nd May 2021
Halls Gap Recreation Reserve, Grampians Road, Halls Gap, Victoria 3381
Why not discover the delights of Western Victoria's finest food and wine artisans. A stunning 3-hour drive from Melbourne and only 1.5 hours from Ballarat, Grampians Grape Escape is staged at the Halls Gap Recreation Reserve nestled in the foothills of the magnificent Mount William.

Lovedale Long Lunch

15-16th May 2021
Various Lovedale wineries
The Lovedale Long Lunch is an annual event, held on the third weekend in May. It is a progressive-type lunch where visitors wine and dine their way around the participating wineries over the weekend enjoying a glass of wine, gourmet food, fabulous music and art.

This event is a must for all food and wine lovers. Come and see for yourself!


McLaren Vale Sea & Vines Festival

12-14 June 2021
The McLaren Vale Sea & Vines Festival devotes the June long weekend each year to savouring seafood delights, soaking up the atmosphere, music and scenery of McLaren Vale.

Rutherglen Winery Walkabout

12-14 June 2021
Participating Rutherglen Wineries
Since 1974, thousands of people have descended on Rutherglen for one of the biggest wine festivals in the country. A general admission ticket to Winery Walkabout gets you access to wine tastings, live music, entertainment, tours and more at 19 wineries, making for an epic jam-packed, fun-filled long weekend!

Shortest Lunch - Yarra Valley Cancelled?

20th June 2021
Yarra Valley Smaller Wineries
Due to COVID-19 The Shortest Lunch has been cancelled for 2020.

Join the boutique wineries of the Yarra Valley for a memorable day for a glass of wine, delicious food and live entertainment.


Barossa Gourmet Weekend

TBA September 2021
Various Barossa wineries
Dates TBA for 2021.

The Barossa Gourmet weekend is a great opportunity to sample food, wine and music in the beautiful Barossa Valley.

Up to 25 participating wineries provide a range of food options from both Barossa and Adelaide restaurants accompanied with premium Barossa wines.

You can also enjoy a wide range of entertainment to suit all tastes.


Great Eastern Wine Weekend

TBA 2021
Various Locations
Join us for a celebration of the region's finest wine and fare. Stretching along a coastline envied for its cool climate drops, the weekend features exciting events and experiences. Vineyards, wine producers and makers, local tourism operators, restaurants, cafes and Freycinet Lodge, come together to share the hidden delights of East Coast Tasmania.

Sculpture in the Vineyards

11th Sep - 26th Sep 2120
Wollombi Valley
Enjoy contemporary sculpture in lush surrounds combining a taste for fine regional wines with a wander through some of the most historic & picturesque countryside in NSW.

Orange Wine Festival 2021

TBA 2021
various locations
2021 Event to be announced. The Orange Wine Festival is a month-long, lively festival celebrating all the good things that Orange has to offer. Welcome the Spring and enjoy the beauty of the region with wine tastings, educational workshops, special lunches and dinners, live music, and produce markets.

Signature events include Orange Wine Show Tasting, Wine and Food Night Market in Robertson Park, and a new event Altitude.


Wellington On a Plate

TBA 2021
2021 Event to be announced Feast your senses this October in this celebration of all things food and beverage.

For the full month of October you can Eat, Drink and be Welly with hundreds of Festival Events, Festival Dishes that showcase the best of Wellington region's ingredients, suppliers and producers, Creative Cocktails and all the Burgers you could munch your way through.


Murrumbateman Moving Feast

2nd & 3rd October 2021
Murrumbateman Wineries
Tantalise your taste buds on the October long weekend. The Murrumbateman Moving Feast showcases some of Murrumbateman,s finest wine, food, produce and views ? an exploration of the region and senses by roving degustation.

Participating wineries and venues dotted throughout Murrumbateman will wow you with fine food matched with their nationally and internationally recognised wines.


South Coast Food & Wine Festival

TBA 2021
White Sands Park, Huskisson, Jervis Bay
2021 Event to be announced Best known for its White Sand Beaches and pristine environment, Huskisson in Jervis Bay is hosting the 2020 South Coast Food & Wine Festival. With beachfront locations, music, Olssons Salt Masterclasses and 50 of the best exhibitors all in one event; this year's event promises to be the best yet!

Ballina Food & Wine Festival

TBA 2021
Thank you for your support over the past 10 years. With the current COVID-19 pandemic, our festival will be taking a break in 2020. 2021 event is to be announced

First Light Wine & Food Gisborne

TBA 2021
2021 event to be announced

The First Light Wine & Food Festival is Gisborne's pre-eminent wine event. Held on Sunday of Labour Weekend (25 October 2020) the event brings wineries TW Wines, Matawhero Wines and Bridge Estate together for an amazing day of live music, great wines and superb food choices.


Taste of Auckland

TBA 2021
Queens Wharf, Auckland
No Event for 2020. Event for 2021 TBA

Delight your palate at Taste of Auckland, where you will find the city's top restaurants and artisanal producers. Stroll around the many marquees or sit in on a lesson and get inspired by fellow foodies and award-winning chefs.