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Orange Wine Festival 2020

October 1st - November 1st 2020
various locations
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

1-31 October 2020
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.


South Coast Food & Wine Festival

16-17 October 2020
White Sands Park, Huskisson, Jervis Bay
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!

Sculpture in the Vineyards

17th Oct - 1st Nov 2020
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.

Ballina Food & Wine Festival

2020 Event CANCELLED
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.

First Light Wine & Food Gisborne

Sunday 25th October 2020
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.

Jazz in the Vineyards

Sat 31st October 2020
Hope Estate - 2213 Broke Rd, Pokolbin
Kate Ceberano

John Morrison's Swing City Band Ft. Jacki cooper

The Aston martini's The Djangologists


Hawke's Bay Food and Wine Classic

6-15 November 2020
In Hawke's Bay food and wine country, the local restaurants, wineries, cafes, brewers, producers and foodies have worked hard to create yet another fantastic programme of events for you to devour this Summer F.A.W.C!

Perth Good Food & Wine Show

6-8th November 2020
Perth Convention and Exhibition Centre
The Perth Good Food & Wine Show kicks off Friday 6th to Sunday 8th November 2020. Tickets will be on sale mid-year.

Toast Martinborough Wine, Food & Music Festival

15th November 2020
Toast Martinborough 2020 will take place on Sunday 15 November.

Early Bird Group Tickets (minimum of 6) were due to go on sale in May 2020, but with the uncertainty around Covid 19, this has been deferred until a later date.

General Admission tickets will be on sale from 15 September 2020.


Western Australia Gourmet Escape

16-22 November 2020
Margaret River
Western Australia Gourmet Escape is returning 16-22 November 2020, transforming Western Australia into an epicurean hub of culinary delights; where world-class chefs meet the finest Australian produce, award-winning wine flights and one-of-a-kind fun 'foodie' delights.

Royal Hobart Wine Show

2020 Event CANCELLED
Royal Showgrounds 2 Howard Rd, Glenorchy, Hobart
2020 Event is CANCELLED

Held in November each year the Royal Hobart Wine Show is one of the most significant events in the Australian wine industry. Each year the Royal Agricultural Society (RAST) of Tasmania hosts the event, which brings many judges from all over Australia and overseas to find our country?s best wine!


Bicheno Food & Wine Festival

21st November 2020
Each year the festival aims to showcase the very best of East Coast cuisine. All stallholders are from the region and represent the charm, flavour and character of this unique part of Tasmania.

At this point in time, we are crossing our collective fingers in the hope that the festival will be able to proceed (with social distancing measures in place) on the 21st of November this year.


Macedon Ranges Budburst Festival

21-22 November 2020
Various - Macedon Ranges
Participating wineries in Macedon Ranges Wine Region showcase their wines at the cellar door plus food & entertainment. As most of our wineries are small and family owned, the Festival offers you a personalised experience to learn firsthand from some of Victoria's best artisans of wine. Festival visitors can talk directly with the people who grew the grapes and made the wine.

La Dolce Vita Festival

21-22 November 2020
King Valley, Victoria
An indulgent weekend of Mediterranean & new release wines, great food & warm King Valley hospitality. Come and experience the King Valley wine region for yourself during La Dolce Vita Wine & Food Festival, King Valley's spring time celebration of the good life.

A Day on the Green - James Blunt & Jason Mraz

21st November 2020
Roundhouse Entertainment in conjunction with Frontier Touring are thrilled to announce the return of multi-Platinum British singer and songwriter JAMES BLUNT, who makes his highly anticipated return to Australia in November 2020, performing at a day on the green at Bimbadgen, Hunter Valley

Unwined Subiaco, WA

28-29 November 2020
Market Square Park, Subiaco
Enjoy the best of WA's wine, craft beer, cider and spirits in a festival to celebrate our unique and boutique beverages. With 45+ companies from regions across our extraordinary state, you can explore the incredible tastes you may not normally have access to!

The Food and Wine Festival - Central Coast

Sunday 29th November 2020
Mt Penang Gardens and Event Park
Over 100 local and national leaders in food and wine production exhibiting at The Food and Wine Festival 2020, guaranteed to delight your taste-buds.

We?re proud locals of the Central Coast and have been organising major local events for 12 years and counting. The Food and Wine Festival 2020 is an annual event, unique to the Central Coast.


Inverloch Sounds of Summer

28th December 2020
Thompson Reserve, Inverloch
Come along and spend an afternoon of food, wine and music in the relaxing atmosphere of Inverloch.

This Inverloch community Festival will showcase local wines from Southern Gippsland wineries.


The Taste of Tasmania

TBD December 2020
Salamanca Pl, Hobart
The Taste of Tasmania is Australia's biggest and longest running food and wine festival.

With stunning waterfront views, awe-inspiring performances, live music and local gourmet offerings. The Taste is summer's not-to-be-missed free community event!


Cape Jaffa Seafood and Wine Festival

TBA January 2021
The Cape Jaffa Seafood and Wine Fest offers live entertainment, gourmet food and wine tasting on the foreshore of the picturesque fishing port of Cape Jaffa. Come with your entire family to enjoy an array of edible offerings and wine from the finest vineyards of Coonawarra.

Port Lincoln Tunarama Festival

23rd to 26th January 2021
Port Lincoln
Tunarama Festival began in 1962 and is a great family day out, with free entertainment, competitions and contests being organised for all age groups.

Marlborough Wine and Food Festival

13th February 2021
Brancott Estate Vineyard
Join us in Marlborough for New Zealand's best and longest running wine and food festival. We have everything; Marlborough Wines, Local Produce, and world famous entertainment.

Taste of the Huon

TBA 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.

Shortest Lunch - Yarra Valley

TBA May-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.


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!

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.

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.


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.