Journey through the Riverina this October with the Taste Riverina Festival's featured wine and beer events. Be enticed by the region's award winning Australian craft beer and wines, from the cool climate region of Tumbarumba known for crisp whites and sparkling to the warmer climate of Griffith and Leeton, famous for Botrytis and Italian varietals.      Calabria Family Wines in Griffith sets the cellar door scene with an Italian gastronomy weekend of 'Vino & Salami' as well as daily new vinta...
Thousands of food, wine, and beer lovers are expected to descend upon the Riverina during October 2017 for the Taste Riverina Festival.  The month long Festival brings together the Riverina’s producers, chefs, brewers, winemakers and industry champions to showcase all the region has to offer.Now in its sixth year, the Taste Riverina will include a diverse line-up of events held right across the region, providing a complete paddock to plate experience. Long lunches and degustation dinners, far...
Bring along your nearest and dearest to these thrilling, enjoyable and engaging Cooking Class and Workshop experiences during Taste Riverina Festival: All you need to know about Griffith Regional Wines is a great segway to the Riverina Wine and Food Twilight Market @ The Museum, know what you're tasting and the story of Riverina wines, tasting like an expert. Fermenting Workshop for creating new ways to enjoy your seasonal produce. Canapes and Wine Pairing Class Meet the Maker, Be...
Looking for an experience for dining, outdoors and family fun events? Here is a selection of great events for you to enjoy this October:Spirit of the Land Festival in Lockhart, Saturday 10th October hosts amazing farm art, larger than life sculptures, fine arts, open gardens, food, wine, antiques, entertainment and more. MORE INFORMATION.River & Wren Markets / Cootamundra Bike Festival on Saturday 24th October is a great day out with the family, on bikes or on foot. MORE INFORMATION.Paella by...
Launch into Taste with our Top 10 reasons to enjoy the events of 'Taste' on a weekend getaway:French fancy, Fresh produce and Fine dining1.Taste Riverina Launch event - French Chef Eric Pages from Pages on Pine Restaurant Leeton has ensured your visit to the launch event will be an unforgettable French experience to kick off the festivities on Friday 2 October! Mingle and enjoy a night of tantalising delights, dance and entertainment, showcasing local produce, wines and craft beer made just f...
Make the invitation to your friends and family to join you at your favourite Taste Riverina events this October. Register to WIN regional produce hampers and the Ultimate Long Lunch for you and 10 friends, showcasing regional produce. Find out more about how to register your get-together HERE, or visit www.riverinalocalist.com.au for exclusive offers for locals with visiting friends and relatives, in Eat and Drink, Experiences, Shopping, Accommodation, Services - it's all there! Save and feel...
Riverina listening audiences from Gundagai to Carrathool, and Deniliquin to West Wyalong on the ABC Riverina network are privy to one of the region's highest profile announcers, with Chris Coleman and his team bearing the Taste Riverina Festival flag for the month of October. Monday mornings from 10.30am Chris and TAFE NSW Riverina Institute's Sara Morely chew the fat and create delectable recipes using locally farmed produce. Hear their discussions each week profiling What's On during Taste,...
SunRice Topaz Jasmine Rice: The Best Choice for Your Dining Table The growing of rice has accompanied the growing of human civilisation. Recently, scandals involving food produced in Asia widely caused concerns, which include contaminated baby formula and berries etc. All of these bring out the same question: what kind of food do we need on our dining tables nowadays? Without any doubt, food safety is of the most importance. Australia has always bee...

RDA Riverina is an integral supporter and contributor to the success of the Taste Riverina Festival. This year, the Riverina Food Directory is available to restauranteurs, cafes, chefs, managers, caterers and retail outlets during Taste Riverina to purchase locally produced food, beverages and value-added products. Contact can be made to RDA-Riverina by following this link HERE.


TAFE NSW Riverina Institute are renowned for their quality range of nationally recognised courses, offered right here in the Riverina.Students include Taste Riverina Festival in their course work, evaluated on their menu planning, preparation and marketing of a Taste-ready event. To showcase their year's efforts, students join to host two unforgettable events during Taste this year. The first is a Regional Indigenous Lunch, on Tuesday 13th October. A student-prepared menu showcasing indigenou...