Start your getaway with a feast for the senses. Beginning with an exploration of Riverina flavours through a Ploughman’s Lunch in the gardens of a fifth generation family farm at ‘Hazeldean’, you will then be guided through the Pioneers Cottage filled with memorabilia from the 1800s.A quick drive will then lead you to your charming King Room at Temora’s Courthouse Cottage. Enjoy a night of luxury in this one of a kind property and wake up to a continental breakfast before heading to your next...
Escape to Leeton for a relaxing and fun-filled weekend. Spend Saturday morning mingling amongst the market stalls, buying fresh local product and learn a thing or two from celebrity Chef Paul West’s live cooking demonstrations.Enjoy the evening with dinner at Pages on Pines, followed by a movie at The Roxy Community Theatre, one of Australia’s oldest cinemas. Exuding elegance and charm, you are sure to enjoy your cinematic experience at this iconic heritage site.After a long day of grea...
Our lucky contest winners will start their adventure from Sydney to Griffith on REX Airlines at 6:55pm Fri 13 Oct. Two nights accomodation has been arranged in the heart of Griffith at the Quest which is within walking distance to Griffith CBD and only 8 minutes from the airport. Upon arrival, you will enjoy a BEVI prosecco spritz to kick off your weekend away and welcome you to the Taste Riverina Festival. Saturday will have you spoiled for choice with activities. The Multicultural Festival...
The Taste Riverina Festival offers up a bevy of long lunches this October. Each week-day in Griffith a fusion of regionality awaits, with O'Donnell's Cafe and Riverina Grove teaming the region's finest ingredients to bring you daily lunch specials.  The collaborations continue with a Farmer's Feast each Sunday (and Friday 13th) at 'Hazeldean' in Quandary via Ariah Park. The fifth generation family farm will throw open their doors with guided tours of the Pioneers Cottage and a ploughman's lun...
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...