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...
Local Soil and Plantfood specialists, Converte Plantfood, have been building premium soil and plant health in the Riverina for over 15 years. With the close connection of healthy soils to healthy foods, Converte are back again to support Taste Riverina Festival as Bronze Sponsors. In fact, you can see their system in action at their special event for Taste Riverina, Healthy Soils to Healthy Food. This event highlights the link between soil health and good quality, nutritious local food. You'r...
Riverina Wine Collective will be launching it's full range of selected Riverina wines during Taste Riverina Festival, to bring your favourite drop to the table, every occasion.Engaging with like-minded wine enthusiasts has motivated the Riverina Wine Collective to partner with Taste Riverina as Silver Sponsors of the festival. We encourage locals and visitors to the region to reserve their tickets to their once-in-a-lifetime treat, the Lunch at the Headland on Sunday 27th September, in a gorg...
Raise your glass to the Australian Beer Company who have come on board as Silver Sponsor for Taste Riverina in 2015.Try a new taste sensation with the Yenda range of beers. In fact you can try this delicious thirst-quenching selection at the Yenda Hotel, in Yenda of course. Download your voucher from the Eat and Drink category from HERE to enjoy your first drinks 'on the house' at the heritage hotel in Yenda.Match your choice of craft beer with a suitable counter meal, for a down-to-earth Tas...
SunRice has joined Taste Riverina Festival as gold sponsor for the third year, this time with TV cook and personality, Poh Ling Yeow its new brand ambassador, leading the way. Poh is promoting the new Topaz fragrant rice variety during the festival, with education and learning an essential part of the Taste Riverina festival ethos.A Few Details You Might Not Know About Jasmine Rice Before rice becomes what we see on our dining table, it was grain. There are two main...

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One of the region’s fastest growing regional flagship events, Taste Riverina Festival, promises to boost tourism visitation to the Riverina and will release its 20-page festival program this week. Find your program link HERE.   “With over one hundred food and produce events, and a wide range of agricultural tourism experiences on offer, we expect an influx of visitors to Taste Riverina will stimulate the visitor economy, according to Mr Greg Lawrence, Cha...