Food and Wine in Country NSW
If you don't gain a few kilograms while touring around Country NSW you're simply not trying hard enough. Food and wine is an integral part of life in Country NSW, making the State a memorable place to eat and drink. Taste the terroir of Country NSW in the form of award-winning food and wine that celebrates local ingredients.
It's not just about tasting a great dish or drinking a lovely glass of wine in Country NSW; it's about meeting the talented chefs, producers, winemakers, artisans and growers and then immersing yourself in the landscape.
To really experience the best of food and wine in Country NSW, compile a hit list that loops in boutique wineries, bountiful agricultural regions, 19th century pubs, craft breweries, award-winning restaurants, food-focused festivals, farm gate trails and farmers markets.
After eating everything from bush tucker to haute cuisine, you can also bunker down for the night in a range of places to stay. Accommodation options include camping and caravanning, guesthouses, farm stays, motels and resorts, and high-end restaurants with rooms. Beautifully restored vineyard cottages are available, too.
The heritage in the historic towns is captivating, with National Trust-classified streetscapes vying for attention alongside highly rated food and wine experiences. Head to the wine regions, where you can join the dots between cellar doors, award-winning eateries, gourmet tours, farm shops and wine bars. Check out the events calendar too.