2019 Western Australia 2019
Food and Beverage Festivals & Events
(see also: 2018 - 2017 - 2014 - 2011)
February 9-10, 2019 Sunset Wine
Scarborough, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
Perth's wine event on the beach! Enjoying Western Australian wine, at Western Australia’s favourite beach at sunset! It is the perfect way to celebrate a late summer weekend and what our state has to offer. Join with friends and family and discover some new wines along with a few favourites. Your day will be helped along with some tasty tapas and entertainment to round off a lazy summer’s day. Wine will be available to taste, buy by the glass or you may pick something up to enjoy at a nearby restaurant or at home. Sunset Wine is part of the City of Stirling's Summerset Arts Festival.
March 16-17, 2019
Channel Seven Mandurah Crab Fest
Mandurah, Western Australia, Australia
The Mandurah Crab Fest is Mandurah’s premier annual event which is enjoyed by more than 130,000 locals and visitors. This exciting FREE weekend festival features a plethora of fun and activities including: Live cooking displays with contestants from Channel Seven’s My Kitchen Rules and celebrity chef’s; En Plein Air Art competition; A jam-packed entertainment line-up on the children’s stage and the main stage; Great food including many crab-inspired dishes and endless displays and demonstrations; Marina Aqua Fun Zone; Crab Zone; Regional Wine Tastings. Crab Fest also incorporates the International Waterski & Wakeboarding Federation (IWWF) World Cup competition, featuring the world’s best athletes showcasing their talent in this spectacular adrenalin sport. Attendance: 130,000.
April 4-14, 2019 Taste Great Southern
Various locations, Western Australia, Australia
The Great Southern of Western Australia represents one of the most diverse and engaging tourism, food and wine regions you could imagine! Located along the amazing south coast and expanding into the farming hinterland it includes major centres Albany, Denmark, Mt Barker, Kojonup and Katanning. Great Southern produce is fresh, natural, seasonal and exceptional. Foods like oysters and seafood, cereal crops, beef and lamb, vegetables and milk products all excel on the south coast and the wine varietals such as Shiraz, Pinot Noir and Riesling are first class, competing strongly on the world stage. With a line-up of over 40 events, including; festivals, markets, degustations, dinners and lunches, wine tasting, beer, coffee and spirit sessions, food and wine pairing, masterclasses, seminars and community events - Great Southern is truly your gourmet destination!
April 22, 2019 Earth Day - Worldwide
June 7-8, 2019 City Wine - Perth, Western Australia, Australia
Discover, taste and enjoy wine and food from the regions of Western Australia in the intimate setting of the Urban Orchard in the city. City Wine promotes fine WA wines and gourmet food in the heart of the city, providing visitors to an excellent opportunity to experience what the state has to offer. Friends and colleagues are encouraged to sip their way through the wineries on offer while enjoying tapas style meals and listening to laid back entertainment. Boutique WA wineries and local producers have a great reputation for quality and City Wine is another in the Perth Series available for consumers to enjoy. Visitors will be able to taste wines, enjoy a glass with a tapas style meal on site or take home bottles of wine to enjoy later.
July 4-Aug 1, 2019 A Taste of Broome
Broome, Western Australia, Australia
At the Goolarri Amphitheatre. Designed to showcase the tastes, music and environment of Broome, this event will be worth travelling from any part of Australia and the world to witness.
July 26-27, 2019 Whisky Live - Perth, Western Australia, Australia
Whisky Live is the international celebration of whisky, bringing all the whiskies of the world together under one roof. Whisky Live prides itself on bringing together the finest whiskies, great food and a range of education and entertainment to make learning about whisky both fun and stimulating. Whether you are a whisky enthusiast an uninitiated newcomer or just looking for a day out that offers you something different Whisky Live has something for everyone. Whisky Live gives you the unique opportunity to sample the greatest whiskies in the world, whilst mingling with the producers and distillers, marketers and visitor centre staff, all under one roof. In addition to learning about the world of whisky, you will be able to sample rare and sought-after whiskies and meet the stars of the industry. Each event has its own local flavour and provides the greatest insight into this greatest of spirits. With great food, masterclasses and much more, Whisky Live is a great day out and a memorable experience.
August 23-25, 2019 Good Food & Wine Show
Perth, Western Australia, Australia
The Good Food & Wine Show is back with a decadent line up of Australia's best food producers, wineries and chefs!
October 26-27, 2019 Unwined Subiaco
Subiaco, Western Australia, Australia
UnWined promotes fine Western Australian wines and gourmet food to treat visitors an indulgent experience of the state’s produce in the magnificent Subiaco food and wine district.
December 10, 2019 - Terra Madre Day - International
Slow Food convivia and Terra Madre food communities celebrate eating locally each year on the association's birthday.