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2018 South Australia 2018
Food Festivals, Trade Shows & Expos
(see also: 2019  -  2017  -  2016  -  2015  -  2014  -  2013  -  2012  -  2011)

January 14, 2018  Cape Jaffa Seafood & Wine Festival
Cape Jaffa, South Australia, Australia
This year's Festival promises all the seafood, local produce and wine you could desire in a casual, relaxing atmosphere with live entertainment.  The Cape Jaffa Seafood and Wine Festival is a free event for visitors of all ages. Apart from providing visitors with scrumptious food, the festival offers an authentic range of wines and live music shows exclusively for those attending the festival.


January 25-28, 2018
57th Tunarama Festival
Port Lincoln, South Australia, Australia
Food, Wine & Music.  Home of the World Championship Tuna Toss!  Family Fun & Entertainment.  Toss a tuna, eat some tuna, have a laugh over a glass of wine and see Port Lincoln at its finest. The perfect summer family outing.

January 26-28, 2018
Adelaide Hills Crush Festival - Adelaide Hills, South Australia, Australia
Crush is so much more than a Wine & Food Festival.  Join parties of every kind imaginable and celebrate the best things about life in the Adelaide Hills.  Discover your Crush and celebrate everything vibrant the character-driven region has to offer. The region invites the public to enjoy the best of the region as winemakers and producers showcase their wares at over 30 unique Hills locations.

April 13-22, 2018  Tasting Australia - Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
Tasting Australia is the most significant event of its kind, showcasing the very best the nation has to offer in food, wine, beer, gastronomic discussion, hospitality, travel and lifestyle.

April 22, 2018  Earth Day - Worldwide

May 1-31, 2018  Aussie Wine Month - Various, South Australia, Australia
Aussie Wine Month puts the fun into exploring the country’s fine wine and food. With events unfolding around Australia, including vineyard concerts and bicycle tours of wine regions, visitors can head off the beaten track or let the wine come to them at a major city event.

July 27-29, 2018 - Adelaide Hills Winter Reds Weekend
Adelaide Hills, South Australia, Australia
The Adelaide Hills Wine Region invites you to enjoy beautiful wines, warming fare and a cosy atmosphere throughout regional cellar doors during the Winter Reds festival weekend.

August 24-25, 2018  Whisky Live - Adelaide, South 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 31-September 2, 2018
Barossa Gourmet Weekend
Barossa Region, SA, Australia
The program is a feast of food and wine experiences, family fun days, markets, recitals, long lunches, cooking classes and wine masterclasses.  With 44 Events (Including nine on the Gourmet Trail), Barossa Gourmet Weekend is a celebration showcasing authentic regional food of provenance sourced from local producers and accompanied by quality world-class wines.  Intimate tastings, exquisite dining experiences, masterclasses, lingering brunches, garden parties, picnics, platters or flame grilled feasts. it’s all right here waiting for you.  With a springtime backdrop of vibrant colour and bud-bursting vines, all that’s needed to complete the picture is you, a group of friends and a glass of quality Barossa wine.

September 28-30, 2018  Annual Oysterfest
Ceduna, South Australia, Australia
A genuine grassroots festival that is fast gathering a national profile, the Oysterfest offers spring sunshine, an ocean view, thousands of delectable oysters, concerts, and kids' activities.

October 4-21, 2018  Adelaide Night Noodle Markets
Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
Good Food Month’s Night Noodle Markets returns to Hyde Park with over 30 sizzling food stalls serving up the best street food from across the Asian region.   Sydney’s very own Asian hawker market will also feature family-friendly live music, DJs, LED-lit dancing dragons, and the always popular bespoke dessert creations by Gelato Messina, Black Star Pastry and N2 Gelato which you’ll only find at the Night Noodle Markets.  And to make things quick and easy, the markets will again be cash-free, so you’ll be able to spend less time queuing, and more time eating.  Open Monday – Friday from 5pm and weekends from 4pm until late.

October 27, 2018  Kangaroo Island Agricultural Show
Kangaroo Island, South Australia, Australia
Soldiers Memorial Park, Centenary Avenue, Kingscote.

November 10, 2018  59th Annual Parndana Agricultural Show
Kangaroo Island, South Australia, Australia
Held annually on the second Saturday of November at the Parndana Sport's Ground, the Parndana Agricultural, Horticultural and Floricultural Show has a unique look at a small Agricultural community.

December 10, 2018  Terra Madre Day - International
Slow Food convivia and Terra Madre food communities celebrate eating locally each year on the association's birthday.


2019 South Australia 2019
Food Festivals, Trade Shows & Expos

April 24-28, 2019  Barossa Vintage Festival 2019
Tanunda, South Australia, Australia
A week-long celebration of Australia's most famous wine region. First held in 1947, this biennial event has grown to become the largest and longest running wine festival in Australia.  The Barossa Vintage Festival program showcases over 90 events over a five-day period and features a host of dynamic events that showcase the Barossa , its food, wine and culture.


2017 South Australia 2017
Food Festivals, Trade Shows & Expos
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May 16-18, 2017  PMA Fresh Connections
Adellaide, South Australia, Australia
Conference & Trade Show. The Produce Marketing Association Australia-New Zealand invites you to network with industry colleagues and supply chain partners, gain the most current insight on global trends, and enhance your competitive position.


2016 South Australia 2016
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January 23, 2016  Kangaroo Island Gourmet Gallop
Kangaroo Island, South Australia, Australia
Journey to one of Australia’s treasure islands, Kangaroo Island and enjoy a day of great horse racing combined with a celebration of local Kangaroo Island food, wine and live entertainment. Bring the family and enjoy the picnic race meeting feel of this fantastic event.

February 27, 2016  Mount Gambier Fork and Cork Festival
Mount Gambier, South Australia, Australia
A true celebration of fabulous food, great wine, brilliant music, and wonderful people. This is a food and wine affair to be proud of and after the resounding success of our inaugural event.  A significant theme of this event is education. Our hard working team is planning a range of activities themed around exploring food traditions, wine appreciation, brewing beer and cider as well as food focused activities for children and the young at heart. There will be Wine Master Classes, tastings and sales from regional wineries and delicious food created by our local chefs.  Live music; workshops and demonstrations featuring mixology, barista skills, knife sharpening, butchery, yeast making – the list is growing.
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July 6, 2016  Café Biz Expo - Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
Cafe Biz Expo provides the link for your business to connect, display and market directly to a targeted audience. Engage and network with key industry decision makers across the whole Out of Home market. Whether you are new to the industry or an established company looking to build brand awareness and launch new products Café Biz is the event to include in your marketing plans

July 25-27, 2016 - Australian Wine Industry Trade Exhibition 2016
Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
The Australian Wine Industry Trade Exhibition (AWITE) is held every three years and has been attracting industry buyers and sellers since 1970, when the first exhibition was held in Mildura. Since then, the exhibition has grown in size and stature and is the premier exhibition for wine industry suppliers.


2015 South Australia 2015
Food Festivals, Trade Shows & Expos

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May 1-8, 2015  Kangaroo Island FEASTival
Kangaroo Island, South Australia, Australia
Take time out and encounter the natural bounty of earth and sea at our 8-day FEASTival. Celebrate the rich history, spirit and character of Kangaroo Island through a degustation of authentic dining events unique to our island.  • Share a home cooked meal in the private homes of passionate cooks & producers and Table Surf with a group of friends.  • SeaLink ‘Enchanted Garden’ launch dinner (Featuring Stephanie Alexander & local chef Kate Sumner).  • Dine as nature’s guests at a collection of Pop-Up & Wilderness Events staged around the island.  • Enter the living breathing Hothouse for a family day steeped in the culture, food & heritage of Kangaroo Island. For one day only our wharf location will be transformed into a cosy home-grown space to enjoy the best of the islands food, wine, produce and culture.


2014 South Australia 2014
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June 7-11, 2014 - World Aquaculture Conference & Trade Show
Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
World Aquaculture 2014 (WA14) will combine the international annual conference and exposition of the World Aquaculture Society with the highly successful biennial Australasian Aquaculture event.


2013 South Australia 2013
Food Festivals, Trade Shows & Expos

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February 16, 2013 - Natuzzi The Parade Food, Wine & Music Festival
Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
The Norwood Parade comes alive for one indulgent afternoon in the sun with a crowd of over 100,000 enjoying the fantastic combination of food, wine and music. Attendance: 100,000.


2012 South Australia 2012
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March 30-Apr 2, 2012  Tastes of the Outback
Port Augusta, South Australia, Australia
Wine and dine your way through the Flinders Ranges and Outback. Indulge in fine regional food and wine accompanied by world-class entertainment.


2011 South Australia 2011
Food Festivals, Trade Shows & Exhibitions

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May 16-17, 2011  Dietary Fibre & Health Conference
Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
Australian Institute of Food Science and Technology.  The AIFST and CSIRO Food and Nutritional Sciences are jointly holding this most important meeting and associated workshops on dietary fibre. Hear prominent international and local speakers present the very latest information.

October 28-30, 2011  Spring Whites & Earthly Delights
Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
The perfect weekend and the perfect opportunity to enjoy beautiful white wine varietals such as Pinot Grigio, Chardonnay and Sparkling Pinot. This year wines will be matched with a range of unusual canapés, developed by acclaimed Culinetic chef Cole Thomas and inspired by a spring garden.




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