EventSouthern Highlands Food & Wine Festival

Bradman Oval

In what was one the biggest tourism weekends in the Southern Highlands history, with over 7,000 people sipping and tasting there way around the iconic Bradman Oval for the 7th annual Southern Highlands Food & Wine Festival.

The festivals new Bradman Oval location in Bowral was hailed by locals, visitors and producers as an unparalleled success, with over 60 stalls showcasing everything from wine, beer, cider, spirits, olives, cheeses, meats, honey, local tours and experiences through to local cafes and restaurants cooking up a storm in a lush green setting.

Adam Liaw

The crowd favourite over the weekend was one of Australia’s favourite cooks, authors and television presenters Adam Liaw with his cooking demonstrations and book signings. Adam presented two cooking demonstrations each day using the best produce in the region followed by long lines for signings of his new cookbook Destination Flavours – People and Places.

The festivals success this year for both producers and patrons was due in a large part to the support of the Bradman Foundation and staff, Challenge Southern Highlands and the Rural Fire Service who’s assistance made it one of the most pleasurable and well run festivals held in the Southern Highlands.

The crowds were entertained all weekend by local artists Nyssa and Alex Bunyan, Darren Powell along with Laney & Friends in the picturesque and relaxed surroundings of Bradman Oval.

The 2019 Southern Highlands Food & Wine Festival will be held on
Saturday 5th and Sunday 6th October

The food and wine festival continues to thrive due to the passion and commitment of the Southern Highlands producers who proudly showcase the best the region has to offer each year

2018 producer stalls included:

Red Belly Pizza
Cuttaway Creek Raspberry Farm
Cello Liqueurs
Cherry Tree Hill Wines
Anthony’s Sauces & Condiments
Davally Estate Wines
Two Country Cooks
The King & His Q
Cuttaway Hill Wines
Salami shack
The Loch
Tractorless Vineyards
Bowral Brewing Company
Wild Food Adventures
Birch Restaurant
Berlin Bangers
Natural Pancake Co
Joadja Estate
Far Ago Hill Wines
Pomologist Cider
Joadja Distillery
Razorback Ridge Wines
The Backyard Picklery
Southern Highlands Brewing
Rotherwood Estates
Gourmet Macarons
Viet Yum

Oysters Unplugged
Saucissons & Cheese
Sunshack Cider & Bee Mead
Artemis Wines
Southern Highlands Winery
Bendooley Estate
Brasserie Bread
The Original Smoke & Spice Company
White Chapel Grove
Highland Spring
Tres Jolie
Renard’s Kitchen
Bulwarra Bees
Belgian Bakers
Coffee Culture
The Meat Wizard
Eden Brewery
Fired Up BBQ
Highland Fling
Cheese Etc.
Highlands Food and Wine Tours
Goose on the Loose
Lush Berries & Co
The Press Shop Bowral