The next few months are the perfect time of the year to explore regional New South Wales and Queensland. Departing from Lismore, Brisbane and anywhere in between FAST Aviation can economically reduce hassle and travel time to any destination.
Take a look at our top picks for regional events in the coming months.
Taste Tamworth, Food and Wine Festival 6th-15th April
Flight time: 45mins
Taste Tamworth Festival is the premier annual culinary event on the region’s calendar, highlighting local growers, producers, chefs and diners. During the festival there are cooking lessons, workshops, organic markets and also the Farm Gate Trail, where producers open their gates to host visitors, providing an insight into how they farm and market their produce. See the full program here.
Hunter Valley Food & Wine festival – 1st May to 30th June
Flight Time: 90mins
The Hunter Valley Wine and Food Festival is the perfect antidote to cure those winter blues. It provides you with the chance to wine and dine with leading Hunter Valley winemakers and chefs, take part in an array of fun and interactive classes to fine-tune your culinary skills, or if you’re after a more relaxing experience, simply curl up beside an open fire with a glass of premium Hunter Valley wine and a cheese plate.
Beef Australia Rockhampton 6th-12th May
Flight Time: 2hrs 10mins
Australia’s national beef expo is one of the world’s great beef cattle events and is held just once every three years in Rockhampton, Queensland. It will feature more than 4500 cattle from over 30 breeds; a trade fair promoting more than 500 businesses; a symposium, seminars and property tours to deliver new research information to producers; and restaurants, celebrity chefs and cooking demonstrations for visitors to appreciate the quality and flavour of Australian beef. For more info click here.