Get set for a September weekend full of fun events and fine food and wine in Australia's premier wine region at the Barossa Gourmet Weekend, 6th - 8th September.
The program kicks off on Friday with the Tourism Barossa Butcher, Baker, Winemaker Trail. Buy a book of vouchers that will help you discover experiences and fine food and wine as you follow the trail around the Barossa. Voucher books are available 10am - 4pm Friday, Saturday and Sunday from Tourism Barossa at 66 - 68 Murray Street, Tanunda.
For market lovers, the Barossa Made Market will fill the Tanunda Town Square precinct with a wide range of Barossa made products which always showcases the simple authenticity and integrity of the area. The Market is on Sunday 8th September from 10am - 2pm and entry is free.
The big 'event' of the weekend must be the Gourmet Trail. Simply pre-purchase a glass online or buy your Gourmet Trail glass at your first venue. The $10 price grants you access to all 13 of the gourmet trail events.
There's a Gourmet Trail event for everyone starting with It's Not Just Breakfast at Lyndoch Hill. Breakfast and native bush food will be cooked over coals for you to enjoy by a wood fire with a cocktail or glass of bubbly as you take in the views over the Barossa Ranges. Not just breakfast will be served from 8am - 1pm Saturday and Sunday.
Then you can head up to the top of the valley to get your party on and enjoy Tent City Disco at The Greenock. Enjoy local beers and wines as you cosy up in a pop-up wonderland of rugs and cushions around log fires to enjoy the afternoon with friends. It's on both days from 10am - 5pm.
The iconic Jacobs Creek will be offering a Spring Garden to Plate tasting Menu from just $18.50 between 12pm and 3pm on Saturday and Sunday which includes a glass of wine from their limited release range. Bookings essential.
To help everyone get there and back safely, LinkSA have bus and shuttle loop services available from Adelaide/Elizabeth and Gawler which will interconnect with loop buses around the Barossa on Saturday and Sunday.