Not that you need an excuse to book a holiday to South Australia, but Tasting Australia – a festival celebrating all things food and wine from SA – has launched its 2023 program and it looks incredible! 

From intimate dinners with world-class chefs to Shiraz Gin Making Masterclasses, there are over 150 events across 12 regions in South Australia over 10 exciting days. It really is a foodie’s dream come true. 

Read more: Tasting Australia teaser comes to Sydney

The festival starts on 28 April and runs through to 7 May 2023. The first release of the program went on sale on 8 December. The full program can be viewed here.

2023 Tasting Australia Festival

Other festival highlights include:

Chef’s Table

Chef’s Table brings you closer to stars of the professional kitchen and the brilliance of their craft. Twenty seats. One next-level experience. This is luxury with a raw edge. Revel in collaborations only found here. Watch each dish take shape, hearing from its creators every step of the way. Ask questions. Share stories. Be immersed. 

2023 Tasting Australia Festival
Tasting Australia Airlines

It’s time to fly. Go to the heart of South Australia’s ancient Flinders Ranges on an overnight adventure or set off for a day on the pristine Kangaroo Island. Venture further, discovering these beautiful regions alongside leading chefs inspired by their produce. Details? Sorted. Each itinerary leaves you free to enjoy travel at its very best. 


The Tasting Australia masterclasses are led by distillers, brewers and winemakers united by a love for the diverse world of beverages. Avid connoisseur? Keen to learn more? Come on in. All are welcome as we open the very best bottles, with emerging stars to share the spotlight with internationally celebrated names.

Town Square Kitchen

Town Square Kitchen is your go-to for dining experiences not found anywhere else. Enjoy brunch, lunch or dinner from leading international chefs – a diverse lineup that includes Michelin-starred trailblazers and the brightest new talents. Discover menus capturing the best of South Australia: the ingredients that set our great state apart. Every visit to Town Square Kitchen is special. Its culinary adventures are calling your name.

Find out more here about the 2023 Tasting Australia Festival.