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Wollombi’s Taste Festival, 1-10 June 2024



Kicking off next Saturday (01 June 2024) is the Wollombi Taste festival, a spectacular celebration of local cuisine and wine set against the historic charm of Wollombi. Spread over 10 days (including the June Long Weekend) the festival is part of the larger Hunter Valley Wine and Food festival, and offers opportunities for both day trips and an extended escape. Enjoy live music, culinary experiences, spectacular fireworks display and a big day of markets in our beloved tiny town

Saturday, 01 June 2024: Wollombi Progressive Dinner


Enjoy a taste of all things Wollombi as we waltz you through the village from Myrtle & Stone to Wollombi Kitchen to Wollombi Tavern. You'll start with an amazing cocktail up on the hill at Myrtle paired with decadent hors d'ouvres, stroll across the road to Wollombi Kitchen for a scrumptious main meal and roll down the hill for dessert and Jurds tasting at the Tav.

Myrtle & Stone: 5pm | Cocktails and hors d'oeuvres

Enjoy a cocktail of your choice accompanied by Myrtle hors d'oeuvres as you mingle on the deck. Served up for hors d'oeuvres will be beef tenderloin crostini with whipped goats cheese and pesto, mini caprese skewers, zucchini tempura and fetta stuffed dates

Wollombi Kitchen: 6:30pm | Dinner

Amuse Bouche to change the scene and change the taste buds followed by your choice of panfried barramundi, steak frites or eggplant ragu (V) with accompanying seasonal vegetables or salad

Wollombi Tavern: 8:30pm | Dessert and Jurds tasting

Dessert will be the amazing flavours of Cherry Highway Gelato Van & a Jurds tasting.


What's On the Menu?

  • [01 Jun]   Progressive DinnerSALES ENDING SOON

  • [03 Jun]   Sunset Cheese & Wine: Sunsets in Wollombi are sensational, so too are the wines and cheese.

  • [03 Jun]   Bubbles & Ballroom: learn a move or two with a sparkling in hand

  • [05 Jun]   Whisky Wednesday: Enjoy Scottish-inspired beverages, delectable nibbles and guided whisky tasting.

  • [06 Jun]   Yin & Gin: A sunset yoga class followed by a local favourite- the Myrtle gin cocktail.

  • [06 Jun]   Communal Supper Club: Enjoy 4 exquisite courses created by local Chef Nathan Cooper.

  • [07 Jun]   Afternoon Bush Tea Fresh myrtle scones, roasted coffee, sparkling wine and local treats.

  • [08 Jun]   Yoga & Yumchadumplings and downward dog, does it get any better?

  • [08 Jun]   Music in the Woodslive music, mulled wine & delicious fare at a cellar door

  • [08 Jun]   Fireworks & Picnic by lantern light: Cracker night, picnic blankets and hampers. Need we say more?

  • [09 Jun]   The Sunday Roast: Enjoy a traditional, cosy carvery of local meats and wines.

  • [09 Jun]   Smoked Extravaganza: Finish off with a casual BBQ, cooked low and slow.

  • [10 Jun]   Wollombi Markets: A bustling market day featuring local artisans & local foodie treats 



👉 TICKETS MUST BE PRE-PURCHASED: All events are ticketed on a first come basis. Don’t miss out on your chance to experience this unique festival. Click for more details and secure your tickets today


Plan Your Stay

Staying overnight? Accommodation in Wollombi sells out quickly during the festival. To fully immerse yourself in this extraordinary experience, book your stay early. Explore the historic town centre of Wollombi Valley and find the perfect spot to relax after a day of culinary exploration.- View Accommodation

Travelling from Sydney? Check out the scenic Tourist Drive 33, Hunter Valley’s foodie drive. The Wollombi Taste Festival is more than just a food and wine event. It’s a celebration of community, culture, and the simple joy of sharing good food and wine in a beautiful setting. So, come and join us in Wollombi, where every taste tells a story.

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We can’t wait to welcome you to our table



Proudly supported by Wollombi Valley Chamber of Commerce and Cessnock City Council.

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