Best Aust. food and wine experience: region 2016

Australia food and wine
South Australia’s Barossa Valley features again as your favourite food and wine region, with Western Australia’s Margaret River and New South Wales’ Hunter Valley following closely behind while Rutherglen in Victoria joins the list of finalists this year.


Full list of finalists

1. Barossa Valley, SA

2. Margaret River, WA

3. Hunter Valley, NSW

4. Yarra Valley, VIC

5. Mornington Peninsula, VIC

6. Mudgee, NSW

7. McLaren Vale, SA

8. Coonawarra, SA

9. Tamar Valley, TAS

10. Clare Valley, SA

11. Bellarine Peninsula, VIC

12. King Valley, VIC

13. Orange, NSW

14. Rutherglen, VIC

15. Coal River Valley, TAS

16. Adelaide Hills, SA


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