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In the April/May 2016 edition, Australian Traveller magazine published its 100 most incredible experiences including adventure, cultural, unique stays and of course, our favourites, wine and food.

The experiences were compiled by the magazine's travel team with assistance from experts in specific fields. In the case of the following lists, Adam Liaw presents the culinary lists and sommelier Chris Morrison (Guillaume Brahimi) for the wine.

Top 10 Culinary Journeys:

  1. Roaming Restaurant: Pop-up Dining with Chef Paul Iskov, various locations WA
  2. Doing the Barossa properly: tour the Barossa Valley, SA
  3. Dining, Bondi-Style: Sean's Panorama, Bondi Beach, NSW
  4. Taste King George whiting & chips: Port Lincoln, SA
  5. Coffee on Centre Place: Melbourne, VIC
  6. A World-beating Affogato Gelato: Cow & the Moon, Enmore, NSW
  7. Fruit-picking: Rusty’s Markets, Cairns, QLD
  8. Grab an Oyster from the Sea: Freycinet Marine Farm, East Coast, TAS
  9. A Sunset Beach Feast: Mindil Beach Sunset Market, Darwin, NT
  10. Going Native: Attica, Melbourne, VIC

Top 10 Wine & Vine experiences:

  1. Back with a Bang: chardonnay, Australia
  2. A Vintage Town: Tanunda, SA
  3. Splendid Drops: Great Southern Region, WA
  4. Enjoy a Tasmanian Sparkling: Jansz, Pipers River, TAS
  5. Divine Dining: Margaret River, WA
  6. City Slicker: Fix St James, Sydney NSW
  7. South Australian Treasure: Star of Greece, The Victory Hotel Port Willunga, Sellicks Hill SA
  8. Fine Dining in the Hunter: Muse Kitchen,  Pokolbin, NSW
  9. Must-try – Coonawarra: Cabernet with lamb chops, Coonawarra SA
  10. A Wine Day Out: Giant Steps, Healesville VIC

Some other top experiences include:

  • Stay on your own private island – Satellite Island TAS
  • Plunge into Australia’s Best Beach – Vivonne Bay, Kangaroo Island SA
  • Snorkel among shipwrecks – Tangalooma Wrecks, Moreton Island QLD
  • Explore Indigenous Culture around Sydney’s shores – Sydney NSW
  • Walk in the Footsteps of the Mungos – Mungo National Park NSW
  • Take a mini-break to the Dreamtime – Brambuk National Park VIC
  • Stay in a surf shack like no other – Roozen Residence, Margaret River WA


 These lists are provided by Australian Traveller Magazine April/May 2016, and are reproduced with their kind permission. subscribers have also given us some great tips on wine and food travelling. Enjoy the first in a series of articles with advice on planning and getting the most from your wine travels and tastings »

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