• Food & Wine Events

Not surprisingly, there are many regional events that showcase the gourmet strengths of the region. Food and wine festivals occur in Castlemaine, Maldon, Taradale, Elphinstone and Harcourt - so be sure to check our Events Calendar and plan ahead.

The Castlemaine Farmers Market, held on the 1st Sunday of each month, and the Wesley Hill Market, held every Saturday morning, are both great opportunities to sample local produce.

Head out to the surrounding towns; Harcourt, Maldon and Taradale to discover hidden treasures off the beaten track. You’ll be able to find wineries and cideries, cafes & restaurants as well as tourist attractions and country style accommodation.

To begin your journey, visit the Castlemaine or Maldon visitor information centres and find out what there is to see and enjoy.