Donnybrook Food and Wine Festival, November 24th The banks of Preston River in the state’s Geographe Wine Region provide a picturesque setting to showcase local food and wine with market stalls and cooking demonstrations. This family-friendly event offers free entry. 0448 727 963; donnybrookfoodandwinefest.com.au
Farmgate Festival, November 24th–25th Farmers and producers across the Tamar Valley open their gates for the weekend. Talks, tastings and tours will be held at a range of venues. An adult weekend pass is $25 and children under 15 are free. farmgatefestival.net.au
FROM LEFT The main living area at Talits Estate; Symphonia Vineyard in Victoria’s King Valley is part of La Dolce Vita. FACING PAGE, FROM LEFT Goat’s cheese with honey and hazelnuts at Cullen Wines, WA; Fleet at Brunswick Heads, NSW, repoens in November.