Taste Great Southern

Foodies, it’s time to head to the South West. For 12 delectable days in April, Taste Great Southern will land in Albany and make all your food and wine dreams come true.

Taste Great Southern Festival near Albany YHA

Photo: @tastegreatsouthern via Instagram

Back for its 14th year, Taste Great Southern has over 30 to-die-for culinary experiences that will make your taste buds go wild. Running from 3rd – 14th of April, there’s a variety of free and paid events making this festival perfect for foodies on all kinds of budgets.

There’s masterclasses, tastings, food markets, degustations, cooking demonstrations, sit down dinners, celebrity chefs and most importantly, some of the most amazing food and wine produced from the South West region. Check out their website for the full festival program. 

While the festival primarily takes place in Albany, there are also events in Denmark, Esperance and even Perth, which means more food and wine goodness for everyone.

Base yourself at Albany YHA, a charming property located in the historic district of Albany and incredibly close to a number of Taste Great Southern event locations. If you’re looking to attend the events in Denmark, Esperance or Perth, book yourself in for a stay at Denmark YHA, Esperance YHA or Perth City YHA today!


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