Busselton, Western Australia

Margaret River Gourmet Escape

October 3, 2017

Margaret River Gourmet Escape is an extraordinary event of food and wine, featuring top chefs from all over the world.  A three day culinary extravaganza.

Thursday 16th to Sunday  19th  November 2016

At the heart of the festival is the Gourmet Village at the iconic Leeuwin Estate Winery. Over the weekend the vineyard comes alive as festival-goers rub shoulders with some of the world’s best chefs and  wine experts in a delicious, fun-filled environment. There are cooking demonstrations, hands on masterclasses and conversations on hot topics in the world of food and wine. There’s also live music and book signings with your favourite chefs. With plenty of opportunities to enjoy the food, drink and hospitality provided by some of Western Australia’s top restaurants, food producers, winemakers and brewers.


“Margaret River Gourmet Escape is the real foodies dream…it’s one of the most beautiful locations in the world, with some of the best produce in the world, with some of the best chef’s in the world.” George Calombaris, Chef & Restaurateur | The Press Club, AUS


During the course of the weekend there are many other Satellite Events held around the Margaret River Region at a variety of venues. Some of these include, a Gourmet Beach BBQ at beautiful Castle Rock Beach. An Oriental Dinner at Woodlands Wines,  or you might prefer a Nautical Feat Aboard the Kimberly Quest 2. Indulge yourself with Twilight Dining in the Secret Gardens, or enjoy a World Discovery Dinner at Voyager Estate. Water Shed Winery are hosting Yoga in the Vine, o r for a taste of something different, try  the Sunsets Beats and Bites at Gnarabup beachfront. These are just to name a few…… For a full program of events check the Margaret River Gourmet Escape website. 

Be sure to book your accommodation at Mandalay Resort for this culinary weekend. Phone reservations on 1800 248 231 and enquire about our Phone Direct and Save Discount or simply book on-line.