Head inland to the lush dairy farming country surrounding the quaint little town of Bega, famous for the Bega Cheese Factory. At the Bega Cheese Heritage Centre, sample world-famous cheese and learn about the history of dairying and cheese production. You’ll then continue onto the historic town of Tilba Tilba.
At Tilba Tilba, head to Paul West’s farm which is the subject of the River Cottage Australia television program and now offers a Cooking School. Join a class and hear how Paul lives the ‘farm to fork’ experience. Afterwards, explore Tilba before heading up the coast to the seaside town of Mollymook.
Drive through farming country and back along the meandering coastal road and arrive at Bannisters by the Sea, a luxury beachside hotel in Mollymook. Enjoy dinner at the renowned Rick Stein at Bannisters, serving seafood-rich dishes such as Indian-inspired fish curry, Venetian-inspired John Dory alla Carlina and a Turkish-inspired roast chicken with sumac, pomegranate molasses, chilli and sesame seeds.