Picnic of wine and food set up on the lawn at Cupitt’s Winery © Destination NSW

Tempt your taste buds with these 5 foodie road trips

What is an esky?

‘Esky’ is an Australian term for ‘cooler’ or ‘ice box.’

 Couple clinks their glasses of champagne at Cambewarra Estate Winery © Destination NSW

Cambewarra Estate Winery, Bangalee, New South Wales © Destination NSW

Pillows and drinks on a large wooden swing at Tucks Wine © Griffin Simm

 Tucks, Mornington Peninsula, Victoria © Griffin Simm

 Long table set up for lunch overlooking grapevines at Golding Wines © Adelaide Hills Wine Region

 Golding Wines garden, Adelaide Hills, South Australia © Adelaide Hills Wine Region

One-stop shop

At Lot 100, you’ll find a collective of five standout local producers, including Vinteloper, which lost 95 per cent of its vineyard in the 2019/20 bushfire season.

Group of friends enjoying glasses of wine on the lawn at Oranje Tractor Wines © Tourism Western Australia

Oranje Tractor Wines, near Albany, Western Australia © Tourism Western Australia

Palate pleaser

Singlefile Wines in Denmark has several vineyards across the region. You can taste the varying terroirs at its cellar door.

Aerial view of charcuterie boards at Willie Smith's Apple Shed © Samuel Shelley

Willie Smith's Apple Shed, Huon Valley, Tasmania © Samuel Shelley

Only in Tassie

Stop at Hartshorn Distillery in Woodbridge to pick up a bottle of sheep whey vodka – the World Vodka Awards named it the world’s best vodka in 2018.