Explore the turquoise beaches, scenic landscapes, heritage buildings, cultural zones and vibrant streets of Ballina on the North Coast of New South Wales. Situated near the Richmond River, this scenic town knows how to celebrate its culture and showcases its local flavour with the finest wines and amazing dishes and local produce. You can enjoy the true beauty of nature in this town, where there are plenty of iconic landscapes where you can stroll around. This town is also filled with fun water-based activities to give you that much-needed adrenaline rush.

If you are curious about how the local wines are made, you can visit the Fine Wine and Food Festival, where the winemakers will show you the entire process, from plucking the grapes to adding yeast to ferment the wine. You can also try out as many wines as you like, pair them with tasty treats at this event, and invoke your tastebuds. This festival is a good representation of Ballina's rich cultural heritage and diversity and will help you to cherish some memorable moments.

Join in the fun where besides good food and tasty wines, there will also be entertaining activities like hot ballooning, cycling, cooking, wine tasting and more. It would be best if you came here during your Christmas and New Year's holidays as the weather is warm and inviting, and you will have ample time to explore the various event highlights. Get started on your magical journey in this beautiful festival in Australia and enjoy exhilarating nights filled with local wines, beers, ciders, spirits and mouth-watering dishes!