How To Wow On Australia Day

Meg Meg Hughes

Ah, Australia Day! Party pies, BBQ shenanigans and endlessly debating which country really did invent the pavlova.

If you’re one to make every holiday a foodie affair, the 26th January is ample opportunity to indulge in Australia’s diverse food culture without departing too far from the traditional Australia Day fare we’ve come to cherish as a nation.

And famed host or last minute party thrower, look no further than our very own home-grown food bloggers to draw your inspiration.

The Hungry Hordes

Lustrous Lamingtons

Paradisaical Pavlovas

To many the pav is perhaps the quintessential centrepiece of any Australian feasting occasion.

Browse for more amazing pavlovas and magnificent meringues.

Australian Wine and Cheese Pairing Guide

There can be no better way to say ‘cheers!’ on Australia Day than with a spot of cheesepairing, wouldn’t you agree?

To help you celebrate with (arguably) some of the world’s best home-grown wines and locally produced cheeses, here’s a handy pairing guide to see you through to perfection in texture and flavour matches.

Wine and Cheese Pairings

Need a buff buffet?

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