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Food Trail Tours

The Food Trail Tours Experience explores flavours of tropical Australia on food and wine tasting tours. Learn about tropical agriculture, meet farmers, tour farms, taste commercial farm produce, and tropical fruit wines, at the farm gate, or cellar door.

There are different tastes to experience at each stop, and you may not want dinner after a day grazing on tropical delights.

Most producers they visit have commercially packaged produce which may be taken, or freighted anywhere around the world.

Tours include pickup and drop off from accommodation.

Special interest itineraries can be arranged.

Touring Options

A Mareeba Food Trail Tour

Tour Macadamia and Coffee plantations, to learn all about how these are produced. A walk among tropical fruit trees from around the world explains their names and origins. Sometimes you can taste fruit off the trees. There is also a special wildlife feeding experience. You may hand feed the usually nocturnal, Mareeba rock wallabies. Visit a tropical fruit winery, to taste a selection of fruit wines and fortified wines. Mango, Lychee, Passionfruit and more. You finish the day with 100 per cent natural, home made, Barramundi and tropical fruits, and all admissions, are included.

Activites and Experiences at Food Trail Tours

  • Birdwatching Numerous opportunities exist to see native birds.
  • Farm/Station activity Farm tours at a macadamia farm and a coffee plantation.
  • Fruit Picking Pick fruit from the trees in an exotic tropical fruit orchard.
  • Sightseeing This sightseeing tour specialises in rural areas and produce tasting.
  • Animal Viewing Agile rock wallabies abound at the morning tea stop.
  • Wine Tasting Visit a Tropical Fruit Winery for tastings.
  • Direct
  • Inbound
  • Retail
  • Wholesale
  • Car park Pickup points have suitable parking facilities.
  • Public toilet Toilets are available at selected stops, but not all during tours.
  • Waiting Area
  • Aussie Lifestyle Meet Australian farmers. Meet locals.
  • Rural/Country Visit primary producers, fruit orchards in rural Queensland.
  • Educational Learn how and where tropical foods are produced and about primary producers.
  • Environmental Visit a nature park.
  • Farm/Station
  • Flora and Fauna See birdlife, kangaroos, and feed wallabies.
  • Food and Wine Tropical food and/or wine tasting at each stop, plus a tropical seafood lunch.
  • Indulgence/Luxury A full day of indulgence for your taste buds.
  • Nature based Feed wild wallabies (feed provided).
  • Outback Visit sparsely populated areas.
  • Shopping
  • Wilderness
  • Wildlife Hand feed wild wallabies.
  • RTN, QH and National Distributors (TQ)
  • 18-35’s
  • Backpacking/Unstructured
  • Business/Trade/Corporate
  • Empty Nesters
  • Family
  • Group
  • Meetings Incentive Conventions
  • Senior
  • Single
  • Australian Tourism Export Council
  • Inbound Tour Operators Association
  • Tourism Tropical North Qld
  • Sunlover Holidays
  • American Express
  • Bankcard
  • Cash
  • Diners Club
  • Japan Credit Bureau
  • MasterCard
  • Money Order
  • Australian Travellers Cheque
  • Visa
  • Air-conditioning
  • Commentary
  • Drop off
  • Interpreter Service
  • Meal
  • Pickup
  • Resource Material
  • Toilet
  • Coaster

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