Festival Activities in 2019


Just as nature is exciting, rugged, beautiful, untamed and unpredictable, so too are our experiences. WILDfest mixes premium produce, culinary artisans, award winning regional beverages with accessible luxury and whimsical touches in unique natural environments to craft truly exceptional events.

Whatever your passion from heart racing adventures, soul fuelled explorations, outdoor wild food feasting or the calm quiet of sleeping under the stars, let us show you our region like never before.

FIRE


Wild Harvest Feast
Guest Chef Lennox Hastie from Firedoor
More than a feast cooked with fire, this is a front seat to all the action

BOOK | SAT 5 OCT

On Fire
Grand Bistro Alfresco
More than a chilli inspired menu, this a fiery spice assault

ON SALE JUNE | SAT 12 OCT

The Gathering
Guest Chef Mark Olive Australia’s Most Renown Indigenous Chef
More than a cooking class, this is an intimate opportunity to make and break bread together

ON SALE JULY | SAT 26 OCT

WATER


Wild Spirit Challenge
Challenge yourself on this epic water voyage and discover your Wild Spirit

BOOK | SAT 5 - MON 7 OCT

Canoes, Champagne & Canapes
Nowhere else in Australia are can you paddle through a sunken forest, sip champagne,
on a fresh water lake, in our custom-built canoes

BOOK | SAT 19 & SUN 20 OCT

Ghost Gum Astro Photography
Night Workshop with Ari Rex
Join us for the ultimate night workshop in canoes in the sunken forest on Lake Yarrunga

BOOK | SAT 19 OCT

EARTH


Cheese, Chocolate & Dirt
Horizontal Wine Tasting Dinner featuring Pinot Noir

ON SALE JUNE

Highland Forage
Tasting Local Produce and Cool Climate Wines is just the beginning of this Regional Food Trail

ON SALE JULY | SAT 26 & SUN 27 OCT

Forest Bathing
2 Hour Session or Overnight Nature Connect Package
Not everyone loves a crowd, sometimes it’s just about you

BOOK | SUN 6 OCT

AIR


Glamping Pop Up Retreat
A Wild Night Out at Tidbinbilla
See Canberra’s iconic Wildlife Sanctuary, Tidbinbilla in a whole new light

BOOK | FRI 27 SEPT - Sat 12 OCT

Highland Wilderness Retreat
Overnight Glamping
Think you know the Southern Highlands? think again

EXPLORE | FRI 4 - Sun 6 OCT

Taking Flight
Tour of Australian Raptor Centre Fitzroy Falls
Caring for our wildlife is just the beginning, this is the largest Raptor Avery in the Southern Hemisphere

ON SALE JUNE | SAT 5 & SUN 6 OCT