July Food Festivals 

Winter is always the time for indulging and enjoying culinary comforts, and that makes it the perfect time to attend July food festivals.

Melbourne is the foodie capital of Australia and there’s no shortage of food events all over the city. Winter is the time when everyone indulges in food just that little bit more, there’s no better time to enjoy July food festivals.

Many events center around food and drink in Melbourne, here are some of the main ones.

The Home Cooking Show

5-7 July

Australia’s finest vendors and food trucks gather under one roof so you can taste, sample, and shop. Culinary maestros like Manu Fieldel, Clinton Weir, Dan Pasquali, and more will gather on the Creative Kitchen stage. You can partake in an interactive culinary stage experience where you’ll learn the secrets behind their signature dishes.

Along with the Creative Kitchen, there’s the Super Theatre for Australia’s biggest live cooking demo experience, the World Cooking Championships, and the Sample & Shop.

MFF- Food Truck

The Little Food Market 

MFF- Chef Preparing Food

19-21 July

The Little Food Market brings together major tastemakers from all corners of the country. Visitors will have a unique opportunity to discover, sample, and purchase premium products under one roof.

The Stage will feature demonstrations, wine matching, and tastings by some of Australia’s most elite food icons. ‘Feasting’ features a selection of chefs who will create a feasting experience to be enjoyed throughout the three-day event. There will also be an opportunity to taste and purchase the finest artisanal creations from all over the country.

Melbourne Art, History, Wine & Tapas Tour


This is a journey that combines the best of art, history, wine, and tapas in Melbourne. It’s an unusual combination but it works.
This carefully curated experience offers you a unique opportunity to explore Melbourne’s thriving art scene, discover its history, and indulge in wine and tapas.
The intimate group size means everyone gets to enjoy the experience without a crowd. 

MFF - Wine Taste Testing

Some of the highlights:

The National Gallery of Victoria, the artwork on the laneways of Melbourne, a wine tasting at a local winery, Federation Square, St. Paul’s Cathedral, and the Royal Exhibition Building, a tapas feast at a trendy Spanish restaurant.

Campbell’s Melbourne Wine Dinner

5 July

Join the Campbell family and team for their Wine Dinner at Lamaro’s Hotel.  Enjoy glorious food and wine while discovering what’s next for Campbells. They will showcase their new vintage wines and some rare treasures from the family cellar. It’s the perfect opportunity to enjoy great food, and company and get your favorite wines delivered to your door!

MFF- Wine Pinic

Melbourne Food Festivals is an online directory for food festivals and food trucks in Melbourne. For information on amazing food at any time of the year, check out Melbourne Food Festivals.