COLUMN || The Best of Australia's Destination Dining

While Australian cities have a wealth of great places to dine, nothing quite beats taking to the open road on a food adventure. 

Royal Mail Hotel, Dunkeld. IMAGE: supplied.

Royal Mail Hotel, Dunkeld. IMAGE: supplied.

Remember the days when eating in the country rarely stretched beyond sausage rolls and pub grub? Oh, how times have changed. Today, regional restaurants confidently go head to head with their urban counterparts for industry awards and international recognition, which means no matter which direction from the city you head, there’s a good chance you’ll hit culinary gold.

Dining room at Brae, Birregurra. IMAGE: Colin Page. 

Dining room at Brae, Birregurra. IMAGE: Colin Page

For my Australian Traveller column this month I made a list of some of the country's best off-the-beaten-track dining destinations so that you don't have to. Coolamon, Federal, Poowong - they're all in there! You're welcome!

READ THE FULL STORY ON AUSTRALIAN TRAVELLER HERE.