More than 40 of the leading wineries from Central Otago, Canterbury, Waipara, Nelson, and Marlborough have been selected to showcase their wines, and they will be joined by a hand-picked selection of gourmet food producers and top local restaurants.

Wine seminars and cooking displays hosted by industry experts will entertain and inform you – you're sure to leave with a few insider tips too.

With live entertainment from some of New Zealand’s leading musicians, the South Island Wine & Food Festival is a great way to start the summer festive season.