Beat the Canberra chill and indulge in a feast for the senses at The Truffle Festival – Canberra Region, a taste of mid-winter magic.

The festival celebrates the seasonality of this special ingredient and runs throughout the entire truffle season. So come along and choose from a range of events and experiences and satisfy your taste for life’s finer things.

Taste and experience the magic of these highly-prized gems. Indulge in the special flavours and aromas of truffle dishes at local restaurants and cafes. Join a hunt and see for yourself how the talented dogs unearth truffles, before learning recipes and experiencing them first hand.

The Truffle Festival is the ultimate foodie festival and a fabulous celebration of winter in the Canberra region.


Entry costs for this event have not been provided.

A chef preparing food at a cooking demonstration
Book a cooking demonstration to learn some truffle tips
Anne from Tarago Truffles conducts a truffle hunt
Truffle hunt in action
Two truffle dogs
Truffle dogs get ready for the upcoming season at the Blessing of the Dogs event
A farmer holds a truffle up to his dog's nose
Truffle dog getting a whiff of the good stuff
Frisbee the Truffle dog leads the way on a truffle hunt
Truffle hunt in action
Large fresh black truffle held in a man's hand
Fresh Winter Black Truffle
A plate of seared scallops served with truffle
Truffle served with seared scallops and shaved cauliflower
Truffle dog
Hunting for truffles
Truffle dog


19 Jun - 29 Aug 2021
August 2021


This event is on at multiple locations. Check the website for details.


Disabled access available, contact operator for details.