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Atherton Tablelands Small-Group Food & Wine Tasting Tour from Port Douglas
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Atherton Tablelands Small-Group Food & Wine Tasting Tour from Port Douglas

By Brett's Outback Tasting Adventures
Recommended by 99% of travelers
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Lovers of good food will enjoy this scrumptious tasting tour of the Atherton Tablelands from Port Douglas. Check out the best food and wine experiences in tropical north Queensland, from fruit plantations to producers of spirits. Sample a range of local produce, including cheese, coffee, and fruit wine, while enjoying the beautiful natural environment, including platypus spotting.
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$153.33
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Ages 18-99, max of 20 per group
Duration:
9h 30m
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Ticket type:
Mobile
English

Highlights
  • Breakfast, lunch, snacks, and wine tastings are included
  • Hotel transfers will be provided
  • Taste the best local food and drink without worrying about driving yourself home after
  • A fun day out for friends and couples

  • Coffee and/or Tea
  • Lunch
  • Food and wine tasting
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Breakfast
  • Small tastings of wines, liqueurs, beer and spirits
  • Entry/Admission - Rainforestation Nature Park
  • Entry/Admission - The Australian Platypus Park at Tarzali Lakes
What's not included
  • Additional Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)


Departure details
  • Traveler pickup is offered.
  • We pick up at all hotels in and around Port Douglas
  • Hotel pickup is offered. View the hotel list on our checkout page to see if yours is included among the pickup points.
Return details
  • Returns to original departure point

  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Service animals allowed
If you have questions about accessibility, we’d be happy to help. Just call the number below and reference the product code: 11730P2

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Minimum age is 18 years
  • Minimum drinking age is 18 years
  • Most travelers can participate
  • Please advise food allergies direct to the operator prior to the tour
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 20 travelers

  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

A note from Atherton Tablelands Small-Group Food & Wine Tasting Tour from Port Douglas
  • Due to Covid 19 , season changes and weather conditions some stops may be subject to change at the last minute without notice. Operator reserves the right to refuse travel to anyone showing any flu like symptoms that could be Covid 19.
What you can expect during your visit
  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
  • Contactless payment for gratuities and add-ons
  • Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.

Which attractions will I visit with Atherton Tablelands Small-Group Food & Wine Tasting Tour from Port Douglas?
How much is Atherton Tablelands Small-Group Food & Wine Tasting Tour from Port Douglas?
Atherton Tablelands Small-Group Food & Wine Tasting Tour from Port Douglas price starts from $163.03. Discover and book Atherton Tablelands Small-Group Food & Wine Tasting Tour from Port Douglas on Tripadvisor
What is the Atherton Tablelands Small-Group Food & Wine Tasting Tour from Port Douglas cancellation policy?
Atherton Tablelands Small-Group Food & Wine Tasting Tour from Port Douglas cancellation policy: For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience. Discover and book Atherton Tablelands Small-Group Food & Wine Tasting Tour from Port Douglas on Tripadvisor
Which company provides Atherton Tablelands Small-Group Food & Wine Tasting Tour from Port Douglas?
Atherton Tablelands Small-Group Food & Wine Tasting Tour from Port Douglas is hosted by Brett's Outback Tasting Adventures. Read reviews, discover additonal experiences or contact Brett's Outback Tasting Adventures on Tripadvisor. Discover and book Atherton Tablelands Small-Group Food & Wine Tasting Tour from Port Douglas on Tripadvisor

If you have questions about this tour or need help making your booking, we’d be happy to help. Just call the number below and reference the product code: 11730P2

Itinerary
  • You'll get picked up
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  • Pass by
    Atherton Tablelands
  • 1
    Rainforestation Nature Park
    Stop: 45 minutes - Admission included
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  • 2
    Jaques Coffee Cafe & Restaurant
    Stop: 30 minutes
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  • 3
    Humpy Nut World
    Stop: 15 minutes
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  • 4
    The Australian Platypus Park at Tarzali Lakes
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission included
    See details
  • 5
    Gallo DairyLand
    Stop: 15 minutes
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  • 6
    Mt. Uncle Distillery
    Stop: 15 minutes
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  • 7
    Julatten
    Stop: 60 minutes
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  • You'll return to the starting point
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About the operator

Don’t take it from us – here’s what people have to say about this operator.

AlainaBeattie
AlainaBeattie
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AMAZING DAY OUT!
Absolutely wonderful day! From start to finish we had a great time. Dale (our guide) was fabulous and knowledgeable
PerthBella_10
PerthBella_10
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Full day train, Kurunda and skyrail tour.
We had a fantastic day. The tour guides were very informative and funny. They were very accommodating. We learnt a
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Z1059TNalisonp
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DO NOT MISS THIS TOUR
We were picked up from our hotel by the knowledgeable Dale who drove us all day even through heavy rainstorms. Dal
376kitc
376kitc
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Value Plus!
A wonderful way to spend the day - being driven to venues for unique tasting experiences (fruit, wines, liqueurs) p
Kris J
Kris J
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AWESOME
Absolutely awesome experience discovering the Atherton Tableland's food and wine. As a chef this is a must for love
A419RPbillp
A419RPbillp
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Tour the Tablelands food bowl
Brett provided an informative and entertaining tour of the tablelands food bowl. We visited food producing areas, c
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402karync
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Best day out!
This tour exceeded our expectations by far! The food was incredible and the wine and gins and rums are so yummy. Th
Marise215
Marise215
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Food and wine tour Atherton
My wife and I joined this tour on the 23rd Oct 2020. Highly recommend this tour, Brett is very friendly, has awesom
180anitag
180anitag
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Absolutely amazing day
We had an amazing day. The day is certainly jam packed and we visited a lot of places we would never have seen but
Peter_Mackay
Peter_Mackay
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Brett’s outback tasting
Due to COV-19 our tour from Port Douglas was combined with. Cairns so be prepared for a longer day with Dale (aka D
D770QBnicolen
D770QBnicolen
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Outback Tasting Adventures
Went on the tasting adventure with Dale today to the Atherton Tablelands. Delicious food and wine and very friendly
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carolsV3032ZY
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Bretts food tasting
Had such an amazing day with Joe, he was highly entertaining with wonderful commentary and informed knowledge throu
Amanda L
Amanda L
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Fun in Greece Finds tasting sensation on the Tablelands
Dale took us on a tasting adventure on the Atherton Tablehands today which we will not soon forget. Chocolate, Bus
lorraineinaus
lorraineinaus
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Great day
What a wonderful experience. Dale greeted us at 7am and off we went to pick up 5 other travellers. Good comfortabl
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F5739HFkevins
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The most enjoyable day trip we have been on.
From the very moment we met our driver/guide Joe, our great day started, he was very pleasant and knowledgeable. E
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Narda S
Brisbane, Australia2 contributions
What a great day out! Andrea makes you feel like she’s your good friend showing you around her favourite local spots, just so happens there are a bunch of other friends on the bus, it’s the perfect balance of casual and professional.
Everywhere we went we were greeted by the staff with big smiles and quick service, and the products we tasted were top knotch, they have really procured some fabulous products to showcase.
Round that out with the wealth of local knowledge shared while on the bus, and great stories about some of the characters of the deep north, it was just such an entertaining and enjoyable day. I’d go back and do it again tomorrow!
I highly recommend doing this tour… and if you love good food like I do, bring an extra suitcase to take home some goodies (though I got a cheap one at Kmart Smithtown on my way to the airport 😉).
Written January 15, 2022
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Andrea G
Thank you so much for your lovely review, so glad you enjoyed the day and I love the advice of an extra bag :) Thanks for supporting our local family business and all the other businesses we visit during the day!! Hope to see you again in the future Warm regards Andrea and Brett
Written January 16, 2022
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Emily M
1 contribution
Couples
WOW! What an unbelievable experience that was. Incredible value for money! Dale was an outstanding tour guide - you could tell he really loved the area, and continuing to increase his knowledge to be the best informer, and have the most fun facts to tel! The comedy also helped as well.

What a great way to experience this part of the world! 100% would recommend this tour over any other tour!!!
Written January 7, 2022
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Andrea G
Wow!! thank you for such a great review, Dale is our last remaining guide and we are so happy we have managed to keep going and keep him as part of our small team!! Take care Kind regards Andrea and Brett
Written January 16, 2022
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Bernadette
2 contributions
Excellent ' Outback Tasting Tours from Port Douglas' day out with the very entertaining & knowledgeable Chris. Chris shared his local knowledge throughout the day, a very friendly and approachable guide that ensured that all guests enjoyed the day. Great selection of locations visited and really appreciated that the tour was not overloaded with food stops. Didn't end the day suffering from a food coma!. From booking the tour, pick up time being confirmed the day prior, picked up & returned at the times expected, & the tour itinerary and tour guide, this is an excellent day exploring what the area has to offer. Highly recommend...
Written August 7, 2022
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Andrea G
Thank you so much for your Excellent review, we work had to make sure everything exceeds expectations so lovely to be appreciated!! Cheers Andrea
Written August 8, 2022
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Judy K
Brisbane, Australia56 contributions
We did the tasting tour from Cairns - today and had a fabulous time. Brett is passionate about the places visited and the food tastings that are offered.

Angela was brilliant in accommodating our change of plans and made a great first impression.

We spent the day with a fun group who enjoyed the tastings as much as we did. Brett gave a comprehensive commentary with interesting insights into the history and development of the region. He has extensive knowledge on a variety of farming as well as wildlife & plants.

The food was amazing; quite diverse & unique to the Tableland. We were super impressed and grateful for a marvellous day out...and terrific value for money.

Thanks so much.
Written October 1, 2021
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Andrea G
Hi Judy, thank you for your lovely review, I especially like the comment about me as I hardly ever get a mention :) :) Glad you had a great day, thanks for supporting our small family business, Cheers Andrea
Written October 11, 2021
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Jonesy
Brisbane, Australia257 contributions
My wife and I were seeking a care-free scenic tour of the Atherton Tablelands and we were not disappointed with Brett's tour.

Throughout the day we visited numerous farms and sites to visit and graze on various food delights. Brett took to us places that we would not have spotted or considered and we were pleasantly surprised how much we enjoyed them.

Brett shared his vast experience and knowledge of the local area. Again insights that we would have missed if we self-toured (although his 'Dad' jokes sometimes go to new low :) )

Overall - great day out and I recommend booking the tour directly from their website and not through resellers.
Written January 2, 2021
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Rachelle
Rockhampton, Australia12 contributions
Solo
Brett took us on a guided tour to Atherton Tablelands. He picked me up from my accomodation @Thala Beach on time and introduced me to everyone on board. He spoke about the places that we passed along the way which showed his extensive knowledge of their history. He has good relationships with local businesses and only liaise with those who work with integrity. This shows the kind of values that he upholds in his services and how much he cares for his community. As a vegan, he made sure that my dietary requirements were taken care of. I, for a moment, did not feel left out. The people who I joined on the tour that day all knew each other. They were fun to be with and made me part of their group. Thank you, Brett for making my pre-birthday tour a memorable one. May you have more blessings coming to you, your business and your community.
Written September 28, 2021
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Andrea G
Thank you very much for your lovely understanding review, we are so happy you had a great day:) Kind regards Andrea and Brett
Written September 29, 2021
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Mary V
6 contributions
This is a great way to travel around the tablelands, tasting the wonderful food and wine available, and not have to worry about who has to drive. We enjoyed this tour so much back in Sept 2020, we have just returned to do it again in April 2021, and it was just as enjoyable. Thanks Brett - who knows, we just might do it again!
Written May 14, 2021
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Andrea G
Cheers mate that sounds great :) Thanks for coming back and doing it again All the best Brett
Written May 16, 2021
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HelzaA
Bathurst, Australia8 contributions
A fabulous day vIewing the beauty of the Atherton tablelands and sampling a wide variety of the foods and drinks produced there.

Our driver and tour guide Dale was brilliant. He had a comprehensive knowledge and deep passion for the history of the area that was both interesting and informative. He was always on the look out to point out landmarks, wildlife, plant species, and share facts and statistics wherever possible. He had an engaging sense of humour that endeared him to everyone, except perhaps for the couple of super corny dad jokes hahaha.

The locations included in the itinerary were delightful and varied. Every stop was unique and I enjoyed every single one of them. If I had to pick a top 3 or 4 they would be 1. Sunset Ridge - the hosts, the fruits, the food, and the views were all exceptional. 2. Platypus Park for the impressive Aussie lunch and wine/cider/beer/liquor tastings. 3. The array of delicious cheeses and chocolates from Gallo Dairyland 4. Tasty coffee at Jacques coffee plantation

Great value for money with the time at each location just right. For me it was the perfect way to experience the delights of the tablelands. A big thanks to Brett’s Outback Tours for the unforgettable experience. It gets a big thumbs up from me !!
Written March 19, 2021
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Sue P
Pottsville, Australia67 contributions
We enjoyed our day trip - and the hosts Andrea and Chris were excellent. Places visited provided a vast array of experiences - well thought out itinerary. Loved the last stop - private property on a creek hoping to see a platypus in the wild. The only negative would be having 4 adults needing to sit on the back seat of a Commuter bus. This either needs to be reduced to 3 or careful smart rotational allocation of seats so that all guests enjoy the experience without having to feel guilty requesting a seat change.
Written May 14, 2021
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Andrea G
Glad you enjoyed the day, we NEVER usually have 13 passengers onboard but as my guide called in sick at 6.15 am in the morning with Laryngitis and my guide Chris in training offered to help out with out his LR licence it meant I (the owner) had to drive the bus or cancel the whole tour.Swapping seats on that day only was so no one group had to sit at the back all day.
Written May 16, 2021
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Michelle S
Port Douglas, Australia183 contributions
OMG, everyone just HAS to do this tour. Best tour I have ever been on in Australia.
Where do I start...I really don't want to spoil it for anyone so just trust me, .. book and go on it as it is truly well worth it.
Our driver was so informative and very witty and obviously loves his job.
I still can't believe we visited so many places in one day!
Excellent day out although possibly not really for small kids.
Midge
Written September 10, 2021
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