AAT Kings Blog

Category Food and Wine

A Taste of Tasmania

When we conducted a photo shoot in Tassie recently, the photo shoot Director hadn’t planned on needing to diet when she got home…… If someone had told me about the dark chocolate covered raspberries, I wouldn’t have indulged so much at the hotel’s buffet breakfast. Christmas Hills Raspberry Farm’s P...

AAT Kings Marketing Team Posted: 21 October 2014

A day in the life of a foodie in Melbourne

When travelling there appears to be an unspoken rule that one must indulge in the delicious cuisine that each destination serves up (I won’t be arguing with that). For Melbourne the list is endless, on my recent trip I was astounded by how this beautiful city is so besotted by its own love for food,...

Bridget Toogood, Digital Marketing Executive, AAT Kings Posted: 9 November 2015

Hunter Valley Harvest Wine Experience

The sun was shining and what better way to spend the day than in the Hunter Valley. We were picked up by John, our AAT Kings Driver Guide and embarked on our tour to the Hunter Valley. We travelled through the leafy suburbs of North Sydney while John provided us with some insightful and interesting ...

Jemma Bradshaw, Marketing Coordinator , AAT Kings Posted: 22 January 2016

A unique insight into the world of famils!

One of the great perks of my job is to reward agents for their hard work. These rewards can come in many different forms such as coffees, lunches, gift vouchers and famils. Famils offer the greatest insight to our products and allow agents to get a first-hand experience of a destination and learn al...

Simon Vincent, Sales Manager NSW/ACT, AAT Kings Posted: 24 March 2016

New Zealand Wine Country

What makes New Zealand wine so good? From world famous Sauvignon Blanc, Pinot Noir and Pinot Gris varieties, this small but influential country in the South Pacific has got what it takes. Could it be the climate… Or could it be the rich alluvial soil that covers much of this island nation? New Zeal...

Peter Rasmussen, AAT Kings Posted: 17 January 2017

Destination Spotlight: Hunter Valley

Just a couple of hours north of Sydney lies a food and wine lovers paradise, the Hunter Valley wine region. Since its beginnings from the early pioneering era, the Hunter Valley has produced many world-renowned fine wines and has grown to boast over 150 wineries. From visiting the larger, high volum...

Laura Vitucci for AAT Kings Posted: 16 October 2019

Bushfire Recovery Giveback Trip to Shoalhaven

Last Friday, 24th of January, we launched the first of our Bushfire Recovery Giveback Trips, in collaboration with the #EmptyEsky movement. To say it was a special day would be an understatement, and I felt so proud to be representing our company as we travelled through fire affected regions with ou...

Laura Vitucci for AAT Kings Posted: 30 January 2020

South Australia Food and Wine Guide

South Australia has grown to become one of the most popular holiday destinations in Australia. Loved for its beautiful scenery and famous for its food and wine culture, this part of the world is ideal for romantic getaways or energetic group trips. From busy day trips to relaxing weekends and more, ...

AAT Kings Posted: 5 March 2020

Seven ways to travel Australia without leaving home

Whether you were all packed and ready to leave for a trip, deep in planning mode, or still deciding on your next holiday destination, we have all had to unexpectedly hit pause on our travel plans for the time being. While we can’t travel anywhere at the moment, why not turn this unique situation int...

Laura Vitucci for AAT Kings Posted: 8 April 2020

Travel from Home: A guide to Western Australia's idyllic South West

As the largest state in Australia, and the second largest in the world, it comes as no surprise that Western Australia is home to a plethora of some of the world’s most diverse landscapes and climates, making it a year-round holiday destination. From the desert landscape of the Kimberley, to the tro...

Laura Vitucci for AAT Kings Posted: 26 May 2020