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Truffle Kerfuffle Festival
22/06/2018 - 24/06/2018
Truffle Kerfuffle a weekend long celebration of truffle season in the heart of Australian truffle country, Manjimup, Western Australia. Go truffle hunting and uncover an amazing weekend of food and wine in the Southern Forests!
The festival village is your base for Truffle Kerfuffle weekend set at the idyllic Fonty’s Pool. If you’re a hardcore truffle lover or dipping your toe for the first time, this is the place to smell, taste, buy and learn about black truffle. You’re in the heart of Australian Truffle country after all! Discover the best of Manjimup truffles and Southern Forests wine, cider and produce. Or just kick back with great pop-up dining, demos, truffle dogs and with a live music lineup that spans the weekend. All weekend ticket include repeat entry 10am-5pm Saturday and Sunday.
Manjimup is the heart of Australian truffle country with more truffles found here than anywhere in the Southern Hemisphere, with almost 90% of Australia’s black truffles found here. Join in the festivities and be consumed by the heady aroma of truffles at their freshest; go hunting, taste your way through the Festival Village, meet farmers and growers, discover local wine and produce and indulge in truffle laden experiences and dining events with world class chefs.
Some of the premium side-bar events include Scott Brannigan’s Hunter’s Breakfast (June 23rd 10am-12.30pm), Sue Hutchins Sunday Brunch (June 24th 10am-12.30pm), and of course the Closing Party – where you can gather by the fire with some live music and rustic food.
The Shire of Manjimup is 3.5 hrs from Perth and 90 min from Margaret River. Truffle Kerfuffle is held annually in June. The 2018 Truffle Kerfuffle will take place June 22-24. Visit trufflekerfuffle.com.au for further details.
Image credits: Jessica Wyld and from event organisers.