At Food Tours Australia we will introduce and connect you with local producers, offering food and wine experiences, highlighting products and demonstrating the importance of local foods to the community and the economy. We offer our range of food tourism and educational activities in the Central Market and beyond for people interested in learning about high-quality foods produced locally in Australia and the people behind the products.
What To Expect
Food lovers are invited to tour South Australia’s culinary icon established in 1869, the Adelaide Central Market. Tours are designed by one of the states noted food experts, Mark Gleeson. With over 30 years experience in the food tourism and hospitality industries, Gleeson’s knowledge of South Australia’s finest produce market is second to none.
During the Adelaide Central Market Tour, taste a delicious selection of foods from South Australian artisan food producers, meet the suppliers, Stallholders and producers whose families have traded in the Market for generations.
Adelaide Central Market Highlights Tour
From $60 per person
Our 45 Minute Market orientation tour is a fully guided walk through the 80 stalls of the indoor Adelaide Central Market, giving you our highlights 'A' list to the Central Market and beyond. We take you to our favourite stalls to try delicious tastings that represent the best foods grown and produced in South Australia.
Accompanied by your local foodie tour guide in small groups enjoy a 90-minute stroll around the Adelaide Central Market, followed by a coffee- an opportunity to chat and recommend restaurants, places of interest etc. On tour learn some history, meet the stallholders, hear their stories and taste the premium foods grown and produced in the State. Tastings can include artisan cheeses, bush tucker, seasonal produce, samples which showcase our multicultural heritage.
Adelaide Central Market Early Risers Breakfast Tour
From $125 per person
Start your day with a the best market espresso, brewed tea or thick-n-rich hot chocolate. Watch the market open up over a full hot and healthy breakfast. During the Adelaide Central Market Tour, taste a delicious selection of foods from South Australian artisan food producers, meet the suppliers, Stallholders and producers whose families have traded the Market for generations.
During the Adelaide Central Market Tour, taste a delicious selection of foods from South Australian artisan food producers, meet the suppliers, Stallholders and producers whose families have traded the Market for generations. This small group tour is hosted by local guides and is serious fun for those with a passion for great food, and the people who grow and supply it to our tables.
"The Collaborators” is the first is a series of Australian food tourism experiences hosted by ‘Food Tours of Australia’ that capture unique food experiences and deliver treasured dining moments while on the move. This small group tour is led by local guides and is serious fun for those with a passion for great food, and the people who grow and supply it to our tables.
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