For media enquiries relating to the Royal Queensland Food and Wine Show please contact:

Veronica Carew

  • General Manager Communications
  • p: 07 3253 3930
  • m: 0408 323 631
  • e: vcarew@rna.org.au

Nicole Clifton

Recent Media Releases

2017Release
26 May  Queensland gelateria whips the field to be Australia's best for second year 
25 May  Get the scoop on Australia's best cheese and ice cream tomorrow
22 May  Dairy products in running to brie Australia's best 
5 May  Darling Downs Wagyu wins nation’s best steak for third year
4 May  Australia’s best beef and lamb titles at steak tomorrow
2 May  Australia’s best beef and lamb ‘meat’ high standards
7 April Be the first to 'cellarbrate' Australia's newest wines 
20 February  Scooping up the nation's cream of the crop 
6 February  Herding up Australia’s best steak and lamb

2016Release

19 December 

A first look at Australia's top drops 

8 July 

Australia’s finest wine sparkles as it makes history

7 July

Australia’s top drops revealed tomorrow 

27 June 

Judging underway to uncork nation’s best

1 June 

Exclusive tasting of Australia’s new wine vintage

26 May 

Australia’s best beef and lamb to steak their claim tomorrow 

13 May 

Sweet victory! Queensland gelato scoops awards to be Australia’s best

12 May 

Oh Gouda! The nation’s best cheese and ice-cream revealed tomorrow

9 May 

Full cream ahead to crown Australia’s best 

22 March

Australia’s finest wines set to be unearthed

9 February Entries now open into legendairy competitions

2015Release
17 December David Bicknell takes the helm of the RQWS
3 July Australian Chardonnay’s star continues to rise
2 July Australia’s finest wines unearthed tomorrow
22 June Judging underway to uncork Australia’s finest wines
19 June Student cheese champions conquer again
18 June Crowning our future cheese gurus
10 June Be the first to taste Australia’s new wine vintage
22 May Darling Downs Wagyu crowned Australia’s best steak
21 May Plenty at steak as Australia’s best beef and lamb is crowned
8 May What a scoop! Queensland gelato crowned Australia’s best
7 May Australia’s best cheese and ice-cream set to be crowned
5 May Australia’s cream of the crop is in town
24 March A toast to Australia’s top drops
10 March Australia’s best beef to steak its claim
23 February Legendairy workshops swap chalk for cheese
5 February The perfect time to say cheese
2014Release
8 July South Australian Chardonnay crowned Australia's best drop
7 July City slickers dominate Queensland's Sausage King Competitions
4 July Sizzling to snag state's best sausage crown
30 June Judging begins on Australia's top drops
13 June Student cheese crowned cream of the crop
12 June Australia's finest drops to be crowned at Royal Queensland Wine Awards
6 June Grass fed reigns supreme with 'world's best steak' crown
4 June Much at steak in the hunt for the nation's best beef and lamb
16 May The crème de la crème of Australian cheese and ice cream revealed
12 May Get the scoop on Australia's best ice-cream and dairy products
1 May Hops to it and get brewing
3 April The search is on for the tastiest, juiciest, mouth watering steak and lamb
28 March The hunt is on for Australia's top drops
27 March Royal Queensland Food & Wine Show Fact Sheet
27 March Royal Queensland Wine Show Fact Sheet - Show Judges
27 March Royal Queensland Wine Show Fact Sheet - Meet Chief Judge PJ Charteris
26 March A sweet treat for Ekka competitors
11 March Cream of the crop – entries now open
17 Feb Brisbane teachers swap their chalk for cheese
2013Release
29 July Queensland’s cheerio champions and kabana kings crowned
8 July Queensland butchers know how to make top quality snags
5 July Top honours for South Australia’s McLaren Vale and
Adelaide Hills at this year’s Royal Queensland Wine
Show
4 July Sausage King Competition
1 July Royal Queensland Wine Show, supported by Cooper Grace Ward Lawyers
14 June The grass has just become greener at the Royal Queensland Food and Wine Show
11 June Competition beefs up at the Royal Queensland Food
and Wine Show
7 June RQWS Gala Dinner
31 May The future of cheese is in good hands
29 May Royal Queensland Wine Show judging changes
17 May For ice-cream, sorbet and gelato lovers...this is your guide to the best of the best across Australia
17 May Victorian blue crowned Australia's best cheese while local Brisbane gelato wins best ice-cream
10 March Creaming the field to take out Australia's best
11 March RNA Dairy Australia Teachers' Cheesemaking Workshops
11 March RNA Dairy Australia Teachers' Cheesemaking Workshops Fact sheet