Eleven food and beverage companies were chosen to fly the NSW flag at Fine Food Australia 2019. The NSW Government provided these companies with subsidised places on a specially designed and prominently positioned 'Flavours of NSW' stand.
Most of the exhibitors were from regional NSW, including three from the Northern Rivers region, reflecting its growing reputation as a high-quality food and beverage producing region. The NSW Government also supported a demonstration kitchen and networking area near its stand.
Find out more about the companies below:
Indigiearth is 100% Aboriginal owned and operated, manufacturing and producing a wide variety of Australian native foods. The company’s products range from native jams to chocolate coated macadamias. Based in Mudgee, Indigiearth proudly uses sustainable and ethically sourced premium Australian native ingredients.
Products: Australian native jams, sauces, chutney, herbs and spices, chocolate coated macadamias native herbal teas, superfood freeze dried powder.
Tancredi Foods is a gourmet condiment manufacturer based in the Hunter Valley producing a range of caramelised balsamic, salad dressings, mayonnaise and dessert sauces. Tancredi has its own brands Myanbah Farm and Finn's Kitchen, and also contract manufactures a range of products for other smaller businesses to brand themselves. Tancredi Foods was started by Glen Findley and Ben Shanley in 2004, based in Beresfield just outside of Newcastle NSW.
Products: Caramelised balsamic, salad dressing, relish, mayonnaise, jam and dessert sauces.
Wellness by Tess was created in 2012 after Tess herself battled with food sensitivities and autoimmune diseases for a few years. She saw the need for more healthy options to be made available in cafes. Wellness by Tess manufactures Unbelievably Unnaughty desserts, protein balls and probiotic bites. All products are gluten free, vegan, natural, free of refined sugar and simply delicious.
Products: Cake slices, protein and prebiotic snack bars and balls.
Extraordinary Foods’ philosophy is that pure, whole foods, sourced from clean sustainable farms keep us healthy and full of energy. All products are plant based, gluten free, sprouted, locally and sustainably grown, made and packaged with care. Made in Byron Bay for health, happiness and higher purpose. Extraordinary Foods is making healthy eating effortless and exciting.
The Welder’s Dog Brewery is an independent craft beer brewery producing a variety of beers using locally grown malts and unique brew methods. The Welder’s Dog Brewery specialises in brewing innovative and approachable craft beers that can be enjoyed by anyone. The stand-out product, Farmhouse Ginger Beer, uses centuries-old farmhouse methods to create a product that is a first on the modern craft-brewing scene.
AUSTEA presents the finest Australian teas, all handcrafted using clean and green biological farming methods. Each cup of Austea tea reveals a story, told by our soil, sun and water - the story from plant to cup. Austea is the sales and marketing arm of Australian Tea Growers Cooperative Limited.
Established in 2006, Byron Bay Cacao is a premium artisan chocolate company. Byron Bay Cacao is driven by passion, inspired by community, enchanted by the endless possibilities and committed to creating the very best handcrafted gourmet chocolate products.
Molives is a premium brand of Australian olives, sourced from Aussie farmers and packed in convenient, easy-to-use pouches. The Sydney based business is dedicated to crafting a variety of perfect gourmet olives which are unprecedented for their distinctive taste and freshness.
Shuck is a Ballina based producer of high-end Australian gourmet oyster products. Shuck was founded in 2015 by oyster aficionado and self-proclaimed 'oyster tragic', Lucy Ashley. Lucy is sharing her passion with fellow oyster lovers through Shuck’s range of gourmet Australian oyster products and premium live oysters.
Garlicious Grown is known for award winning Australian gourmet black garlic cloves and black garlic powder range. The company is Australian owned, HACCP certified and based in south eastern NSW. Black garlic is the new on-trend superfood perfect for the growing vegan and health conscience market. Available in retail and food service sizes.
Daily Grind Coffee Roasters are a bunch of dedicated coffee professionals who love what they do. Daily Grind are a micro roaster, wholesaler and retailer based in Gerringong (2 hours south out of Sydney) on the South Coast of NSW.
The NSW Government supports the state’s food and beverage industry by helping businesses to grow and succeed in NSW and further afield. Our dedicated Investment Concierge team can connect you to service providers and experts across all levels of government to help you to innovate and grow your business. Visit Invest NSW or call +61 2 4908 4800.