Expect delicious dinners on the Franklin with us |  <i>Glenn Walker</i>

Our Food

Focusing on wholesome, hearty & nutritious meals

You can expect excellent food when you travel with Tasmanian Expeditions. Our guides are excellent cooks and all our meals are tasty, hearty and plentiful. Your good health is our highest priority and we ensure the highest standards of hygiene. And we can cater for vegetarians and most dietary requirements, provided you let us know your preferences in advance. 

The delicious and nutritious meals prepared by our guides - often in some of Tasmania's most remote locations - will surely be one of the highlights of your trip.

Dinner on the Franklin River expedition |  <i>Glenn Walker</i> Meal time on the Franklin River expedition |  <i>Glenn Walker</i> Our guides culinary skills are a highlight on all of  Australian trips |  <i>Peter Walton</i> Lunch on the South Coast Track |  <i>Sylvia Ernst</i>

 

Our Sourcing Policy

Where possible, we source produce locally so our guides can showcase the variety of premium food products that Tasmania has to offer. 

 A typical Tasmanian Expeditions dinner menu could look like the following:

Entrée

Selection of Cheeses; Tasmanian Mersey Valley, Ashgrove Cheddar Cheese & King Island Soft Cheese served with Australian fruit, organic Australian gourmet dips and organic Australian crackers

Main Course

Local mixed leaf salad
Tasmanian marinated lamb with homemade walnut & mint pesto
Tasmanian potato salad with local smoked salmon
Organic Australian couscous

Dessert  

Tasmanian sweet poached pears in port. 

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