Friday, 5 April - Monday, 8 April


Quality Apartments Banksia Gardens

212 Albany Highway, Albany 




Accommodation, transport and events package

Twin share - $770 per person

Private room - $860 per person

Bundle and save $200 a person.


The Taste Great Southern Express is a fun filled 4 day package (5-8 April 2019) to remember. The package includes return transport from Perth to Albany, 3 nights accommodation with breakfast at Quality Apartments Banksia Gardens, and tickets and coach transfers to the following 3 festival events:

"Wish You Were Beer”, (Friday 5 April), a not to be missed evening aboard the Brig Amity, filled with seafood, shanties and brews!  Experience the tasty seafood treats from Liberte’s Amy Hamilton, bountiful brews from Matty Wilson of Wilson Brewing Company and sing along with local favourites, The Shantymen. Ticket includes a degustation of 6 tapas by Amy Hamilton from Liberte, brews from Wilsons Brewing Company, Great Southern wine and entertainment by The Shantymen.

Albany Wine & Food Festival” (Saturday 6 April), where you can enjoy the best of Great Southern’s wine, craft beer, cider, spirits, food, local produce and tourism in a festival to celebrate this great region! With plenty of award winning wines, fresh produce and great people, it will be an enjoyable day out! Enjoy a wine seminar, watch a cooking demo and be inspired by our guest chefs, buy local produce and delicious tapas from the great foodies of the region and for the kiddies, get their face painted, all while listening to some great live music!

Light It Up Feast” (Sunday 7 April), Experience the Field of Light: Avenue of Honour while savouring the region’s amazing local produce, talented local chefs and our Internationally loved guest chef, Adam Liaw. Each tapas will be inspired by Adam and matched with local beverages showing off the seasonal produce and wine of the region. Local marron, oysters and seafood, grass fed lamb, heirloom vegetables, berries and dairy will feature across the 6 courses as you can view and wander around the inspiring artwork. This is a culinary art experience to be remembered.

Come on board The Taste Great Southern Express to Eat. Drink. Discover and Stay in Albany, on the Amazing South Coast of the Great Southern Region.

Each ticket includes return coach transport Perth to Albany, 3 nights accommodation with breakfast at Quality Apartments Banksia Gardens Albany, coach transfers to 3 events and 1 ticket to each "Wish You Were Beer", "Albany Wine & Food Festival" and "Light It Up Feast".

For more information on the event, please contact Quality Apartments Banksia Gardens Albany on 08 9842 4111 or admin@banksiagardens.com.au