Adelaide Showground Farmers' Market Win

16 November | Coming Soon

ADELAIDE, SOUTH AUSTRALIA –  The Adelaide Showground Farmers’ Market (ASFM) is thrilled to announce its victory at the prestigious South Australian Tourism Awards, where it emerged as the winner in the “Excellence in Food Tourism” category. This esteemed accolade is a testament to the market’s unwavering commitment to showcasing South Australian produce and offering an immersive food tourism experience.

The “Excellence in Food Tourism” category is open to a wide range of food-focused businesses, including food producers, providores, tour operators, cooking schools, food attractions, farm gate experiences, farmers’ markets, and trails, and celebrates those that feature the State’s produce as the core component of their offerings. ASFM’s resounding success in this category recognises its dedication to South Australian food and highlights its exceptional contribution to the local and regional tourism landscape.

As a winner in this category, the Adelaide Showground Farmers’ Market has secured a spot as a finalist in the upcoming National Tourism Awards, set to be announced early next year in 2024. This achievement underscores the market’s excellence on a national scale and positions it as a frontrunner in the Australian food tourism industry.

Christine Robertson, the Executive Officer of the Adelaide Showground Farmers’ Market, expressed her elation at receiving this prestigious award. “This is our first time entering, and we are overjoyed to be recognised in the ‘Excellence in Food Tourism’ category at the South Australian Tourism Awards. It’s a testament to the hard work and dedication of our team, our incredible stallholders, and the unwavering support of our community and visitors. We are proud to represent South Australian produce and culture, and this award is a testament to the outstanding food tourism experiences we offer,” she commented.

The annual South Australian Tourism Awards celebrate and acknowledge tourism businesses that have demonstrated outstanding achievements and success throughout the year. ASFM’s victory in the “Excellence in Food Tourism” category reflects its continuous efforts to provide a unique and immersive experience for locals and visitors alike, making it a standout destination in South Australia.