Truffle Hunt example

Join the adorable truffle dog team for an interactive, truffle hunt. This is followed by a tour of 3 celebrated Canberra wineries and a wood-fire pizza lunch.

The truffle season on runs throughout winter. These truffle hunt experiences sell out far in advance.

Truffle hunt and wine tours depart your choice of location in the Canberra region around 9.30am on Saturday and Sunday.

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  • Minimum 2 guests - $375 per person
  • 3 guests - $300 per person
  • 4 guests - $275 per person
  • 5-6 guests - $250 per person
  • Groups larger than 6, please contact us for a custom quote

There is a 10% surcharge applied on Sundays.

Truffle hunting dogs finding a truffle

About the truffle hunt

Rug up and join us on a truffle hunt. Learn about the history of the the farm and their journey to becoming one of Australia's most successful trufferies. Watch the truffle dogs in action and learn how to harvest and handle the truffles before they make their way to market and to being served at Australia's best restaurants. At the conclusion of the hunt you will receive your own taste of truffle.

To learn more about the Truffle Hunt visit The Truffle Farm

Your tour will include:

  • Truffle dog truffle hunt
  • Taste of truffle
  • Wood-fire pizza lunch (gluten free, vegetarian and vegan options available)
  • 3 wine tasting stops at cellar doors in the Canberra wine region
  • Transport in clean and modern air-conditioned vehicles
  • Pickup and dropoff to your choice of location in the Canberra region
  • Friendly, professional and Canberra food and wine obsessed tour guide and driver
  • Refrigerated cold drinks available in the vehicle


We accept card payment securely via our online booking system. There are two options available when booking your to secure a tour date:

  • Pay the full amount up front
  • Pay $75 per person deposit with full balance due 1 week before tour

This event has a unique cancellation policy. View the cancellation policy details are listed below.

Sample itinerary for

  • 9.30am - Depart your choice of location in the Canberra region
  • 10.00am - Truffle Farm truffle hunt
  • 12.00pm - Four winds winery for wine tasting and wood-fire pizza lunch
  • 1.00pm - McKellar Ridge wine tasting
  • 2.15pm - Gallagher Wines wine tasting with matching house made cheese and pickles
  • Arrive back in Canberra 3.30pm

All our tours are private tours. You won't be mixed with other groups. However, the experience at the Truffle farm is mixed with other guests. We can always try to tailor tours to include wineries you would like to visit, or we can create a tour tailored to a specific type of wine you prefer. Just let us know during the booking process what your preferences are if you have any.

Cancellation policy

This is a partner product and tour purchase is bound by the cancellation policies of The Truffle Farm.

Guests may request a change of date after they have made a booking. This is based on the availability of tickets on the preferred date. All changes incur an AUD $25 booking fee. This request must be made 21 days prior to the original booking date.

Tickets to this event are non-refundable.

If you cancel this booking The Truffle Farm will charge VAN DU VIN $75 per person. A fee of $75 will be passed on to any VAN DU VIN customer tour bookings seeking a refund as well as any standard VAN DU VIN cancellation fees.

Upgrade to a 6 course truffle degustation lunch

If you would like to upgrade your truffle tour package to include a 6 course truffle degustation lunch, you can book our ultimate Canberra winery and truffle tour.

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