Truffle hunting dogs finding a truffle

Join the adorable truffle dog team for an interactive, truffle hunt followed by a decadent, six-course, truffle degustation lunch prepared by 2-hat chef Damian Brabender of Otis dining. This is followed by a tour of 3 celebrated Canberra wineries.

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

Truffle hunt and wine tours depart at either 9am Saturday, Sunday and some Mondays.

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Prices

  • Minimum 2 guests - $525 per person
  • 3-4 guests - $475 per person
  • 5-6 guests - $450 per person
  • Groups larger than 6, please contact us for a custom quote
Truffle Hunt degustation lunch dish example

About the truffle hunt and degustation lunch

Join Jayson and Australia's best truffle dog team on an exhilarating truffle hunt experience. Jayson will expertly guide you through everything you've ever wanted to know about truffles. Feel the rush of excitement as you join the hunt for the elusive black truffle through the forest of 6,000 oak and hazelnut trees.

Once the perfect truffle is found, we head back to the warmth of the truffle shed for a six-course degustation. Executive chef, Damian Brabender prepares the truffle dishes in front of you while teaching you all the secrets to using truffles at home. Sit back and enjoy the dishes or get up and get involved in this interactive and entertaining event. Please see our FAQ page for more.

To learn more about the Truffle Hunt visit The Truffle Farm

Your tour will include:

  • Truffle dog truffle hunt
  • Demonstrations on how to best use truffles in cooking
  • 6 course truffle inspried degustation lunch prepared by 2-hat chef
  • 3 wine tasting stops at cellar doors in the Canberra wine region
  • Transport in our luxury, air-conditioned and 5-star safety rated Land Rover Discovery or Jaguar XE for smaller groups
  • 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

Sample itinerary for

  • 9.00am - Depart your choice of location in the Canberra region
  • 9.30am - Truffle Farm truffle introduction
  • 10.00am - Truffle hunt with the truffle dog team
  • 11.00am - Truffle desgustation lunch and wine
  • 12.30pm - Mt Majura wine tasting with small cheese and chacuterie board
  • 2.00pm - Gallagher Wines wine tasting with matching house made cheese and pickles
  • 3.00pm - Brindabella Hills wine tasting
  • Arrive back in Canberra 5.00pm
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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.