1. Barossa, SA
It's no surprise that South Australia's Barossa has been named Australia's best wine region. A culturally diverse region with a proud focus on food and wine, the Barossa is famous for its award-winning produce and picturesque landscapes.
Here you'll find anyone who's anyone in the Australian wine industry – popular names include Jacob's Creek, Peter Lehmann and Penfolds. For the ultimate romantic getaway, wind your way from cellar door to cellar door on a wine trail before spending the night in one of the region's charming accommodation options.
Be sure to check out the little country town of Angaston. Home to enticing restaurants and farmers markets, it's a foodie's heaven with a relaxed, welcoming vibe and almost endless views of rolling green hills and historic red-roofed buildings.
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