Westbay Truffles & Tea


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Westbay Truffles & Tea is a small family farm located in Rowella on the Tamar River.

They specialise in future tea and truffle farming and are the only tea plantation in northern Tasmania.

Listen as Aimee talks about her passion for her family farm, and what it takes to grow and process tea in the Tassie climate

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Farmgate Festival 2021

Farmgate Festival returns in 2021, connecting people with locally produced food. The festival will take place this year on 27th and 28th November, when a collection of small farm and rural businesses in the Tamar Valley will open their gates to the public for the weekend. Visitors can visit the…

What’s on the menu

We can't show you a picture of what will be on your plate at the Farmgate Festival dinners. The chefs are, at this moment, sourcing and selecting ingredients and beginning to cook. You will need to check back regularly for updates.

What to expect on the festival weekend

At each of our venues, you'll find the owner ready to conduct a short tour. They'll tell you their story, and a bit about what it's like to run a small, agricultural or food based business in the Tamar Valley. Check in at the Farmgate Festival Hub located at Muddy…