Good food and wine shows If you love food and wine, Hamilton Island is a perfect destination - with a selection of restaurants and food-related events - including the annual culinary series, Great Barrier Feast. In the heart of the Whitsundays, Hamilton Island has access to an abundance of incredible fresh produce. With some of the region’s best bars and restaurants, it’s also a renowned culinary destination, and offers a range of food and wine related events throughout the year. Great Barrier Feast Great Barrier Feast Immerse yourself in the world of food and wine for an entire weekend, and go behind-the-scenes with a renowned Australian chef. Read more What you’ll love about Hamilton Island’s food and wine events: The island regularly attracts notable Australian chefs such as Tetsuya Wakuda, Ben Shewry, Guillaume Brahimi, Frank Camorra, Justin North, Peter Gilmore and Dan Hunter. This year’s series will be headlined by the acclaimed Skye Gyngell. The annual Great Barrier Feast series offers you the chance to learn from some of these renowned chefs, and get some behind-the-scenes cooking techniques, in a truly breathtaking setting. Across Hamilton Island, you’ll find a range of restaurants where you can enjoy great food during your stay.