Aria – Sydney

(Macquarie St, Overlooking the Opera House) Probably the most iconic fine dining gig in Sydney. Speccy food and views. Enjoy the 7 even-course-tasting menu designed for the enjoyment of the whole table. (With a bottle of Goat Track or Section 19 of course!) www.ariarestaurant.com 

Hidden in the Hills

Media Comments: The Adelaide Advertiser – Wine “Macclesfield is keen to earn a reputation as a distinct and exciting part of the Adelaide Hills.” John Struik likes to claim that Australia’s first export wines came out of Macclesfield. Surely not. ‘‘I am not arguing the point,’’ he says, magnanimously, ‘‘but I could, because in 1846…