24 images

New Restaurant of the Year nominee

Brae, Birregurra, Vic
Dan Hunter's post-Royal Mail foray burst from the box confident, good-looking and ambitious, highlighting the chef's genius for capturing a sense of his surroundings in flavour, and exciting diners not just with what's on the plate now but with the prospect of what lies ahead.

Photography: Marcel Aucar


2015 Gourmet Traveller Restaurant Awards finalists

Presenting the nominees for the 2015 Gourmet Traveller restaurant awards, our tribute to the nation's top talents in the kitchen, on the pour and on the floor. If you're looking for the 2016 nominees, you'll find them here.

The summer issue

Our summer-packed January issue is out now - featuring our guide to summer rieslings, strawberries and seafood recipes, as well as a look at the best of Bali.

Subscribe to Gourmet

Subscribe to Australian Gourmet Traveller for just $6 an issue - offer ends 29th January, 2017.

Gourmet digital

Subscribe to Gourmet Traveller for your iPad or Android tablet.

more collections

Email your friend

Send this link to your friend or yourself via email.

get the latest news

Sign up to receive the latest food, travel and dining news direct from Gourmet Traveller headquarters.