Black Cat Truffles


2018 Events

Feast & Forage - Craig's Royal Hotel - 8th July

Special combined event with Craig’s Royal Hotel in Ballarat to explore truffles, food & wine. Talk to the truffle growers, see Ella & Harry the truffle dogs in action, harvest truffles and sample some truffle products with tips on how to get the best from your truffle. Then make your way to Craig’s Royal Hotel for a 3-course truffle themed lunch with complimentary wines. Check out their promo at :

https://instagram.com/p/BV1Lx7dlWHG/  - 2017 promo

$160.00

Price (incl GST):

Where can you get a fresh truffle fix on the weekends :


Sun June 3rd - ??  Farmers Market - looking into this one - stay tuned

Sun June 10th - Taste of Truffles - truffle hunt and tastings on the property


Sat June 16th - Sun June 17th - HUUUUGE Truffle event at Queen Vic Markets with Truffle Melbourne - be there or be square. This is THE truffle event for the season


Sun June 24th - Taste of Truffles - truffle hunt and tastings on the property

Sat June 30th - Taste of Truffles - truffle hunt and tastings on the property


Sun July 1st - ??  Farmers Market - looking into this one - stay tuned

Sat July 7th - Gourmet Paws doggy tour - https://gourmetpawprints.com.au/truffle-hunt-tour


Thurs July 5th  - Taste of Truffles - truffle hunt and tastings on the property - Yes, it’s a Thursday for those on school holidays

Sun July 8th - Craig’s Royal Hotel - Feast & Forage hunt and lunch - see above


Thurs July 12th - Gourmet Paws doggy tour - https://gourmetpawprints.com.au/truffle-hunt-tour

Sat July 14th - Taste of Truffles - truffle hunt and tastings on the property

Sun July 15th - ?? Regional Farmers Market - looking into this one - stay tuned


Sat July 21st - Gourmet Paws doggy tour - https://gourmetpawprints.com.au/truffle-hunt-tour

Sun July 22nd - Taste of Truffles - truffle hunt and tastings on the property


Sat July 28th - Taste of Truffles - truffle hunt and tastings on the property


Thurs Aug 2nd - Taste of Truffles - truffle hunt and tastings on the property - Yes, it’s a Thursday - should be somebody around - huh?


Sat Aug 4th  - Gourmet Paws doggy tour - https://gourmetpawprints.com.au/truffle-hunt-tour

Sun Aug 5th - ?? Farmers Market - looking into this one - stay tuned


Sun Aug 12th - Taste of Truffles - truffle hunt and tastings on the property

Sun Aug 19th - ?? Regional Farmers Market - looking into this one - stay tuned - last one for the season!

A Taste of Truffles

Join us throughout June, July and August for ‘A Taste of Truffles’ - an invitation to find out more about this earthy, aromatic delicacy.

Talk to the truffle growers, see their truffle dogs in action, harvest truffles and sample a range of truffle infused treats with tips on how to get the best from your truffle.


The day starts at 10am sharp and the ticket includes all the day’s activities and tastings of 6 different dishes and a glass of champers. Tea, coffee and morning tea will also be provided.


Truffle will be available for purchase on the day.

$115.00

Price (incl GST):


Private hunts on weekdays


Private hunts for small groups and individuals are available most weekdays

 - includes a quick demonstration of the dogs working and finding truffle and a tasting of a truffled D’affinois cheese - scrumptious!

- we will usually harvest some truffle, depending on our needs, supply, orders, day of the week, etc…

- truffle will be available for sale on the day

- please contact us for further details - M : 0403 394 144 / E : enquiries@blackcattruffles.com.au

- $60pp


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Free Chef Tuesdays


Are you a Chef? - Come to our Free Chef Tuesday! (Or Monday, or Wednesday, or Thursday….)

Bring your team out to learn where the fabulous truffle comes from.

- we will explain how truffles are grown and demonstrate how the truffles are found and harvested

- truffle will be available for sale on the day

- please contact us for further details - M : 0403 394 144 / E : enquiries@blackcattruffles.com.au

- FREE for chefs and apprentices



Burger for a cause and a Truffle Hunt

31st May only

Go hunting for truffles just 10 minutes from the Ballarat CBD with the local experts. Celebrate the start of the 2018 Winter Truffle Season with a trufflicious burger and Red Duck beer at the new Black Cat Farm Gate Cafe, with 20% of the event proceeds being donated to the Ballarat Soup Bus.


Showcasing local producers :

- Red Duck Beer

- Basilio Sourdough

- Goldfields Farmhouse Cheese

- John Harbour Quality Butchers

- Black Cat Truffles


Where :

Black Cat Truffles

150 Howards Rd, Wattle Flat, 3352

(Google knows where)


Times :

10:00am and 2:00pm

$70.00

Price: (incl GST) :

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