Bon Appetit! A Culinary History of Victoria

Eat your heart out at the latest food festival

Gusto! is the latest presentation at the State Library and invites all ages to come and appreciate the rich culinary history of Victoria. Free of charge, you can view a range of delights that will tantalise the tastebuds – from the first Australian cookbook, which was published in 1864, to an original World War II army biscuit; there is a lot to see and taste that will leave you drooling.

Gusto! explores Victoria’s historic and contemporary cookery, covering cuisines such as Indigenous foods, sustainable food practices, fine dining, and even food rationing. Promising something for every palate, Gusto! even provides fascinating stories from some of the most significant figures in Victoria who are noted for their culinary connections to this state.

Punthill apartments close to all the tourist attractions in Melbourne

Whether you’re a local or an interstate visiting for business, be sure to include Gusto! in your travels. If you’re looking for quality accommodation in Melbourne, choose Punthill. You are in the perfect spot to enjoy the best that this city has to offer, with trams and buses constantly stopping outside your front door. Punthill is also the ideal choice when it comes to business accommodation as our facilities also include conferences.

Book your stay with Punthill during your next visit to Melbourne and call us on 1300 731 299.