Australia Day Recipes

From classic sweets like pavlova and lamingtons to barbecued seafood and sausage rolls, we've got the perfect Australia Day recipes right here. Whether you're hosting a big Australia Day barbecue at your place, or just hunting for a dish to bring along to along weekend feast, you'll find just the thing with these mouthwatering Australia Day recipes!

Aussie sausage rolls

Aussie sausage rolls

Kangaroo mince gives these sausage rolls a gourmet twist, but if you use beef or pork instead, they still qualify as dinky-di Aussie!

Woman's Day|Dec 30, 2014

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  • Lamington sponge cake

    Lamington sponge cake

    We've added a delightful twist to the much loved Australian dessert, sandwiching light and fluffy lamingtons around a layer of fresh whipped cream.

    Woman's Day|Dec 30, 2014

  • Aussie burger with the lot

    Aussie burger with the lot

    A quick beef burger to barbecue for the whole family, with the Aussie touches of pineapple and beetroot.

    Woman's Day|Dec 30, 2014

  • Steak with sauteed brussels sprouts

    Steak with sauteed brussels sprouts

    Thick, juicy porterhouse steaks are wonderful cooked to perfection and drizzled with a fragrant spicy creamy sauce. Served with sauteed bacon and brussels sprouts, this makes a winner dish.

    Woman's Day|Dec 30, 2014

  • Chicken drumettes

    Chicken drumettes

    Tender, marinated, sticky barbecue chicken drumettes are the perfect finger food with which to entertain guests. Kids love them too!

    Woman's Day|Dec 30, 2014


    Watermelon and mint granita

    Presenting this fresh and cleansing italian-style dessert is an ideal way to wind down a summer party or family gathering.

    Australian Women's Weekly|Nov 29, 2014

  • Black forest trifle

    Black forest trifle

    This deliciously indulgent dessert combines the best ingredients of a traditional trifle and a black forest cake. And with added liqueur, it's strictly adults only!

    Woman's Day|Nov 29, 2014

  • Giant lamington

    Giant lamington

    The humble lamington is one of Australia's most well-loved desserts. This version creates a jumbo version of the tasty chocolate and coconut sponge, and stuffs it with fresh whipped cream and raspberry jam to produce a wonderfully sweet cake.

    Woman's Day|Nov 29, 2014

  • Apple and Berry Meringue Cake

    Apple and berry meringue cake

    Experience the brilliant combination of warm stewed fruits and a sweet fluffy meringue top in this beautiful cake.

    Recipes Plus|Nov 29, 2014

  • Chocolate lamingtons

    Chocolate lamingtons

    Give the good, old Aussie lamington a chocolate twist with a decadent ganache-filled centre.

    Good Food|Oct 29, 2014

  • Jam and Cream filled Lamingtons

    Jam and cream filled lamingtons

    This recipe puts a decadent swing on the humble Aussie lamington. Smooth, whipped cream and sweet raspberry jam work perfectly sandwiched between two fluffy sponge pieces, all dipped in chocolate and dusted with coconut.

    Woman's Day|Oct 29, 2014

  • 3-Step Fish and Chips

    3-step fish and chips

    Recreate this popular Aussie dish in three easy steps - perfect to share with family and friends outdoors.

    Recipes Plus|Oct 29, 2014

  • Coconut Rice Salad

    Coconut rice salad

    Made with coconut rice, this flavour-filled salad is a great accompaniment to grilled or barbecued meat, chicken and seafood.

    Australian Table|Oct 29, 2014

  • Aperol and Grapefruit Cocktails

    Aperol and grapefruit cocktails

    A classic Italian, low-alcohol drink with a fruity, bittersweet taste, this refreshing cocktail is perfect for summer entertaining.

    Australian Table|Oct 29, 2014