Events > Australia and New Zealand Roadshow 2024

Dundee (Food and Drink)

Thursday, 14 Mar 2024

Time: 1:15pm - 4:30pm 

Venue: Malmaison Hotel 

In partnership with local business representative organisations, this event will have a Food and Drink sectoral focus.

A mixture of sessions hosted by partners, DBT colleagues and local food and drink businesses will run throughout the afternoon, including a closing ceremony with the participation of Lord Offord, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Scotland and Minister for Exports.

Focus will be upon opportunities for Scottish Food & Drink (F&D) companies in Australia and New Zealand, as well as practical information on routes to market and experience sharing from businesses, with ample opportunity for participation and feedback.

Aimed at export-ready Scottish Food and Drink companies looking to expand into, or grow their sales in, the Australia and New Zealand markets.

Time Event
1:15pm Registration, refreshements and networking

Opening: David Mundell MP, Prime Minister's Trade Envoy to New Zealand (TBC)


Food & Drink (F&D) opportunities in Australia and New Zealand 

- Presentation and discussion on the Australian and New Zealand food and drink markets and the opportunities for UK businesses.

2:20pm Coffee Break

Support available for Scottish exporters

- Presentation from Scottish Development International and the Department for Business and Trade on support available to exporters, followed by Q&A

3:00pm Coffee Break 

Your journey to market 

- Business Representative Organisation (BRO) introduction 

- Panel including businesses currently exporting Food & Drink (F&D) products to Australia and New Zealand, government representatives from each country and business representative organisations, followed by Q&A



- An opportunity to network with the day's particpants in presence of Lord Offord, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Scotland and Minister for Exports.