8 Australia Day platter ideas for inspiration

Fairy bread cob loaf dip

With Australia Day just around the corner, we’re celebrating with a few drool-worthy Aussie-themed platters to take pride of place at the table. From iconic sweet treats to a creative cheeseboard masterpiece, there’s something delicious for everyone to enjoy.

Here are 8 Australia Day platters and plates we want to eat right now.

Heaps of sweets

Australia Day platter by Sonny Loves Charlie

Featuring all our favourite sweet Aussie goodness, this Australia Day platter gives a nod to the courageous volunteers and firefighters who help keep us safe. Be sure to grab one of everything and get in our bellies! (via Sonny Loves Charlie)

Don’t forget ya thongs

Australia Day lolly platter

Oh my, sugar high! Who needs a pick ‘n’ mix with a platter this pretty? Complete with Freddo Frogs, Allen’s Snakes, Caramello Koala’s and more, it’s the perfect pick-me-up for an Aussie Day gathering. (via Celestial Grazing)

A national treasure

Australia shaped pavlova, Not Quite Nigella

Just when we thought it couldn’t get more Australian than a good ol’ pav, this fair dinkum dessert shows up in our feed. Topped with different fruits for each Aussie state, we couldn’t love it any more! (via Not Quite Nigella)

Cheese a beaut

Australia Day cheese platter

Take the cheese platter game up a gear this year and assemble those savoury delights in the shape of our great country. Don’t forget Tassie too! (via Mumspo Mag)

Choc a block cob loaf

Fairy bread cob loaf

We love it when two of our favourite things come together and this fairy bread cob loaf is no exception. Crammed with a sweet cheesecake filling and decorated with strawberries, freckles and wafer biscuits for dunking, it’s the stuff sweet dreams are made of! (via Taste)

Go grazy

Australia Day grazing platter

Savoury bites and sweet delights come together on this stunning grazing board. Fit for any occasion, the Australia-shaped cookie and larger-than-life lamington balls top it off perfectly! (via Celestial Grazing)

Biscuits, oh blimey!

Australia Day platter with biscuits and lamingtons

Raid the biscuit cupboard and stock up on lollies – this sweet platter is sure to put a smile on everyone’s dial. Packed with Iced VoVo’s, lamingtons, Tim Tams and more, it’s a tray full of delicious temptations for all. (via Oh So Busy Mum)

Tucker time

Christmas pavlova grazing platter

It’s the pavlova grazing board that sent the world into a spin at Christmas. So we say, why keep it for Christmas? Serve alongside your favourite fruits and toppings for a wow-worthy Australian Day dessert. (via Shalini Nestor)

Read next …

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