10/19/2012 07:08 am ET Updated Dec 06, 2017

Hidden Gems: Hands-On Food In Tasmania (VIDEO)

If oysters, wine and cheese sounds like the perfect meal to you, then the island-state of Tasmania has plenty to offer. From boutique farms to family vineyards, the island is covered with small-scale producers that bring a personal touch to the foods they create.

What you may not know, however, is that many of these farms and wineries will also let you take a crack at the process.

Watch me as I shuck oysters and make blue cheese in this week's installment of Hidden Gems: Australia.

For more Australian Hidden Gems adventures, watch Hidden Gems: Australia, Underground Art.