In celebration of 2019 and the Year of the Pig, “ji hai”, Choice Hotels Asia-Pac has plated up the top five places to get some Aussie pork on your fork.

From delicious honey glazed Kurobuta “char siu” pork and casarecce to crispy pork belly, pulled pork and pork jowl, meat lovers can experience a culinary journey like no other and travel around the country exploring the very best of Australian pork.


Recommended places to eat and stay include:



  • Eat: Mr Wong – Cantonese-style food in a larger than life way
  • Stay: Castlereagh Boutique Hotel, an Ascend Hotel Collection Member – Located in the heart of Sydney close to major attractions including Hyde Park, Darling Harbour, Sydney Opera House, the Harbour Bridge, Circular Quay and Sydney CBD business district.


  • Eat: Tipo OO – Italian cuisine in an intimate, sophisticated laneway
  • Stay: Clarion Suites Gateway – Situated on the banks of the Yarra River and a short stroll from some of the city’s top attractions.





  • Eat: Golden Boy – Traditional Thai eatery with a contemporary twist
  • Stay: Comfort Inn & Suites Sombrero – Situated 6km from Adelaide CBD and major attractions such as the Art Gallery of South Australia, the South Australian Museum, beautiful beaches and the Adelaide Oval.


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Katherine Ng

Katherine is not your typical Beauty Editor. Finance consultant by day and beauty and fashion addict at all other times, Katherine spends her hard-earned money helping the Australian and international economy with her never ending pursuit of everything pretty. A keen traveller, Katherine still holds dear her Melbourne roots with an overflowing wardrobe filled with black clothes, shoes and handbags. Katherine also has a deep love of food and wine, and you can find those adventures on instagram at @thegreedykat Email: Twitter: @kath_couturing Instagram: @kath_ng

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