River Cottage Australia

Episode Guide

Series 4 Episode Guide

Episode 1

Series 4 · Episode 1

Paul's family has grown and, with the fencing an ongoing issue for Paul, he finds a way to change the face and shape of the farm. Paul has grand plans to take his food message on the road with a retrofitted food van.

Episode 1

Series 4 · Episode 1

In the last year Paul’s family has grown and so he employs a local guy called Harrison as his part-time farm hand. With the fencing an on going issue for Paul he finds a way to change the face & shape of the farm. Paul has grand plans to take his food message on the road with a retrofitted Food Van but has he bitten off more than he can chew?

Articles (3)
Recipes (6)

Episode 2

Series 4 · Episode 2

Paul gets important advice on how to transform the farm's future. Digger is reunited with someone very special and Paul bravely takes his food truck for its first test run at the local farmers markets but he's a little unprepared!

Articles (4)
Recipes (7)

Episode 2

Series 4 · Episode 2

Paul has his hands full with his ever-expanding farm, so he employs a local guy called Harrison as his part-time farm hand. First on Paul's to-do list is to help treat one sick pig.

Episode 3

Series 4 · Episode 3

Paul's spent the last few years planting and growing produce without a long term plan, so he gets important advice on how to transform the farm's future.

Episode 3

Series 4 · Episode 3

After ironing out some of the food van fumbles, Paul drives it over the mountains and into the "big smoke". In Canberra, he's overwhelmed by the urban growers he meets along the way and challenges the van to its ultimate test.

Articles (1)
Recipes (6)

Episode 4

Series 4 · Episode 4

While Paul is away Harrison is left to manage the farm. There's a sweet surprise ready for harvest that's been brewing for over a year, and Paul rises to the challenge at a community event that makes him sweat for his supper.

Articles (2)
Recipes (4)

Episode 4

Series 4 · Episode 4

Digger is reunited with someone very special and Paul bravely takes his food truck for its first test run at the local farmers markets - but he's a little unprepared.

Episode 5

Series 4 · Episode 5

After ironing out some of the food van fumbles, Paul decides to drive it over the mountains and into the 'big smoke', but not before stopping off for some trout fishing and learning that they're tough to tackle.

Episode 5

Series 4 · Episode 5

Paul heads to Griffith and Narrandera and meets up with inspirational farmers who have reinvented themselves to survive. Can the knowledge he's gained apply to his own patch of paradise in Tilba?

Articles (3)
Recipes (4)

Episode 6

Series 4 · Episode 6

Still in the Riverina, Paul visits a wheat-farming mate who has changed the future of his town with beer. At the Wagga Wagga farmers markets, Paul uses produce he's gathered to create an afternoon tea that delights the shoppers.

Articles (3)
Recipes (3)

Episode 6

Series 4 · Episode 6

After taking his food van on the road, Paul is in Canberra, and he's overwhelmed by the urban growers he meets along the way. He challenges the Food Van to its ultimate test - the taste buds of city slickers.

Episode 7

Series 4 · Episode 7

While Paul is away, Harrison is left to manage the farm and it's not all plain sailing. Paul makes use of his home-grown honey, and looks to revegetate the gully on the farm.

Episode 7

Series 4 · Episode 7

Back on the farm it's time to make some much needed changes. Digger brings joy to some people in need. Darcy returns to solve a long time problem on the farm - can they get the water from the dam to all the gardens and livestock?

Articles (2)
Recipes (4)

Episode 8

Series 4 · Episode 8

As a way of celebrating the talent, artists and producers in the area, Paul hosts a huge field day on the farm. Paul proves he's not afraid to strip down for fashion before wowing the crowd with a special tribute to Tilba.

Articles (2)
Recipes (5)

Episode 8

Series 4 · Episode 8

Paul visits his friend Tabatha to get new animals and takes on a new challenge - sheering sheep. Paul rises to the challenge at a community event. Does he have the goods to make the local footy team?

Episode 9

Series 4 · Episode 9

Paul gets hands on and digs in as he plants trees in the farm gully with the help of his friends from The Crossing. Using his experience in Canberra, Paul goes back on the road.

Episode 10

Series 4 · Episode 10

Paul heads to Griffith and Narrandera and meets up with inspirational farmers who have reinvented themselves to survive. Can the knowledge he's gained apply to his own patch of paradise in Tilba?

Episode 11

Series 4 · Episode 11

Still in the Riverina, Paul visits a wheat farming mate who has changed the future of his town with beer. He learns about crop rotation at an organic farm, and plants a few seeds of his own.

Episode 12

Series 4 · Episode 12

Paul gets roped into a local footy match and random mascot race. At the Wagga Wagga 'eat local' farmers markets, Paul uses the produce he's gathered to create an afternoon tea that delights the shoppers.

Episode 13

Series 4 · Episode 13

Back on the farm, it's time to make some much-needed changes. Jean teaches Paul the forgotten skill of stonemasonry. Paul learns how to spin a yarn, and turns some natural fibres into something wearable.

Episode 14

Series 4 · Episode 14

Digger brings joy to some people in need, and Darcy returns to solve a long-time problem on the farm. But can they get the water from the dam to all the gardens and livestock using a little DIY?

Episode 15

Series 4 · Episode 15

Paul takes part in a species eradication program, but it's not your average day out weeding as this method reaches new heights. Paul then plans for a field day held at River Cottage.

Episode 16

Series 4 · Episode 16

As a way of celebrating the talent, artists and producers in the area, Paul hosts a field day on the farm. Paul proves he's not afraid to strip down for fashion before wowing the crowd with a special tribute to Tilba.