Bauer Media’s The Australia’s Women’s Weekly today releases the 2018 Christmas issue and its highly-anticipated cover star in Australian food icon, Maggie Beer.
Wearing a stunning red gown designed especially for her by renowned Australian designer Toni Maticevski, Beer revealed the traditions and passions that make her Christmas at home on her Adelaide farmstead extra special.
The six-page feature is an intimate look into Beer’s home-life, and sees the celebrity cook sharing recipes from her personal collection.
In addition, a luxurious lifestyle feature brings together six of Australia’s best known female television stars Natalie Barr, Sam Armytage, Mel McLaughlin, Edwina Bartholomew, Melissa Doyle and Kylie Gillies for an alfresco lunch curated by The Weekly’s food team, to talk festive food, fashion and friendship.
Also appearing in a charming Christmas-themed shoot are TV favourites Jessica Rowe and Peter Overton, Home & Away’s Penny McNamee, Sonia Kruger and David Campbell, and Doctor Doctor star Ryan Johnson.
“The Weekly has been providing Australian women with Christmas inspiration for eighty years and I’m thrilled to share the 2018 issue,” editor in Chief Nicole Byers says, “Our team eagerly anticipates the planning of the Christmas issue each year, as we love Christmas just as much as our readers.”