Tweed Foodie Fest



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Country and Region AustraliaNew South Wales
Type of Festival Music
Location of Festival Murwillumbah, New South Wales, Australia
Festival Contact Information

Tweed Foodie Fest
P. O. Box 280
Murwillumbah NSW 2484
Australia
Phone: 02 6679 5276
Email: tweedfoodiefest@yahoo.com.au

Festival Description

The first edition of the festival took place in October 2011 and was called simply “Foodie Friday” as part of the Unity Festival. In 2012 the name changed to Tweed Foodie Fest and extended to a 4 day celebration. The festival is organized by the Caldera Farmer’s Market. The combination of fine food, great music and lots of foodie activities is sure to make for an enjoyable and relaxing weekend. The events take place in and around Murwillumbah and features live music, cooking demonstrations, a film, an array of locally produced foods including organic produce. And… not to forget another important festival ingredient… some great local wines to enjoy or taste.
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Festival Dates November 27 - December 1, 2013
Festival Links

http://www.tweedfoodiefest.com.au/

Festival Events:

Programming 2012:
  • Thursday, November 29
    • Foodie Flick
      An inspiring feature length documentary —Ingredients, plus complimentary nibbles and post film panel discussion $12, at Regent Cinema, 6:00pm
  • Friday, November 30
    • Foodie Friday
      Maldura Tea Estate (10:00am) and Tropical Fruit World (12.30pm) mini tours plus Foodie Friday — Tweed’s Biggest Dinner Party. On this evening there will be live entertainment by Jayne Henry, The Shameless O’Hooligans and Lil’ Fi. The event is free to enter and there will be 40 food stalls selling locally produced gourmet sample plates for $5 & $10.
      Free entry or reserve a table of 10 for $50. Takes place at Murwillumbah Showgrounds, at 6:00pm
  • Saturday, December 1
    • Sumptuous Saturday
      Hands-on cooking classes and workshops from gourmet sausage making to French high tea and everything in between!
      Course in and around Murwillumbah.
  • Sunday, December 2
    • Farm Day Sunday
      “Know your farmer, know your food”. Visit sustainably producing farms – no charge. Takes place at the Bio-Organic Farm (10am) & Sylva Lining Organic Farm (2:00pm)

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Tourism:
  • Information about Murwillumbah
    http://www.murwillumbah.com.au/

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Practical Info:

Venue:
  • Murwillumbah Showgrounds
    Murwillumbah, New South Wales
    http://www.murwillumbahshowground.com/

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