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The Scenic Rim Winter Harvest Festival Expands

The Scenic Rim Winter Harvest Festival Expands
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A Celebration of Local Flavours

The Scenic Rim Winter Harvest Festival, an integral part of the Eat Local Month, has expanded into a full weekend event, promising a flavour-filled experience from June 28 to 30 in the picturesque village of Kalbar.

This iconic festival showcases the best of local produce and culinary talents, drawing food enthusiasts from across the region.

An Immersive Weekend Experience

The Scenic Rim Winter Harvest Festival now spans three days, offering an immersive farm-to-fork experience. The festivities kick off with a Friday night Winter Harvest Dinner, featuring exquisite dishes prepared by Scenic Rim Food Ambassador Chef Daniel Groneberg at The Roadvale Hotel.

Saturday sees the festival come to life with over 60 stalls, cooking demonstrations, and the famed Tractor Pull competition, a crowd favourite.

Culinary Delights and Unique Activities

Attendees can savour the unique Carrot Ice Cream, produced in Australia’s carrot capital, and participate in the fun-filled Carrot Tossing competition. The Homestead Kitchen stage will feature cooking demonstrations from renowned chefs, including Alison Alexander, Josh Lopez, and Cameron Matthews.

The festival also introduces the Celebration of Lost Culinary Arts, reviving traditional cooking techniques and recipes.

Embracing Sustainability and Local Heritage

Sunday’s activities highlight the region’s commitment to sustainability and heritage with farm tours and hands-on harvest experiences.

Valley Pride Produce invites visitors to pick fresh, seasonal vegetables, while the Progressive Paddock event showcases the beauty of local farms, hosted by Scenic Rim Food Ambassador Ash Martin.

A Must-Attend Event

The Scenic Rim Winter Harvest Festival offers an unparalleled opportunity to connect with local producers and experience the vibrant food culture of the region.

Bring your family, friends, and an empty sky to fill with local treasures, and enjoy a weekend that celebrates the heart and soul of the Scenic Rim.

For more details and ticket information, visit the festival’s official website. Don’t miss the Scenic Rim Winter Harvest Festival, a true celebration of local flavours and community spirit.

 

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