SPECIAL EVENTS

FRIDAY 2ND JUNE

Local Flavour

Burleigh Brewing

Local flavour at Burleigh Brewing will combine three of the Gold Coast’s best elements into one fantastic day. Take Burleigh Brewing’s world class craft beers (and some great Queensland wine to boot), some famous street food trucks as well as live music from local artists to create a true feast for the senses. Burleigh Brewing will be offering free tours of the brewery at specific times throughout the event.

SUNDAY 4TH JUNE

Picnic in the Park

Surfers Paradise

Spread your picnic blanket for a food, wine and music gathering in the park! Head to Lionel Perry Park and dine on local treats from great Surfers Paradise restaurants, hand-delivered by UberEats. Enjoy dishes from the restaurants you love within the stunning setting of the park. Listen to live music, share a bottle of wine and catch up with friends as the sun sets over the Gold Coast. Use the code GCPICNIC for $5 off your first two orders on UberEats, delivery to Lionel Perry Park!

SATURDAY 3RD JUNE

BBQ & Beats

Barbecue Competition

A celebration of fire, food, music and barbecue is coming to the Gold Coast! Australia’s leading barbecue teams will go head to head creating slow-cooked ribs, brisket, pork and chicken!

There will be mouth-watering barbecue to sample from vendors, as well as a huge range of street food eats and live music. If you’re crazy about low n slow barbecue goodness, come hungry, come thirsty and bring your dancing boots!

2ND, 3RD, 4TH JUNE

The Long Table

Mount Tamborine

Situated within the beautiful Gold Coast Hinterland, Tamborine Mountain is a destination for food lovers. Witches Chase Cheese, Long Road Bistro, Fortitude Brewery & Heritage Wines are collaborating on a lunch that celebrates the produce of the Hinterland. Dine on a long table set down a breezeway with views of the cheese factory in full production., and sample award winning cheeses, paté, terrines and cured meats, paired with wine and craft beer tastings.

THURSDAY 1ST JUNE

Opening Night

QT Gold Coast

Join us as we officially launch the 2017 Gold Coast Food and Wine Festival. Enjoy canapés expertly crafted to showcase local and seasonal foodstuffs by QT’s executive chef, Greg Benney, paired with bubbles on arrival from local vineyards.

SATURDAY 3RD JUNE

Taste of the Gold Coast

Food and Wine Tour

A progressive dinner with a difference! Explore the sophistication and style that is re-making the dining scene on the Gold Coast. Bartenders, chefs and restaurateurs have brought a revolution to food and drink in our city. A four-stop experience of cocktails, canapés, food-making, local ingredients and wine tastings, all easily located along the G:Link, the Gold Coast’s tram network.

FRIDAY 2ND JUNE

Live Art x Live Food

NightQuarter

A night of interactive, experimental and pretty damn exciting art. Murals, live body art and street art will be created to a soundtrack of the Gold Coast’s emerging musicians. All artwork will explore the relationship between food and art.

FRIDAY EVENTS

FRIDAY 2ND JUNE

7 Course Degustation

Sirromet Winery

 

FRIDAY 2ND JUNE

Seafood Buffet

Watermark, Surfers Paradise

 

FRIDAY 2ND JUNE

Oyster Shucking Masterclass

Yeah The Boysters

 

FRIDAY 2ND JUNE

Gin and Rum Tasting

Husk Distillers

 

FRIDAY 2ND JUNE

Salmon Masterclass

Tassal Salmon

 

FRIDAY 2ND JUNE

One Pan Cooking Demo

OzHarvest

 

FRIDAY 2ND JUNE

Local Flavour

Burleigh Brewing

 

FRIDAY 2ND JUNE

Dessert Tour

NightQuarter

 

FRIDAY 2ND JUNE

Live Art x Live Food

NightQuarter

 

SATURDAY EVENTS

SATURDAY 3RD JUNE

Wine & Dining Degustation

Balthazar Wine and Dining

 

SATURDAY 3RD JUNE

A Taste of QT

QT Gold Coast

 

SATURDAY 3RD JUNE

Barbecue Masterclass

Meat & Seafood Grill

 

SATURDAY 3RD JUNE

Discussion Panel

Redefining Food on the Gold Coast

 

SATURDAY 3RD JUNE

Organic Fruit Picking

Freeman’s Organic Farm

 

SATURDAY 3RD JUNE

Distillery Tastings

Tamborine Mountain Distillery

 

SATURDAY 3RD JUNE

High Coffee

The Fireplace, Intercontinental

 

SATURDAY 3RD JUNE

Seafood Buffet

Cove Café, Sanctuary Cove

 

SATURDAY 3RD JUNE

Taste of the Gold Coast

Food and Wine Tour

 

SUNDAY EVENTS

SUNDAY 4TH JUNE

Organic Market

Organic GC Farmers Market

 

SUNDAY 4TH JUNE

Picnic in the Park

Surfers Paradise

 

SUNDAY 4TH JUNE

Creekside Picnic

O’Reilly’s Vineyard

 

ALL WEEKEND

ALL WEEKEND

The Fish House

Oceanside Dining

 

ALL WEEKEND

Gondola Cruise and Dining

Mariners Cove Marina

 

ALL WEEKEND

Beachfront Dining

Coolangatta Surf Club

 

ALL WEEKEND

Fruit World Tour & Tasting

Tropical Fruit World Park Tour

 

ALL WEEKEND

Crab & Oyster Adventure

Catch a Crab

 

ALL WEEKEND

Brewery Tour & Barbecue

Pickled Pig Brewery

 

ALL WEEKEND

Instagram Meet Up

NightQuarter

 

FRIDAY 2ND JUNE

Twilight Distillery Tour

Beenleigh Distillery