Ginger Flower & Food Festival Dates: Friday 17th January 2014 to Sunday 19th January 2014 The annual Ginger Flower & Food Festival is Australia’s premier event showcasing the largest and most exquisite range of ornamental gingers and heliconias under one roof and next January, the Ginger Factory on Queensland’s beautiful Sunshine Coast will burst into colour over three glorious days. Discover the Ginger Factory in bloom and ginger inspired food in abundance at the annual Ginger Flower and Food Festival. Yandina Hotel hosts local music nights and wine tasting during the week and Yandina Station is a venue with a difference for any function or event. Other events include the farmer’s markets every Saturday at the sports ground, where you can pick up some fresh local produce. If you’re on a roll and want a unique shopping experience, one of the largest markets in Queensland is just 10 minutes away in Eumundi. Complementing the very first blooms of the year featuring over 120 different varieties from delicate costas to bold beehive gingers, will be some of the Sunshine Coast’s most popular chefs, gardening celebrities and entertainers. With a team of gardening consultants preparing the grounds for the Festival, visitors will be guaranteed a visual feast in spectacular style! The Ginger Flower & Food Festival is perfect for all ages and is a true celebration of Queensland’s sub-tropical lifestyle, filled with loads of entertainment, glorious food and of course…amazing flowers! Location: The Ginger Factory, Pioneer Road, Yandina, Sunshine Coast Free Admission For further information please contact Corinne on 07 5447 8465 Phone: 07 5446 7096 Non-fixed: 1800 067 686 Fax: 07 5446 7520
Culture Shock Food Festival is a 3 day event that showcases multicultural food, entertainment, art and movies, and commences Friday 18th October with the Sunshine Coast Multicultural Excellence Awards at Arnica Restaurant. For more information, visit www.cultureshocksunshinecoast.com.au .