If you’re in the Longreach area this weekend, and you love good food, good wine and good music, why not call into the Outback Food, Wine and Music Festival?

Held at the Australian Stockman’s Hall of Fame, the event is set to delight one and all with warm country hospitality and a little jazz and country music to soothe the soul.

Outback music festival. Photo courtesy of Tourism & Events Queensland.

Festival Line-Up

Kicking off the event on Friday 13 September, spend a delicious evening with Shawn Sheather, leading Australian Chef from the Australian Good Food Guide and celebrity chef Matt Sinclair from Masterchef Australia who will be showcasing his love for Asian cuisine in a special Master Class & Table Talk Event.

And if that’s not enough for you, from 5pm Saturday 14 September, the non-stop food festival continues with a mouth-watering selection of Tapas, Seafood & Oysters, International Cuisine, Paddock to Plate fare and a fabulous Desert Degustation.  While you’re there, enter Fashion on the Grape Vine or the Blind Food Taste Dare!

Musical entertainment will be provided by Brisbane based covers band Encore and singer-songwriter Mick Lindsay throughout the evening.

The Stockman’s Hall of Fame

Australian Stockman’s Hall of Fame. Photo courtesy of Tourism & Events Queensland

The Australian Stockman’s Hall of Fame is a must-see attraction showcasing the life of the people of the Australian Outback.  Learn about the first indigenous Australians, find out about British exploration and settlement and modern day agriculture, mining and grazing.

Stay a While

If you’re keen to stop and stay a while, why not soak up more home-style country hospitality at a fabulous Caravan Park in the area?