Program

Hervey Bay Bus Transfers

If you want to make the most of everything Relish Food & Wine Festival has to offer, consider adding a return bus transfer ticket from Hervey Bay with our friends at G & D Ross.

Bus option 1 departs Hervey Bay Transit Centre at 9:15 am with a return departure from Relish Food & Wine Festival at 4:00 pm.

Bus option 2 departs Hervey Bay Transit Centre at 10:45 am with a return departure from Relish Food & Wine Festival at 5:30 pm

Tickets: available Monday, 11 April

Odyssey Food & Cocktail Journey

The Odyssey team will be providing a journey through some of the Fraser Coast and regions' farms and distilleries by showcasing their product with food and drink. Journeys will start at 11:00 am & 1:00 pm and last 1.5 hours.

Location: Gatakers Green Space (Rear of Maryborough Military and Colonial Museum).

Time: 11 am session | 1 pm session

Duration: 1.5 hours

Tickets: available Monday, 11 April

Pigs, Pots & Pinot - Eat @ Dan + Steph's

Pigs Pots + Pinot is a celebration of all things Dan + Steph love. Join them for a unique + exciting three-course meal with refreshments. Crafted + curated by Dan + Steph in the Excelsior City Band Hall. Pigs Pots + Pinot runs from 11.30 am - 1:30 pm.

Location: Excelsior City Band Hall

Time: 11:30 am session

Duration: 2 hours

Tickets: available Monday, 11 April

Blues and Brews Cruise - Hervey Bay Boat Club

Unwind aboard the Boat Club's M.V. Amaroo to soulful blues rhythms laid down by an acoustic legend. Your ticket includes a 45-minute river cruise, your choice of 2 drinks, a cheese tasting platter and live music. Enjoy a premium craft beer, refreshing alcoholic ginger beer or some of our wine selections and other drinks available for purchase. The Blues and Brews Cruise will depart from the March Street Jetty at 11:15am, 12:30pm, and 1:45pm.

Location: M.V. Amaroo - entry via March Street Jetty

Time: 11:15 am session | 12:30 pm session | 1:45 pm session

Duration: 45 minutes

Tickets: available Monday, 11 April

Twilight River Cruise - Hervey Bay Boat Club

What better way to make your way home from Relish Food & Wine Festival than by a Twilight River Cruise along the Mary River? Unwind aboard The Boat Club's M.V. Amaroo as you enjoy the sunset on the beautiful journey back to Hervey Bay. There will be a bar on board with a premium craft beer, a refreshing alcoholic ginger beer or some of our wine selections plus other drinks for purchase. The Twilight River Cruise will depart from the March Street Jetty at 3:00 pm, arriving at The Hervey Bay Boat Club at appoximately 6 pm.

Location: M.V. Amaroo - entry via March Street Jetty

Time: 3 pm session

Duration: 3 hours

Tickets: available Monday, 11 April

Champagne High Tea - Portside Cafe & Restaurant

Enjoy elegant handcrafted sweet petit fours, ribbon sandwiches, scones with cream and house-made jam, paired with a glass of champagne, espresso coffee & loose-leaf tea selection. With fantastic views overlooking the Mary River and Queens Park, learn from Portside Mary about the origins and etiquette of the High Tea in a heritage-listed setting. Champagne High Tea run for 1 hour starting at 10:15am, 11:40am, 1:05pm, 2:30pm, 3:55pm.

Location: Portside Cafe & Restaurant

Time: 10:15 am session | 11:40 am session | 1:05 pm session | 2:30 pm session | 3:55 pm session

Duration: 1 hour

Tickets: available Monday, 11 April

Paint & Sip - Gin & Gesso

Join Elley from Gin & Gesso and create a unique masterpiece on canvas for you to keep. Situated in the stunning grounds of Portside Residence, be guided step-by-step to create your piece de resistance, while sipping on regional wine. Painting will take 1.5 hours and start at 10:30 am, 12:30 pm and 2:15 pm.

Location: Portside Gardens

Time: 10:30 am session | 12:30 pm session | 2:15 pm session

Duration: 1.5 hours

Tickets: available Monday, 11 April

Cheese 'n' Charcuterie - PRE-ORDER ONLY - MAD Providore

Pre-order your personal Cheese and Charcuterie platter from Maryborough's own specialty deli MAD Providore. Platter is a single serving and includes a selection of cheeses, charcuterie, antipasto, fruit & nuts and is not available to purchase on the day. Pre-Order today

Food Lovers Marquee presented by Wide Bay Sound

10.30 am - Dan & Steph

Porchetta

11.45 am - Matt Golinski

Ricotta gnocchi, Wild Boar salami, Oyster mushrooms & Zuchinni salad

Beef tacos, tomatillo and smoked olive salsa, Ash Brie & Jicama slaw

1.15 pm - Andrew Kemp

Zucchini flowers stuffed with housemade ricotta

2.30 pm - Matt Golinski

Coconut tapioca, pomelo and carambola, Macadamia crumble

Ginger mascarpone crepes with Strawberrie in rosella syrup

Live Music

Hyne Timber Main Stage

10.00 am - Jon Vea Vea & The Acoustic Jabiru

11.15 am - The Flying AU79's

1.15 pm - Ryza

3.15 pm - Raw Ordio

Downer Wharf Street Stage

10.00 am - Alex Newberry

11.15 am - Sam Maddison

12.30 pm - Derek F Smith

1.45 pm - Leonie Kingdom

3.00 pm - Doug Edwards