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Beers & BBQs

Tour and Tasting

Taranaki is gaining a reputation for its craft breweries and the awards they are winning. This is your opportunity to find out more and taste some of the delicious offerings.

Visit 3 of Taranaki’s craft breweries for tales and tastings.  Lunch will be at Texas BBQ Meats to enjoy Texas inspired award winning barbequed meats, fully cooked and ready to eat.

Complete the tour at Shining Peak brewery for drinks and nibbles.

Also of interest:

Homegrown Kitchen with Nicola Galloway

Nicola Galloway is an award-winning food writer and author of four cookbooks, including her most recent and highly acclaimed, Homegrown Kitchen. She is the food editor for Stuff.co.nz, and writes a monthly recipe column for NZ Gardener magazine. Read More >

Introduction to Botanical Drawing

Drawing directly from the lush native and exotic foliage at Puketarata Garden, this workshop will offer festival visitors an introduction to the timeless beauty of botanical art. Read More >

Frocks on Bikes

Gather your friends, throw on a frock and glam up your bike. Join us for a fun, relaxed evening of nature, nibbles, wine and music on bicycles. Read More >