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Ginger Flower and Food Festival 2017

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An Absolute Must-Do For Garden And Foodie Lovers
Ginger Flower and Food Festival, Yandina, 21st year, food, flowers, entertainment, FREE, ornamental gingers, heliconias, garden talks, lifestyle and foodie workshops, live entertainment, plants for sale, presenters, chefs, garden gurus, daily activities, celebrate all that is local to Sunshine Coast
Image: Ginger Flower and Food Festival FB page


If you've never been to the Ginger Flower and Food Festival at The Ginger Factory in Yandina, this is an absolute must-do. The iconic Ginger Flower and Food Festival is celebrating its 21st year in January 2017 and promises three spectacular days of food, flowers and entertainment for everybody.

Ginger Flower and Food Festival, Yandina, 21st year, food, flowers, entertainment, FREE, ornamental gingers, heliconias, garden talks, lifestyle and foodie workshops, live entertainment, plants for sale, presenters, chefs, garden gurus, daily activities, celebrate all that is local to Sunshine Coast
Images: Elaine de Wet


Living in beautiful Buderim, I can attest to the incredible ginger flowers that burst forth in gorgeous colour in January of every year and this is the month that the Ginger Flower and Food Festival comes alive, with displays of the largest and most exquisite selections of ornamental gingers and heliconias that thrive in our sub-tropical climate.

The Ginger Flower and Food Festival is FREE admission (can you believe that?) and is an absolute pre-requisite for foodies and garden lovers, with the festival overflowing with:-

Ginger Flower and Food Festival, Yandina, 21st year, food, flowers, entertainment, FREE, ornamental gingers, heliconias, garden talks, lifestyle and foodie workshops, live entertainment, plants for sale, presenters, chefs, garden gurus, daily activities, celebrate all that is local to Sunshine Coast
Image: Glen Jeavons - Enviro Scapes, floral display in the Garden Gazebo at The Ginger Factory


Local talent who are keen to share their best-kept cooking and gardening secrets;
Informative garden talks;
Lifestyle and foodie workshops;
Cooking demonstrations from renowned chefs over the three days;
Live entertainment and fun activities for people of all ages; and
A stunning variety of over three thousand plants that you will be able to purchase (I might add, usually at a very good price)

Ginger Flower and Food Festival, Yandina, 21st year, food, flowers, entertainment, FREE, ornamental gingers, heliconias, garden talks, lifestyle and foodie workshops, live entertainment, plants for sale, presenters, chefs, garden gurus, daily activities, celebrate all that is local to Sunshine Coast
Images: Elaine de Wet


The programme for the Ginger Flower and Food Festival is filled to bursting with presenters, garden gurus and daily activities - for who's who and when it's happening and to ensure you don't miss out, click here for the full programme.

An exhilarating, fun Festival for the whole family - come and share in the celebration of all that is local to the Sunshine Coast.
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Why? To celebrate all that is local on the beautiful Sunshine Coast
When: 20 to 22 January 2017
Phone: FREECALL: 1800 067 686
Where: 50 Pioneer Road Yandina QLD 4561
Cost: Free Admission
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Always useful for learning more about sustainable home grown vegatables.
by Barry (score: 2|368) 194 days ago
There is so much to learn about gardening, flowers and overall agriculture.
by RC (score: 3|1211) 157 days ago
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