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Farm Gate Festival 2014

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Fancy an awesome day out?

Then head to The Farm Gate Festival in The Lost World on Saturday 28 June. Come and play, try, buy, learn and eat along the Lost World tourist drive. Enjoy the scenery, the company and everything that's on offer.

Download the map, make your plans and spend the day in this beautiful region. For more information about this event, head to the Farm Gate Festival website.

Here's what's on.

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Curious about where milk comes from? Then join the Tour a Corco Diary Farm from 8am to 12pm and see for yourself! You'll also get the chance to pat the calves and even taste the end product. With free entry, free giveaways and lots of milking fun, what more could you ask for?

If you're looking for a place to sit and relax then head to Wild Lime Cafe at Worendo Cottages. Make sure you're hungry too because you won't want to miss out on sampling mouth-watering food and drinks. Open from 8am to 3pm, come and sample what's on offer.

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Tommerups is offering visitors a tour of their farm to meet and greet their animals from 10am to 2pm. You'll also have the chance to sample a selection of gourmet sausages from their farm raised meat, enjoy a scrumptious gourmet sausage sizzle and even fill your fridge with the various beef, lamb and pork from their farm. Quality is definitely guaranteed! Entry is free and farm tours cost $10 per family.

If you're looking for something special then pop by Enchanted Vision between 9am and 3pm to take a look at local arts and crafts including mosaic art and kiln fired glass jewellery. You'll also get to fill your fridge with the most beautiful local produce and selected herbs and keen gardeners will be in heaven with ornamental plants, garden logs and art wood.

When it's time for lunch why not enjoy a nice picnic at Worendo Olives. You can pack your own picnic or pre-order your hamper on 1800 503 475. With the stunning creekside setting, plenty of olive products available to sample and your chance to tour the olive grove, you won't want to miss out!

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Experience some farm fun at Cedar Glen Farmstay for their Farmstay Activities. From 9am to 3pm, come and try horse riding, animal feeding, boomerang throwing and whip cracking. Bookings are essential so call (07) 5544 8170 to secure your place.

It's time to get crafty! Stop by Aunty Art Studio (3404 Christmas Creek Road) between 9am and 3pm for End of The Road Art Activity. Allow local artist Karen Laird to teach you some basic techniques in clay sculpturing while making something to take home. It's only $5 which includes equipment. Apart from the workshop, you'll also find other stunning local art in the gallery.

Keen chefs you're in luck! There will be All Day Drop-In Cooking Workshops from 9am to 4pm at Christmas Creek Recreation Centre. Suitable for all ages, come and learn how to make fruit smoothies, pizzas with a twist, Mediterranean beef ragu and fruit strudels. Anticipate lots of fun everyone! Plus go in the draw to win a fabulous Family Bunkhouse accommodation!

As you can see, there is so much on offer at the Farm Gate Festival. All you have to do is invite your family and friends, bring your appetite and a sense of fun and get ready to have a ball!
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Why? Because this will be a day trip that you will love.
When: Saturday 28 June 2014
Phone: 1800-503-475
Where: The Lost World tourist drive, QLD
Cost: FREE and ticketed events
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