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Old Bar Community Markets. Every 4th Sunday

Where: Outside the Old Bar Beach Surf Life Saving Club 8am – 1pm.


09/09/2018: Sydney Chilli Festival (Charity Event for our farmers) from 11am – 4pm.

Where: Albion Hotel Parramatta.

135 George Street, Parramatta NSW

About: Prepare Thy Taste Buds #Sydney. Albion hotel in Parramatta is hosting Sydney’s 1st Chilli Festival.
Experience Australia’s Hottest, Coolest, Spiciest and Cheekiest Chilli Companies. Comps, samples, beers & shopping plus your gold coin helps our farmers!

5 & 6/10/2019: (OCTOBER LONG WEEKEND) Old Bar Beach Festival, Saturday & Sunday 8am – 4pm

Where: Old Bar Beach Reserve, Old Bar NSW 2430

About: A huge festival with hundreds of market stalls with something for everyone. Each year the Guinness World Record attempt is made by VW enthusiasts to break the record of “Most VW Kombis gathered in one spot”. Fantastic event with live entertainment across the weekend into the night, food vans, you name it…. It will be here.

14/10/2018: Murphy’s Creek Chilli Festival, from 10am – 4pm.

Where: Jessie Lane, Murphy’s Creek Queensland 4352

About: ?Sunday, Oct 14, 2018 ?10-4pm ?Free Family Fun ?Free Parking ?Free Entertainment ?Beer Garden 11am ?Australia’s Best Chilli Companies Sampling and Selling everything ? ?Chilli Chocolate Challenge 3pm ?Pet Friendly ?World Food Trucks (And yes there’s non chilli food also, shhhhh)

17/11/2018: Ignite Chilli Festival, from 9am – 6pm.

Where: Bulcock Street Caloundra Queensland 4551

About: “Turn up the heat on the Sunshine Coast” Welcome to the Ignite Chilli Festival held in Caloundra, Sunshine Coast, Queensland! We had a fiery start to the festival in 2017, and look forward to bringing the heat on Saturday 17 November 2018 back to Bulcock Street, Caloundra. This is for all those thousands of people who love and idolise chilli. Attracting a diverse range of locals and visiting chilli enthusiasts, the Ignite Chilli Festival will serve up unique stalls offering products related to anything chilli including; arts and crafts, fashion, street food, jewellery, home-wares and lifestyle products with a focus on handmade and local wares where possible. We have lively bands and entertainment linep up plus a full program of activities on the boil. Lets just say it will be “hot” ! The festival will take place in the recently streetscaped Bulcock Street, and flow into surrounding laneways, in the heart of beautiful Caloundra on the Sunshine Coast.

Stay tuned for more upcoming events….

Kind regards,
Rob Dunn & our family team at A.E.C.C.