Good news for foodies (and anyone else who enjoys good food): the 2016 Gold Coast Food & Wine Expo starts this Friday January 22nd and continues over Saturday and Sunday at the Gold Coast Convention Centre.
With more than 150 gourmet exhibitors attending the event, you will be able to enjoy a wide range of free tastings.
There will be cooking demonstrations from celebrity cooks including Ben Milbourne, Georgia Barnes and Jessie Spiby from MasterChef, and Carly & Tresne from My Kitchen Rules.
There will also be some free classes held in the Appreciation Area, and the chance to enjoy a meal designed and prepared by one of the MasterChef favourites (limited to 35 seats per day, addition booking/ticket required). Edit: these meals are now completely booked out.
Day passes are $22 and an unlimited-entry three day pass is $50 (adult prices, not including booking fee). You can get more information and make a booking here.
Gold Coast Food & Wine Expo Opening Hours:
Friday January 22nd – 11am – 8pm
Saturday January 23rd – 10am – 6pm
Sunday January 24th – 10am – 5pm
The Gold Coast Convention Centre is located at 2684-2690 Gold Coast Highway in Broadbeach.