FAQs | Moreton Bay Food and Wine Festival

FAQs

Got a burning question about the upcoming Moreton Bay Food + Wine Festival?

Below we’ve answered some of the frequently asked questions, but if we’ve missed something, please don’t hesitate to send us a message.

Festival Details

The festival precinct is open:

Saturday, 7th September from 10am until 8pm

AND

Sunday, 8th September from 8am until 4pm

As part of the extended festival program, there are some events that are happening outside of these times. Please refer to the workshops and events page for times and details.

The festival precinct winds its way along Redcliffe Parade, Redcliffe, QLD 4020 (all the way from the corner of Humpybong Esplanade up to the corner of Anzac Avenue).

A number of restaurants and cafes are hosting events as part of the program all located along Redcliffe Parade.

Saturday: 10am - 8pm
Saturday Night Official After Party (Mon Komo Hotel): 8pm - 3am
Sunday: 8am - 4pm

Entry to the festival precinct is FREE all weekend long.

The festival precinct boasts stacks of free entertainment including live entertainment, cooking demonstrations, pop-up bars, access to local cafes and restaurants, the Dessert Lane, Food Truck Alley, and of course the Saturday night Fireworks.

Also running in conjunction with the FREE festival precinct is a number of ticketed events from our local retailers and operators. Please visit the workshops and events page to purchase tickets.

Yes, you’re four-legged friend is welcome (the festival even has a Dog Café at Grind Coffee Bar for them to enjoy a puppuccino). However, we ask that you keep your dog on a leash. If you are with your fur-baby, you might be restricted from entering some food establishments due to health & safety. Please also note, owners are 100% responsible for their animal’s behavior and for picking up after them.

Think you’ve got the best-looking pooch around? It’s your fur-baby’s time to shine. Join the Dog Costume Parade where pooches will be judged on showmanship, humour, costume and behaviour. There are some pawsome prizes up for grabs!

Yes the festival is an all ages event.

At the Festival

Yes, children under the age of 18 are allowed into the licensed area, however must be accompanied by a guardian at all times.

No, the consumption of alcohol is only permitted within a licensed area.

Yes, first aid and security will be onsite all weekend long.

Yes there will be multiple ATM's available.

Smoking is not permitted along Redcliffe Parade or within 5 metres of any entrance point.

The festival precinct does have two designated smoking areas (in Anzac Place and in Baker Street). Please ensure you smoke in these areas only.

EITHER! You can pay with cash or card. Whatever your preference.

Festival cups and stubby coolers are available at the Kindred Beach TeePee Bar, Garden Bar, Craft Brews by the Bay Bar and the Information Tent.

Getting Involved

Vendor applications are NOW CLOSED for 2019.

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Vendor applications are NOW CLOSED for 2019.

Follow us on Facebook and Instagram for announcements.

Artist applications are NOW CLOSED for 2019.

Please email events.support@mbrit.com.au with artist details and we will keep you in mind for future events.

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Parking & Shuttle Bus

Park for FREE at Pearson Park (Klingner Road) and catch the FREE shuttle bus running from the park to the Free Festival Precinct.

Yes! Leave the car at home and catch the train to the Kippa-Ring Station and utilise the FREE festival shuttle bus to and from the station (running in conjunction with train arrival times).

Shuttle bus operating times:
Sat - 10am -9pm
Sun - 8am - 5pm

Yes. Limited disabled parking available in the car park adjacent to the Redcliffe RSL.

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