Nosh on the Namoi

Sat, 09/04/2011 - 10:00 - 16:00
Narrabri will be holding their annual food and wine festival, Nosh on the Namoi, on April 9, 2011. Held on the banks of the Narrabri Creek, the festival has enjoyed enormous success since its inception in 2003, with 2011 promising to be even bigger than ever. Showcasing a wide variety of local produce Nosh is the perfect opportunity to savour the fruits of this rich agricultural region. Nosh on the Namoi promises entertainment for the whole family. Between 10am and 4pm visitors are invited to explore the wares over 40 local exhibitors offering tasty gourmet samples, which include olives, pasta, wines, bread and pork. Products will be available for purchase on the day. There will be a live jazz band providing background music as you wander throughout the picturesque grounds of the Crossing Theatre. The Nosh committee is pleased to welcome back food guru Ed Halmagyi, aka Fast Eddie from Better Homes and Gardens, who will be leading cooking demonstrations throughout the day. Be sure to catch the firth annual “Courier Cook Off”. A real crowd puller this heated competition pits local BBQ aficionado’s against each other in a race to create the best meal. Using a mixture of local Nosh exhibited products the competition is as mouth watering as it is exciting! Children will be entertained in the Children’s Activity Marquee with Plaster Moulds, Face Painting, Balloons and Story Time. There will also be a Baby Change area and Mother’s Rest area. In the evening festivities will continue with the Nosh Night Out, an exciting evening of culinary delights incorporating the best elements from the exhibitors and other Regional food producers. Visitors to the day function of Nosh on the Namoi will enjoy free admission, and are encouraged to stay on and enjoy a meal and live entertainment on the banks of the Narrabri Creek behind the Crossing Theatre, Narrabri.

Contact Details

Narrabri Shire Visitor Information Centre
(02) 6799 6760