Great Australian Bites - Bargara

Neilson Park, Bargara
1pm – 6pm, Sunday 26 January 2020

Come along to Great Australian Bites, Bargara on Sunday 26 January, to enjoy a traditional railway picnic. The afternoon will be filled with activities including a sand sculpture competition, mini sports and demonstrations by Artisan BBQ. 

Pop-up stalls will be serving up delectable dishes from local restaurants including Nana’s Pantry and Bundy Fried Chicken, while home-grown performers take to the stage with a lively music program sure to keep you and the family entertained throughout the afternoon. 

Stage entertainment 

1pm   Official welcome 
1.15pm   National Anthem (Spargo Brothers) 
1.20pm   Spargo Brothers 
2.10pm   Anzac biscuit eating competition 
2.20pm   Hats On 
4.15pm   The Purple Hills 
6pm   Unity Drummers Bundaberg 

Demonstrations by Artisan BBQ 

1pm   From Paddock to Plate – whole lamb Patagonian style 
3pm   Tomahawk Steaks with chimichurri 
5pm   Rural Fire Service “Thank You” Feast 


All day   Beach swimming 
1pm – 2pm   Labyrinth beach walk 
3.30pm – 5.30pm   Sand sculpture competition 
1pm – 4pm   Mini sports 
4pm   Event concludes

Program subject to change

Presented by the Queensland Government in partnership with Bundaberg Regional Council and the National Australia Day Council and proudly supported by Triple M.

Find out about the other Great Australian Bites events taking place across Queensland.

Logos: Bundaberg Regional Council and Triple M

Check out some highlights from last year’s event below.