media releases

Meet the EAT LOCAL Authors

Meet the EAT LOCAL Authors

Meet the EAT LOCAL Book authors Christine Sharp and Brenda Fawdon at one of these delicious events, being held across the region before and during Eat Local Week. You can meet the authors, buy the book and taste the dishes at these events. Eat Local Food, Styling...

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Scenic stop for Tourism Australia boss

Scenic stop for Tourism Australia boss

Tourism Australia managing director John O’Sullivan flew into the Scenic Rim for a stunning overview of the delicious experiences on offer to tourists. The visit was instigated by Federal Member Scott Buchholz, in conjunction with the Scenic Rim Regional Council’s...

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Meet the Makers

Meet the Makers

The Scenic Rim is home to some fabulous farmers, producers, and chefs. These talented people are the backbone of Scenic Rim Eat Local Week, where you can visit the farms, taste the food and meet the makers. Four Scenic Rim foodie locals spoke with ABC Gold Coast's...

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Funding for interactive food & wine adventure platform

Funding for interactive food & wine adventure platform

Sourcing Scenic Rim produce, and taking a regional food adventure, will be easier than ever thanks to a new interactive platform showcasing the businesses producing, preparing and serving local products. The Scenic Rim Regional Council, and its signature food and wine...

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Ultimate chemistry class in a brewery!

Ultimate chemistry class in a brewery!

Here's a school science project you could definitely get excited about! Year 11 Boonah High School chemistry students have brewed an alcoholic ginger beer which will be launched during Scenic Rim Eat Local Week. The students worked with Mike Webster from Scenic Rim...

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Who grew your food? Growing appetite for real farm experiences

Who grew your food? Growing appetite for real farm experiences

City consumers have a growing hunger for authentic food and farming experiences. Farmers in the productive Scenic Rim, one-hour southwest of Brisbane, are seizing the opportunity to connect with their customers and turn them into ‘agvocates’. Scenic Rim Eat Local...

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Take a school holiday food & farming adventure

Take a school holiday food & farming adventure

Food tastes so much better when you know where it was grown. During the June-July school holidays take a real food and farming adventure in the Scenic Rim during Eat Local Week. Take a farm to fork journey at a carrot farm, see cows being milked by robots, or learn...

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Feast on Scenic Rim Eat Local Week

Feast on Scenic Rim Eat Local Week

SCENIC Rim Eat Local Week plates up from June 24, with a delicious schedule of food and farming events. The festival of food and farming is now in its seventh year and showcases the bounty of fresh produce, wine, beer, milk and gourmet products that grow in the...

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Delicious launch for Eat Local Week 2017

Delicious launch for Eat Local Week 2017

MORE than 190 southeast Queensland food producers, chefs and food enthusiasts attended the launch of Scenic Rim Eat Local Week. The launch at Moda Events Portside was a delicious celebration of the Scenic Rim’s farmers, produce and chefs. Scenic Rim Eat Local Week...

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